Parasite movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant parasite movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, tense and serious films and TV shows about / with parasite, danger, blood, violence, monster, survival, deadly, supernatural, gore and creature feature plots mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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parasite movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as parasite: The Bay (2012), Slither (2006), MorphMan (2005), The Thaw (2009), The Faculty (1998), Trench 11 (2017), Night of the Creeps (1986), Shivers (1975), From Beneath (2012), Meatball Machine (2005).

List of parasite movies

 5.6
 27K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, plague, infection, ecological disaster, found footage, small town, chaos, catastrophe, hidden truth, chaos and mayhem, mayor, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
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 6.5
 81K
Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: scary, atmospheric, disturbing, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parasite, small town, monster, zombie, transformation, zombification, apocalypse, alien invasion, save the day, alien, mutant, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 80s
Place: usa, south carolina
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 4.2
 1K
MorphMan (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Host, Missouri, the newcomer Dr. of Veterinary Science Eli Rudkus is called by the farmer Jacob Long to exam one of his cows. The veterinarian finds a strange parasite in the animal and sends it to a friend in the Department of Agriculture for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, plague, disorder, chaos, dangerous animal, society, experiment gone awry, small town, ecology ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri, usa
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 5.2
 12K
The Thaw (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At a remote Arctic research station, four ecology students discover the real horror of global warming is not the melting ice, but what's frozen within it. A prehistoric parasite is released from the carcass of a Woolly Mammoth upon the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, deadly creature, quarantine, plague, infected, survival, global warming, beast, expedition, scientist, isolation, glacier ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory, 21st century
Place: canada
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 6.5
 121K
The Faculty (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, parasite, youth, teenage life, evil alien, high school life, first contact, teachers and students, space and aliens, teenager, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: ohio
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 5.4
 2K
Trench 11 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the final days of WWI a shell-shocked soldier must lead a mission deep beneath the trenches to stop a German plot that could turn the tide of the war.
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, tense, psychotronic
Plot: parasite, bio weapon, soldier, human experiment, infection, bunker, disease, world war one, mad scientist, creature, sole survivor, infected ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918
Place: france
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Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, splatter, macabre, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, zombie, survival, monster, undead, police, college, corpse, experiment, chaos and mayhem, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1959
Place: california
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 6.4
 21K
Shivers (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The residents of a suburban high-rise apartment building are being infected by a strain of parasites that turn them into mindless, sex-crazed fiends out to infect others by the slightest sexual contact.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, cynical, sexy ...
Plot: parasite, zombie, body horror, mad scientist, race against time, infected, dangerous attraction, plague, island, creature feature, sex scene, exploitation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
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 3.1
 2K
From Beneath (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jason, is bit by a strange organism while on vacation with his girlfriend, Sam, at her sister's secluded farmhouse. The bite begins a transformation in Jason, and now the couple must race against time to figure out what happened to Sam's ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: parasite, farm, race against time, supernatural, hallucination, husband wife relationship, vacation, transformation, swimming, disintegration, store, redneck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Meatball Machine (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Capable of making bio-mechanical weapons out of human flesh, alien parasites grotesquely invade the Earth, turning their hosts into maniacal killers who seek and destroy each other to the bloody death! And yes, it s also a human love story, even ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, experimental, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, parasite, invasion, deadly creature, dark humor, chaos, love affair, rivalry, terminal illness, evil alien, transformation, space and aliens ...
Place: asia, japan
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 5.1
 38K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, deadly creature, survival, diver, parasite, supernatural, mutation, infection, adventure, confined, obsessive quest, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
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 5.4
 9K
Viral (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family's new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.
Style: suspense, bloody, brutal, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: virus, infection, quarantine, parasite, infected, survival, disease, fate of humanity, sister sister relationship, humanity in peril, gas mask, panic ...
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Parasyte: The Maxim (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Shinichi Izumi is a normal high school boy whose right hand has become infected with an alien parasite that names itself "Migi" ("right"). Migi is the first parasite to develop a symbiotic relationship with its host, as he and ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, fight scenes, violence, body horror, murder, humanity, rivalry, parasite, massacre, survival, tragedy, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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 6.4
 274K
Alien: Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the ...
Style: bad ending, enigmatic, suspense, twist ending, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, outer space, alien life-form, androids, human versus alien, space travel, monster, alien parasite, parasite, creature, extraterrestrial, brutality ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 4.6
 4K
Growth (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1989, a breakthrough in "advanced parasitic research" on Cuttyhunk Island gave scientists a jump in human evolution. Initial tests proved promising, as subjects experienced heightened physical and mental strength and awareness. But - ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: parasite, island, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, quarantine, human experiment, escapades, plague, small town, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Superdeep (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film is based on real events when, in the 1970s, the deepest well in the world with a depth of more than 12 thousand meters was drilled in Murmansk Region for research purposes. During drilling, seismic sensors began to pick up strange sounds, ...
Style: mysterious, unusual plot structure, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: parasite, rescue, supernatural, investigation, changing the future, apocalypse, threat, explorer, struggle for survival, vaccine, medicine, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: russia
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 8.5
 852K
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, frightening, suspense, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, monster, evil alien, outer space, deadly creature, spacecraft, alien encounter, alien monster, survival horror, fear ...
Time: future, distant future, 22nd century
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 6.5
 11K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: surreal, semi serious, scary, humorous, psychotronic ...
Plot: body horror, addiction, hallucination, parasite, dark humor, drug abuse, monster, surrealism, murder, love triangle, brother brother relationship, brain ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.5
 33K
Upstream Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man and woman are drawn together, entangled in the lifecycle of an ageless organism. Identity becomes an illusion as they struggle to assemble the loose fragments of wrecked lives.
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: hypnosis, parasite, romance, love affair, drugged, mystery, worm, dishonesty, mind game, tragic love, memory loss, brainwashing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.6
 464K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, super powers, alien monster, tough guy, super villain, alien, alien life-form, experiment gone awry, mutation, good versus evil, humanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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 4.3
 668
Strange Nature (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The first film to expose unsolved wildlife deformity outbreaks and where they may lead. Based on a true unsolved ecological mystery, thousands of hideously deformed frogs have turned up in the waters of Minnesota. As seen through the eyes of a one ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: parasite, creature, genetic mutation, deformity, missing child, supernatural, peril, death, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, violence, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, minnesota
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 6.3
 3K
Deranged (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jae-hyuk is a pharmaceutical worker for a medical supplies company. When a series of dead bodies are found floating in the Han River. The public is shocked to discovered that the deaths are related to a fatal outbreak of virus-infected mutant ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, apocalyptic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: parasite, epidemic, disaster, virus, victim, drowning, survival, apocalypse, deadly virus, struggle for survival, death threat, medical ...
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 8.2
 408K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, paranoia, survival, evil, fear, creature, scientist, mutation, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
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 4.2
 1K
Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat
Plot: parasite, survival, deadly creature, mutant, mystery, supernatural, violence spree, small town, escapades, small town life, fire, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 3.0
 1K
Things (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: THINGS is a 1989 low budget independent feature length B-movie grade horror exploitation film written and produced by Andrew Jordan & Barry J. Gillis. Marking the 1989 mainstream film debut of porn star Amber Lynn, the film has a cult ...
Style: surreal, suspense, absurd, disturbing, cult film
Plot: parasite, experiment, creature, violence, pregnancy, dream, monster, chainsaw, female reporter, porn star, giant insect, cult ...
Place: canada
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 7.0
 598K
Prometheus (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, dark, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, survival, alien encounter, androids, mysterious planet, fantasy world, space travel, expedition, spacecraft, outer space, distant planet, hi-tech ...
Time: future, 21st century
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The Parasite Doctor Suzune: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The city is infested with mysterious parasites that bore into their human hosts to increase their host's power and sexual desires. A beautiful girl, Suzune Arizono is a vet with a specialty in parasites, and who fights daily to end the plague. ...
Style: psychotronic, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative
Plot: conspiracy, parasite, martial arts, japanese woman, secret society, nymphomania, medical experiment, father daughter relationship, tentacle, nymphomaniac, frog, erotica ...
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III Slices of Life (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sexual Parasites, Disembowelment, Zombies, Serial Killers, Demon Children, Violent Vixens, Rabid Office Workers and Angry Embryos all spring to life from the flesh covered sketch books featured in Anthony G. Sumner's (Gallery of Fear) SLICES OF ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: parasite, demon, monster, occult, serial killer, ghost, violence, terror, zombie, dark secret, violent, strong violent content ...
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 6.1
 37K
Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, macabre, bleak, bloody, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, infected, creature, survival, infection, parasite, virus, weekend, partners in crime, death, hostage, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wracked with guilt over the suicide of her sister Ai, who was tormented by high school bullies, pretty young karate student Megu accompanies a group of older friends on a camping trip into the woods: smart girl Aya, her druggie boyfriend Také, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, suspenseful, absurd, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, mutant, parasite, zombie attack, teenage girl, walking dead, excrement, schoolgirl, undead, fish, zombie survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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