Movie Recommendations For Today: October 16th, 2020

Movie Recommendations For Today: October 16th, 2020

Every day we put together a list of three movies that we think you may enjoy. Here are our three for today.

Happy Friday, folks! The Halloween season is upon us. From today till October 31st, our daily recommendations will be all about monsters, witches, ghouls, ghosts, and everything else of the sort. We will be featuring movies that are sure to give you a fright, or at least a tease. The selections are based on reviews, personal viewing, and relevance. Some you may have seen already, and some may not be your cup of tea, but we hope that at least one of these catches your eye. Without any further ado, let's get right into it.

Child's Play (1988)


The first film on our list is the 1988 slasher flick 'Child's Play.' The plot reads:

Karen buys her son Andy a sought-after doll for his birthday and Andy names it Chucky. Things take a turn for the worse when Andy discovers that Chucky is possessed by the spirit of a serial killer.

Tom Holland directed the film, and it stars Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, and Dinah Manoff.

Casper (1995)


The second film on our list is the 1995 fantasy comedy-drama 'Casper.' The plot reads:

Carrigan Crittenden hires paranormal expert Dr James Harvey to exorcise the ghosts from her mansion. The situation changes when Harvey's daughter befriends Casper, a friendly ghost.

Brad Silberling directed the film in his feature directorial debut, and it stars Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle, and Malachi Pearson.

Practical Magic (1998)


The last film on our list is the 1998 romantic comedy fantasy 'Practical Magic.' The plot reads:

After the death of their parents, Sally and Gillian Owens move in with their aunts, Jet and Frances. The two sisters have nothing in common except their hereditary gift for practical magic.

Griffin Dunne directed the film, and it stars Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Stockard Channing, Dianne Wiest, Aidan Quinn, and Goran Višnjić.

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