18 Family Halloween Movies on Netflix for a Fun Fright Night!

Emily Manning

October 26, 2020

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Are you planning a spooky movie night at home? Get cosy, snuggle up and have some fun and frights with these family Halloween movies on Netflix – popcorn and Halloween candy is essential!

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With the spooky season upon us, it’s time to catch up on some brilliant family movies. There is a wide range available on TV, but also across the various streaming channels. Below, we’ve picked some of the best family Halloween movies on Netflix (UK & Ireland) for everyone to enjoy. Take your pick from some of the best seasonal animated and live action movies, from Hotel Transylvania to Goosebumps!

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Family Halloween Movies on Netflix to Enjoy

Corpse Bride

Rating: PG

Stream Corpse Bride on Netflix

Directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Emily Watson, Albert Finney, Richard E. Grant and more, Corpse Bride is a hair-raising legend based on a 19th-century Russian folktale.

A young man mistakenly weds a corpse while on a two-day trek to the village of his real bride-to-be. It is up to the groom’s real fiancée to face her rival – only then will the bride and groom be free to proceed with their own wedding ceremony.

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Dreamworks Spooky Stories

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Rating: U

Stream Dreamworks Spooky Stories on Netflix

Get a Halloween spook from some of your favourite DreamWorks characters!

Join the cast of Shrek and Monsters vs. Aliens for some funny (and chilling!) tales for the whole family.

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The Addams Family

Rating: PG

Stream The Addams Family on Netflix

When a man claiming to be Fester, the missing brother of Gomez Addams, arrives at the Addams’ home, the family is thrilled. However, Morticia (Anjelica Huston) and daughter Wednesday begin to suspect the man is a fraud, since he cannot recall details of Fester’s life. With the help of a corrupt lawyer, Fester conspires to swindle the Addams fortune. Plenty of hilarious and hair-raising antics along the way make this a fun family movie.

The Addams Family Values

Rating: PG

Stream The Addams Family Values on Netflix

The members of the odd Addams Family are back for more hilarious antics. This time around, Gomez and Morticia are celebrating the arrival of a baby boy – but Wednesday and Pugsley are not too happy about the new addition, and try their best to get rid of the baby. When nanny Debbie appears to keep the kids in line, her presence leads to an unexpected and treacherous twist.

The Addams Family

Rating: PG

Stream The Addams Family on Netflix

The eccentrically macabre family moves to a bland suburb where Wednesday Addams’ friendship with the daughter of a hostile and conformist local reality show host exacerbates conflict between the families.

Monster House

Rating: PG

Stream Monster House on Netflix

Even for a 12-year old, DJ Walters has a particularly overactive imagination. He is convinced that his haggard and crabby neighbour Horace Nebbercracker, who terrorises all the neighbourhood kids, is responsible for Mrs. Nebbercracker’s mysterious disappearance.

Any toy that touches Nebbercracker’s property promptly disappears, swallowed up by the cavernous house. DJ has seen it with his own eyes! But no one believes him, not even his best friend, Chowder. What everyone does not know is DJ is not imagining things. Everything he’s seen is absolutely true and it’s about to get much worse than anything DJ could have imagined.

Hotel Transylvania

Rating: U

Stream Hotel Transylvania on Netflix

Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula’s lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed.

One special weekend, Dracula invites all his best friends – Frankenstein and his wife, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Werewolf family, and more – to celebrate his beloved daughter Mavis’s 118th birthday. For Dracula catering to all of these legendary monsters is no problem…but the party really starts when one ordinary guy stumbles into the hotel and changes everything!

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Hotel Transylvania 2

Rating: U

Stream Hotel Transylvania 2 on Netflix

The Hotel Transylvania series continues with a new addition to the family – but is he a vampire? What will Dracula do if his grandson ends up more human than bloodsucker?

Hotel Transylvania 3

Rating: U

Stream Hotel Transylvania 3 on Netflix

It’s love at first sight for Dracula when he meets Ericka, the charming but very mysterious captain of the monster cruise that Mavis plans for the whole family.


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A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting

Rating: PG

Stream A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting on Netflix

Recruited by a secret society of babysitters, a high schooler battles the Boogeyman and his monsters when they nab the boy she’s babysitting on Halloween.

Hubie Halloween

Rating: 12

Stream Hubie Halloween on Netflix

Hubie Dubois (Adam Sandler) thanklessly spends every Halloween making sure the residents of his hometown, Salem, celebrate safely and play by the rules. But this year, an escaped criminal and a mysterious new neighbour have Hubie on high alert. When people start disappearing, it’s up to Hubie to convince the police and townsfolk that the monsters are real, and only he can stop them!

Hubie Halloween is a hilarious family film about an unlikely hero with an all-star cast including Julie Bowen, Ray Liotta, Noah Schnapp, Steve Buscemi, Maya Rudolph and Kevin James.

All Hallows’ Eve

Rating: GEN

Stream All Hallow’s Eve on Netflix

As Eve celebrates her birthday, she learns the truth of who she really is. For generations, her mother’s family has passed down an old amulet and the power of a witch to one girl on her 18th birthday. Now, it is Eve’s turn.

While exploring her new powers, Eve accidentally summons an old ancestor who bears her no goodwill and seeks to wreak havoc. Time is ticking for her loved ones in danger, as Eve rushes to fix the mess around her.

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Rating: PG

Stream Goosebumps on Netflix

Upset about moving to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets his beautiful neighbour Hannah, daughter of R.L. Stine (Jack Black), the famous and mysterious author of the bestselling “Goosebumps” series.

When Zach accidentally unleashes the monsters from the fantastic tales, it’s up to him, Hannah and Stine to return the beasts back to the books where they belong.

Trick or Treaters

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Rating: GEN

Stream Trick or Treaters on Netflix

Trick or Treaters (aka The Three Robbers) is a 2007 German animated feature based on a children’s book.

Three robbers roving the countryside kidnap a young girl they believe they can hold for ransom, not knowing she is actually an orphan.

The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants Hack-a-Ween

Rating: PG

Stream The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants on Netflix

When Melvin tries to cancel Halloween, clever best friends Harold and George create their own spooky holiday – and it’s a huge success.

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Ghost Patrol

Ghost Patrol

Rating: GEN

Stream Ghost Patrol on Netflix

Two kids and their dog make up the Ghost Patrol to investigate mysterious goings on in their town. They get a call about an old manor and soon find themselves investigating their first real haunted house.

Monster Island

Monster Island on Netflix

Rating: PG

Stream Monster Island on Netflix

When young Lucas finds out he’s not really a human; the news changes his whole world. Especially since his first monster transformation happened in front of the most popular kids at school!

Eager to find the rest of his family, he sets out for the island of Calvera.

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Gnome Alone

Rating: PG

Stream Gnome Alone on Netflix

When Chloe discovers that her new home’s garden gnomes are not what they seem, she must decide between the pursuit of a desired high school life and taking up the fight against the Troggs.

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Have your say! Which family Halloween movies on Netflix do you enjoy watching? Leave a comment below and let us know – we’d love to hear from you!

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Published On: October 26th, 2020 / Categories: Entertainment, Entertainment mobile / Last Updated: April 5th, 2021 / Tags: , , , /

About the Author: Emily Manning

Emily is the coffee-loving Editor of MyKidsTime. Mum of one daughter and two naughty Tibetan Terriers, she is particularly partial to Curly Wurlys and unable to resist pretty stationery and new cookbooks. As an avid foodie and domestic goddess-wannabe, she is most likely to be found in the kitchen.

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