Best Fantasy Movies

This page is updated regularly. Subscribe, so you don't miss new recommendations. The list of "Best Fantasy Movies" contains films with the following parameters. Style: exciting, visually appealing, surprise ending, entertaining, intense and suspense. Plot: destiny, mentor, good versus evil, betrayal, redemption, adventure, storytelling, rescue, danger and death. Genre: Fantasy, Adventure and Action. Country: USA, New Zealand and UK.
Best Fantasy Movies
Best Fantasy Movies
TOP Movies: Soul (2020), Wonder Woman 1984 (2020), The Midnight Sky (2020), Avatar (2009), The Box (2009), Thor (2011), Coco (2017), Doctor Strange (2016), Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017), Bruce Almighty (2003), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012), The Mortuary Collection (2019), Toy Story 3 (2010), The Green Mile (1999), Wonder Woman (2017), Star Wars: Episode IX (2019), Toy Story 4 (2019).

List of Best Movies

 8.2
 109K
Soul (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls ...
Style: sincere, captivating, exciting, touching
Plot: self discovery, out of body experience, teacher, meaning of life, change in lifestyle, musician, jazz, life & death, teaching the ways of the world, acceptance, death, lifestyle change ...
Place: new york
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Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Wonder Woman comes into conflict with the Soviet Union during the Cold War in the 1980s and finds a formidable foe by the name of the Cheetah.
Style: entertaining, intense, suspense, twists and turns, emotional ...
Plot: greek mythology, female protagonist, superhero, wonder woman character, strong female lead, princess, courage, immortal, superheroine, girl power, super strength, female warrior ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: cairo egypt, moscow russia, washington d.c., london, new york
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: epic, captivating, breathtaking, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, wizards, dragon, magical, adventure, imaginary, elf, wizards and magicians, adventurer, obsessive quest, monster ...
Time: 2010s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, elf, battles, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery, knight, dragon, wizards and magicians, wizards, adventure, adventurer, heroic mission ...
Time: 2010s
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magical, warrior, creature, elf, adventure, dragon, fantasy world, sword and sorcery, wizards, king ...
Time: 2010s
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The Midnight Sky (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.
Plot: astronaut, space travel, end of the world, arctic, post apocalypse, cancer, space exploration, nuclear radiation, blood transfusion, flashback, spacecraft, scientist ...
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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, colourful, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, date night, kids
Plot: ship, adventure, pirate, curses spells and rituals, pirate ship, british empire, treasure, ocean or sea, fantasy world, captain, boat, gold ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, alien, culture clash, scientist, alien planet, adventure, interracial romance, creature, warrior, space and aliens, benign alien, space travel ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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 5.6
 89K
The Box (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: conspiracy, moral dilemma, gift, human nature, murder, money, experiment, mystery, button, decision, sacrifice, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia
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 7.0
 743K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, epic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, immortality, mythology, warrior, adventure, superhuman powers, protector, giant, exile, norse mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 10th century
Place: new mexico, scandinavia, usa, norway
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 8.4
 376K
Coco (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, colourful, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: disney, boy, life after death, childhood, musician, life & death, fantasy world, singer, child protagonist, music, family, ghost ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: mexico
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 7.5
 594K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: breathtaking, colourful, witty, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Plot: magic, sorcerer, supernatural power, fantasy world, wizards, good versus evil, time loop, mentor, superhero, fight scenes, teleportation, time ...
Time: year 2016, year 2017, 2010s
Place: nepal, hong kong, new york, london, mount everest
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, twists and turns, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, fantasy world, wizards and magicians, school, chosen one, witch, magic, supernatural ability, magical, curses spells and rituals, wizards ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991 ...
Place: england, europe
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, breathtaking, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, warrior, friendship, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, battles, wizards, magical, elf, monster, heroic ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, family saga ...
Plot: star wars, supernatural power, space opera, space battle, fight, good versus evil, alien, space travel, lightsaber, strong female character, mentor, rebel ...
Time: 2010s
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, journey, sword and sorcery, friendship, imaginary, elf, mythology, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, interesting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, sword fight, legendary, supernatural, treasure, fantasy world, cannibalism, swashbuckler, magical, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, atmospheric, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, good versus evil, friendship, imaginary, magic wand, young heroes, magic, best friends, witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, 2010s, 90s ...
Place: europe, england
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 6.8
 370K
Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules ...
Style: light, humorous, not serious, inspirational, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, god, chosen one, responsibility, supernatural ability, miraculous event, supernatural power, supernatural, switching roles, divine intervention, redemption, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, norse mythology, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, king, giant monster, legends and myths, creature, good versus evil, scientist, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england
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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, epic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space wars, space travel, adventure, evil empire, space and aliens, good versus evil, heroic mission, rebel, intergalactic, creature, space opera ...
Time: future, 70s
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, good versus evil, elf, imaginary kingdom, magical, dark fantasy, wizards, imaginary, warrior, friendship, monster ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An original story featuring performances by Cirque du Soleil. A young woman is entranced by an Aerialist. When they fall into the dreamlike world of Cirque du Soleil and are separated, they travel through the different tent worlds trying to find ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, surreal
Plot: circus, clown, imaginary, young lovers, fall in love, dancer, performance, disorder, oldies, fish out of water, artists and showbiz, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Mortuary Collection (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the phantasmagorical town of Raven's End, a misguided young girl takes refuge in a decrepit old mortuary. The eccentric undertaker chronicles the strange history of the town through a series of twisted tales, each more terrifying than the ...
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, dark humor, dark, stylized ...
Plot: mortician, killings, mysterious death, funeral home, morgue, memories, odd, dark secret, multiple deaths, origin story, blonde, young woman ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 50s
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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: ship, pirate, journey, adventure, supernatural, friendship, friends, determination, swashbuckler, immortality, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 753K
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day care center. The toys must band together to escape and return home ...
Style: touching, feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, escape, getting home, imaginary, computer animation, escapades, objects come to life, toy comes to life, peril ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ohio
Is relevant ?
 8.6
 1.1M
The Green Mile (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cellblock's head guard, Paul Edgecomb, recognizes Coffey's miraculous gift, ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, heartbreaking, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, life philosophy, death row, supernatural, prison life, human nature, supernatural ability, convict, justice, confined, death sentence ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1990s, year 1999 ...
Place: southern usa, usa, louisiana
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 7.4
 559K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: superheroine, female warrior, chosen one, princess, greek mythology, adventure, strong female lead, justice, super powers, superhero, immortality, good versus evil ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: ottoman empire, big ben london, tower bridge london, london, belgium ...
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Star Wars: Episode IX (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Style: surprise ending, tense, exciting, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: star wars, space travel, space wars, space battle, space opera, anti hero, war, outer space, space war, alien race, anti heroes, super weapon ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 200K
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that's Andy or Bonnie. But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called "Forky" to her room, a road trip adventure ...
Style: exciting, sincere, humorous, road movie, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: toys, rescue mission, friendship, cowboy, toy, toy comes to life, travel, on the road, friends, heroes, astronaut, sheriff ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
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