The changing season means a lot of things – Leaves are starting to darken and drifting away from their branches, the days are getting shorter and colder, and everyone is conspiring to scare the s*** out of you. When you start to see a lot of carved pumpkins decorated outside the doors and long queue in front of the costume stores, just know it’s the scariest time of the year ‘HALLOWEEN’. And, so is the time for Scary Flicks. In this spirit, we have compiled a list of best Halloween Movies.
Thanks to hundreds of streaming video services, there are now many ghoulish and frightening options available to binge-watch on the Hallo-Eve. But too many offerings are a cheesy, B-grade movies. For a truly terrifying time, the classics are always the best way to go.
When it comes to the best Halloween movies of all time, we’re obviously talking about horror, bloodbaths, kills, monsters, witches, troll, ghouls, and not-to-forget sexy vampires. Horror movies come in all shapes and sizes—just like candies and chocolates, right?
We can fill the list with sweetness and fluff with musical horror movies like ‘The Night Before Christmas,' or Psycho killer like ‘Scream.' Or we could also spice-up the list with down-and-dirty stuff, the bad-for-you stuff, which becomes your worst nightmares like ‘Insidious,' ‘Conjuring,' ‘Grave Encounter’ and much more. Guess what; this is what we have done, we have crafted a list of best Halloween movies with some laughs, a lot of scares and kills. Some of the titles listed below are best horror movies for all times, some have won the Oscar, some are foreign made, but all have one thing common, they all are prepared to give you Goosebumps on Hallo-Eve.
So, let’s hit the road and check what each stop has stored for us to the Halloween Town.
List of 20 Best Halloween Movies of All Times
1. The Nun
The Nun movie plot revolves around the story happen before Conjuring, where a priest with a haunted past on the threshold of her taking the final vows, send to investigate a murder of another nun in Romania by the Vatican City. There she encounters a demonic force in the form of an evil nun.
2. The Conjuring
The plot of the movie is based on a family of Carolyn and Roger Perron. Who put all their savings into buying a house into a dilapidated Rhode Island farm. Soon strange things start happening, and the family contacted Ed and Lorraine Warren, to examine the house. What they found is a whole new steeped of satanic haunting.
3. Insidious Chapter 1
It is a gripping story of a family who tried to find their son Darren after an incident happened in the attic. Little do they know is that their son is lost in another world called “Further” – a place between life and death.
A 1980's couple begins to experience terrifying supernatural occurrences involving after buying and bringing a vintage doll shortly to their home. The couple soon invaded by satanic cultists and murdered brutally. The cultist captures the body of the doll so severely that nothing can make them leave.
When a masked-hooded killer is chasing you; knows all about you and picks one-by-one every member of your group and murdered them for no apparent reason, and you know you are next, what will you do? SCREAMMMMMM….
6. The Babadook
When a character of your Son’s picture book—the tall, top hat-wearing spook named the Babadook—begins to creep beyond the pages of picture-book and come alive to wreaks havoc on the you and your son, what will you do? Fight or hide?
7. Get Out
Sometimes people are not exactly what they look they are. They are monsters from inside. What if someone hates you and want to kill you for the color of you skin? What will you do? A story beyond humanity – racism at its worst.
8. Rosemary's Baby
Mia Farrow's Rosemary becomes increasingly panicked about her painful pregnancy and the mysterious neighbors in a building with a history of Satanism.
9. The House of the Devil
When you accept a job offer for babysitting the son of the Satan, without knowing you entering in the house of DEVIL. A story untold, that reveals itself in the most frightfully spooky incidents.
10. The Exorcist
Simply put, there's no better film to watch—for the first time, or for the 100th—very late at night, with the lights off, by yourself.
It is a tradition to watch this movie on Halloween, like without Christmas Tree, Christmas is incomplete, Hallo-Eve is incomplete without watching this movie.
12. The Shining
One of the best horror movie ever-made. Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of Stephen King's bestseller generates terror from its meticulous film making.
13. A Nightmare on Elm Street
The story of a child molester who returns from the dead to prey upon his killers' children in dreams.
14. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
If bloodbaths turn you on, then this movie is a PORN for you. Hooper's original 1974 roundhouse, about a hippie-hating family with a house notable for its giant meet hooks, human bone furniture, and flammable slaughterhouse will make your Hallo-Eve just the way you want it to be.
15. American Psycho
One of the best work of Christian Bale as a Psycho killer who loves nothing more than the sound of screams and crunching bones.
16. The Evil Dead
Sam Raimi's 1981 indie debut—about a group of kids who unleash demonic forces while staying at a remote cabin in the woods—produces greater anxiety.
17. The Ring
If you watch the tape, your phone will ring and a spooky voice appears from the other side telling you that you will die in seven days… WAIT! No one tell me if weekend counts (LOL)
18. Poltergeist (1982)
A story of a house builds on symmetry where a family was visited by the ghosts who appears friendly at first moving objects from one place to another and then start terrorizing the family and finally kidnapped the youngest daughter.
19. Practical Magic (1998)
Two witch sisters, raised by their eccentric aunts in a small town, face closed-minded prejudice and a curse which threatens to prevent them ever finding lasting love.
20. Friday the 13th (1980)
A group of campers, who tried to reopen the farm which was closed years ago, was stalked and brutally murdered by an unknown assailant.
All these and many more scary flicks are available on
- HBO Go
- Amazon Prime
To rent, buy or stream online. Don’t compromise on HD quality with free streaming services. Free streaming is not always secure and provides you the best quality video. We recommend if you want to feel fear running in your veins, watch these movies on Netflix and Amazon.
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