Top 50 underrated fantasy movies

01.
Like Mike
99 min | 2002 |
5.3 (19416 votes)
|
8.05 (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.
Aquamarine
110 min | 2006 |
5.4 (38554 votes)
|
8.14 (146 reviews)

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

03.
Supergirl
124 min | 1984 |
4.4 (19281 votes)
|
6.93 (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.

04.
Kazaam
93 min | 1996 |
3.0 (23312 votes)
|
5.51 (85 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 (77080 votes)
|
7.39 (100 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.
Harry and the Hendersons
110 min | 1987 |
6.0 (31976 votes)
|
8.4 (49 reviews)

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

07.
Drop Dead Fred
103 min | 1991 |
5.9 (27328 votes)
|
8.29 (155 reviews)

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

08.
Peter Pan
113 min | 2003 |
6.8 (67773 votes)
|
9.17 (371 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 (91154 votes)
|
7.7 (172 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)
|
8.47 (98 reviews)

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

12.
Angels in the Outfield
102 min | 1994 |
6.2 (29766 votes)
|
8.34 (49 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.

13.
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.

14.
Branded
106 min | 2012 |
4.7 (8722 votes)
|
6.78 (88 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.

15.
L.A. Story
95 min | 1991 |
6.7 (29777 votes)
|
8.76 (85 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 (16140 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 (75292 votes)
|
8.44 (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 (112742 votes)
|
5.42 (609 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.
The Shaggy Dog
98 min | 2006 |
4.4 (18375 votes)
|
6.36 (83 reviews)

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

20.
Xanadu
96 min | 1980 |
5.3 (12357 votes)
|
7.23 (234 reviews)

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

21.
The Visitors
107 min | 1993 |
7.1 (32111 votes)
|
9.0 (62 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.

22.
Conan the Barbarian
129 min | 1982 |
6.9 (139598 votes)
|
8.77 (350 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.
Mortal Kombat
101 min | 1995 |
5.8 (111443 votes)
|
7.67 (302 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.

24.
An American Carol
83 min | 2008 |
4.1 (9351 votes)
|
5.96 (204 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.

25.
Mannequin
90 min | 1987 |
5.9 (29926 votes)
|
7.74 (100 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.

26.
Zombeavers
77 min | 2014 |
4.8 (17216 votes)
|
6.64 (133 reviews)

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

27.
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.

28.
Ernest Saves Christmas
95 min | 1988 |
5.7 (10119 votes)
|
7.53 (38 reviews)

Ernest helps Santa Claus as he searches for his successor.

29.
Three Wishes for Cinderella
86 min | 1973 |
7.8 (8581 votes)
|
9.61 (46 reviews)

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

30.
Freaky Friday
97 min | 2003 |
6.2 (127826 votes)
|
8.0 (229 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.

31.
Masters of the Universe
106 min | 1987 |
5.4 (37928 votes)
|
7.18 (181 reviews)

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

32.
The Sea of Trees
110 min | 2015 |
6.1 (14375 votes)
|
7.88 (115 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.
Heart and Souls
104 min | 1993 |
7.0 (16505 votes)
|
8.76 (60 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.

35.
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.

36.
Hercules in New York
92 min | 1970 |
3.3 (17196 votes)
|
5.02 (123 reviews)

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

37.
Powder
111 min | 1995 |
6.6 (28833 votes)
|
8.31 (119 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.

38.
Haunter
97 min | 2013 |
5.9 (16749 votes)
|
7.57 (86 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.
Switch
103 min | 1991 |
5.8 (8866 votes)
|
7.46 (36 reviews)

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

40.
A Chinese Ghost Story
98 min | 1987 |
7.5 (8440 votes)
|
9.16 (44 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.

41.
Oh, God!
98 min | 1977 |
6.6 (8679 votes)
|
8.26 (59 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.

42.
Death Becomes Her
104 min | 1992 |
6.6 (107519 votes)
|
8.24 (185 reviews)

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

43.
Stay Tuned
88 min | 1992 |
6.3 (10637 votes)
|
7.93 (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.

44.
Krull
121 min | 1983 |
6.1 (30851 votes)
|
7.73 (170 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.

45.
Splash
111 min | 1984 |
6.3 (70708 votes)
|
7.93 (92 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.

46.
Somewhere in Time
103 min | 1980 |
7.2 (27345 votes)
|
8.82 (238 reviews)

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

47.
The Mask
101 min | 1994 |
6.9 (354381 votes)
|
8.51 (264 reviews)

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

48.
The Santa Clause 2
104 min | 2002 |
5.7 (52139 votes)
|
7.3 (91 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.

49.
Addams Family Values
94 min | 1993 |
6.8 (83440 votes)
|
8.4 (129 reviews)

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

50.
Return to Oz
113 min | 1985 |
6.7 (25241 votes)
|
8.28 (178 reviews)

Dorothy, saved from a psychiatric experiment by a mysterious girl, is somehow called back to Oz when a vain witch and the Nome King destroy everything that makes the magical land beautiful.

Top 50 overrated fantasy movies

01.
Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
152 min | 2017 |
7.0 (577170 votes)
|
3.18 (6858 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 |
7.8 (872583 votes)
|
4.15 (4861 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 (63032 votes)
|
3.32 (549 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 |
6.7 (65019 votes)
|
4.4 (641 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 (171335 votes)
|
4.92 (570 reviews)

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

06.
Ghostbusters
117 min | 2016 |
6.6 (207857 votes)
|
4.45 (2273 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.

07.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
161 min | 2013 |
7.8 (611251 votes)
|
5.66 (936 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 (383007 votes)
|
5.27 (1572 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.
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
153 min | 2009 |
7.6 (487625 votes)
|
5.57 (1060 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.

10.
The Witches
106 min | 2020 |
5.3 (28280 votes)
|
3.37 (822 reviews)

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

11.
Wonder Woman 1984
151 min | 2020 |
5.4 (207385 votes)
|
3.5 (6461 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.

12.
The Cabin in the Woods
95 min | 2011 |
7.0 (383528 votes)
|
5.13 (1171 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.

13.
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
99 min | 2010 |
5.6 (47307 votes)
|
3.78 (220 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.

14.
A Fall from Grace
120 min | 2020 |
5.9 (12985 votes)
|
4.09 (388 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.

15.
300
117 min | 2006 |
7.6 (739887 votes)
|
5.89 (2032 reviews)

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

16.
Annihilation
115 min | 2018 |
6.8 (288891 votes)
|
5.11 (1947 reviews)

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

17.
The Future
91 min | 2011 |
6.2 (8224 votes)
|
4.52 (65 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.

18.
The Dead Don't Die
104 min | 2019 |
5.5 (60015 votes)
|
3.86 (1128 reviews)

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

19.
Mine
106 min | 2016 |
5.9 (16069 votes)
|
4.29 (135 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.

20.
After the Dark
107 min | 2013 |
5.7 (21507 votes)
|
4.1 (154 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.

21.
Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
141 min | 2019 |
6.6 (390009 votes)
|
5.0 (7699 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.

22.
The Tree of Life
139 min | 2011 |
6.8 (169916 votes)
|
5.24 (938 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.

23.
Ted
106 min | 2012 |
6.9 (577422 votes)
|
5.39 (620 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.

24.
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
144 min | 2014 |
7.4 (484162 votes)
|
5.9 (888 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.

25.
Premonition
96 min | 2007 |
5.9 (73872 votes)
|
4.41 (368 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.

26.
Highlander II: The Quickening
91 min | 1991 |
4.2 (44112 votes)
|
2.73 (210 reviews)

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

27.
Personal Shopper
105 min | 2016 |
6.1 (37187 votes)
|
4.64 (215 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 Craft: Legacy
97 min | 2020 |
4.4 (8558 votes)
|
2.94 (336 reviews)

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

29.
In Fabric
118 min | 2018 |
6.2 (9474 votes)
|
4.76 (140 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.

30.
A Wrinkle in Time
109 min | 2018 |
4.2 (42029 votes)
|
2.78 (923 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.

31.
Exodus: Gods and Kings
150 min | 2014 |
6.0 (161449 votes)
|
4.58 (710 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.

32.
Robin Hood
116 min | 2018 |
5.3 (66871 votes)
|
3.89 (1121 reviews)

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

33.
The Lighthouse
109 min | 2019 |
7.5 (155205 votes)
|
6.1 (1249 reviews)

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

34.
Down to Earth
87 min | 2001 |
5.5 (21526 votes)
|
4.12 (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.

35.
The Vast of Night
91 min | 2019 |
6.7 (32161 votes)
|
5.33 (638 reviews)

One night in New Mexico, in the late 1950s, a switchboard operator and radio DJ discover a strange audio frequency which could change the future forever.

36.
Clash of the Titans
106 min | 2010 |
5.8 (273062 votes)
|
4.44 (667 reviews)

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

37.
The Little Mermaid
85 min | 2018 |
4.2 (8402 votes)
|
2.84 (302 reviews)

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

38.
Holy Motors
115 min | 2012 |
7.1 (42480 votes)
|
5.74 (139 reviews)

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

39.
Avengers: Endgame
181 min | 2019 |
8.4 (881136 votes)
|
7.09 (8470 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.

40.
300: Rise of an Empire
102 min | 2014 |
6.2 (284665 votes)
|
4.9 (554 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.

41.
X-Men: The Last Stand
104 min | 2006 |
6.7 (489343 votes)
|
5.4 (1876 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.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
118 min | 2010 |
5.9 (179555 votes)
|
4.61 (478 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.

43.
Apostle
130 min | 2018 |
6.3 (45761 votes)
|
5.02 (462 reviews)

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

44.
This Is the End
107 min | 2013 |
6.6 (389476 votes)
|
5.35 (740 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.

45.
Grave Encounters 2
98 min | 2012 |
5.1 (22992 votes)
|
3.86 (135 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.

46.
The Stand
510 min | 2020 |
5.5 (19017 votes)
|
4.27 (482 reviews)

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

47.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
138 min | 2007 |
7.5 (523005 votes)
|
6.29 (1137 reviews)

With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.

48.
Holidays
105 min | 2016 |
5.1 (10518 votes)
|
3.91 (91 reviews)

'Holidays' is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time by challenging our folklore, traditions and assumptions.

49.
Artemis Fowl
95 min | 2020 |
4.2 (24386 votes)
|
3.02 (980 reviews)

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

50.
Raw
99 min | 2016 |
7.0 (62638 votes)
|
5.84 (235 reviews)

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