Wickedest Witch Movies to Watch this Halloween

Wickedest Witch Movies to Watch this Halloween

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Halloween! Now it is the witching hour every hour and in honor of this, here are some of the best witch books and movies for you to feast upon (in between feasting on mortals, of course.)   Practical Magic    Via Tumblr   Based on the book The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman, this spooky romantic comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman will have you casting your own love spells in no time!   The Witches of Eastwick   Via Giphy   Based on the book of the same name by John …

Hocus Pocus Returns Without Original Sanderson Sistahs!

Hocus Pocus Returns Without Original Sanderson Sistahs!

If you’re a Disney fan, you probably remember the 1993 movie Hocus Pocus. It didn’t do too well in theaters, but once it hit our TV screens, the movie blew up. I was captivated the first time I saw it. It spawned to a witch obsession which lead to me watching several other witch movies and reading books such as Roald Dahl’s The Witches.   For those of you who have seen Hocus Pocus, you remember the Sanderson sisters, everyone’s favorite trio of witches, disintegrating. You also know the ending hinted at the fact that the Sanderson sisters may still be …

Witches, Get Ready! Beverley Hills Witch’s House Brought Back to Life for Halloween

Witches, Get Ready! Beverley Hills Witch’s House Brought Back to Life for Halloween

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You might recognize it as the house past which Cher trials miserably on her way home from retail therapy in Clueless, but the Beverly Hills ‘Witch’s House’ was originally built in 1921 as the set for the ‘Hansel and Gretel’ movie. The house at 516 Walden Drive fell into disrepair and was a popular spot for risk takers to seek out ghosts. Now it’s being resurrected just in time for Halloween!    Cher trials miserably past the Witch’s House on her way home from retail therapy in Clueless. / Via iamnotastalker   Real estate agent Michael J. Libow bought the property, the …

Infographic: The Scariest Monsters in Literature

Infographic: The Scariest Monsters in Literature

Halloween is a time for spooky monsters like the well-known Frankenstein, Dracula, and the Headless Horseman. It’s also a time for scary books. After all, every monster we just mentioned shares one thing in common: a literary heritage. Books are full of creepy ghouls, ghosts, and monsters, so it’s no surprise that a lot of our Halloween horror inspiration comes from the scary stories on our bookshelves. But how well do you know the scariest monsters in all of literature? Get into the spirit of Halloween with this awesome infographic from the folks at the UK’s Morph Costumes. All of the classic creeps are …