Freeform Unveils ‘13 Nights of Halloween’ 2017 Lineup

By Erica Abbott

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Halloween is less than 50 days away and that means spooky costume ideas and pumpkin spice everything have already taken over social media. The creepiest time of the year is also marked by a highly-anticipated movie marathon: Freeform’s “13 Nights of Halloween.”

The Disney-owned cable network announced that this year’s marathon will begin Oct. 19 and conclude the night of Halloween. It includes fan-favorites such as “The Addams Family,” “The Nightmare Before Christmas and the classic “Hocus Pocus,” which will get its own all-day marathon on Oct. 31.

Ready for it? Your fave time of the year begins Oct 19th on @FreeformTV.

Full schedule for #13NightsOfHalloween at: https://t.co/MEcoyzJ7jQ pic.twitter.com/AYbMH2vl6A

— 13 Nights (@13Nights) September 12, 2017

Check out the evening lineup below and take a look at the full schedule on Freeform’s website:

Freeform’s “13 Nights of Halloween” Schedule

Thursday, Oct. 19

  • “The Addams Family” at 4:40 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 6:45 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at 8:50 p.m.
  • “ParaNorman” at midnight

Friday, Oct. 20

  • “Hocus Pocus” at 6:20 p.m.
  • “Sleepy Hollow” at 8:30 p.m.
  • “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” at midnight

Saturday, Oct. 21

  • “Sleepy Hollow” at 4:40 p.m.
  • “The Addams Family” at 7:10 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 9:15 p.m.
  • “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” at 11:25 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 22

  • “The Addams Family” at 5 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 7:05 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at 9:15 p.m.
  • “Alice in Wonderland” (2010) at 11:25 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 23 – Tim Burton Marathon

  • “Dark Shadows” at 4:10 p.m.
  • “Sleepy Hollow” at 6:50 p.m.
  • “The Nightmare Before Christmas” at 9:20 p.m.
  • “Frankenweenie” at midnight

Tuesday, Oct. 24

  • “The Addams Family” at 4:40 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 6:45 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at 8:50 p.m.
  • “Teen Witch” at midnight

Wednesday, Oct. 25

  • “Hocus Pocus” at 6:35 p.m.
  • “Men in Black” at 8:45 p.m.
  • “Bewitched” at midnight

Thursday, Oct. 26

  • “Men in Black” at 6:05 p.m.
  • “Dark Shadows” at 8:20 p.m.
  • “The Haunted Mansion” at midnight

Friday, Oct. 27

  • “The Addams Family” at 6:50 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 8:55 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at midnight

Saturday, Oct. 28

  • “Hocus Pocus” at 5:10 p.m.
  • Disney/Pixar’s “Monsters, Inc.” at 7:20 p.m.
  • Disney/Pixar’s “Monsters University” at 9:25 p.m.
  • “ParaNorman” at 11:55 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 29

  • “Hocus Pocus” at 4:45 p.m.
  • Disney/Pixar’s “Monsters, Inc.” at 6:55 p.m.
  • Disney/Pixar’s “Monsters University” at 9 p.m.
  • Disney Pixar’s “Toy Story of Terror!” at 11:30 p.m.
  • “Frankenweenie” at midnight

Monday, Oct. 30

  • “The Addams Family” at 4:30 p.m.
  • “Addams Family Values” at 6:40 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at 8:50 p.m.
  • “Hocus Pocus” at midnight

Tuesday, Oct. 31 – “Hocus Pocus” Marathon

  • “Hocus Pocus” will play back-to-back from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

While some people were excited about the schedule, others couldn’t help but feel disappointed over the repetitive lineup, which was evidently missing some quintessential horror/thriller films. See how social media reacted to the lineup below:

Social Media Reacts to Freeform’s “13 Nights of Halloween” 2017 Lineup

Freeform released their 13 Nights of Halloween lineup and there’s a 12 hour Hocus Pocus marathon on Halloween pic.twitter.com/6tSymzGgFg

— Courtney Guth (@Courtney_Guth) September 12, 2017

I can’t wait for October’s 13 Nights of Halloween

— SageTheSpiceGirl (@sage_c1025) September 12, 2017

Me on October 25th watching and reciting every word of Men in Black and Hocus Pocus bc of @13Nights Go to the full article.

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