She gets involved with Wallace Wooley Fredric Marcha descendent of the Puritan who denounced her in colonial Salem. Wackiness ensues! Barbara Steele plays Asa Vajda, a witch who is put to death by her brother and returns after two centuries to wreak havoc on his descendants.
Originally pitched as a female version of Teen Wolf and later reworked into a film of its own, the film features numerous impromptu rap musical numbers and has since become a cult classic  aided by midnight theater showings, regular airings on cable network channels, and on ABC Family 's 13 Nights of Halloween. The film is also popular for its music and s fashion nostalgia. After a bike accident, the sweet-yet-nerdy year-old Louise Miller knocks on the door of a strange-looking house, hoping to use the phone.
Sign in. Watch now. The film will explore the mind of a young high-school shooter, students, families, and the public before and after a massacre in present-day America.
Teen Witch was a box-office bomb. Either way, Teen Witch sank almost the second it hit theaters. Boosted by frequent plays on HBO and basic cable, Teen Witch has become a cult classic in the 25 years since its release. Viewers myself included thought the love plot between lowly year-old witch Louise Miller and popular quarterback Brad Powell was absolutely dreamy, if not a bit questionable, consent-wise.
What makes witch movies so fascinating as a collection, though, is their wide variety of tones and messages. Below, Vulture makes the case for the 15 best witch flicks ever made. But all are strange, surprising, and at least a little dangerous.
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Witches have long been regarded as feminist figures in popular culture, alluring us with their connection to the occult and feminine strength. Whether they're dressed under the veil of contemporary women or fitting into the archetype and flying through the night on broomsticks, witches are fascinating as the all-powerful woman who has harnessed her energy to do whatever the hell she wants. That is, if she's not hunted down and burned at the stake.
Teen Wolf came out in as a fun, relatively harmless comedy film, but it mostly catered to boys. Why not have a version that approached the other market? But we obviously can't have a teen girl running around as a beastly werewolf.
Louise is not very popular at her highschool. Then she learns that she's descended from the witches of Salem and has inherited their powers. At first she uses them to get back at the girls and teachers who teased her and to win the heart of the handsome footballer's captain.
Sabrina the Teenage Witch was a popular show that aired from until The show starred Melissa Joan Hart and was very comedic in tone. It even had a talking cat puppet named Salem who was always good for a laugh. Shipka will portray Sabrina as a regular teen who has to deal with have magical powers, creating a dark coming-of-age tale.