Phreekshow's "Creepy Crawlies" List

This is a list of films that I have seen featuring Insects, bugs, worms and all kinds of creepy crawlies!
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1.
Starship Troopers (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Humans in a fascistic, militaristic future do battle with giant alien bugs in a fight for survival. (129 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
 
2.
The Fly (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A brilliant but eccentric scientist begins to transform into a giant man/fly hybrid after one of his experiments goes horribly wrong. (96 mins.)
 
3.
Naked Lunch (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
 
4.
Phase IV (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Desert ants suddenly form a collective intelligence and begin to wage war on the desert inhabitants... (84 mins.)
Director: Saul Bass
 
5.
Bee Movie (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Barry B. Benson, a bee just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship blossoms, he discovers humans actually eat honey, and subsequently decides to sue them. (91 mins.)
 
6.
Evolution (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A fire-fighting cadet, two college professors, and a geeky but sexy government scientist work against an alien organism that has been rapidly evolving since its arrival on Earth inside a meteor. (101 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
 
7.
Mimic (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Three years ago, entomologist Dr. Susan Tyler genetically created an insect to kill cockroaches carrying a virulent disease. Now, the insects are out to destroy their only predator, mankind. (105 mins.)
 
8.
Joe's Apartment (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A nice guy has just moved to New York and discovers that he must share his run-down apartment with a couple thousand singing, dancing cockroaches. (80 mins.)
Director: John Payson
 
9.
The Swarm (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A huge swarm of deadly African bees spreads terror over American cities by killing thousands of people. (116 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
10.
A Sound of Thunder (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
When a scientist sent back to the prehistoric era strays off the path he causes a chain of events that alters history in disastrous ways. (101 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
11.
Mothra (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Shipwreck survivors are found on Beiru Island (Infanto tô), which was previously used for atomic tests... (101 mins.)
Director: Ishirô Honda
 
12.
The Deadly Mantis (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A giant prehistoric praying mantis, recently freed from the Arctic ice, voraciously preys on American military at the DEW Line and works its way south. (79 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
 
13.
Bugged (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Urban America calls on exterminators to wipe out the unwanted vermin. In BUGGED, the only unwanted vermin is the man... (82 mins.)
 
14.
Infested (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Horror tale of insects which eat their victims from the inside out. (84 mins.)
Director: Josh Olson
 
15.
Beginning of the End (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
Audrey Ames, an enterprising journalist, tries to get the scoop on giant grasshoppers accidentally created at the Illinois State experimental farm... (76 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
16.
The Food of the Gods (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A group of friends travel to a remote Canadian island to hunt, only to be attacked by giant killer animals which have populated the place. (88 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
17.
Centipede! (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
A group of cave explorers are menaced by giant centipedes. (93 mins.)
Director: Gregory Gieras
 
18.
Them! (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The earliest atomic tests in New Mexico cause common ants to mutate into giant man-eating monsters that threaten civilization. (94 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
 
19.
A Bug's Life (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe. (95 mins.)
 
20.
Antz (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A rather neurotic ant tries to break from his totalitarian society while trying to win the affection of the princess he loves. (83 mins.)
 
21.
The Ant Bully (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
After Lucas Nickle floods an ant colony with his watergun, he's magically shrunken down to insect size and sentenced to hard labor in the ruins. (88 mins.)
Director: John A. Davis
 
22.
The Scorpion King (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A desert warrior rises up against the evil army that is destroying his homeland. He captures the enemy's key sorcerer, takes her deep into the desert and prepares for a final showdown. (92 mins.)
Director: Chuck Russell
 
23.
Empire of the Ants (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
A con artist tries to sell bogus real estate deals in an area overrun by giant ants. (89 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
24.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Harry finds himself mysteriously selected as an under-aged competitor in a dangerous tournament between three schools of magic. (157 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
25.
Spider-Man (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family. (121 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
26.
Charlotte's Web (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A gentle and wise grey spider with a flair for promotion pledges to save a young pig from slaughter for dinner food. (94 mins.)
 
27.
Arachnid (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
A man is taken to a small clinic in Guam with mysterious bites on him. This sparks a search for what could have caused such wounds... (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
28.
Arachnophobia (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A species of South American killer spider hitches a lift to the U.S. in a coffin and starts to breed and kill. (103 mins.)
Director: Frank Marshall
 
29.
Eight Legged Freaks (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A variety of horrible poisonous spiders get exposed to a noxious chemical that causes them to grow to monumental proportions. (99 mins.)
Director: Ellory Elkayem
 
30.
The Angry Red Planet (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
One of only two survivors from a Martian expedition is so traumatized she doesn't remember the circumstances of the trip. (83 mins.)
Director: Ib Melchior
 
31.
976-EVIL (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Englund
 
32.
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
Giant spiders from another dimension invade Wisconsin. (84 mins.)
Director: Bill Rebane
 
33.
Men in Black (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extraterrestrial interactions on Earth. (98 mins.)
 
34.
The X Files (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Mulder and Scully must fight the government in a conspiracy and find the truth about an alien colonization of Earth. (121 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
 
35.
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them. (93 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
 
36.
The Wasp Woman (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A cosmetics queen develops a youth formula from jelly taken from queen wasps. She fails to anticipate the typical hoary side- effects. (73 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
 
37.
Squirm (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A storm causes some power lines to break and touch the ground, drawing millions of man-eating worms out of the earth, and into town where they quickly start munching on the locals. (92 mins.)
Director: Jeff Lieberman
 
38.
Matinee (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A small-time film promoter releases a kitschy horror film during the Cuban Missile Crisis. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
39.
Princess of Mars (2009 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
John Carter (Antonio Sabato Jr.) is some kind of lone soldier in the middle east who looks at everyone through the scope on his rifle... (93 mins.)
Director: Mark Atkins
 
40.
Tentacles (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
A mutated giant octopus wreaks havoc on a California seaside community. (102 mins.)
Director: Oliver Hellman
 
41.
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (2008 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
In Ancient Akkad, Mathayus grows up as the proud son of Ashur, a captain in the world-renowned military corps of Black Scorpions... (109 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
42.
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
43.
Galaxy of Terror (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
SciFi suspense thriller in which a rescue space ship crew meets up with horrors projected by their own imaginations. (81 mins.)
Director: B.D. Clark
 
44.
Popcorn (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A murderer begins killing off teenagers at a horrorthon they have organized in an abandoned theater. (91 mins.)
Director: Mark Herrier
 
45.
Mongolian Death Worm (2010 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
When an American oil company sets up an experimental drilling plant out in the vast deserts of Mongolia, they awaken a nest. The deadly creatures begin to breed and spread, devouring everyone in their path. (90 mins.)
 
46.
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Sean Anderson partners with his mom's husband on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island. (94 mins.)
Director: Brad Peyton
 
47.
Arachnoquake (2012 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
An earthquake triggers a brood of giant fire-breathing spiders to attack the city of New Orleans. (86 mins.)
Director: G.E. Furst