Halloween is just around the corner! Time for Halloween Videos, costumes, Halloween parties, and more. And what's a Halloween party without Halloween themed movie watching – especially those that are geared towards adults!
So instead of spending your time researching 25 Halloween videos for this year, we've got you covered with our list of 25 Fun Spooky Halloween Videos for Adults. You can rent these on Amazon or check them out on your favorite streaming service.
We've got the classics, the indies and all those Halloween movies that you just never can have enough off. Have a screener of each Halloween movie prepared for your Halloween party – so you know what to expect from every Halloween video before it starts playing!
Here's our list of 25 Fun Spooky Halloween Videos for Adults:
1. Beetlejuice (1988) – Beetle Juice is a comedy/horror film that was released in 1988 and stars Michael Keaton and Alec Baldwin. The film follows Adam Maitland, a man who just moved into his dream house with his wife Barbara and their two children from the previous marriage. Unfortunately, they soon discover that their new home is haunted by ghosts led by Delia Deetz (Geena Davis) – Adam's former boss. Adam wants to get rid of the ghosts but needs to find out how before he can do anything about them. He discovers these things while exploring strange sounds coming from the basement; where he meets Charles Montgomery Burns (Hugh Laurie), an old friend of his father-in-law's who tells him about some
2. Ghostbusters (1984) –
In 1984, a movie called Ghostbusters was released. It was an awesome movie about 3 friends who were scientists that saved the city of New York from ghosts and ghouls. Dan Aykroyd played Ray Stantz, Bill Murray played Peter Venkman and Harold Ramis played Egon Spengler. The special effects were really good for its time and it had a lot of funny moments in it!
Did you know that there is a sequel? In 2020, the new Ghostbusters hit theaters with four women as they try to save New Yorkers from evil spirits.
3. Hocus Pocus (1993) -Hocus Pocus is an iconic movie with a cult following. It has been referenced in many TV shows and movies, but most people don't know the story behind it. If you're looking for a fun and spooky Halloween movie to watch this year, this is one of our favorites! Here's what the story is about: Three witch sisters are resurrected on Halloween night by Billy Butcherson (played by Doug Jones) who was sent back from the afterlife as punishment for his crimes against children. The witches then set out to capture three teenage girls that could become immortal if they are able to complete a spell before sunrise on November 1st – All Hallows' Eve. But their plan goes awry when one of them betrays her
4. The Addams Family (1991) -Watch “The Addams Family” if Halloween is your thing, because Halloween is all about Halloween night. The Addams family follows a family who's Halloween tradition consists of Halloween and horror…but the family is in for a Halloween treat, when Wednesday (one of the Halloween daughters) brings home her Halloween Halloween boyfriend – which brings a Halloween tradition to a Halloween end!
5. Edward Scissorhands (1990) (make sure to watch the 1990 film with Johnny Depp as well as the 2010 version starring Helena Bonham-Carter )
Edward Scissorhands is a 1990 American romantic dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton. It tells the story of an artificial man named Edward, who has scissors for hands and falls in love with a young woman called Kim (played by Winona Ryder). The young couple must face off against Edward's creator — an old eccentric inventor named Professor Smith — and his aggressive gardener.
6. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) – What is your favorite holiday movie? If you're a fan of Tim Burton's work, then The Nightmare Before Christmas is a good pick. This Halloween-themed musical tells the story of Jack Skellington, who becomes bored with his job as “Pumpkin King” and decides to explore Christmastown. He discovers that all the residents are preparing for Christmas instead of Halloween and decides to bring this fun idea back to his home town. Throughout the film he tries to understand why people don't want holidays mixed together, but eventually learns from Sally that it's because they have different meanings. In the end, Jack realizes that it doesn't matter when you celebrate what you love – just make sure not to take away someone else's traditions!
7. Halloween (1978) – Halloween is a classic scary Halloween movie. It's about six ten year old children who are killed by an unspeakable evil . The only survivor, Laurie, is saved and becomes Michael's niece, but her friends come back to haunt her on Halloween night.
8. Halloween II (1981) -Halloween II follows Laurie as she wakes up from her coma and finds herself in an empty room with white walls…only to realize that she's surrounded by dead bodies, making her think she committed another Halloween massacre – when in reality it was all Dr. Loomis' doing after he discovered what Myers did at his old home during Halloween night.
9. Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982) – Halloween III is not part of the Halloween series, instead it tells the story of Silver Shamrock , evil company that uses Halloween masks as base for their Hexennacht – a Gaelic word meaning “Witches' Night” – spell that will take away children's souls.
10. Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) -The Return of Michael Myers follows Jamie in this Halloween movie , who's trying to get her life back together after the ordeal with Michael during Halloween night. Watch Halloween 4 if you love watching scary movies.
11. Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989) -The Revenge of Michael Myers follows Jamie as she's taken hostage by her deranged step-sister, who blames all of her problems on Jamie & Halloween night. Watch Halloween 5 if you're looking for movies like Halloween H20 that takes place during Halloween night.
12 Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995) -This installment takes place six years after the events of Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers and has a plot that's more complex than any other in the franchise. It follows Jamie Lloyd (Danielle Harris), who is now a teenager living with her adoptive parents John and Debra Strode (Beau Starr). After a telekinetic teenage boy called Danny Trejo moves into town, she starts being terrorized by another
13. Halloween H20 -H20 is a Halloween reboot of the Halloween series starring Jamie Lee Curtis, who's returning to the Halloween house that she went trick or treating for Halloween candy at once. She has her own family now – but what will happen when her son shows up for Halloween?
14 Halloween Resurrection –
Halloween is one of the most popular horror movies in existence. This Halloween, let's go back to 2002. The movie was released on October 27th and it features a man who has been dead for 10 years coming back to life because he wants revenge. He puts together a plan to kill all of his victims from his original rampage with the help of some other people that are still alive including Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis). The only way that they can stop this plan is if Michael Myers' sister Jamie (played by Jodi Lyn O’Keefe) can find out how she became evil when she was young like her brother, Michael.
What do you think about this scary idea? I'm not sure what I would do.
15. Nightmare on Elm Street – If you think being a teenager is tough, try not sleeping for more than a week. In the movie Nightmare on Elm Street, Freddy Krueger terrorizes his victims by haunting their dreams and then killing them in their sleep. I remember watching it as a kid and being so scared for weeks afterwards!
16. Friday the 13th – Have you seen the movie Friday the 13th? I'm going to tell you all about it! Friday the 13th is an iconic horror movie that was released in 1980 and has been popular ever since. It stars Jason Vorhees who kills people over and over again with his machete until he finally gets killed on Friday the 13th! This film is so scary, which makes it perfect to watch around Halloween time. What are your thoughts about this movie?
17. Trick ‘r Treat –A Halloween Anthology movie with four Halloween stories all tied together by Sam, a creepy little kid who gives people sweet treats as long as they follow all the rules of Halloween. If not…they will die! And nobody likes those brats who destroys your candy bags on Halloween night.
18. Friday the 13th – Friday the 13th is yet another one of the Halloween videos about an evil spirit taking over humans on Halloween night, which is why it fits perfectly in this list of 25 Fun Spooky Halloween Videos for Adults. Friday the 13th follows a group of teen counselors being hunted down by Jason Voorhees – a murderer seeking revenge after his mother gets murdered during Halloween day.
19. Scream – This is especially true for the iconic slasher series, SCREAM. The first film came out in 1996 and was directed by Wes Craven, who also created A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET and FRIDAY THE 13TH. The movie follows the main character, Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell), as she deals with a series of murders in her hometown of Woodsboro. Alongside her friends and family, they discover the identity of the killer only to find themselves facing new threats.
20. Paranormal Activity – Ever want to watch Halloween Videos with your friends in the dark, but are too afraid? Paranormal Activity is about a young couple who moves into their first house. They soon find out that it has been possessed by malevolent spirits and must do all they can to escape before they are killed. The story follows one night when the family home is invaded by an evil demon that will take possession of anyone who crosses its path. It's up to them to try and save themselves from becoming victims of this terrifying entity!
Do you have any fear inducing films you would recommend for us? Let us know in the comments below!
21. Insidious – Ever want to watch a scary movie with your friends in the dark, but are too afraid? Paranormal Activity is about a young couple who moves into their first house. They soon find out that it has been possessed by malevolent spirits and must do all they can to escape before they are killed. The story follows one night when the family home is invaded by an evil demon that will take possession of anyone who crosses its path. It's up to them to try and save themselves from becoming victims of this terrifying entity!
22. Friend Request – Friend Request is a thriller that centers around Laura, a college student who receives a friend request from Anna. After accepting the offer, she quickly realizes that Anna is not quite what she seems and may have ulterior motives. The movie stars Alycia Debnam-Carey as Laura and requests your attention with its suspenseful plot twists and breathtaking cinematography.
23. Cabin in the Woods – The Cabin in the Woods is a horror film released on April 13, 2012. The movie was directed by Drew Goddard and written with Joss Whedon. The story follows a group of college student who go on vacation at an isolated cabin in the woods, only to be attacked and killed by some kind of creature. I really enjoyed this film because it had so many twists and turns that kept me on my toes. If you like horror movies, then don't miss out on this one!
24. Boo! A Madea Halloween – Hi there! I am a die-hard fan of the hilarious Madea movies. If you are not familiar with them, they center around a no-nonsense grandma who does not take any crap from anyone. In Boo! A Madea Halloween she faces off against evil spirits and monsters in her hometown of Haddonfield, Ohio. It is so much fun to watch this movie because it's just like watching an action blockbuster but with jokes that will have you rolling on the floor laughing. I can't believe how many people who have seen this movie say that it was one of their favorites out of all the ones they've watched! So what do you think? Have you ever seen a Madea movie before?
25. SAW – The movie is about a man named Jigsaw who kidnaps people and puts them in scenarios where they must find their way out or else be killed by a mechanical device. One of their most famous traps is called “The Rack” which gradually tightens around the victim's neck until it breaks! This suspenseful thriller will keep your heart racing until the end!
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