Halloween 2023: 20 costume ideas inspired by movies and series


Author: Clark Tos
2022-10-20 10:56:03

In a few days will be the Halloween party. If you haven't (yet) found a disguise, here are 20 original costume ideas inspired by movies and series.

It's (very) soon Halloween . The spookiest party of the year will take place on Monday, October 31, 2022. And, whether it's staying at home with friends watching a horror movie ( with cakes specially made for the occasion ) or to go parading in the streets with your family, in search of sweets and other sweets, you need a disguise. Exit the classic costumes of ghosts, witches, pumpkins or even vampires, here 20 ideas for original disguises inspired by films and series, for adults and children, to wear alone or with others. Guaranteed effect!

Halloween 2023: 20 costume ideas inspired by movies and series

Halloween costume idea #1: Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad

Harley Quinn, companion of the Joker in Suicide Squad , is one of the most badass movie villains out there. Ideal character for a Halloween costume for women. All you need is a few accessories that may be lying around in your closet: a baseball bat (bloody is even better), a white, pink and blue t-shirt, and some makeup. Two quilts and you're done. A suit at a low price.

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Halloween costume idea #2: Squid Game

Released in 2021, the Korean series Squid Game created the event. For a trendy costume, you can opt for the outfits of the guards, red jumpsuit with hood and black mask (which you can do yourself by following the DIY tutorial here ), or the outfits of the participants, green jogging set with number. In groups, you can embody the guards and inmates.

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Halloween costume idea #3: Batman

Rather than a disguise pumpkin or bats, emblematic on Halloween, opt for a Batman costume (or Batgirl for a woman). A black mask and a long black cape, and you'll be a sensation. As a couple, you can also dress up as Batman and Catwoman, or even Batman and Robin!

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Halloween costume idea n°4: Casa de Papel

Here is an easy costume to make at the last minute: to turn into La Casa de Papel robbers, all you need is a red jumpsuit and a Dali mask, sold in any fancy dress shop.

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Halloween costume idea #5: Captain Marvel

If men can embody the hero Captain America for Halloween, women, too, have their heroine: Captain Marvel. Girlpower!

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Halloween costume idea #6: Woody from Toy Story

Because at Halloween, the idea is not necessarily to be terrifying, you can opt for a cowboy disguise, Woody style in Toy Story . With friends, you can even do Woody and Buzz Lightyear. The little detail that does it all: the label with the name Andy under the foot.

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Halloween Costume Idea #7: Beatrix Kiddo from Kill Bill

A katana and a yellow jumpsuit are the only accessories needed to embody Beatrix Kiddo, the bloodthirsty heroine of Kill Bill. A stylish costume for Halloween.

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Halloween Costume Idea #8: Cinderella

Want to go back to childhood? Transform into a Disney Princess for Halloween. A blue puffy dress and you become Cinderella on prom day. You can even disguise your companion as a pumpkin to make your carriage.

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Halloween Costume Idea #9: Superman

For a man, there is the Superman disguise, for a woman, there is the Supergirl costume or Chloe, Clark Kent's sidekick journalist. A choice.

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Halloween costume idea #10: Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean

A pirate disguise, yes, but of the most famous of pirates: Jack Sparrow, of Caribbean Pirates. A few accessories, a hat, an eye patch, dreadlocks, and you're done.

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Halloween Costume Idea #11: It Clown

Clowns are (often) scary. That of That , film inspired by Stephen King's book, is certainly the worst. A little white and red makeup and you can transform into a horrifying clown.

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Halloween costume idea #12: Stranger Things

This is Netflix's biggest hit: Stranger Things is the most viewed English-language series on the platform. And it is full of inspiring characters for costumes , be it Eleven, Jim Hopper or the terrible demogorgons. Ideal for fancy dress for the whole family.

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Halloween costume idea #13: Ursula from The Little Mermaid

With lots of purple makeup, become Ursula from the Disney cartoon The Little Mermaid. And for matching costumes, dress up your daughter as Ariel.

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Halloween Costume Idea #14: Ninja Turtle(s)

For a Halloween party in front of a movie horror with pizzas, the best disguise is certainly that of the Ninja Turtles!

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Halloween costume idea #15: Star Wars

In Star Wars, there are a lot of characters who can inspire you for costumes: Leia, Luke, Darth Vader, Chewbacca or even the Ewoks. You choose !

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Halloween costume idea #16: Deadpool

He's the most hilarious hero in the Marvel universe. To dress up as Deadpool, you need sabers, a red and black jumpsuit and some sharp humor!

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Halloween Costume Idea #17: Hulk

Also in the Marvel universe, there is Hulk. With (lots of) green makeup and ripped clothes, you'll make a splash in Hulk costume. And for a woman, there's also She-Hulk.

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Halloween Costume Idea #18: Walking Dead Zombie

In horror series, we can cite The Walking Dead and its countless number of zombies! For a spooky disguise, transform into a zombie with a little makeup white and lots of fake blood.

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Halloween Costume Idea #19: The Joker

There are several inspirations for a Joker costume: the one played by Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight , that of Jared Leto in Suicide Squad or that of Joaquin Phoenix in Joker . To each his favorite.

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Halloween Costume Idea #20: Gostbusters

It's a classic: The Ghostbusters of Ghostbusters have inspired many children (and adults) for Halloween costumes. And, years later, the cult 1980s film is still an inspiration.

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