10 Non-Scary Halloween Movies to Check Out

Beetlejuice
Starring Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Catherine O'Hara, Jeffrey Jones and Winona Ryder
After Barbara (Davis) and Adam Maitland (Baldwin) die in a car accident, they find themselves stuck haunting their country residence, unable to leave the house. When the unbearable Deetzes (O'Hara and Jones) and teen daughter Lydia (Ryder) buy the home, the Maitlands attempt to scare them away without success.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Starring Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens, Rutger Hauer and Luke Perry
A popular California high school girl (Swanson) is selected by a mysterious old man (Sutherland) to kill the vampires that are terrorizing Los Angeles. Although it could put a serious crimp in her shopping, Buffy takes on the ghouls with the help of a handsome drifter (Perry) and incurs the wrath of the chief vampire (Hauer). 

Casper
Starring Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty, Malachi Pearson and Eric Idle
Casper (Pearson) is a kind, young ghost who peacefully haunts a mansion in Maine. When specialist James Harvey (Pullman) arrives to communicate with Casper and his fellow spirits, he brings along his teenage daughter, Kat (Ricci). Casper quickly falls in love with Kat, but their budding relationship is complicated not only by his transparent state, but also by his troublemaking apparition uncles and their mischievous antics.

Edward Scissorhands
Starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent Price
A scientist (Price) builds an animated human being - the gentle Edward (Depp). The scientist dies before he can finish assembling Edward, leaving the young man with a freakish appearance accentuated by the scissor blades he has instead of hands. Loving suburban saleswoman Peg (Wiest) discovers Edward and takes him home, where he falls for Peg's teen daughter (Ryder). However, despite his kindness and artistic talent, Edward's hands make him an outcast.

Ghostbusters
Starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis and Rick Moranis
After a team of scientists (Ramis, Aykroyd and Murray) lose their cushy positions at a university in New York City, they decide to become ghostbusters to wage a high-tech battle with the supernatural for money.  

Hocus Pocus
Starring Bette Middler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy
When three outlandishly wild witches (Middler, Parker and Najimy) are accidentally conjured up by pranksters, they return from 17th century Salem and set out to cast a spell on the town. First, they must outwit three kids and a talking cat.

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Voice Performers Peter Robbins, Christopher Shea, Sally Dryer and Kathy Steinberg
The Peanuts gang celebrates Halloween while friend Linus waits for the Great Pumpkin's arrival.

Practical Magic
Starring Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Dianne Wiest and Stockard Channing
Sally (Bullock) and Gillian Owens (Kidman), born into a magical family, have mostly avoided witchcraft themselves. But when Gillian's vicious boyfriend dies unexpectedly, the Owens sisters give themselves a crash course in hard magic. With police growing suspicious, the girls struggle to resurrect him and unwittingly inject his corpse with an evil spirit that threatens to end their family line.

The Addams Family
Starring Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia and Christopher Lloyd
When long-lost Uncle Fester (Lloyd) reappears after 25 years in the Bermuda Triangle, the other members of the off-beat Addams clan plan a great celebration, only to being to suspect that he may not be who he claims to be. 

Young Frankenstein
Starring Gene Wilder, Peter Boyle, Marty Feldman, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr, Kenneth Mars and Madeline Kahn
A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Dr. Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) returns to the old country to clear his family name. He finds his late grandfather's step-by-step manual explaining how to bring a corpse to life. With help from his friends, he creates a monster who only wants to be loved.