Scary movies on the big screen

An infamous villain will come haunting and a comedy duo and a monster will be in Johnson County too.

And teenagers can discuss their favorite zombie movies at a library event.

Halloween is around the corner and you can see and discuss some of your favorite creepy, spooky movies on the big screen this season.

‘ARSENIC AND OLD LACE,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Artcraft Theatre, 57 N. Main St., Franklin; a man learns of his aunt’s homicidal activities; Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, NR, 1944; $3.25 to $5.25.

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‘HALLOWEEN,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 and 14, Artcraft Theatre, 57 N. Main St., Franklin; Michael Myers returns to his hometown seeking revenge, R, 1978, Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tony Moran; $3.25 to $5.25.

ZOMBIE MOVIES 101, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17, Greenwood library, 310 S. Meridian St., from 1932’s ‘White Zombie’ to the explosion of zombie movies today, horror movie aficionado Eric Holbrook will explore the evolution of zombie movies over the last century.

‘ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN,’ 2 and 7:30 p.m., Oct. 20 and 21, Artcraft Theatre, 57 N. Main St., Franklin; Yokels encounter Dracula, Frankenstein and the Wolf Man, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello and Lon Chaney Jr., 1948; $3.25 to $5.25; includes a cartoon.