Spooky season is upon us and for those who prefer to avoid all the blood-soaked slasher movies: Disney Plus offers a number of family-friendly options this time of year. Everyone knows that Disney+ is the place to go if you want to stream Halloween classics Hocus pocus or Halloween town. Yet few take advantage of the channel’s incredible roster of short films and specials featuring characters from their most popular series and films.
Whether you’re looking for something fun for the kids to watch or want to watch something that has a touch of spooky without giving you nightmares for a week, be sure to check out this list Disney Plus Halloween Shorts.
Werewolf at night
If you are a Marvel fan, you will love the Disney+ TV special Werewolf at night. It not only introduces viewers to a new area of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but also accordingly ColliderIt also contains some clues about where the universe is going next.
Although it will be released in 2022, Werewolf at night is a spooky black and white special largely inspired by horror films from the 30s and 40s. This is perfect for anyone looking for some nostalgia coupled with the challenge of pointing out all the Easter Eggs related to the MCU!
The ghost is a new addition to the list of Disney+ shorts, with just published September 29th. At just 20 minutes long, this is the perfect scary story for anyone with a short attention span.
The film tells the story of 12-year-old Clarice, who feels invisible compared to her older sister Naomi. As part of the Disney “Launchpad” Season 2 collection, The ghost is one of six other live-action short films written and directed by people from underrepresented backgrounds.
ZOMBIES: The Newly Animated Series
ZOMBIES: The Newly Animated Series is another Disney release in 2023 ZOMBIES Franchise about a high school full of mythical monsters. In this new short film series, Zed, Allison, Willa and Eliza find themselves caught in the loop of a never-ending summer in which they must face some exciting monsters.
Since the episodes are only about two minutes long, it’s the perfect show for kids to watch before school or during snack time. The ZOMBIES The franchise is full of two previous short series and several live-action films that you can also check out!
Here’s the full list of Disney+ 2023 Halloween shorts and specials:
- Mickey and his friends trick or treat (2023)
- Toy Story of Terror! (2013)
- Growing fangs (2021)
- Mickey’s Tale of Two Witches (2021)
- The Scariest Story Ever: A Mickey Mouse Halloween Spooktacular (2017)
- ZOMBIES: Addison’s Moonstone Puzzle (2020)
- Frankenweenie (1984)
- trick or treating (1952)
- Mickey Mouse: Lonely Ghosts (1937)
- Mater and the Spirit Light (2006)
- Descendants: Royal Wedding (2021)
- Vampirina Ghoul Girls rock! (2018)
- The Skeleton Dance (1929)
- The Legend of Mor’du (2012)
- Gravity Falls (Shorts) (2013)
- Hocus Pocus: 25th Anniversary Halloween Party (2018)
- Halloween house party (2020)