Monster movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant monster movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, stylized, intense and scary films and TV shows about / with monster, danger, transformation, creature, violence, death, blood, storytelling, chase and dialogue plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as monster: Supernatural (2005), Monsters, Inc. (2001), The Great Wall (2016), Predator (1987), Stranger Things (2016), The Thing (1982), The Mist (2007), Tremors (1990), Silent Hill (2006), The Avengers (2012).

List of monster movies

 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, supernatural ability, monster, ghost, demon, good versus evil, killings, vampire, god or devil, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, year 1983, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, arizona
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 8.0
 752K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: funny, feel good, sweet, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: monster, friendship, adventure, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, kidnapping, villain, odd couple, fish out of water, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
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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, archer, courage, good versus evil, female soldier, explosion, heroism, army ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: china, latin america, egypt
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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: alien, monster, survival, jungle, warrior, deadly creature, creature, trap, danger, invisibility, chase, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, south america, central america
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 8.8
 657K
Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, friendship, parallel world, missing person, experiment, super powers, telekinesis, parents and children, missing child, love and romance, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: indiana
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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: alien encounter, survival, monster, paranoia, alien, fear, space and aliens, mutation, danger, isolation, supernatural, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: antarctica, south pole
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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, creature, fear, trapped, deadly creature, insanity, alternate dimension, death, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
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 7.1
 110K
Tremors (1990)
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: humorous, suspenseful, scary, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, desert, survival, rescue, human versus monster, danger, small town, stranded, tentacle, mutant, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
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 6.5
 204K
Silent Hill (2006)
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, surreal, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, revenge, survival, insanity, evil, suffering, mysterious place, missing child, parallel world, torture, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
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 8.0
 1.2M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, costumed hero, alien invasion, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
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Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
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, suspense, bloody, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, serial killer, murder, danger, small town, summer camp, gory, slasher, brutality, teenager, blood, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: ohio, midwest, new jersey
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 8.4
 725K
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, suspenseful, frightening, captivating, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, evil alien, spacecraft, outer space, monster, deadly creature, alien encounter, alien monster, scientist, trapped ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 7.1
 216K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, dark hero, monster, alien encounter, survival, space travel, mysterious planet, tough heroes, evil alien, outer space, one man army, anti heroes ...
Time: future
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 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, exciting, captivating, 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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 6.2
 156K
Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, monster, dragon, legends and myths, sin, heroic mission, good versus evil, tragic hero, weakness, ancient, vikings, adventurer ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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 6.1
 128K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, gorilla, mutation, destruction, creature feature, giant animal, rage, fear, animal attack, chase, transformation, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, colorado, illinois, wyoming, chicago illinois ...
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 6.2
 113K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, alien invasion, evil alien, danger, blizzard, chase, mission gone awry, alien encounter, gory, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1982, 80s
Place: antarctica
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 7.2
 9K
Gantz:O (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Somewhere in Tokyo, there is a room. In that room is a black sphere. Periodically, people who should otherwise have died are transferred to the room. There, the sphere gives them special suits and weapons, and sends them out on a mission to kill ...
Plot: monster, alien encounter, good versus evil, human versus monster, game, giant monster, back from the dead, evil alien, alien attack, human versus alien, resurrection, katana ...
Place: japan
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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: atmospheric, fairy tale, serious, macabre, gothic ...
Plot: dark fantasy, fairy, creature, monster, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, young heroes, imaginary, in the woods, death, fantasy world ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: spain, europe
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 7.0
 87K
The Host (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. One day, Gang-du's one and only daughter Hyun-seo comes back from school irritated. She is angry at her uncle, Nam-il, who visited her school as her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, dark humor, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, deadly creature, beast, sacrifice, family in danger, toxic, quarantine, snow, daughter, trapped, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: seoul, korea, south korea, asia
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 7.2
 371K
King Kong (2005)
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: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: expedition, monster, adventure, jungle, dinosaur, rescue, island, human animal relationship, gorilla, beast, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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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, serious, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, save the world, destruction, danger, creature, heroic mission, heroes, evil alien, androids and robots, giant, survival ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean, tokyo, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
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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, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, obsessive quest, adventurer, monster, adventure, dragon, wizards, courage, journey, warrior, magical ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, danger, monster, immortality, gunfight, vampire hunter, good versus evil, imaginary, massacre, warrior, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, tokyo
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 7.0
 354K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, giant monster, monster, survival, quarantine, chaos, destruction, fear, escape, danger, skyscraper, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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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, exciting, offbeat, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: supernatural, monster, small town, friendship, twins, youth, adventure, small town life, mysterious place, good versus evil, odd, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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 7.5
 355K
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, self sacrifice, monster, chase, marriage, pregnancy, creature, mother, creature feature ...
Time: near future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: new york state
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 7.7
 15K
Swamp Thing (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus. There, she develops a surprising bond with scientist Alec Holland — only to have him tragically taken from her. But ...
Style: macabre, bleak, enigmatic, brutal, suspenseful
Plot: swamp, monster, supernatural, danger, transformation, crimes, crime, vengeance, mad scientist, villain, murder, investigation ...
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 7.3
 13K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: dinosaur, experiment gone awry, monster, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, survival, danger, time travel, forces of nature, chases and races, team, heroes ...
Place: england, europe
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 5.7
 89K
Hibrid (2009)
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: stylized, rough, serious, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, cloning, monster, danger, supernatural, laboratory, genetics, couple relations, ambition, against the rules, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa
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