Thursday, October 4, 2018

Spooky Insight to the Top Halloween Movies

As we head into October, it is time for candy, costumes, decorations, movies, and more. Have you ever thought about what the top picks for people are, especially when it comes to movies? Here is some spooky insight...

Redbox.com conducted a Halloween survey of more than 1,200 members of the Redbox Customer Panel. Here are the spooky results....
Favorite Family-Friendly Halloween Movie, Ranked Top 5


  1. Hocus Pocus 
  2. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
  3. Beetlejuice     
  4. The Nightmare Before Christmas      
  5. Hotel Transylvania

Scariest Movie Ever Seen, Ranked Top 5


  1. The Exorcist   
  2. The Silence of the Lambs
  3. The Ring        
  4. The Shining    
  5. Saw

  • Almost half a century after it’s release, and coinciding with the film’s 45th anniversary, “The Exorcist” is still the scariest movie responders have ever seen.
  • “Hocus Pocus,” also celebrating a big milestone with its 25th anniversary this year, significantly outperforms all other family-friendly Halloween movies.
  • Staying home and watching a scary movie (37%) edged out trick or treating (31%) as respondents favorite way to spend Halloween, while understandably parents with children at home prefer trick or treating (53%) over watching a scary movie (26%).
  • When watching scary movies, most responders (41%) prefer to have their significant other with them.
  • When given the option to choose popcorn or Halloween candy as their favorite snack while watching a scary movie, popcorn was the clear winner for 72% of responders. 
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1 comment:

  1. I love watching Halloween movies. I agree on the #1 movies on both lists.

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