10 Halloween Movies on Netflix to Watch With Family in 2020

Between eating candies, preparing Halloween costumes, and decorating your home with eerie handcrafted home decor, your kids have a lot to look forward to this coming Halloween. 

Since every kid would be going out in a mask for trick-or-treating (I meant mouth mask to protect from COVID and not a scary mask), their idea of enjoying Halloween will be a little frustrated this time than last year’s.

But you can make it up to them by enjoying some thrills and chills cuddled by streaming these Halloween movies on Netflix with them. If your family is looking for a ride of emotions from silly to scary, these movies have you fully covered.

Also, note that some of these movies might not have a high IMDB rate, only because not many have seen or voted for them. But they still are undiscovered gems to share with your kids. So grab some Halloween candies, popcorn, and soda, dim the lights for a spooky mood and sit tight with your kids for these Halloween movies on Netflix.

The Spiderwick Chronicles

IMDB: 6.5/10

Twin brothers Jared and Simon move upstate into an old Spiderwick Estate that belonged to Arthur Spiderwick in 1928. One of the twins accidentally discovers a Field Guide about an alternative magical universe the estate is surrounded with that Arthur left behind in is study. 

When the mother doesn’t believe in it, Jared decides to explore the magical world himself only to get confronted by Arthur’s old ghostly nemesis, Mulgarath, a shape-shifting ogre later.

Gnome Alone

IMDB: 5.6/10

A teenage girl named Chloe moves into a new town with her mother and discovers that her house is under attack by underground beasts. Upon befriending one of the creatures, who later turns out to be a gnome, she realizes that her new home is caught up in a longstanding feud between the gnomes that protect the town and evil creatures called the Troggs.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

IMDB: 8.4/10

Get ready for some costume inspiration from this movie because the kids are going to love it! The story revolves around a teenager, Miles Morales, who gains superpowers from a spider bite and starts protecting the city in his own way until he comes across a villain who is trying to entangle alternate dimensions, which end up bringing similar web-slinging heroes into this world to fight the bad guy.

My Babysitter’s a Vampire

IMDB: 6.2/10

When a 14-year-old Ethan fails to babysit her younger sister with his buddy, Ethan’s parents decide to punish him by replacing him with a babysitter for both of them. Things take a twist when Ethan’s classmate, Sarah, shows up for the post and slowly unveils to be a fledgling vampire.

Troll Hunters: Tales of Arcadia

IMDB: 8.5/10

A series by an outstanding director, Guillermo del Toro, is a Netflix Original featuring a teenager named James Luke Jr., who discovers a strange, mysterious amulet. The truth from the amulet takes him and his friends into an unlikely destiny to save both his and a magical world full of creatures and trolls.

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

IMDB: 6.2/10

Show this to your kids only if they can handle it has it has some frightening monster scenes that can make them lay awake in the nights.

The movie revolves around three teenagers who want to check out the Bellows family’s haunted mansion lurking in the small town of Mill Valley for generations. The Bellows family used to have a young daughter named Sarah, who had hidden a book that depicted her tortured life and horrible secrets in the form of scary stories. 

Things take a twist when a bunch of teens stumbles upon the book and start to realize that the tales are happening with them and too real to finish.

Room on the Broom

IMDB: 7.6/10

Based on a picture book from Julia Donaldson, a kind witch wants to make more room on her broom for all her furry friends, which her cat despises. Seeing her pet cat’s reaction eventually, all her new friends make themselves useful in rebuilding the witch’s broom until a fearsome dragon threatens the witch.

The Neverending Story

IMDB: 7.4/10

This is one of the classic Halloween movies on Netflix that tells a fantastic story about a boy who discovers a magical land. 

When Bastain finds it impossible to manage his dull life and bullies at school, he hides away in his school’s attic only to discover a book called Fantasia that draws him into a beautiful mythical world of Fantasia.

The Addams Family

IMDB: 5.8/10

If you grew up watching a cartoon by this name, then you had a fantastic childhood. It turns out; you can show the film of The Addams Family to your kids and make their childhood awesome too!

The Addams Family members live a perfectly mysterious, spooky life in their scary mansion and are preparing for a visit from their even horrific relatives. Trouble soon arises when a TV personality wants to bring down their hilltop mansion to build her dream house.

The Boy Who Cried Werewolf

IMDB: 6/10

When the Sands family is going through a challenging economic time, they receive unexpected news from a long lost relative, Dragomir Ducovic, who has left them his mansion in Wolfsberg, Romania. Excited to visit, kids Hunter and Jordan with his father David hop on a plane only to find the estate as a gothic castle full of old and dark secrets.

If you liked these Halloween movies to watch with your family, then do check out the other list of Halloween movies that will definitely give you nightmares.

Although these listed Halloween movies are perfect for toddlers to kids of 11, for scarier movies to watch with your teens, check out these 13 Halloween movies on Netflix to make you jump off your seat at https://movies2binge.com/.

Author
Jahnavi Vekaria