Staying in for Halloween this year? That’s no excuse to miss the chance to scare yourself senseless. If you’re looking to send shivers down your spine, take a look at our top 7 Halloween movies you should watch!

7. 28 Days Later

From the opening sequences, 28 Days Later delivers something really outstanding for all zombie fans. Also, it was in this movie that somehow, zombies suddenly became able to run. So not only do they want to eat your brains, but they can run to catch you. Yikes!
Suggest snacks- Chocolate Pick & Mix and Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Cream.
Fear factor rating: 7/10

6. The Silence of the Lambs

You’ll never look at fava beans and Chianti in the same way again. An absolute classic, you’ll be chilled to the bone as Anthony Hopkins delivers the performance of his career as Hannibal Lector.
Suggested snacks- Get in character with a nice award winning red wine and some popcorn to see you through this thriller.
Fear factor rating: 6/10

5. [REC]

Don't let the Spanish subtitles fool you, Rec will terrify you to your core. The title is an abbreviation of the word "record", as it appears on a video camera taking you into a nightmarish hellscape of an apartment complex filled with flesh eating zombies!
Suggest snacks- You'll need lots of finger food and some alcoholic drinks to take edge of this frightful Spanish flick.
Fear factor rating: 8/10

4. The Exorcist

There’s a reason why this is time and time again voted the scariest movie of all time. Even with the dodgy special effects, it’ll still have you peeping out from between your fingers. 
Suggested snacks- Classic movie snacks to go this classic horror movie, ice cream and popcorn are a must!  
Fear factor rating: 7/10

3. The Conjuring 2

One of the best horror franchises to be released this decade. The conjuring 2 provides a spine tingling follow up to the first installment that gives plenty popcorn spilling scares that'll leave you hiding behind the sofa!
Suggested snacks- Take a look at our great snacks and pick & mix style sweets to satisfy your movie night cravings!
Fear factor rating: 8/10

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2. Halloween

It’s hardly surprising that Halloween is one of the classic movies to watch at this time of year, with a title like that. Full of scares, it actually isn’t as gory as people think it is, relying more on actual horror, rather than gore.
Suggested snacks - Feeling creative? Try these great Halloween recipes!
Fear factor rating: 9/10

1. The Babadook

A relatively new film, this terrifying movie is fast becoming a cult favourite. Set in Australia, follow the tale of a mother trying to understand why her son is so afraid of the Babadook… Very, very, very scary.
Suggested Snacks- Pick some award winning treats to fuel your Halloween movie feast.
Fear factor rating: 10/10

There you have it – The ultimate Halloween movie list! Happy Halloween! 

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