Top 50 underrated fantasy movies

01.
Like Mike
99 min | 2002 |
5.3 (19753 votes)
|
7.98 (56 reviews)

A 13-year-old orphan becomes an NBA superstar after trying on a pair of sneakers with the faded initials "M.J." inside.

02.
Supergirl
124 min | 1984 |
4.4 (20932 votes)
|
7.08 (148 reviews)

After losing a powerful orb, Kara Zor-El, Superman's cousin, comes to Earth to retrieve it and instead finds herself up against a wicked witch.

03.
Aquamarine
110 min | 2006 |
5.4 (39790 votes)
|
8.04 (150 reviews)

Two teenage girls discover a mermaid in their beach club's swimming pool.

04.
The Flintstones
91 min | 1994 |
4.9 (77987 votes)
|
7.43 (106 reviews)

In a parallel modern-day Stone Age world, a working-class family, the Flintstones, are set up for an executive job. But they learn that money can't buy happiness.

05.
Drop Dead Fred
103 min | 1991 |
5.9 (27674 votes)
|
8.33 (154 reviews)

A young woman finds her already unstable life rocked by the presence of a rambunctious imaginary friend from childhood.

06.
Kazaam
93 min | 1996 |
3.0 (23706 votes)
|
5.42 (85 reviews)

A troubled kid inadvertently releases a genie, who must grant him any three wishes he requests.

07.
Harry and the Hendersons
110 min | 1987 |
6.0 (33816 votes)
|
8.37 (52 reviews)

The Henderson family adopt a friendly Sasquatch but have a hard time trying to keep the legend of 'Bigfoot' a secret.

08.
Peter Pan
113 min | 2003 |
6.8 (68688 votes)
|
9.17 (374 reviews)

The Darling family children receive a visit from Peter Pan, who takes them to Never Never Land where an ongoing war with the evil Pirate Captain Hook is taking place.

09.
MSG 2 the Messenger
134 min | 2015 |
6.8 (8400 votes)
|
9.14 (136 reviews)

MSG 2 The Messenger is based on true events of Dera Sacha Sauda in years 2000-2001. Although the main story line is true, action & comedy is added for entertainment. Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim...

10.
The Hot Chick
104 min | 2002 |
5.5 (92026 votes)
|
7.77 (179 reviews)

An attractive and popular teenager, who is mean-spirited toward others, finds herself in the body of an older man, and must find a way to get back to her original body.

11.
Santa Claus: The Movie
107 min | 1985 |
6.3 (11842 votes)
|
8.49 (98 reviews)

The legend of Santa Claus is put in jeopardy when an unscrupulous toy manufacturer attempts to take over Christmas.

12.
The Crow: Salvation
102 min | 2000 |
4.9 (10823 votes)
|
7.03 (98 reviews)

Alex Corvis returns to the world of the living to solve the murder of a young woman that he was wrongly accused of.

13.
Branded
106 min | 2012 |
4.7 (8722 votes)
|
6.81 (87 reviews)

In future Moscow, where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy will lead to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.

14.
Angels in the Outfield
102 min | 1994 |
6.2 (30294 votes)
|
8.3 (53 reviews)

When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible.

15.
L.A. Story
95 min | 1991 |
6.7 (31543 votes)
|
8.76 (86 reviews)

With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a wacky weatherman tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early 1990s Los Angeles.

16.
Moonwalker
93 min | 1988 |
6.1 (16409 votes)
|
8.16 (78 reviews)

Anthology movie by, and starring, Michael Jackson in his prime, combining a number of music videos from his bestselling "Bad" album with a fantasy tale of Michael's confrontation with a ruthless drug dealer known as Mr. Big.

17.
Phenomenon
123 min | 1996 |
6.4 (76219 votes)
|
8.43 (120 reviews)

An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.

18.
Catwoman
104 min | 2004 |
3.4 (113850 votes)
|
5.39 (617 reviews)

A shy woman, endowed with the speed, reflexes, and senses of a cat, walks a thin line between criminal and hero, even as a detective doggedly pursues her, fascinated by both of her personas.

19.
An American Carol
83 min | 2008 |
4.1 (9351 votes)
|
6.01 (209 reviews)

An anti-American filmmaker who's out to abolish the July Fourth holiday is visited by three ghosts who try to change his perception of the country.

20.
The Shaggy Dog
98 min | 2006 |
4.4 (18692 votes)
|
6.31 (83 reviews)

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog.

21.
Freaky Friday
97 min | 2003 |
6.2 (129602 votes)
|
8.1 (234 reviews)

An overworked mother and her daughter do not get along. When they switch bodies, each is forced to adapt to the other's life for one freaky Friday.

22.
The Visitors
107 min | 1993 |
7.1 (32111 votes)
|
8.96 (64 reviews)

A medieval knight and his servant ask a familiar wizard to move them back in time to prevent father-in-law's accidentally killing. Instead, they fly away to the 20th century.

23.
Conan the Barbarian
129 min | 1982 |
6.9 (141290 votes)
|
8.75 (365 reviews)

A young boy, Conan, becomes a slave after his parents are killed and tribe destroyed by a savage warlord and sorcerer, Thulsa Doom. When he grows up he becomes a fearless, invincible fighter. Set free, he plots revenge against Thulsa Doom.

24.
Xanadu
96 min | 1980 |
5.3 (12605 votes)
|
7.14 (236 reviews)

A struggling artist living in Los Angeles meets a girl who may hold the key to his happiness.

25.
Avalon
107 min | 2001 |
6.4 (12820 votes)
|
8.24 (112 reviews)

In a dystopian world, a woman spends her time playing an illegal and dangerous game, hoping to find meaning in her world.

26.
Ernest Saves Christmas
95 min | 1988 |
5.7 (10119 votes)
|
7.53 (38 reviews)

Ernest helps Santa Claus as he searches for his successor.

27.
Heart and Souls
104 min | 1993 |
7.0 (16816 votes)
|
8.82 (65 reviews)

An unhappy businessman finds a new sense of purpose after he's tasked with helping a quartet of ghosts fulfill their last wishes before moving on to the afterlife.

28.
Three Wishes for Cinderella
86 min | 1973 |
7.8 (8581 votes)
|
9.61 (47 reviews)

Life changes dramatically for a Czech housemaid when the house driver gives her three magical hazel nuts.

29.
Zombeavers
77 min | 2014 |
4.8 (17442 votes)
|
6.61 (141 reviews)

A fun weekend turns into madness and horror for a bunch of groupies looking for fun in a beaver infested swamp.

30.
Mannequin
90 min | 1987 |
5.9 (30396 votes)
|
7.71 (103 reviews)

A young artist, searching for his vocation, makes a mannequin so perfect he falls in love with it. Finding the mannequin in a store window, he gets a job there and his creation comes to life.

31.
Truly Madly Deeply
106 min | 1990 |
7.2 (8978 votes)
|
9.0 (100 reviews)

A woman dealing with inconsolable grief over the death of her partner gets another chance when he returns to earth as a ghost.

32.
The Sea of Trees
110 min | 2015 |
6.1 (14701 votes)
|
7.88 (118 reviews)

A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.

33.
Ernest Scared Stupid
91 min | 1991 |
5.8 (10697 votes)
|
7.58 (42 reviews)

Ernest accidentally unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri.

34.
Powder
111 min | 1995 |
6.6 (29253 votes)
|
8.36 (123 reviews)

An off the charts genius who is home schooled and shunned after his last relative dies shows the unconscious residents of his town about connection awareness and the generosity of the spirit.

35.
Masters of the Universe
106 min | 1987 |
5.4 (38903 votes)
|
7.12 (186 reviews)

The heroic warrior He-Man battles against the evil lord Skeletor and his armies of darkness for control of Castle Grayskull.

36.
Bleach
108 min | 2018 |
6.4 (10391 votes)
|
8.12 (205 reviews)

A Japanese teenager with the ability to see ghosts gains a soul reaper's powers and begins his duties as a substitute soul reaper.

37.
Somewhere in Time
103 min | 1980 |
7.2 (27753 votes)
|
8.88 (239 reviews)

A Chicago playwright uses self-hypnosis to travel back in time and meet the actress whose vintage portrait hangs in a grand hotel.

38.
Haunter
97 min | 2013 |
5.9 (16749 votes)
|
7.57 (89 reviews)

A teenager is stuck in a time loop that is not quite the same each time. She must uncover the truth but her actions have consequences for herself and others.

39.
Hercules in New York
92 min | 1970 |
3.3 (17196 votes)
|
4.97 (127 reviews)

Hercules is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts a promising career in the bodybuilder business.

40.
Krull
121 min | 1983 |
6.1 (31341 votes)
|
7.75 (173 reviews)

A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.

41.
The Santa Clause 2
104 min | 2002 |
5.7 (52634 votes)
|
7.35 (92 reviews)

Scott Calvin has been a humble Santa Claus for nearly ten years, but it might come to an end if he doesn't find a Mrs. Claus.

42.
Switch
103 min | 1991 |
5.8 (8866 votes)
|
7.43 (38 reviews)

A sexist womanizer is killed by one of his former lovers and then reincarnated as a woman.

43.
Death Becomes Her
104 min | 1992 |
6.6 (110375 votes)
|
8.23 (188 reviews)

When a woman learns of an immortality treatment, she sees it as a way to outdo her long-time rival.

44.
A Chinese Ghost Story
98 min | 1987 |
7.5 (8440 votes)
|
9.13 (45 reviews)

After a string of bad luck, a debt collector has no other choice than to spend the night in a haunted temple, where he encounters a ravishing female ghost and later battles to save her soul from the control of a wicked tree demon.

45.
Oh, God!
98 min | 1977 |
6.6 (8679 votes)
|
8.23 (62 reviews)

When God appears to an assistant grocery manager as a good natured old man, the Almighty selects him as his messenger for the modern world.

46.
Michael
105 min | 1996 |
5.7 (41904 votes)
|
7.32 (96 reviews)

Two tabloid reporters checking out a report of the Archangel Michael living with an old woman find that it's true. But that's not the only surprise.

47.
Splash
111 min | 1984 |
6.3 (72963 votes)
|
7.92 (94 reviews)

A young man is reunited with a mermaid who saved him from drowning as a boy. He falls in love with her, not knowing who or what she is.

48.
The Mask
101 min | 1994 |
6.9 (359057 votes)
|
8.51 (277 reviews)

Bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss is transformed into a manic superhero when he wears a mysterious mask.

49.
Stay Tuned
88 min | 1992 |
6.3 (10637 votes)
|
7.86 (46 reviews)

A husband and wife are sucked into a hellish television set and have to survive a gauntlet of twisted versions of shows they find themselves in.

50.
13 Going on 30
98 min | 2004 |
6.2 (174909 votes)
|
7.76 (314 reviews)

A girl makes a wish on her thirteenth birthday, and wakes up the next day as a thirty-year-old woman.

Top 50 overrated fantasy movies

01.
Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
152 min | 2017 |
7.0 (582919 votes)
|
3.17 (6943 reviews)

The Star Wars saga continues as new heroes and galactic legends go on an epic adventure, unlocking mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.

02.
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
138 min | 2015 |
7.8 (878739 votes)
|
4.14 (4900 reviews)

As a new threat to the galaxy rises, Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, an ex-stormtrooper, must join Han Solo and Chewbacca to search for the one hope of restoring peace.

03.
A Ghost Story
92 min | 2017 |
6.9 (64489 votes)
|
3.49 (584 reviews)

In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try to reconnect with his bereft wife.

04.
Ghostbusters
117 min | 2016 |
6.7 (210400 votes)
|
4.34 (2342 reviews)

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

05.
Melancholia
135 min | 2011 |
7.2 (172867 votes)
|
4.94 (585 reviews)

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

06.
Suspiria
152 min | 2018 |
6.7 (66718 votes)
|
4.52 (665 reviews)

A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.

07.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
161 min | 2013 |
7.8 (616767 votes)
|
5.69 (946 reviews)

The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring.

08.
The Shape of Water
123 min | 2017 |
7.3 (388260 votes)
|
5.29 (1608 reviews)

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

09.
The Witches
106 min | 2020 |
5.3 (30393 votes)
|
3.31 (877 reviews)

A young boy and his grandmother have a run-in with a coven of witches and their leader.

10.
Wonder Woman 1984
151 min | 2020 |
5.4 (220297 votes)
|
3.42 (6942 reviews)

Diana must contend with a work colleague and businessman, whose desire for extreme wealth sends the world down a path of destruction, after an ancient artifact that grants wishes goes missing.

11.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
153 min | 2009 |
7.6 (493755 votes)
|
5.63 (1077 reviews)

As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of the Half-Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.

12.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
99 min | 2010 |
5.6 (47307 votes)
|
3.82 (222 reviews)

A young girl sent to live with her father and his new girlfriend believes that she has released creatures from a sealed ash pit in the basement of her new home.

13.
The Cabin in the Woods
95 min | 2011 |
7.0 (388567 votes)
|
5.22 (1209 reviews)

Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin, where they get more than they bargained for, discovering the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

14.
Annihilation
115 min | 2018 |
6.8 (293658 votes)
|
5.07 (1987 reviews)

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

15.
300
117 min | 2006 |
7.6 (752095 votes)
|
5.91 (2066 reviews)

King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

16.
The Future
91 min | 2011 |
6.2 (8224 votes)
|
4.53 (66 reviews)

When a couple decides to adopt a stray cat their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves.

17.
The Dead Don't Die
104 min | 2019 |
5.5 (66140 votes)
|
3.92 (1378 reviews)

The peaceful town of Centerville finds itself battling a zombie horde as the dead start rising from their graves.

18.
A Fall from Grace
120 min | 2020 |
5.9 (13381 votes)
|
4.32 (399 reviews)

Disheartened since her ex-husband's affair, Grace Waters feels restored by a new romance. But when secrets erode her short-lived joy, Grace's vulnerable side turns violent.

19.
Spontaneous
101 min | 2020 |
6.5 (8840 votes)
|
4.92 (171 reviews)

Get ready for the outrageous coming-of-age love story about growing up...and blowing up. When students in their school begin exploding (literally), seniors Mara and Dylan struggle to survive in a world where each moment may be their last.

20.
The Tree of Life
139 min | 2011 |
6.8 (171056 votes)
|
5.22 (948 reviews)

The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings.

21.
The Suicide Squad
132 min | 2021 |
8.0 (18825 votes)
|
6.43 (2635 reviews)

Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.

22.
Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
141 min | 2019 |
6.5 (396469 votes)
|
4.95 (7801 reviews)

In the riveting conclusion of the landmark Skywalker saga, new legends will be born-and the final battle for freedom is yet to come.

23.
In Fabric
118 min | 2018 |
6.2 (9474 votes)
|
4.65 (144 reviews)

In Fabric is a haunting ghost story set against the backdrop of a busy winter sales period in a department store and follows the life of a cursed dress as it passes from person to person, with devastating consequences.

24.
The Craft: Legacy
97 min | 2020 |
4.4 (9551 votes)
|
2.86 (384 reviews)

A group of high school students form a coven of witches.

25.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
144 min | 2014 |
7.4 (489376 votes)
|
5.92 (903 reviews)

Bilbo and company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

26.
Premonition
96 min | 2007 |
5.9 (74502 votes)
|
4.43 (380 reviews)

A depressed woman learns that her husband was killed in a car accident the previous day, then awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home; then awakens the day after that to find that he's dead.

27.
Personal Shopper
105 min | 2016 |
6.1 (37690 votes)
|
4.63 (224 reviews)

A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person contacts her via text message.

28.
The Little Mermaid
85 min | 2018 |
4.3 (8550 votes)
|
2.84 (305 reviews)

A young reporter and his niece discover a beautiful and enchanting creature they believe to be the real little mermaid.

29.
Ted
106 min | 2012 |
6.9 (582179 votes)
|
5.45 (623 reviews)

John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear, Ted or his girlfriend, Lori.

30.
Mine
106 min | 2016 |
5.9 (16394 votes)
|
4.45 (143 reviews)

After a failed assassination attempt, a United States Marine finds himself stranded in the desert. Exposed to the elements, he must survive the dangers of the desert and battle the psychological and physical tolls of the treacherous conditions.

31.
Highlander II: The Quickening
91 min | 1991 |
4.2 (44616 votes)
|
2.75 (213 reviews)

In the future, Highlander Connor MacLeod must prevent the destruction of Earth under an anti-ozone shield.

32.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
118 min | 2010 |
5.9 (180962 votes)
|
4.46 (492 reviews)

A teenager discovers he's the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods.

33.
Exodus: Gods and Kings
150 min | 2014 |
6.0 (162510 votes)
|
4.57 (717 reviews)

The defiant leader Moses rises up against Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II, setting six hundred thousand slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

34.
A Wrinkle in Time
109 min | 2018 |
4.2 (42650 votes)
|
2.77 (934 reviews)

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

35.
The Lighthouse
109 min | 2019 |
7.5 (161164 votes)
|
6.1 (1316 reviews)

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

36.
After the Dark
107 min | 2013 |
5.7 (21507 votes)
|
4.3 (159 reviews)

At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.

37.
Robin Hood
116 min | 2018 |
5.3 (67985 votes)
|
3.91 (1152 reviews)

A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.

38.
A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
101 min | 2014 |
7.0 (16816 votes)
|
5.68 (60 reviews)

Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

39.
Clash of the Titans
106 min | 2010 |
5.8 (274648 votes)
|
4.48 (674 reviews)

Perseus, demigod, son of Zeus, battles the minions of the underworld to stop them from conquering heaven and earth.

40.
Down to Earth
87 min | 2001 |
5.5 (21526 votes)
|
4.18 (82 reviews)

After dying before his time, an aspiring black comic gets a second shot at life - by being placed in the body of a wealthy white businessman.

41.
X-Men: The Last Stand
104 min | 2006 |
6.7 (492991 votes)
|
5.41 (1886 reviews)

The human government develops a cure for mutations, and Jean Gray becomes a darker uncontrollable persona called the Phoenix who allies with Magneto, causing escalation into an all-out battle for the X-Men.

42.
Avengers: Endgame
181 min | 2019 |
8.4 (913787 votes)
|
7.12 (8658 reviews)

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe.

43.
300: Rise of an Empire
102 min | 2014 |
6.2 (286854 votes)
|
4.93 (577 reviews)

Greek general Themistokles of Athens leads the naval charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.

44.
Grave Encounters 2
98 min | 2012 |
5.1 (22992 votes)
|
3.83 (137 reviews)

A film student who is obsessed with the movie Grave Encounters sets out with his friends to visit the psychiatric hospital depicted in the original film.

45.
This Is the End
107 min | 2013 |
6.6 (392568 votes)
|
5.36 (757 reviews)

Six Los Angeles celebrities are stuck in James Franco's house after a series of devastating events just destroyed the city. Inside, the group not only have to face the apocalypse, but themselves.

46.
The Stand
510 min | 2020 |
5.5 (20715 votes)
|
4.26 (518 reviews)

After the world is in ruins, due to a man-made plague, a battle of Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.

47.
Dorian Gray
112 min | 2009 |
6.3 (62140 votes)
|
5.08 (158 reviews)

A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty eternally, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.

48.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
106 min | 2013 |
5.8 (112967 votes)
|
4.6 (240 reviews)

In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters, to find the mythical Golden Fleece, all the while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising.

49.
Artemis Fowl
95 min | 2020 |
4.2 (25172 votes)
|
3.0 (999 reviews)

Artemis Fowl, a young criminal prodigy, hunts down a secret society of fairies to find his missing father.

50.
Apostle
130 min | 2018 |
6.3 (46909 votes)
|
5.1 (487 reviews)

In 1905, a drifter on a dangerous mission to rescue his kidnapped sister tangles with a sinister religious cult on an isolated island.