Extraterrestrial movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant extraterrestrial movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic, tense, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with extraterrestrial, alien, danger, space and aliens, outer space, alien invasion, evil alien, spacecraft, heroes and alien encounter plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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extraterrestrial movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as extraterrestrial: Gravity (2017), Gray Matter (2018), V (1983), Mac and Me (1988), Encounters (2014), The Untamed (2016), Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1 (2017), CJ7 (2008), The Arrival (1996), Independence Daysaster (2013).

List of extraterrestrial movies

 5.5
 10K
Gravity (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After an alien ship crash lands in a Russian city, many who see the inside and the occupants start to question their own existence while others demand the aliens leave Earth.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extraterrestrial, human versus alien, humanoid, gunfight, alien, news report, military, mob, crash landing, ufo, danger, hopes ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 3.1
 270
Gray Matter (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Since the 1940's alien beings known as "GRAYS" have been sighted around the globe with the thought that they visit our planet to study our species and civilization before they eventually invade...but what if we're wrong? What if ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: alien, extraterrestrial, meteorite, alien technology, flying saucer, parasite, infestation, alcohol, fistfight, broken leg, shotgun, masturbation ...
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 7.9
 13K
V (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Aliens pretending to be friendly come to Earth and are received openly. The aliens have masqueraded themselves to look just like humans. When it is discovered that the aliens' planet is dying and that they have come to rape the Earth of its ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, adventure, resistance, save the world, world domination, battles, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, alien encounter, escapades, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 3.4
 11K
Mac and Me (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC) escaping from nefarious NASA agents, is befriended by a young boy in a wheelchair. Together, they try to find MAC's family from whom he has been separated.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: nasa, alien encounter, friendship, family relations, single parent, extraterrestrial, adventure, family, benign alien, imaginary, disorder, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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 4.7
 419
Encounters (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: November 18th 2011 a small Danish film crew disappeared in the woods of northern Sweden without a trace. One year later, their footage was leaked by a hacker group now known as Pandoras. This is the crew's unsettling and disturbing footage.
Style: dark, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, extraterrestrial, danger, peril, confusion, risk, cruelty, disappearance, camera, alien, friend, fear ...
Place: sweden
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 6.2
 4K
The Untamed (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Norway, Denmark, France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hypnotic, perturbing, and utterly enthralling, The Untamed combines a suspenseful family drama with truly bizarre elements of science fiction and horror. Desperate to flee but consumed by fear, Alejandra, a young mother and working housewife, is ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: interspecies sex, alien, sex scene, extraterrestrial, unhappy marriage, female nudity, creature, meteorite, doctor, hospital, danger, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
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Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An aggressive race of aliens took over Planet Earth and humanity's at its end, living in giant bunkers below ground. Young Military rookie S.U.M.1 (Iwan Rheon) is sent to the surface to save a group of unprotected survivors.
Style: ambiguous ending, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: future war, underground bunker, alien invasion, alien, soldier, rat, military, extraterrestrial, alien attack, conspiracy, alienation, isolated place ...
Time: future
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 6.4
 14K
CJ7 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ti, a really poor construction worker that struggles to keep his son, Dicky, in private school, mistakes an orb he finds in a junkjard for a toy which proves to be much, much more once the young boy starts to play with it.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ufo, school, benign alien, little boy, toys, martial arts, family relations, alien, family, extraterrestrial, pets, parents and children ...
Place: china
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 6.3
 31K
The Arrival (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, conspiracy, alien invasion, world domination, astronomer, space and aliens, alien encounter, foot chase, global warming, heroic mission, supernatural, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
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Independence Daysaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Earth is attacked by a hostile alien force, a small town firefighter and a rogue SETI scientist team up to activate the only technology capable of defeating the invaders.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, danger, escapades, space and aliens, evil alien, spacecraft, ufo, extraterrestrial, alien invasion, secret service, graphic violence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.6
 195K
Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, alien, adventure, good versus evil, save the day, space and aliens, heroes, adventurer, escapades, journey, space travel ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, 2020s
Place: london
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 3.9
 697
Crossbreed (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, the President of the New United States of America hires a team of military veterans to retrieve an alien bio-weapon from a top secret research facility orbiting the Earth.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: war, alien, murder, top secret, ufo, experiment, military, casino, invasion, outer space, extraterrestrial, hybrid ...
Time: future
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Alien Abduction (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A vacationing family encounters an alien threat in this pulse-pounding thriller based on the real-life Brown Mountain Lights phenomenon in North Carolina.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, light ...
Plot: space and aliens, alien encounter, alien abduction, abduction, alien, danger, survival, escapades, wilderness, vacation, ufo, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
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 6.3
 125K
Under the Skin (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A seductive alien prowls the streets of Glasgow in search of prey: unsuspecting men who fall under her spell.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: alien, femme fatale, deadly creature, hitchhiker, creature, on the road, human nature, danger, deadly, trap, introspection, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
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Godzilla: The Planet Eater (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With no means for defeating Godzilla Earth, mankind watches as King Ghidorah, clad in a golden light, descends on the planet. The heavens and earth shake once again as the war moves to a higher dimension.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: godzilla, alien monster, creature, humanity in peril, good versus evil, monster, captain, self sacrifice, betrayal, memory, professor, extraterrestrial ...
Place: japan
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 6.7
 338K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: super powers, anti hero, supernatural power, superhero, tough guy, alien, alien monster, experiment gone awry, super villain, laboratory, mutation, humanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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Friendship's Death (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A robot messenger (Tilda Swinton) is sent to earth to appeal to humans to live in peace. Originally designed to go to MIT, by mistake she ends up in Amman, Jordan during the Black September riots of 1970. Sullivan, a British journalist, (Bill ...
Style: captivating, suspense, thought provoking, exciting
Plot: human android relationship, journalist, alien, politics, reporter, robot, extraterrestrial, cyborgs, hotel room, hotel, androids, dialogue driven ...
Time: 70s
Place: jordan, palestine, middle east
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The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Sarah Jane Adventures is a British science fiction television series, produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC, created by Russell T Davies and starring Elisabeth Sladen. The programme is a spin-off of the long-running BBC science fiction programme ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: young heroes, alien, save the world, adventure, escapades, danger, heroic mission, genetic engineering, extraterrestrial, friendship, supernatural, rivalry ...
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Area 51 Confidential (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: People from various walks of life find themselves held captive in a desolate area surrounding a secret government installation rumored to contain extraterrestrial life
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: captivity, alien encounter, danger, military, government, desert, experiment, extraterrestrial, survival, supernatural, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
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 6.5
 255
Tracker (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tracker is a 2001 Canadian science fiction television series starring Adrian Paul and Amy Price-Francis. The series is based on a short story by Gil Grant and Jeannine Renshaw. The pilot episode and two other episodes were edited into the film Alien ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, scary
Plot: bounty hunter, hidden identity, track down, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, wormhole, conspiracy, extraterrestrial, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Hellacious Acres: The Case of John Glass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Glass, wakes up in a desolated barn from a long cryogenic slumber, to be informed that not only the planet has been devastated by a third world war, but reduced to little habitability by a subsequent alien invasion. He also learns that in order ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, captivating, tense, not serious ...
Plot: heroic mission, apocalypse, evil alien, chaos, nothing goes right, solitary, heroes, escapades, disorder, extraterrestrial, alien, danger ...
Time: future
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The Last Man on Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the latest week on the earth before the announce of the landing of an extraterrestrial society on earth seen by the eyes of a misogynist man with only the desire solitude and routine.
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: solitude, alien encounter, benign alien, life turned upside down, disorder, alien, misogynist, extraterrestrial, adventure, danger, society, anti hero ...
Place: europe, italy
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 6.6
 1K
Animorphs (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Animorphs is a 26-episode television adaptation made by Nickelodeon of the Scholastic book series of the same name. The series was broadcast from September 1998 to March 2000 in the United States and Canada, and in May 2013, reruns began airing on ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: human becoming an animal, transformation, space and aliens, save the world, battles, partners, rivalry, danger, unlikely partners, benign alien, alien, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
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 5.0
 11K
Occupation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: alien invasion, human versus alien, rebellion, alien, military, destruction, danger, rescue, heroism, ufo, chaos, alien race ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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The Night Caller (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The inhabitants of Ganymede need to find mates from another world or they will become extinct. They soon discover a suitable breeding stock amongst the females of planet Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, post apocalypse, teleportation, scientist, soldier, alien abduction, extraterrestrial, outer space, footprint, science, mask, mutant ...
Place: england, london
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The Glitterball (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Two teenage boys try to help a tiny spherical alien get back to its mothership, while the army and a devious petty crook pursue the creature for its wonderful powers.
Style: psychotronic
Audience: kids
Plot: children, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, alien, sphere, criminal, child protagonist, child, best friends, government agent
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 1.8
 1K
Nukie (1987)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: South Africa, UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two alien brothers crash their ship in the U.S. They get separated, and one searches the country for the other one.
Plot: african tribe, telepathy, scientist, radio, missionary, alien, helicopter, computer, twins, extraterrestrial, space travel, sexploitation ...
Place: south africa, africa
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Man in Outer Space (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this routine, allegorical sci-fi drama by Czech director Oldrich Lipsky, a disgruntled worker accidentally finds himself aboard a spaceship (long story), and five hundred years later he comes back with a super-advanced being to a whole new world. ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, outer space, extraterrestrial, rocket, greed, invisibility, time travel, satire
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Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, save the world, end of the world, ufo, evil alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, aliens, danger, pilot, battles ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, bombay india, washington d.c., big ben london, manhattan new york city ...
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Star Blazers 2199 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Story: The year is 2199. The human race has been crushed in their war with the Gamilos, driven into underground cities by the invader's assault. Scientists estimate they have only a year left. The young officers Susumu Kodai and Daisuke Shima receive ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, suspense, serious
Plot: space opera, save the world, alien attack, hopes, space battle, outer space, expedition, extraterrestrial, danger, secret place, space mission, warp speed ...
Time: 22nd century
Place: japan
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