Fantasy Films

By nkish23
  • The Cabbage Fairy

    Alice Guy-Blanche releases one of the first fantasy films created
  • A Trip to the Moon (Le Voyage dans la Lune)

    Georges Melies exhibits the fantasy film that brings him fame
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari)

    Robert Wiene uses German Expressionism to bring to life a silent horror and fantasy blend
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

    Walt Disney releases its first fantasy animation based on the classic fairy tale
  • The Wizard of Oz

    MGM releases the first color live-action film based on the series by L Frank Baum
  • Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et la Bete)

    Jean Cocteau releases the first adaptation of the classic fairy tale in France
  • Godzilla, King of the Monsters (Gojira)

    Japan releases the first version of Godzilla
  • Mary Poppins

    Disney releases one of the first animation and live-action hybrid films based on the novel by P.L. Travers
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones begin the advent of the Fantasy Comedy blend
  • The Castle of Cagliostro

    The first Hayao Miyazaki film released
  • The Princess Bride

    Rob Reiner's film has become a true cult classic ever since its initial release
  • Willow

    Ron Howard's first big hit has remained a cult classic ever since it was first released
  • The Santa Clause

    One of Disney's all-time Christmas favorites
  • Jumanji

    A Robin Williams classic that starts off with a board game
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    Another Ron Howard classic that reimagines a beloved Dr. Seuss's tale
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

    The first of eight films based off of the book series about a young wizard
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings

    One of the biggest fantasy movie franchises out there today, Peter Jackson takes JRR Tolkien's classic novels and brings them to life
  • Hero (Ying xiong)

    Though it may not seem like it, the film does take a fantastical turn through the use of color to tell the tales of how Jet Li's character "kills" three assassins
  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe

    Andrew Adamson takes CS Lewis' beloved children's series and adapts the second novel for the big screen
  • Pan's Labyrinth (El laberinto del fauno)

    Guillermo del Toro presents audiences with a dark fantasy tale that makes viewers question who is the real monster of the story
  • Coraline

    Based on the children's book by Neil Gaiman, this is the story of a young girl and the mysterious door in her home that leads her into a new and dangerous world
  • Tangled

    Disney's reimagined tale of Rapunzel comes with laughter, magic, and all-time favorite songs
  • Game of Thrones

    Though it's a TV show, it's one of the biggest fantasy shows out there based on George RR Martin's hit series
  • Into the Woods

    The Disney film based off of the musical by James Lapine combines several Grimm fairy tales and shows the consequences to wishes
  • Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

    Based off the series by Ransom Riggs, this film shows a hidden world of children with different affinities and the dangers that seek them out
  • How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    This trilogy of films that started back in 2010 brings Cressida Cowell's guides to how to train a dragon to life, starting off with how dragons are misunderstood beings and how one boy changes how dragons are perceived