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Movie watching is a great way to celebrate and prepare for holidays, especially Halloween. From the ’70s and beyond, there have been several Halloween movies that became cult classics. There’s less than two weeks before Halloween arrives and we’ve got you covered on nine of the best Halloween movies to watch up until the spooky holiday.

Halloween (1978)

"Halloween" 1978 Original Movie Trailer (HD)

Original Trailer for the first movie of "Halloween" John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN premiered on October 25th, 1978. A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.

John Carpenter’s Halloween follows murderer Michael Myers as he escapes a psychiatric hospital the night prior to Halloween before he returns to his hometown to torture Jamie Lee Curtis.

Hocus Pocus (1993)

Hocus Pocus (1993) Trailer #1 | Movieclips Classic Trailers

Check out the official Hocus Pocus (1993) Trailer starring Bette Midler! Let us know what you think in the comments below. ► Buy or Rent on FandangoNOW: Starring: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy Directed By: Kenny Ortega Synopsis: A curious youngster moves to Salem, where he struggles to fit in before awakening a trio of diabolical witches that were executed in the 17th century.

Based in Salem, Massachusetts, Hocus Focus chronicles three witches who get accidentally resurrected by three teens on Halloween night.

Scream (1996)

Official Trailer: Scream (1996)

A killer known as "Ghostface" begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the "Rules" of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.

A group of California teens uses what they know about horror movies in an attempt to outsmart-real-life-murderers.

The Craft (1996)

The Craft (1996) - Official Trailer (HD)

CLICK TO SUBSCRIBE: Follow us on TWITTER: Follow us on FACEBOOK: "The smartest and most satisfying horror thriller to come out in a while ... a kind of supernatural Heathers." - San Francisco Gate Sarah has always been different. So as the newcomer at St.

A quartet of teenage high school girls gets crafty with magic tricks, conjuring up trouble for all who crosses them.

Caroline (2009)

Coraline - Official Trailer

For Your Consideration in All Categories including Best Animated Feature The Years Most Nominated Animated Feature! 10 Annie Award Nominations including Best Animated Feature!

Coraline, based on the popular book, chronicles a young girl who ends up in an eerie version of her own world by accident.

Beetlejuice (1988)

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Check out the official Beetlejuice (1988) Trailer starring Michael Keaton! Let us know what you think in the comments below. ► Buy or Rent on FandangoNOW: Starring: Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Michael Keaton Directed By: Tim Burton Synopsis: A recently-deceased husband and wife commission a bizarre demon to drive an obnoxious family out of their home.

The Tim Burton-directed movie follows a recently deceased couple who become ghosts and haunt their former home.

The Addams Family (1991)

The Addams Family Trailer

Trailer for 'The Addams Family' starring Raul Julia, Angelica Huston, Christopher Lloyd, and Christina Ricci.

The Addams Family is a gothic comedy that follows a family as they get conned by people, including someone who claims to be their Uncle Fester, a long-lost brother.

Us (2019)

Us - Official Trailer [HD]

Us In Theaters March 22, 2019 After sending shockwaves across contemporary culture and setting a new standard for provocative, socially-conscious horror films with his directorial debut, Get Out, Academy Award®-winning visionary Jordan Peele returns with another original nightmare that he has written, directed and produced.

Directed by Jordan Peele, this thriller stars Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, and Elisabeth Moss.

Practical Magic (1988)

Practical Magic - Original Theatrical Trailer

Uploaded by Warner Bros. on 2015-07-24.

Two supernatural sisters attempt to end a family curse that inhibits them from finding true love.



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