Whenever spooky season rolls around, people get in the Halloween spirit by bingeing classic horror flicks and checking out the latest bone-chilling releases. But there are also many horror specials and documentaries to feast upon that offer a wealth of insight and information.
They’re not just exclusive to nerds who want to learn more about the films they love. Such factual programming offers an invaluable suggestion box for what horror movies you should watch that you might not have seen before.
The likelihood that there will be more than a few movies mentioned in the specials and docs below are extremely high, and you can bet there will be something you have never seen before.
The selection below is the best horror specials and documentaries you need to watch this Halloween.