"Nightmare on Elm Street" - 1984
This classic tells the story of a group of teenagers who are terrorized by Freddy Krueger, a man who kills people in their dreams.
Main Character: Freddy Krueger
"Halloween" - 1978
This film is about a serial killer who escapes from an asylum and goes on a killing spree on Halloween night.
Main Character: Michael Myers
"Trick r’ Treat" - 2007
This film is a anthology horror film that follows four interconnected stories that all take place on Halloween night.
Main Character: Sam
"Beetlejuice" - 1988
This Tim Burton film tells the story of a couple who haunts their former home after they die and the new family who moves in.
Main Character: Betelguese
"Jason" - 1980
This film is the first in the Friday the 13th franchise and follows a group of camp counselors who are stalked and murdered by Jason Voorhees.
Main Character: Jason Voorhees
"The Nightmare Before Christmas" - 1993
This stop motion film follows Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, as he becomes bored with Halloween and tries to take over Christmas.
Main Character: Jack Skellington
"Chucky" - 1988
This horror film tells the story of a doll that becomes possessed by the soul of a serial killer and goes on a killing spree.
Main Character: Chucky
"Saw" - 2004
This horror film is the first in the Saw franchise and follows two men who are abducted and must escape a sadistic game set up by a serial killer known as Jigsaw.
Main Character: Jigsaw
"Stranger Things" - 1996
This Netflix original series is set in the 1980s and follows a group of kids who are trying to find their friend who has mysteriously disappeared.
Main Character: Demogorgon
"Hocus Pocus" - 1993
This Disney film tells the story of three witches who are resurrected on Halloween night and terrorize a small town.
Main Character: The Sanderson Sisters