The Best Halloween Movies for Kids Films
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The Best Halloween Movies for Kids

List Criteria: Halloween films that are appropriate for children. No straight horror.

A list of the Best Halloween Movies for Kids. Are you looking for a great kid-friendly Halloween movie to watch this year? Browse through this list to find the best Halloween movies for kids. Listed in order of the most popular Halloween movies for kids to the least popular, you can see which movie earned top spot and make that your pick for Halloween this year. If you see a great movie listed at the bottom of the list, go ahead and vote for it to get it raised higher on the list.

If you know of a great kid-friendly Halloween movie that isn’t on the list, go ahead and add it to the list so that other parents can pick out a great scary movie that is kid-appropriate this year. Although many well-known horror movies provide a frightful night of terror, many are also not appropriate for children. They are usually rated R and have either too much blood/gore or too much adult content.

Instead of sending the kids to bed with nightmares, choose a movie from this list that has been voted for by parents just like you. Movies like Halloweentown are just scary enough to keep the kids enthralled, but not so scary that they’ll stay awake all night looking for ghosts in the walls! With multiple scary Halloween movies for kids to choose from on this list, you will be able to find several great Halloween movies to watch with the family this year as a special treat.

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    Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

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    Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, Penny Marshall

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    Paul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman

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    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Clint Eastwood, Mel Gibson, Christina Ricci

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    Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

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    Christina Ricci, Anjelica Huston, Christopher Lloyd

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    Kathleen Turner, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Steve Buscemi

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    Billy Crystal, Steve Buscemi, John Goodman

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    Selena Gomez, Adam Sandler, Snoop Dogg

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    David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Frank Oz

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    Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman, Phoebe Cates

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    Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Tilly, Terence Stamp

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    Hilary Duff, Pauly Shore, Ben Stein

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    Tim Curry, Frank Welker, Jane Wiedlin

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    Jessica Lucas, Debbie Reynolds, Peter Wingfield

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    Jim Cummings, David Ogden Stiers, Kath Soucie

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    Anna Kendrick, John Goodman, Ariel Winter

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    Angela Lansbury, Bruce Forsyth, Roddy McDowall

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    Rowan Atkinson, Anjelica Huston, Brenda Blethyn

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    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alicia Silverstone, Seth Green

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    Debbie Reynolds, Frank Welker, Lucas Grabeel

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    Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Jim Cummings

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    John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne

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    Mark Hamill, Frank Welker, Adrienne Barbeau

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    Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Glynis Johns

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    Gene Hackman, Gene Wilder, Cloris Leachman

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    Nicolas Cage, Monica Bellucci, Teresa Palmer

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    Kirsten Dunst, Steve Guttenberg, Melora Hardin

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    Henry Gibson, Hal Smith, Hans Conried

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    Tim Curry, Diana Rigg, Fairuza Balk

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    Bette Davis, Kyle Richards, David McCallum

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    Eartha Kitt, Jim Varney, Ernie Fosselius

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    Tom Noonan, Stephen Macht, Jon Gries

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