Netflix The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant  

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Extra terrestrials are out there, and by "there" we mean on Netflix. Here are the best alien movies on Netflix Instant, ranked by movie fans like you. Netflix has made it difficult to search for movies by genre, but luckily for you we've got the top-rated Netflix alien movies listed below. Some of these alien films streaming on Netflix take place on earth, while others are set in space. While both of those can be considered funny alien movies, there are also plenty of alien action and drama movies streaming on Netflix as well.

Alien movies on Netflix include everything from comedy to drama to animation! Both new and classic alien movies are currently streaming on Netflix, so whether you like modern or older alien movies, the streaming service as you covered. 

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Alien Arrival is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Kye is a prisoner of war caught between two armies that he doesn't believe in. When offered an opportunity for freedom, Kye sets out on one last rescue mission, only to become stranded on a ...more
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Patient Seventeen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Patient Seventeen Patient Seventeen, Roger Leir, Steve Colbern
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The Cloverfield Paradox is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Daniel Brühl, Elizabeth Debicki, Aksel Hennie
The Cloverfield Paradox is a 2018 American science fiction horror film directed by Julius Onah, and is the third installment in the Cloverfield franchise. After using a particle accelerator, a ...more
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Absolutely Anything is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Kate Beckinsale, Robin Williams, John Cleese
Absolutely Anything is a 2015 British science fiction comedy film directed by Terry Jones. A group of eccentric aliens confer a human being (Simon Pegg) with the power to do absolutely anything, ...more
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Stitch! The Movie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Frank Welker
Disney's Stitch! The Movie is a direct-to-video animated spin-off of Lilo & Stitch, released on August 26, 2003. It is often considered more of a backdoor pilot for the spinoff series Lilo ...more
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Sharlto Copley, Jed Brophy, Vanessa Haywood
District 9 is a 2009 science fiction film directed by Neill Blomkamp, released August 13, 2009. It takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa. District 9 is based on Alive in Joburg, a short film ...more
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Extinction is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Lizzy Caplan, Michael Peña, Mike Colter
Extinction is a 2018 American science-fiction horror thriller film directed by Ben Young. When the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction, a father (Michael Peña) fighting for ...more
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Halo Legends is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Kikuko Inoue, Ai Maeda, Tomokazu Seki
Halo Legends is a collection of seven short anime films set in the Halo science-fiction universe. Financed by Halo franchise overseer 343 Industries, the stories were created by six Japanese ...more
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Doom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban
Doom is a 2005 science fiction action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak. It is loosely based on the video game series of the same name created by id Software. The film follows a group of ...more
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Beyond Skyline is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Frank Grillo, Bojana Novakovic, Jonny Weston
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Brittany Daniel, Crystal Reed, Eric Balfour
Skyline is a 2010 alien invasion science fiction thriller film produced and directed by Brothers Strause, directors of Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem. The film was released on November 12, 2010. ...more
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Laurence Fishburne, Olivia Cooke, Brenton Thwaites
The Signal is a 2014 American science fiction thriller film directed by William Eubank and co-written with Carlyle Eubank and David Frigerio. The film stars Brenton Thwaites and Laurence ...more
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The Titan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
The Titan Sam Worthington, Taylor Schilling, Tom Wilkinson
The Titan is a 2018 science fiction thriller film directed by Lennart Ruff. After Air Force pilot Rick Janssen (Sam Worthington) undergoes a military experiment that enhances humans, he begins ...more
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Occupation is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Dan Ewing, Temuera Morrison, Rhiannon Fish
Occupation is a 2018 Australian action film directed by Luke Sparke. After a devastating ground invasion, a small group of town residents have to band together to survive their attackers and ...more
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Taking Earth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Taking Earth Ronan Quarmby, Brad Richards, Barbara Harrison
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Kill Command Thure Lindhardt
Kill Command is a 2014 Sci-fi film written and directed by Steven Gomez.
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Revolt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Revolt is a 2017 science fiction film directed by Joe Miale. In the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier (Lee Pace) and a French foreign aid worker (Bérénice Marlohe) ...more
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Robotech is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Robotech is an 85-episode adaptation of three different anime television series made between 1982-1984 in Japan; the adaptation was aired in 1985. Within the combined and edited story, ...more
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Koi... Mil Gaya is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Rekha
Koi... Mil Gaya is a 2003 Bollywood science fiction film directed by Rakesh Roshan, starring Hrithik Roshan, Rekha and Preity Zinta. The film was released on 8 August 2003. It was shot in ...more
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Chicken Little is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Alien Movies On Netflix Instant
Patrick Stewart, Joan Cusack, Catherine O'Hara
Chicken Little is a 2005 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and loosely based on the fable of the same name. As the 46th animated feature in the ...more