Solar eclipse movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant solar eclipse movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, humorous, cult film, stylized and exciting films and TV shows about / with solar eclipse, danger, supernatural, rivalry, blood, eclipse, heroes, catastrophe, destiny and escapades plots mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as solar eclipse: Apocalypto (2006), The Watcher in the Woods (1980), Arctic Blast (2010), Darkness (2002), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Bloody Birthday (1981), Penumbra (2011), Veronica (2017), Mermaid (2007), Times and Winds (2006).

List of solar eclipse movies

Apocalypto (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, harsh, epic ...
Plot: survival, tribe, slavery, chase, manhunt, native, adventure, death, solar eclipse, prophecy, warrior, sacrifice ...
Time: ancient history, 16th century
Place: central america, mexico
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The Watcher in the Woods (1980)
Genre: Family, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: No sooner does an all-American family takes possession of a baronial English manor when all manner of peculiar things occurring, including signs that point to the disappearance of a young girl during a solar eclipse decades before. Bette Davis ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens, horror for children, kids
Plot: solar eclipse, supernatural, ghost, family relations, haunted house, missing person, past, mystery, siblings relations, teenage life, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
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Arctic Blast (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.
Style: disaster movie, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: solar eclipse, global warming, save the world, survival, disaster film, ecological disaster, forces of nature, evacuation, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, chaos, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, usa
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Darkness (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teenage girl moves into a remote countryside house with her family, only to discover that their gloomy new home has a horrifying past that threatens to destroy the family.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted house, solar eclipse, psychopath, ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mystery, vengeance, family, mysterious character, danger ...
Place: spain, europe
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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, treasure, artifact, fantasy world, archaeologist, tomb, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, female protagonist, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: venice, iceland, cambodia, siberia, egypt
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Bloody Birthday (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1970, three children are born at the height of a total eclipse. Due to the sun and moon blocking Saturn, which controls emotions, they have become heartless killers ten years later, and are able to escape detection because of their youthful and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: slasher, murder, solar eclipse, birthday, elementary school, children, crime, supernatural, crimes, family life, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 70s, year 1970
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Penumbra (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman hesitantly rents an apartment to an eerie man who she soon realizes has a part in the solar eclipse that is taking place.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: solar eclipse, woman in danger, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, suspicion, confined, mysterious stranger, once in a lifetime opportunity, snobbism, imaginary, tied feet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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Veronica (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: ouija board, possession, supernatural, nightmare, solar eclipse, crucifix, widow, demonic possession, blind woman, family, ouija, teenage girl ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1991
Place: spain, madrid
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Mermaid (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The fanciful tale of an introverted little girl who grows up believing she has the power to make wishes come true. She must reconcile this belief with reality when, as a young woman, she journeys to Moscow and grapples with love, modernity and ...
Style: stylized, captivating, humorous, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, wish come true, family relations, solar eclipse, fall in love, love and romance, lifestyle, youth, bittersweet, air disaster, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia, black sea
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Times and Winds (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In a small, poor village leaning over high rocky mountains, the villagers are simple and diligent people who struggle to cope with a harsh nature. They earn their living off the earth and a few animals they feed. Fathers always prefer one of their ...
Style: touching, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: village, mountain, friendship, coming of age, dream, solar eclipse, islam, teenage life, generation gap, society, youth, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, dark hero, monster, one man army, space travel, alien encounter, mysterious planet, anti hero, survival, outer space, tough heroes, evil alien ...
Time: future
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Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, takes the form of a hawk by day. Together, with the thief Philippe Gaston, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, fairy tale, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: bishop, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, knight, magic, romance, chase, true love, solar eclipse, transformation, falcon ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: europe, france
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Blood Moon Rising (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Devil's daughter rises from the grave bringing with her zombies, werewolves, vampires and the armies of Hell to destroy Earth. Mankind's only salvation is a young hippie girl and a comic book geek Darrel.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, zombie, good versus evil, supernatural, unlikely couple, rivalry, youth, fall in love, gory, vampire, odd couple, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa
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Vampires: The Turning (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American muay-thai fighter in Thailand must join forces with a group of vampire hunters to track down and kill a vampire lord who has kidnapped his gilfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, vampire, vampire hunter, vampire vs vampire, zombie, rescue, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, deadly, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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Evil Eyes (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On a day of solar eclipse, five year old, Naina, loses her eyesight and her parents in a road accident in London. Twenty years later, she is bestowed with the gift of sight thanks to the marvels of modern science. Her period of darkness is over; or ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, woman in danger, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, survival, afterlife, disability, deadly, destiny, curses spells and rituals, transplant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, hong kong, england, europe, asia
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The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bedtime story leads Littlefoot and his grandparents on a journey to a new land, where Littlefoot discovers someone who vanished before he was born: his father! Now Littlefoot must decide between two worlds. Will he leave to be with his friends in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, suspense, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, family relations, surrealism, friendship, adventure, friends, family life, heroes, family, escapades, young heroes, getting home ...
Time: prehistory
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a horse accident, Karen wakes up to find herself in past Britain, close to Camelot, the famous castle of King Arthur.
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, solar eclipse, medieval, disorder, save the lady, intrigue, family, heroes, rivalry, sent to the future, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, connecticut
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Willy/Milly (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Milly is annoyed whenever her mom tells her to behave more appropriate for a girl. She's just not interested in fancy dresses or prom dances. Some day her best friend's little brother offers her a potion which can make her deepest wish ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: solar eclipse, gender bending, switching roles, best friends, youth, love and romance, misfit, gender, parents and children, wish come true, hopes, transsexual ...
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From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gang of bank-robbing misfits heads to Mexico with the blueprints for the perfect million-dollar heist, but when one of the crooks wanders into the wrong bar... and crosses the wrong vampire... the thieving cohorts develop a thirst for blood!
Style: stylized, serious, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, anti hero, bar, solar eclipse, anti heroes, bank robbery, heist, gory, imaginary, master criminal, crimes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, gambling, crimes, dishonesty, partners, love and romance, fall in love, cruise, solar eclipse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, mexico
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The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, supernatural, supernatural ability, mischievous children, friendship, heroic mission, wildlife, adventurer, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, london, kenya
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Judy Berlin (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatic comedy where a the relationship of a teacher and married principal goes much worse than that of their children.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: suburbs, solar eclipse, alzheimer's disease, marriage, dysfunctional family, couple relations, human nature, reunion, parents and children, suburban life, homecoming, americana ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, berlin germany, california
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Farewell to the Night (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Muriel breeds horses in France and runs an almond plantation with her business partner from the Maghreb. A confident woman who spent her childhood and youth in Algeria, Muriel seems to enjoy a life that is both harmonious and fulfilled. She receives ...
Style: captivating, exciting, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: pony, stolen money, police arrest, retirement home, nurse, solar eclipse, orphan, old woman, horse trainer, grandmother grandson relationship, islam, old man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: south of france, france
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Here Comes the Bride (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Here Comes the Bride tells the story of five different people who get their souls switched in the middle of a wedding preparation on a solar eclipse. Stefanie's (the bride) soul gets into the body of the snobby Precy, whose soul gets into the ...
Plot: car accident, wedding, solar eclipse, beach resort, body swapping, boyfriend, toast, lawyer, ocean, police, hill, eclipse ...
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Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new mysterious plant, he ...
Style: macabre, humorous, feel good, dark humor, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dentist, flowers, flower, murder, experiment gone awry, workplace, impossible love, down on your luck, plan gone awry, crimes, deadly creature, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: new york
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Flash Gordon (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Style: cult film, futuristic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: emperor, outer space, mad scientist, space opera, superhero, heroes, good versus evil, race against time, dungeon, laser, battles, world domination ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, future
Place: usa, new york
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Mushi-Shi Zoku Shou: Suzu no Shizuku (2015)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: On a warm summer day, a boy heard the sound of bells ringing, as if in celebration, in the mountain near his home. Several years later in that same mountain, the mushishi Ginko stumbles upon a young girl in a mountain with branches and leaves ...
Style: seinen, bleak, inspirational, atmospheric
Plot: supernatural, slice of life, mysterious character, wanderer, supernatural power, japanese mythology, paranormal phenomena, adventure, good versus evil, life is a bitch, nature, adventurer ...
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Visit to a Chief's Son (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An American anthropologist and his son benefit from their experiences with an East African tribe.
Style: offbeat, touching, uplifting, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, anthropologist, adventure, parents and children, culture clash, curses spells and rituals, human nature, friends, solar eclipse, family relations, society, parent child relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa
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The Wedding Wish (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high-school girl makes a wish to marry her crush, the star of the football team who doesn't even know she's alive. Then a solar eclipse magically transports them 17 years into the future to the day of their wedding.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: time travel, romance, destiny, hopes, couples, wedding, youth, teenage life, school, desire, eclipse, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 30s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: canada
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Ong-bak 3 (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana Khone villagers. There he is taught meditation and how to deal with his Karma, but very soon his arch rival ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, supernatural, muay thai, village, one man army, heroes, kung fu, supernatural ability, deadly, reincarnation, destiny ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history
Place: thailand, asia
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