What to watch on Halloween night 2022
Our hour-by-hour list highlights the spookiest entertainment airing in the UK from 6pm on Halloween night, across all major and free-to-air channels.
Ghostbusters: Answer the Call
Ghostbusters: Answer the Call • 6:20 p.m. • Film4
The evening begins with another chance to watch the all-female 2016 film “Ghostbusters.” Starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and Chris Hemsworth, the reboot of the 1980s comedy franchise follows the gang as that a series of supernatural disturbances are occurring in New York, two experts in paranormal investigation, joined by a brilliant inventor who has created a line of ghost-hunting gadgets and a public transport worker whose knowledge of the city provides vital clues to the sinister cause of the ghostly activity.
Paranormand • 7 p.m. • BBC Three
A misunderstood boy is able to communicate with ghosts that haunt his neighborhood, but no one else believes they exist. When a curse placed on the town by a witch centuries ago brings zombies out of the grave, it’s up to the youngster to avert disaster. Animated adventure, with the voices of Kodi Smit-McPhee and John Goodman.
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Haunted Scouse at the Old Ram Inn • 8pm • YouTube
The most haunted live!
An interview with a poltergeist
To celebrate the launch of HAUNTD, the new streaming platform has set up an evening of exclusive paranormal programming that kicks off at 8 p.m. on Halloween night. The lineup includes a unique paranormal experience that will see comedian and ghost hunter, Barry Dodds, attempt something no one has dared to attempt before, to interview a poltergeist.
The Exorcist • 10 p.m. • BBC Three
A girl is possessed by a formidable demonic entity that resists all efforts to free her from its grip. In desperation, the child’s mother enlists the help of a local priest and a seasoned exorcist, but pulling off this nightmarish contest of wills threatens both men’s lives. The horror of William Friedkin, with Linda Blair, Jason Miller, Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow and Lee J Cobb.
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Halloween • 10 p.m. • 4 p.m.
Murderous lunatic Michael Myers escapes from a mental institution 15 years after murdering his sister and sets out on a killing spree in his hometown. Although a psychiatrist is quickly on her trail in an effort to prevent the loss of more lives, a shy teenage girl babysitting her neighbor is unaware of the grisly fate in store for her. The horror of John Carpenter, with Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Nick Castle and PJ Soles.
Ghost Adventures: Horror at Joe Exotic Zoo
Ghost Adventures: Horror at Joe Exotic Zoo • 10:00 p.m. • Really
At 10 p.m. on the Really channel, there’s another chance to see the “Ghost Adventures” Halloween special, “Horror At Joe Exotic Zoo.” The two-hour episode sees Zak Bagans leading his team to investigate rumors of tortured bodies and minds at the Greater Wynnewood Animal Park.
While most shows starting at 10 p.m. will air until 11 p.m. and beyond, there’s nothing to rock at 11 p.m. Unless we’re missing something. Are you live streaming a survey this Halloween? Let us know and we’ll add you to this list.
Blair Witch (2016)
Blair Witch • 00:10 • Channel 4
Twenty years have passed since the victims of the Blair Witch went missing in the woods of Maryland, with James still wondering what became of his sister Heather. When he discovers strange images on the internet of someone who looks just like him, he and three friends set out to investigate, bringing along cameras to document their search. Horror sequel, starring James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Brandon Scott, Valorie Curry, Corbin Reid and Wes Robinson.
The Haunted Museum: 3 Ring Hell
The Haunted Museum: 3 Ring Inferno • October 31 • Discovery+
“The Haunted Museum,” produced by Zak Bagans in collaboration with Eli, is a horror movie anthology series that features spooky, hellish stories inspired by the creepy relics on display at Zak’s museum in Las Vegas. “The Haunted Museum: 3 Ring Inferno,” a two-hour special for Ghostober’s Halloween night premiere, tells the terrifying story of a boy and his father who steal an old suitcase from a Christmas market. antiquities and soon discover a weathered tent inside which opens a portal to a cursed circus world of the past. In this mysterious and haunted place, they encounter a terrifying entity that will stop at nothing to capture their souls.