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Halloween Tips and Tricks

Not everyone enjoys horror movies, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some fun movies to help you enjoy Halloween.

For non-horror fans, here are 12 movies that are totally not scary, but still capture the Halloween vibe.

Hocus Pocus

An absolute classic and must-watch every Halloween season.

Hocus Pocus (1993) Trailer #1 | Movieclips Classic Trailers

Check out the official Hocus Pocus (1993) Trailer starring Bette Midler! Let us know what you think in the comments below. ► Buy or Rent on FandangoNOW: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/hocus-pocus-1993/MMV8E324C1648120D343EDBEA943E7FDF0EA?ele=searchresult&elc=hocus%20pocus&eli=0&eci=movies&cmp=MCYT_YouTube_Desc Starring: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy Directed By: Kenny Ortega Synopsis: 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.

 

Nightmare Before Christmas

Is it a Halloween Movie? Is it a Christmas Movie? The answer is… BOTH. It is the only movie in the history of time that can transcend October to December without breaking a sweat.

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) Official Trailer #1 - Animated Movie

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Subscribe to CLASSIC TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u43jDe Like us on FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/dHs73 Follow us on TWITTER: http://bit.ly/1ghOWmt The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) Official Trailer #1 - Animated Movie Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept.

 

Casper

Vintage Christina Ricci and Bill Pullman. That’s all you need to know.

Casper (1995) Official Trailer - Bill Pullman, Christina Ricci Movie HD

Casper (1995) Official Trailer - Bill Pullman, Christina Ricci Movie HD Subscribe to CLASSIC TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u43jDe Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK: http://bit.ly/1QyRMsE Follow us on TWITTER: http://bit.ly/1ghOWmt Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house.

 

Coraline

Coraline’s “Other Mother” (voiced by Teri Hatcher) is seriously creepy, but let’s be honest, if someone tried to sew buttons in your eyes, you’d be creeped out, too.

Coraline - Trailer

From the director of The Nightmare Before Christmas comes a visually stunning stop-motion animated feature about Coraline Jones who finds a secret world that's just like her own�but better!

 

Corpse Bride

This one has some dark undertones with the whole “disgruntled boyfriend killed her” thing, but still, it ends well.

Corpse Bride (2005) Official Trailer - Tim Burton Animated Musical HD

Corpse Bride (2005) Official Trailer - Tim Burton Animated Musical HD Subscribe to CLASSIC TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u43jDe Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK: http://bit.ly/1QyRMsE Follow us on TWITTER: http://bit.ly/1ghOWmt When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.

 

FrankenWeenie

Frankenstein gets a twist, and boy, does it work out! Everyone has felt the loss at some point of a childhood pet, and this little boy took it into his own hands.

Frankenweenie Trailer

In theaters October 5 In Tim Burton's Frankenweenie, young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences. Facebook: http://facebook.com/Frankenweenie Official Site: http://disney.go.com/Frankenweenie Twitter: http://twitter.com/DisneyPictures

 

Beetlejuice

Two words: It’s showtime.

Beetlejuice - Original Theatrical Trailer

Uploaded by Warner Bros. on 2015-09-22.

 

It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

It’s a classic! Maybe not as classic as the Christmas special, but nonetheless, classic!

It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown - Intro Only

The first few minutes are MAGICAL...to this day, this cartoon is proof that holiday magic exists! This is the intro only which seems to keep youtube from deleting it and my entire account. Even though its only a snippet, this is a very cool intro and puts me in the mood for more.

 

ParaNorman

ParaNorman is The Sixth Sense meets Doctor Doolittle in a sense, because Norman can talk to the dead.

ParaNorman (3/10) Movie CLIP - The Haunted Bathroom Stall (2012) HD

ParaNorman movie clips: http://j.mp/2eHJp0y BUY THE MOVIE: http://j.mp/2ex03Cb Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: Mr. Prenderghast (John Goodman) appears to Norman (Kodi Smit-McPhee) during a bathroom break to inform him that he must be the one to break the witch's curse.

 

The Simpson’s “Treehouse Of Horrors” – The Raven

While there are plenty of “Treehouse of Horrors” episodes of The Simpsons to highlight, the animated series’ take on Edgar Allen Poe‘s “The Raven” is both historically sharing a classic, not to mention some laughs in between.

The Raven - Simpsons

The Raven - The Simpsons Season 2 - Episode 3

 

Ghostbusters

Who you gonna call during this Halloween season? This classic.

Ghostbusters (2/8) Movie CLIP - He Slimed Me (1984) HD

Ghostbusters movie clips: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZbXA4lyCtqroI4DGYT1RjZjZxyg69fGu BUY THE MOVIE: http://www.amazon.com/Ghostbusters-Paddi-Edwards/dp/B00170GXYO Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: When Stantz's (Dan Aykroyd) shot misses, the fleeing ghost winds up sliming Venkman (Bill Murray). FILM DESCRIPTION: Ghostbusters, titled on-screen as Ghost Busters, is a 1984 American comedy film written by co-stars Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis about three eccentric New York City parapsychologists-turned-ghost exterminators.

 

Harry Potter Saga

How can you lose with something both kids and adults with enjoy.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (1/5) Movie CLIP - Harry's Birthday (2001) HD

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone movie clips: http://j.mp/1uunM9Z BUY THE MOVIE: http://bit.ly/2cyXNKE Don't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6pr CLIP DESCRIPTION: Hagrid (Robbie Coltrane) bursts down the Dursley's door with a birthday wish for Harry (Daniel Radcliffe). FILM DESCRIPTION: The best-selling novel by J.K.

Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.