Halloweentown IV: Return to Halloweentown is a 2006 Disney fantasy film directed by David Jackson. It is the fourth installment in the Halloweentown series. After teenage witch Marnie Piper (Sara Paxton) graduates from high school, she decides to attend Witch University in the magical realm of Halloweentown. Her younger brother, Dylan (Joey Zimmerman), has skipped a grade, so he decides to go to the university as well to watch over her. Although Marnie thinks that she is finally going to get the chance to learn advanced magic, she is dismayed to discover that nobody is allowed to perform spells in the school. While Marnie is trying to cope with her boredom, a strange box magically appears in front of her with a mysterious gift inside of it. Marnie soon discovers that the gift can give her boundless power, and there are dark forces in Halloweentown who are determined to use the power for evil.