By Annie Barrett
Updated October 31, 2008 at 05:53 PM EDT

Not everyone needs to party Halloween night — some of us geniuses keep tacky clothes and bags of fun-size candy bars in the house embedded in our sofas all year long. If you’d rather spend the weekend freaking out in private, EW’s Dalton Ross picked his five favorite scary-movie DVDs for an appearance on CBS’ The Early Show this week. Go ahead, press play below. The eerie chords at the beginning should render you just unsettled enough to keep watching.

Any titles to add? I might just phone it in and watch rerurns of Spongebob. Those can be pretty terrifying.