Grab your Popcorn: Free Halloween Themed ‘Midnight Movie’ Rentals on PSN

October 15, 2010 Written by Cameron Teague

As part of their new “Midnight Movies” promotion, SCEA will be providing a free spooky movie on Saturday nights starting tomorrow, the 16th of October. Along with a new free rental each week, there will be plenty of discounts to classic horror flicks on the PlayStation Network Video Store.

The “Midnight Movie” will only be available for free “rental” from 5 PM PDT on Saturday through 3 AM PDT on Sunday. Here is the full list of free rentals, the dates they’ll be available, and all of the discounts available during the month of October:

October 12 -18, 2010: “Monster Mayhem”
“Midnight Movie” free rental on 10/16: “Bram Stoker’s Dracula”
Monster Collection: “Wolfman,” “Dracula,” “Frankenstein,” “Bride of Frankenstein,” “Creature from the Black Lagoon,” “Night of the Living Dead,” “Puppet Master,” “Daybreakers,” “The Fly” and more.
Halloween Deal of the Week (50% off): “Candyman,” “Let the Right One In,” “Troll 2,” “Shaun of the Dead,” “Dracula (1979),” “Leprechaun,” “Wishmaster,” “Dawn of the Dead” and more.

October 19 – 25, 2010: “Nail-Biting Thrillers”
“Midnight Movie” free rental on 10/23: MTV’s “Savage County”
Thriller Collection: “The Amityville Horror” series, “Poltergeist” series, “The Exorcist” series, “The Lost Boys” series, “The Crazies,” “The Omen,” “Paranormal Activity,” “What Lies Beneath,” “Curse of the Zodiac,” “Constantine,” “The Shining” and more.
Halloween Deal of the Week (50% off): “The Forgotten,” “The Mothman Prophecies,” “Hollow Man 2,” “Village of the Damned,” “Shutter,” “The Descent,” “The Eye” and more.

October 26 – November 1, 2010: “Spine-Chilling Slashers”
“Midnight Movie” free rental on 10/30: “Nightmare on Elm Street” (original)
Slasher Collection: “Nightmare on Elm Street” series, “Halloween” series, “Scream” series, “Saw” series, “Jeepers Creepers,” “I Know What You Did Last Summer,” “Friday the 13th,” “Silence of the Lambs,” “American Psycho” and more.
Halloween Deal of the Week (50% off): “Idle Hands,” “Severance,” “The Funhouse,” “Joy Ride,” “Cabin Fever,” “American Psycho,” “Saw,” “Saw II,” “See No Evil,” “Hard Candy” and more.

All collections and full listings of available movies for the Halloween celebration can be found by navigating to Featured Collection -> Halloween Horror Flicks within PlayStation Network.