Rat movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rat movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out weird, cult film, humorous, scary, serious and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with rat, danger, transformation, suspense, death, murder, runaway, friendship, storytelling and blood plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
rat movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as rat: Rat (2000), The Rats (2002), Ratatouille (2007), Willard (2003), Ben (1972), Graveyard Shift (1990), Rats: Night of Terror (1984), Mulberry Street (2006), Deadly Eyes (1982), An American Tail (1986).

List of rat movies

Rat (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a night of drinking Guiness at the local watering hole, an ordinary, working-class, family man in Dublin's life is turned upside-down when he wakes up as a rat.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, biting, offbeat
Plot: rat, friendship, fish out of water, self discovery, adventurer, disorder, eccentric family, family life, dysfunctional family, society, husband wife relationship, secret ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
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The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, natural horror ...
Plot: rat, subway, dangerous animal, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, escapades, isolation, hospital, killer animal, creature feature, creature, exploitation ...
Time: jurassic, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, inspirational, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: food, chef, friendship, animals, rat, cooking, disney, follow your dream, cooking and food, unlikely friendships, restaurant, rise to the top ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Willard (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Desperate for companionship, the repressed Willard befriends a group of rats that inhabit his late father's deteriorating mansion. In these furry creatures, Willard finds temporary refuge from daily abuse at the hands of his bedridden mother ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: rat, vengeance, suspense, workplace, psychopath, misfit, greed, brutality, obsession, loneliness, dangerous animal, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century
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Ben (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely boy becomes good friends with Ben, a rat. This rat is also the leader of a pack of vicious killer rats, killing lots of people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, controversial ...
Plot: rat, exploitation, death, friendship, dangerous animal, animal attack, animals, suspense, boy, violence, survival horror, terror ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
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Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, slasher, disturbing, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rat, monster, supernatural, creature, twists and turns, suspense, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, uncover truth, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa, new england
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Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, slasher, natural horror ...
Plot: rat, post apocalypse, mutant, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, chaos, save the world, laboratory, apocalypse, survivor, eaten alive ...
Time: future
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Mulberry Street (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, rat, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, save the world, dangerous animal, plague, mad scientist, deadly creature, chaos ...
Place: new york, usa, harlem, manhattan new york city
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Deadly Eyes (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corn grain contaminated with steroids produces large rats the size of small dogs who begin feeding on the residents of Toronto. Paul, a college basketball coach, teams up with Kelly, a local health inspector, to uncover the source of the mysterious ...
Style: rough, tense, bleak, natural horror, splatter
Plot: rat, mutant, subway, professor, city, suspense, exploitation, student athlete, giant monster, insect, bowling, sewer ...
Place: ontario canada, canada, toronto ontario canada
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An American Tail (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young mouse named Fievel and his family decide to migrate to America, a "land without cats," at the turn of the 20th century. But somehow, Fievel ends up in the New World alone and must fend off not only the felines he never thought ...
Style: sweet, touching, humorous, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rat, jewish, animals, childhood, cat, immigrants, american dream, good versus evil, orphan, irish, talking animals, greed ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new york, russia, new jersey, usa, hamburg germany ...
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, fairy tale, entertaining, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: magic, harry potter, witch, fantasy world, time travel, magical, witchcraft, friendship, good versus evil, werewolf, school, wizards ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, year 1993, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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Charlotte's Web (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.
Style: humorous, colourful, light, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, pig, rescue, farm, children, friends who live together, animal human communication, compassion, misunderstanding, spider, love, rat ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england
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Willard (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A social misfit, Willard is made fun of by his co-workers, and squeezed out of the company started by his deceased father by his boss. His only friends are a couple of rats he raised at home, Ben and Socrates. (And their increasing number of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, controversial, natural horror ...
Plot: revenge, exploitation, rat, suspense, psychopath, murder, eaten alive, dangerous animal, obsession, investigation, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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Sitcom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The adventures of an upper-class suburban family abruptly confronted with the younger brother's discovery of his homosexuality, the elder sister's suicide attempt and sado-masochist tendencies, and the intrusion of a very free-spirited ...
Style: sexy, sexual, controversial, experimental, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, incest, coming out, mother son incest, lgbt, rat, suicide attempt, paraplegic, s&m, dysfunctional family, fetish, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, ancient greece
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Ratcatcher (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Gillespie is 12 years old. The world he knew is changing. Haunted by a secret, he has become a stranger in his own family. He is drawn to the canal where he creates a world of his own. He finds an awkward tenderness with Margaret Anne, a ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, art house, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: children, poverty, boy, friendship, coming of age, neighbor, bully, urban decay, moving, grief, garbage, rat ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: glasgow scotland, scotland
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Private Parts (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Teenage runaway Cheryl splits from Ohio and ends up in Los Angeles staying at an old rundown hotel full of weirdos. The weirdest of all is George and he has a crush on Cheryl.
Style: slasher, allegory, scary, surprise ending, controversial ...
Plot: voyeurism, runaway, virgin, aunt niece relationship, alcoholic, peeping tom, rat, electric shock, photographer, electrocution, female friendship, elderly woman ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
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What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two aging film actresses live as virtual recluses in an old Hollywood mansion. Jane Hudson, a successful child star, cares for her crippled sister Blanche, whose career in later years eclipsed that of Jane. Now the two live together, their ...
Style: gothic, psychological, scary, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mental illness, female protagonist, sister sister relationship, jealousy, sibling rivalry, child star, aging, dysfunctional family, filmmaking, actress, violence, suspense ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1910s, year 1935, year 1917 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Highway Rat (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The tale of a ravenous rat who craves buns, biscuits and all sweet things. Tearing along the highway, he searches for sugary treats to steal, until his sweet tooth leads him to a sticky end.
Style: entertaining, humorous, funny, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: rat, anthropomorphic animal, talking horse, thief, animal protagonist, animal that acts human, animal life, animals, satire, villain as protagonist, food, greed ...
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Mr. Toad's Wild Ride (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jailed for his reckless driving, rambunctious Mr. Toad has to escape from prison when his beloved Toad Hall comes under threat from the wily weasels, who plan to build a dog food factory on the very meadow sold to them by Toad himself. This ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, sexy, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: rat, childhood, mole, train, obsession, friendship, rabbit, courtroom, runaway, lawyer, catastrophe, british ...
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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Rat Scratch Fever (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brought back from a doomed space mission, an army of giant rats develop a big appetite for Los Angeles residents.
Style: scary, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: rat, rodent, apocalypse, giant monster, survival, graphic violence, survivor, chase, peril, survival horror, supernatural, killings ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Gary the Rat (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gary the Rat is an American television program adult-oriented animated series animated by Spike Animation Studios, produced by Grammnet Productions and distributed by Cheyenne Enterprises. It began as a Web cartoon in 2000 for Mediatrip.com. The ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, adult cartoon ...
Audience: adult
Plot: lawyer, rat, disorder, society, life turned upside down, curse, law firm, investigation, transformation, friendship, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: usa
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The Tale of Despereaux (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Once upon a time... in the far away kingdom of Dor... lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, touching, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mouse, adventurer, friendship, hopes, daring rescue, self discovery, rebellion, escapades, society, anthropomorphic mouse, anthropomorphic animal ...
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The Batman (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: In his second year of fighting crime, Batman uncovers corruption in Gotham City that connects to his own family while facing a serial killer known as the Riddler.
Style: neo noir, tense, epic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, masked superhero, gotham city, heroes, corruption, vigilante, organized crime, psychopath, batman, villain, masked vigilante, conspiracy ...
Time: 2020s
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The Suicide Squad (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The continuing escapades of the Suicide Squad.
Style: intense, entertaining, funny, perverse, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, villain turns good, supernatural ability, female warrior, super villain, violence, extreme violence, graphic violence, bloody violence, alien creature, fbi ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., louisiana, south america
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Species (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1993, the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Project receives a transmission detailing an alien DNA structure, along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. The result is Sil, a sensual but deadly creature who can change from ...
Style: scary, sexy, suspenseful, erotic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, suspense, genetic engineering, cocoon, monster, deadly creature, genetics, scientist, dna, femme fatale, interspecies sex, cloning ...
Time: jurassic, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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1917 (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, India, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: tense, entertaining, sad, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: world war one, trench warfare, race against time, british soldier, british army, soldier, military, battlefield, british military, death, survival, dangerous mission ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, france
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Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: humorous, sweet, not serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: obsessive quest, lifestyle change, hacker, heroes, betrayal, villain, disney, bullying, friendship, disguise, journey, courage ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 80s, year 2012, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Gritta von Rattenzuhausbeiuns (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: East Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The tale of young Gritta who lives with her father, an unsuccessful inventor. When her new stepmother tries to put her away in a convent she discovers some dark secrets there.
Style: fairy tale, modern fairy tale
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, strong female character, rat, strong female lead, tomboy, runaway, children, young love, monarchy, king, runaway child, tough girl ...
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Interview with the Vampire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, scary, gothic horror, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, adult
Plot: vampire, supernatural, immortality, loneliness, goth, vampirism, dark hero, bonding, child vampire, vampire human love, monster as victim, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1870s, georgian era, 1790s ...
Place: new orleans, paris france, san francisco, louisiana, usa ...
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The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, clever, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, magic, coming of age, native american, toys, toy comes to life, boy, time travel, children, toy soldier, cowboy, childhood ...
Time: 18th century
Place: brooklyn new york city, london, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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