Movies about aliens

List of the best movies about aliens selected by visitors to our site: Useless Humans, Agent Revelation, Psycho Goreman, Sputnik, Blood Machines, G-Loc, Superman: Red Son, Archive, Sea Fever, The Vast of Night
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Useless Humans (2021)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens
PlotTeleportation
PlaceSpace, Spaceships

A thirtieth birthday -- and the survival of mankind -- are left hanging in the balance after a mysterious creature crashes the party, forcing four childhood friends to save the night.

Agent Revelation (2021)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryHong Kong
CharactersHeroes, Aliens
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
StyleExciting, Disturbing

An ancient dust that controls humans is unleashed, but mysteriously affects Jim Yung who gains superpowers. Jim is taken to an underground base where he's trained to be an operative to take on an imminent alien threat and learn why aliens have returned to Earth.

Psycho Goreman (2021)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersMonsters, Aliens
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSpace

Siblings Mimi and Luke unwittingly resurrect an ancient alien overlord. Using a magical amulet, they force the monster to obey their childish whims, and accidentally attract a rogues’ gallery of intergalactic assassins to small-town suburbia.

Sputnik (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryRussia
CharactersAliens
PlotAlien invasion, Fear
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear that something dangerous may have come back to Earth with him…

Blood Machines (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic
CountryFrance
CharactersAliens
PlaceSpace, Spaceships

An artificial intelligence escapes her spaceship to turn into a female ghost and challenges two blade runners to a galactic chase.

G-Loc (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
CharactersHeroes, Aliens
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
TimeFuture

With Earth virtually destroyed, Bran Marshall flees to Rhea, a nearby planet now hostile towards "Earthers". Escaping onto a Rhean supply ship, he finds the crew slaughtered, with the only survivor a female warrior named Ohsha. As the two try to kill one another, the ship is damaged by meteorites. Bran and Ohsha must join forces to salvage the craft before it impacts the planet below — and the humans that live there.

Superman: Red Son (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Monsters
PlotRivalry, Superpowers, Confrontation, Cheating
PlaceUSSR
TimeCold War
StyleDC

Set in the thick of the Cold War, Red Son introduces us to a Superman who landed in the USSR during the 1950s and grows up to become a Soviet symbol that fights for the preservation of Stalin’s brand of communism.

Archive (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Hungary, USA
CharactersHeroes, Aliens
StyleDisturbing

2038: George Almore is working on a true human-equivalent AI, and his latest prototype is almost ready. This sensitive phase is also the riskiest as he has a goal that must be hidden at all costs—being reunited with his dead wife.

Sea Fever (2020)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryRepublic of Ireland, USA, United Kingdom, Sweden, Belgium
CharactersAliens, Monsters
PlotSupernatural
StyleDisturbing

The crew of a West of Ireland trawler—marooned at sea—struggle for their lives against a growing parasite in their water supply.

The Vast of Night (2020)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, DJs, Teens
PlotBasketball, UFO, Radio
PlaceSchool, Small cities

At the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.

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Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe (2020)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Aliens
PlotAdventure, Abduction
PlaceSpace, USA
StyleLight, Fascinating, Disney

Phineas and Ferb travel across the galaxy to rescue their older sister Candace, who has been abducted by aliens and taken to a utopia in a far-off planet, free of her pesky little brothers.

The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special (2020)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersWarriors, Heroes, Aliens, Strong women, Hunters
PlotAdventure, Holidays
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
TimeNew Year, Future
StyleExciting, Fascinating

Rey leaves her friends to prepare for Life Day as she sets off on an adventure to gain a deeper knowledge of the Force. At a mysterious temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure. Will she make it back in time for Life Day?

The Dustwalker (2020)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryAustralia, United Arab Emirates
CharactersZombie, Aliens
PlaceSpace
TimePost apocalypse
StyleDisturbing

An alien spaceship crash-lands in an isolated town in the middle of the Australian desert, releasing an insidious parasite that attacks the brain of all creatures including humans, making them disorientated, unnaturally strong and violent. Sargeant Jo Sharp, readying for a return to the big city beat, wakes to find the township, her family and friends falling victim to an evil that is spreading faster than it can be contained.

Attack of the Unknown (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, Special Forces
PlaceWild West

A SWAT team transporting a vicious crime syndicate boss must fight their way out of a county detention center during a catastrophic alien invasion.

Men in Black: International (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersAliens, Special agents, Spy
PlotSects, Weapon

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Astro Kid (2019)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, cartoon
CountryFrance
Duration02:24
CharactersAliens
PlotAdventure, Travel
PlaceSpace
StyleFor children

After their space ship is damaged in an asteroid field , 10-year-old Willy is separated from his explorer parents and finds himself alone on a dusty planet with only a cute robot for company in this fun animated adventure. Packed with neat little touches, from a space toothbrush that converts into a knife and a flamethrower, to a cuddly orange alien that bears a resemblance to How To Train Your Dragon’s Toothless, the movie (known as Terra Willy in its native France) follows Willy as he learns to adapt to his new surroundings and the planet’s quirky (and occasionally dangerous) inhabitants. Nicely animated with a sweet story at its heart, this junior space adventure with a really likeable lead character is well worth seeking out.

Captive State (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersAliens, Poor
PlotUprising, Alien invasion, Conspiracies
TimeFuture
StyleDystopian, Unexpected ending

Nearly a decade after occupation by an extraterrestrial force, the lives of a Chicago neighborhood on both sides of the conflict are explored.

The War of the Worlds (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersAliens, Scientists
PlotApocalypse, Survival, Relationship, Survival
PlaceEngland
TimePost-apocalypse

In Edwardian England, George and his partner Amy attempt to defy society and start a life together as they face the escalating terror of an alien invasion, fighting for their lives against an enemy beyond their comprehension.

Shanghai Fortress (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrefantastic, action, melodrama
CountryChina
Duration02:10
CharactersAliens
PlaceChina

Set in the future, the city of Shanghai battle to defend itself against an ongoing attack by an alien force that has attacked and laid siege to numerous cities around the globe in it's quest to harvest a hidden energy only found on earth.

Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus (2019)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountrySouth Korea, USA
Duration01:34
CharactersAliens, Dogs, Scientists, Clowns, Brothers
PlotAdventure, Cheating, Depression, Computers, Technology, Black holes, Teleportation
PlaceSpace, Prison
StyleBy comics

ZIM discovers his almighty leaders never had any intention of coming to Earth and he loses confidence in himself for the first time in his life, which is the big break his human nemesis, Dib has been waiting for.

Steven Universe: The Movie (2019)
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersFriends, Aliens, Family, Childrens
PlotGems, Adventure

Two years after the events of "Change Your Mind", Steven (now 16 years old) and his friends are ready to enjoy the rest of their lives peacefully. However, all of that changes when a new sinister Gem arrives, armed with a giant drill that saps the life force of all living things on Earth. In their biggest challenge ever, the Crystal Gems must work together to save all organic life on Earth within 48 hours.

Ad Astra (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, China, Brazil
Duration02:36
CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts, Aliens
PlotLoneliness, Expeditions, Obsession, Chase
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon, Mars
TimeFuture
StyleTouching, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

Rim of the World (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:46
CharactersChildrens, Losers, Aliens, Teens
PlotAlien invasion
PlaceSummer camp
StyleLight

Stranded at a summer camp when aliens attack the planet, four teens with nothing in common embark on a perilous mission to save the world.

The Death of Superman (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersSuperhero, Dogs, Aliens, Scientists, Tough guys, Warriors, Journalists, Photographers, Bears, Giants, Monsters
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Investigation, Death
PlaceUSA, Space, Submarines, Spaceships, India
StyleUnexpected ending

When a hulking monster arrives on Earth and begins a mindless rampage, the Justice League is quickly called in to stop it. But it soon becomes apparent that only Superman can stand against the monstrosity.

Captain Marvel (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:44
CharactersSuperhero, Cats, Scientists, Warriors, Aliens, Pilots
PlotMartial Arts, Superpowers
PlaceAircraft, Space, Laboratory
StyleMarvel, Womens in main roles, By comics, Exciting, Tense

The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryDenmark, Norway, Australia, USA
Duration01:47
CharactersSuperhero, Cats, Family, Aliens, Dinosaurs, Pirates
PlotTime travel, Revenge, Adventure, Rivalry, War
PlaceSpace
TimePost apocalypse
StyleFor children, For winter evenings, Exciting, Touching, Light, Fascinating

It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersSuperhero, Raccoons, Gods, Friends, Heroes, Superhero, Aliens
PlotLove, Apocalypse, Time travel, Time machine, Experiments
PlaceSpace, USA, Spaceships
TimePost apocalypse
StyleMarvel, Long, Exciting, Popular

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

Runaways (2019)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia, Latvia
CharactersSuperhero, Superhero, Aliens
PlotSuperpowers
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleFascinating, Action

The unlucky popular favorite and pop singer Alex in the company of the hired killer Stepan and nymphomaniac Nastya flee from all-powerful killers with heavy machine guns and a black hammer hired by the production center. The classic American genre in domestic spaces ...

Toy Story 4 (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersChildrens, Revived toys, Heroes, Dogs, Cats, Friends, Aliens, Horses, Astronauts, Cowboys, Sheriffs, Rabbits
PlotToys
StyleFor children, Exciting, Touching, Soulful, Oscars

Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that's Andy or Bonnie. But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called "Forky" to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends will show Woody how big the world can be for a toy.

Brightburn (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersChildrens, Family, Aliens, Sheriffs
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Pursuit, Fear, Adoption
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy, Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Dropa (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersSoldier, Hired assassins, Aliens, Hunters
PlotDeath, Chase
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture

The hunt is on as a government assassin comes out of retirement to track down a killer extraterrestrial murdering the former members of his team in this science fiction thriller set in an alternate future America.

A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, Belgium, China
CharactersDogs, Aliens, Frogs
PlotTelekinesis, UFO

When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her.

Venom (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, China
Duration03:05
CharactersAliens, Superhero, Rich, Partners, Killers, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotGenetic experiments, Adventure, Experiments, Superpowers
PlaceLaboratory, Helicopters
TimeFuture
StyleInteresting, Action, Fascinating, Exciting, Tense, Unexpected ending

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.

Luis and the Aliens (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryGermany, Luxembourg, Denmark
Duration01:40
CharactersAliens, Childrens, Maids, Neighbors, Couriers
PlotUFO, Obsession
PlaceSmall cities
StyleFor children

The story 11-year-old Luis who makes friends with three loveable little aliens, who crash their UFO into his house. In return for Luis' help in finding the home-shopping channel stuff they came for, they save Luis from boarding school - and an exciting adventure follows.

The Predator (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:06
CharactersAutistic, Aliens, Killers, Scientists, Warriors, Military, Soldier, Snipers, Hunters, Horses, Spiders, Writers
PlotGenetic experiments, UFO, Weapon, Technology, Death, Chase, Fear, Missing people
PlaceSpaceships, Laboratory, Lake, Forest, Caves
TimeNight
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating, Disturbing

When a kid accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled female scientist can prevent the end of the human race.

5th Passenger (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, Heroes
PlotSurvival
PlaceSpace
StyleDisturbing

Set in the aftermath of an oppressive class war, a pregnant officer aboard an escape pod must struggle to survive with her remaining crew when a mysterious and vicious life form attacks, determined to become the dominant species.

Bumblebee (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersAliens, Teens, Robots, Scientists, Dogs, Military, Strong women, Special Forces
PlotCars, UFO, Technology, Death, Martial Arts, Motorcycles
PlaceSpace, Ships, Deserts
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense, Unexpected ending

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary yellow VW bug.

3Below: Tales of Arcadia (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersAliens, Teens, Bodyguards
PlotTechnology
PlaceSchool
StyleFor children, Netflix

After crash-landing on Earth, two royal teen aliens on the run struggle to blend in with humans as they evade intergalactic bounty hunters.

Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:20
CharactersSmugglers, Scammers, Robots, Aliens, Thieves, Pirates, Monsters
PlotAdventure, Black holes, Death, Dancing, Money, Slavery, Robbery, Gambling
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Party, Sea, Mountains, Jungle, Deserts
StylePopular, Unexpected ending

Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, musical, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Demons, Giants, Actors, Superhero
PlotTime travel, Telekinesis, Time machine
StyleDC, For children

All the major DC superheroes are starring in their own films, all but the Teen Titans, so Robin is determined to remedy this situation by getting over his role as a sidekick and becoming a movie star. Thus, with a few madcap ideas and an inspirational song in their hearts, the Teen Titans head to Hollywood to fulfill their dreams.

Occupation (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryAustralia
Duration01:39
CharactersAliens, Snipers, Tough guys, Warriors, Soldier, Military, Thieves, Special Forces
PlotWar, Alien invasion, Apocalypse, Survival, Death, End of the world, UFO, Viruses
PlaceAustralia, Spaceships
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending

A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.

Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, China, Japan
Duration02:33
CharactersMonsters, Robots, Aliens, Scientists, Thieves, Hackers
PlotMulti-part, Artificial Intelligence, Apocalypse, Investigation, Motorcycles, End of the world
PlaceMountains, Ships, Aircraft, Siberia
StyleUnexpected ending

It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls upon the best and brightest to rise up and become the next generation of heroes when the Kaiju threat returns.

Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:40
CharactersMonsters, Aliens, Soldier
PlotSurvival
PlaceSpace, Spaceships

Humanity's desperate battle to reclaim the Earth from Godzilla continues. The key to defeating the King of the Monsters may be Mechagodzilla, a robotic weapon thought to have been lost nearly 20,000 years ago.

Godzilla: The Planet Eater (2018)
Markimdb: 5
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:38
CharactersMonsters, Aliens, Twins
PlotAlien invasion
PlaceSpace, Aircraft
TimeNight

With no means for defeating Godzilla Earth, mankind watches as King Ghidorah, clad in a golden light, descends on the planet. The heavens and earth shake once again as the war moves to a higher dimension.

The Beyond (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrefantastic
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:46
CharactersAliens
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture

Set in 2019, The Beyond chronicles the groundbreaking mission which sent astronauts - modified with advanced robotics, through a newly discovered wormhole known as the Void. When the mission returns unexpectedly, the space agency races to discover what the astronauts encountered on their first of its kind interstellar space journey.

The Titan (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain, USA, Germany
Duration02:22
CharactersScientists, Military, Aliens, Pilots
PlotGenetic experiments, Death, Love, Mental disorders
PlaceSpace, Laboratory
TimeFuture
StyleNetflix, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Unexpected ending

On a bleak future Earth, a soldier endures a radical genetic transformation to save humanity. But his wife fears he's becoming more creature than man.

Beyond White Space (2018)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA, Hungary
CharactersMonsters, Aliens
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture

When a deep space fishing vessel is robbed by a gang of pirates, the Captain makes a daring decision to go after a rare and nearly extinct species. His obsession propels them further into space as the crew spins toward mutiny and betrayal.

All the Creatures Were Stirring (2018)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
CharactersDemons, Aliens, Deer
PlotWeapon, Ghosts
TimeNew Year

When an awkward date on Christmas Eve leads a couple into a strange theater, they're treated to a bizarre and frightening collection of Christmas stories, featuring a wide ensemble of characters doing their best to avoid the horrors of the holidays. From boring office parties and last-minute shopping, to vengeful stalkers and immortal demons, there's plenty out there to fear this holiday season.

Beyond The Sky (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens
PlotUFO
StyleDisturbing

A documentary filmmaker travels to a UFO convention in New Mexico where he meets a local artist with a dark secret. As they follow a trail of clues they discover disturbing sightings and question all they believe when they become immersed in the enigmatic culture of the Pueblo Indians.

Cosmos (2019)
CharactersAliens
PlotAdventure, UFO
PlaceSpace
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Three astronomers accidentally intercept what they believe to be a signal from a distant alien civilization, but the truth is even more incredible than any of them could have imagined.

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