Favorite Halloween Movies to Watch with Young Kids

Spooky season is here! Well, let’s be honest, a lot of us were already celebrating way back in August with pumpkin spice drinks. But now that the weather is turning colder, it’s a great time to snuggle up and find some Halloween movies to watch with the kids!

Favorite Halloween Movies to Watch with Young Kids

Here is a list of my 20 favorite Halloween movies that don’t exceed PG-13 ratings, and can be found on many streaming sites (such as Disney+, Netflix, or Peacock)!

Frankenweenie (PG)

Hotel Transylvania series (PG)

Toy Story of Terror (TV-G)

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (NR)

Halloweentown (NR)

Monster’s, Inc. (G)

Spookley the Square Pumpkin (G)

Casper (PG)

The Nightmare Before Christmas (PG)

Hocus Pocus 1 & 2 (PG)

The Addams Family —1991 version (PG)

The Addams Family — 2019 version (PG)

Coco (PG)

Beetlejuice (PG)

The Haunted Mansion — 2003 version (PG)

Scoob (PG)

Spooky Buddies (G)

The Adventures of Ichabod & Mr. Toad (G)

Harry Potter series (PG to PG-13) *depends on the movie

Shrek’s Thrilling Tales (PG)

My kids aren’t old enough for the PG-13 rated movies, but a lot of these they have watched and love rewatching from year to year! For example, my kids love It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and my personal favorite is Hocus Pocus.

Now go get your favorite snack and watch some Halloween movies with your kids!

Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments!

And looking for even more Halloween movies (or where to stream the ones above)? Check out our post on 50+ Halloween Movies to Stream for All Ages!
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Danielle Ladwig
Danielle grew up in a small, rural North Dakota town before attending university in Fargo. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and has an associate's degree in Sign Language Interpreting. She and her husband, Andrew, have been married for six years and have three beautiful kids together. Danielle decided before she had her second child to be a stay-at-home mom. While life gets insane at times, she's happy to have other stay-at-home mom friends she can share the ups and downs of parenting with. She loves to find a good deal, bake, and spend time with her family.


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