What to Watch: Movie/Show Reviews

The Highlights: A deceased couple haunt the new owners of their former home and they enlist the assistance of an obnoxious, Netherworld poltergeist named "Betelgeuse."

SYNOPSIS: A cult classic destined to be viewed every Halloween – it’s difficult to believe it was filmed in 1988! Still, the legend of Beetlejuice lives on…when a deceased couple haunt the new owners of their former home, they enlist the assistance of an obnoxious Netherworld poltergeist named “Betelgeuse”…

The Highlights: An arranged marriage, a bumbling groom, and a bride from the Land of the Dead make for a musical farce set in a Victorian era village.

Drink Pairing: Champagne with infused fruit (pears or blackberries)

SYNOPSIS: An arranged marriage, a bumbling groom, and a bride from the Land of the Dead make for a musical farce set in a Victorian era village. Star-crossed, Victor and Victoria love each other in spite of the arrangement their parents have made to increase their own wealth and…

The Highlights: What happens when a group of pre-teens form a club because of their love of monster-movies but end up thwarting off the villainous Count Dracula and his posse?

SYNOPSIS: What happens when a group of pre-teens form a club because of their love of monster-movies but end up thwarting off the villainous Count Dracula and his posse? Chaos ensues as the young boys, collectively known as The Monster Squad, must battle with Dracula, the Mummy, and an…

The Highlights: Coraline is lured into a portal which appears more appealing than her current world where she encounters doppelgangers of her parents and neighbors.

SYNOPSIS: Coraline and her parents move into an old mansion that has been subdivided into apartments, and when Coraline is left to her own devices, she befriends Wybie, the Black Cat, Mr. Bobinsky and Miss Spink, her new neighbors. She is lured into a portal which appears more appealing…

The Highlights: Three pre-teens try to save their neighborhood from an aggressive haunted house in this computer-animated supernatural comedy.

Drink Pairing: Candy Corn Jell-O Shots

SYNOPSIS: Three pre-teens try to save their neighborhood from an aggressive haunted house in this computer-animated supernatural comedy. Unfortunately, no one believes D.J., Chowder or Jenny because the “being” within the house is inactive when adults try to investigate. With assistance from the owner Mr. Nebbercracker, the trio eventually…