Halloween isn’t just trick-or-treating and haunted houses. It is also the perfect time to relax, stay at home with your favorite drink and popcorn, and enjoy not-so-scary movies with your entire family.
Netflix is streaming a ton of kid-friendly Halloween movies that are more treat than trick. Wholesome spooky movies like the timeless classic Casper to modern favorites like Coco are available for the whole family to enjoy. So we’ve come up of a list of the best Halloween movies perfectly catered for the whole family.
The award-winning animated feature by Pixar is centered around the Day of the Dead, a Mexican holiday that celebrates loved ones that has passed away. Miguel, a 12 year old boy is accidentally transported to the Land of the Dead and sets on a quest to make his way back to the world of the living.
Mickey’s House of Villains
Mickey, Goofy, Donald and the gang go on a quest to rescue the Mouse House after the Disney Villains take over.
A Witches’ Ball
Beatrix is a charming young witch-in-training who is ready to jump into witchcraft feet first after successfully passing her tests and now thinks she’s ready to become a full-fledged witch.
Coraline discovers a strange, dream-like alternate reality when she moves into a new home. She soon finds out that this new world is nothing less of a terrifying nightmare.
The classic 80s movie is about Brian, played by Fred Savage, who befriends the monster that lives under his bed. But Brian’s perception of his new monster friend changes when he finds out that he himself is slowly turning into one.
Hotel Transylvania 3
In the latest installment of this kid-friendly spooky franchise, Dracula and his monster gang take a summer cruise away from their hotel. Things were going smoothly until a wrench is thrown into their plans when Dracula falls in love with Ericka, the ship’s mysterious captain.
Chloe, a teenage girl moves into a new house with her mother in a new town and discovers that her new home is smack right in the middle of a longstanding feud between gnomes and evil entities called Troggs.
Shrek, Donkey and the gang from the Kingdom of Far Away get together to tell you scary stories.
Kids who love the R.L. Stine series will love this bone-chilling movie sequel about two friends who come across a mysterious book that brings characters from the Goosebumps novels to life.
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