Halloween not feel the same this year? It's colder outside and restrictions have meant that we won't be celebrating it in the same way with your little ghouls and vampires. If you haven't got the time or energy to turn your living room into a witches den and you have Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, why not get the family together and snuggle up for a few of these handpicked movies!
Grab the popcorn...
Here's what to watch on Netflix
Monster House (2006) PG
Three friends uncover the truth about a scary abandoned house in their neighbourhood that has a personality of it's own and seems to be eating people.
Hotel Transylvania (2012) U
Hotel Transylvania owner Dracula pulls double duty as an overprotective dad when an unwelcome suitor shows interest in his teenage daughter.
The Addams Family (2019) PG
Leading gloomy lives in isolation, a family of ghouls moves to a bland suburb where a reality TV show host's community plan cramps their style.
Monster Island (2017) PG
When a teenager discovers he's not really human, he ventures out to a remote island to explore his roots and confronts a series of wild challenges.
A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting (2020) PG
Recruited by a secret society of babysitters, a high schooler battles the Boogeyman and his monsters when they nab the boy she's watching on Halloween.
Goosebumps (2015) PG
A teem is glum about moving to a small town until he falls for his new neighbour. But her dad is a horror writer whose scary world soon turns real.
Gnome Alone (2018) PG
After moving into a new house with her mom, high schooler Chloe discovers a troupe of talking garden gnomes who need her help saving the world.
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) PG
After their parents are tragically killed, three orphans are taken in by the dastardly Count Olaf, who hopes to snatch their inheritance from them.
Trick or Treaters (2007) All
Three robbers roaming the countryside kidnap a young girl they believe they can hold for ransom, but she;s actually an orphan.
Here's what to watch on Amazon Prime Video
Halloween Island (2019) PG
Three kids face an ancient curse in the fun-filled adventure.
Spooky Kids (2016)
When the world's first half witch, half vampire brother and sister get tired of life in their parents dingy castle they transport themselves to the outside world in the hope of living a normal life. What they don't know is that their parents have a mortal enemy, Professor Prater, who wants to kidnap them in revenge for a terrible curse that was placed on him years ago.
The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011)
Zeus & the Bannisters have moved into a new house, just in time for Halloween! Everything seems to be going well until they notice strange lights and sounds coming from the neighbour Eli's house.
Spooky Stakeout (2017) PG
Prepare to be totally spooked with a one-of-a-kind ghost busting adventure. When four friends are hired as ghost hunters to investigate a peculiar case of a haunted castle, they are in for an unexpected surprise. From their previous work they realise that there is a strange similarity across all three mysteries. Full of age-appropriate scares and fun-filled humour, perfect for a scary night in!