We all know that many movies are set in New England. Just Boston, Massachusetts alone There have been many movies filmed and set in the city. Movies like “Ted,” “Fever Pitch,” “Mystic River,” and “The Town” all take place in Boston.
However, Massachusetts is not the only place where writers, directors, and producers have chosen to film or set their films. Thanks to horror author, Stephen King, we’ve seen many movies and television adaptations of his work. Honestly, thanks to the work of Stephen King, Maine might be the horror movie capital of New England.
Let’s go back to Massachusetts for a second… The movies I listed above, certainly aren’t known as horror movies, but that doesn’t mean that Massachusetts isn’t the set of many horror movies. Events like the Salem Witch Trials have inspired many “horror” movies to be set in MA.
Over the years, Halloween or horror films have been set all over New England. Whether you’re looking for witches, zombies, or something else, this movie set in New England is a must-have for any Halloween enthusiast.
If you want to watch something campy you can choose to watch “Hocus Pocus” or “Hubie Halloween”. Looking for something a little more freight? Well, you can always turn off the flights and watch “The Conjuring” or “It.”
Below you’ll find a list of 13 Halloween themed or scary movies that range from fun and campy to scary with local ties.
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