Adam and Barbara Maitland are just your average couple who want a happy, peaceful life–as ghosts. The characters in Beetlejuice do all they can to try to chase the Deetz family out of the home that once belonged to them. They fail, but hey, they had cool costumes. Imgur user clericivagi and his fiancee dressed up like the duo, and they look scary enough that I’d gladly vacate my home in order to avoid them. They sculpted the creepy masks themselves, but if you wanted to go an easier route, you could acquire similar outfits and buy the masks — Rubies makes them.
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