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Movies That Have Spiders In Them 

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Updated June 18, 2020 2k votes 490 voters 41k views 32 items

List Rules Vote up the movies that you should avoid hardest if you don't want to look at spiders.

Below is a list of films that have spiders in them. While there are many films with these creepy crawlers, these movies feature some of the scariest spiders in history! Making their way into the scene when you least expect it, these films are sure to send shivers down your spine. What makes these eight-legged creatures so frightening? Well, it could be the fact that they actually exist and they could be making their way to a couch near you.
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Arachnophobia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
John Goodman, Brandy Norwood, Jeff Daniels

Released: 1990

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Arachnophobia is a 1990 American horror comedy film directed by Frank Marshall and starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman. It was the first film released by Hollywood Pictures, as well as being ...more

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Eight Legged Freaks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Scarlett Johansson, David Arquette, Kari Wührer

Released: 2002

Directed by: Ellory Elkayem

Eight Legged Freaks is a 2002 American horror-comedy film directed by Ellory Elkayem and stars David Arquette, Kari Wührer, Scott Terra, and Scarlett Johansson. The plot concerns a ...more

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The Lord of the Rings: T... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Jackson

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a 2003 epic fantasy drama film directed by Peter Jackson based on the second and third volumes of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. It is ...more

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The Mist is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden

Released: 2007

Directed by: Frank Darabont

The Mist is a 2007 American science fiction horror film directed by Frank Darabont, and based on the 1980 novella of the same name by Stephen King. After a storm of never-before-seen proportions ...more

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Tarantula is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Clint Eastwood, Mara Corday, Alan Napier

Released: 1955

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Tarantula is a 1955 American science fiction film from Universal-International, produced by William Alland, directed by Jack Arnold, and starring John Agar, Mara Corday and Leo G. Carroll. The ...more
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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy

Released: 1990

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Home Alone is a 1990 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, a boy who is ...more

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Ice Spiders is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
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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Kingdom of the Spiders ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
William Shatner, Woody Strode, Altovise Davis

Released: 1977

Directed by: John Cardos

Kingdom of the Spiders is a 1977 horror science-fiction film directed by John "Bud" Cardos and produced by Igo Kantor, Jeffrey M. Sneller and James Bond Johnson. The screenplay is ...more
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The Incredible Shrinking... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
William Schallert, Paul Langton, Billy Curtis

Released: 1957

Directed by: Jack Arnold

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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Something Wicked This Wa... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Pam Grier, Jason Robards Jr., Diane Ladd

Released: 1983

Directed by: Jack Clayton

Something Wicked This Way Comes is a 1983 American horror fantasy film directed by Jack Clayton and produced by Walt Disney Productions from a screenplay written by Ray Bradbury based on his ...more

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Arachnoquake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Megan Adelle, Gralen Bryant Banks, Paul Boocock

Released: 2012

Directed by: Griff Furst

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The Giant Spider Invasio... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Alan Hale, Jr., Barbara Hale

Released: 1975

Directed by: Bill Rebane

The Giant Spider Invasion is a low-budget 1975 film produced by Transcentury Pictures, a partnership owned by the film's director Bill Rebane. The film is about giant spiders that terrorize the ...more
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Earth vs. the Spider is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Gene Roth, Ed Kemmer, June Kenney

Released: 1958

Directed by: Bert I. Gordon

Earth vs. the Spider is a 1958 American black-and-white science fiction-horror film produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon, who also wrote the story, upon which the screenplay by George ...more
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Infestation is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Linda Park, Brooke Nevin, Ray Wise

Released: 2009

Directed by: Kyle Rankin

Infestation is a 2009 Horror-Comedy feature film by American writer/director Kyle Rankin. It was produced by Mel Gibson's Icon Entertainment and starring Chris Marquette, E. Quincy Sloan, Brooke ...more
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The Turning is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Mackenzie Davis, Finn Wolfhard, Brooklynn Prince

Released: 2020

Directed by: Floria Sigismondi

The Turning is a 2020 American supernatural horror film directed by Floria Sigismondi, based on the novella The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. A young woman (Mackenzie Davis) hired to nanny ...more

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Scary Stories to Tell in... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Austin Abrams

Released: 2019

Directed by: André Øvredal

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is a 2019 American horror film directed by André Øvredal, based on the children's book series by Alvin Schwartz. A group of young teens attempt to ...more

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Camel Spiders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
C. Thomas Howell, Paula LaBaredas, Brian Krause

Released: 2011

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

Camel Spiders is a 2011 made-for-television horror sci-fi film starring Brian Krause, C. Thomas Howell and screamqueen Jessica Cameron. It was directed by genre veteran Jim Wynorski and ...more
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Godzilla: Final Wars is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Don Frye, Masami Nagasawa, Rei Kikukawa

Released: 2004

Directed by: Ryuhei Kitamura

Godzilla: Final Wars is a 2004 Japanese Science fiction Kaiju film directed by Ryuhei Kitamura, written by Wataru Mimura and Isao Kiriyama and produced by Shogo Tomiyama. It is the 28th and ...more
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Dr. No is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord

Released: 1962

Directed by: Terence Young

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Tarantulas: The Deadly C... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Pat Hingle, Howard Hesseman, Bert Remsen

Released: 1977

Directed by: Stuart Hagmann

Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo is a 1977 television horror film directed by Stuart Hagmann. The production stars Claude Akins, Charles Frank and Deborah Winters. Matthew Laborteaux and Pat Hingle ...more
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The Amazing Spider-Man ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans

Released: 2012

Directed by: Marc Webb

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Webs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Richard Grieco, Jason Jones, Colin Fox

Released: 2003

Directed by: David Wu

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Nothing to Lose is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Kelly Preston, Tim Robbins, Martin Lawrence

Released: 1997

Directed by: Steve Oedekerk

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Spiders II is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Richard Moll, Stephanie Niznik, Daniel Quinn

Released: 2001

Directed by: Sam Firstenberg

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Kiss of the Tarantula is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Movies That Have Spiders In Them
Eric Mason, Ron Prather, Herman Wallner

Released: 1976

Directed by: Chris Munger