With Halloween just around the corner, many of us will be preparing for a scary movie night with our favourite streaming service. Others will want to check out some chilling TV shows in the run-up to the big day.
The new platforms have plenty to offer this year, so check out which movies and TV shows you can watch this Halloween below.
Annabelle Comes Home
Judy is left alone with her babysitter in the house when her parents go to check out a case. When an unexpected guest releases Annabelle, demonic activity is unleashed inside the building. This 2019 movie is a supernatural horror directed by Gary Dauberman.
Danny is living with his mother in Florida in 1980. A spirit called Dick Hallorann tells him that ghosts in the hotel are feeding on Danny’s psychic ability, also known as his ‘shining’. As the hotel has been abandoned, they are pursuing him as they are starving, and he must learn to lock them in boxes in his mind.
Erin goes to a family meal with her boyfriend, but several people are suddenly killed when crossbows are shot into the house. This results in one big question for the rest of the movie – who are the killers, and what is their motive? This 2011 movie first made its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival.
A group of teens make their way onto a ride after hours, but find out there is an evil man inside there – and he’s hot in pursuit. The movie came out in 1981 but still provides thrills 40 years later. The movie comes from Tobe Hooper and is often watched during Halloween for some classic horror.
Carl gets into a ride-share, with Claire as the driver. Claire is new to LA, and she takes a longer route than usual. The pair get along well until Carl reveals he murdered the family inside the mansion she picked him up from. Carl says that he won’t kill her if she can tell him a good story.
Emma wakes up alone in the woods and completely naked. She then discovers she is pregnant and tries to get her life back on track. However, she realises something inside her is working against her, and she also begins having terrifying nightmares. Soon she begins wondering if she’s losing her mind.