All Hallows Eve celebration is very popular all over the world. The tradition to put on scary costumes have spread widely in 21 century. But what to do if you don’t like noisy celebrations? Invite Halloween to your home with several atmospheric movies! Here are thematic film sets! No need to spend a lot of time choosing what to watch! Jiji made it instead of you!
If you want to watch some interesting movies with your children, probably, you will not play any Stephen’s King film.
Nest 3 sets are for you!
When you think about Tim Burton, first that comes to mind is cute horror cartoons. Well, any thing, created by this master of good monsters is very memorable.
- Corpse Bride
- Dark Shadows
- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
- The Nightmare Before Christmas
But note – when children go to bed, you can start watching more adult Burton’s creations like Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and Sleepy Hollow.
2. Traditional family values
Next movie set consists of good old family spooky movies. Once you see it, never stop loving!
- The Addams Family
- Addams Family Values
- Edward Scissorhands
- Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
- Elvira’s Haunted Hills
- Hocus Pocus
3. New era of fairy tales
It is not a secret, that original fairy tales about Snow White and Red Riding Hood were scary and full of savageness. Some Hollywood adaptations saved this spirit, but are still suitable for children!
- Red Riding Hood 2011
- Tale of Tales
- Beauty and the Beast
- Snow White and the Huntsman
- Into the Woods
4. Welcome Rob Zombie!
If you like movies full of meet and blood, killing people and with trashy plot – Rob Zombie creates his films for you! Enter the house full of sin, evil clowns and disgusting protagonists! You will like villains more than good guys – they are too stupid to survive!
- House of 1000 Corpses
- The Devil’s Rejects
- Halloween II
- The Haunted World of El Superbeasto
5. Immortal 80-s effects
Puppet monsters, crazy howling in the night and you still can’t get your eyes from screen – that’s about next set! Make a mystical trip with Ash and brothers Gecko to the era of cheap but scary special effects!
- The Evil Dead
- The Evil Dead 2
- Army of Darkness
- From Dusk Till Dawn
Stories written by Clive Barker about Pinhead and his friends started new era in horror movies. While King’s stories are more scientific and modern, Barker revives ancient evil. This evil is not bad, it just exists. And needs people sufferings, crave for human flash. Villains in black leather, innocent heroes and a lot of fear and pain.
Three, four, Better lock your door
Five, six, grab a crucifix.
Seven, eight, Gonna stay up late.
Nine, ten, Never sleep again….
Who do not know about Freddy Krueger? This name is whole epoch. If you want to sleep, Freddy will get you – beware!
Evil Leprechaun like his coins and hates dirty shoes. But more of all he hates when somebody steals his gold! All Leprechaun adventures are about golden coins. Even hundred years in the future he is a gold hunter!
- Fright Night
Four movies – two from 1980s and two reboots from 2010s representing same plots. Chose what SGI style you like more!
As it was said, Barker is a horror master. next set of classic horror movies ca complete Halloween atmosphere with old legends of the past – strange creatures from cemetery, evil beloved from past life, fresh meet for ugly creatures, stigmata and demons in the clergyman’s home… Prey this never happen to you.
- The Midnight Meat Train
- The Evil Clergyman
- Book of Blood
You can watch old Dracula movies with Bela Lugosi, Christopher Lee, Karmilla etc., but there are another vampire movies, where vampires are not just undead with blood thirst, they love, suffer, and still drink blood…
- Dracula 2000
- Only Lovers Left Alive
- Queen of the Damned
- Dracula Untold
- Underworld franchise
And Here comes Blade and Van Helsing who kills vampires without any remorse!
- Blade 2
- Blade: Trinity
- Van Helsing
Esthetics of mad scientist who try to revive human being and creates a monster is very popular for more than 300 hundred years! Good
- I, Frankenstein
- Frankenstein 1931
- Victor Frankenstein
- Mary Reilly
In 1990-s several really good movies saw the world. This list contains best adaptations of classic horrors ever!
- Wolf 1994
- Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
- Bram Stoker’s Dracula
This set contains movies with a lot of stories and a liters of blood and that’s all you need to know.
- The Penny Dreadful Picture Show (2013)
- Trick ‘r Treat 2007
- The ABCs of Death
- The ABCs of Death 2
The Crow is one of the best Halloween stories. In memory of Brandon Lee…
Did you find movie you’d like to watch in Halloween? Write in comments!