Autumn is a beautiful season! Some days are filled with fun activities like carving pumpkins or running through corn mazes, but other days, all you want to do is curl up, get cozy, and watch a good movie. Here’s a list of 10 must-watch movies that are sure to get you in the mood for autumn while bringing a smile to your face.
Coco is a fun animated film about families. It is both heartwarming and funny! And it delves deep into the rich culture of The Day of the Dead. This film brings the joy of autumn to the whole family.
Available with a Disney+ subscription or rent for $3.99 from Youtube, Apple TV+ or Vudu.
2. Knives Out
This autumn film is a thrilling adventure echoing the “who dunnit?” plotline of Clue. But in this rendition, the characters spout hilarious jokes, wear stylish fall outfits, and figure out the mystery that none of us saw coming.
Available with an Amazon Prime Video subscription or rent for $3.99 from Youtube, Apple TV+, or Vudu.
3. It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
This classic cartoon special will bring back memories for the adults and entertain the kiddos! With a charming Halloween story and catchy theme song, it’s the perfect way to get you in the autumn mood.
Available with an Apple TV+ subscription.
4. Dan in Real Life
Watch autumn in full bloom while Dan, played by Steve Carrell, meets a beautiful woman and is immediately smitten. It’s a charming film, full of lessons and love.
Available with a Disney+ subscription, or rent for $3.99 from Youtube, Apple TV+, Vudu, and Amazon Prime Video.
5. It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
In this heartwarming biographical film, we remember the life and lessons we learned from the beloved television show Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood. Mr. Rogers’s cardigans will bring the perfect autumn vibes to your home, and you’ll be inspired and uplifted as you learn more about one of your favorite children’s television hosts.
Available on Starz or Hulu premium subscription, or rent on Apple TV+ for $3.99.
This adorable movie is about kids learning magical powers and trying to save their grandma. It takes place in an entirely Halloween dimension with goblins, werewolves, and witches. It makes for a perfect autumn movie to watch!
Available with Disney+ subscription or Hulu premium subscription.
7. Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
This movie will bring you to tears with laughter. With this classic ’80s comedy, and you can’t help but be entertained while watching comedy genius Steve Martin try desperately to get home for a delicious Thanksgiving dinner.
Available on Hulu and Amazon Prime with premium subscription, or rent on Youtube or Vudu for $2.99.
8. Hocus Pocus
This classic, lively movie about three Halloween witches will boost your spirits, guaranteed! From the silly witches to the heroic children, it’s a great fall movie to add to your watchlist this year.
Available with a Disney+ subscription, or rent for $3.99 from Youtube, Apple TV+, or Amazon Prime Video.
9. You’ve Got Mail
This is a classic love story set in a beautiful New York autumn. The story follows independent bookstore owner, played by Meg Ryan, and business mogul Tom Hanks, whose megastore threatens to put her out of business.
Available with an HBO Max subscription, or rent for $3.99 from YouTube, Apple TV+, and Amazon Prime Video.
This delightful autumn film is guaranteed to lift your spirits. From Matilda’s quick-wit to her innovative solutions, her character brings a charming spark to the film. And don’t forget the beautiful autumn scenery at Mrs. Honey’s house!
Available on Hulu with a premium subscription, or rent for $2.99 from Amazon Prime or Vudu or $3.99 from YouTube or Apple TV+.
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