5 Best Coming of Age Horror Movies to Watch on Halloween [Video]

5 Best Coming of Age Horror Movies to Watch on Halloween [Video]

This top list includes some really fun commentary and is a sure fire 5 best ‘Coming of Age’ horror movies to watch on Halloween list. The list includes Monster Squad (1987), Teen Wolf (1985), The Lost Boys (1987), Attack the Block (2011), and The Goonies (1985). Thanks to kreshjun for making this video for our entertainment. The video is below with full details on each movie.

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The Monster Squad (1987)

Synopsis: A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his army of monsters.
Cast: Tom Woodruff Jr., Leonardo Cimino, Michael Reid MacKay, Robert Lesser, Julius LeFlore, Jon Gries, Mary Ellen Trainor, Jake, Tom Noonan, Stephen Macht, David Proval, Denver Mattson, Carl Thibault, Jack Gwillim, Robby Kiger, Bryan Kestner, Ernie Brown, Brent Chalem, Ryan Lambert, Diana Lewis, Ashley Bank, Gary Rebstock, Michael Faustino, David Wendel, Stan Shaw, Charly Morgan, Lisa Fuller, Phil Culotta, Jason Hervey, Mary Albee
Directors: Fred Dekker
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy, Comedy
Year: 1987
Runtime: 82
Awards: 3
Nominations: 4
Writers: Shane Black, Fred Dekker
Producers: Keith Barish, Rob Cohen, Peter Hyams, Neil A. Machlis, Jonathan A. Zimbert
Musicians: Bruce Broughton
Editors: James Mitchell

Teen Wolf (1985)

Synopsis: A struggling high school student with problems discovers that his family has an unusual pedigree when he finds himself turning into a werewolf.
Cast: Troy Evans, Mark Holton, Michael J. Fox, James MacKrell, Scott Paulin, Doris Hess, Richard Brooks, Rodney Kageyama, James Hampton, Matt Adler, Richard Domeier, Tamara Carrera, Brian Sheehan, Jay Footlik, Richard Baker, Susan Ursitti, Jerry Levine, Fred Nelson, Lorie Griffin, Tanna Herr, Kris Hagerty, Mark Arnold, Mark L. Flowers, Jay Tarses, Larry B. Daugherty, Elizabeth Gorcey, Cort McCown, Melanie Manos, Gregory Itzin, Doug Savant
Directors: Rod Daniel
Genres: Fantasy, Comedy
Year: 1985
Runtime: 91
Writers: Jeph Loeb, Matthew Weisman
Producers: Thomas Coleman, Mark Levinson, Jeph Loeb, George W. Perkins, Michael Rosenblatt, Scott M. Rosenfelt, Matthew Weisman
Editors: Lois Freeman-Fox

The Lost Boys (1987)

Synopsis: After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires.
Cast: Corey Feldman, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Haim, Jamison Newlander, Alex Winter, Kelly Jo Minter, Edward Herrmann, Billy Wirth, Chance Michael Corbitt, Harrod Blank, Dianne Wiest, Jason Patric, Jim Turner, Dave LaBrucherie, Barnard Hughes, Tony Cain, Peggy Malone, Melanie Bishop, Douglas Mellor, Jami Gertz, Sandra E. Garcia, Mercedes Moseley, Brooke McCarter, Ian Guindon, Annie Muñoz, Jane Bare, Nicole Vigil, B. Lowenberg, Emily Brannen, Alexander Bacan Chapman
Directors: Joel Schumacher
Genres: Horror, Comedy
Year: 1987
Runtime: 97
Awards: 3
Nominations: 5
Writers: Jan Fischer, James Jeremias, Jeffrey Boam
Producers: Harvey Bernhard, Mark Damon, Richard Donner, John W. Hyde
Musicians: Thomas Newman
Editors: Robert Brown

Attack the Block (2011)

Synopsis: A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion.
Cast: Nick Frost, Philip Harvey, Lee Nicholas Harris, Chris Wilson, Franz Drameh, Joey Ansah, John Boyega, Sammy Williams, Jumayn Hunter, Karl Collins, Jodie Whittaker, Lee Long, Leeon Jones, Jermaine Smith, Simon Howard, Dylan Charles, Maggie McCarthy, Paul Chiedozie, Danielle Vitalis, Chris Mansfield, Paige Meade, Stephanie Street, Gina Antwi, Paisley Thomas, Adam Buxton, Natasha Jonas, Pascoe Willis, David Cann, Michael Ajao, Luke Treadaway
Directors: Joe Cornish
Genres: Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Year: 2011
Runtime: 88
MPAA Rating: R
Awards: 24
Nominations: 28
Writers: Joe Cornish
Producers: James Biddle, Jenny Borgars, Will Clarke, Olivier Courson, Matthew Justice, Lucy Pardee, Nira Park, Tessa Ross, James Wilson, Edgar Wright
Musicians: Steven Price
Editors: Jonathan Amos

The Goonies (1985)

Synopsis: In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure.
Cast: Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin, Mary Ellen Trainor, Robert Davi, Joe Pantoliano, Gene Ross, Jeb Stuart Adams, Paul Tuerpe, Ted Grossman, Lupe Ontiveros, Richard Donner, Orwin C. Harvey, George Robotham, Curt Hanson, Charles McDaniel, Elaine Cohen McMahon, Michael Paul Chan, Nick McLean, Jeff Cohen, Bill Bradley, Anne Ramsey, Eric Briant Wells, Max Segar, Newt Arnold, Jack O'Leary, Patrick Cameron, Kerri Green, Cyndi Lauper, Jonathan Ke Quan
Directors: Richard Donner
Genres: Comedy, Adventure, Romance, Family
Year: 1985
Runtime: 114
Awards: 2
Nominations: 6
Writers: Steven Spielberg, Chris Columbus
Producers: Harvey Bernhard, Richard Donner, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Steven Spielberg
Musicians: Dave Grusin
Editors: Michael Kahn, Steven Spielberg

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