20 Movies Like Roja

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The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water
The Shape of Water
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 137 wins & 350 nominations total
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor
Actors: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon
Language: English, American Sign , Russian, French
Country: United States, Mexico
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“The Shape of Water” is a romantic fantasy film about a mute janitor who forms a unique bond with a mysterious amphibious creature being held captive in a government laboratory during the Cold War era. Together, they embark on a journey of love, empathy, and liberation.

Pan’s Labyrinth

Pan's Labyrinth
Pan's Labyrinth
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 98/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 109 wins & 115 nominations total
Writer: Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Ivana Baquero, Ariadna Gil, Sergi López
Language: Spanish
Country: Mexico, Spain
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“Pan’s Labyrinth” is a dark fantasy film set in 1944 Spain, following a young girl named Ofelia who escapes into a mythical labyrinth to cope with the harsh realities of her life under a brutal fascist regime. As she navigates through the maze, she encounters strange creatures and faces moral choices that blur the line between fantasy and reality, ultimately leading to a poignant exploration of the power of imagination and resilience in the face of oppression.

Crimson Peak

Crimson Peak
Crimson Peak
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 7 wins & 43 nominations
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Matthew Robbins
Actors: Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston
Language: English
Country: United States, Mexico
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“Crimson Peak” is a gothic horror film about a young woman who marries a mysterious man and moves into his decaying mansion, only to discover that the house is haunted by vengeful spirits. As she unravels the secrets of the house, she must confront her own dark past to survive.

Hellboy

Hellboy
Hellboy
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Peter Briggs, Mike Mignola
Actors: Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, Selma Blair
Language: English, Russian, German, Latin
Country: United States
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The Hellboy movie is about a half-demon superhero who works for a secret government organization, battling supernatural threats to save humanity from destruction. As he struggles with his own identity and purpose, Hellboy must confront ancient sorcerers and powerful creatures from folklore to prevent an apocalypse.

Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim
Pacific Rim
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award7 wins & 48 nominations total
Writer: Travis Beacham, Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi
Language: English, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin
Country: United States, Mexico
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The Pacific Rim movie is about a war between giant robots called Jaegers and colossal monsters known as Kaiju, who emerge from an interdimensional portal in the Pacific Ocean. The film follows the last efforts of humanity to save the world from the Kaiju threat by piloting the Jaegers.

Blade II

Blade II
Blade II
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 57%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 6 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Marv Wolfman, Gene Colan, David S. Goyer
Actors: Wesley Snipes, Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman
Language: English, Romanian, Czech
Country: United States, Germany
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“Blade II is a 2002 action-horror film about the half-vampire, half-human superhero Blade who forms an alliance with a group of vampires to combat a new breed of super-vampires called Reapers, threatening to wipe out both humans and vampires.”

The Devil’s Backbone

The Devil's Backbone
The Devil's Backbone
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 6 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Antonio Trashorras, David Muñoz
Actors: Marisa Paredes, Eduardo Noriega, Federico Luppi
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain, Mexico
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“The Devil’s Backbone” is a Spanish-language horror film set during the Spanish Civil War, where a young boy arrives at an orphanage haunted by the ghost of a deceased child. As he navigates the eerie atmosphere and uncovers dark secrets, he must confront both supernatural and human threats to survive.

Cronos

Cronos
Cronos
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 23 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Federico Luppi, Ron Perlman, Claudio Brook
Language: Spanish, English
Country: Mexico
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The Cronos movie is about an antique dealer who discovers a mysterious device that grants eternal life but at a terrible cost, leading to a battle between him and a wealthy and ruthless businessman who seeks the device for himself.

Mimic

Mimic
Mimic
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 3 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Donald A. Wollheim, Matthew Robbins, Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Mira Sorvino, Jeremy Northam, Alexander Goodwin
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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The movie “Mimic” is a science fiction horror film about genetically engineered insects that were created to combat a deadly disease but have now evolved to mimic and prey on humans. A group of scientists must find a way to stop the insects before they overrun humanity.

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
Internet Movie Database: 5.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Matthew Robbins, Nigel McKeand
Actors: Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, Bailee Madison
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia, Mexico
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“Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark” is a horror film about a young girl who moves into an old mansion with her father and his girlfriend, only to discover malevolent creatures living in the house’s basement. As the creatures become increasingly aggressive, she must fight to protect herself and her family from their sinister intentions.

The Orphanage

The Orphanage
The Orphanage
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 32 wins & 43 nominations
Writer: Sergio G. Sánchez
Actors: Belén Rueda, Fernando Cayo, Roger Príncep
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain, Mexico, France, Belgium
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“The Orphanage” is a Spanish horror film about a woman who returns to her childhood orphanage to reopen it as a home for disabled children, only to uncover dark secrets and supernatural occurrences that threaten her family.”

The Others

The Others
The Others
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 29 wins & 55 nominations total
Writer: Alejandro Amenábar
Actors: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Language: English
Country: Spain, France, United States
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a woman and her two children who live in a secluded mansion, believing that they are haunted by mysterious entities. As they unravel the secrets of their eerie existence, they discover a shocking truth that challenges their perception of reality.

The Fall

The Fall
The Fall
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
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Runtime: 21S min
Seasons: 3
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 9 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: Allan Cubitt
Actors: Gillian Anderson, Jamie Dornan, John Lynch
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Fall” is a fantasy film about a stuntman who tells a young girl a captivating story while they are both hospitalized, blurring the line between reality and imagination. As the story unfolds, the film explores themes of love, adventure, and the power of storytelling.

A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls
A Monster Calls
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Awards: 39 wins & 57 nominations
Writer: Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd
Actors: Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones
Language: English
Country: United States, Spain, United Kingdom
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“A Monster Calls” is a fantasy drama film about a young boy who copes with his mother’s illness by befriending a tree monster who tells him stories and helps him confront his fears and emotions. Through their interactions, the boy learns about love, loss, and the power of acceptance.

The City of Lost Children

The City of Lost Children
The City of Lost Children
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 5 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Gilles Adrien, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Marc Caro
Actors: Ron Perlman, Daniel Emilfork, Judith Vittet
Language: French, Cantonese
Country: France, Germany, Spain, Belgium, United States
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“The City of Lost Children” is a dark fantasy film set in a dystopian world where an evil scientist kidnaps children to steal their dreams. A strongman and a young orphan girl embark on a perilous journey to rescue the children and confront the scientist in order to restore hope and dreams to the city.

The Cell

The Cell
The Cell
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 40/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 29 nominations total
Writer: Mark Protosevich
Actors: Jennifer Lopez, Vince Vaughn, Vincent D'Onofrio
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“The Cell” is a psychological thriller about a psychologist who enters the minds of comatose patients to uncover the secrets of a serial killer’s latest victim, risking her own sanity in the process.”

Let the Right One In

Let the Right One In
Let the Right One In
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award76 wins & 58 nominations total
Writer: John Ajvide Lindqvist
Actors: Kåre Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar
Language: Swedish, Spanish
Country: Sweden, Norway, France
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“Let the Right One In” is a Swedish horror film about a young boy who befriends a mysterious girl who turns out to be a vampire. As their bond deepens, they navigate the challenges of friendship, love, and survival in a dark and brutal world.

The Dark Crystal

The Dark Crystal
The Dark Crystal
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award2 wins & 5 nominations total
Writer: David Odell, Jim Henson
Actors: Jim Henson, Kathryn Mullen, Frank Oz
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Dark Crystal” is a fantasy film set in a mystical world where two races, the Skeksis and the Gelflings, battle for control of a powerful crystal that holds the balance of their world. A young Gelfling embarks on a quest to restore harmony by finding the missing shard of the crystal and fulfilling a prophecy to end the tyranny of the Skeksis.

Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 7 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Michael McDowell, Larry Wilson, Warren Skaaren
Actors: Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Michael Keaton
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Beetlejuice” is a dark comedy film about a recently deceased couple who hire a mischievous ghost named Beetlejuice to help them scare away the new living occupants of their home. Chaos ensues as Beetlejuice’s antics spiral out of control, creating a hilarious and supernatural adventure.

Big Fish

Big Fish
Big Fish
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 69 nominations total
Writer: Daniel Wallace, John August
Actors: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States
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“Big Fish” is a fantasy drama film that tells the story of a son trying to unravel the truth behind his dying father’s tall tales and larger-than-life adventures. Through a series of magical and imaginative tales, the film explores the themes of love, family, and the power of storytelling.

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