Movies about Spiders

List of the best movies about Spiders, selected by visitors to our site: Big Ass Spider!, 7 Guardians of the Tomb, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles, Possum, The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales, Prevenge, The High Sun, Arachnoquake, Hangman's Curse.

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

Big Ass Spider! (2013)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action, comedy
CharactersAliens, Spiders, Heroes, Military
PlotVolleyball, Chess
PlaceHelicopters, Los Angeles, Hospitals, USA

When a giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampages across the city of Los Angeles, it is up to one clever exterminator and his security guard sidekick to kill the creature before the entire city is destroyed.

7 Guardians of the Tomb (2018)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, action, adventure
CountryChina, Australia, Russia, Thailand
CharactersInsects, Diggers, Spiders, Emperors, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Mythology, Mummies
PlaceChina, Tomb, Caves
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.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Monsters, Giants, Students
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Martial Arts, Love, Superpowers, Justice
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds, Laboratory
StyleFor children, Unexpected ending, Exciting, Light, Atmospheric

Miles Morales is juggling his life between being a high school student and being a spider-man. When Wilson "Kingpin" Fisk uses a super collider, others from across the Spider-Verse are transported to this dimension.

Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecartoon, history
CountrySpain, Netherlands
CharactersArtists, Poor, Spiders, Bees, Nuns
PlotOn real events, Death, Money, Weapon, Funeral
PlaceTrains, France, Spain, Paris, Lighthouse

Paris, 1930. Luis Buñuel is penniless after the scandal surrounding the release of his last movie. Sculptor Ramón Acín, a good friend, buys a lottery ticket and promises Buñuel that he will pay for his next movie if he wins the prize.

Possum (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLosers, Spiders, Demons, Family
PlotMystery, Supernatural, Missing people
StyleFancy, Not for everyone, Disturbing, Serious, Action

A disgraced children’s puppeteer returns to his childhood home and is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured him his entire life.

The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Rabbits, Spiders, Wolves, Mothers
PlotAdventure, Parenting, Friendship
PlaceForest, Aircraft, France, Village
TimeNew Year

The misadventures of a young clumsy Fox and a feisty little red Hen. The Fox, both a little stupid and naïve, tries daily to devour the little Hen, without success. Tired of the repeated humiliation, the Fox is persuaded to steal the Hen’s eggs to raise and then eat. This plan seems perfect, until the moment the chicks hatch…

Prevenge (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, comedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Snake, Spiders, Babies, Serial killers
PlaceSea, Cemetery, Hotels, Hospitals
StyleBlack humor, Action, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

A pregnant widow, believing herself to be guided by her unborn child, embarks on a homicidal rampage.

The High Sun (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryCroatia, Serbia, Slovenia
CharactersSpiders, Military
PlaceBeach, Lake
StyleTouching, Soulful, Fascinating

Three different love stories, set in three consecutive decades, in two neighbouring Balkan villages burdened with a long history of inter-ethnic hatred: this is a film about the dangers – and the enduring strength – of forbidden love.

Arachnoquake (2012)
Markimdb: 2.7
Genrehorror, fantastic
CharactersSpiders, Trainers
PlotSupernatural, Earthquake, Alligators
PlaceHelicopters, USA
StyleExciting, Tense

Giant albino spiders break free from the depths of Earth in New Orleans, making everyone’s worst nightmare a reality.

Hangman's Curse (2003)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CharactersTeens, Spiders, Serial killers
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Investigation, Superpowers, Curses
StyleAction, Disturbing, Serious

Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High School. The only hope is the Veritas Project, a highly trained investigative team working undercover to expose the truth. Lives hang in the balance as they scramble to unravel the mystery and protect the student body from their own hatred and fear.

Arachnid (2001)
Markimdb: 3.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersAliens, Soldier, Spiders, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Survival
StyleFor men, Action, Heavy, Disturbing, Tense

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

The 4th Man (1983)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersWriters, Spiders
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Disturbing, Serious, Black humor

An alcoholic writer begins having visions apparently warning him of impending danger. After he delivers a lecture, he begins an affair with a woman from the audience. The visions intensify, however, and begin to threaten his relationship with the woman, since it may be her the visions are warning against.

Charlotte's Web (1973)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genremusical, family, cartoon
CharactersHorses, Family, Friends, Spiders, Heroes
PlotDancing, Love, Friendship
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Cute, To cry

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.

Frogs (1972)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CharactersSnake, Photographers, Spiders, Frogs, Birds
PlotRevenge, Survival, Investigation, Alligators
PlaceNature, Islands
StyleHeavy, Fancy, Disturbing, Serious

Jason Crockett is an aging, grumpy, physically disabled millionaire who invites his family to his island estate for his birthday celebration. Pickett Smith is a free-lance photographer who is doing a pollution layout for an ecology magazine. Jason Crockett hates nature, poisoning anything that crawls on his property. On the night of his birthday the frogs and other members of nature begin to pay Crockett back.

The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
CharactersZombie, Scientists, Priests, Spiders, Amazons
PlotOn real events, Voodoo, Supernatural, Rites of passage
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Action, Disturbing, Serious

A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood rites and ancient curses. Based on the true life experiences of Wade Davis and filmed on location in Haiti, it's a frightening excursion into black magic and the supernatural.

Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, family, detective
CharactersWitch, Clowns, Spiders, Elephants
PlotSupernatural, Superpowers, Friendship
PlaceLabyrinths, Small cities
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Disturbing

In a small American town, a diabolical circus arrives, granting wishes for the townsfolk, but twisted as only the esteemed Mr. Dark can make them. Can two young boys overcome the worst the devil himself can deal out?

Dracula (1979)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, melodrama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersVampire, Horses, Spiders, Wolves, Heroes
PlaceShips, Village
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Disturbing, Serious

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Count Dracula is a subject of fatal attraction to more than one English maiden lady, as he seeks an immortal bride.

Tales of Terror (1962)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, detective
CharactersZombie, Spiders, Cats
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Revenge, Life after death
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Disturbing, Serious

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but finds the man's attention to his wife worthy of more dramatic action. 3) A man dying and in great pain agrees to be hypnotized at the moment of death, with unexpected consequences.

Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader (2012)
Markimdb: 4.4
CharactersGiants, Scientists, Spiders, Mutant, Blonde girls
PlotJealousy, Experiments, Weapon, Poker, Fight
PlaceCollege, Laboratory

Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect — Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow!

Tom and Huck (1995)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, adventure, family, western
CharactersIndians, Teens, Teachers, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Death, Friendship
PlaceSchool, Small cities
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A mischievous young boy, Tom Sawyer, witnesses a murder by the deadly Injun Joe. Tom becomes friends with Huckleberry Finn, a boy with no future and no family. Tom has to choose between honoring a friendship or honoring an oath because the town alcoholic is accused of the murder. Tom and Huck go through several adventures trying to retrieve evidence.