Oct 28 2020

What We're Into: Halloween Edition

Goblins, ghouls, and Great Pumpkins, the day of tricks and treats is almost here! While this year's traditions might look different and distanced, we at CASA hope you still have a safe and spooky time! We've got plenty of kid-friendly, fright-filled recommendations to entertain you this season.

Enjoy What We're Into: Halloween Edition!

These classic movies are sure to supply some spine-tingling fun:

Hocus Pocus starring Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker—now streaming on Amazon Prime and Disney+

The Nightmare Before Christmas written by Caroline Thompson and starring Tim Burton and Catherine O'Hara—now streaming on Amazon Prime and Disney+

Twitches starring Tia Mowry & Tamera Mowrynow streaming on Hulu and Disney+

Casper starring Bill Pullman and Christina Ricci—now streaming on Amazon Prime

Beetlejuice starring Michael Keaton, Geena Davis, Alec Baldwin, and Winona Ryder—now streaming on Amazon Prime and Vudu

Hotel Transylvania starring Selena Gomez, Adam Sandler, and Andy Samberg—now streaming on Hulu and Starz

The Little Vampire starring Jonathan Lipnicki—now streaming on Amazon Prime

Halloweentown—now streaming on Hulu and Disney+

Ernest Scared Stupid directed by John Cherry—now streaming on Amazon Prime

These TV specials will warm your heart (or make it race with fright):

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown based on the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz—now streaming on Apple TV+

Goosebumps based on the book series created by R.L. Stine—now streaming on Netflix

Are You Afraid of the Dark? created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel—now streaming on Amazon Prime

Spooktastic podcasts:

Unspookable

Unspookable

The Creeping Hour

Revenge of the Creeps ... and Other Scary Stories

These Halloween tales are appropriate for children of all ages and feature diverse characters:

Monster Trouble! Behind the Mask 

Monster Trouble! by Lane Fredrickson and illustrated by Michael Robertson

Behind the Mask by Yangsook Choi

A Tiger Called Tomás by Charlotte Zolotow

Halloween Monster by Catherine Stock

Sweets And Treats by Toni Trent Parker

A Tiger Called Tomás Halloween Monster

 

 

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