Ah, Halloween — a night of masks, sweets, and drunkenly stumbling home while way too skimpily attired is just around the corner. (Our slutty Betty White costume’s coming together nicely, thanks for asking!) To get into the spirit of spookiness and goofiness, we’ve compiled a list of the very best of cinemas All Hallow’s Eve scenes. Happy watching, you soon-to-be witches and Snookis; is it too early to break out the candy corn?
In The Karate Kid, Daniel’s rescued from a beating by mentor Mr. Miyagi on Halloween. Also, he decks himself out as a shower, which might be the best costume in movie history.
The Halloween sequence in E.T. is an absolute classic. But why’d Elliot and Gertie have to dress their little friend up like a ghost? If there’s ever a day to let your alien run free, it’s Halloween.