Movies like C.H.U.D.

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C.H.U.D. (1984)
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C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, band together to try and determine what the creatures are and how to stop them.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, cult film, macabre, bloody, awful, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: toxic, zombie, monster, mutant, police investigation, cannibal, experiment gone awry, bum, survival, crimes, danger, murder, deadly, missing person, gore, blood, police, drifter, sewer, decapitation, police detective, shower, blood splatter, flamethrower, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to C.H.U.D.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, escapades, gory, experiment gone awry and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like C.H.U.D.: Humanoids from the Deep (1980), The Blob (1988), Mulberry St (2006), Parasite (1982), Blood Beach (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, suspenseful, intense, absurd, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: raped by monster, contamination, rape, experiment gone awry, survival, fisherman, mad scientist, deadly creature, mutation, heroes, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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 6.5
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The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, survival, danger, evil alien, race against time, chaos, quarantine, space and aliens, alien encounter, deadly creature, death, hospital ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
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Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, survival, dangerous animal, plague, danger, save the world, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, save the world, danger, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, 90s, 1990s, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, monster, investigation, gory, supernatural, crimes, escapades, danger, missing person, deadly, death, slasher ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them.
Style: rough, scary, disturbing, suspense, saga ...
Plot: mutant, island, isolation, rescue, survival, mind game, deadly, murder, experiment gone awry, danger, investigation, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, plague, survival, danger, slasher, chaos, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 21K
From Beyond (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: body horror, mad scientist, transformation, experiment, bondage, experiment gone awry, zombie, murder, supernatural, parallel world, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, deadly, danger, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 4K
Slugs (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People are dying mysteriously and gruesomely, and nobody has a clue what the cause is. Only health worker Mike Brady has a possible solution, but his theory of killer slugs is laughed at by the authorities. Only when the body count begins to rise ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: toxic, small town, mutant, deadly creature, danger, chaos, supernatural, plague, apocalypse, invasion, restaurant, eaten alive ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, deadly creature, danger, psychopath, chaos, deadly, chase, creature feature, murder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 2K
Neon Maniacs (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: mutant, danger, survival, deadly creature, crimes, youth, deadly, rivalry, teenage life, stalking, murder, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 4K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, environmental, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, animal life, rivalry, creature feature, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.9
 896
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, rough, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, blood, survival, supernatural, chaos, gory, danger, deadly, survival horror, gore, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
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Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, alien, rescue, mutant, deadly, alien encounter, rivalry, deadly creature, technology gone awry, danger, supernatural, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, super soldier, deadly creature, danger, terrorism, deadly, soldier, battles, technology gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, astronaut, man versus machine, space and aliens, escapades, supernatural, space travel, danger, experiment gone awry, a.i., nasa, zombie ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, laboratory, desert, monster rape, survival, rescue, isolation, battles, plague, apocalypse, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.9
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Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, shower, mutant, monster, creature, alien, plague, desert, race against time, save the world, danger ...
Time: future, year 1998, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
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The Children (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nuclear-plant leak turns a bus-load of children into murderous atomic zombies with black fingernails.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, evil child, burned alive, contamination, toxic, rescue, deadly creature, danger, radiation, mutant, plague, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Signal (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A horror film told in three parts, from three perspectives, in which a mysterious transmission that turns people into killers invades every cell phone, radio, and television.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, chaos, infidelity, apocalypse, murder, danger, survival, violence spree, slasher, brutality, violent, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, apocalypse, survival, gory, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, on the run, danger, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Silent Night, Zombie Night (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas a viral outbreak turns the citizens of Los Angeles into the walking dead. On the brink of severing ties with both his wife and longtime partner, L.A.P.D. officer Frank Talbot finds himself trapped with them. As death closes ...
Style: suspenseful, christmas horror, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, chaos, danger, escapades, virus, christmas, violence, murder, gory, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
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The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, danger, gory, deadly, experiment gone awry, escapades, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, missing person, isolation, mad doctor, island, laboratory, master villain ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 921
Last Rites (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the verge of a major arms deal, the two toughest gangs in L.A. will find themselves trapped in an abandoned warehouse by a ravenous mob of bloodthirsty zombies. They will have to work together with the cops to avoid being torn limb-from-limb and ...
Style: rough, futuristic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, experiment gone awry, supernatural, police station, gang, chaos, danger, law enforcement, survival, rivalry, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 652
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, violence spree, survival, isolation, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 2K
Mansquito (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Police lieutenant detective Thomas 'Thom' Randall's steady girl-friend, Dr. Jennifer 'Jen' Allen, is Dr. Aaron Michaels's main assistant on his pharmaceutical firm Bellion's research program to cure the highly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mosquito, supernatural, danger, track down, swat, virus, escaped prisoner, transformation, police investigation, insect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, deadly creature, heroes, deadly, battles, supernatural, chaos, save the world, danger, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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