Alien seduction is a trope in horror that has been explored in various forms of entertainment, including movies, TV shows, and books. According to IGN, alien seduction is often used to create suspenseful and thrilling movies. The website also notes that alien seduction can be both terrifying and erotic, depending on how it is executed.
While there were a number of examples of alien seduction in horror in the 1990s and since such as Species (1995) or Under the Skin (2013), earlier examples include Lifeforce (1985) or The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976).
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