Halloween is just around the corner and if like us you’re looking for some ways to get in the mood for it that don’t involve getting dressed up in your outfit too early, then look no further. We’ve compiled a list of some of the spookiest films for you to watch to scare yourself into Halloween!

Hocus Pocus

A retro classic from 1993! Hocus Pocus is the perfect film to get in the mood with the three witch sisters who get resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts and it’s up to two teenagers (one of whom is a cat!) to end their reign of terror once and for all. 

The Corpse Bride

A Tim Burton classic, perfect for any age too! The Corpse Bride is a classic, featuring Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter to bring you a spooky treat. 

The Little Vampire

Could you imagine being best friends with a vampire? That’s what Jonathan Lipnicki does in The Little Vampire, based on the popular books he adds a bit of adventure to his life. Another one that is perfect for the whole family!

The Shining

A scary classic that definitely isn’t suitable for the whole family! This Stephen King classic starring Jack Nicholson is sure to get you in the mood for Halloween and give you a fright! 

Scary Movie

Another one that definitely isn’t for the family, Scary Movie is the perfect film to give you a light hearted take on a frightening movie! 

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