Horror & Thriller Movies Involving Extraterrestrial Life

Movie Name Director Year Jump Count Jump Scare Rating Netflix (US)
10 Cloverfield Lane Dan Trachtenberg 2016 8 2.5 No
A Quiet Place Part II John Krasinski 2020 15 4.0 No
Alien Ridley Scott 1979 11 2.5 No
Alien 3 David Fincher 1992 14 2.5 No
Alien: Covenant Ridley Scott 2017 6 2.0 No
Alien: Resurrection Jean-Pierre Jeunet 1997 9 3.0 No
Aliens James Cameron 1986 13 3.0 No
Apollo 18 Gonzalo López-Gallego 2011 10 3.0 No
Arrival Denis Villeneuve 2016 3 0.5 No
Attack the Block Joe Cornish 2011 12 3.0 No
Banshee Chapter Blair Erickson 2013 22 5.0 No
Brightburn David Yarovesky 2019 20 3.5 No
Cloverfield Matt Reeves 2008 7 2.0 No
Color Out of Space Richard Stanley 2019 4 1.0 No
Communion Philippe Mora 1989 7 1.0 No
Dark Encounter Carl Strathie 2019 2 0.5 No
Dark Skies Scott Stewart 2013 11 2.5 No
Doom Andrzej Bartkowiak 2005 15 3.5 Yes
Dreamcatcher Lawrence Kasdan 2003 16 3.0 No
Europa Report Sebastián Cordero 2013 1 0.5 No
Extraterrestrial Colin Minihan 2014 30 4.5 No
Head Count Elle Callahan 2018 6 2.5 Yes
Honeymoon Leigh Janiak 2014 3 0.5 No
Horse Girl Jeff Baena 2020 1 0.5 Yes
Invasion of the Body Snatchers Philip Kaufman 1978 4 1.0 No
Life Daniel Espinosa 2017 8 2.0 No
Phoenix Forgotten Justin Barber 2017 0 0.0 No
Predator John McTiernan 1987 7 2.0 No
Prometheus Ridley Scott 2012 7 1.5 No
Psycho Goreman Steven Kostanski 2020 1 0.0 No
Signs M. Night Shyamalan 2002 8 2.0 No
Skinwalker Ranch Devin McGinn 2013 5 1.5 No
Slither James Gunn 2006 10 3.0 No
Species Roger Donaldson 1995 7 3.0 No
Sputnik Egor Abramenko 2020 3 0.5 No
Super 8 J.J. Abrams 2011 15 3.5 No
The Abyss James Cameron 1989 2 0.5 No
The Cloverfield Paradox Julius Onah 2018 8 3.0 Yes
The Faculty Robert Rodriguez 1998 11 3.0 No
The Forgotten Joseph Ruben 2004 7 3.0 No
The Fourth Kind Olatunde Osunsanmi 2009 3 1.0 No
The Gracefield Incident Mathieu Ratthe 2017 10 2.5 No
The McPherson Tape Dean Alioto 1989 0 0.0 No
The Predator Shane Black 2018 6 1.5 No
The Suicide Squad James Gunn 2021 3 1.0 No
The Thing Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. 2011 7 2.5 No
The Thing John Carpenter 1982 7 2.0 No
The Vast of Night Andrew Patterson 2020 0 0.0 No