WATCH: BMD Presents: Kids & Creatures

A kid's gotta have a best friend, right?

With the release of Pokémon Detective Pikachu - a film I enjoyed quite a bit as a fan of the franchise - we here at Birth.Movies.Death got to thinking about our favorite creature features. Well, specifically we got to thinking about the kinds of films where a kid finds a new best friend in an unexpectedly monstrous place. And then we made a video about it, just for you.

Check it out:

I think we pretty well covered our bases here with a lot of the classics you know and love... and a completely self-indulgent plug for one of my outsider favorites. But what do you nerds think? Is there a big example that we completely forgot to include? Scroll down, you know what to do.