10 Best Disney Halloween Movies That Will Scare The Bejeezuz Out Of You!


What’s better than getting into the spirit of the spooky season with Disney Halloween movies? Nothing, right! A cup of hot chocolate in your hands with a warm fuzzy blanket wrapping you and your loved ones and a not-so-scary Halloween movie playing in the background sounds magical, doesn’t it? 

Whether you are up for a movie night by yourself or you have planned an evening with your friends, there is nothing that can match the joy of Disney’s Halloween movies. They are perfect for marking the beginning of the spooky season, right beside shopping for Halloween gifts. Disney Halloween movies are the best to bind you all in the spirits of the upcoming holiday season with a little bit of horror and loads of fun. 

Well, now there are so many Halloween movies that Disney offers you, right? So, how do you pick the ones worth watching? They are all excellent movies, but since it is Halloween, you need the ones that have a perfect mix of horror and festive charm. You don’t want the little ghosts around you to get scared and have nightmares while they try to get a good sleep. You need movies like Toy Story Of Terror and Cruella to keep things fun around the haunted season. 

Now, without making you wait anymore, let’s find out more about the best Disney Halloween movies for the upcoming holiday season. 

10 Best Disney Halloween Movies That Will Scare Your Socks Off!

Here you have the best Disney movies to keep you entertained through the spookiest time of the year. Grab a bowl of your favorite candies, put on your comfiest outfit, slip into your favorite blanket and let the Halloween spirits take over you. 

#1 Cruella (2021) 

The story of Cruella revolves around the life of a young girl named Estella Miller, who is a fashion enthusiast and is determined to make her name in the fashion industry. However, things change when she meets with fashion legend Baroness von Hellman and transforms into a cruel and wicked alter ego Cruella de Vil. 

IMDb Rating: 7.4/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#2 The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Jack Skellingtin is Halloweentown’s beloved pumpkin king who is tired of following the same world tradition of scaring people in the real world. This time around, he plans to do something different when he accidentally stumbles across Christmastown. After seeing the festive celebrations, he plans to kidnap Santa Claus and take over Christmas.

IMDb Rating: 8/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#3 The Black Cauldron (1985)


There is something different about watching the age-old Disney Halloween movies like 1985’s classic hit, The Black Cauldron. The story revolves around a young boy, Taran living in the land of Prydain, who wishes to become a knight one day. He soon gets a chance to fulfill this dream by fighting an evil king who kidnaps Hen-Wren, his pig, with mystical powers. 

IMDb Rating: 6.4/10

Where To Stream: Disney+  

#4 Hocus Pocus (1993)

What have you done if you haven’t seen Disney’s Halloween hit Hocus Pocus till now? The story revolves around the Dennison siblings, their friend Alison, and an abandoned house in Salem. Now, you all must have heard of the crazy Salem witches, right? The teenagers accidentally free three evil witches, and now it is up to the kids to keep them away from the spellbook that can help them become immortal. 

IMDb Rating: 6.9/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#5 Toy Story Of Terror (2013)

Story of Terror is the best Disney Halloween movie to watch if cute little ghosts surround you. The Halloween special follows the adventures of Woody and Buzz along with the whole gang, who go on a road trip. During their journey, they stay the night at a haunted motel, and that’s where things start to turn bad for them. 

IMDb Rating: 7.5/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

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#6 Girl vs Monster (2012)

How would you react if you found out that you were a monster hunter, that too, on Halloween? Probably think that the world you are living in is crazy, right? Well, this is precisely what happens with tween Skylar Lewis. She accidentally finds the truth about her family and releases a dangerous monster named Deimata during the process. 

IMDb Rating: 5.6/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#7 Coco (2017)

Miguel has an undying talent for music despite his family’s generations-old hatred of it. Miguel finds his way to the Land of the Dead and decides to fulfill his dreams of becoming a famous musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. There he befriends a charming trickster Hector and the soon embark on a journey to explore Miguel’s family history and find more about the ban on music. 

IMDb Rating: 8.4/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#8 Invisible Sister (2015) 

Cleo’s science experiment takes a shocking turn when she accidentally makes her famous sister Molly invisible. Being invisible isn’t the worst part. The worst part is that if Cleo does not develop an antidote on time, Molly will be stuck invisible forever. So, what do you think, will Cleo manage to save her sister on time? 

IMDb Rating: 6/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

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#9 Maleficent (2014)

Disney’s take on Sleeping Beauty’s main antagonist will make you think twice about the powerful fairy Maleficent. Maleficent has a pure heart as a young kid, but a betrayal turns her heart into stone and makes her a fierce protector of the forest. The forest’s protector challenges the king’s successor to the battle and curses his infant, Aurora, only to realize that the little girl can help restore peace in her kingdom. 

IMDb Rating: 7/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

#10 Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Monsters, Inc is probably one of the best Disney Halloween movies to end the night on a happy note. The story follows monster friends, James and Mike, the top scarers in Monsters Incorporated. However, things turn upside down in the monster world when a little girl Boo steps into Monstropolis and makes life challenging for the two top scarers. 

IMDb Rating: 8.1/10

Where To Stream: Disney+ 

Final Words

Enjoy the family movie nights during the Halloween season with these classic hits from Disney. I am sure that you will enjoy watching each of these movies as much as I do. Now, don’t be a shy cat, and don’t forget to share some of your favorite Halloween movies on Disney with us in the comments section below. 

Antra Koul
Antra Koul
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