Top 10 Children’s Halloween Movies for 2021

Halloween is almost here and Lindenhurst Memorial Library has some spooktacular DVD’s to get you in the mood. Check out this years top 10 Halloween movies that are guaranteed to bring some fright to your nights.

1. The Addams Family (2019)

Get ready to snap your fingers! The Addams Family is back in their first animated comedy about the kookiest family on the block. Funny, outlandish, and completely iconic, The Addams Family redefines what it means to be a good neighbor.

2. The House with a Clock in its Wall (2018)

Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his oddball uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious `tick tock’ noise. He soon learns that his uncle and his feisty neighbor, Mrs. Zimmerman, are powerful practitioners of the magic arts. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town’s sleepy façade suddenly springs to life, revealing a secret and dangerous world of witches, warlocks and deadly curses.

3. Monster House (2006)

A group of kids discover that a neighborhood house is actually a monster. With Halloween approaching, the trio must find a way to destroy the “monster house” before innocent trick-or-treaters meet ghastly ends.

4. Coco (2018)

Despite his family’s generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming a musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.

5. Goosebumps (2015)

Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets Hannah. But, every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach’s comes when he learns that Hannah’s mysterious dad is in fact R.L. Stine, the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. Zach soon discovers that Stine holds a dangerous secret.

6. Room on the Broom (2003)

From the makers of The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child, comes a rollicking, rhyming tale perfect for Halloween. A friendly witch and her cat couldn’t be happier flying the sky on their broomstick. But when they come across some new friends will their be ‘room on the broom’ for them?

7. Hotel Transylvania (2012)

Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula’s lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. To celebrate his beloved daughter Mavis’s 118th birthday, Dracula pulls out all the stops. Until a human guy stumbles into the hotel and changes everything!

8. The Toy Story of Terror (2013)

What starts out as an exciting road trip for the Toy Story gang takes an unexpected turn for the worse following a detour to a roadside motel. After Mr. Potato Head suddenly disappears, his friends find themselves caught up in a hilarious mystery that must be solved before they suffer the same fate in this thrilling story of TERROR!

9. Frankenweenie (2012)

After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor uses science to bring back his best friend back with just a few minor adjustments. When the “new” Sparky gets loose, the whole town learns that getting a “new leash on life” can be monstrous.

10. The Haunted Mansion (2003)

Here’s the fright-filled comedy adventure loaded with hair-raising laughs and eye-popping special effects! Eddie Murphy stars as a real estate agent whose family comes face-to-face with 999 grim, grinning ghosts in the creepy old Gracey Manor!