LI kids' favorite Halloween movies
With Halloween coming up, we reached out to our Facebook and Twitter fans to find out what Halloween movies their kids are watching. Celebrate this spooky holiday with kid-friendly movie recommendations from Long Island parents.
-- Compiled by Jennifer Berger
"'Spooky Buddies' ... My kids love the cute dogs!"
-Nichole Kohlman, via Facebook
"'Spooky Buddies.' Rylee likes the dogs, but we fast forward through some of the scarier parts."
-Beth Cimino Tomlinson, via Facebook
"Spookley the Square Pumpkin"
"My little one loves 'Spookley the Square Pumpkin,' mostly for the songs."
- Christina Rodriguez, Ronkonkoma
"It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown"
"Always, 'The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.'
-- -Kristyna McMahon Acerno, Sayville
"My 3-year-old Jonathan loves 'The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.' It's awesome because it reminds me of my childhood and it's great to sit and watch it (over and over!) with him."
-Adriana Daddona Cirillo, via Facebook
"Obviously my son Matthew wouldn't have one yet (he's 6 months old) but mine has always been 'The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.' It was just a sign that Halloween and fall had arrived."
-Leslie Kolstein Dichiara, Wantagh
"'The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.' A classic!"
-Sherri Simpson Kelley, NY, NY
"'The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.'"
-Jaime Miglino Franchi, via Facebook
"My girls loved 'Twitches.' Two sisters who are twins and witches. I just saw it listed on ABC family."
-Susan Kasper, Lido Beach
"My kids liked 'Twitches' and 'Twitches Too.'"
-Tabetha Smith, via Facebook
"My kids favorite Halloween movie is 'Halloweentown.' They play it every year on the Disney Channel. My daughters are 4 and 5 years old and we all have been watching this for years. They have a series of the movies now but the first one is the most kid-friendly one -- they're not scary at all. Now every year we look forward to watching it."
-Kristen Paider, via Facebook
"My oldest is a big 'Halloweentown' fan ... loves the costumes and the movie is great."
-Christina Rodriguez, via Facebook
"My younger child looks forward to all of the 'Halloweentown' movies."
-Kim Kasulka Woodworth, via Facebook "The 'Halloweentown' movies with Debbie Reynolds."
-Andy Sable, North Bellmore
"We always watch 'Hocus Pocus' when we come in from trick-or-treating!
-Sandy Silvestro-Gargano, Atlantic Beach
"My older child loves 'Hocus Pocus.'"
-Kim Kasulka Woodworth, via Facebook
"My favorite is 'Hocus Pocus.' I'm not sure if it's a kids movie, but my son loves it."
-Heather Baughman Alwine, via Facebook