Creature movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant creature movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, stylized and captivating films and TV shows about / with creature, monster, danger, transformation, escapades, violence, death, storytelling, good versus evil and dialogue plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, New Zealand and other countries.
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 815
creature movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as creature: Grimm (2011), Supernatural (2005), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), The 10th Kingdom (2000), The Mist (2007), Pacific Rim (2013), The Shape of Water (2017), Avatar (2009), Predator (1987), Men in Black (1997).

List of creature movies

 7.8
 104K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, police detective, life turned upside down, good versus evil, hunt down, monster, werewolf, supernatural ability, evil force, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, creature, good versus evil, magical, warrior, adventure, sword and sorcery, heroes, magic, dragon, heroic mission, swords and armor ...
Time: 2010s
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 8.4
 357K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, demon, monster, good versus evil, god or devil, killings, vampire, death, curses spells and rituals, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, year 1983, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, arizona
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 8.2
 579K
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, serious, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: dark fantasy, fairy, creature, monster, legends and myths, good versus evil, young heroes, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, death, in the woods, magical ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, creature, fantasy world, mythology, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, fairy tale, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fairy, good versus evil, supernatural ability, magical, creature, journey, friendship, curses spells and rituals, mythology, imaginary kingdom, imaginary ...
Place: virginia, usa, new york
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 7.1
 264K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: bleak, bad ending, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, monster, fog, trapped, creature, fear, deadly creature, insanity, alternate dimension, death, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
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 6.9
 447K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, save the world, destruction, danger, creature, monster, heroic mission, heroes, evil alien, giant, androids and robots, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, pacific ocean, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
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The Shape of Water (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.
Style: biting, disturbing, touching, ambiguous ending, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sign language, laboratory, creature, cold war, supernatural, interspecies sex, interracial friendship, love story, healing power, escape, rescue, scientist ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: baltimore, maryland, pittsburgh, united states, soviet union
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 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, benign alien, scientist, interracial romance, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, fantasy world, warrior, interracial relations, creature ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 7.8
 349K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, alien, jungle, deadly creature, warrior, creature, trap, danger, invisibility, chase, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america, mine
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 7.3
 484K
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: humorous, exciting, entertaining, not serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, space and aliens, government agency, undercover, partners, creature, ufo, alien encounter, secret agents, save the world, fictional government agency, rookie ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 8.1
 337K
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, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien encounter, monster, paranoia, alien, fear, space and aliens, research, danger, isolation, evil, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: antarctica, south pole
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 8.4
 209K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, fbi, mad scientist, special agents, scientist, investigation, paranormal activity, experiment, danger, top secret, research, peril ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
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 7.6
 117K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, humorous, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, teenage life, high school, youth, teenage love, supernatural, supernatural power, life turned upside down, transformation, school, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, spacecraft, save the world, space travel, adventure, reluctant partners, superhero, team, creature, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
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 8.9
 56K
Gravity Falls (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Twin brother and sister Dipper and Mabel Pines are in for an unexpected adventure when they spend the summer helping their great uncle Stan run a tourist trap in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon.
Style: humorous, offbeat, exciting, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, youth, small town, friendship, twins, adventure, small town life, mysterious place, good versus evil, creature, monster, odd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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 8.6
 68K
Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, young heroes, princess, escapades, adventurer, buddies, youth, creature, dog ...
Time: 2010s
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 7.0
 310K
Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: stylized, fairy tale, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: fairy, witch, magical, good versus evil, fantasy world, dark fantasy, curses spells and rituals, princess, in the woods, betrayal, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: france
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Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Max imagines running away from his mom and sailing to a far-off land where large talking beasts -- Ira, Carol, Douglas, the Bull, Judith and Alexander -- crown him as their king, play rumpus, build forts and discover secret hideaways.
Style: stylized, touching, emotional, captivating, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: creature, loneliness, magical, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, anger, adventure, childhood, young heroes, imaginary, journey, adventurer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.5
 345K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, deafness, sign language, monster, self sacrifice, chase, creature, marriage, pregnancy, mother, creature feature ...
Time: near future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: new york state
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Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A distant Federation outpost Fort Casey comes under attack by bugs. The team on the fast attack ship Alesia is assigned to help the Starship John A. Warden stationed in Fort Casey evacuate along with the survivors and bring military intelligence ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, creature, military, survival, daring rescue, space travel, deadly, distant planet, danger, heroic mission, soldier, outer space ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, vikings, warrior, training, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, heroes, foe turned friend, animal training ...
Place: scandinavia
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 5.9
 114K
The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, absurd, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Plot: monster, siege, dark fantasy, warrior, creature, courage, good versus evil, archer, explosion, female soldier, heroism, army ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: china, dungeon, latin america, egypt
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 5.6
 14K
Monster Trucks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, not serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: creature, pickup truck, small town, secret, friendship, junkyard, creature feature, teenage protagonist, escape, scientist, high school, love interest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, surreal, bloody ...
Plot: death, survival, cabin in the woods, in the woods, supernatural, monster, danger, zombie, youth, fear, weekend, deathtrap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 1900s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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 8.2
 58K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, training, warrior, friends, ninja, young heroes, rivalry, danger, adventure, heroes, master warrior, buddies ...
Place: japan
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 6.3
 62K
The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: lost in the woods, norse mythology, ritual, survival, hiking, sacrifice, friends, monster, creature, supernatural, murder, loss of friend ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia
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Fruits Basket (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Tohru Honda is 16 year old orphaned girl who gets invited to live in the house of her classmate, the handsome boy Sohma Yuki, and his cousins, 16 year old Kyo and 27 year old Shigure. However, these young men and parts of the rest of their family ...
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, youth, loss of family member, secret, everyday life, friends, loss of parent, transformation, curses spells and rituals, accident, teenage love ...
Place: japan, asia
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, scenic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventurer, monster, obsessive quest, dragon, adventure, fantasy world, courage, journey, wizards, magical, warrior ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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