Looking for the best Halloween movies for kids and families? It is always so much fun to host a family movie night centered around some of our favorite Halloween flicks!
Who doesn’t loves a good family movie night at home?!?
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We always look forward to getting into some comfy clothes and turning on one of our family-favorite Halloween movies! Throw in some pizza, popcorn and yummy treats and you have a perfect recipe for making the sweetest family memories!
And the Halloween season is extra fun with PLENTY of family friendly movie choices for your next family movie night!
Looking for suggestions? Here is a list of some of our favorites that are sure to help create special memories with your family this Halloween season!
Where Can You Find These Movies?
Since Blockbuster is no longer in existence (remember that place?!?)…some of our favorites from over the years are sometimes hard to find! We always try to check our subscriptions that we already have first like: Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Movies, Hulu, our local library, etc.
If we can’t find it at any of those places, then we will start checking around at places like Redbox (for a minimum fee) or something like that.
And when all else fails, you can usually find them pretty inexpensively on Amazon to purchase (or rent!), if it’s a movie you LOVE and want to add to your collection!
Our Favorite Tried and True Family Halloween Movies!
We took a poll with the family to see what their favorite Halloween movies are. Be sure to ask your family to see if there is one that they always love to watch! It is always fun to see what they say!
Here are our family’s favorites…
Matt’s Pick: Ernest Scared Stupid
Michelle’s Pick: Hocus Pocus
Jack’s Pick: Scared Shrekless
Eli’s Pick: Hotel Transylvania 1-3
Maggie’s Pick: The Nightmare Before Christmas
Disney’s Best Halloween Movies for Kids!
And if you are a big Disney fan (like we are!), here are some of the best Halloween movies for kids from Disney! From classics like “The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad” to monster-themed “Monsters, Inc,” there are plenty to choose from!
Don’t forget to check Disney+ (or if it is a family favorite, you might just want to go ahead and buy a copy for your family!)
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
Toy Story of Terror
Pooh’s Heffalump Halloween Movie
Halloweentown & Halloweentown II
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Treat
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Monster Musical
More of the Best Halloween Movies for Kids!
There are so many great Halloween movies from our childhood that we love to share with our kids! We also have discovered some new ones over the years that the kids love to watch year after year!
Here are few more Halloween movies for kids that you can try on your next movie night!
It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown
Spookley the Square Pumpkin
Monsters vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins
Room on the Broom
Peppa Pig: Pumpkin Party
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman and Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein
Double Double Toil and Trouble
Check the Reviews Before You View!
As always, be sure to take into consideration your child’s viewing abilities. When our kids were younger, some movies were a little intense for them.
One of our favorite online resources is called “Common Sense Media” and will give you reviews with families in mind. It’s a great place to read feedback from other families and usually is pretty spot on.
So be sure to check out the movie there beforehand so you know what to expect!
Final Thoughts on the Best Halloween Movies for Kids!
Halloween is a great time to make fun memories with your family! There are plenty of options for Halloween movies to make your next movie night a howling good time!
Grab a pizza, pop some popcorn and bake some fun Halloween cookies while you have your next Halloween themed family movie night and you will be well on your way to making some special memories that last a lifetime!
What about you and your family? What are some of your favorite Halloween movies that the whole family enjoys? Be sure to leave a comment below! We would LOVE to hear your ideas!
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