Shapeshifting movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shapeshifting movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, entertaining, psychotronic, humorous, exciting and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with shapeshifting, transformation, supernatural, monster, danger, supernatural power, violence, murder, teenager and fight plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, China and other countries.
shapeshifting movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as shapeshifting: Lifechanger (2018), The Howling (1981), Beyond The Walls (2016), Dark Moon Rising (2015), Turning Red (2022), The Thing (1982), Shadowhunters (2016), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017), Aladdin (2019), Noragami (2014).

List of shapeshifting movies

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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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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Beyond The Walls (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 156 min.
TV show
Story: Lisa, a young speech therapist, heirs a house from an unknown man who died over 20 years ago. She is not in any way related to this man and she doesn't know him. When she moves into the mysterious building, she becomes trapped in a true ...
Style: surreal, captivating, disturbing, tense, twisted
Plot: shape shifting, shapeshifting, evil force, secret past, soldier, haunted house, old mansion, parallel universe, suspense, tragic past, trap, trapped ...
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Dark Moon Rising (2015)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of shape-shifting werewolves descend upon a small town in search of a girl who is re-born once every 2000 years. She holds the key to their survival and all will die who stand in their way.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, tense
Plot: werewolf, shapeshifting, small town, supernatural ability, struggle for survival, fight for supremacy, supernatural being, paranormal, mysterious girl, mysticism, creature, supernatural
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Turning Red (2022)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Mei is experiencing the awkwardness of being a teenager with a twist – when she gets too excited, she transforms into a giant red panda.
Style: anime, funny, fairy tale, 3d animation
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: disney, teenage girl, friendship, mother daughter relationship, domineering mother, shapeshifting, coming of age, animals, panda, overprotective mother, friend, menstruation ...
Time: 2020s, 2000s, year 2002
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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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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Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: captivating, tense, dark fantasy, serious, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen fantasy, teen drama
Plot: supernatural, vampire, demon, magic, supernatural being, female protagonist, werewolf, supernatural power, good versus evil, friendship, gay, family secret ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA, Canada
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, entertaining, exciting, captivating, colourful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: alien, alien planet, space travel, government agent, space station, mission, alien race, creature, space, spacecraft, marriage proposal, human alien ...
Time: future, 70s, year 1975, 2020s
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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: absurd, entertaining, confusing, visually appealing, anamorphic ...
Plot: alien, robot, transforming robot, giant robots, dinosaur, mission, culture clash, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, survival, revenge, alternate reality ...
Time: future, middle ages, 2010s, year 2017
Place: tower bridge london, england, havana cuba, usa, united kingdom ...
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick, teens
Plot: arabian nights, wish fulfillment, aladdin, genie, disney, magic, disney princess, princess, sultan, palace, love, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: baghdad iraq, arabia, middle east, saudi arabia, iraq
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Spider-Woman, Agent of S.W.O.R.D. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Feeling like the most hated person on Earth after the events of Secret Invasion, Jessica Drew aka Spider-Woman is approached by a mysterious stranger to join S.W.O.R.D. (Sentient World Observation and Response Department), a counter-terrorism and ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, spider man character, shapeshifting, alien race, alien, rivalry, heroes, vengeance, escapades, mind control, revenge, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
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Noragami (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world consists of two parts: the near shore and far shore. The near shore is the place where people reside, while the far shore is the place for deities and ayakashi, which are emotional fragments that can posses humans and cause trouble. So it ...
Style: anime, exciting, captivating, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deity, friendship, ghost, supernatural, god, drastic change of life, spirit, suspense, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, goddess, sword fight ...
Place: japan
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Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, psychotronic, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids, girls' night
Plot: superhero, transformation, superhero team, teleportation, superheroine, alternate dimension, telekinesis, heroes, invisibility, technology, supernatural power, shapeshifting ...
Time: future, year 2007, year 2015, year 2014, 2000s ...
Place: usa, pentagon, panama, new york
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The Midnight Gospel (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Traversing trippy worlds inside his universe simulator, Clancy the space caster explores existential questions about life, death and everything in between.
Style: adult animation, psychedelic, entertaining, anime, humorous ...
Audience: kids, adult
Plot: surrealism, universe, creature, multiverse, shapeshifting, philosophy, adult humor, space, male protagonist, space travel, space and aliens, space exploration ...
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X2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: humorous, exciting, intense, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super powers, supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, teleportation, mind control, assassination attempt, telepathy, x men, villain, teenage superhero ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., canada, usa, boston
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X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, humorous, exciting, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, genetically altered, heroic mission, superhuman powers, rescue, supernatural power, psychic power ...
Time: near future, 1940s, 2000s, future, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, poland, mississippi, canada ...
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Luca (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, two young boys experience an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta and endless scooter rides. But all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: they are sea monsters from another ...
Style: funny, captivating, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, water, coming of age, ocean, sea voyage, disguise, seaside town, friends, disney, monster, sea adventure, sea ...
Time: future, year 1959, 20th century, 50s
Place: italy, europe, riviera, mediterranean sea
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Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, sword fight, time travel, villain, sword, violence, evil man, skeleton, magical sword, beast, monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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Ginger Snaps (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of two outcast sisters, Ginger (Katharine Isabelle) and Brigitte (Emily Perkins), in the mindless suburban town of Bailey Downs. On the night of Ginger's first period, she is savagely attacked by a wild creature. Ginger's wounds ...
Style: gothic, scary, dark, slasher, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, werewolf, halloween, obsession, goth, teenager, high school, transformation, puberty, goth girl, monster, sisters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: canada
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Galaxy Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The stars of a 1970s sci-fi show - now scraping a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions - are beamed aboard an alien spacecraft. Believing the cast's heroic on-screen dramas are historical documents of real-life adventures, the band of ...
Style: parody, funny, feel good, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: alien, space, monster, time travel, actor, mistaken identity, benign alien, alien invasion, satire, sexy woman, shapeshifting, desert ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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The Legend of Luo Xiaohei (2011)
Genre: Animation
Country: China
TV show
Story: The story begins on a rainy night, when a homeless little black cat is brought home by a young girl Luo Xiaobai. She names the cat Luo Xiao Hei. However, Luo Xiao Hei is no ordinary cat: he is a supernatural entity that hosts several small creatures ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, anime
Plot: shapeshifting, cat, friendship, supernatural ability, teamwork, supernatural power, legends and myths, friends, elf, supernatural, shorts
Place: china
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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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Jungle Cruise (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: scenic, colourful, captivating, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: jungle, amazon river, amazon jungle, amazon rainforest, snake, explorer, artifact, dangerous animal, cave, myth, hunter, rain forest ...
Time: 1910s, future, 90s, 16th century, year 1916 ...
Place: brazil, south america, europe, spain, london
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The Tag-Along 2 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When social worker Shu-fen discovers that her pregnant teenage daughter Ya-ting has disappeared, her search for Ya-ting ends her with many horrifying mysteries… Meeting the mysterious Mei-hua who imprisons her own daughter inside her house ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak
Plot: suspense, shape shifting, demon, shapeshifting, urban legend, paranormal, violence, killings, characters in danger, murder, fear, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
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Teen Titans GO! to the Movies (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! Teen Titans GO! to the Movies finds our egocentric, wildly satirical superheroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and ...
Style: semi serious, entertaining, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: superhero, villain, time travel, superman character, batman, heroes, giant, supernatural power, female humanoid alien, robot, movie theatre, movie business ...
Time: 2010s
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Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of "Transformers: Dark of the Moon," Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a group of powerful, ingenious businessman and scientists ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: robot, alien, androids and robots, transforming robot, giant robots, superhero, heroes, robot vs. robot, extraterrestrial, killer robot, transformation, battles ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, egypt, china, texas, beijing china ...
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Transformers: Prime (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Prime is an American computer-animated television series based on the Transformers toy franchise by Hasbro. The series aired on Hub Network from November 29, 2010 to July 26, 2013. The Transformers: Prime TV movie, Predacons Rising, ...
Style: exciting, heroic, sincere, humorous, anime ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: transforming robot, benign alien, androids and robots, good versus evil, transformation, space and aliens, villain, alien, escapades, killer robot, chaos and mayhem, government official ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Sheep & Wolves (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a magical faraway land, in a picturesque little village nestled among green meadows and rolling hills, lives a flock of carefree sheep. But their pastoral and stress-free life is interrupted when a pack of wolves sets up camp in the nearby ravine.
Style: funny, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wolf, sheep, cartoon wolf, anthropomorphic animal, animal that acts human, transformation, animal protagonist, morphing, shapeshifting, animal life, showdown, magic ...
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Guardians (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: During the Cold War, an organization called "Patriot" created a super-hero squad, which includes members of multiple soviet republics. For years, the heroes had to hide their identities, but in hard times they must show themselves again.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, cold war, superhero team, villain, violence, patriot, power, bear, death, suspense, fight, brutality ...
Place: russia, ussr
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How Not to Summon a Demon Lord (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: When it comes to the fantasy MMORPG Cross Reverie, none can match the power of the Demon King Diablo. Possessing the game's rarest artifacts and an unrivaled player level, he overpowers all foolish enough to confront him. But despite his ...
Style: anime, ecchi, feel good, atmospheric, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: harem, magic, adventure hero, demon, battles, heroes, magical, gamer, virtual world, virtual reality, fight, quest ...
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