Scare the Wits Out of Yourself!

By Caitlin Rangel

     Halloween is just around the corner, and many people want to find ways to get in the spirit for Halloween! The following are some horror TV shows to watch to get into the Halloween spirit:

Bates Motel

After the death of her husband, Norma Bates bought a motel in the picturesque coastal town of White Pine Bay, giving herself and teenage son Norman a chance to begin anew. Her son, Norman, finds local friends but soon notices that some of the locals aren’t friendly and nice. It’s inspired by the seminal 1960 horror film, “Psycho,” and explores the formative years of Norman Bates and his complicated bond with his mother,  forged serial killer.

The Originals

Klaus, the original vampire/werewolf hybrid, returns to New Orleans to investigate rumors of a plot against him. Along the way, he finds his former protege, Marcel, and his brother, Elijah. In hope of reclaiming the city, Klaus and Elijah form an uneasy alliance with the witches to help further their cause.

Stranger Things

Joyce Byers lives in a small Indiana town in 1983 – inspired by a time when tales of science fiction captivated audiences. When Joyce’s 12-year-old son, Will, goes missing, she launches a terrifying investigation into his disappearance with local authorities. As they search for answers, they unravel a series of extraordinary mysteries involving secret government experiments, unnerving supernatural forces, and a very unusual little girl.

     These were just a few TV show recommendations to help you get into the Halloween spirit. Happy Halloween and horror show watching!