The Neverending Story (PG)
Who said all kids’ Halloween movies have to have ghosts and witches? Kids who could do without vampires and other played out Halloween monsters will find a lot to like in this mystical adventure film based on the popular novel.
Best for: Kids age 8 and up. Some of the fantastical creatures might creep out the little ones, and there are some intense sequences.
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Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (PG)
The caped crusader grapples with what appears to be a murderous apparition in this critically acclaimed (and moody) animated feature.
Best for: Kids age 9 and up. Some violence and dark subject matter make this a spooky superhero flick for older kids.
Scooby-Doo and the gang reunite on Spooky Island for this live version of the original animated television series. Kids will enjoy the silly and spooky adventures of the Mystery Inc. gang.
Best for: Kids age 9 and up. Skimpy costumes and freaky imagery might be too much for young children.