Trick or Treat: How YouTube Users Prepped for Halloween

The most-viewed movie trailer in October was Stephen King's It

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With Halloween quickly approaching, YouTube shared some of its viewers’ spooky statistics from October.

The 10 “spine-chilling” films with the trailers that tallied the most views in October were:

  1. It (2017)
  2. The Conjuring (2013)
  3. Jigsaw (2017)
  4. Cult of Chucky (2017)
  5. Jeepers Creepers 3 (2017)
  6. mother! (2017)
  7. Saw (2004)
  8. Final Destination (2000)
  9. Jeepers Creepers (2001)
  10. Child’s Play (1988)

The 10 costume ideas trending the most on the Google-owned video site in October were:

  1. Descendants/Evie
  2. It
  3. Cruella de Vil
  4. Moana
  5. Minions/Despicable Me
  6. Merida
  7. Coraline
  8. Master Chief/Halo
  9. Chucky
  10. The Walking Dead

The 10 music videos that were added to the most playlists with Halloween in the title were:

  1. Rockwell, Somebody’s Watching Me
  2. Rob Zombie, Dragula
  3. Rihanna, Disturbia
  4. Rob Zombie, Living Dead Girl
  5. Ray Parker Jr., Ghostbusters
  6. Michael Jackson, Thriller
  7. twenty one pilots, Heathens
  8. Backstreet Boys, Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)
  9. The Cranberries, Zombie
  10. Panic! at the Disco, It’s Almost Halloween

Finally, the five most popular pumpkin recipes were:

  1. DIY How To Make GLOW IN THE DARK JELLO PUMPKIN!
  2. DIY PUMPKIN TREATS!
  3. How To Make A PUMPKIN SPICE LATTE CAKE With COFFEE BUTTERCREAM | Yolanda Gampp | How To Cake It
  4. Thanksgiving Pumpkin Pie – The ORIGINAL Recipe (“Pie in a Pumpkin”)
  5. VEGAN PUMPKIN SCONES | hot for food