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LOOK: Noli de Castro’s ‘Magandang Gabi Bayan’ Is Now on YouTube

Calling all 90's kids—this is not a drill!

We all have that one horror show we saw as a child that still haunts us to this day. And if you are from the Philippines, chances are it’s one of the annual Halloween episodes of Noli de Castro’s Magandang Gabi Bayan.

With its creepy stories of white ladies and lost spirits, who would forget the stories of “Kababalaghan” at “Katatakutan” from the show that scared—well, pretty much everyone? (Read: 4 Netflix Films to Watch With the Kids on Halloween)

The show, which aired on Philippine television from 1988 to 2005, has definitely become a part of every Filipino’s celebration of Undas. That’s why for this year, ABS-CBN is bringing the tradition on YouTube with Magandang Gabi Bayan episodes from 1991 to 1998. (Read: Explore the Fascinating Ways Filipinos Choose to Honor the Dead)

You read that right! So go and get under your blankets and make sure your doors are locked—because, for this year’s Halloween, your worst nightmare when you were a child is back for streaming!  

Here are the Magandang Gabi Bayan Halloween Classics that are now live on YouTube as of writing.

Magandang Gabi Bayan 1991 Halloween Classic

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Photo from ABS-CBN News YouTube

The Magandang Gabi Bayan 1991 Halloween classic compilation includes several stories such as “Engkantong itim at puti,” “Lalaking kalahati ay tao, kalahating engkanto,” “Ang mga kaluluwa sa Manila Film Center,” and “Ang White Lady sa Loakan road, Baguio City” that indeed made an imprint on everyone’s minds. 

Magandang Gabi Bayan 1992 Halloween Classic

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Photo from ABS-CBN News YouTube

This compilation features episodes that focused on different accounts of sightings of mysterious creatures in Metro Manila, some provinces like the ghosts in Corregidor Island, and even inside the ABS-CBN compound which was believed to be a home for stray spirits.

Magandang Gabi Bayan 1993 Halloween Classic

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Photo from ABS-CBN News YouTube

Two of the most striking stories of 1993, “Tatlong White Lady mula sa Cabanatuan,” and “Dignum ni Ka Emong” are now available for streaming.

Missing the show? Mark your calendars and set your alarms for the release of other Magandang Gabi Bayan Halloween specials (1994-1998) on ABS-CBN’s YouTube Channel!

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