The best Halloween movies to stream on Netflix, by age

(WVLT) - Looking for something to watch in celebration of the year's spookiest holiday? Whether it's with the family, at a get-together or bundled up with a mug of hot cocoa, check out the best flicks to stream this year.

Movies for the entire family:

Mickey's House of Villains
Disney villains try to take over Mickey's House of Mouse...and turn it into a House of Villains.

The Nightmare Before Christmas
The king of Halloween Town, Jack Skellington, tries to take over Christmas by kidnapping Santa Claus and transforming the winter holiday into a Halloween fright.

The 2015 movie version of the spooky television series features the story of a teen whose dad is a horror story writer. The writer ends up writing a scary world into existence.

DreamWorks Spooky Stories
Shrek asks his friends to bring their scariest stories to a haunted castle on an adventure that includes alien pumpkins.

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
The Spielberg classic tells the story of a lonely boy who wants to help his friend, an alien, back home.

Movies for tweens and teens:

The Addams Family
The 1991 movie shows members of the beloved, macabre Addams family as they welcome a man who claims to be the missing brother of Gomez Addams—a man who will eventually try to swindle the family fortune.

Corpse Bride
The stop-motion Tim Burton movie starring Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter tells the story of Victor, a living human who is sucked into the underworld when he inadvertently marries a corpse instead of his beloved.

A young girl opens a door in her family's new home and finds a new world that's strangely similar to the one she knows.

Young Frankenstein
Frederick Frankenstein tries to escape his family history but he ends up following in his infamous grandfather's legacy.

A cute Christmas present turns out to be a teen's worst nightmare when the cuddly companion spawns a horrifying army of dangerous creatures.

Movies just for adults:

Sleepy Hollow
Detective Ichabod Crane arrives in the town of Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of murders when victims are found beheaded. He stumbles upon the legendary headless horseman.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
Two Vietnam-bound brothers wind up in trouble after they crash their Jeep...and from the story, the horrific Leatherface is born.

Stephen King's Children of the Corn
A group of children have murdered an entire town's adults at the command of their leader, and a couple stranded in town encounters them.

The Babadook
A young boy throws tantrums until he finds a sinister book that causes him to ask him mother, "Do you want to die?"

Do you want to play a game? This chilling flick forces two men to make difficult decisions to save their own lives.

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