IT’S the spookiest time of the year, so here’s a rundown of some of the most frightful family flicks available on Netflix, Now TV and Disney Life this Halloween. You’ll be ‘ghoulish’ to miss any of them!
Halloweentown (PG) – Disney Life
After learning she is a witch, 13-year-old Marnie follows her grandma back home on Halloween night… and guess where she lives! Welcome to Halloweentown – a home for monsters, vampires, witches and all things magical.
Monster House (PG) – Netflix
Three friends discover the truth about a creepy home in their neighbourhood. Not only does the infamous house have a personality of its very own, but it seems to be eating people!
All Hallows’ Eve (PG) – Netflix
On Halloween night, Eve discovers she is a witch and accidentally calls upon the spirit of a deadly, deceased relative – a vengeful witch – who wants to enslave Eve’s town.
Ghostbusters (12A) – Netflix
The 2016 remake of the 1980s classic stars Kristen Wiig, and will have you and your family howling with laughter. When ghosts invade Manhattan, a team of female ghost hunters are called in to save the public from some seriously spooky, supernatural disasters.
The Addams Family (PG) – Amazon Prime
The Addams Family is a dark comedy about the kookiest family you’ll ever meet. When a stranger claims to be the family’s long-lost Uncle Fester, the Addams family are determined to uncover the truth.
The Haunted Mansion (PG)– Disney Life
Eddie Murphy stars in this Disney comedy based on the classic theme park ride. An estate agent and his family are summoned to a mysterious mansion, which they soon discover is haunted.
Hocus Pocus (PG) – Disney Life
There’s far more than just a bunch of hokum going on when teenager Max accidentally brings three sister witches back from the dead on Halloween night. This is a Halloween cult-classic that’s not be missed.
Frankenweenie (PG) – Disney Life
This Tim Burton animation is the perfect Halloween treat for the whole fam. When young Victor’s dog passes away, he attempts to bring the pup back to life via some seriously powerful science. Frankenweenie is a clever adaptation of Mary Shelley’s famous novel Frankenstein.
Hotel Transylvania (PG) – Amazon Prime
Ever wondered where monsters go when they need a holiday? Welcome to the five-stake hotel, Hotel Transylvania – a getaway for monsters that’s run by spooky legend Dracula. And there are no humans allowed!
Who you gonna call?!
Morticia and Gomez Addams from The Addams Family The Sanderson sisters from Disney’s Hocus Pocus