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    Posted on Oct 31, 2013

    40 Reasons Why "Double, Double, Toil & Trouble" Is What You Need This Halloween

    Two, two Cloris Leachmans in one!

    Seriously, this 1993 Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen movie was their second straight-to-video feature. And it has everything:

    1. Pin the tail on the donkey.

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    2. Bobbing for apples.

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    3. Pumpkin carving.

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    Way to go with that nose, Mary-Kate.

    4. And thus, adorable jack-o'-lanterns...

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    5. And racist ones!

    6. A British butler who appears to have had a lobotomy.

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    7. A clown.

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    8. And of course...

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    9. Witches!

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    10. Played by not one, but two Cloris Leachmans.

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    11. The evil version of whom makes this face.

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    12. Epic hair tossing and/or spinning.

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    13. A black cat.

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    14. Oh hai, Will Truman.

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    15. A very scared Mr. Gravedigger*.

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    *Not his real name, but we never know what the real one is.

    16. Full House references.

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    17. Croquet!

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    18. Really bad wigs.

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    19. A MOOOONSTONE!

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    20. Homeless jokes!

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    21. Magic.

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    22. Including the kind that turns people into small animals.

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    23. Plus, magic words you've never heard of before!

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    24. A mirror of shame/doom.

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    25. And a fun house one, too!

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    26. A really badass vehicle.

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    27. Fortune tellers and crystal balls.

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    28. A very creepy house.

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    29. Evil laughter (complete with pointy hat and broom).

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    30. (Also, did you know shoe leather doubles as hair dye?)

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    31. Weird freaking eyebrows.

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    32. Martin Short as Dracula!

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    Just kidding, but not really.

    33. Sweet facepaint.

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    34. A cauldron.

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    35. Goblins!

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    36. A witches' gathering.

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    37. Dark shadows.

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    38. Mystery solving (courtesy of dessert).

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    39. Locked door hacks.

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    Up learned from the best.

    40. And finally, a physical fight where good triumphs over evil (and Cloris Leachman pushes herself around).

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