20 Movies Like Little Monsters

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Monsters, Inc.

Monsters, Inc.
Monsters, Inc.
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 15 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Pete Docter, Jill Culton, Jeff Pidgeon
Actors: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Mary Gibbs
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Monsters, Inc. movie is about a world where monsters generate power by scaring children, but when a little girl accidentally enters their world, two monsters must find a way to return her home while discovering the power of laughter.

The Monster Squad

The Monster Squad
The Monster Squad
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 82 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Shane Black, Fred Dekker
Actors: Andre Gower, Robby Kiger, Stephen Macht
Language: English, German
Country: United States
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“The Monster Squad” is a 1987 horror comedy film about a group of young kids who form a club to battle classic monsters like Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster, and the Wolfman, who are trying to take over the world. With the help of an ancient amulet, they must save their town from the creatures of the night.

Monster House

Monster House
Monster House
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Dan Harmon, Rob Schrab, Pamela Pettler
Actors: Mitchel Musso, Sam Lerner, Spencer Locke
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Monster House” is an animated film about three kids who discover that their neighbor’s house is actually a living, haunted monster. They must team up to stop the house from devouring anyone who comes near it.

Monsters University

Monsters University
Monsters University
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 9 wins & 58 nominations total
Writer: Dan Scanlon, Daniel Gerson, Robert L. Baird
Actors: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi
Language: English
Country: United States, Japan
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“Monsters University” is a Pixar animated film that follows the story of Mike and Sulley, two mismatched monsters who meet in college and become unlikely friends as they navigate the challenges of scaring and the ups and downs of university life. Together, they join a fraternity and compete in the Scare Games to prove themselves as top scarers.

Hotel Transylvania

Hotel Transylvania
Hotel Transylvania
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 2 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: Peter Baynham, Robert Smigel, Todd Durham
Actors: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“Hotel Transylvania” is an animated comedy film about a hotel run by Dracula, where monsters go to relax away from humans. When a human accidentally stumbles upon the hotel, chaos ensues as Dracula tries to keep the human’s presence a secret from the other monsters.

The Addams Family

The Addams Family
The Addams Family
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Charles Addams, Caroline Thompson, Larry Wilson
Actors: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd
Language: English, Italian, French
Country: United States
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The Addams Family movie is about the eccentric and macabre Addams family as they face off against a reality TV host while preparing for a family reunion.

The Witches

The Witches
The Witches
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award3 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Roald Dahl, Allan Scott
Actors: Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Jasen Fisher
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Witches” is a fantasy film based on Roald Dahl’s novel, following a young boy who discovers a secret society of witches planning to turn children into mice. With the help of his grandmother, he must find a way to stop them before it’s too late.

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 76 min
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 7 wins & 17 nominations total
Writer: Tim Burton, Michael McDowell, Caroline Thompson
Actors: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Nightmare Before Christmas” is a stop-motion animated film about Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, who discovers Christmas Town and decides to take over the holiday, leading to unexpected consequences and a journey of self-discovery.

ParaNorman

ParaNorman
ParaNorman
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 19 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: Chris Butler
Actors: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Language: Latin, English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Canada
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The ParaNorman movie is about a young boy named Norman who has the ability to communicate with the dead. When his town is plagued by a centuries-old curse, Norman must use his unique gift to save his community from destruction.

Goosebumps

Goosebumps
Goosebumps
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Darren Lemke, Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski
Actors: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States, Australia
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The Goosebumps movie is about a teenager named Zach who accidentally unleashes the monsters from R.L. Stine’s books, and together with Stine and his daughter, they must work to capture and contain the creatures before they wreak havoc on the town.

Gremlins

Gremlins
Gremlins
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 8 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Chris Columbus
Actors: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Gremlins” is a horror-comedy film about a young man who receives a mysterious creature as a pet, but after breaking three important rules, the creature spawns evil and mischievous gremlins that wreak havoc on a small town during Christmas.

The Haunted Mansion

The Haunted Mansion
The Haunted Mansion
Internet Movie Database: 5.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 13%
Metacritic: 34/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: David Berenbaum
Actors: Eddie Murphy, Marsha Thomason, Jennifer Tilly
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Haunted Mansion movie is about a real estate agent and his family who visit a haunted mansion, where they encounter ghosts and unravel the mystery of its past in order to break a curse and escape the supernatural realm.”

Casper

Casper
Casper
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Awards: 5 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Joseph Oriolo, Sherri Stoner, Deanna Oliver
Actors: Bill Pullman, Christina Ricci, Cathy Moriarty
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Casper movie is about a friendly ghost named Casper who befriends a young girl and her father, as they try to uncover the mysteries of their haunted mansion while dealing with a trio of mischievous ghosts.

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus
Hocus Pocus
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Awards: 2 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: David Kirschner, Mick Garris, Neil Cuthbert
Actors: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Hocus Pocus” is a Halloween-themed comedy film about three witches who are resurrected in modern-day Salem, Massachusetts and wreak havoc as they attempt to regain their youth by stealing the life force of children. A group of teenagers must stop them before they can carry out their evil plan.

The Spiderwick Chronicles

The Spiderwick Chronicles
The Spiderwick Chronicles
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Karey Kirkpatrick, David Berenbaum, John Sayles
Actors: Freddie Highmore, Sarah Bolger, David Strathairn
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Spiderwick Chronicles movie is about three siblings who discover a hidden world of magical creatures after finding a mysterious book in their new old house. They must protect the book from evil forces while uncovering the secrets of their family’s past.

Coraline

Coraline
Coraline
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: Henry Selick, Neil Gaiman
Actors: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“Coraline” is an animated dark fantasy film about a young girl who discovers a secret door in her new home, leading her to an alternate world where everything seems perfect, but turns out to be sinister and dangerous. She must navigate through this twisted parallel reality to save herself and her family.

Scooby-Doo

Scooby-Doo
Scooby-Doo
Internet Movie Database: 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 35/100
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Runtime: 86 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Awards: 5 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: James Gunn, Craig Titley, William Hanna
Actors: Matthew Lillard, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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The Scooby-Doo movie follows the adventures of Scooby-Doo and his gang as they solve mysteries involving supernatural creatures, using their detective skills and humor to uncover the truth behind the spooky events.

Monster Trucks

Monster Trucks
Monster Trucks
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Derek Connolly, Matthew Robinson, Jonathan Aibel
Actors: Lucas Till, Jane Levy, Thomas Lennon
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Monster Trucks movie is about a high school senior who discovers a unique creature with a talent for powering vehicles, and together they form an unlikely friendship while evading those who want to capture the creature for their own gain.

The Boxtrolls

The Boxtrolls
The Boxtrolls
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 61 nominations total
Writer: Irena Brignull, Adam Pava, Alan Snow
Actors: Ben Kingsley, Jared Harris, Nick Frost
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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The Boxtrolls is a stop-motion animated film that follows the story of a young orphan boy named Eggs, who is raised by a group of quirky underground creatures called Boxtrolls. Together, they must save their community from an evil exterminator who wants to eradicate the Boxtrolls and take over the town.

The BFG

The BFG
The BFG
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award4 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Melissa Mathison, Roald Dahl
Actors: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United Kingdom, India, United States
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“The BFG” is a fantasy adventure film based on Roald Dahl’s novel. It follows the story of a young girl named Sophie who befriends a friendly giant known as the BFG and together they embark on a journey to stop the other evil giants from devouring children.

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