A vendor wearing a pumpkin mask waits for customers to buy his stuff for Halloween in a department store in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu province October 25, 2005. Reuters/China Newsphoto

Halloween is fast approaching, and there is no denying that some of the best inspirations come from Hollywood. But as some have perfected the art of a solo costume, there are Hollywood families that have mastered the art of dressing together in theme. Beyonce, Kourtney Kardashian, "Supernatural" star Jared Padalecki, Neil Patrick Harris and more know that Halloween is a family-dressing up event.

One particular theme that families have taken quite a liking to are movies and characters. Whether the films considered classics, or are a favorite of the year, families all over Hollywood are in no shortage of options.

Kourtney Kardashian with Mason, Penelope and Reign



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Last year, the eldest Kardashian sibling took a few pages out of comic books for her family’s hero-inspired costumes. The 37-year-old dressed as Wonder Woman while Mason (6), Penelope (4) and Reign (1) were different versions of The Flash.

Beyoncé, Jay-Z and Blue Ivy


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With everyone looking like royalty, Beyoncé (35), Jay-Z (46) and Blue Ivy (4) respectively dressed as Queen Aoleon, King Jaffe Joffer and Imani Izzi.

Jared Padalecki and his family


Hope y'all had a great Halloween ! What did yalll dress up as ??? @realgpad

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The “Supernatural” actor and his wife Genevieve Cortese dressed as the characters from “How To Train Your Dragon.” Rounding up the group were their children, Thomas Colton (4) and Austin Shepherd (2).

Alyssa Milano and her family


Trick or Treat! #DespicableMe

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Taking a cue from “Despicable Me,” Alyssa Milano dressed as Agnes. Her husband, Dave Bugliari, and kids Milo Thomas (5) and Elizabella Dylan (2) were dressed as characters from the beloved children’s film as well.

Rachel Zoe, Rodger Berman and their kids

Last year, Rachel Zoe and her husband, Rodger Berman, dressed as vampires. Their two sons, Skyler Morrison (5) and Kaius Jagger (2), were also dressed in matching vampire costumes.

Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka and their twins


A long time ago in a Halloween far, far away....

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Every year, Neil Patrick Harris and his husband David Burtka top most Halloween costume lists with their adorable takes on various classics. Last year, they donned their “Star Wars” costumes. Their twins, Harper and Gideon, are now 4 years old.