Skeleton movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant skeleton movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, humorous, scary, serious and exciting films and TV shows about / with skeleton, supernatural, danger, escapades, imaginary, murder, fire, heroes, monster and storytelling plots mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Animation genres shot in USA, UK, Mexico and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as skeleton: The Creeping Flesh (1973), Coco (2017), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Werewolf (1995), Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004), Pulse 3 (2008), Hotel Transylvania (2012), After School Midnighters (2012), Return to Halloweentown (2006).

List of skeleton movies

The Creeping Flesh (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scientist comes to believe that evil is a disease of the blood and that the flesh of a skeleton he has brought back from New Guinea contains it in a pure form. Convinced that his wife, a Folies Bergere dancer who went insane, manifested this evil ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious ...
Plot: skeleton, reincarnation, murder, mad scientist, corpse, monster, monkey, mental institution, mental illness, scientist, creature, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1800s, 19th century
Place: england, europe
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 8.4
 389K
Coco (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, colourful, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: disney, life after death, boy, childhood, musician, life & death, fantasy world, singer, child protagonist, family, music, skeleton ...
Time: year 2017, 2010s
Place: mexico
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Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, tense, talky, entertaining, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: greek mythology, adventurer, monster, adventure, skeleton, treasure hunt, heroes, prophecy, expedition, race against time, rescue, ship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, dark, surreal, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, dark fantasy, christmas, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, holiday, goth, fish out of water, good versus evil, objects come to life, loneliness, monster ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 1.7
 3K
Werewolf (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A team of archaeologists with unplaceable accents unearth a skeleton at a dig in an Arizona quarry. The Native Americans on the dig instantly recognize it as the remains of a werewolf, so the team leaders immediately take it to their lab and stare ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: werewolf, desert, archaeologist, skeleton, danger, rescue, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, transformation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa
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Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004)
Genre: Documentary, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Dragon's World: A Fantasy Made Real" is a nature mockumentary about a British scientific team that attempts to understand the unique the incredible beasts that have fascinated people for ages. CGI is used to create the dragons.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: cave, dragon, museum, scientist, skeleton, computer animation, good versus evil, danger, escapades, save the world, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
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 3.7
 2K
Pulse 3 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven years after the last attack by the "soulless ghosts" who haunted the human race twice before, the world is left void of all deadly electronics that almost destroyed it... or so we thought. Living a primitive existence on the ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: computers and web, nuclear explosion, full moon, suicide, ghost, supernatural, chaos, future dystopia, danger, afterlife, video game, post apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: houston texas
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Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the devil resurfaces with aims to take over the world in human form, Johnny Blaze reluctantly comes out of hiding to transform into the flame-spewing supernatural hero Ghost Rider -- and rescue a 10-year-old boy from an unsavory end.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: devil, superhero, supernatural ability, dark hero, unstoppable, supernatural, motorcycle, heroes, anti hero, biker, loner, vengeance ...
Place: eastern europe, usa, europe, romania, turkey
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: kids, horror for children, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: vampire, hotel, supernatural romance, monster, dracula, monsters, teenage love, father daughter relationship, female vampire, magical creature, odd, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1890s, 2010s, 19th century ...
Place: romania, europe, hawaii, moscow russia, paris france ...
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After School Midnighters (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Houkago Midnighters is about a human anatomical model that comes to life at midnight in a school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, surreal, offbeat
Plot: computer animation, imaginary, on the run, supernatural, school, motorcycle chase, skeleton, children, chases and races, game, motorcycle, human skeleton ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Return to Halloweentown (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As Halloweentown prepares to celebrate its 1,000th anniversary, Marnie Piper and her brother Dylan return to Witch University, where trouble is in session from the Sinister Sisters and from someone who's plotting to use Marnie's powers for ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, halloween, magic, college, adventure, heroic mission, mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, youth, danger, imaginary ...
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The League Of Five (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of mexican super heroes decide to join forces to combat the forces of evil.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, ghost, superhero team, skeleton, imaginary, master villain, heroes, unlikely friendships, super villain, young heroes, monster, friendship ...
Place: mexico, mexico city
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Monster High: Welcome to Monster High (2016)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Monsters once lived in hiding—even from each other—because they were afraid they would be in danger if humans knew they existed. But Draculaura, the daughter of Dracula, along with her best ghoulfriends, dreamt of a school where everyone was ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, sincere, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: school, computer, internet, female protagonist, mummy, high school, party, bat, electrocution, skeleton, frankenstein's monster, ghost ...
Time: contemporary
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Concrete Evidence: A Fixer Upper Mystery (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mac—Shannon’s new beau—first moved to Lighthouse Cove, he bought the historic lighthouse mansion that the town is named after. During renovation demolition, the bones of a teenage girl who went missing fifteen years ago were discovered. ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, murder, murder investigation, death of sister, skeleton, home renovation, bound and gagged, dumbwaiter
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Sumpah pocong di sekolah (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Story: When three teenage boys hire a stripper and film her taking in a classroom they get into big trouble.They end up pocong swearing that they had nothing to do with it.By lying they unleashed an evil spirit that wants to see them dead sooner rather ...
Style: captivating, stylized, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: curse, ghost, father son relationship, pregnant teenager, boss, escape, skeleton, library, teacher student relationship, abortion, oath, wheelchair bound ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia
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Daddy, I'm a Zombie (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The misadventures of a teenager girl in her new life as zombie.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: mummy, zombie, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary, wizards and magicians, escapades, danger, heroes, deadly, in the woods, life after death ...
Time: 2010s
Place: spain
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The Hunt for the Hidden Relic (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 182 min.
Story: STEFFEN VOGT, aged around 25, is helping out at a German archeological excavation in Israel when he finds a 2,000-year-old skeleton holding the instructions for a video camera dating from the year 2003. The bones also show traces of the present day. ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: archaeologist, time travel, chase, tomb, adventure, supernatural, danger, nobody believes, antique, investigation, secret society, on the run ...
Time: ancient history, contemporary
Place: israel, holy land, middle east
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Three Heists and a Hamster (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mathilde is nine years old. Her parents have separated. She lives with her mother, a fragile person who hovers at the edge of madness. It is a story of a unique love between a daughter and her mother.
Plot: skeleton, little girl, mother daughter relationship, choir, insanity, schoolyard, singing, school, digging a grave, classroom, owl, concert ...
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The Mighty Gorga (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A circus owner and a lady trapper trek into the African jungle to capture a giant gorilla for his circus.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: circus, giant ape, witch doctor, lava, knife, gorilla, hiking, rifle, safari, jungle, skeleton, african american ...
Is relevant ?
 2.3
 192
Zombie Christ (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Druids resurrect the partially mummified remains of Jesus. They force the zombified Christ to commit unspeakable acts as their sect prepares to rule a new age of mankind.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: skeleton, druid, forest, bare breasts, girl with glasses, reanimation, bra and panties, panties, duct tape over mouth, rape, fisting, voyeur ...
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Frankenstein's Bloody Terror (1968)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man suffers from the curse of lycanthrope and seeks help from doctor and wife team. They both turn out to be vampires and end up dueling it out with the werewolf star.
Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, werewolf, gypsy, silver bullet, skeleton, danger, supernatural, human becomes animal, gory, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain
Is relevant ?
 3.6
 828
The Demon (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Random people are terrorized by a malevolent man who brings their worst fears to life.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: disco, kidnapping, murder, skeleton, demon, supernatural, monster, investigation, slasher, stalking, johannesburg south africa, sexploitation ...
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
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Der Todesking: The Death King (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven episodes, each taking place on a different day of the week, on the theme of suicide and violent death.
Style: anthology, macabre
Plot: crying, disturbed person, pessimism, mutilation, skeleton, suicide, gore, life & death, existentialism, depression, suffocation, drawing ...
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Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, battles, superhero, time travel, heroic mission, adventure, danger, supernatural, save the day, transformation, one man army ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: archaeologist, archaeology, treasure hunt, adventure, artifact, good versus evil, adventurer, danger, child driving car, tombs and skeletons, treasure, crocodile ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1935
Place: india, shanghai china, china, shanghai
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 3K
Gargoyles (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After receiving word about a mysterious carcass/skeleton unearthed in the Arizona desert, a father and his daughter decide to remove it from the burial grounds for further study. Once they do so, they, as well as the town, are besieged by a colony ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: desert, demon, monster, car chase, chase, skeleton, cave, anthropologist, confined, misfit, escapades, deadly ...
Place: latin america, mexico, new mexico, arizona
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The Demoniacs (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gang of pirates rape the two sole survivors of a ship wreck. The violated girls are rescued by the strange inhabitants of a supposedly haunted island, where they are granted supernatural powers to strike revenge against the pirates.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, suspenseful, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: murder, pirate, nudity (full frontal - brief), deal with the devil, sadism, rape, revenge, tavern, sailor, tomb, clown, skeleton ...
Time: 70s
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 246K
Corpse Bride (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the ...
Style: gothic, captivating, melancholic, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: horror for children, date night, preschoolers
Plot: dark fantasy, corpse, afterlife, romance, supernatural, marriage, supernatural romance, shyness, loneliness, wedding, fall in love, disagreement ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: europe, england
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 4.2
 7K
Bones (2001)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over 20 years after his death by a gunshot, Jimmy Bones comes back as a ghost to wreak revenge on those who killed him and to clean up his neighborhood.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, bloody, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, betrayal, ghost, vengeance, supernatural, haunted by the past, gory, slasher, black people, urban ghetto, drug dealing, uncover truth ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 2000s
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 7.5
 265K
Beetlejuice (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the ...
Style: gothic, dark humor, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: ghost, afterlife, haunted house, supernatural, surrealism, possession, teenage girl, psychic, life after death, goth, heaven and hell, art ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
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