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The Best Syfy Original Movies 

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Updated October 1, 2019 24.8k votes 2.2k voters 297.6k views 145 items
A list of every Syfy original movie that has currently been aired. Every Syfy channel movie has been included. Syfy original movies are typically made for only one or two million dollars and air saturday nights on the Syfy channel. The genre is, of course, usually science fiction, but they do sometimes lean into fantasy. The company in charge of these movies is known as "Sci Fi Pictures". Despite their low budget and made for tv status, these films are a lot of fun and a few are even some of the best sci-fi movies we've seen recently.
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Tara Reid, Cassie Scerbo, Julie McCullough

Released: 2013

Directed by: Anthony C. Ferrante

Sharknado is a 2013 science fiction TV movie directed by Anthony C. Ferrante.
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Cloris Leachman, John Schneider, Sam McMurray

Released: 2007

Directed by: David Flores

Lake Placid 2 is a 2007 television horror film starring John Schneider and produced by Sony Pictures and the Sci Fi Channel. This sequel to the 1999 film, Lake Placid, aired as a Syfy original ...more
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Eric Roberts, Roger Corman, Shandi Finnessey

Released: 2010

Directed by: Declan O'Brien

Sharktopus is a 2010 SyFy original horror/science fiction film produced by Roger Corman, directed by Declan O'Brien, and starring Eric Roberts.
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Charles Napier, Costas Mandylor, Joanna Pacuła

Released: 2004

Directed by: Kevin O'Neill

Dinocroc is a 2004 horror film, starring Charles Napier and Joanna Pacuła, produced by Roger Corman, and directed by Kevin O'Neill. It had a limited theatrical release in early 2004 before ...more
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Erin Karpluk, Barry Corbin, David Lewis

Released: 2009

Directed by: Steven R. Monroe

Wyvern is a 2009 Canadian-American made-for-television horror film produced by RHI Entertainment that premiered in the United States on the Syfy Channel on January 1, 2009. Written by Jason ...more
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Michael Ironside, Roxanne Pallett, Kacey Barnfield

Released: 2010

Directed by: Griff Furst

Lake Placid 3 is a 2010 made-for-television horror film starring Colin Ferguson produced by Syfy. This sequel to the 2007 film, Lake Placid 2, and the 1999 film, Lake Placid, aired as a Syfy ...more
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Vanessa A. Williams, Stephen J. Cannell, Patrick Muldoon

Released: 2007

Directed by: Tibor Takács

Ice Spiders is a 2007 horror/Sci-fi movie that premiered on June 9, 2007 on the Sci Fi Channel. Ice Spiders stars Patrick Muldoon, Vanessa A. Williams, Noah Bastian, K. Danor Gerald and Matt ...more
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K. D. Aubert, China Chow, Mark Boone Junior

Released: 2004

Directed by: Mark A.Z. Dippé

Frankenfish is a 2004 monster movie dealing with genetically engineered fish in the bayou. The film was based on the snakehead fish incident in a Crofton, Maryland, pond. It is one of three ...more
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David Carradine, Carrie Stevens, Tamie Sheffield

Released: 2010

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

Dinocroc vs. Supergator is a 2010 television film that premiered on Syfy on June 26, 2010. This is one of David Carradine's final performances. The film was released on DVD and Blu-ray on July ...more
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Rachel Hunter, Michael Madsen

Released: 2011

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

Piranhaconda, an American science fiction film, premiered on June 16, 2012, on the Syfy Channel. It is directed by Jim Wynorski, produced by Roger Corman and stars Michael Madsen, Rib Hillis, ...more
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Eric Balfour, Roger Corman, Aarón Díaz

Released: 2010

Directed by: Kevin O'Neill

Dinoshark is a 2010 low budget Syfy horror film. It was shown on Syfy on March 13, 2010.
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Dee Wallace, Lance Henriksen, Ashley Hartman

Released: 2006

Directed by: Ryan Schifrin

Abominable is a 2006 horror film, directed and written by Ryan Schifrin. The film stars Matt McCoy, Jeffrey Combs, Lance Henriksen, Rex Linn, Dee Wallace, Phil Morris, Paul Gleason and Haley ...more
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RalphBrown added Julie Cox, Barbora Kodetová, Giancarlo Giannini

Released: 2000

Directed by: John Harrison

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Carol Alt, Chelan Simmons, Bruce Boxleitner

Released: 2004

Directed by: Paul Ziller

Snakehead Terror is a 2004 science fiction-horror television film. It is one of two Syfy Channel films based on the snakehead fish incident in a Crofton, Maryland pond. The other film is ...more
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Kristy Swanson, Wade Boggs, Robert Davi

Released: 2011

Directed by: Griff Furst

Swamp Shark is a 2011 American horror film directed by Griff Furst and starring Kristy Swanson, D. B. Sweeney, Robert Davi, Jason Rogel, Sophia Sinise, Richard Tanne, and Jeff Chase. The film ...more
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ResinVillarama added Mackenzie Rosman, Dave Randolph-Mayhem Davis

Released: 2013

Directed by: Griff Furst

Ghost Shark is a 2013 Syfy television horror sci-fi directed by Griff Furst. The film premiered on the Syfy channel on August 22, 2013.
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BENTLY0073 added Gina Torres, Jaleel White, Robert Picardo

Released: 2010

Directed by: Christopher Olen Ray

Mega Shark Versus Crocosaurus is a monster disaster film by The Asylum, released on December 21, 2010 in the United States. The film stars Jaleel White, Gary Stretch, Robert Picardo, Dylan Vox, ...more
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Bianca Lawson, Kelly McGillis, Holly Weber

Released: 2007

Directed by: Brian Clyde

Supergator is a 2007 horror film from Roger Corman starring Brad Johnson and Kelly McGillis. The music was by Damon Ebner.
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Michael Madsen, Scott Hazell, Elizabeth Healey

Released: 2007

Directed by: Stewart Raffill

Croc is a 2007 made-for-television natural horror film produced by RHI Entertainment that premiered in Canada on the video-on-demand channel Movie Central On Demand in July 2007. It aired in the ...more
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Camille Sullivan, Corin Nemec, Brandon Jay McLaren

Released: 2009

Directed by: Paul Ziller

Sea Beast, also known as Troglodyte, is a Canadian 2009 Horror/Syfy Channel movie starring Miriam McDonald, Daniel Wisler, Brandon Jay McLaren and Corin Nemec. It was released to DVD on June 30, ...more
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Peta Wilson, Chelan Simmons, Warren Christie

Released: 2009

Directed by: David Lister

Malibu Shark Attack is a 2009 TV film, directed by David Lister and produced for the Syfy channel. It is the 19th film in the Maneater Series.
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Carly Pope, Crystal Lowe, Brandon Jay McLaren

Released: 2008

Directed by: Paul Ziller

Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon is a 2008 horror film that was broadcast on the Syfy Channel on June 9, 2008. Starring Carly Pope, Peter DeLuise, Ona Grauer, and Crystal Lowe, the film centers ...more
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Giancarlo Esposito, Chelan Simmons, John Rhys-Davies

Released: 2005

Directed by: John Shepphird

Chupacabra: Dark Seas is a 2005 Syfy channel original film directed by John Shepphird and starring John Rhys-Davies, Giancarlo Esposito, Dylan Neal, and Chelan Simmons. It was filmed on location ...more
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Emilia Clarke, Kirsty Mitchell, Raoul Trujillo

Released: 2010

Directed by: Colin Ferguson

Triassic Attack is a 2010 television film directed by Colin Ferguson. This UFO International Production premiered November 27, 2010, on the Syfy. television channel.
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Jaime Bergman, Angel Boris, David Hewlett

Released: 2004

Directed by: David Flores

Boa vs. Python is a 2004 Direct-to-video horror-thriller film. It was directed by David Flores, from a script by Chase Parker and Sam Wells, and was filmed in Sofia, Bulgaria. The film was a ...more