Best Halloween Movies On Disney+
Now that we’re in the month of October, it’s also time for the spooky season. Let’s take a look at some of the best spooky and scary movies available on Disney+.
1. HOCUS POCUS
A curious youngster moves to Salem, where he struggles to fit in before awakening a trio of diabolical witches that were executed in the 17th century. Now, the sisters have one night to suck the souls of children and fully return to life or else they will die.
2. HOCUS POCUS 2
Three young women accidentally bring back the Sanderson Sisters to modern day Salem and must figure out how to stop the child-hungry witches from wreaking havoc on the world.
3. THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home causes confusion.
4. UNDER WRAPS
12-year-old friends, Marshall, Gilbert and Amy accidentally revive a mummy they discover in a neighbor’s basement. They affectionately name the mummy Harold, and must rush to return him to his resting place before midnight on Halloween.
5. THE HAUNTED MANSION
A realtor and his wife and children are summoned to a mansion, which they soon discover is haunted, and while they attempt to escape, he learns an important lesson about the family he has neglected.
6. SPOOKY BUDDIES
The puppies go on a spooky adventure through a haunted mansion.
When a boy’s beloved dog passes away suddenly, he attempts to bring the animal back to life through a powerful science experiment.
8. THE ADVENTURES OF ICHABOD AND MR. TOAD
An animated adaptation of “The Wind in the Willows” followed by an adaptation of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”.
Students from Zombietown are transferred to a high school in a suburban town preoccupied with uniformity, traditions and pep rallies.
10. Z-O-M-B-I-E-S 2
The continuing adventures of Seabrook High students Addison and Zed, whose budding romance is threatened by the arrival of werewolves.
11. Z-O-M-B-I-E-S 3
Zed anticipates an athletic scholarship while Addison is gearing up for Seabrook’s international cheer-off competition. Then suddenly, extraterrestrial beings appear around Seabrook, causing more than friendly competition.
When a young girl living with her secret witch mother learns she too is a witch, she must help her witch grandmother save Halloweentown from evil forces.
13. HALLOWEENTOWN 2: KALABAR’S REVENGE
A young witch and her grandmother work together to foil the plans of a wicked warlock’s son before he can use powerful spells to create chaos in the world.
14. HALLOWEENTOWN HIGH
A girl in a magical world bets her family’s magic that nothing bad will happen when kids from Halloweentown attend high school in the mortal realm.
15. RETURN TO HALLOWEENTOWN
Marnie and Dylan are going to follow their dreams to go to college, at Halloweentown University, which is also known as Witch University.
Two teen witches who were separated at birth and were adopted by two different families meet on their 21st birthday and must use their powers to save the world in which they were born, where their birth mother still lives.
17. TWITCHES TOO
After using their powers to battle the forces of darkness, the sisters settle down to lead normal lives. However, the discovery that their biological father may not be dead, but residing in New York, causes confusion for the pair.
18. GIRL VS. MONSTER
A teen girl goes on a mission to recapture a dangerous monster that she accidentally released before it can do harm to her parents.
19. MOM’S GOT A DATE WITH A VAMPIRE
Two kids set their mom up on a date with a vampire!
20. DON’T LOOK UNDER THE BED
A teen enlists the help of an imaginary friend named Larry Houdini to deal with a prank-playing bogeyman, who’s framing her for his dastardly deeds.
21. PHANTOM OF THE MEGAPLEX
A young man working at a cinema on a special premiere night, finds that the films being shown are full of strange and eerie occurrences.
22. THE SCREAM TEAM
Eccentric Frank Carlyle owned a hardware store in small town Steeple Falls which takes pride in and profit from its Halloween traditions. Frank’s widower son Richard begrudgingly returns there from Boston with his own kids including the bright Ian and bratty Claire to settle the inheritance. Ian discovers grandpa’s house is really haunted, and not just – as legend holds – by Zachariah Kull who was burned at the stake.
23. MR. BOOGEDY
A novelty salesman moves his family into a new house. Initially dismissing incidents as more of their father’s practical jokes, the family soon learns that the house is haunted by people who lived in the house 300 years previously.
24. BRIDE OF BOOGEDY
A family with a great love for practical jokes is haunted by the family ghost Mr. Boogedy.
25. THE GHOSTS OF BUXLEY HALL
Ghosts and a young cadet try to save a military academy from being closed.
26. THE INVISIBLE SISTER
Teenager Cleo’s school science project goes quite awry, causing her popular older sister Molly to go invisible.
27. JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH
An orphan who lives with his two cruel aunts befriends anthropomorphic bugs who live inside a giant peach, and they embark on a journey to New York City.
28. CAN OF WORMS
A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
A live-action prequel feature film following a young Cruella de Vil.
A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.
Not Available on Disney+ in the US
31. MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL
Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.
32. EDWARD SCISSORHANDS
An artificial man, who was incompletely constructed and has scissors for hands, leads a solitary life. Then one day, a suburban lady meets him and introduces him to her world.
33. MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN
When Jacob (Asa Butterfield) discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.
34. INTO THE WOODS
A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.
The teenage son of the king and queen of Auradon offers the trouble-making children of villains a chance to attend prep school in the kingdom.
36. DESCENDANTS 2
Mal, Evie, Carlos and Jay try to adjust to life in Auradon, but Mal becomes overwhelmed with pressure and returns to her roots.
37. DESCENDANTS 3
The teenagers of Disney’s most infamous villains return to the Isle of the Lost to recruit a new batch of villainous offspring to join them at Auradon Prep.
38. UPSIDE DOWN MAGIC
Best friends Elinor “Nory” Boxwood-Horace and Reina Carvajal discover they have magical powers: Nory can transform into animals and Reina can control fire. They enroll at Sage Academy, a prestigious magic school.
39. WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE: THE MOVIE
A young wizard conjures a spell that puts her family in jeopardy.
40. WEREWOLF BY NIGHT
Follow a lycanthrope superhero who fights evil using the abilities given to him by a curse brought on by his bloodline.
41. UNDER WRAPS 2
While Amy is preparing for her father’s Halloween-themed wedding, she, Gilbert and Marshall discover that Harold and Rose may be in danger. An evil mummy is unexpectedly awakened and out for revenge.
This is not a ranking, just a list of some of the fun Halloween movies available on Disney+. Which one are you excited to check out for the first time? Which ones are yearly favorites?