Top 50 underrated fantasy movies

01.
Aquamarine
110 min | 2006 |
5.3 (37200 votes)
|
8.11 (142 reviews)

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

02.
Supergirl
124 min | 1984 |
4.4 (18165 votes)
|
7.06 (142 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.
Harry and the Hendersons
110 min | 1987 |
6.0 (30559 votes)
|
8.48 (45 reviews)

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

04.
Kazaam
93 min | 1996 |
3.0 (22750 votes)
|
5.47 (84 reviews)

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

05.
The Flintstones
91 min | 1994 |
4.9 (74188 votes)
|
7.32 (94 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.

06.
MSG 2 the Messenger
134 min | 2015 |
6.8 (8400 votes)
|
9.18 (134 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...

07.
Peter Pan
113 min | 2003 |
6.8 (65031 votes)
|
9.18 (361 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.

08.
Like Mike
99 min | 2002 |
5.3 (18597 votes)
|
7.66 (54 reviews)

A 14-year-old orphan becomes an NBA superstar after trying on a pair of sneakers with the faded initials "M.J." inside.

09.
Drop Dead Fred
103 min | 1991 |
6.0 (26382 votes)
|
8.26 (149 reviews)

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

10.
The Hot Chick
104 min | 2002 |
5.5 (88386 votes)
|
7.71 (161 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.
The Crow: Salvation
102 min | 2000 |
4.9 (10656 votes)
|
7.05 (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.

12.
Branded
106 min | 2012 |
4.7 (8722 votes)
|
6.84 (86 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.

13.
Angels in the Outfield
102 min | 1994 |
6.2 (28489 votes)
|
8.33 (44 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.

14.
L.A. Story
95 min | 1991 |
6.7 (28939 votes)
|
8.82 (82 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.

15.
Xanadu
96 min | 1980 |
5.2 (11695 votes)
|
7.31 (224 reviews)

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

16.
Santa Claus: The Movie
107 min | 1985 |
6.3 (11154 votes)
|
8.39 (92 reviews)

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

17.
Phenomenon
123 min | 1996 |
6.4 (73529 votes)
|
8.47 (118 reviews)

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

18.
The Santa Clause 2
104 min | 2002 |
5.6 (48248 votes)
|
7.66 (82 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.

19.
The Shaggy Dog
98 min | 2006 |
4.4 (17937 votes)
|
6.39 (82 reviews)

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

20.
Catwoman
104 min | 2004 |
3.4 (108546 votes)
|
5.33 (590 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.

21.
Moonwalker
93 min | 1988 |
6.1 (15576 votes)
|
8.0 (77 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.

22.
Conan the Barbarian
129 min | 1982 |
6.9 (134694 votes)
|
8.78 (330 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.

23.
Three Wishes for Cinderella
86 min | 1973 |
7.8 (8053 votes)
|
9.68 (44 reviews)

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

24.
Avalon
107 min | 2001 |
6.4 (12712 votes)
|
8.27 (111 reviews)

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

25.
Die Besucher
107 min | 1993 |
7.1 (31405 votes)
|
8.97 (59 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.

26.
The Sea of Trees
110 min | 2015 |
6.1 (12916 votes)
|
7.95 (106 reviews)

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

27.
Freaky Friday
97 min | 2003 |
6.1 (122052 votes)
|
7.94 (218 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.

28.
Haunter
97 min | 2013 |
5.9 (16304 votes)
|
7.73 (80 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.

29.
Masters of the Universe
106 min | 1987 |
5.4 (35973 votes)
|
7.21 (169 reviews)

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

30.
Ernest Saves Christmas
95 min | 1988 |
5.6 (9792 votes)
|
7.41 (37 reviews)

Ernest helps Santa Claus as he searches for his successor.

31.
Ernest Scared Stupid
91 min | 1991 |
5.8 (10410 votes)
|
7.58 (37 reviews)

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

32.
Mortal Kombat
101 min | 1995 |
5.8 (99488 votes)
|
7.57 (270 reviews)

Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.

33.
Bleach
108 min | 2018 |
6.4 (9867 votes)
|
8.15 (196 reviews)

A Japanese teenager can see ghosts and sees a cute girl fighting an evil monster. He ends up with her reaper power and she as human in his high school class. He discovers a connection between his mom's death and these monsters.

34.
A Chinese Ghost Story
98 min | 1987 |
7.5 (8440 votes)
|
9.24 (41 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.

35.
Mannequin
90 min | 1987 |
5.9 (28374 votes)
|
7.62 (93 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.

36.
Oh, God!
98 min | 1977 |
6.6 (8446 votes)
|
8.31 (56 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.

37.
Switch
103 min | 1991 |
5.8 (8629 votes)
|
7.51 (34 reviews)

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

38.
Addams Family Values
94 min | 1993 |
6.7 (76608 votes)
|
8.4 (120 reviews)

The Addams Family try to rescue their beloved Uncle Fester from his gold-digging new love, a black widow named Debbie.

39.
Heart and Souls
104 min | 1993 |
7.0 (15851 votes)
|
8.7 (54 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.

40.
Splash
111 min | 1984 |
6.2 (67489 votes)
|
7.89 (86 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.

41.
Somewhere in Time
103 min | 1980 |
7.2 (26108 votes)
|
8.89 (221 reviews)

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

42.
Joe's Apartment
80 min | 1996 |
5.5 (12373 votes)
|
7.18 (44 reviews)

A nice guy has just moved to New York and discovers that he must share his run-down apartment with a couple thousand singing, dancing cockroaches.

43.
Powder
111 min | 1995 |
6.6 (28052 votes)
|
8.27 (116 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.

44.
An American Carol
83 min | 2008 |
4.1 (9308 votes)
|
5.75 (199 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.

45.
The Mask
101 min | 1994 |
6.9 (337189 votes)
|
8.54 (238 reviews)

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

46.
Krull
121 min | 1983 |
6.1 (29579 votes)
|
7.74 (158 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.

47.
Phantasm II
97 min | 1988 |
6.5 (12914 votes)
|
8.1 (85 reviews)

Mike, now released from a psychiatric hospital, continues his journey to stop the evil Tall Man from his grim work.

48.
Death Becomes Her
104 min | 1992 |
6.6 (100150 votes)
|
8.19 (173 reviews)

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

49.
High Spirits
99 min | 1988 |
5.8 (8390 votes)
|
7.38 (42 reviews)

When a hotelier attempts to fill the chronic vacancies at his castle by launching an advertising campaign that falsely portrays the property as haunted, two actual ghosts show up and end up falling for two guests.

50.
The Preacher's Wife
123 min | 1996 |
5.6 (10710 votes)
|
7.18 (43 reviews)

An angel comes to Earth to help a preacher save his church and his family.

Top 50 overrated fantasy movies

01.
Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
152 min | 2017 |
7.0 (545369 votes)
|
3.2 (6629 reviews)

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

02.
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
138 min | 2015 |
7.9 (843066 votes)
|
4.19 (4724 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 (57265 votes)
|
3.42 (512 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.
Suspiria
152 min | 2018 |
6.8 (56198 votes)
|
4.43 (572 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.

05.
Melancholia
135 min | 2011 |
7.2 (163804 votes)
|
4.99 (530 reviews)

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

06.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
161 min | 2013 |
7.8 (589413 votes)
|
5.64 (912 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.

07.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
153 min | 2009 |
7.6 (455824 votes)
|
5.47 (1023 reviews)

As Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) 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 (Ralph Fiennes') dark past.

08.
The Shape of Water
123 min | 2017 |
7.3 (355517 votes)
|
5.35 (1490 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 Cabin in the Woods
95 min | 2011 |
7.0 (365055 votes)
|
5.1 (1084 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.

10.
300
117 min | 2006 |
7.6 (720817 votes)
|
5.79 (1969 reviews)

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

11.
After the Dark
107 min | 2013 |
5.7 (20862 votes)
|
3.91 (139 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.

12.
The Dead Don't Die
104 min | 2019 |
5.5 (45418 votes)
|
3.76 (927 reviews)

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

13.
Ted
106 min | 2012 |
6.9 (560796 votes)
|
5.17 (596 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 or his girlfriend, Lori.

14.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
99 min | 2010 |
5.6 (46209 votes)
|
3.89 (214 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.

15.
Annihilation
115 min | 2018 |
6.9 (269411 votes)
|
5.23 (1835 reviews)

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

16.
Highlander II: The Quickening
91 min | 1991 |
4.3 (42800 votes)
|
2.69 (203 reviews)

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

17.
The Tree of Life
139 min | 2011 |
6.8 (164865 votes)
|
5.19 (918 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.

18.
Premonition
96 min | 2007 |
5.9 (71611 votes)
|
4.33 (346 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.

19.
Dorian Gray
112 min | 2009 |
6.3 (59880 votes)
|
4.75 (136 reviews)

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

20.
Mine
106 min | 2016 |
5.9 (14938 votes)
|
4.39 (123 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.

21.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
144 min | 2014 |
7.4 (462745 votes)
|
5.9 (860 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.

22.
Exodus: Gods and Kings
150 min | 2014 |
6.0 (157145 votes)
|
4.55 (692 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.

23.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
141 min | 2019 |
6.6 (342441 votes)
|
5.16 (7304 reviews)

The surviving members of the resistance face the First Order once again, and the legendary conflict between the Jedi and the Sith reaches its peak bringing the Skywalker saga to its end.

24.
The Lighthouse
109 min | 2019 |
7.6 (115665 votes)
|
6.16 (1010 reviews)

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

25.
Robin Hood
116 min | 2018 |
5.3 (60003 votes)
|
3.9 (1032 reviews)

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

26.
300: Rise of an Empire
102 min | 2014 |
6.2 (275933 votes)
|
4.81 (530 reviews)

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

27.
A Wrinkle in Time
109 min | 2018 |
4.2 (39674 votes)
|
2.82 (879 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.

28.
The Vast of Night
91 min | 2019 |
6.7 (16958 votes)
|
5.32 (404 reviews)

In the twilight of the 1950s, on one fateful night in New Mexico, young switchboard operator Fay and charismatic radio DJ Everett discover a strange audio frequency that could change their small town and the future forever.

29.
This Is the End
107 min | 2013 |
6.6 (377206 votes)
|
5.23 (710 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.

30.
Clash of the Titans
106 min | 2010 |
5.8 (266511 votes)
|
4.43 (650 reviews)

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

31.
Apostle
130 min | 2018 |
6.3 (39806 votes)
|
4.97 (418 reviews)

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

32.
Holy Motors
115 min | 2012 |
7.1 (40377 votes)
|
5.79 (130 reviews)

From dawn to dusk, a few hours in the shadowy life of a mystic man named Monsieur Oscar.

33.
Avengers: Endgame
181 min | 2019 |
8.4 (745056 votes)
|
7.09 (8056 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.

34.
X-Men: The Last Stand
104 min | 2006 |
6.7 (474234 votes)
|
5.4 (1856 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.

35.
Down to Earth
87 min | 2001 |
5.5 (21344 votes)
|
4.2 (79 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.

36.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
138 min | 2007 |
7.5 (491744 votes)
|
6.22 (1103 reviews)

With their warning about Lord Voldemort's (Ralph Fiennes') return scoffed at, Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) and Dumbledore (Sir Michael Gambon) are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.

37.
Beasts of the Southern Wild
93 min | 2012 |
7.3 (79708 votes)
|
6.07 (262 reviews)

Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.

38.
Grave Encounters 2
95 min | 2012 |
5.1 (22376 votes)
|
3.87 (125 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.

39.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
118 min | 2010 |
5.9 (173638 votes)
|
4.69 (463 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.

40.
Raw
99 min | 2016 |
7.0 (57380 votes)
|
5.81 (209 reviews)

A young woman, studying to be a vet, develops a craving for human flesh.

41.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
106 min | 2013 |
5.8 (108070 votes)
|
4.64 (227 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.

42.
Immortals
110 min | 2011 |
6.0 (158469 votes)
|
4.84 (367 reviews)

Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity.

43.
Suicide Squad
123 min | 2016 |
6.0 (583778 votes)
|
4.85 (2203 reviews)

A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

44.
Good Luck Chuck
96 min | 2007 |
5.6 (84571 votes)
|
4.45 (162 reviews)

In order to keep the woman of his dreams from falling for another guy, Charlie Logan has to break the curse that has made him wildly popular with single women: Sleep with Charlie once, and the next man you meet will be your true love.

45.
The Addams Family
86 min | 2019 |
5.8 (22736 votes)
|
4.66 (274 reviews)

The eccentrically macabre family moves to a bland suburb where Wednesday Addams' friendship with the daughter of a hostile and conformist local reality show host exacerbates conflict between the families.

46.
Artemis Fowl
95 min | 2020 |
4.1 (15998 votes)
|
2.98 (799 reviews)

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

47.
A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
101 min | 2014 |
7.0 (15913 votes)
|
5.9 (51 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.

48.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
166 min | 2008 |
7.8 (573836 votes)
|
6.71 (881 reviews)

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with consequences.

49.
Halloween
109 min | 2007 |
6.1 (106852 votes)
|
5.01 (1115 reviews)

After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution and immediately returns to Haddonfield to find his baby sister, Laurie.

50.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
142 min | 2004 |
7.9 (530691 votes)
|
6.82 (1126 reviews)

Harry Potter, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who poses a dangerous threat to the young wizard.