Are you ready to flee in terror? Here are the best monster movies on Netflix, as ranked by horror movie fans. This list of Netflix monster movies is chock full of creature feature cinema that will provide you some fun-filled scares or maybe some campy laughs. Some monsters are big, some monsters are small, but all of these monster movies streaming on Netflix will entertain big time. We have a separate list for horror movies on Netflix, so check that out too!
Bad Milo! is a fun and funny monster movie that you can stream at your convenience. Netflix Instant also offers several classic monster flicks like King Kong, Mimic, and the original The Fly. There are even international monster movies like Bong Joon-ho 2006's cult favorite The Host and the 2010 Norwegian film Trollhunter. And of course there's no shortage of schlocky low budget spook-a-blasts.Do you have a favorite Netflix monster movie? Vote up the best monster movie on Netflix and if we missed any monster mashes you love, go ahead and add them to the list.
Trollhunter is a 2010 Norwegian dark fantasy film, made in the form of a "found footage" mockumentary. It is written and directed by André Øvredal, and features a mixed cast of relatively unknown actors and well-known Norwegian comedians, including Otto Jespersen. Trollhunter received positive reviews from Norwegian critics. It opened on 10 June 2011 in the US, to a mostly positive critical reception. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Knut Nærum, Otto Jespersen, Robert Stoltenberg, Hans Morten Hansen, Robin De Lano, + more
Initial Release: 2010
Directed by: André Øvredal
The Host is a 2006 South Korean monster film. The movie concerns a monster taking a man's daughter, and his attempts to rescue her. According to the director, his inspiration came from a local article about a deformed fish with an S-shaped spine caught in Han River. The Host had set a new Korean box office record by reaching 10 million tickets in just 21 days. In addition, it was ranked one of the top films of 2007 on Metacritic with a score of 85. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Bae Doona, Scott Wilson, Song Kang-Ho, Oh Dal-su, Park Hae-il, + more
Initial Release: 2006
Directed by: Bong Joon-ho
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Monsters is a 2010 British science fiction monster film written and directed by Gareth Edwards in his feature film directorial debut. Edwards also served as the cinematographer, production designer, and visual effects artist. Monsters takes place years after a NASA probe crash in Mexico which led to the arrival of giant tentacled monsters. It follows Andrew Kaulder, an American photojournalist tasked with escorting his employer's daughter Samantha back to the U.S. by crossing through Mexico's "Infected Zone" where the creatures reside. Edwards conceived the idea for the film after seeing fishermen attempt to bring a creature in with a net, and imagining a monster inside. He pitched the idea ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able, Annalee Jefferies, Anthony Cristo, Kerry Valderrama, + more
Initial Release: 2010
Directed by: Gareth Edwards