Can’t get enough of the Halloween spirit? Indulge your impulses with one of these excellent Halloween movies that are great for the family! As you may have seen in my Top 5 Halloween Movies for Kids article, there are great movies on the market which you can enjoy with your children. This list gives you even more great options to help you enjoy the festivities Halloween has to offer. Light up the Jack-o-lantern, get comfortable on the couch, and kick back for a great time with one of these titles:
Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit – This is the story of Wallace – an inventor, and his best friend Gromit the dog. With the big carrot competition coming, Wallace and Gromit take advantage to run their vegetable security and humane pest-control services. After a backfired experiment, the two friends are faced with a BIG problem – an oversized Were-Rabbit that is out terrorizing the town! But what’s this? Wallace is acting odd, and the rabbit is behaving as the old Wallace did prior to the experiment. Can Gromit save his friend and capture the Were-Rabbit in time for the competition? Find out in this animated film!
This DVD runs 85 minutes long and is Rated G. This movie retails for $14.99, however, it can be found at stores such as Wal-Mart starting at $9.86.
Garfield’s Halloween Adventure – This is one of my personal all time favorites. The story begins when Garfield is awoken by Binky the Clown, he reminds Garfield that it’s Halloween night – and that means, lots of CANDY! Immediately he and Odie dress for the occasion and set out to trick or treat at as many homes as possible. After covering their own entire neighborhood, they set forth to cross a large lake in order to reach homes on the other side. They didn’t bargain for what would happen next after being set off course in the current. Find out what lurks inside of the old house they stumble upon by accident in this one of a kind animated feature – complete with great songs!
This movie is available on the DVD Garfield Holiday Celebrations. It has a run time of 90 minutes and comes complete with Garfield’s Halloween Adventure, Garfield’s Thanksgiving, and Garfield Christmas Special. This film is not rated.
DVD retails for $9.98, however it can be found at stores such as Wal-Mart and Target for as low as $6.86.
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad– This DVD comes with two featured films, however for the Halloween theme we will focus on “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”. Ichabod Crane is the new head of the school in Sleepy Hollow. After hearing of the rumored tale of the Headless Horseman, Ichabod is a firm believer that the story is indeed true. One night on his way home, he and his faithful horse think they’ve seen a ghost . . . could this truly be the dreadful Headless Horseman?
This DVD has a run time of 68 minutes and is rated G. It retails for $19.99 but can be found at stores such as Wal-Mart for as low as $14.86.