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People Who Change into Snakes in Movies

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People who change into a snake or who are part snake, including Snake Women,
Nagin, Dragon Ladies, Cobra Women, Experimental Mutations, Medusas, etc.

This is an alphabetical list of movies in this category for those who want to browse by category instead of by the main list.

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Some Interesting Links about Snake Women and Other Reptile/Human Hybrids

Snakes and Snake Women

Legend of the White Snake
Nure-onna (Japanese Snake Woman)
Naga and Nagini (Snake deities or entities in Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism.)
List of Reptilian Humanoids (in mythology, folklore, science fiction, fantasy, and cryptozoology, including snake men and snake women.)
White Serpent God (Japanese Folklore)

7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964)  

Dr. Lao's circus features a Medusa with snakes on her head who can turn onlookers to stone.
7 Faces of Dr. Lao
7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958) 

A magician turns a woman into a half snake/half woman with multiple arms to entertain the royal court.
7th Voyage of Sinbad
Alexander (2004)

Alexander's mother, who keeps snakes in her boudior, appears to him in a goblet of wine as Medusa.
The Clash of the Titans (2010)

Greek god Perseus fights Medusa, a snake woman with snakes for hair and a snake body.
Clash of the Titans
Conan the Barbarian (1982)  

An evil warlord changes into a giant snake.
Cult of the Cobra (1955)

A beautiful snake goddess gets revenge on some American G.I.s who snuck into the temple of her worshippers.
Cult of the Cobra
The Curse II: The Bite (1989)  

A bite from a mutant snake will turn your arm into a snake. And your tongue.
The Bite
Devi (Goddess) (1999)

A beautiful snake goddess protects humans from themselves and from an evil snake demon.
Devil Woman (1970) 

A snake woman commands snakes to kill the people who murdered her parents but a Kung Fu master has other ideas.
Devil Woman
Dreamscape (1984)

Men who can enter into other people's dreams can change themselves into horrible Snakemen monsters in order to scare the dreamers to death in their dreams and in real life.
The Golden Child (1986) 

Kala the Dragon Lady has the head of a woman with a long forked tongue and the body of a snake.
The Golden Child
Green Snake (1993)  

Two ancient snake spirits turn into two beautiful women who learn about human love and lust and change back into snakes when they want to. Based on the Chinese Legend of White Snake.
Green Snake
The Hungry Snake Woman (1986) 

The Hungry Snake Woman was turned into a half snake, half woman, by the Snake Queen.
The Hungry Snake Woman
Hisss (2010)  

A King Cobra's mate is kidnapped so she turns into a beautiful woman to hunt down the kidnapper and also into an enormous monster snake when it's time to kill.
Naag Nagin (2008)  

Snakecharmers play their flutes and a woman dances until she turns into a cobra.
Naag Nagin
Naag Shakti (Nagadevathe) (2000) 

A snake goddess changes between a beautiful woman and a cobra.
Naag Shakti
Nagin (1976) 

A snake woman's lover is killed by one of a group of men so for revenge she starts to kill them all one by one.
Nagina (1986) 

Rajina is a snake that can change into a woman. She marries a man and protects him from those who want to hurt him, and her.
Nigahen: Nagina Part II (1989) 

An evil power-hungry Tantrik monk turns a man into a cobra.
Nigahen Nagina
Night of the Cobra Woman (1972)  

A woman turns into a cobra to suck the life out of men.
Night of the Cobra Woman
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (2010) 

Medusa has a head full of snakes, but you can't look at them or you will turn to stone.
Percy Jackson
Queen Cobra: Snakes on a College Campus (2007)

A mad scientist creates a half-woman, half-cobra monster who goes on a bloody rampage.
3 Idiots
The Reptile (1966)

A woman cursed by a snake cult changes into a fanged snake woman.
The Reptile
Sheshnaag (1990)

Two wish-fulfilling snakes turn into humans and are pursued by a demon and some evil humans while they protect some good humans.
Snake Club - Revenge of the Snake Woman (2013) 

A snake woman attacks men at the Garden of Eden gentlemen's club.
Snake Club
The Snake Girl (1974) 

A woman throws her adopted sister into a snake pit to die but she mates with a snake and Snake Girl is born. Snake girl is human all over except for the writhing snakes all over her head.
The Snake Girl
The Snake Girl (2006)   

A girl turns into a cobra in a Nigerian (Nollywood) twist on the snake woman theme.
The Snake Girl
The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)

Green Snake and White Snake are beautiful snake women who can change into snakes, into women, or into a combination of both. White Snake marries a mortal man who doesn't know she's a snake woman but a master monk who kills demons tries to keep them apart to protect him from her.
Sorcerer and White Snake
Snake Woman's Curse - Kaidan hebi-onna (1968)

A feudal landlord and his family are tormented by the curse of a woman they abused.
Snake Woman's Curse
Snaker (aka The Snake King's Child, aka Ghost Wife 2) (2001)

The child of a woman and a snake god grows up to be a Gorgon-headed snake woman who falls in love with a mortal.
Snakes on a Train (2006) 

A bunch of deadly snakes get loose on a train. A cursed woman is full of snakes and eventually changes into a monster train-eating snake.
Snakes on a Train
Sssssss (1973)

A mad scientist develops a serum to turn a man into a King Cobra to save mankind from the coming apocalypse. Yeah, like that ever works in movies.

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