Mythical creature movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mythical creature movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic and suspense films and TV shows about / with mythical creature, danger, escapades, monster, supernatural, rivalry, magic, good versus evil, adventure and sword plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mythical creature: Carnival Row (2019), Hilda (2018), Song of the Sea (2014), Huntik: Secrets and Seekers (2009), White Snake (2019), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Snow Beast (2011), Eragon (2006), Artemis Fowl (2020), Hydra (2009).

List of mythical creature movies

 7.9
 46K
Carnival Row (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: In a mystical and dark city filled with humans, fairies and other creatures, a police detective investigates a series of gruesome murders leveled against the fairy population. During his investigation, the detective becomes the prime suspect and ...
Style: captivating
Plot: mythical creature, dark fantasy, steampunk, fairy, love triangle, family secret, monster, politician, black magic, fantasy world, racism, sorceress ...
Time: victorian, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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 8.6
 7K
Hilda (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Fearless, free-spirited Hilda finds new friends, adventure and magical creatures when she leaves her enchanted forest home and journeys to the city.
Style: captivating, sweet, fairy tale, light, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: mythical creature, magical creature, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, magic, child protagonist, adventure, monster, troll, giant creature, travel, friendship ...
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Song of the Sea (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Japan, USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as ...
Style: captivating, touching, colourful, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, lighthouse, young heroes, supernatural, supernatural ability, mythical creature, curses spells and rituals, ocean or sea, legends and myths, danger, lighthouse keeper, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, japan, tokyo
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Huntik: Secrets and Seekers (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Italy
TV show
Story: Huntik: Secrets & Seekers is an Italian/American animated television series, begun in 2009, created and directed by Iginio Straffi. It was a co-production between Big Bocca Productions, a company owned by Richard McWilliam, CEO and owner of ...
Style: suspense, entertaining, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: mythical creature, creature, monster, mythology, danger, vampire, friendship, obsessive quest, teenager, supernatural ability, destiny, adventure ...
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: ship, pirate, chase, mermaid, battle, adventurer, captain, swashbuckler, mythical creature, adventure, immortality, expedition ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, spain, caribbean, london
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 7.0
 3K
White Snake (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One day a young woman named Blanca is saved by Xuan, a snake catcher from a nearby village. She has lost her memory, and together they go on a journey to discover her real identity, developing deeper feelings for one another along the way. But as ...
Style: exciting, captivating, fairy tale, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: ancient, snake, love, dragon, magical, demon, emperor, mythical creature, magic, super powers, poverty, good versus evil ...
Place: china
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 8.2
 621K
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: atmospheric, fairy tale, gothic, stylized, macabre ...
Plot: monster, dark fantasy, creature, fairy, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, legends and myths, good versus evil, young heroes, cruelty, death, imagination ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: spain, europe
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 3.5
 1K
Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People disappear every year out in the snow--but this year, something is adding to the body count. Jim and his research team study the Canadian Lynx every year. This year, he has to take his rebelling 16 year-old daughter, Emmy, with him. But the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: mythical creature, monster, dangerous animal, survival, teenage life, supernatural, danger, escapades, deadly, parents and children, wilderness, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 5.1
 122K
Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, supernatural ability, adventure, legends and myths, chosen one, young heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes ...
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 4.2
 23K
Artemis Fowl (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Artemis Fowl the second, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund rescuing his father. Once a transaction is made, they go onto a hunt for the evil pixie Opal Koboi and rush to save Artemis ...
Style: colourful, captivating, light, humorous, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: fairy, elf, mythical creature, fantasy life, boy genius, magic, magical creature, child, family, fantasy world, disney, master criminal ...
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Baba Yaga: Terror of the Dark Forest (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The young family who moved to a new apartment on the outskirts of the city. The nanny hired by them for the newborn daughter quickly gained confidence. However, the older boy, Egor, talks about the frightening behavior of a woman, but his parents do ...
Style: suspenseful, macabre, bleak, disturbing, melancholic
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: mythical creature, uncover truth, monster, nanny, danger, kids and family, mystery, abduction
Time: 21st century
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 3.2
 1K
Hydra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Most Dangerous Game formula gets a monstrous twist as the mythical Hydra turns the tables on a group of wealthy human-hunters. Kidnapped along with three ex-convicts, former Marine Tim Nolan is transported to a deserted island where the super ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: island, adventure, monster, mythical creature, survival, criminal heroes, escapades, chases and races, danger, deadly creature, heroes, convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female werewolf, werewolf, mythical creature, beast, supernatural, transformation, wilderness, sister, curses spells and rituals, danger, sister sister relationship, dark heroine ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1800s, georgian era
Place: canada
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Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace, and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus.
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, pirate, disney, chase, goddess, danger, mythical creature, rivalry, mythology, prince, good versus evil, arabian nights ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages, 8th century
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 6.8
 21K
Warrior Nun (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A 19-year-old orphan named Ava wakes up in a morgue with a new lease on life and a divine artifact embedded in her back. She discovers she is now part of an ancient order that has been tasked with fighting demons on Earth, and powerful forces ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, twists and turns, scenic, atmospheric ...
Plot: angel, demon, mythical creature, nun, religion and supernatural, teenage protagonist, teenager, teenage girl, crusade, battles, evil force, religion ...
Place: spain
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Lady in the Water (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: legends and myths, save the lady, mythical creature, swimming pool, redemption, imaginary character, imaginary, friendship, getting home, fish out of water, human spirit, religion and supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, saga, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female warrior, mythology, adventure, friendship, sword fight, greek mythology, good versus evil, ancient, legends and myths, tough girl, feminism, lesbian ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece, macedonia, china ...
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Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When aspiring knight Gareth goes in search of a fallen comet rumored to contain gold, he is shocked to instead find the dragon Drago. After Drago saves Gareth's life the two become intricately bonded, and must work together to defeat an evil ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, exciting, captivating
Plot: dragon, mythical creature, magic, druid, knight, friendship, good versus evil, fire breathing dragon, sword and sorcery, fortress, sword fight, sword ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is a television series, filmed in New Zealand and the United States. It was produced from 1995, and was very loosely based on the tales of the classical Greek culture hero Heracles. It ran for six seasons, producing ...
Style: exciting, feel good, light, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, hercules, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, legends and myths, heroic mission, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
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 6.2
 11K
Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, wax museum, transformation, vampire, haunted house, occult, museum, supernatural, mythical creature, midget, deadly creature, youth ...
Time: 80s
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Dick Figures: The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two best friends, Red and Blue, risk everything to find the greatest treasure of all time.
Style: adult animation, buddy comedy, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: ninja, mythical creature, violence, strong language, betrayal, pursuit, stupidity, irony, nightmare, map, cruise ship, adultery ...
Place: japan
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Mermaid: The Lake of the Dead (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An evil Mermaid falls in love with Marina's fiancé Roman and aims to keep him away from Marina in her Kingdom of Death under water. The Mermaid is a young woman who drowned a few centuries ago. Marina only has one week to overcome her fear of ...
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, touching, psychotronic
Plot: mermaid, lake, water, mythical creature, love, summer house, tombstone, comb, engaged, headstone, romance, couples ...
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Feast II: Sloppy Seconds (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The monsters have made it into a small neighboring town in the middle of nowhere and the locals have to band with the survivors of the bar' slaughter to figure out how to survive.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, heist, gang, danger, rescue, deadly, survival, chaos and mayhem, small town life, social relations, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 3.0
 729
Moth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, Hungary, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An enthusiastic lecturer and her student travel to Europe to go after the mythology of the Mothman, but they soon have to fight for survival.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, suspense, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: found footage, mythical creature, filmmaking, creature feature, mutation, lost in the woods, moth, abandoned house, teacher student relationship, urban legend, night vision, red eyes ...
Place: hungary
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 5.4
 55
Aswang (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is a remake of the 1992 Aswang (shapeshifting monster) film starring Alma Moreno. In this version two kids witness the murder of their parents and escape unwittingly into a town plagued by a subspecies of aswang's called Abwak. Terrorized ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: revenge, mythical creature, murder, chase, prisoner, creature, death, werewolf, romance, fall in love, salvation, danger ...
Place: the philippines
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 4.0
 133
Mummys Island (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Sudsakorn is a curious young man, raised in the ancient traditions of magic by his mystical grandfather. He never knew his farther. His mother, a beautiful mermaid is pained by his sadness, so sends him on a quest to find his father. Armed with his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, colourful, psychotronic
Plot: prince, sea creature, sword fight, mermaid, sword, bow and arrow, mythical creature, arrow, uncover truth, good versus evil, obsessive quest, time travel ...
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Dragon Hunter (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Orphaned as a baby when his parents were killed in a vicious orc attack, Kendrick of Elwood was raised by his elder brother, Darius. Now, after years of absence, a new danger emerges, more lethal than the threat of orcs or men. Reports of dragon ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, adventure, heroic mission, battles, race against time, supernatural, daring rescue, heroes, danger, master warrior, rivalry, destiny ...
Is relevant ?
 3.0
 761
Dragon (2006)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to save her kingdom from an advancing army of dark elves, Princess Vanir must traverse the haunted forest of Sidhe. With the help of loyal adventurers Cador and Artemir, they encounter the army of elves, a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, visually appealing, feel good, captivating
Plot: dragon, magic, creature, princess, sword fight, mythical creature, eaten alive, sword and sorcery, prophecy, death of friend, sword, sword and fantasy ...
Is relevant ?
 3.1
 1K
Dragonquest (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an ancient warlord summons a mythological beast, a young hero must complete a series of quests to awaken the dragon that will defeat the monster.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: dragon, mythical creature, warrior, sword and sorcery, sword, adventure, quest, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, riddles and clues, rivalry ...
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Special Unit 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Special Unit 2 is a short-lived, American sci-fi/comedy television series, filmed in Vancouver, BC and aired on UPN for two seasons from April 2001 through February 2002. The show focused upon the exploits of a top-secret Chicago police division ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: supernatural, police investigation, top secret, secret government organization, misfit, supernatural ability, werewolf, track down, creature, secret place, legends and myths, mythical creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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