Movie Scare-a-Thon

Scared couple watching a movie on their TVPlan a marathon of Halloween-themed movies or TV shows. The Branigan Library offers Kanopy, a video streaming service that provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed documentaries, independent and world cinema, film classics, kids’ shows and award-winning films, as well as access to the Great Courses online. 

Kanopy partners with studios like A24, Paramount, HBO Documentary Films, PBS, the Criterion Collection and more to offer a diverse, thoughtful collection for all ages. Check out Kanopy Kids for fun content such as Sesame Street, family movies and special story time programs. Create your account with an email address and your library card. For more information visit the Thomas Branigan Memorial page.

Green Sign Movie Scare-a-Thon


  • Black Christmas
  • The Blackout's Daughter
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Carnival of Souls
  • Coherence
  • Dark Water
  • Day of the Dead
  • Demon
  • Green Room
  • Hagazussa
  • Hereditary
  • House on Haunted Hill
  • It Comes at Night
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • The Lighthouse
  • Night of the Living Dead
  • Nosferatu
  • Rungu
  • Shutter
  • Suspiria
  • The VVitch
  • What We Do in the Shadows


  • Creepy Carrots: 
The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit feral his favorite food is out to get him.
  • Los Gatos Black on Halloween:
This poem has a lots of spooky characters who all attend a monstrous ball.
  • A Very Brave Witch:
One Halloween a little witch decides to see what is so special about this one night.
  • Space Case:
Funny things happen when a creature from outer space visits Earth on Halloween.
  • What's Under my Bed: 
Grandpa shares with his two young grandkids the story of when he was afraid of the dark.


  • Nocturna: 
Tim is dropped into the Alice in Wonderland like world of Nocturna where he has to navigate the creatures who control the night.
  • Tales of Night: 
Storyteller Michel Ocelot shares exotic fables from several cultures.