Netflix and Chills


Aariel Ammons-Morris and Kayla Hill

It’s the end of October, so you know what that means. It’s the spooky season! What’s another great way to celebrate Halloween than to cozy up on the couch and binge-watch your favorite scary Halloween movies? We took a survey to find out some of our fellow Patriots’ favorite Halloween movies. 

Note: Most of these movies are R-rated, so… Don’t watch them if you’re not allowed. Duh.

  1. Saw

One of the top picks for best Halloween Movies was Saw. Victoria Tarver explained that her favorite Halloween movie is Saw because “it’s a psychological thriller with gore.” She also states that she would rate the movie a 10 out of 10.


  1. Nightmare on Elm Street

The second most popular pick is the Nightmare on Elm Street film series. Grace Jae stated, “Freddy is just Unbeatable in real life. everyone has to sleep.”


  1. Scream

Our third most popular pick is the Scream film series. Emariah Grant said, “It gave me nightmares, but I would watch it all the time.” Another student named Arienna Coe said she liked the mystery of the film. 


  1. Friday the 13th

The fourth favored movie series is Friday the 13th. Abbigail Jackson said she loves this movie because “I love the traumatic backstory of Jason and his mother that really makes me root for him.”


  1. Halloween

The last film series the majority mentioned is Halloween. Kyla Diel explained that the Halloween film series was “a trademark” of the holiday.


These popular Halloween movies are filled with horror and will keep you on the edge of your seat. Enjoy your Halloween binge with a side of your favorite Halloween candy. Happy Halloween!