‘Hocus Pocus’: Where to Watch the Spooky Classic Just In Time for Halloween

by Jeremy Spirogis
Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in Hocus Pocus Walt Disney Pictures

Halloween is within the air, which suggests it’s time to revisit the beloved Disney basic,  Hocus Pocus. The movie has turn into a vacation custom for a lot of households, and a few wait all 12 months to catch it on a cable broadcast. 

But this 12 months, with all of the streaming providers round, there are loads extra viewing choices obtainable. Here’s the place Hocus Pocus is obtainable to look at this Halloween season. 

Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in Hocus Pocus Walt Disney Pictures
Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in ‘Hocus Pocus’ | Walt Disney Pictures

What is Hocus Pocus about?

Those unfamiliar with Hocus Pocus could have ample time to look at all of it October. The movie tells the story of brother-sister duo Max (Omri Katz) and Dani (Thora Birch) Dennison.  When the teenagers transfer to Salem, Massachusetts, they befriend Allison (Vinessa Shaw) — a classmate who is aware of an terrible lot concerning the city’s spooky historical past. 

While trick-or-treating on Halloween, the three youngsters stumble upon an deserted previous home. They inadvertently unleash the Sanderson Sisters (Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy), a coven of evil witches who wish to suck out the souls of Salem’s kids. 

The teenagers hunt down the help of a wizard-turned-cat named Thackery Binx. With his steering, they hope to cease the sisters from going via with their evil plan to turn into immortal. But to do that, they need to steal the Sanderson Sisters’ e-book of spells from underneath them.

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‘Hocus Pocus’ will air on Freeform all through October

Like earlier years, Freeform shall be airing Hocus Pocus all October as a part of their “31 Nights of Halloween” programming. The movie will air 14 totally different instances all through the month, so viewers can set their DVR’s or watch reside after trying on the schedule. 

Hocus Pocus will air on Freeform on the next days and instances:

Thursday, Oct. 1 at 9:00 p.m. ET

Saturday, Oct. Three at 5:10 p.m. ET

Sunday, Oct. Four at 9:20 p.m. ET

Friday, Oct. 9 at 8:55 p.m. ET

Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 8:20 p.m. ET

Saturday, Oct. 17 at 7:45 p.m. ET

Sunday, Oct. 18 at 5:10 p.m. ET

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Thursday, Oct. 22 at 8:55 p.m. ET 

Saturday, Oct. 24 at 4:40 p.m. ET 

Sunday, Oct. 25 at 9:20 p.m. ET 

Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 8:00 p.m. ET

Friday, Oct. 30 at 4:40 p.m. ET

Saturday, Oct. 31 at 3:00 p.m. ET 

Saturday, Oct. 31 at 9:20 p.m. ET

Where to stream the Halloween basic

For these seeking to stream Hocus Pocus, there are many choices. For starters, Disney+ subscribers can watch the movie at any time, as it’s already part of the streamer’s film catalog. 

The Halloween basic can be obtainable to lease or buy on Amazon Prime Video, iTunes, Vudu, Youtube, and FandangoNow. Rentals run between $Three and $Four relying on the streamer, and a digital buy runs round $20. 

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