Movie Addicts’ Choices – October 31st

Each week we update you on what new films are hitting cinemas around town with mini reviews so you can impress your friends with your critical eye and all the movie trivia you know 😉 What’s in store for movie lovers this week?? Halloween edition! We’ve got you covered with all the scares in theaters, you’ll be screaming your heart out this Halloween!👻🎃😱😨

Halloween

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 79% Fresh (Critics) – 75% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: It’s been 40 years since Laurie Strode survived a vicious attack from crazed killer Michael Myers on Halloween night. Locked up in an institution, Myers manages to escape when his bus transfer goes horribly wrong. Laurie now faces a terrifying showdown when the masked madman returns to Haddonfield, Illinois … but this time, she’s ready for him.

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween 

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 47% Fresh (Critics) – 52% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Slappy is back to wreak more havoc this Halloween in a brand-new comedy adventure based on R.L. Stine’s best-selling series of books. While collecting junk one day, best friends Sonny and Sam meet Slappy, a mischievous talking dummy. Hoping to start his own family, Slappy kidnaps Sonny’s mother and brings all of his ghoulish friends back to life just in time for Halloween. As the sleepy town becomes overrun with monsters, witches and other mysterious creatures, Sonny joins forces with his sister Sam and a kindly neighbor to save Sonny’s mom and foil Slappy’s plan.

Hell Fest 

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40% Fresh (Critics) – 46% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: On Halloween night, three young women and their respective boyfriends head to Hell Fest, a ghoulish traveling carnival that features a labyrinth of rides, games and mazes. They soon face a bloody night of terror when a masked serial killer turns the horror theme park into his own personal playground, terrorizing the group of friends while the rest of the patrons believe that it is all part of the show.