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A list of the best shrinking movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This shrinking movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about shrinking are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about shrinking you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous shrinking movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these shrinking movie titles for more information about the films.

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This list answers the questions, "What are the best shrinking movies?" and "What is the greatest shrinking movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular shrinking movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these shrinking movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good shrinking movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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Keri Russell, Allison Mack, Rick Moranis Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is a 1989 soft science fiction-family film. The directorial debut of Joe Johnston and produced by Walt Disney Pictures, it tells the story of an inventor who ...more

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Lee Kirby added William Schallert, Paul Langton, Billy Curtis The Incredible Shrinking Man is a 1957 science fiction film directed by Jack Arnold and adapted for the screen by Richard Matheson from his novel The Shrinking Man. The film stars Grant Williams ...more

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Lee Kirby added Meg Ryan, Dennis Quaid, Martin Short Innerspace is a 1987 science fiction comedy film directed by Joe Dante and produced by Michael Finnell. Steven Spielberg served as executive producer. The film was inspired by the 1966 science ...more

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Großer Mann Ganz Klein is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Shrinking
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Lee Kirby added Raquel Welch, James Brolin, Donald Pleasence Per salvare la vita di un celebre scienziato, vittima di un attentato, alcuni medici si fanno miniaturizzare ed entrano nel suo corpo. Per arrivare al cervello e operarlo hanno solamente un'ora. ...more

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Lily Tomlin, Ned Beatty, Charles Grodin The Incredible Shrinking Woman is a 1981 science fiction/comedy film directed by Joel Schumacher, written by Jane Wagner and starring Lily Tomlin, Charles Grodin, Ned Beatty, John Glover and ...more

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DanielCevallos added Hugh Laurie, John Goodman, Jim Broadbent The Borrowers is a 1997 British/American live-action comedy film based on the children's novel of the same name by author Mary Norton. In 1998 it was nominated for the title of Best British Film ...more

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SamanthaShobe added Mila Kunis, Ben Stiller, George Carlin Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves is a 1997 live-action direct-to-video sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and Honey, I Blew Up the Kid. It is the third and final film in the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids ...more

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Lee Kirby added Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter Alice in Wonderland is a 2010 British-American live action and computer animated adventure fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and written by Linda Woolverton. Released by Walt Disney Pictures, ...more

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Dr Death added Albert Dekker, Paul Fix, Charles Halton Dr. Cyclops is a 1940 American science fiction horror film directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, starring Thomas Coley, Victor Kilian, Janice Logan, Charles Halton, Frank Yaconelli, and Albert ...more

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comicspies1 added Jerry drinks a potion that makes him grow super-strong. He decides to go after Tom because this time, he's stronger. Once the potion wears off, Tom drinks some of it himself and grows bigger and ...more

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Downsizing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Shrinking
Pierre Savoie added Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau Downsizing is a 2017 American science fiction comedy-drama film directed by Alexander Payne. After scientists discover a safe yet permanent procedure to shrink humans, everyman Paul (Matt Damon) ...more

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Lee Kirby added Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis Beetlejuice is a 1988 American comedy fantasy film directed by Tim Burton, produced by The Geffen Film Company and distributed by Warner Bros. The plot revolves around a recently deceased young ...more