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The 7 Best Halloween Movies To Stay In For

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 list of the 7 best Halloween movies you should watch! From classics like The Exorcist to more modern films like The Conjuring 2, see which freaky feature you fancy – and find out the best snacks to munch on while you’re watching.

Halloween Movie Marathon Countdown

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 were suddenly able to run. So not only do they want to eat your brains, but they can also run to catch you. Yikes!
Suggested snacks - Chocolate Pick & Mix and Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Cream.
Fear factor rating: 7/10

Halloween Movie Marathon – 28 Days Later

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 - Feeling brave? Get in character with a nice award winning wine and some salted popcorn to see you through this thriller.
Fear factor rating: 6/10


Top Halloween Movies - The Silence Of The Lambs

5. [REC]

Don't let the Spanish subtitles fool you, Rec is one of the best Halloween movies to 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!
Suggested snacks - You'll need lots of finger food and some alcoholic drinks to take edge of this frightful Spanish flick. Tempted? Try our Spooky Halloween Punch!

Fear factor rating: 8/10

REC - One Of The Scariest Horror Movies

4. The Exorcist

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

Halloween Movies List – The Exorcist

3. The Conjuring 2

One of the best horror franchises to be released this decade. The conjuring 2 offers a spine tingling follow up to the first in the series, providing 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

Spooky Halloween Films – The Conjuring 2

2. Halloween

It’s hardly surprising that Halloween is one of the best Halloween movies to watch at this time of year. 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


Scary Movies To Watch On Halloween

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 scary.
Suggested snacks - Pick some award winning treats to fuel your Halloween movie feast.
Fear factor rating: 10/10

Best Movies To Watch On Halloween

There you have it – the ultimate Halloween movie marathon! We hope you enjoy our selection of the 7 best movies to watch on Halloween.

Happy Halloween!