Double Feature – Halloweentown

There is almost a cult-like following for this movie. It is almost as popular as other Halloween themed movies and in some places even more so. The story follows the Piper siblings, and their grandmother, who is a good witch and resides in Halloweentown. Aggie, the grandmother, comes to visit but really wants to startContinue reading “Double Feature – Halloweentown”

Double Feature – Hotel Transylvania

I think this is a great family movie, one that kids and adults will enjoy. All year round. This movie is the start of a soon to be four movie series, and I was pleasantly happy with how the story line was told. Mavis, who’s father is over protective of her, and oh yeah, he’sContinue reading “Double Feature – Hotel Transylvania”

Double Feature – It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

This is a classic Halloween movie that stars everyone’s favorite constant sufferer, Charlie Brown. This movie was released in 1966 and is animated, lasting 25 minutes. This movie is great for the whole family. Charlie and his friends plan to go trick or treating, and at each house they go to, everyone gets chocolate bars,Continue reading “Double Feature – It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown”

Double Feature – Ghostbusters 2

After the great success of the first Ghostbusters, Hollywood came out with a second movie five years later. The same actors reprise their roles, but the story line is completely different. We first meet Dana Barrett, who is living in a different apartment, has a young child, and is working now in a museum. SheContinue reading “Double Feature – Ghostbusters 2”

Double Feature – Ghostbusters

In 1984, we were introduced to Dr. Peter Venkman, Dr. Raymond Stantz, and Dr. Egon Spengler. I was five years old and saw it in the theater with my parents. At five I was a little startled at the beginning of the movie, but remember it was a movie about ghosts. I may have beenContinue reading “Double Feature – Ghostbusters”

Double Feature – Practical Magic

Any movie about witches, good, bad, ugly, nice, green, I’m on board to watch. When this movie came out in 1998, I was hooked. Not only is the story line awesome, it stars an amazing cast, and not to mention the house that the Owens women live in. Practical Magic follows the story of SallyContinue reading “Double Feature – Practical Magic”

Double Feature – Monster Squad

1987 was the year that The Monster Squad was released. I remember watching it when I was young, shortly after it came out. This movie is rated PG-13 and is a cross between modern (1980’s modern) movies, and classic Hollywood monsters. A group of kids have a monster club. They talk about mummy’s, Dracula, Wolfman,Continue reading “Double Feature – Monster Squad”

Double Feature – Fun Size

In 2012, Hollywood provided us a new movie to enjoy for Halloween/October instead of the usual Halloween movies. Fun Size is rated PG-13. Teenager Wren wanted to enjoy her Halloween by attending a party, instead, her dysfunctional family changes those plans. Her mother sticks Wren with babysitting duty by taking her younger brother, Albert, trickContinue reading “Double Feature – Fun Size”

Double Feature – The Worst Witch

I’m so excited by this movie, it’s one of my favorites ever! Originally released in 1986, and a shorter movie as it lasts just over an hour, but so much fun for any hopeful witch out there. The movie follows Mildred Hubble, who is a student at a prestigious school for witches. But, she seemsContinue reading “Double Feature – The Worst Witch”

Double Feature – Goosebumps

In the 1990’s R.L. Stine started writing the Goosebumps series, which was extremely popular with young adults. There are over 200 books in the series, and now movies are being produced about the series, starring Jack Black. I am not a huge Jack Black fan, but I find that I like more of his moviesContinue reading “Double Feature – Goosebumps”