Human versus alien movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant human versus alien movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic, epic and cult film films and TV shows about / with human versus alien, alien, danger, alien invasion, spacecraft, space, extraterrestrial, monster, explosion and space and aliens plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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human versus alien movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as human versus alien: Alien: Covenant (2017), The Thing (1982), Aliens (1986), Project 'Gemini' (2022), Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Predator (1987), War of the Worlds (2005), Alien³ (1992), Alien (1979), V (1983).

List of human versus alien movies

 6.4
 287K
Alien: Covenant (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the ...
Style: bad ending, futuristic, twist ending, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, space travel, monster, space, alien life-form, robot, creature, human versus alien, scientist, extraterrestrial, alien creature, suspense ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 8.2
 432K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, fear, paranoia, creature, supernatural, snow, suspense, scientist, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
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 8.4
 726K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, futuristic, intense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: alien, strong female character, survival, space travel, monster, space, space and aliens, female warrior, human versus alien, strong female lead, deadly creature, mysterious planet ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Project 'Gemini' (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sci-fi thriller about a space mission sent to terraform a distant planet. However, the mission encounters something unknown that has its own plan for the planet.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, dark, tense ...
Plot: space and aliens, alien encounter, evil alien, human versus alien, alien invasion, ufo, alien, apocalypse, extraterrestrial, spacecraft, end of the world, solar system ...
Time: future
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Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, parody, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, human versus alien, end of the world, space, disaster, military, alien civilization, space battle, independence day, chinawoman, ufo ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, atlantic ocean, africa ...
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 7.8
 430K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
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, futuristic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, survival, jungle, military, creature, suspense, deadly creature, hunting, predator, squad, chase ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, year 1987
Place: latin america, south america, central america
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War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, survival, end of the world, catastrophe, disaster, space and aliens, invasion, evil alien, destruction, natural disaster ...
Time: future, jurassic, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, asia, europe ...
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 6.4
 305K
Alien³ (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, splatter ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, space, prison, human versus alien, deadly creature, evil alien, space travel, survival, cryogenics, monster, distopia, redemption ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 8.5
 894K
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, futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, frightening ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, monster, suspense, space travel, space, female protagonist, space and aliens, deadly creature, fear, creature, spacecraft, evil alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
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 7.8
 16K
V (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 197 min.
TV show
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, exciting, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: evil alien, human versus alien, alien, alien invasion, spacecraft, save the world, alien encounter, battles, cover-up, extraterrestrial, underground, escapades ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.0
 617K
Prometheus (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, dark ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: survival, alien, space travel, distant planet, space, androids, space and aliens, mission, spacecraft, alien life-form, mysterious planet, monster ...
Time: future, 21st century
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 5.3
 136K
The Predator (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other ...
Style: tense, exciting, slasher, psychotronic, controversial ...
Plot: alien, predator, hunter, alien monster, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, monster, human versus alien, soldier, survival, chase, alien contact ...
Time: future, 2010s, 20th century
Place: xian, georgia, mexico
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 7.9
 608K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, epic, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: star trek, alien, time travel, space travel, spacecraft, space, space opera, heroic mission, space and aliens, space wars, teamwork, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful, heroic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien invasion, alien, soldier, military, battles, invasion, repeated event, changing the past or future, time paradox, evil alien ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, paris france, united kingdom, europe, big ben london ...
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 6.2
 77K
Outlander (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the reign of the Vikings, a man from another world crash-lands on Earth, bringing with him an alien predator. The man must fuse his advanced technology with the weaponry of the vikings to fight the monster.
Style: exciting, epic, fairy tale, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, viking, alien invasion, vengeance, medieval, norse mythology, alien encounter, human versus alien, survival, apocalypse, space ...
Time: middle ages, future, 8th century
Place: europe, norway
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Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A stranger stumbles into the desert town of Absolution with no memory of his past and a futuristic shackle around his wrist. With the help of mysterious beauty Ella and the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde, he finds himself leading an unlikely posse of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, extraterrestrial, ufo, monster, evil alien, cowboy, alien contact, space and aliens, invasion, human versus alien, gunslinger ...
Time: future, 1870s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
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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, entertaining, tense, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, space and aliens, end of the world, alien, ufo, survival, extraterrestrial, evil alien, first contact, alien encounter, natural disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future, jurassic
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa, utah, moscow russia ...
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Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A distant Federation outpost Fort Casey comes under attack by bugs. The team on the fast attack ship Alesia is assigned to help the Starship John A. Warden stationed in Fort Casey evacuate along with the survivors and bring military intelligence ...
Style: anime, adult animation, sexy, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: creature, military, alien, space, space wars, insect, heroes, human versus alien, infantry, friendship, distant planet, monster ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Occupation: Rainfall (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Two years into an intergalactic invasion of Earth, survivors in Sydney, Australia, fight back in a desperate ground war. As casualties mount by the day, the resistance and their unexpected allies, uncover a plot that could see the war come to a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: alien encounter, human versus alien, alien, alien invasion, apocalypse, end of the world, good versus evil, alien technology, violence, destruction, death, fear ...
Place: australia, oceania, sydney australia
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 5.0
 1K
Skyrunners (2009)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tyler and his brother find an alien ship which makes Tyler appear older and gives him other abilities. This turns his high school life upside down, and may enable him to help his older brother's love life. After he is abducted by beings who ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, surprise ending, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: super powers, ufo, evil alien, coming of age, alien encounter, space and aliens, rescue, spacecraft, abduction, life turned upside down, space travel, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 57K
V (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, stylized, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, ufo, evil alien, fate of humanity, alien encounter, fbi, conspiracy, uncover truth, invasion, world domination, space and aliens ...
Place: usa
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War of the Worlds: Goliath (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Malaysia, Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fifteen years have passed since the Martians’ first failed invasion of Earth. The year is 1914, and at the eve of World War I, Mars launches a sudden and more devastating second attack. A small defense force, A.R.E.S., is Earth’s only hope. The ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, battles, human versus alien, good versus evil, man versus machine, survival, save the world, chaos and mayhem, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1914
Place: usa, new york
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 5.6
 13K
Attraction (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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extraterrestrial, alien, humanoid, gunfight, military, hopes, suspense, adaptation, distopia, science, apocalypse, space ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
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Arpeggio of Blue Steel: Ars Nova (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: By 2039, global warming had caused sea levels to rise and large amount of territory to be lost. As though in response, a mysterious group of warships clad in mist, “the Fleet of Mist,” appeared in every corner of the ocean, and began attacking ...
Style: anime, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: sea battle, blockade, human versus alien, battles, warship, against humanity, sea, global warming, struggle for survival, artificial intelligence, naval battle, naval officer ...
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Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sequel to the box-office hit film "Venom."
Style: psychotronic, tense, exciting, captivating, bloody ...
Plot: superhero, villain, monster, heroes, maniac, alien monster, revenge, human versus alien, fight, alien, sociopath, experiment gone awry ...
Time: year 1996, 2020s, 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, north america, mexico
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 6.3
 351K
Eternals (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The story of a race of immortal beings who lived on Earth and shaped its history and civilizations.
Style: cerebral, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: superhero, alien race, alien attack, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, alien, suicide, alien encounter, superhuman powers, supernatural, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 2020s, 16th century, year 1945, 21st century
Place: hiroshima japan, usa, india, south dakota, london ...
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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: entertaining, exciting, surreal, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, robot, androids and robots, alien, transforming robot, military, giant robots, battles, alien invasion, chaos, heroes, vengeance ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, stone age, prehistoric times, 21st century
Place: egypt, washington d.c., virginia, new york, philadelphia ...
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Voltron: Legendary Defender (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Five unlikely teenage heroes and their flying robot lions unite to form the megapowerful Voltron and defend the universe from evil.
Style: exciting, mecha, captivating, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, friends, alien planet, battles, teenage girl, commander, planet, spacecraft, alien, teleportation, alien creature, evil alien ...
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 6.7
 171K
Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, futuristic, psychotronic, perverse ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: robot, giant robots, transforming robot, teenager, car, robot vs. robot, teenage hero, alien invasion, alien, teenage girl, good versus evil, warrior ...
Time: 80s, year 1987, 20th century
Place: san francisco, texas, california
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky takes his first tenuous steps into adulthood while remaining a reluctant human ally of Autobot-leader Optimus Prime. The film centers around the space race between the USSR and the USA, suggesting there was a hidden Transformers role in ...
Style: exciting, heroic, absurd, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: robot, androids and robots, alien, alien invasion, transforming robot, space, good versus evil, warrior, giant robots, battles, fight, transformation ...
Time: year 1969, year 2011, year 1961, 60s, 2010s ...
Place: washington d.c., egypt, wisconsin, chicago illinois, middle east ...
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