Halloween entertainment is high on nostalgia this year as some of our favorite spooky classics are being remade, or rather, getting a sequel.
Check out these holiday classics that will definitely leave you a little scared.
The Sanderson Sisters are back! “Hocus Pocus 2” brings Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy to get your favorite witches ready for Halloween. The original film came out in 1993 and instantly became a family classic.
The movie is live on Disney+.
“Tell me your name, I’ll tell you mine.” Let’s take a look at one of the best horror movies ever made. It’s a deadly game and a masked man is wreaking havoc on the whole town. The 1996 film stars Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and Rose McGowan.
You can stream “Scream” on Paramount Plus.
Forty-four years and 13 films later, “Halloween Ends” is back to scare you. It is said to be the end of this last trilogy of the franchise, starring Jamie Lee Curtis, who starred in the original “Halloween” in 1978. The film tells the story of a man named Michael Myers who escapes from an insane asylum. He is on a hunt to kill his sister, played by Curtis, and brutally kills everyone in his path.
The film will be in theaters on Friday.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice!!! Forget your fears and throw in some smiles. “Beetlejuice” has been a fan favorite since its debut in 1988. Starring Michael Keaton as Beetlejuice, it tells the story of a dead couple and their house and the new people who live in it. The film also stars Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder and Geena Davis.
“Beetlejuice” is live on HBO Max.
“Hellraiser” is said to be a “reimagining” of Clive Barker’s 1987 horror film. CNN film critic Brian Lowry says in his review that the film tells the story of Riley (Odessa A’zion of Netflix’s “Grand Army”), a young woman who “struggles with addiction and steals from the wrong storage facility.” , putting him and those around him (including his brother) at risk and creating an incentive to decipher what might happen.”
The movie is streaming on Hulu.
Who doesn’t love a Brad Pitt movie?! Throw in Tom Cruise, Kirsten Dunst, Christian Slater, some vampires and you’ve got yourself a Halloween cult classic. Adapted from Anne Rice’s novel, it tells the story of two vampires played by Pitt and Cruise who turn Dunst’s character into vampires.
It received Oscar nominations and has been following moviegoers ever since.
The film is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
In “Practical Magic,” Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman play two sisters who have always known they were different because they are witches. Their aunts raised them and taught them magic, but they have grown up learning that they are cursed. All men who fall in love die a tragic death. They must use their powers to try to break this curse once and for all and find their one true love.
It’s streaming on HBO Max.