Fae movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fae movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out weird, suspenseful, atmospheric, fairy tale, scary and cult film films and TV shows about / with fae, supernatural, suspense, monster, danger, death, fantasy world, storytelling, forest and creature plots mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
fae movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as fae: The Last Unicorn (1982), Legend (1985), Labyrinth (1986), Scrooged (1988), Willow (1988), The Guardian (1990), Photographing Fairies (1997), Darkness Falls (2003), Coraline (2009), They Came Back (2004).

List of fae movies

The Last Unicorn (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From a riddle-speaking butterfly, a unicorn learns that she is supposedly the last of her kind, all the others having been herded away by the Red Bull. The unicorn sets out to discover the truth behind the butterfly's words. She is eventually ...
Style: touching, anime, exciting, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: unicorn, good versus evil, horse, magic, friendship, rescue, heroic mission, mythology, dragon, bird attack, magician, female protagonist ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
Place: ireland
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Legend (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in a timeless mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals, this fantastic story follows a mystical forest dweller, chosen by fate, to undertake a heroic quest. He must save the beautiful Princess Lily and defeat the ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, gothic, epic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, devil, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, sword, sword and sorcery, monster, witch, rescue, princess, demon, medieval ...
Time: 80s
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Labyrinth (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Frustrated with babysitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby stepbrother away. When little Toby actually disappears, ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, humorous, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, teen fantasy ...
Plot: surrealism, good versus evil, puppet, fantasy world, friendship, rescue, heroes, maze, beast, imaginary kingdom, female protagonist, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Scrooged (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, parody, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: christmas, ghost, redemption, supernatural, greed, holiday, christmas eve, television, happy ending, time travel, tv show, love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future, 70s, 60s ...
Place: usa, new york
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Willow (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. A child, Elora Danan, is born in the Nockmaar dungeons and ...
Style: fairy tale, epic, exciting, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: monster, sword and sorcery, magic, prophecy, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, queen, baby, black magic, transformation, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages, future, 80s
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The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, sexy, erotic, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, death, babies and infants, witch, macabre, mysterious character, hidden identity, curses spells and rituals, nude, sacrifice, pagan, runaway ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Photographing Fairies (1997)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Photographer Charles Castle is numbed with grief following the death of his beautiful bride. He goes off to war, working in the trenches as a photographer. Following the war and still in grief Charles is given some photographs purporting to be of ...
Style: psychological, spiritual, captivating, surreal, serious ...
Plot: world war one, photographer, afterlife, fae, paranormal, magic realism, magical creature, pagan, creature, death sentence, back from the dead, sex scene ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, alps, switzerland
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Darkness Falls (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vengeful spirit has taken the form of the Tooth Fairy to exact vengeance on the town that lynched her 150 years earlier. Her only opposition is the only child, now grown up, who has survived her before.
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, slasher, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, suspense, ghost, child in peril, witch, lighthouse, demon, small town, supernatural horror, haunted by the past, legends and myths, darkness ...
Place: las vegas, usa
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Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: gothic, surreal, dark fantasy, dark, scary ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, family outing, preschoolers ...
Plot: monster, children, parallel world, alternate reality, stop motion, secret place, weirdo, fantasy world, clue, loneliness, heroine, family relations ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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They Came Back (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The lives of the residents of a small French town are changed when thousands of the recently dead inexplicably come back to life and try to integrate themselves into society that has changed for them.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: back from the dead, small town, supernatural, friendship, haunted by the past, social relations, undead, fae, distopia, apocalypse, deadly creature, village ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this continuation to the adventure of the demon superhero, an evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, as he declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release The Golden Army, a deadly group of fighting machines ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, stylized, fairy tale, exciting ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, adult
Plot: superhero, monster, supernatural, army, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroic mission, evil, creature, villain, dark hero, heroes ...
Time: 50s, 21st century
Place: northern ireland, ireland, manhattan new york city, new york
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Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens, chick flick ...
Plot: witch, magic, true love, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, magical, pirate, chase, sword fight, fantasy world, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, future, 50s, victorian era, 1850s ...
Place: england, europe
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Shrooms (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Denmark
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of American teens comes Ireland to visit an Irish school friend who takes them on a camping trip in search of the local, fabled magic mushrooms. When the hallucinations start taking hold, the panicked friends are attacked by ghostly ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Plot: mushroom, murder, forest, drugs, uncover truth, isolation, psychedelia, hallucination, suspense, self defense, redneck, camping ...
Place: europe, ireland
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, dramatic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, adult
Plot: intrigue, dragon, medieval, warrior, fantasy world, incest, power struggle, conflict, vicious, political intrigue, abuse of power, peril ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, sexy, atmospheric, surreal, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, mental illness, obsession, dancing, psychology, insanity, character study, suspense, paranoia, hallucination, rivalry, surrealism ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Ruins (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends whose leisurely Mexican holiday takes a turn for the worse when they, along with a fellow tourist embark on a remote archaeological dig in the jungle, where something evil lives among the ruins
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, ruins, friendship, self sacrifice, chase, death, ancient mystery, murder, tourist, vacation, mercy killing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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Splice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elsa and Clive, two young rebellious scientists, defy legal and ethical boundaries and forge ahead with a dangerous experiment: splicing together human and animal DNA to create a new organism. Named "Dren", the creature rapidly develops ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, sexy, twist ending, rough ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, genetic engineering, genetics, experiment, cloning, experiment gone awry, laboratory, creature, suspense, dna, farm ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Neverlake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On a trip home to visit her father, Jenny is thrown into a world of mystery, horror and legend when she is called upon by 3000 year old spirits of the Neverlake to help return their lost artifacts and save the lives of missing children.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, tense, scary ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, father daughter relationship, hidden truth, lake, obsession, death, plot twist, life is a bitch, uncover truth, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, italy
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Spring (2014)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man in a personal tailspin flees the US to Italy, where he sparks up a romance with a woman harboring a dark, primordial secret.
Style: scary, atmospheric, sexy, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: dangerous attraction, monster, mysterious woman, supernatural, immortality, relationships, love, transformation, small town, magic realism, adaptation, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, new jersey, rome italy, naples italy, california
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A Monster Calls (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.
Style: touching, emotional, dark fantasy, compassionate, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: bullying, monster, childhood, loneliness, terminal illness, life & death, imagination, courage, single mother, nightmare, boy, adaptation ...
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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: entertaining, funny, stylized, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: superhero, female villain, supernatural power, alien planet, deity, rebellion, goddess, warrior, monster, norse god, norse mythology, alien civilization ...
Time: year 2017, 2010s
Place: new york, norway
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From the Dark (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story centers on a young couple on a road trip through the Irish countryside who encounter an ancient force of evil.
Style: scary, dark, bleak, psychotronic, tense ...
Plot: monster, vampire, farm, supernatural, fear, suspense, creature, stranded, couple relations, farmer, countryside, one day ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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Strange Magic (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A love potion works its devious charms on fairies, elves and the swamp-dwelling Bog King as they all try to possess the potion for themselves.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, love potion, true love, imaginary kingdom, betrayal, elf, save the day, kidnapping, heroes, rivalry, princess, magic ...
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The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, fairy tale, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen fantasy, teen drama
Plot: magic, fantasy world, supernatural ability, magician, wizards and magicians, supernatural power, studying, wizards, school, magic spell, college, betrayal ...
Place: new york
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In the Tall Grass (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After hearing a child screaming for help from the green depths of a vast field of tall grass, Becky, a pregnant woman, and Cal, her brother, park their car near a mysterious abandoned church and recklessly enter the field, discovering that they are ...
Style: enigmatic, slasher, psychological, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: suspense, brother sister relationship, time travel, relocation, pregnancy, pregnant woman, time, lost, road trip, murder, chase, missing person ...
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Wildling (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman held in captivity discovers the realities of truth and lies in the outside world.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, sentimental, scary, twisted ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, teenage girl, puberty, forest, transformation, captive, suspense, mysterious past, mysterious man, freedom, legend, wilderness ...
Time: 2010s
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The Djinn (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A mute boy is trapped in his apartment with a sinister monster when he makes a wish to fulfill his heart’s greatest desire.
Style: mystical, suspenseful, captivating, tense, dark ...
Plot: trapped, wish come true, suspense, supernatural, desire, boy, deathtrap, mysticism, supernatural power, wish fulfillment, monster, fae ...
Time: 80s
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Lamb (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Iceland, Sweden, Poland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Icelandic couple live with their herd of sheep on a beautiful but remote farm. When they discover a mysterious newborn on their land, they decide to keep it and raise it as their own. This unexpected development, and the prospects of a new ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, scary, psychological, psychedelic ...
Plot: farm, parenthood, suspense, creature, husband wife relationship, supernatural, dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, family secret, family tragedy, fatherhood ...
Place: iceland
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From (2022)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Unravel the mystery of a nightmarish town in middle America that traps all those who enter. As the unwilling residents fight to keep a sense of normalcy and search for a way out, they must also survive the threats of the surrounding forest – ...
Style: enigmatic, tense, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: trapped, small town, supernatural horror, forest, supernatural, creature, struggle for survival, survival horror, small town life, secret, undercover, supernatural being ...
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Curon (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: When their mother mysteriously vanishes shortly after they all arrive in her hometown, teen twins discover secrets behind the village’s tranquil facade.
Style: light, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, dark ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: disappearance, old mansion, village, fear, supernatural, dark secret, curse, evil force, mysterious past, missing woman, dark past, missing mother ...
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