A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home-world.
A drama critic learns on his wedding day that his beloved maiden aunts are homicidal maniacs, and that insanity runs in his family.
Practical Magic (1998) Rated PG-13
Starring Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Stockard Channing, Dianne Wiest, Goran Visnjic, Aidan Quinn, Evan Rachel Wood
The wry, comic romantic tale follows the Owens sisters, Sally and Gillian, as they struggle to use their hereditary gift for practical magic to overcome the obstacles in discovering true love.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) Rated PG
Starring Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’Hara
Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn’t quite understand the concept.
The story focuses on a man who suffers “anesthetic awareness” and finds himself awake and aware, but paralyzed, during heart surgery. His mother must wrestle with her own demons as a turn of events unfolds around them, while trying to unfold the story hidden behind her son’s young wife.
Synopsis by IMDB