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The list contains the best, new and most relevant monster movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, suspense, suspenseful, serious, intense and stylized films and TV shows about / with monster, catastrophe, transformation, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, blood, death, danger and brutality plots mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as monster: Alien (1979), Monsters University (2013), The Mist (2007), Colossal (2016), Gremlins (1984), Tremors (1990), Creepshow (1982), Silent Hill (2006), Predator (1987), Jeepers Creepers (2001).
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Rick and Morty
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
23 min.
 9.3
Supernatural
Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
USA
44 min.
 8.5
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Easter
Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
USA
200 min.
A Quiet Place
Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
90 min.
 7.7

List of monster movies

 8.5
 680K
Alien
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 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: suspenseful, scary, suspense, futuristic, frightening ...
Plot: monster, evil alien, space travel, alien, survival horror, human versus alien, deadly creature, alien invasion, alien monster, sole survivor, spacecraft, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Monsters University
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, monster, college, odd couple, competition, bully, disney, unlikely friendships, creativity, student life, adventure, teamwork ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 1990s
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 7.2
 252K
The Mist
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, suspense, bad ending, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, fog, catastrophe, stephen king, fight, giant insect, religious fanatic, blood, human versus monster, supermarket ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
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 6.2
 46K
Colossal
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.
Style: melancholic, absurd, surprise ending, captivating, bad ending ...
Plot: monster, catastrophe, robot, time loop, fantasy world, childhood, giant robots, imagination, alternate reality, friends, drinking, solitude ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seoul, new york
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 7.2
 168K
Gremlins
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: light, scary, humorous, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: monster, small town, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, transformation, danger, escapades, deadly creature, daring rescue, adventure, human animal relationship, holiday ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
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 7.2
 104K
Tremors
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, suspense, scary, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, desert, deadly creature, survival, gory, rescue, mutant, danger, stranded, death, eaten alive ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
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 6.9
 35K
Creepshow
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark humor, bloody ...
Plot: monster, cult, gory, danger, zombie, death, violence, multiple storylines, transformation, brutality, murder, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, future, 19th century
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 6.6
 197K
Silent Hill
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, France, Japan, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, surreal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, small town, supernatural, monster, revenge, gory, violence, insanity, suffering, demons, evil child, parallel world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, west virginia
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 7.8
 330K
Predator
Genre: Action, 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, suspense, tense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien, monster, jungle, gory, hunting, chase, gunfight, brutality, deadly creature, invisibility, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987, twentieth century
Place: latin america, south america, central america, mine
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Jeepers Creepers
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, serial killer, slasher, supernatural, danger, chase, gory, death, characters killed one by one, brother sister relationship, brother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida
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 6.2
 152K
Beowulf
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, dragon, monster, mythology, magic, legends and myths, curse, heroic mission, supernatural, folk hero, tragic hero, sin ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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 6.0
 30K
Deep Rising
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, blood, deadly creature, ocean liner, sea monster, catastrophe, adventure, weapons, escapades, armed robbery, twists & turns, brutality ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, pacific ocean
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AVP: Alien vs. Predator
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, scary, twists and turns, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, monster, deadly creature, first contact, survival, save the world, adventure, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, heroic mission, danger, expedition ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: antarctica, egypt, nepal, mexico, nebraska
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 5.2
 96K
Doom
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer ...
Style: scary, suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, teleportation, mars, dark hero, alien, video game, deadly creature, chase, genetics, gory, future dystopia, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s, 2020s
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 6.8
 158K
The Babadook
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: scary, psychological, dark, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, nightmare comes true, dysfunctional family, mental illness, book, deadly creature, single mother, nightmare, depression, insanity, dark fantasy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.2
 355K
King Kong
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: exciting, stylized, scenic, sentimental, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, island, jungle, gorilla, giant insect, survival, expedition, danger, exotic island, monster, dinosaur ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Freddy vs. Jason
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evil dream-demon Freddy Krueger devises a plan to manipulate the unstoppable Jason Vorhees into hacking up the teenagers of Elm Street in an effort to make people remember the name Freddy Krueger, thus freeing him from limbo.
Style: scary, brutal, bloody, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, brutality, monster, gory, blood, violence, two killers, danger, teenagers, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: ohio, new jersey, midwest
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 7.0
 88K
Hellraiser
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, monster, supernatural, demon, murder, vengeance, blood, demons, dark fantasy, violence, slasher, brutality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 6.6
 164K
Life
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: suspense, tense, tragic ending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: alien, monster, brutality, astronaut, alien life-form, mars, death, danger, unhappy ending, space travel, characters killed one by one, tentacle ...
Time: future, near future
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 6.4
 208K
Alien: Covenant
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: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, bad ending ...
Plot: fantasy world, alien life-form, monster, brutality, alien invasion, androids, alien technology, outer space, human versus alien, transformation, atheism, mission ...
Time: future
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, funny, light, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, monster, social misfits, disorder, creativity, redemption, imaginary kingdom, magic, greed, kids and family, fish out of water ...
Time: 2000s
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 5.7
 18K
Clown
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A loving father finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize the suit is part of an evil curse that turns its wearer into a killer.
Style: scary, bloody, atmospheric, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, transformation, monster, demons, blood, slasher, supernatural, brutality, violence, murder, family drama, family ...
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 8.2
 549K
Pan's Labyrinth
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Spain, Mexico, USA
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, surreal, suspenseful, bleak, macabre ...
Plot: maze, young heroes, monster, fantasy world, imagination, magic, fascism, dark fantasy, brutality, violence, fairy, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
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3194
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1652
 6.2
 107K
The Thing
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien, gory, monster, expedition, transformation, deadly creature, alien invasion, death, first contact, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: antarctica
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 5.7
 86K
Hibrid
Genre: Drama, 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: suspense, twist ending, rough, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: monster, experiment gone awry, brutality, couple relations, genetics, cloning, strong sexual content, laboratory, ambition, dna, parenthood, rebelliousness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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 6.5
 68K
Slither
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
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: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, alien, small town, parasite, save the day, husband wife relationship, zombie, violence, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2005
Place: usa, south carolina
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 6.0
 85K
Power Rangers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Saban's Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our ...
Style: entertaining, surprise ending, colourful, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: reboot, superhero, superhero team, monster, transformation, giant robots, mentor, good versus evil, high school, fight scenes, apocalypse, betrayal ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s
Place: mine
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 4.7
 20K
Leprechaun
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, deadly creature, legends and myths, murder, supernatural, slasher, monster, violence, chase, greed, family in danger, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
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 8.5
 336K
Supernatural
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, serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, obsessive quest, ghost, monster, brother brother relationship, vampire, curses spells and rituals, demon, danger, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, 1990s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, arizona
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The Descent: Part 2
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her ...
Style: scary, tense, suspense, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, cave, gory, monster, deadly creature, rescue, confined, sole survivor, betrayal, missing person, rescue team, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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