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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Hocus Pocus

When the leaves change and the winds shift, it can only be a sign of one thing … it’s Hocus Pocus season! Hocus Pocus is the Halloween movie about undead witches and talking cats that is everyone’s go-to for the month of October. We’ve put together nine fun facts about the movie that you may not have known. If you want to be considered a Hocus Pocus super-fan, you’ve come to the right place (no magic spells necessary)!

  • The moth that flies out of Billy’s mouth when he is awakened is a real moth!
  • The voice of Thackery Binx (as a cat) was played by Jason Marsden, who also played the voice of Max in A Goofy Movie.
  • The little girls who steal the Sandersons’ brooms are dressed as the Sanderson Sisters themselves.
  • While being the quintessential Halloween movie, Hocus Pocus was released in theaters in July of 1993.
  • Disney Legend Garry Marshall, and his sister Penny, make an appearance in the film.

What was your favorite fun fact about Hocus Pocus? Tell us in the comments!

Catch Hocus Pocus on Freeform on October 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, and 31. Check here for the exact times.

Posted 5 years Ago
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