Skip to Content

20 Best Halloween Movies for Kids on Netflix

Love it? Pls Share it!

If you’re looking for a Halloween movie to get your family in the spirit for Halloween 2019, then we’ve got you covered! A lot of parents are looking for ways to celebrate Halloween that are a little less spooky for their kids, and this year Netflix is offering plenty of the best Halloween movies for kids that you and your family can enjoy streaming without the screaming.

Scare up some treats, turn down the lights, and get ready for a fun-filled family movie night with some of the best Halloween movies for kids on Netflix that your family can enjoy streaming without the screaming!

These 20 freaky, creepy, and fun family flicks are perfect for kids of all ages. And to make it even easier for you to ensure your children watch something that’s suited to their age and maturity level, I’ve also included the recommended age groups for each of these kids Halloween movies on Netflix. Plus, if you want to make a movie part of your collection, the links for quick and easy shopping on Amazon are included as well.

So scare up some Halloween treats, turn down the lights, and get ready for a fun-filled family movie night with one (or more) of these best Halloween movies for kids on Netflix 2019.

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

A favorite in the list of best kids Halloween movies! Join everybody’s favorite monster family as they hit the high seas on a summer cruise away from the Hotel Transylvania. It’s smooth sailing until Dracula falls for the mysterious captain with a secret that may jeopardize Dracula, his family, and the other monsters.

Ages: 7 and up

Buy Hotel Transylvania 3 on Amazon

Buy the Hotel Transylvania collection (1,2 and 3) on Amazon

Monster House

With Halloween right around the corner, three friends discover what they believe to be the truth about an abandoned house in their neighborhood that has a personality of its own and seems to be eating people. Can they destroy the house before it’s too late?

Ages: 9 and up

Buy Monster House on Amazon

Room on the Broom

Much to the annoyance of her grumpy cat, a gentle ginger witch allows a dog, a bird and a frog who have helped her retrieve things she has lost a ride on her broomstick. But a run-in with a fire breathing dragon destroys the broom. Based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, this cute Halloween cartoon will become a treasured family favorite.

Ages: 3 and up

Buy Room on the Broom on Amazon

Welcome to Monster High

See how it all began in this cute movie featuring Dracula’s daughter, Draculaura and her best ghoulfriend Frankie Stein ™. Together they dreamt of a school where everyone was welcome and accepted for who they are.

Ages: 7 and up

Buy Welcome to Monster High on Amazon

Monster High: Boo York Boo York

Cleo de Nile’s father Ramses invites his daughter and her friends to attend a fancy gala in Boo York celebrating a magical comet. But the sinister Nefera has other plans in this Monster High musical.

Ages: 7 and up

Buy Monster High: Boo York Boo York on Amazon

Little Monsters

Many kids dread the monsters under their beds, but in this classic Brian decides to face his fears and makes some hilariously weird new friends in the process.

Ages: 8 and up

Buy Little Monsters on Amazon

DreamWorks Spooky Stories

To make a boring Halloween more exciting, Shrek dares his friends to bring on the scares with ghost stories told in a haunted castle. In another story, beloved Monsters vs. Aliens characters return to face alien pumpkins.

Ages: 7 and up

Buy Spooky Stories on Amazon

R.L. Steins Mostly Ghostly

No list of best kids Halloween movies would be complete without R. L. Stein! In this horror-comedy fantasy, an 11-year old encounters two ghosts and agrees to help them solve the mystery surrounding their demise.

Ages: mature 8 and up

Buy R.L. Steins’s Mostly Ghostly on Amazon


In this computer-animated science fantasy comedy film Dr. Glickenstein’s brilliant, yet deformed assistant Igor, dreams of winning the Evil Science Fair and the heart of Gretchen.

Ages: 6 and up

Buy Igor on Amazon

Spookley The Square Pumpkin

Based on the children’s book “The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin” by Joe Troianoby, a scarecrow and trio of spiders help a misshapen pumpkin get over his shame and feeling of inadequacy to step up and save the day when the patch is hit by a fierce storm.

Ages: 4 and up

Buy Spookley The Square Pumpkin on Amazon

R.L. Stine’s Mostly Ghostly: One Night in Doom House

A teen who can see ghosts is helping two teen ghosts find their lost parents when he discovers an enchanted crystal and must stop an evil plot by the Phantom Phears and an invasion of spirits before it’s too late.

Ages: 9 and up

Buy R.L. Stine’s Mostly Ghostly: One Night in Doom House on Amazon

Monster Island

Netflix description: “When a teenager discovers he’s not really human, he ventures out to a remote island to explore his roots and confronts a series of wild challenges.”

Ages: 8 and up

Buy Monster Island on Amazon

Monster Family

Netflix description: “A family’s festive Halloween plans take a spooky turn when an evil witch’s curse transforms the costumed clan into actual monsters.”

Ages: 7 and up

Buy Monster Family on Amazon


When Coraline unlocks a door in her family’s home she is transported to an alternate universe that resembles her own — only she thinks it’s much better.

Ages: 9 and up

Buy Coraline on Amazon

My Babysitter’s a Vampire

Ethan soon discovers that the girl his parents hired to babysit them is actually a fledgling vampire named Sarah. Together they battle demons, zombies and other beasts that threaten their school.

Ages: 12 and up

Buy My Babysitter’s a Vampire on Amazon

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

When friends accidentally release monsters and other creatures from the Goosebumps franchise in their town together with their other friend they must spend their Halloween trying to make it right before their town is destroyed.

Buy Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween on Amazon

Mickey’s House of Mouse Villains

Netflix description: “The nefarious Jafar has assembled a team of Disney baddies to take over Mickey’s House of Mouse and turn it into the House of Villains.”

Ages: 5 and up

Buy Mickey’s House of Mouse Villians on Amazon

Gremlins – One of my Favorite Kids Halloween Movies!

A favorite in our list of best Halloween movies for kids! When Billy’s dad brings home a cute creature as a Christmas present, Billy must follow the rules or suffer the consequences. However, temptation proves too great and Gizmo spawns a horrifying army of devilish — and dangerous — little beasts.

Ages 10/12 and up

Buy Gremlins on Amazon

Annabelle Hooper And The Ghosts Of Nantucket

A teenage mystery writer vacationing on Nantucket has to contend with two thieves as she tries to solve a ghostly mystery.

Ages: 10 and up

Buy Annabelle Hooper And The Ghosts Of Nantucket on Amazon


Another great one in the best kids Halloween movies list is DreamWork’s Coco. Netflix description: “On Dias de Los Muertes, young would-be musician Miguel crosses into the afterlife on a quest to meet his ancestor and understand his family legacy.”

Ages: 5 and up

Buy Coco on Amazon

Final Thoughts on Best Kids Halloween Movies on Netflix

These are just a few of the best Halloween movies for kids on Netflix. There are plenty more worth watching. Be sure to check back tomorrow for our list of Best Scary Halloween Movies!

Which of these Halloween movies for kids on Netflix are you planning on watching with your family?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.