Now Streaming: October Frights!

Takoma Park Library

Now Streaming: October Frights!

Ready to be scared and thrilled this Halloween season? Be frightened with these classic and contemporary titles available on Kanopy! Find these and more with your library card.

"The Masque of the Red Death" (1964)
Prince Prospero finds out Red Death is in the area and orders the town be burned down. Never mind where the villagers will have to go. Prospero invites fellow nobles to stay at his castle to be away from the plague. A mysterious guest arrives at the party and it's more than Prospero had in mind! Based on the short story by Edgar Allan Poe.

"Birdboy: the Forgotten Children/Psiconautas, los niños olvidados" (2016)
In this award winning Spanish language animated movie, Dinky and her friends plan their escape off a deserted island for a better life. Dinky's old friend Birdboy has been hiding from everyone--the police are looking from him. But Birdboy has a secret within him that could help change the world.

"Slice" (2018)
Delivering pizza has become a dangerous job in a small, spooky town. Two survivors, Astrid and Dax, set out to find who's been responsible for the murders. The movie features comedy so you'll be scared and laughing too.

"Hard to be a Vampire" (2017)
Vladmir the vampire decides to be human again in this film short. In English, Italian, and Russian.
~Elisa Babel, Adult Librarian