Movies about the moon

List of the best moon movies selected by visitors to our site: Superman vs. The Elite, Apollo 18, Earthtastrophe, Cold Moon, City Hunter, The Rider, Twixt, Nothing to Hide, Mune: Guardian of the Moon, The First Men in the Moon.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Superman vs. The Elite (2012)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:14
CharactersSuperhero, Robots, Terrorists, Superman, Heroes
PlotSuperpowers, Teleportation, Jealousy, Justice, Mind reading
PlaceEngland, Moon
StyleExciting, Action, Light, Serious, Disturbing

The Man of Steel finds himself outshone by a new team of ruthless superheroes who hold his idealism in contempt.

Apollo 18 (2011)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:29
CharactersAliens, Heroes, Astronauts
PlotSurvival, Expeditions, Conspiracies
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Moon
StyleExciting, Action, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense

Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage which the astronauts captured on that mission. While NASA denies it's authenticity, others say it's the real reason we've never gone back to the moon.

Earthtastrophe (2016)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Time travel, Adventure, Fight
PlaceMoon
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Depressive, For men

In a white hot flash of light, and with no warning, one minute our moon is there, the next it's gone. Then, a second flash. And that's the last thing anyone on Earth can remember. 11 months later, it's not post- apocalyptic; it's apocalyptic as Earth has been sucked through a wormhole, literally ripping our planet from the inside out. With bizarre disasters and civilization collapsing, our heroes must find a way to survive and get to "safe ground" before it's too late.

Cold Moon (2016)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersSheriffs
PlotRevenge, Death, Water, Cold, Mystery
PlaceSea, Moon
TimeDark ones, Night
StyleDisturbing

Cold Moon takes place in tiny Babylon, Fla., where the granddaughter of Clark’s character is murdered by a mysterious assailant, her body sunk into the black waters of the Styx River — the river where her parents disappeared from their boat a decade earlier. Suspicion falls on a duplicitous banker and his wealthy father, played by Stewart and Lloyd.

City Hunter (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryFrance
CharactersGangsters, Hired assassins, Bodyguards, Psychologists, Womanizers
PlotSoccer, Adventure, Investigation, Weapon, Chase
PlacePrison, Aircraft, France, Moon, Hospitals
StyleLight, By manga

Nicky Larson is tasked to recover the perfume of Cupid, a perfume that would make anyone who uses it irresistible.

The Rider (2017)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersTeens, Horses, Indians, Cowboys, Disabled people
PlotMoney, Friendship, Weapon, Moving, Fear
PlaceMoon, Hospitals, Cemetery
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Touching, Disturbing

Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. In an attempt to regain control of his own fate, Brady undertakes a search for a new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of the United States.

Twixt (2011)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, fantasy, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersVampire, Writers, Alcoholics, Sheriffs
PlotSupernatural, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceMoon, Hotels, Small cities
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gothic, Serious

A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated.

Nothing to Hide (2018)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:19
CharactersGay, Psychologists, Friends
PlotRelationship, Friendship, Mystery
PlaceMoon
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, For a group of friends, For men

To spice up a dinner party, old friends agree to share every private message that pops up on their phones -- with disastrous results.

Mune: Guardian of the Moon (2015)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryFrance, USA
Duration01:25
CharactersHeroes
PlotAdventure, Travel, Friendship, Saving the World
PlaceMoon
StyleLight, Cute, Beautiful landscapes

When a faun named Mune becomes the Guardian of the Moon, little did he had unprepared experience with the Moon and an accident that could put both the Moon and the Sun in danger, including a corrupt titan named Necross who wants the Sun for himself and placing the balance of night and day in great peril. Now with the help of a wax-child named Glim and the warrior, Sohone who also became the Sun Guardian, they go out on an exciting journey to get the Sun back and restore the Moon to their rightful place in the sky.

The First Men in the Moon (2010)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:30
CharactersHeroes, Inventors, Old man, Partners
PlotAlien invasion
PlaceSpaceships, England, Moon
StyleExciting, Steampunk, Serious

Mark Gatiss's adaptation of HG Wells's science fiction classic. July 1969, and as the world waits with bated breath for the Apollo astronauts to land on the Moon, a young boy meets 90-year-old Julius Bedford. He's a man with an extraordinary story of how, way back in 1909, he got to the Moon first, and, together with the eccentric Professor Cavor, discovered a terrifying secret deep beneath its seemingly-barren surface.

Operation Avalanche (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:48
CharactersCIA, Spy, Directors
PlotCars, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Pursuit
PlaceSpace, Moon
TimeCold War
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Light, Tense, Disturbing

In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.

Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryFinland, Germany, Australia, France, Norway, Belgium, Denmark, United Kingdom
Duration02:23
CharactersDinosaurs, Aliens, Hitler, Tough guys
PlotEarthquake, Nuclear War
PlaceSpace, Jungle, Spaceships, Moon, The White House
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting

Twenty years after the events of Iron Sky, the former Nazi Moonbase has become the last refuge of mankind. Earth was devastated by a nuclear war, but buried deep under the wasteland lies a power that could save the last of humanity - or destroy it once and for all. The truth behind the creation of mankind will be revealed when an old enemy leads our heroes on an adventure into the Hollow Earth. To save humanity they must fight the Vril, an ancient shapeshifting reptilian race and their army of dinosaurs.

First Man (2018)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:30
CharactersDogs, Astronauts, Pilots
PlotOn real events, Obsession, Death, Cancer
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Party, Deserts, Moon
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Oscars, Atmospheric, Tense

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Wer (2013)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, action, thriller, detective
CountrySouth Africa, USA
Duration01:29
CharactersWerewolf, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Mystery
PlacePrison, France, Moon
TimeNew Year
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A defense attorney begins to suspect that her client, who is charged with the murders of a vacationing family, might be more than meets the eye.

Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:25
CharactersBlonde girls, Nurses
PlotSurfing, Shipwreck, Funeral
PlaceSpace, France, Moon, Titanic

Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms packed with off-the-wall sketches that will have you in stitches. Centered around a television station which features a 1950s-style sci-fi movie interspersed with a series of wild commercials, wacky shorts and weird specials, this lampoon of contemporary life and pop culture skewers some of the silliest spectacles ever created in the name of entertainment. A truly outrageous look at the best of the worst that television has to offer.

Welcome to the Space Show (2010)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration02:16
CharactersAliens, Pirates, Heroes, Family
PlotAdventure, Pursuit
PlaceSchool, Japan, Moon
StyleExciting

Five children save the life of a dog-like alien while at a self-run summer camp. He attempts to reward them by taking them to an alien colony on the Moon. Events take a turn for the worse when his report on that attack that injured him causes passage from the Moon to the Earth to be banned, and children are stranded in space. The children need to find a way back home before camp ends and their parents discover that they are missing. They also have to avoid the poachers that injured their alien friend, and now seem to be stalking them all.

Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:20
CharactersDogs, Robots, Aliens, Monsters, Friends
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Mystery, Mystery, Mystery
PlaceSpaceships, Moon
StyleLight, Fascinating

It's one giant step for dog-kind as Scooby-Doo and the Gang blast off for an epic, other-worldly adventure in this all-new original movie! After winning the last 5 seats in a lottery, Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma are off to space in billionaire Sly Baron's brand new ship, the Sly Star One. It's all gravity-free fun until a mysterious alien begins destroying the ship! As the ship breaks down, the crew is forced to land on Sly Baron's base... on the dark side of the moon! Will the gang unravel this alien mystery? Will Scooby-Doo and Shaggy find snacks on the moon? Will Fred ever take his space helmet off?! Journey to the outer limits with Scooby-Doo to find out!

The Smurfs (2011)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
CharactersFamily, Friends, Wizards
PlotAdventure, Chase, Fate, Technology
PlaceMoon, New York
StyleExciting, Smart

When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down.

Mars and April (2012)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama
CountryCanada
CharactersGeniuses, Models, Photographers, Friends
PlotLove, Travel, Virtual Reality, Obsession, Friendship
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Mars, Moon, Canada
TimeFuture
StyleRomantic, Light, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Fascinating

In the near future, as humanity prepares to set foot on Mars, Jacob Obus, an elderly musician, takes pride in slowing down time by playing instruments inspired by women's bodies, designed by his friend Arthur. A love triangle develops when Jacob and Arthur both fall in love with Avril, a young photographer. Enter Eugène Spaak, Arthur's father, an inventor and cosmologist who unveils a new theory about man's desire to reach Mars and helps Jacob find the true meaning of life and love.

The Rift (2016)
Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountrySerbia, South Korea, Slovenia
CharactersAliens, Military, Friends, Soldier, Astronauts
PlotSkirmishes, Mystery, Death, Depression, Mystery
PlaceSpace, Moon, Serbia, USA

The satellite has vanished and the only clue is a trail leading to a small village nestled on the outskirts of forest line. As the team begins to investigate they quickly discover that something else came back from space, something not of this world. As their time runs out, the team must battle to unlock the terrifying truth behind the ill-fated mission.




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