The Silly, Spooky, & Downright Scary: 26 Best Halloween Movies on Hulu Right Now
Happy Huluween, ghouls and goblins!
Wondering where to watch Halloween movies this year? From the silly, spooky, and downright scary—Hulu has your favorite classic Halloween movies and new ones you haven’t discovered yet.
We know Halloween is technically only one day of the year—but if you’re anything like us, you prefer to celebrate spooky season from September to November (and beyond).
Whether you’re a horror movie junkie (let us redirect you to our Horror Movie Guide) or just looking for some not-so-scary family Halloween movies to get into the spirit of the season, these classic Halloween movies are screaming…we mean, streaming…now on Hulu.
It’s Clive Barker’s classic Halloween horror movie reimagined for 2022. In this Hulu Original, a young woman struggling with addiction finds a mysterious ancient puzzle box, not knowing that it actually summons cenobites—mutilated extra-dimensional creatures on a mission to capture and torture anyone who solves the puzzle. Jamie Clayton stars as the iconic character, Pinhead, in this remake of a classic horror film.
The new Hellraiser comes to Hulu Friday, October 7. Don’t want to wait? Watch Hellraiser: Hellseeker and other movies from the Hellraiser franchise on Hulu now.
Hocus Pocus 2
It’s the sequel we’ve been waiting for (for 29 years to be exact)—Hocus Pocus 2! Another group of unsuspecting teens reignite the Black Flame Candle—bringing everyone’s favorite evil witches, The Sanderson Sisters, back to life.
Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker return to Salem (and Disney+) on Friday, September 30. Don’t forget—you can also stream the original Hocus Pocus* film now.
Check out our Disney Halloween Movie Guide for even more family-friendly Halloween movie options.
Watch: Hocus Pocus 2*
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Hunt or be hunted. Prey is a Hulu Original film that takes place 300 years ago in the Comanche Nation. Follow Naru, a strong and skilled warrior, as she protects her tribe from a mysterious high-tech predator hunting her people.
Prey is the latest installment of the Predator series. For a suspenseful and action-packed Halloween movie marathon, watch The Predator films on Hulu, including Predator, Predator 2, Predators, The Predator, and Prey.
It’s a Halloween (or should we say Huluween) variety show unlike any you’ve ever seen before. Tune in on Saturday, October 1 to discover what toil and trouble Monét X Change and Ginger Minj have gotten themselves into this #SpookySzn.
Watch: Huluween Dragstravaganza
Rocky Horror Picture Show
It’s just a jump to the left, and a step to the right—are you ready to do the Time Warp, again? Of course you are! Stream the Halloween cult classic, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, on Hulu starting Saturday, October 1.
Watch: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
The Sixth Sense
This classic 1999 supernatural thriller movie was written and directed by none other than M. Night Shyamalan, and is known for having one of the most iconic plot twists of all time. In this film, Bruce Willis plays a child psychologist with a young patient who claims he can see dead people.
Watch: The Sixth Sense
In this animated Halloween movie, three young teens discover a neighborhood house is haunted. When they struggle to find an adult that will take their discovery seriously, the three decide to take matters into their own hands on Halloween night.
Check out our Disney Halloween Movie guide for more family-friendly Halloween movie options.
Watch: Monster House
The Hand that Rocks the Cradle
When Claire Bartel was assaulted by her male doctor, he decided to take his life instead of bearing the consequences. The doctor’s pregnant widow, Peyton, miscarries from the stress, and makes it her mission to tear Claire’s family apart from the inside by posing as their new nanny. Can the Bartels escape Peyton before it’s too late?
Watch: The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
The Blair Witch Project
The Blair Witch Project quickly became one of the most iconic horror movies in modern pop culture when it debuted in 1999. Unlike any other movie of its time, The Blair Witch Project is recorded from the first-person perspective of three film students as they capture footage for a documentary about the legend of the Blair Witch.
Watch: The Blair Witch Project
Esme and her son, Luna, move to a desert town in middle-of-nowhere Colorado for a fresh start. But, it doesn’t take long for locals to notice something’s not quite right. As the town’s suspicion grows, Esme must do whatever it takes to protect her son before the next full moon exposes their terrifying secret.
Watch: Blood Moon
Scary Movie (5)
Do you prefer your Halloween movies on the lighter side? The classic Scary Movie franchise has the best of both worlds—horror and humor—and Scary Movie 5 is no exception. In this horror spoof film, a husband and wife call on a paranormal specialist when they begin to notice strange activity after bringing their newborn baby home.
Watch: Scary Movie (5)
Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween
Need something not-so-spooky after binge-watching a series of seriously scary Halloween movies? Written, directed, produced by, and starring Tyler Perry himself, Boo! A Medea Halloween is much more funny than frightening.
When Madea crashes a fraternity’s Halloween party, the angry students decide to plot their revenge against her with a bunch of Halloween pranks—but they don’t know what Medea is capable of (especially when she’s spooked).
Once you’ve finished Boo! A Madea Halloween, keep the laughs rolling and press play on Boo 2! A Madea Halloween.
Watch: Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween
The Night Before Halloween
On the night before Halloween, a group of high schoolers take part in a prank that lands one of them in a coma and another in a fatal car crash. What they don’t know is that the accidents weren’t actually accidents, but the curse of the carver. The only way for the cursed to break free? Trick a person into murdering someone.
Watch: The Night Before Halloween
A Haunted House
Things couldn’t be better for Malcolm and Kisha who are about to move into their dream home together. That is until Kisha accidentally runs over Malcolm’s dog on the first night. Strange and unexplained things continue happening, leading the couple to believe their home is haunted.
So, they call on a priest, psychic, and ghostbuster for help—only to find that it’s not the house that’s possessed—it’s Kisha. Can they break her free from the curse and live happily ever after? Find out in this laugh-out-loud mock-horror movie starring Marlon Wayans and Essence Atkins.
Watch: A Haunted House
A cursed pumpkin makes its way from an off-putting pumpkin farm to an innocent family’s home. Just as they start to celebrate their yearly tradition of jack-o-lantern carving, things go awry quickly when the pumpkin comes to life and terrorizes the family.
This bite-sized short film certainly packs a more suspenseful punch than the sour candy in your trick-or-treat bag.
A group of college students gather on Halloween night to celebrate their friend Tony who died a year ago to the day. The board game they choose to play, Uncanny Annie, quickly turns violent when the objective goes from winning to surviving.
Watch: Uncanny Annie
In the Hulu Original horror movie, Little Monsters, a teacher, a musician, and a kid’s TV show host band together to protect children from being devoured by the walking dead during a sudden zombie invasion.
Watch: Little Monsters
So I Married an Axe Murderer
This cult classic starring Mike Myers (not to be confused with Halloween slasher, Michael Myers), is a suspenseful comedy that’s sure to become one of your new all-time favorites. Mike Myers plays Charlie MacKenzie—a commitment-phobe fresh out of a breakup when he falls head over heels for Harriet the butcher.
Upon introducing her to his family, Charlie’s parents are convinced that Harriet is actually the notorious honeymoon murderer, “Mrs. X.” Charlie brushes off their crazy accusations until after the wedding when he gets the unsettling feeling that his parents might be right.
Love dark comedies? Check out our list of the best dark comedies streaming now on Hulu.
Watch: So I Married an Axe Murderer
When the remains of a young girl are extracted in a small town, a dormant and vengeful ghost awakens, threatening the lives of everyone who lives there. The town’s only hope? Raymond—an unemployed college grad who was picked on in high school and forced to move back in with his parents after graduation.
Watch: Suburban Gothic
Is there anything scarier than being trapped in a decrepit kid’s funhouse with eight alive and homicidal animatronic mascots? No, we didn’t think so. Nicolas Cage stars in the suspenseful and extremely eerie horror movie, Willy’s Wonderland, streaming now on Hulu.
Watch: Willy’s Wonderland
Looking for even more freaky flicks to watch this Halloween? Check out the Huluween Hub for the best Halloween movies and TV episodes streaming now on Hulu.