Insect Movies

List of the best insect movies selected by visitors to our site: The Field of Enchantment, Stung, The Swarm, The Fly, Dragon Wasps, Charlotte's Web, Infestation, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Black Swarm, Locusts.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, family, documentary
CountryFrance
Duration01:21
CharactersFamily, Friends, Insects
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Water
PlaceNature, France
StyleFascinating, Serious

A man remembers holidays at his uncle in a little village in the French countryside when he was something like 10. He feels so bored until he finds a pond and starts discovering the life in it.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CountryGermany
Duration02:16
CharactersDogs, Monsters, Insects, Bartenders
PlaceParty, Mansions
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

A fancy garden party turns into upper class prey when a colony of killer wasps mutates into seven foot tall predators.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, drama
CountryFrance
CharactersInsects, Single mothers
StyleAction

A single mother breeds locusts as high-protein foods but has trouble getting them to reproduce until she finds they have a taste for blood.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersMutant, Scientists
PlotLoneliness, Experiments, Teleportation
PlaceLaboratory
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Serious

When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.

Markimdb: 3
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersMutant, Heroes, Scientists, Military, Insects
PlotSurvival, Voodoo, Rivalry
PlaceJungle, Russia, USA
StyleExciting, By books, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

A scientist enlists the help of the US army to investigate the mysterious disappearance of her father, deep in the Belizean jungle. Caught in the crossfire between a brutal guerrilla army controlled by a mystical warlord, they are also confronted by an even bigger terror giant mutated wasps that are, for some reason, thirsty for blood.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Germany, Australia
Duration01:37
CharactersAnimals, Spiders, Heroes, Family, Friends
PlotSurvival, Friendship
PlaceFantastic worlds, USA
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Touching

Wilbur the pig is scared of the end of the season, because he knows that come that time, he will end up on the dinner table. He hatches a plan with Charlotte, a spider that lives in his pen, to ensure that this will never happen.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersMutant, Giants, Heroes
PlotLove, Survival, Alien invasion, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceOffice
StyleExciting, Fancy, For men, Disturbing

Our hero, Cooper, awakes to find himself nauseous, weak and covered in webbing, hanging from the ceiling of an office where, just minutes ago, he started his new job. As he struggles out of his slimy prison he comes face to face with his opponent - a grotesque, powerful and very angry bug. All 3 ft of it. And so begins a hideous, nail-biting, comedic, all-action adventure to find a safe haven while constantly outwitting an infestation of monstrous proportions. As Cooper embarks on his journey, he befriends a ragtag group of survivors including the feisty, determined Sara. Will they make it to safety before they are picked off one by one? And what other surprises are in store for our group of unlikely heroes?

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:52
CharactersTeens
PlotDeath

After a global war, the seaside kingdom known as the Valley Of The Wind remains one of the last strongholds on Earth untouched by a poisonous jungle and the powerful insects that guard it. Led by the courageous Princess Nausicaä, the people of the Valley engage in an epic struggle to restore the bond between humanity and Earth.

Markimdb: 3.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, drama
CountryCanada
CharactersZombie, Mutant, Heroes, Insects, Bees
PlotSurvival, Investigation, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceSmall cities
StyleSerious, For men, Disturbing

The widow, Deputy Sheriff Jane Kozik, moves from Manhattan to Black Stone, New York, with her daughter Kelsey Kozik. There she expects to find a safe place to live. The day after moving, a homeless man is found dead in the tool shed of Jane's blind friend Beverly Rowe. Devin Hall and the entomologist Katherine Randell are summoned to help with the investigation. Devin is Jane's brother-in-law and former boyfriend, and Jane still has a crush on him. Meanwhile, Kelsey befriends the scientist Eli Giles, who has developed genetically modified wasps to the army as a weapon, and now he is trying to revert the process. When the wasps attack Black Stone, Jane, Devin and Eli team-up to attempt to destroy the swarm.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersInsects

Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA, Denmark
PlotSurvival, Superpowers, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceSchool

When a cockroach-spread plague threatened to decimate the child population of New York City in the original Mimic, biologist Susan Tyler and her research associates developed a species of "Judas" bugs and introduced them into the environment, where they were to "mimic" the diseased roaches and infiltrate their grubby habitats. The plan worked until the bugs evolved to mimic their next prey.....humans! Just when they were all thought to be dead, the giant cockroaches are back, and this time they've mutated to take on human form!

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersSpiders, Insects
PlotSurvival, Vacation, Viruses
PlaceSea, School, Islands, Ships, College
StyleSerious, Disturbing

After freezing up under pressure in the emergency room, Dr. Cahill decides to spend a few months unwinding on a little Maine island where he immediately gets off on the wrong foot with the locals. Meanwhile, a body has washed up on shore infested with a strange type of carnivorous cockroach. But when Dr. Cahill tries to warn the townsfolk of the danger, they are naturally skeptical. Will they realize the truth before it's too late?

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersSpiders, Heroes
PlotSupernatural
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleFor men, Disturbing

The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize an eclectic group of townspeople, including the Sheriff's young son, Mike, her daughter, Ashley, and paranoid radio announcer Harlan, into battle against the bloodthirsty eight-legged beasts.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersDogs, Spiders, Insects
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceHotels, Small cities
StyleSerious, Disturbing

Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his town lies in the path of hoards of migrating tarantulas. Before he can take action, the streets are overrun by killer spiders, trapping a small group of townsfolk in a remote hotel.

Markimdb: 3.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountrySpain, USA, Mexico
Duration01:41
CharactersAliens, Spiders, Heroes, Soldier
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Supernatural
PlaceIslands
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, For men, Disturbing

Arachnid is a 2001 film directed by Jack Sholder. In this movie, giant killer spiders menace survivors of a plane crash.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryItaly, France, Spain
Duration01:59
CharactersDogs, Journalists
PlotThe escape, Wedding, Money, Death

David Locke is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes the dead man's identity. However, he soon finds out that the man was an arms dealer, leading Locke into dangerous situations. Aided by a beautiful woman, Locke attempts to avoid both the police and criminals out to get him.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genredocumentary
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Italy
Duration01:15
CharactersSpiders, Photographers, Insects, Beetles, Ants
PlotWater
PlaceNature, France
StyleAtmospheric, Fancy, Serious

A documentary of insect life in meadows and ponds, using incredible close-ups, slow motion, and time-lapse photography. It includes bees collecting nectar, ladybugs eating mites, snails mating, spiders wrapping their catch, a scarab beetle relentlessly pushing its ball of dung uphill, endless lines of caterpillars, an underwater spider creating an air bubble to live in, and a mosquito hatching.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersTeens, Insects, Terminally ill, Sisters, Birds
PlotLove, Death, Cancer, Ghosts, Funeral
PlaceTrains, Hospitals
TimeHalloween
StyleRomantic, Psychological problems, Atmospheric, Fancy, Touching

A powerful and emotional coming of age story, this remarkable tale is told with honesty and originality that will leave audiences moved. In the film, two outsiders, both shaped by the circumstances that have brought them together, forge a deep and lasting love. Directed by Gus Van Sant, one of the most astute observers of people living life on the edge, comes a take on friendship and young love as engaging and true as it is provocative and stirring.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:51
CharactersAliens, Cannibals, Cyborgs, Insects, Presidential
PlotWar, Religious, Computers, Technology
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Tense

Trapped in a damaged cryogenic pod, a man is forced to watch a series of horrific science-fiction tales while his life support systems run out. Featuring eight intense stories of the unknown and other-worldly, equally wonderful and terrifying. Visit the GALAXY OF HORRORS, if you dare! Curated from Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground's Little Terrors Festival.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Monsters, Mutant
PlaceSummer camp
StyleAction, Heavy

Teens camping in a northern California retreat are terrorized by mutant insects created by evil, polluting pot farmers.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersMonsters, Spiders
PlotSurvival, Death, Expeditions
PlaceJungle, Small cities
StyleTense, Creepy, Disturbing

A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from the deadly spider offspring. It's up to a couple of doctors with the help of an insect exterminator to annihilate these eight legged freaks.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrehorror, fantasy, melodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:08
CharactersVampire

When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrefantasy, drama, military
CountrySpain, Mexico, USA, France
Duration01:58
CharactersChildrens, Fairies, Wizards
PlotWar, Magic
PlaceMountains, Spain

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real father, Ofelia must complete three terrifying tasks.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, action, adventure
CountryChina, Australia, Russia, Thailand
Duration02:13
CharactersMonsters, Spiders, Insects, Archaeologists, Diggers
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Supernatural, Mythology
PlaceCaves, China, Tomb
StyleExciting, Tense

An innocent discovery of a well-preserved mummified Emperor from 200 BC China unearths a 2000 year old nightmare - a secret that should have remained buried.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
TimeHalloween

When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, with caring parents and all her dreams coming true. When the Other Mother invites Coraline to stay in her world forever, the girl refuses and finds that the alternate reality where she is trapped is only a trick to lure her.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration01:30
CharactersHeroes, Family, Friends, Insects, Beetles
PlotAdventure, Friendship
PlaceCourt, New York
StyleExciting, Light

Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue us.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersInsects, Maids, Ants
PlotExcavations, Missing people
PlaceMansions, USA, New York
TimeSummer, Night
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

Drina, a young immigrant working as a live-in maid for a wealthy Long Island family, finds herself entangled in the family's web of dark secrets once she begins to suspect her employer's son has committed a terrible crime.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, western, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersHorses, Indians, Friends, Insects, Eagle
PlotOn real events, Time travel, Snow, Rivalry
PlaceTrains, USA, New York
Time19th century
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

In 1890, Catherine Weldon, a painter from New York, travels to North Dakota to paint a portrait of Sitting Bull and becomes involved in the struggle of the Lakota people to get the Government respects their rights over the land where they live.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CountryFrance, USA
Duration01:30
CharactersVampire, Heroes, Dracula
PlotLove, Supernatural, Hypnosis
PlaceEngland
StyleGothic

When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.

Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountrySingapore, USA
Duration01:48
CharactersDemons, Insects, Reporters
PlotSurvival, Cars, Investigation, Death, Supernatural
TimeFuture
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths linked to her sister's and must join forces with her sister's husband in order to defeat a demonic entity that is using new technology to complete an ancient mission.





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