With Halloween right around the corner, you’re probably thinking of a fresh way to get the family spooked. So, why not celebrate the spookiest season of the year by choosing from one of these 11 iconic movies! Of course, you can’t forget the perfect snacks to pair them with, and see if you’re brave enough to watch #10 – we couldn’t finish it!
1. Old-school French Fries ft. Shutter
Shutter tells the story of a young photographer who, after an accident, discovers shadows in his photographs. This movie has horrified its audiences since 2004, so it’s a good throwback movie that deserves the best old-school French fries fit for the whole family.
2. Homemade Churros ft. The Grudge
Whether you pick the Japanese original or the American version, The Grudge will send chills down your spine because of its unique plotline and horrifying graphics. Calm your nerves with homemade churros and salted caramel sauce to bring some sweetness to the night.
3. Nachos and Salsa ft. The Ring
A videotape causes the death of anyone who views it, and a journalist must find out why. The Ring is a classic horror movie that should be paired with another classic snack, nachos with salsa. Find the fully loaded recipe here.
4. Homemade Potato Chips ft. Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula
The sequel to what is widely considered to be one of the most iconic horror films in recent years, Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula will require some good ol’ homemade potato chips to munch on while you scream out loud. And if you have leftovers, keep them in the Thermos® Food Jar to keep them crisp and fresh for longer.
5. Halloumi Cheese Fingers ft. Battle Royale
Released in 2000, this survival of the fittest Japanese blockbuster is a must-watch. Its premise has been replicated many times over in other movies, including The Hunger Games. To keep your adrenaline going, load up on these halloumi cheese fingers that everyone will love.
6. Pretzel Peanut Butter Cups ft. The Shining
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A classic psychological thriller featuring Jack Nicholson, The Shining deserves a spot in your Halloween movie list, especially when pairing it with equally decadent pretzel peanut butter cups. Wash everything down with your favorite drink kept cold in your Thermos® Tumbler.
7. Greek Layer Dip ft. Halloween
What good is celebrating Halloween if you’re not going to watch the movie named after the day itself? Since the original 1978 classic, many Halloween sequels have been made, which makes it ideal for binge-watching. For a healthier option, stock up on this Greek layer dip to stay topped up during your marathon.
8. Raspberry Lemonade Slushie ft. IT & IT Chapter 2
No movie screams more Halloween than IT, a supernatural horror movie that features a common phobia – clowns. Since you’ll be feeling tense and hot while watching this spine-tingling two-part movie, you should make a raspberry lemonade slushie kept in your Thermos® Tumbler Cup to keep it from melting so quickly (it’ll keep cold for at least one hour!). Also, the Tumbler Cup is condensation-free, which means no water marks on the table!
9. Buffalo Wings ft. Blair Witch Project
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Many people have been hooked on this “reality-based” movie that made its audience sit at the edge of their seats when it first came out. Of course, you’ll need something to fuel you up while watching this movie, and classic buffalo wings are a must-try.
10. Pizza Popcorn ft. The Exorcist
You may have watched The Exorcist before, but this blockbuster never gets old. Of course, a big hit should be paired with great food, like this pizza popcorn recipe. And if you have leftovers, make sure to store them in the Thermos® Food Jar to prevent them from going stale.
11. Mango Coconut Ice Cream ft. Incantation
This list wouldn’t be complete without the biggest horror movie of 2022. Incantation is a supernatural horror movie that will leave you feeling tense, so make sure to have this mango coconut ice cream in your fridge for when you need to cool down after all those stressful scenes.