’Tis the season for scares, and what better way to celebrate than with the best horror movies. Before you hit all the best haunted houses, get out there and see one of these spooky flicks. We've got your guide to finding the most gruesome, most classic or all-time cult favorites playing in Chicago this October. Get screaming!
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Horror movie screenings in Chicago
NT Live: Frankenstein
The Siskel presents an encore National Theatre Live screening of Frankenstein adapted for the stage by Nick Dear and directed by Danny Boyle. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternated the roles of Victor Frankenstein and his Creature on stage; both versions can be seen Halloween weekend, with Cumberbatch as the monster on Saturday, October 29 at 7:30pm and Miller as the monster Sunday, October 30 at 2pm.