Movie Monsters

As long as there have been movies, there have been movie monsters. Some are scary (the Mummy, the shark in Jaws), some are silly (Harry in Harry and the Hendersons), and some are even cuddly (Sully in Monsters, Inc.). Whether your kids love a good scare or need something a little gentler, you're sure to find something monstrous on this list.

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The ultimate makeover story has strong, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(2011)
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Cute, kid-friendly monster movie; may scare sensitive kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
A big, Harry family adventure full of laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)
Homage to '50s alien flicks too intense for youngest kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
A riveting, funny, and suspenseful horror classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(2001)
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A comic horror movie classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(1997)
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This vintage classic is more funny than scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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Classic monster movie still electrifies.
On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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Violent but beloved old-school monster movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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Frightful fun for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(2006)
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Five-star movie could scare the pants off kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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Terrifyingly realistic dinos run amok in sci-fi landmark.
On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
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Dated but still extremely scary. Not for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
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South Korean creature feature is wild and witty.
On DVD/Streaming
(2007)