Most Popular Praying Mantis Movies and TV Shows
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1. The Golden Compass (2007)
PG-13 | 113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.
Votes: 173,096 | Gross: $70.11M
2. A Bug's Life (1998)
G | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
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.
Votes: 253,880 | Gross: $162.80M
3. Coraline (2009)
PG | 100 min | Animation, Drama, Family
An adventurous 11-year-old girl finds another world that is a strangely idealized version of her frustrating home, but it has sinister secrets.
Votes: 183,775 | Gross: $75.29M
4. Goosebumps (2015)
PG | 103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R. L. Stine after the writer's imaginary demons are set free on the town of Madison, Delaware.
Votes: 75,847 | Gross: $80.08M
6. Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to home.
Votes: 123,076 | Gross: $143.53M
7. Antz (1998)
PG | 83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A rather neurotic ant tries to break from his totalitarian society while trying to win the affection of the princess he loves.
Votes: 141,603 | Gross: $90.76M
9. Nine Months (1995)
PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Romance
When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Votes: 33,937 | Gross: $69.70M
11. Dracula 3D (2012)
Not Rated | 110 min | Horror, Romance, Thriller
Asia Argento stars in horror legend Dario Argento's sexy spin on the classic tale about the sharp-toothed count who craves human blood.
Votes: 3,819 | Gross: $0.01M
12. The Reaping (2007)
R | 99 min | Horror, Thriller
A former Christian missionary, who specializes in debunking religious phenomena, investigates a small town which seems to be suffering from the 10 biblical plagues.
Votes: 41,128 | Gross: $25.12M
13. The Science of Sleep (2006)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is love-struck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.
Votes: 66,345 | Gross: $4.66M
14. Meet the Applegates (1990)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Modeling themselves after an idyllic cookie-cutter suburban 1950s family, a colony of insects move from South America into the United States with the intent of getting access to the nation's nuclear resources.
Votes: 2,047 | Gross: $0.49M
15. Black Moon (1975)
R | 95 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
To escape a gender war, a girl flees to a remote farmhouse and becomes part of an extensive family's unusual, perhaps even supernatural, lifestyle.
16. What Is It? (2005)
Unrated | 72 min | Drama
What Is It? is a bewildering, unnerving, surreal, blackly comic film from the visionary mind of Crispin Glover that tells the inner and outer struggles of a young man facing villains and demons on multiple planes.
17. The Better Angels (2014)
PG | 95 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of Abraham Lincoln's childhood in the harsh wilderness of Indiana and the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him for ever and the two women who guided him to immortality.
18. The Deadly Mantis (1957)
Approved | 79 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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.
19. All Monsters Attack (1969)
G | 70 min | Action, Adventure, Family
A bullied schoolboy dreams of traveling to Monster Island, where he befriends Godzilla's son, who is also having bully troubles.
20. A Minuscule Adventure (2018)
92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When the first snow falls in the valley, it is urgent to prepare its reserves for the winter. Alas, during the operation, a small ladybug is trapped in a box - to the Caribbean. One solution: reform the shock team.
21. Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five (2008 Video)
TV-PG | 25 min | Animation, Short, Action
Ordered to teach a martial arts class of rambunctious bunny kittens, Po tells stories of each of the Furious Five's pasts.
22. Mysterious Island (2005 TV Movie)
172 min | Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
To escape evils of the Civil War, Cyrus removes his small family and random war prisoners by way of hot air balloon. Once landing on an island, the group finds they are surrounded by danger... See full summary »
23. What lies within (2014)
Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A married couple decide to spend a weekend in a remote cabin, but the romantic journey takes a turn for the worst, when a sneaking suspicion becomes pure madness.
24. Anima persa (1977)
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Bizarre events keep occurring in an old mansion in Venezia, and it's soon obvious that something mysterious is up in the attic.
25. Tang lang (1978)
R | 96 min | Action, Drama
Shaolin Mantis (Orig. Tang lang) is a 1978 Shaw Brothers film directed by Lau Kar-leung. Starring David Chiang and Liu Chia Hui. Shaolin Mantis tells the story of a man who learns martial arts by observing a praying mantis.
28. Mantis Fists and Tiger Claws of Shaolin (1977)
100 min | Action, Drama, Horror
When the local thugs harass a restaurant owner's daughter Shuang Shuang (Choi Chuk-Guen), a newcomer Pai (John Cheung) fends them off. When Pai goes off to the local brothel to find his ... See full summary »
29. Santo Bugito (1995)
52 min | Animation, Comedy, Musical
In Santo Bugito, a border town of anthropomorphic insects between Texas and Mexico, ant Carmen and her ant husband run a restaurant where their odd insect regulars relax and share their misadventures.
31. Nigel Marven's Cruise Ship Adventures (2015–2016)
60 min | Documentary
Aboard a luxurious cruise liner, wildlife aficionado, Nigel Marven, ventures out on the open seas, to discover along with audacious passengers the amazing nature that awaits outside the port of six stunning destinations.
Star: Nigel Marven
32. The Bushbaby (1969)
G | 100 min | Adventure, Drama, History
The young daughter of a park ranger in Tanzania is distressed to learn that she and her father must permanently return to England, thus separating her from the one thing she loves most, a ... See full summary »
33. Nature's Half Acre (1951)
Passed | 33 min | Documentary, Short, Family
The variety of wildlife in a meadow - particularly insects and flowers - is observed over the course of a year, through the use of microphotography and time-lapse photography.
37. The Deadly Mantis (1966)
9 min | Sci-Fi, Short
In the Arctic, an earthquake breaks apart a glacier, and from within emerges a giant praying mantis, which takes to the air. It flies over a village of terrified Eskimos, attacks a remote ... See full summary »
38. Mantis Religiosa, Vision of the Dance (2013)
Praying Mantis tells the story of a lost kid in the middle of the Bolivian salt desert saved by a group of praying mantises who dance and entertain her in a magic forest of the salt desert.
39. CHIKARA the Empty Child (2017 Video)
UltraMantis Black defends the CHIKARA Grand Championship against the vicious Max Smashmaster, "The Ecuadorian Aristocrat" Juan Francisco de Coronado looks to go through "Juke Joint" Lucas ... See full summary »
40. Escape from Bug Island (2006 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Horror
Survival horror action adventure. College student Ray must rescue entomology student Michelle, on whom he has a crush, and his best friend Mike after the two go exploring a mysterious island where giant bugs and mutated creatures live.
Nigel Marven's Cruise Ship Adventures (2015–2016)
A Caribbean Voyage
Miami, Florida. The intrepid explorer and wildlife aficionado, Nigel Marven, embarks on a wonderful adventure to introduce astonishing and peculiar animals to audacious passengers and crew in the sun-kissed Caribbean islands.
Star: Nigel Marven
Challenges of Life
TV-PG | 43 min | Documentary
David Attenborough shows us how some animals have evolved new hunting, mating and parental techniques to help them survive the challenges of life.
TV-14 | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Nicole sets out to prove that her power is not based on her "twin set" her plan involves April, Brooke and taking down everyone who gets in her way. Meanwhile Brooke butts heads with her dad about the college guy she is dating.
The New Batman Adventures (1997–1999)
TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A ruined agricultural breeder of dangerously oversized livestock plots his revenge on Gotham City.
Power Rangers Jungle Fury (2008)
Don't Blow That Dough
TV-Y7 | 22 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The Rangers get sucked into a cheesy game show about the past season. Camille hosts the game show and a wrong answer could result in being cancelled!
Deadly Art (2011– )
Using Deadly 60 footage, Steve presents his top 10 predators from all over the world of art works from the 25 made in the first season. They include great cats like the Bengal tiger, the ... See full summary »
Mr. Wizard (1951–1972)
How Animals Move
Mr. Wizard explains how animals with different numbers of legs move, beginning with the gait of a horse, then examining insects, spiders and finally timing the speed of a cockroach on a "race course".