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If you're looking for some seriously spooky viewing in the run up to Halloween, Horror Channel (channel 138) is the destination for you. For 13 nights (unlucky for some), viewers can enjoy a Haunted Halloween Season packed full of the scariest movies, guaranteed to give you a fright. Let's take a look at the creepiest highlights... 🎃


The Unspoken (2015)
Thursday 19th October, 9pm

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Kicking the season off in suitably terrifying style is the UK TV premiere of The Unspoken. The story follows a teenager called Angela (Jodelle Ferland), who is plagued by strange events after becoming a baby sitter for a boy (Sunny Suljic) who lives in a house where a family disappeared 17 years earlier...


Stir of Echoes (1999)
Tuesday 22nd October, 9pm

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The countdown to Halloween continues with this supernatural horror film directed by David Koepp. After being hypnotized by his sister-in-law, Tom Witzky (Kevin Bacon) begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost, and it isn't long until a mystery begins to unfold around him.


The Messengers (2007)
Wednesday 23rd October, 9pm

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This suspenseful supernatural thriller centres around the dysfunctional Soloman family, who trade in the craziness of big-city life for the quiet of a North Dakota farm. However, they could never have predicted the nightmare that follows...


The Woman In Black (2010)
Friday 25th October, 9pm

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Still not had your fill of frights? Well, the Horror Channel has plenty more where that came from. Why not catch this popular horror starring Daniel Radcliffe. The Woman in Black tells the tale of Arthur Kipps, a lawyer who is forced to leave his young son and travel to a remote village to attend to the affairs of the recently deceased owner of Eel Marsh House. But what will he do when he discovers that local children have been disappearing under mysterious circumstances...?


The Eye (2008)
Monday 28th October, 9pm

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This thriller/horror is sure to get your pulse racing. Blind for most of her life, concert violinist Sydney Wells (Jessica Alba) is the recipient of a double corneal transplant that restores her sight at long last. Soon, however, blood-chilling visions convince her that a terrifying alternate world exists, and only she can see it.


Pay the Ghost (2015)
Thursday 31st October, 9pm 

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And finally, celebrate Halloween on 31st October with this edge-of-your-seat horror starring Nicolas Cage. Cage plays Mike Cole, whose life is torn apart when his son is abducted during a Halloween parade. Desperate to bring him home again, Mike must risk everything to unravel a supernatural mystery.


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