Transformation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant transformation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, entertaining and light films and TV shows about / with transformation, danger, storytelling, destiny, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, betrayal, redemption and death plots mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
transformation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as transformation: Fantastic Four (2015), H2O: Just Add Water (2006), Teen Wolf (2011), Ponyo (2008), Beauty and the Beast (2014), The Incredible Hulk (2008), Grimm (2011), Nine Lives (2016), Warm Bodies (2013), The Titan (2018).

List of transformation movies

Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: transformation, adventure, superhero, imaginary, teleportation, superhero team, master villain, telekinesis, portal, strong female character, save the world, escapades ...
Time: year 2007, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, pentagon, panama
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H2O: Just Add Water (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: When three normal teenage girls stumble upon a ancient cave they undergo a transformation that will change their lives forever. H20 - Just Add Water, sees three very different girls facing everyday teen problems with an added twist - they're ...
Style: exciting, humorous, enigmatic, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, teenage life, youth, supernatural, friends, supernatural ability, transformation, adventure, imaginary, miraculous event, ocean or sea, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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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, teenage love, supernatural, supernatural power, life turned upside down, school, youth, high school life, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
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Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary ...
Style: touching, sweet, semi serious, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: transformation, fish, mermaid, magical, friendship, princess, adventure, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, magic, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, seaport, tokyo
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Beauty and the Beast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Beauty and the Beast is the adaptation of a story by Madame de Villeneuve. Published anonymously in 1740 as La Jeune Américaine et les contes marins, it paints a portrait of Belle, a joyful and touching young girl who falls in love with the Beast, ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, colourful, atmospheric, light ...
Plot: beast, transformation, true love, magic, physical appearance, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, man beast, curse, healing power, unlikely couple, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france
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The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, serious, comic, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, transformation, superhero, giant, scientist, on the run, adventure, destruction, military, monster versus monster, creature, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, usa, virginia, rio de janeiro ...
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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, supernatural ability, werewolf, evil force, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
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Nine Lives (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, China, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.
Style: light, melancholic, entertaining, surreal, awful
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cat, family, transformation, animals, love, happy ending, greed, skyscraper, kids and family, father daughter relationship, magic, husband wife relationship ...
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Warm Bodies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: zombie, forbidden love, fall in love, supernatural romance, love and romance, young man, power of love, supernatural, young woman, danger, zombie apocalypse, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Titan (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.
Style: suspense, rough, sad, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: human experiment, transformation, pilot, nasa, military base, dna, laboratory, war atrocity, survivor, danger, mental breakdown, murder ...
Time: near future, 2040s
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Normal high school kids by day, protectors of Paris by night! Miraculous follows the heroic adventures of Marinette and Adrien as they transform into Ladybug and Cat Noir and set out to capture akumas, creatures responsible for turning the people of ...
Style: sweet, captivating, feel good, sincere, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, good versus evil, friendship, school, partners, supernatural ability, magic, teenage superhero, transformation, destiny, battles ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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Annihilation (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.
Style: disturbing, suspense, ambiguous ending, intellectual, macabre ...
Plot: expedition, mutation, dna, scientist, female protagonist, transformation, quarantine, mutant, isolation, psychologist, research, genetics ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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Power Rangers (2017)
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: colourful, surprise ending, funny, entertaining, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero team, superhero, good versus evil, transformation, reboot, mentor, monster, teenage life, high school, teenager, teamwork, female fighter ...
Time: prehistory, 2010s, prehistoric times
Place: mine
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Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, unlikely couple, physical appearance, self discovery, true love, teenage love, fall in love, popularity, love and romance, high school hunk, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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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: paranoia, survival, alien encounter, monster, space and aliens, alien, fear, research, danger, supernatural, isolation, evil ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: antarctica, south pole
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Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, transformation, mutant, scientist, laboratory, team, rescue, experiment, protector, crime, research, mystery ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
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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: touching, feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, youth, transformation, loss of family member, everyday life, secret, loss of parent, friends, curses spells and rituals, accident, high school hunk ...
Place: japan, asia
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District 9 (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA, New Zealand, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Aliens land in South Africa and, with their ship totally disabled, have no way home. Years later, after living in a slum and wearing out their welcome the 'Non-Humans' are being moved to a new tent city overseen by Multi-National United ...
Style: serious, biting, rough, interesting, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, alien encounter, human nature, manhunt, transformation, racism, alien, genetics, discrimination, life is a bitch, slum, civil rights ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: south africa, africa
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Unplanned (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, Abby Johnson was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women on their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman's right to choose ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: abortion, transformation, redemption, female protagonist, propaganda, faith based, activist, female director, clinic, abortion clinic, society, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
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Wildling (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman held in captivity discovers the realities of truth and lies in the outside world.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, sentimental, suspense
Plot: forest, transformation, freedom, tragic event, survival, single parent, captive, sheriff, werewolf, social misfits, mysterious past, teenage girl ...
Time: 2010s
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Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: feel good, romantic, captivating, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, adventure, true love, fall in love, supernatural ability, pirate, chase, magical, prince, love and romance, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, 1870s
Place: england, europe
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Shrek 2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. The fairy godmother discovers that Shrek has ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, light, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, princess, prince, adventure, transformation, odd couple, good versus evil, magic, ogre, family, friendship, queen ...
Place: dungeon
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Every Day (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: impossible love, self sacrifice, love and romance, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, transformation, supernatural, happy ending, ghost, soul transference, mysterious character, body swapping ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, good versus evil, bounty hunter, adventure, witch hunt, black magic, siblings relations, gory, danger, sacrifice, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: dungeon
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The Stepford Wives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What does it take to become a Stepford wife, a woman perfect beyond belief? Ask the Stepford husbands, who've created this high-tech, terrifying little town.
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, dark humor, satirical, clever ...
Plot: housewife, women, transformation, friendship, feminism, suburban life, uncover truth, gender, dishonesty, suburbs, couple relations, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
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Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker into a brave warrior won't be easy. It's up to Master ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: mentor, chosen one, adventure, kung fu, martial arts, goofy hero, panda, tiger, monkey, transformation, talking animals, warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, mad scientist, transformation, experiment, bondage, experiment gone awry, zombie, murder, supernatural, parallel world, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
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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: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, gorilla, mutation, giant animal, destruction, rage, fear, animal attack, chase, transformation, creature feature, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, chicago illinois, wyoming, illinois, san diego california ...
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Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, double life, good versus evil, experiment, master villain, transformation, fighting crime, super villain, danger, genetically altered, selflessness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Superman Returns (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the ...
Style: exciting, serious, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, secret identity, superhero, double life, transformation, reporter, self sacrifice, invulnerability, good versus evil, destruction, world domination, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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