20 Movies Like Wednesday Addams

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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 conniving reality TV host who threatens to expose their unique lifestyle, while also trying to navigate the challenges of being ‘normal’ in the modern world.”

Addams Family Values

Addams Family Values
Addams Family Values
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Charles Addams, Paul Rudnick
Actors: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Addams Family Values” is a comedy film that follows the eccentric Addams family as they navigate the challenges of a new baby and the arrival of a conniving nanny who plots to steal the family’s fortune. The film explores themes of love, acceptance, and the importance of staying true to oneself.

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, Japan
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“Coraline” is a stop-motion animated film about a young girl who discovers a secret door in her new home that leads to an alternate version of her life. As she explores this parallel world, she soon realizes that it is not as perfect as it seems and must find a way to escape before it traps her forever.

The Little Vampire

The Little Vampire
The Little Vampire
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Angela Sommer-Bodenburg, Karey Kirkpatrick, Larry Wilson
Actors: Jonathan Lipnicki, Rollo Weeks, Richard E. Grant
Language: English
Country: Germany, Netherlands, United States
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“The Little Vampire movie is about a young boy named Tony who befriends a vampire named Rudolph. Together, they embark on an adventure to save Rudolph’s family from an evil vampire hunter.”

Matilda

Matilda
Matilda
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Roald Dahl, Nicholas Kazan, Robin Swicord
Actors: Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman, Mara Wilson
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Matilda movie is about a young girl with extraordinary intelligence and telekinetic powers who uses her abilities to navigate the challenges of her oppressive home life and take on a tyrannical headmistress at her school.

Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands
Edward Scissorhands
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: Tim Burton, Caroline Thompson
Actors: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Edward Scissorhands” is a dark fantasy film about a gentle, artificial man with scissors for hands who is taken in by a suburban family and struggles to fit into their society, leading to both heartwarming and tragic consequences.”

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 and obnoxious ghost named Beetlejuice to help them scare away the new living occupants of their former home. Chaos ensues as Beetlejuice’s antics escalate and the couple must find a way to regain control of their afterlife.

Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows
Dark Shadows
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 35%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 2 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Seth Grahame-Smith, John August, Dan Curtis
Actors: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia, United Kingdom
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The Dark Shadows movie is about a vampire named Barnabas Collins who awakens after being buried for 200 years and returns to his ancestral home, where he must navigate the challenges of the modern world while dealing with his dysfunctional family and a vengeful witch.

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 about Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, who stumbles upon Christmas Town and becomes obsessed with bringing Christmas to his own spooky domain, leading to chaos and confusion as he tries to understand the true meaning of Christmas.

The Craft

The Craft
The Craft
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 57%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Peter Filardi, Andrew Fleming
Actors: Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“The Craft” is a 1996 supernatural horror film about a group of four teenage girls who form a coven and use witchcraft to seek power and revenge, but their actions spiral out of control, leading to dangerous consequences for themselves and those around them.

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, United States, France, Italy
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“The Others” is a psychological horror film about a mother and her two children who live in a secluded mansion, believing they are haunted by mysterious entities. As they uncover dark secrets, their reality becomes increasingly twisted and unsettling.

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 the orphanage where she was raised, only to discover dark secrets and supernatural occurrences that threaten her and her family. As she investigates the mysterious events, she unravels a tragic history and must confront the vengeful spirits haunting the orphanage.

Carrie

Carrie
Carrie
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Stephen King, Lawrence D. Cohen
Actors: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Carrie movie is about a high school outcast with telekinetic powers who seeks revenge on her tormentors after a humiliating prank at prom goes horribly wrong. It explores themes of bullying, revenge, and the consequences of unchecked power.

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 named Oskar who befriends a mysterious girl named Eli, who turns out to be a vampire. As their bond deepens, they navigate the complexities of friendship, love, and survival in a dark and brutal world.

The Babadook

The Babadook
The Babadook
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 56 wins & 64 nominations
Writer: Jennifer Kent
Actors: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall
Language: English
Country: Australia, Canada
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“The Babadook” is a psychological horror film about a single mother who becomes tormented by a sinister children’s book character that manifests in her life. As the supernatural presence grows stronger, she must confront her own fears and protect her son from the malevolent entity.

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 post-Civil War Spain, following a young girl named Ofelia who escapes into a mythical labyrinth to cope with the harsh reality of her life and the brutalities of war. As she navigates the labyrinth, she encounters magical creatures and faces dangerous tasks, ultimately blurring the lines between fantasy and reality.

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 romance film about a young writer who is swept into a dark and mysterious world when she marries a charming but enigmatic man and moves into his decaying mansion filled with supernatural secrets.”

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Awards: 2 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Ransom Riggs, Jane Goldman
Actors: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Belgium, Canada
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The Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children movie is about a young boy who discovers a hidden world of children with extraordinary abilities and must protect them from dangerous creatures. He joins forces with them to uncover secrets about his own peculiar heritage and save their home from destruction.

A Series of Unfortunate Events

A Series of Unfortunate Events
A Series of Unfortunate Events
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 28 nominations total
Writer: Robert Gordon, Daniel Handler
Actors: Jim Carrey, Jude Law, Meryl Streep
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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The A Series of Unfortunate Events movie is about three orphaned siblings who are relentlessly pursued by their villainous relative Count Olaf as they uncover the secrets behind their parents’ mysterious death. In a series of darkly humorous and unfortunate events, the siblings navigate various eccentric guardians while trying to protect their fortune and unravel the truth about their family.

Maleficent

Maleficent
Maleficent
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 44 nominations total
Writer: Linda Woolverton, Charles Perrault, Milt Banta
Actors: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley
Language: English
Country: United States, India, Canada, Italy, United Kingdom, Zambia
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Maleficent is a fantasy film that tells the untold story of the iconic Disney villain, exploring her journey from a pure-hearted fairy to a vengeful sorceress. It delves into themes of betrayal, redemption, and the power of true love.

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