Top Ten Halloween Movie Picks – for a spooky night in

When October creeps around, it gets dark early, there’s a chill in the air and it always seems like a good time to throw a movie night and put on a scary film.

Halloween wouldn’t be Halloween without the movies that go along with it. Make sure to turn off all the lights, lock every door, and settle into your at-home movie night experience with the best of the best Halloween movies. Below are 10 movies that we think you should watch (or binge).

Of course, we recommend you watch your favourite Halloween movie in style with our Movie Night Package.

Halloween Classics

They might be ancient, but they can still scare you silly.

  1. Halloween (1978)

A classic John Carpenter horror movie that introduced the infamous Michael Myers. Prepare to be at the edge of your seat when watching this merciless thrill of horror.

  1. The Omen (1976)

Based loosely on a true story which adds to the chills. Filled with mysterious deaths and 10/10 shock value.

  1. The Shining (1980)

One of the scariest classic tales ever made, a simple concept made into an unforgettable, psychological horror.

Halloween with a hint of Comedy

These horror comedy films will make you laugh and scream.

  1. Beetlejuice (1988)

A classic Tim Burton comedy horror, which is often described as spectacularly weird, but always a Halloween favourite.

  1. Shaun of The Dead (2004)

This parody movie is notorious for its great mixture of wit, violence, and romance.

Halloween but Family Friendly

There’s nothing like a little scare to bring you closer to your loved ones.

  1. Casper (1995)

Everybody’s childhood favourite and a great choice to watch with the kids.

  1. The Addams Family (2019)

A great family movie which features many iconic personalities and witty dark humour.

Halloween Movie Marathons

Why only watch one movie on your movie night, when you can scare yourself silly all night long.

  1. A Quiet Place (2018) (2020)

An overall nerve-shredding must-watch horror sequel. Once you watch the first you’ll definitely be itching to watch the next.

  1. Don’t Breathe (2016) (2021)

A thrilling horror which will have you sweating by the end. Jaw dropping plot twists after plot twists.

  1. The Conjuring (2013) (2016) (2021)

The best kind of Halloween sequel: A heart-racing, brutal and gruesome watch.

Let us know which movie you chose at