Films to be scared by on Halloween

Moji Ogunleye

10. The Sixth Sense (1999)

When a child can’t sleep or is afraid of his own school due to the ghosts that won’t leave him alone, it’s time to get a psychologist.

9. Child’s Play (1988)

A criminal’s evil soul that is implanted into a child toy is a deadly combination for its victims.

8. The Omen (1976)

If adopting a child who turns out to be the son of the devil with the number 666 embedded in his head isn’t a sign of a pending apocalypse, what else is needed?

7. The Amityville Horror (1979)

When a house is pure evil and even a priest has a hard time excommunicating the spirits, it might be time to move.

6. Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Poor Ichabod Crane, always running from the headless horseman who is constantly throwing fiery pumpkin heads at him.

5. Halloween (1978)

Having a serial killer as a child is scary enough, but growing up in an institution only to escape and wreak havoc in his hometown is a bit too much to take it all in.

4. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

In life he was known as the Springfield Slasher, but in death he haunts children’s dreams with Gloves with Finger Knives.

3. The Shining (1980)

A writer, his wife, and young son go live in the Overlook Hotel, where it is filled with ghosts, a major snow storm, and REDRUM.

2. Poltergeist (1982)

When a little girl starts talking to the TV, chairs move on their own, and an evil toy clown attacks her brother, maybe the ancient Indian burial ground under the house could be the problem.

1.The Exorcist (1973)

Having evil spirits in a teenage girl, an excommunication is in order.

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