Scary Movies to Watch at our Cabins!
As the autumn leaves fall and the nights grow longer, there’s no better way to embrace the spirit of spooky season than with a cozy movie night in your tiny, off-grid cabin deep in the woods. Whether you’re seeking spine-tingling scares, eerie mysteries, or feel-good nostalgia, we’ve curated a list of the top spooky movies that are perfect for your fall escape!
Bring your device with pre-downloaded movies, snuggle up, dim the lights, and prepare for a cinematic adventure that will send shivers down your spine.
The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
For the Gore/Horror Fans
A perfect blend of horror and humor, “The Cabin in the Woods” takes the classic cabin retreat scenario and twists it into something entirely unexpected. This movie promises frights, surprises, and a fresh take on the horror genre.
For the Kids & Kids at Heart
A magical Halloween comedy film where three witches wreak havoc as they try to maintain their immortality by stealing the life force of children, leading to a hilarious and heartwarming adventure filled with spells, humour, and camaraderie.
Monster Squad (1987)
For the 80’s Retro Vibes
A nostalgic adventure where a group of young friends, armed with their knowledge of classic movie monsters, must band together to stop Dracula and his monstrous minions from taking over the world.
For the Jack Black Fans
A family-friendly adventure film where a group of teenagers discovers R.L. Stine’s manuscripts, unleashing the imaginative monsters from his books into the real world. Together, they must work with the reclusive author to capture the creatures and save their town!
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
NOT for the Faint of Heart
Set in the eerie Black Hills Forest, this film follows a group of filmmakers investigating a local legend. Its raw, documentary-style approach creates a sense of realism that will make you question what’s lurking outside your own cabin door.
For the Tim Burton Fans
Enjoy a darkly comedic fantasy where a deceased couple employs a mischievous ghost named Beetlejuice to scare away the new inhabitants of their former home. Tim Burton film is a whimsical and visually inventive exploration of the afterlife, featuring memorable characters and supernatural shenanigans.
For the Harry Potter Fans
Harry, Ron, and Hermione embark on a perilous journey to find and destroy Voldemort’s Horcruxes, leading them into the heart of darkness, where their friendship and courage are tested at every turn.
For the Musical Lovers
A cult classic musical-comedy where a newly engaged couple find themselves trapped in the mansion of the eccentric Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Amidst bizarre and outrageous events, they encounter a cast of peculiar characters and participate in a unique, glam-rock inspired tale of love, seduction, and acceptance.
The Witch (2015)
For the Supernatural Horror Fans
Transport yourself to 1630s New England with this atmospheric horror film. “The Witch” follows a Puritan family encountering supernatural forces in the woods beyond their farm. Its eerie ambiance and chilling storyline make it a must-watch for those craving a genuine scare amidst the wilderness.
With the crisp air and the rustle of leaves as your soundtrack, these spooky movies will enhance the ambiance of your fall getaway in your tiny, off-grid cabin. So, book your cabin, dim the lights. and let these cinematic tales weave their magic in the heart of the woods.
Cabin Photo Credit: Denim Fradette, Written by Sarah Vander Zaag, Movie Poster & Film Credits to the original creator