Aliens movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant aliens movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out cult film, futuristic, exciting, visually appealing, weird and suspense films and TV shows about / with alien, catastrophe, danger, dialogue, first contact, technology, transformation, weapons, mentor and chase plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Mexico and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as aliens: War of the Worlds (2005), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), Men in Black II (2002), Independence Day (1996), Aliens (1986), Predator (1987), Battle Los Angeles (2011), Men in Black (1997), Enemy Mine (1985), Serenity (2005).

List of aliens movies

War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, apocalypse, alien invasion, end of the world, survival, space and aliens, disaster, invasion, evil alien, destruction, first contact, fate of humanity ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, chicago illinois, paris france ...
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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, soldier, invasion, repeated event, changing the past or future, military, evil alien, time paradox, heroic mission ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, united kingdom, europe, big ben london ...
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 6.1
 377K
Men in Black II (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, entertaining, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, extraterrestrial, buddy cop, alien, top secret, space and aliens, alien contact, evil alien, save the world, undercover, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 2002, year 1978 ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, massachusetts, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, futuristic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, space and aliens, end of the world, ufo, alien, evil alien, alien encounter, save the world, extraterrestrial, first contact, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa, sydney australia, utah ...
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 8.4
 716K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, strong female character, survival, space travel, monster, space and aliens, human versus alien, female warrior, deadly creature, space colony, mysterious planet, strong female lead ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 7.8
 424K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, jungle, military, creature, deadly creature, hunting, predator, squad, chase, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, year 1987
Place: latin america, south america, central america
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Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, futuristic, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, survival, battlefield, evil alien, invasion, extraterrestrial, military, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, save the world, battles, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, america, mojave desert ...
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 7.3
 569K
Men in Black (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: alien, government agency, ufo, secret agents, space and aliens, partners, invasion, superhero, undercover, save the world, alien encounter, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, plymouth, north america ...
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 6.8
 48K
Enemy Mine (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: alien, evil alien, future dystopia, friendship, space and aliens, space exploration, space wars, survival, stranded, desert, space travel, war ...
Time: future, 80s, 21st century
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 7.8
 297K
Serenity (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything – or anyone – to get the girl ...
Style: futuristic, tense, semi serious, clever, sad ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, space opera, alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, escapades, future dystopia, distopia, space wars, mechanic, friendship, adventure ...
Time: future
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Green Lantern: First Flight (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Test pilot Hal Jordan finds himself recruited as the newest member of the intergalactic police force, The Green Lantern Corps.
Style: intense, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, betrayal, frame up, intergalactic, heroic mission, law enforcement, pilot, theft, secret identity, supernatural ability ...
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Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A taxi driver gets more than he bargained for when he picks up two teen runaways. Not only does the pair possess supernatural powers, but they're also trying desperately to escape people who have made them their targets.
Style: exciting, entertaining, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: alien, adventure, benign alien, ufo, children, spacecraft, disney, teleportation, desert, supernatural ability, young heroes, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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 5.0
 29K
Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, adventure, ocean, cyborgs, virus, survival, ship, rescue, natural disaster, robot, deadly creature, alien invasion ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean
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 6.0
 4K
Real Men (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jim Belushi plays a super-competent secret agent on the trail of Russian thugs. John Ritter plays a milquetoast dad who gets mixed up in the caper. The story follows their adventures over the course of a week, in which Ritter develops some guts and ...
Style: humorous, absurd, clever, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, espionage, spy, farce, alien, adventure, secret agents, unlikely partners, special agents, save the world, partners, guilty pleasure ...
Time: 80s, future
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Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 182 min.
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Story: Sixty days on and Rygel is retrieving pieces of John and Aeryn from the sea bed. The Diagnosan re-crystalises them and they start getting to know the local species. Meanwhile, Scorpius and Sikozu are aboard a Peacekeeper Command Carrier on a recon ...
Style: atmospheric, talky, emotional, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, space travel, human in outer space, space opera, space and aliens, adventure, alien, astronaut, couple relations, escapades, twists and turns, betrayal ...
Time: future
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Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Star Wreck: In the Pirkinning begins with Captain James B. Pirk of the starship Kickstart shipwrecked on the 21st century Earth with his crew. Originally from the distant future, Pirk and his crew traveled back in time to save the Earth from hostile ...
Style: parody, light, futuristic, funny, absurd ...
Plot: space opera, time travel, emperor, spacecraft, adventure, alternate reality, alien, space wars, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: russia, finland
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 3.6
 3K
Galaxina (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Galaxina is a lifelike, voluptuous android who is assigned to oversee the operations of an intergalactic Space Police cruiser captained by incompetent Cornelius Butt. When a mission requires the ship's crew to be placed in suspended animation ...
Style: parody, humorous, stylized, not serious, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, motorcycle, spacecraft, adventure, space opera, robot, alternate reality, transformation, technology, fall in love, space and aliens, disorder ...
Time: future
Place: new jersey
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: exciting, futuristic, captivating, inspirational, slasher ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: star wars, battlefield, good versus evil, space opera, betrayal, fat woman, sabotage, space battle, master apprentice relationship, robot, flashback, death ...
Time: future, 2010s
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 7.1
 191K
Spaceballs (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power ...
Style: parody, funny, humorous, feel good, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, alien, space opera, adventure, farce, star wars, satire, human in outer space, princess, woman in danger, space battle ...
Time: future, 80s
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 8.0
 13K
Kin-dza-dza! (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The story takes place on the desert planet "Pluke" in the "Kin-dza-dza" galaxy, where two Soviet humans previously unknown to each other ("Uncle Vova", a gruff construction foreman from Moscow, and "The ...
Style: surreal, enigmatic, philosophical, cerebral, humorous ...
Plot: desert, alien, distopia, totalitarianism, surrealism, time travel, society, satire, racism, capitalism, transformation, social differences ...
Time: future
Place: ussr, russia, poland
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 5.8
 53K
Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, light, surprise ending, avant garde, twist ending ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, alien, spacecraft, alien invasion, survival, rescue, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, fear, self mutilation, friendship, chase ...
Time: future
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 6.8
 365K
Signs (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family living on a farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields which suggests something more frightening to come.
Style: twist ending, scary, psychological, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, alien, single father, alien encounter, alien abduction, faith, first contact, survival, mystery, twists and turns, loss of faith ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania, north america, brazil ...
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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, human versus alien, end of the world, military, alien civilization, space battle, disaster, independence day, chinawoman, ufo, technology ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, paris france, washington d.c., atlantic ocean, africa ...
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 5.8
 249K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, u.s. navy, military, battleship, evil alien, navy, warship, alien encounter, ship, space and aliens, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, london, tokyo, new york, pacific ocean ...
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Aliens vs Predator: Requiem (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: suspense, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, predator, survival, monster, alien invasion, small town, space and aliens, superhero, creature, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2004
Place: colorado, antarctica, usa
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 6.1
 130K
Evolution (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, heroic mission, save the world, evolution, space and aliens, monster, nothing goes right, disaster, disorder, alien contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
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 6.3
 163K
Dune (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the year 10,191, the world is at war for control of the desert planet Dune – the only place where the time-travel substance 'Spice' can be found. But when one leader gives up control, it's only so he can stage a coup with some ...
Style: atmospheric, futuristic, epic, psychedelic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, adventure, space travel, prophecy, space opera, chosen one, desert planet, messiah, dune, space exploration, apocalypse, alien ...
Time: future, year 1984, distant future
Place: south pole
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Alien Resurrection (1997)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two hundred years after Lt. Ripley died, a group of scientists clone her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the new Ripley is full of surprises … as are the new aliens. Ripley must team with a band of smugglers to keep the creatures from ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: space travel, alien, monster, space and aliens, distopia, evil alien, strong female lead, robot, apocalypse, strong female character, survival, creature ...
Time: future, 24th century
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 8.5
 880K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, monster, space travel, space and aliens, female protagonist, deadly creature, spacecraft, evil alien, survival, alien monster, creature, sole survivor ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
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Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise-D find themselves at odds with the renegade scientist Soran who is destroying entire star systems. Only one man can help Picard stop Soran's scheme...and he's been dead for ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, saga, emotional, dramatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: star trek, time travel, teleportation, space and aliens, alien, death, time, space opera, androids, sacrifice, immortality, space adventure ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: idaho
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