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31 Essential Films to Watch This Halloween

Yes, I promised a Top 100 Countdown of the greatest films of all time.  I'm still working on that blog.  In the mean time, however, being that fall is my favorite time of year, and Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, we'll be doing something a little fun.

31 Essential Films you should watch this Halloween season.

Now, for the record this isn't a countdown.  There is no rhyme or reason to the order of the films.  Also, not all of them are horror movies.  (Though most of them are.)  I am by no means a horror film expert.  I've seen many, but definitely not all of the essential horror films.  I'll leave the horror expertise the guys over at the They're Coming To Get You  podcast.  Some of them are comedies.  Some children's films.  All of them, I feel, are Essential Films that help define the Halloween season.

And here we go...

PSYCHO 1960 Directed by:  Alfred Hitchcock Starring:  Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, Janet Leigh
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