The best fantasy shows and movies to stream

The best fantasy shows and movies to stream

These fantasy series and movies will transport you out of your everyday life and into worlds that are beyond your wildest dreams. Some are sweet and fun, while others are for those with darker sensibilities. 

Get ready to lose yourself in the enchantment and marvel of these extraordinary fantasy series and movies, from acclaimed series that have garnered cult followings to blockbuster films that have captivated audiences worldwide. Stream them all on Showmax now.

Barbie movie on Showmax

Barbie (2023)

An all-star rendition of Mattel’s Barbie doll. Barbie and Ken embark on an epic adventure into the human world and discover shocking truths.

HALO Season 2 on Showmax

Halo S2

In the 26th Century, humanity bands together and risks everything to protect humankind from the universal threat: an alien race known as the Covenant.

Dungeons and Dragons Honour Among Thieves on Showmax

Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves (2023)

A funny adventure fantasy that brings the legendary roleplaying game to life. A thief and a group of adventurers seek a long-lost relic.

Black Adam on Showmax

Black Adam (2022)

Thousands of years after being given the powers of the gods, the ancient anti-hero Black Adam is freed, unleashing his own form of justice.

Vampire Academy S1 is on Showmax

Vampire Academy S1

The thrilling supernatural teen drama, Vampire Academy Season 1, is filled with mystery, danger, and intrigue. Two friends from different classes must complete their education and enter royal vampire society.



In this HBO drama based on the acclaimed DC comic books, a second American Civil War turns Manhattan into a demilitarised zone, where a medic sets out on a harrowing quest to find her son.

His Dark Materials S1-3

His Dark Materials S1-3

As the events of Philip Pullman’s book The Amber Spyglass unfold, Lyra and Will journey to a dark place from which no one has ever returned.

Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)

Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)

After Eddie interviews the serial killer Cletus Kasady, Kasady becomes the host of the deadly symbiote Carnage in the thrilling sequel.

The Suicide Squad (2021)

The Suicide Squad (2021)

Our only hope to save the world is a bunch of supervillains – what could go wrong? Don’t miss this supercharged sequel to the 2016 movie.

Blood Psalms

Blood Psalms

In Ancient Africa, the young Princess Zazi must save herself and her people from the end of the world. She faces warring tribes, angry gods – and her own father.

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Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021)

Prepare for a new chapter in the beloved Ghostbusters story with the 2021 blockbuster Ghostbusters: Afterlife.

Game of Thrones S1-8

Game of Thrones S1-8

Game of Thrones may be over, but there are eight seasons to enjoy from the beginning. If you missed this global hit, binge-watch it. 


Peacemaker S1

Patriotic assassin Peacemaker and his ragtag black ops squad work to eliminate parasitic creatures that threaten the future of humanity.

Archenemy (2020)

Archenemy (2020)

Max Fist claims to be a hero from another dimension. No one believes his stories except for a local teen named Hamster.

Wonder Woman 1984

Wonder Woman 1984

Gal Gadot and Chris Pine reprise their roles in this thrilling sequel in which Diana Prince battles two new villains 65 years after the events of the 2017 hit Wonder Woman.

Charmed S3

Charmed S3

After the death of their mother, three sisters – Mel, Macy and Maggie – discover they are “the charmed ones”, powerful witches able to protect humankind.

Find Me in Paris S1-3

Find Me in Paris S1-3

Time-travelling ballerina Lena returns for another season of dance and adventure. 

The Magicians S1-5

The Magicians S1-5

A group of twenty-somethings studying to be magicians discover the magic they read about as kids really exists, but it’s more dangerous than they ever imagined.

Watchmen S1

Watchmen S1

HBO’s Watchmen is more than a superhero series – it has some serious things to say about society, too.