Halloween Ideas: Our Favorite Apps, Games, Movies, and More!

Have you noticed that kids start getting ready for Halloween around July? Stoke their excitement and imagination with movies, TV shows, music, apps, and games that offer just enough frights without being too scary. Here are our editors' Halloween Hall of Famers.

Browse Halloween Ideas: Our Favorite Apps, Games, Movies, and More!

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A funny, fun alternative to Halloween creepiness.
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By Sesame Street
(1998)
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Mildly creepy themes may delight or scare.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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Halloween isn't complete without this classic.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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Gentle story of friendship is fine for wee ones.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
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Safe, fun sounds go well with trick or treating.
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By Kidz Bop Kids
(2008)
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Spooky and smart; possibly the best of the series.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
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Cool but creepy animated fantasy too scary for young kids.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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Classic morality tales still make you think.
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Network: Syfy, Syndicated
(2005)
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Spooky-themed seek-and-find game good for patient players.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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Audio horror creates deliciously frightening experience.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)

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