HORROR MOVIE NIGHT- Halloween night collection

Most horror movies are great to watch around halloween but these Halloween themed horror movies have true holiday spirit. This is a list of films inspired by my all-time favorite holiday. This list is not a list of best picks nor do these picks fall into any one horror sub-genre catagorie. Happy Halloween!

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1.
The Clown Murders (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
Four men kidnap an old girlfriend on Halloween night as a joke to ruin a real estate deal, only to have a very real clown-masked killer stalk them seeking revenge. (96 mins.)
Director: Martyn Burke
 
2.
Halloween (1978)
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Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield to kill again. (91 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ It's a given! ” - Gonzothefacey
 
3.
Hell Night (1981)
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Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion, where they are stalked by the monstrous survivor of a family massacre years earlier. (101 mins.)
Director: Tom De Simone
 
4.
Halloween II (1981)
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While Sheriff Brackett and Dr. Loomis hunt for Michael Myers, a traumatized Laurie is rushed to hospital, and the serial killer is not far behind her. (92 mins.)
Director: Rick Rosenthal
 
5.
Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981 TV Movie)
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In a small Southern town, a wrongfully-killed man exacts revenge on those who murdered him from beyond the grave. (96 mins.)
 
6.
Creepshow (1982)
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An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s. (120 mins.)
 
7.
Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
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Kids all over America want Silver Shamrock masks for Halloween. Doctor Daniel Challis seeks to uncover a plot by Silver Shamrock owner Conal Cochran. (98 mins.)
“ It is campy but worth a watch. ” - Gonzothefacey
 
8.
The Midnight Hour (1985 TV Movie)
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Phil, Melissa, Mitch, Mary, and Vinnie are high school friends, who unwittingly raise the dead on Halloween night. Once the dead have returned, Pitchford Cove will never be the same again....or will it? (94 mins.)
Director: Jack Bender
 
9.
Cemetery of Terror (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A professor suspects that a vicious killer may have discovered a way to return from the grave and continue his violent spree... (88 mins.)
 
10.
Deadly Friend (1986)
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After his friend is killed by her abusive father, the new kid in town attempts to save her by implanting robotic microchips into her brain. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
11.
Trick or Treat (1986)
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Sammi Curr was a famous, devil-worshiping rock star who died under mysterious circumstances. Now he wants to come back to life. Doing so requires possessing radio wave & automobiles and making a few human sacrifices. (98 mins.)
 
12.
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Ten years after his original massacre, the invalid Michael Myers awakens and returns to Haddonfield to kill his seven-year-old niece on Halloween. Can Dr. Loomis stop him? (88 mins.)
 
13.
Night of the Demons (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Ten teenagers party at an abandoned funeral parlor on Halloween night. When an evil force awakens, demonic spirits keep them from leaving and turn their gathering into a living Hell. (90 mins.)
Director: Kevin S. Tenney
“ This movie is a classic- it gave me nightmares when I was a kid. ” - Gonzothefacey
 
14.
Lady in White (1988)
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An author tells the story of how, as a young boy growing up in a small town during the 1960's, he was haunted after witnessing the murder of a little girl. (113 mins.)
Director: Frank LaLoggia
 
15.
Pumpkinhead (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
After a tragic accident, a man conjures up a towering, vengeful demon called Pumpkinhead to destroy a group of unsuspecting teenagers. (86 mins.)
Director: Stan Winston
 
16.
Hollow Gate (1988)
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At a Halloween party, a young boy is almost killed by his drunken, alcoholic father. Ten years afterward, the boy goes on a murder spree. (76 mins.)
Director: Ray Di Zazzo
 
17.
Halloween Night (1988 Video)
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A kindly old grandfather is actually the leader of a murderous satanic cult which sacrifices its victims on Halloween. (87 mins.)
Director: Jag Mundhra
 
18.
Scary Movie (1991)
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A paranoid young man gradually comes to believe that an escaped lunatic may be hiding in the neighborhood Halloween house of horrors. (82 mins.)
Director: Daniel Erickson
 
19.
Clownhouse (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Just before Halloween, three young brothers alone in a big house are menaced by three escaped mental patients who have murdered some traveling circus clowns and taken their identities. (81 mins.)
Director: Victor Salva
 
20.
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
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Ernest unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri. (91 mins.)
Director: John Cherry
 
21.
Hocus Pocus (1993)
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After three centuries, three witch sisters are resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to their reign of terror once and for all. (96 mins.)
Director: Kenny Ortega
 
22.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home cause confusion. (76 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
 
23.
Night of the Demons 2 (1994)
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High school students throw a Halloween party in a mansion haunted by a young demon. (96 mins.)
 
24.
Jack-O (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
A long long time ago a wizard was put to death, but he swore vengeance on the townsfolk that did him in... (88 mins.)
Director: Steve Latshaw
 
25.
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Laurie Strode, now the dean of a Northern California private school with an assumed name, must battle the Shape one last time and now the life of her own son hangs in the balance. (86 mins.)
Director: Steve Miner
 
26.
Idle Hands (1999)
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A teenage slacker's right hand becomes possessed with murderous intent. (92 mins.)
Director: Rodman Flender
 
27.
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of 3 people with the culprit being the legendary apparition, the Headless Horseman. (105 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
28.
Sleepy Hollow High (2000)
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5 teenagers are forced to clean up the woods of Sleepy Hollow, but one by one they are decapitated by a man with a jack-o-lantern mask and a sword, but who could it be? (90 mins.)
 
29.
Ginger Snaps (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two death-obsessed sisters, outcasts in their suburban neighborhood, must deal with the tragic consequences when one of them is bitten by a deadly werewolf. (108 mins.)
Director: John Fawcett
 
30.
Jeepers Creepers (2001)
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A brother and sister driving home through isolated countryside for spring break encounter a flesh-eating creature which is on the last day of its ritualistic eating spree. (90 mins.)
Director: Victor Salva
 
31.
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Three years after he last terrorized his sister, Michael Myers confronts her again, before traveling to Haddonfield to deal with the cast and crew of a reality show which is being broadcast from his old home. (94 mins.)
Director: Rick Rosenthal
 
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33.
Hallow's End (2003 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
Eight college students become trapped in an Annual Haunted House when an ancient spell turns them into their Halloween costumes... (90 mins.)
Director: Jon Keeyes
 
34.
Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Two American tourists on a romantic camping trip are brutally murdered. A few days later, during the ancient festival of Samhain... (78 mins.)
Director: Christian Viel
 
35.
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A naive young boy unknowingly becomes the pawn of a serial killer. (96 mins.)
Director: Jeff Lieberman
“ Great for B horror fans. ” - Gonzothefacey
 
36.
Jack O'Lantern (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  
A violent spirit that manifests itself in the form of a Jack O'Lantern avenges people who have been wronged. (94 mins.)
Director: Ron McLellen
 
37.
Dead Scared (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A teacher unlocks an ancient evil and uses his newfound powers to kill off his students one by one. (87 mins.)
Director: Rolfe Kanefsky
 
38.
The Fanglys (2004 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
In the woods outside a small Texas town, a group of friends searching for some Halloween fun discover that a local legend is not only real, but deadly. (90 mins.)
 
39.
Hellbent (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders. (84 mins.)
 
40.
The Hollow (2004 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Restless spirits stir this Hollow's Eve, beckoning Ian Cranston, the last blood relative of Ichabod Crane... (83 mins.)
Director: Kyle Newman
 
41.
Boo (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A handful of college students get trapped in a haunted hospital on Halloween. (94 mins.)
 
42.
Tales from the Grave, Volume 2: Happy Holidays (2005 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Come join the Old Crone one more time in this chilling sequel! This time around, the Crone takes you on a year's holiday journey... (90 mins.)
 
43.
The Witch's Sabbath (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
A coven of witches mask their true identity by operating the "Sin and Skin" strip club in, "The Witch's Sabbath". To keep the coven as one, they must behead 666 victims before the arrival of their Dark Lord on Halloween. (85 mins.)
Director: Jeff Leroy
 
44.
The Wickeds (2005 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
It started off as the ultimate way to spend Halloween. Seven teenagers travel to an old, decrepit house... (86 mins.)
Director: John Poague
 
45.
Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
A college student creates a drug called "Z" and sells it on campus, inadvertently resurrecting the living dead, who wreak havoc at a Halloween rave. (86 mins.)
Director: Ellory Elkayem
 
46.
The Pumpkin Karver (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
It's Halloween in West Minister, and teenager Lynn Starks is attacked by a man wearing a pumpkin face mask in the basement of her house... (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Mann
 
47.
Halloween Night (2006 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
The film follows Chris Vale (Scot Nery), a young man who was wrongly convicted of murdering his family in 1982... (85 mins.)
Director: Mark Atkins
 
48.
Halloween (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution and immediately returns to Haddonfield to find his baby sister, Laurie. (109 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
 
49.
Methodic (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Methodic tells the story of a boy who becomes demonically possessed by an ominous presence known as "The Dollman"... (97 mins.)
 
50.
Witches' Night (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Halloween weekend. A jilted groom. A hastily-organized canoe trip. A pristine river. A deep, dark forest... (81 mins.)
Director: Paul Traynor
 
51.
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Five interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: An everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a woman who loathes the night has to contend with her holiday-obsessed husband; and a mean old man meets his match with a demonic, supernatural trick-or-treater. (82 mins.)
 
52.
Mr. Halloween (2007 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
The town of Sauquoit, New York has a local legend, which says that the reclusive man who runs the annual... (111 mins.)
Director: Andrew Wolf
 
53.
House of Fears (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
The night before a local haunted house opens for Halloween, six friends sneak in for a few hours of fun... (86 mins.)
Director: Ryan Little
 
54.
Left for Dead (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Five frat boys are stalked by a machete wielding maniac, after they are involved in a horrifying Devil's Night accident. (82 mins.)
 
55.
Sam Hell (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
It's Halloween and this year's haunted house has a deadly new attraction. Sean Taylor, foreman at the haunted house... (115 mins.)
Director: Michael Bayouth
 
56.
All Hallows' Eve (2007 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
October 31st begins like any other day. Adults go to work. Children go to school. But when night falls... (73 mins.)
Director: Harry Sparks
 
57.
Murder Party (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A random invitation to a Halloween party leads a man into the hands of a rogue collective intent on murdering him for the sake of their art, sparking a bloodbath of mishap, mayhem and hilarity. (79 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Saulnier
 
58.
Don't Look in the Cellar (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  
A group of college students regret their decision to sneak into the cellar of a haunted asylum on Halloween. One by one they encounter Smiley, the last of a flawed bloodline. (90 mins.)
Director: Dennis Devine
 
59.
Spirits of the Fall (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Chris, a widower, while living in his hotel, strange things begin to happen. Voices in the night and... (90 mins.)
Director: Russ Diapper
 
60.
Hallows Eve: Slaughter on Second Street (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Days before the annual opening of Slaughter on Second Street, Owensboro's premiere haunted attraction... (98 mins.)
Director: P.J. Starks
 
61.
Haunted Hay Ride: The Movie (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A supernatural serial killing stalks and murders the customers and workers at an elaborate Halloween Farm featuring an impressive Hay Ride attraction. (94 mins.)
 
62.
In Search of Lovecraft (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  
While shooting a Halloween news story on horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, reporter Rebecca Marsh discovers that the "fiction" Lovecraft wrote is actually true and the creatures and cults described in his writings really exist. (98 mins.)
Director: David J. Hohl
 
63.
The Caretaker (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
A group of boys think that taking their girlfriends to a haunted house is all in good fun, but it turns out that the urban legend about the place is very real. (82 mins.)
Director: Bryce Olson
 
64.
Halloween II (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister. (105 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
 
65.
Stan Helsing (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
It's Halloween night, and slacker video clerk Stan Helsing along with his insanely sexy ex-girlfriend ... (108 mins.)
Director: Bo Zenga
 
66.
Scare Zone (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Scare Zone is OLIVER's pride and joy. Sure, it's just another strip-mall Halloween Horror House, but as always... (88 mins.)
Director: Jon Binkowski
 
67.
Night of the Demons (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A group of kids go to a Halloween party, only to have to face down a group of demons. (93 mins.)
Director: Adam Gierasch
 
68.
Night of the Pumpkin (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
The Pumpkin Man embarks on a murderous spree on Mischief Night. (88 mins.)
Director: Bill Zebub
 
69.
Goblin (2010 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Every Halloween, a small hamlet in the deep woods is visited by a fierce goblin, intent on capturing infants and brutally murdering anyone in its path. (92 mins.)
Director: Jeffery Lando
 
70.
Junkyard Dog (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night. (96 mins.)
Director: Kim Bass
 
71.
Black Eve (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
A closed down department store is the setting for a wild Halloween party for a group of friends. The following morning... (78 mins.)
Director: Ryan M. Andrews
 
72.
Hallows' Eve (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
Years after a tragic accident leaves a young child scarred for life, the people responsible pay - with their lives. (78 mins.)
Director: Sean McGarry
 
73.
The Scarehouse (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Two years after a tragic accident, six college girls are invited to a party inside an elaborate Halloween funhouse. Once inside, the girls realize their hosts' intentions are not all fun and games. (84 mins.)
 
74.
The Houses October Built (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Five friends are stalked by a group of mysterious and disturbed individuals while on a road trip looking for the ultimate haunted house attraction. (91 mins.)
Director: Bobby Roe
 
75.
The Hollow (2015 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Something happens when Sarah, Marley and Emma visit their aunt Cora. A strange creature is killing people one by one. The only way to survive from the creature: to hide until dawn. (85 mins.)
Director: Sheldon Wilson
 
76.
Hellions (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A teenager must survive a Halloween night from Hell when malevolent trick-or-treaters come knocking at her door. (80 mins.)
Director: Bruce McDonald
 
77.
All Hallows' Eve 2 (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A woman finds a VHS tape on her doorstep that shows a series of gruesome tales that could be real. But the true danger is the pumpkin-faced killer that's using the tape to find his next victim. (91 mins.)
 
78.
Tales of Halloween (2015)
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Ten stories are woven together by their shared theme of Halloween night in an American suburb, where ghouls, imps, aliens and axe murderers appear for one night only to terrorize unsuspecting residents. (92 mins.)
 
79.
House of Purgatory (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Four teenagers go looking for a legendary haunted house that gives you money back for every floor you can complete... (75 mins.)
 
80.
The Barn (2016)
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Its Halloween 1989, best friends Sam and Josh are trying to enjoy what's left of their final Devil's Night before graduating high school... (90 mins.)