Metamorphosis movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant metamorphosis movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, psychological and weird films and TV shows about / with metamorphosis, transformation, supernatural, danger, violence, monster, blood, suspense, gore and murder plots mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
metamorphosis movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as metamorphosis: Teen Wolf (2011), The Red Turtle (2016), District 9 (2009), The Fly (1986), Technotise: Edit and I (2009), Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989), Metamorphoses (2014), Dagon (2001), Wolfpack of Reseda (2012), Welcome (2020).

List of metamorphosis movies

Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
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: touching, suspenseful, serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, teen fantasy, teen drama
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural ability, high school, youth, high school life, peril, team, lycanthropy, friends, life turned upside down, transformation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mexico, california, japan, france
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The Red Turtle (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.
Style: atmospheric, meditative, anime, stylized, colourful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: nature, isolation, island, raft, sea turtle, loneliness, desert island, beach, survival, swimming, transformation, castaway ...
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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, cerebral, thought provoking, biting, futuristic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, distopia, suspense, alien invasion, mutation, quarantine, extraterrestrial, space and aliens, transformation, alien encounter, alien race, metamorphosis ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 1982, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa, johannesburg south africa
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The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: suspense, experiment, scientist, mad scientist, body horror, science, mutant, transformation, macabre, mutation, teleportation, genetics ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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Technotise: Edit and I (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Technotise: Edit & I is a Serbian animated feature film. The plot is set in 2074 in Belgrade. The main character is Edit Stefanović, a female psychology student who, after failing the same university exam for the sixth time, decides to ...
Style: anime, captivating, psychological, tense, adult animation ...
Plot: cyberpunk, metamorphosis, female student, scientist, transformation, drugs, teacher, supernatural power, human host, experiment, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgrade, serbia
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Tetsuo, the Iron Man (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 1989 Japanese cyberpunk film by cult-film director Shinya Tsukamoto produced by Japan Home Video. This, his third film, is an extremely graphic but also strikingly-filmed fantasy shot in the same low-budget, ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychotronic, experimental, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, body horror, surrealism, transformation, very little dialogue, distopia, metamorphosis, sex, hit and run, businessman, apocalypse, macabre ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Metamorphoses (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl is approached by a strange boy outside her high school. He asks her to follow him to hear stories where gods fall in love with human beings.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: bestiality, love, surrealism, river, metamorphosis, reincarnation, greek mythology, blindness, sexual desire, hermaphrodite, journey, conflict ...
Time: 2010s
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Dagon (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boating accident off the coast of Spain sends Paul and his girlfriend Barbara to the decrepit fishing village of Imboca. As night falls, people start to disappear and things not quite human start to appear. Paul is pursued by the entire town. ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, curses spells and rituals, mutant, chase, supernatural, small town, nightmare, suspense, sacrifice, ritual, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fishing village ...
Place: spain, galicia, europe
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Wolfpack of Reseda (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
TV show
Story: Ben March’s mundane life is transformed when he becomes convinced he’s been bitten by a werewolf loose in the suburban sprawl of Reseda. As strange events begin to occur, Ben embraces his new “wolfman” identity wholeheartedly. He ascends at ...
Plot: werewolf, wolfman, metamorphosis, car, office, friendship between men
Place: los angeles, california
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Welcome (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: What if your cat was capable of turning into a charming boy? After taking time off, Sol Ah returns to school as she finds herself a place to live alone. Per her friend’s favor, Sol Ah takes in a cat named Hong Jo, and a story of the life of two ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, disturbing, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: transformation, metamorphosis, supernatural power, supernatural, love and romance, friends in love, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, magic, love affair, forbidden love, morphing ...
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Metamorphosis (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, Hungary, Austria, UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the Seventeenth Century, while Hungary is fighting the Turks, the population of a small village in...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, monastery, priest, metamorphosis, legends and myths, mysterious character, countess, dangerous attraction, writers, stranger, supernatural, mountain ...
Time: 17th century, 21st century
Place: europe, hungary
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Lifechanger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A murderous shapeshifter sets out on a blood-soaked mission to make things right with the woman he loves.
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: monster, shapeshifting, hidden, change, transformation, metamorphosis, love interest, creature, love and romance, superhuman powers, body transformation, werewolf ...
Time: 21st century
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Rubber's Lover (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A powerful and secretive corporation is conducting underground psychic experiments utilizing Digital Direct Drive, otherwise known as DDD. While under the influence of the drug ether, the human subjects are outfitted in rubber suits and bombarded ...
Style: psychedelic, disturbing, controversial, clever, experimental ...
Plot: fetish, surrealism, cyberpunk, brutality, metamorphosis, human guinea pig, macabre, exploitation, trippy, sexploitation, mental disorder, violent ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
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Inland Empire (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: An actress's perception of reality becomes increasingly distorted as she finds herself falling for her co-star in a remake of an unfinished Polish production that was supposedly cursed.
Style: surreal, psychological, disturbing, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: macabre, insanity, surrealism, alternate reality, filmmaking, curse, murder, nightmare, mysticism, doppelganger, infidelity, brutality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland, los angeles, usa, california, europe ...
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Eraserhead (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
Style: surreal, art house, experimental, psychological, avant garde ...
Plot: surrealism, nightmare, insanity, existentialism, baby, cult, psychology, art, loneliness, eccentricity, psychosis, factory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, dark fantasy, stylized, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, magic, hotel, good versus evil, children, supernatural, chocolate, halloween, childhood, mouse, young heroes, transformation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, norway
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Mimic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, natural horror, melancholic ...
Plot: insect, cockroach, virus, mutant, monster, tunnel, entomologist, suspense, creature, experiment gone awry, disease, giant insect ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
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The Howling (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, slasher, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, monster, transformation, psychiatrist, murder, shapeshifting, creature feature, supernatural, lycanthropy, forest, lycanthrope ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles
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Werewolf (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, War
Country: Poland, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Summer of 1945. A temporary orphanage is established in an abandoned palace surrounded by forests for the eight children liberated from the Gross-Rosen camp. Hanka, also a former inmate, becomes their guardian. After the atrocities of the camp, the ...
Style: disturbing, scary, thought provoking, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, world war two, survival, dog, teenager, bully, metamorphosis, escape, escape attempt, coming of age, teenage girl ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, central europe
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She Creature (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: mermaid, ship, countryside, creature, dangerous animal, escapades, rescue, creature feature, pregnancy, sailor, ocean, metamorphosis ...
Time: 20th century
Place: ireland
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The Lure (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two mermaid sisters, who end up performing at a nightclub, face cruel and bloody choices when one of them falls in love with a beautiful young man.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspenseful, dark ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mermaid, female monster, dance club, sister sister relationship, love triangle, dancing, teenage girl, body horror, lesbian, rivalry, murder, seductive woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: central europe, warsaw poland
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A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, child as adult, mischievous children, wish come true, escapades, treasure hunt, heroes, hopes, daring rescue, disorder, family life, pets ...
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Bunny the Killer Thing (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of Finnish and British people get stuck to a cabin when a creature which is a half human, half rabbit, attacks on them. The creature is Bunny the Killer Thing, and it is after anything that is resembling female genitals.
Style: slasher, captivating, disturbing, tense, humorous ...
Plot: murderer, creature, survival horror, serial killer, half human, metamorphosis, forest, supernatural horror, violence, dark humor, murder, supernatural ...
Place: finland
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Tokyo! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Japan, South Korea, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Tokyo! is an anthology of three short films by directors Michel Gondry (France), Leos Carax (France) and Joon-ho Bong (Korea), each of whom offers an imaginative and transnatural/supernatural glimpse into the Tokyo Megapolis.
Style: surreal, art house, melancholic, absurd, sentimental ...
Plot: bdsm, surrealism, obsession, isolation, imagination, depression, loneliness, freak, creativity, drugs, fall in love, city life ...
Time: year 2007, 2000s, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, paris france, asia, new jersey ...
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Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, disturbing, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, doctor who, heroic mission, rescue, save the world, good versus evil, obsessive quest, race against time, alien encounter, androids and robots, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1999, year 2000, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco, california, north america
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Crimes of the Future (2022)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Greece, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Humans adapt to a synthetic environment, with new transformations and mutations. With his partner Caprice, Saul Tenser, celebrity performance artist, publicly showcases the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde performances.
Style: disturbing, tense, gothic horror, captivating, deviant ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body horror, suspense, surgical operation, art, metamorphosis, shipyard, murder, surgery, body transformation, evolution, distopia, mutation ...
Time: near future
Place: canada
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Pinocchio (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Live-action adaptation of the classic story of a wooden puppet named Pinocchio who comes to life.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, light, enigmatic, surreal
Audience: kids
Plot: pinocchio, circus, life changing experience, transformation, metamorphosis, carpenter, teaching the ways of the world, animals, adaptation, spider man character, child, foreigner ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy
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The Little Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Little Man lives happily in his little house in the Hollow Mountain. His peaceful life ends once he begins to have dreams about a mysterious house where he is to find what he desires. Even though he does not feel like having any desires, he ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, colourful, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: puppetry, puppeteer, children, nightmare, party, old man, scientist, painting, chase, transformation, loneliness, robot ...
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Kamen Rider - The First (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Takeshi Hongo, a man of extraordinarily keen intellect, has his promising future snuffed out by an evil secret society known as Shocker. They create experimental cyborgs in an attempt to take over the world. Eventually, Hongo is turned into a cyborg ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, exciting, tense, manga ...
Plot: kamen rider, superhero, transformation, heisei era, tragic hero, cyborgs, human experiment, dark hero, brainwashing, biker, erased memory, metamorphosis ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Mosaic (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A break-in and murder at a New York City museum sparks an investigation by Interpol Agent Nathan Nelson. When he finds an ancient artifact, Nelson takes it home to conduct more research. A lightning storm, a pet chameleon and the artifact gives his ...
Style: anime, surprise ending, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret agents, rescue, supernatural ability, fighting crime, race against time, supernatural, rivalry, artifact, interpol, showdown ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, rome italy
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