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2010 Halloween TV Schedule

Here's a look at this week's Halloween themed TV shows, episodes and movies


MORNING SCHEDULE

Midnight to 1:00
AMC: '28 Days Later' -- 12:15 start
Bio: 'Celebrity Ghost Stories' -- Vince Neil; Connie Stevens
Disney Channel: 'Wizards of Waverly Place'
Encore: 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation'
Fox Movie Channel (FMC): 'The Fly' -- The original 1958 thriller starring Vincent Price
ID: 'American Occult' -- Rebroadcast at 4 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Lifetime Movie Network (LMN): 'Carrie' -- The 2002 remake
MTV: 'Jeepers Creepers' -- Replay at 6 a.m.
NatGeo: 'The Truth Behind Bigfoot'
Nick: 'Everybody Hates Chris' and 'Home Improvement' -- Replay of 'Chris' at 3:30 a.m.
Showtime Beyond: 'Midnight Movie' -- The audience at a midnight film showing discover the murders on the screen are real
Sundance: 'Victim'
TCM: 'Mad Love' -- 12:45 start; 1935 film about a doctor who grafts the hands of a murderer onto a concert pianist
TMC: 'Staunton Hill' -- 12:10 start; a group of late-1960s protesters get sidetracked to a secluded Virginia farm where death ensues
Travel Channel: 'Ghost Adventures' Marathon -- Four episodes

1:00 to 2:00
@Max: 'Tales From the Crypt Presents Demon Knight' -- Rebroadcast at 10 p.m. on Cinemax
Bio: 'Celebrity Ghost Stories' -- Darryl Hannah and Marilyn Manson; repeats at 1 p.m.
Disney Channel: 'Wizards of Waverly Place' -- Two episodes
Encore: 'The Haunting of Molly Hartley' -- 1:35 start; rebroadcast at 8:10 a.m.
Flix: 'Island of the Dead'
ID: 'American Occult' -- Rebroadcast at 5 a.m. and 2 p.m.
NatGeo: 'The Truth Behind Zombies'
Nick: 'Family Matters' -- Two Halloween episodes that will replay at 5 a.m.
Showtime2: 'Rob Zombie Presents: The Haunted World of El Superbeasto' -- 1:35 start
SyFy: 'Red: Werewolf Hunter'
Starz in Black: 'Quarantine' -- 1:05 start; rebroadcast at 9:25 a.m. and 8 p.m.
TMC: 'Skeleton Crew' -- 1:45 start; a horror film director starts to go insane at his filming location -- the former site of snuff film productions
VH1: 'The Lost Boys' -- Replay at 1:30 p.m.

2:00 to 3:00
@Max: 'Tales From the Crypt Presents Bordello of Blood' -- 2:30 start; replays at 11:30 p.m. on Cinemax
AMC: 'They Live' -- 2:45 start for the Roddy Piper classic
Bio: 'Celebrity Nightmares Decoded'
Bravo: 'Thirteen Scarier Movie Moments' -- Two episodes
Disney Channel: 'Wizards of Waverly Place' and 'Under Wraps' -- The 'Under Wraps' movie begins at 2:25
Encore Action: 'Laid to Rest' -- 2:50 start
FMC: 'The Fly' -- The 1980s remake starring Jeff Goldblum
History: 'The Real Story of Halloween' -- Replay at 10 a.m.
ID: 'Twisted' -- Profile of Jeffery Dahmer
MTV: 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning'
NatGeo: 'Explorer: Vampire Forensics'
Nick: 'Family Matters' -- Two Halloween episodes
Spike: 'From Dusk Til Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money'
Starz: 'Zombieland' -- 2:40 start
TCM: 'Cat People' -- The 1942 original
ThrillerMax: 'Lust at First Bite' -- Vampire strippers - that's all that needs to be said

3:00 to 4:00
Cinemax: 'The Final Destination' -- Replays at 8:30 p.m.
Encore: 'Hellbound: Hellraiser II' -- 3:05 start
ID: 'American Occult' -- Rebroadcast at noon
LMN: 'Swimfan'
NatGeo: 'Is It Real? Ghosts'
Showtime Showcase: 'The Devil's Ground'
TCM: 'Martin Scorsese Presents, Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows' -- 3:30 start; documentary about producer Val Lewton
TMC: 'Heartstopper' -- 3:30 start; two young people need to stop a killer's spree at a remote hospital isolated by a severe storm
SyFy: 'Cerberus'

4:00 to 5:00
@Max: 'Daybreak'
Cinemax: 'Hear No Evil' -- 4:30 start
AMC: 'The Brain Eaters' -- Subterranean parasites tunnel to the Earth's surface to turn unwary humans into obedient zombies
Disney Channel: 'Charlie & Lola' -- Lola tries to find the right costume for Halloween
Encore: 'The Sixth Sense' -- 4:45 start
FMC: 'The Fly II'
MTV: 'Underworld: Evolution'
NatGeo: 'Is It Real? Vampires'
Starz: 'Underworld: Rise of the Lycans' -- Rebroadcast at 3:50 p.m.

5:00 to 6:00
ActionMax: 'Creature Features: Earth vs. The Spider'
Disney Channel: 'Little Einsteins' -- The kids are followed by ghosts while trick-or-treating; replayed at 6 a.m
NatGeo: 'Is It Real? Hauntings'
OuterMax: 'Frailty'
TCM: 'The Leopard Man' -- The escape of a leopard results in a series of murders
SyFy: 'The Twilight Zone' -- Two episodes

6:00 to 7:00
AMC: 'Evil Dead 2' -- Bruce Campbell fights off spirits of the dead
Cinemax: 'Young Frankenstein' -- 6:30 start
Disney Channel: 'Imagination Movers' -- 6:30 start; the Movers try to make a monster less scary for Halloween
Hallmark Channel: 'Mad Monster Party' -- Stop-action classic from 1967 that is rarely seen on TV these days
Encore: 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' -- 6:40 start; rebroadcast at 4:50 p.m.
Encore Action: 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' -- 6:35 start
FMC: 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' Marathon -- Replay of the 1975 film all day and night
TCM: 'Freaks' -- 6:15 start; from 1932, the story of a lady trapeze artist who plots the murder of her midget husband
ThrillerMax: 'Vertigo'

7:00 to 8:00
ABC Family: 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'
Disney Channel: 'Handy Manny' and 'Secret Agent Oso' -- Both Halloween-themed episodes
History: 'MonsterQuest'
TCM: 'Mark of the Vampire' -- 7:45 start; a vampire is the main suspect in a series of murders
Travel: 'Bigfootville'

8:00 to 9:00
AMC: 'Halloween' -- The original with Jamie Lee Curtis
Bravo: '13 Scarier Movie Moments'
Cinemax: 'Poltergeist II: The Other Side'
Disney Channel: 'Mickey Mouse Clubhouse' -- The gang needs to get to Trick-or-Treat Town for the big Halloween party
FX: 'AVPR: Aliens vs. Predator -- Requiem' -- 8:30 start
Hallmark Channel: 'The Munsters' Marathon -- 10-hour run of the original series
History: 'MonsterQuest'
MTV: 'My Super Psycho Sweet 16 Part 2' -- Rebroadcast at 4 p.m.
Showtime Beyond: 'April Fools' Day' -- 8:30 start; weekend gathering at a secluded island mansion turns into a blood fest; rebroadcast at 2:45 p.m.
ThrillerMax: 'The Addams Family'
Travel Channel: 'World's Creepiest Destinations'

9:00 to 10:00
ABC Family: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'
Animal Planet: 'The Haunted' Marathon -- 11 hour marathon of the series
Cinemax: 'Drag Me to Hell' -- 9:30 start
Disney Channel: 'Wizards of Waverly Place' Marathon -- Five episodes from 9 a.m. until noon
Encore: 'The Fly II' -- 9:40 start
History: 'MonsterQuest'
OuterMax: 'Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince'
Starz: 'The Crazies' -- 9:45 start; rebroadcast at 7:15 p.m.
TCM: 'The Devil Doll' -- A Devil's Island escapee shrinks murderous slaves and sells them as dolls to his victims
ThrillerMax: 'Addams Family Values' -- 9:30 start
Travel: 'America's Scariest Halloween Attractions'

10:00 to 11:00
AMC: 'Halloween II'
LMN: 'The Disappearance' -- Harry Hamlin and Susan Dey get caught in an old ghost town that may be haunted
TCM: 'The Terror' -- 10:30 start; Jack Nicholson stars as a soldier who discovers a beautiful castle-haunting ghost
SyFy: 'Ghost Hunters' Marathon -- Eight-hour marathon of the series leading up to the show's annual Live edition
Travel: 'America's Scariest Halloween Attractions 2'

11:00 to Noon
ABC Family: 'The Little Vampire'
Bio: 'Ghostly Encounters' -- 11:30 start
BBC America: 'Being Human' Marathon -- Presenting all six episodes of the show's first series
Cartoon Network: 'Scooby-Doo Halloween' and 'Chowder'
Cinemax: 'The Frighteners' -- 11:30 start
Encore: 'Child's Play 2' -- 11:30 start
FX: 'John Carpenter's Vampires'
Lifetime: 'Wind Chill' -- 10:30 start; think 'Christine' in the winter
OuterMax: 'Darkman' -- 11:30 start
Showtime2: 'Twilight'
Showtime Beyond: 'Blessed' -- 11:30 start; a hopeful mother is impregnated with the Devil's DNA
Starz Edge: 'Darkness Falls' -- rebroadcast at 5:50 p.m.
Travel: 'America's Scariest Halloween Attractions 3'
ThrillerMax: 'Resident Evil' -- 11:30 start

AFTERNOON SCHEDULE

Noon to 1:00
A&E: 'Ghostbusters' -- (150 minutes)
AMC: 'Halloween III: Season of the Witch'
Bio: 'My Ghost Story'
Cartoon Network: 'Ed, Edd n Eddy's Boo Haw Haw' and 'Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy'
Disney Channel: 'Halloweentown'
Discovery: 'A Haunting' Marathon -- Six hours of the series
LMN: 'Sweet Dreams' -- Tiffani Thiensen as an amnesiac who thinks her husband intends to harm her
Nick: 'Monster High'
TCM: 'A Bucket of Blood' -- 12:15 start; a man commits murder to further his new-found love of sculpting
Travel: 'Most Haunted in America'

1:00 to 2:00
ABC Family: 'The Haunted Mansion'
Cartoon Network: 'Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktacular'
Cinemax: 'Orphan'
Disney Channel: 'Halloweentown 2: Kalabar's Revenge' -- 1:35 start
Encore: 'Fright Night'
FX: 'Shutter'
Lifetime: 'Devil's Diary' -- The actual Devil's Diary wreaks havoc on a small-town high school
ThrillerMax: 'The Unborn'
TCM: 'The Tower of London' -- 1:30 start; the Vincent Price marathon begins with this 1962 film about a hunchback who murders his way to the British throne
Travel: 'Haunted Lighthouses of America'

2:00 to 3:00
A&E: 'My Ghost Story' -- 2:30 start
AMC: 'Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers'
Bio: 'Jaws: The Inside Story'
Cartoon Network: 'Scary Godmother: The Revenge of Jimmy'
Encore: 'Christine' -- 2:50 start
LMN: 'The Seventh Sign'
Planet Green: 'Hollywood Haunts'
Starz Edge: 'Anaconda' -- 2:20 start
Travel: 'Halloween's Most Extreme'

3:00 to 4:00
ABC Family: 'The Mask'
A&E: 'My Ghost Story' -- 3:30 start
Cartoon Network: 'Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster'
Cinemax: 'The Dead Zone'
Comedy Central: 'Shaun of the Dead'
Disney Channel: 'Halloweentown High' -- 3:05 start
FX: 'The Happening'
Lifetime: 'Hush Little Baby' -- A woman thinks her new baby is actually evil
Planet Green: 'UFOs Over Earth'
TCM: 'The Tingler' -- In this 1959 movie, a scientist discovers an organism that lives on fear
Travel: 'Most Terrifying Places in America' Marathon -- Eight hour marathon

4:00 to 5:00
A&E: 'Paranormal' Marathon -- 7 episodes of the series run until 8:00 p.m.
AMC: 'Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers'
Bio: 'The Silence of the Lambs: The Untold Story'
Cinemax: 'Psycho' -- The Vince Vaughn remake
Disney Channel: 'Return to Halloweentown' -- 4:40 start
LMN: 'Whisper' -- A kidnapped 10-year-old boy may be more sinister than his abductors
Planet Green: 'UFOs Over Earth'
TCM: 'The Mad Magician' -- A magician seeks revenge on his manager

5:00 to 6:00
ABC Family: 'Practical Magic' -- 5:30 start
Cartoon Network: 'Scooby-Doo! The Adventure Begins'
CMT: 'Gremlins' -- 5:15 start; rebroadcast at 10 p.m.
Comedy Central: 'Scary Movie 4'
FX: 'The Strangers'
IFC: 'Penny Dreadful' -- 5:55 start; a hitchhiker terrorizes a therapist and her patient
Lifetime: 'Flatliners'
Nick: 'The Boy Who Cried Werewolf'
Planet Green: 'UFOs Over Earth'

EVENING SCHEDULE

6:00 to 7:00
@Max: 'Bride of Chucky'
ActionMax: 'The Thing' -- The John Carpenter remake
AMC: 'From Dusk Til Dawn' -- Cult classic starring a pre-suave George Clooney
Bio: 'Inside Story: The Elm Street Legacy (Part 1)'
Disney Channel: 'Twitches' -- 6:20 start
Discovery: 'Lizzie Borden' -- A homicide detective tries to solve the Lizzie Borden murders
Encore: 'Bones' -- 6:20 start; not the TV show, but the movie starring Snoop Dogg and Pam Grier
Hallmark Channel: 'The Addams Family' Marathon -- Six-hour marathon of the original series
LMN: 'Still Small Voices' -- Catherine Bell is seeing images of a missing girl
Planet Green: 'UFOs Over Phoenix'
TCM: 'House of Wax' -- 6:15 start; the 1953 film starring Vincent Price as the wax museum owner who repopulates his facade with human corpses
ThrillerMax: 'Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant'


7:00 to 8:00
@Max: 'Fright Night Part 2' -- 7:30 start
BBC America: 'Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' -- (150 minutes) Tim Burton's retelling of the story; rebroadcast at 11:30 p.m.
Cartoon Network: 'Beetlejuice'
Cinemax: 'The Fourth Kind'
Comedy Central: 'Scary Movie 3'
Discovery: 'Ghost Lab'
DIY: 'Halloween Fright House: Secrets Revealed'
FX: 'The Ruins'
IFC: 'Dead Set' Marathon -- 7:30 start; During eviction night at the UK version of 'Big Brother' zombies begin to attack; five episodes in total
Lifetime: 'The Eye' -- Jessica Alba is a concert violinist who gets cursed eye transplant
Planet Green: 'Best Evidence' -- Trying to prove the events in Roswell
SyFy: 'Ghost Hunters Halloween Live' -- (6 hours) Josh Gates of 'Destination Truth' and the WWE's Kofi Kingston join the TAPS team at a live hunting

8:00 to 9:00
ABC: 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' -- The crew builds a haunted house on the grounds of the Oregon School for the Deaf
ABC Family: 'Van Helsing'
A&E: 'Amityville: The Final Testament' -- Reruns at 11 p.m.
AMC: 'Dawn of the Dead' -- The 2004 remake starring Ving Rhames
Animal Planet: 'Freak Encounters' -- Two episodes
Bio: 'A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Inside Story (Part 2)'
CMT: 'Ernest Scared Stupid'
Disney Channel: 'Twitches Too'
Discovery: 'Ghost Lab' -- Rebroadcast at 11:00
Encore: 'The Fly'
LMN: 'You Belong To Me'
Planet Green: 'Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science' -- Rebroadcast at 11 p.m.
TCM: 'House on Haunted Hill' -- The 1959 original
WMax: 'Fatal Attraction'

9:00 to 10:00
ABC: 'Desperate Housewives'
A&E: 'Paranormal' -- Two episodes
Animal Planet: 'The Haunted'
Disney Channel: 'Mostly Ghostly: Who Let the Ghosts Out?' -- 9:35 start
Encore: 'Candyman' -- 9:40 start
FX: 'Prom Night' -- The 2008 name-in-only remake of the 1980 horror film
Planet Green: 'America's Loch Ness Monster'
Lifetime: 'The Return' -- Sarah Michelle Gellar tries to discover the source of her terrorizing visions; replays at 11 p.m.
TCM: 'The Haunting' -- The 1963 original starring Julie Harris

10:00 to 11:00
A&E: 'Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal'
Animal Planet: 'The Haunted'
AMC: 'The Walking Dead' -- Premiere of the new AMC series. Replays at 11:30
Bio: 'Halloween: Inside Story' -- The story behind the 1978 film
Disney Channel: 'Wizards of Waverly Place' -- 11:30 start
LMN: 'Vacancy'
Planet Green: 'The Loch Ness Monster Revealed'
ThrillerMax: 'Friday the 13th' -- The 21st Century remake

11:00 to Midnight (Nov 1)
Animal Planet: 'Freak Encounters'
Encore: 'Hellraiser' -- 11:20 start
Showtime Showcase: 'Halloween II' -- 11:30 start for this 2009 remake
TCM: 'Poltergeist' -- The 1982 film about a family who is haunted by evil spirits. Scariest scene ever of someone tearing off their face