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Halloween Fun Guide 2021: Introduction

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Historical Background

Halloween, contraction of All Hallows’ Eve, a holiday observed on October 31, the evening before All Saints’ (or All Hallows’) Day. The celebration marks the day before the Western Christian feast of All Saints and initiates the season of Allhallowtide, which lasts three days and concludes with All Souls’ Day. In much of Europe and most of North America, observance of Halloween is largely nonreligious. Halloween is celebrated on Saturday, October 31, 2020.

From - https://www.britannica.com/topic/Halloween

Free Streaming Films

Looking for a scary or thrilling movie to get you in the Halloween Spirit?! :) Below you will find a selection of streaming movies from the Horror & Thriller category that are available for free from UCLA's Kanopy platform.  

Instructions for off-campus access to Kanopy are available on the Kanopy Access & Use Guide.

Let the Right One In
Night of the Living Dead
Dial M for Murder
Nosferatu
Plan 9 from Outer Space
Ring / Ringu

Podcast

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Warning: This is a horror fiction podcast and intended for mature audiences. 
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Halloween Music Mix