By Jacqueline Nguyen
Marnie Cromwell wants to go to a costume party on Halloween, much to her mother’s disapproval. When Marnie discovers she’s a witch, she is put to the task of solving the case of the disappearing creatures in Halloweentown.
A team of four middle-aged scientists lose their jobs and are faced with a war against the supernatural in this classic. Now they are tasked with not only defeating ghosts, but also preventing the apocalypse. Who you gonna call?
After moving into Salem, Massachusetts, clueless teenager Max Dennison explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani only to release a coven of evil witches. The kids, with the help of a magical cat, must find the book of spells before the witches can become immortal.
The Nightmare Before Christmas
A classic for both Halloween and Christmas seasons, this movie is about Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, “who has grown so tired of the same old thing.” He craves more in his life than the banal Halloween props and traditions he sees every year in Halloweentown and hopes to spice things up. Catchy musical numbers ahead.
The Haunted Mansion
Realtor Jim Evers, played by Eddie Murphy, and his family go on a vacation after Jim is accused of neglecting his family. They make a detour at a mysterious mansion to find that they become trapped in it. As they try to make it out alive, Jim learns an important lesson about his family.