Scary costumes are traditional at Halloween with many still sticking to the tradition of dressing up to scare others. Popular terrifying costumes include ghosts, witches, vampires and zombies. Others like to dress up as scary characters from horror movies. Popular movie character costumes often resemble clowns or zombies. There are so many choices when it comes to scary Halloween Costume but one way to ensure a fright is with masks and makeup. Halloween masks are usually more horrifying than the rest of the costume as they can look very realistic, especially when made from latex. They are often warped and distorted faces that make people jump when they see them.