Movies like City in the Sea

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City in the Sea (1965)
 5.4
 2K
City in the Sea (1965)
Original name: War-Gods of the Deep
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The plot concerns the discovery of a lost city beneath the sea off the coast of Cornwall. Price is the captain overseeing a group of sailors who have lived there for more than a century where the peculiar mix of gases has allowed them to extend their lifespan.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, underwater, atlantis, adventure, crimes, space and aliens, heroes, ocean or sea, reincarnation, pets, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, benign alien, escapades, rivalry, race against time, alien encounter, woman in danger, sea monster, sea, painter, cave, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: cornwall

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Most similar movies to City in the Sea

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, psychotronic, exciting and serious films with plots about escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission and imaginary mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like City in the Sea: Warlords of the Deep (1978), Tale of the Mummy (1998), Shark Hunter (2001), Hellhounds (2009), Threshold (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Warlords of the Deep (1978)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Searching for the lost world of Atlantis, Prof. Aitken, his son Charles and Greg Collinson are betrayed by the crew of their expedition's ship, attracted by the fabulous treasures of Atlantis. The diving bell disabled, a deep sea monster ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: atlantis, octopus, archaeologist, martian, alien, escape, monster, underwater, scientist, king, queen, gold ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Some survivors of a drowning ship are rescued by Captain Nemo and his submarine crew. They are taken to an underwater city, where they may be trapped for the rest of their lives.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: utopia, underwater, submarine, confined, adventure, imaginary, chases and races, escapades, race against time, isolation, ocean or sea, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, good versus evil, danger, pharaoh, supernatural power, death, supernatural, egyptology, serial killer, police investigation, dismemberment ...
Place: egypt, london, england, middle east, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.1
 886
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, survival, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, heroic mission, rescue, obsession, deadly, danger, vengeance, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 3.4
 688
Hellhounds (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Greek warrior must travel to the Underworld and battle killer hellhounds in order to rescue his murdered bride from the clutches of Hades.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: heroes, rescue, supernatural, legends and myths, adventure, danger, heroic mission, escapades, battles, creature, dog, greek mythology ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
 534
Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, adventure, dangerous animal, deadly, race against time, supernatural, danger, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Day Time Ended (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A small family relocates to the Sonoran Desert, to be closer to the grandparents of the family. Though there are news reports of a spectacular triple supernova, and the young granddaughter has seen a glowing alien construction behind the barn, the ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, psychotronic, claymation
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, desert, deadly, alien encounter, supernatural, rescue, changing the past or future, disorder, deadly creature, imaginary, save the world, danger ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Around the World Under the Sea (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A five man submarine plants sensors around the worlds oceans to monitor for a impending earthquake.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, ocean or sea, catastrophe, battle of the sexes, danger, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, adventure, forces of nature ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 704
Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, deadly, heroic mission, heroes, dangerous animal, survival, underwater, danger, shark, animal attack, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Master of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mad genius tries to bomb the world into peace.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, inventor, world domination, adventure, obsessive quest, mad scientist, escapades, chases and races, heroes, prodigy, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, sailor, shipwreck, professor, ocean or sea, chases and races, obsessive quest, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, deadly creature ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: giant spider, space and aliens, deadly creature, imaginary, escapades, danger, rivalry, supernatural, chaos, heroes, chases and races, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lost World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: This Lost World is a splendid BBC TV dramatisation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous adventure story. Bob Hoskins makes an unusually genial Professor Challenger, far less of a bully than Doyle's character, but his slightly stereotyped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, adventure, rivalry, dangerous animal, escapades, heroic mission, love triangle, danger, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sequal to "Escape From Witch Mountain," Tia and Tony leave their safe refuge on witch mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha and brainwashed into helping Gannon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, psychotronic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mad scientist, kidnapping, gang, supernatural, family, nuclear holocaust, adventure, rescue, child in peril, escapades, imaginary, heroes ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
At the Earth's Core (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A huge burrowing machine tunnels out of control at ferocious speed, cutting clean through to the center of the earth, to the twilight world of pellucidar. Once there, Dr. Perry and David Innes are threatened by half human creatures, lizard-like ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: cave, monster, cave woman, subterranean, quicksand, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, misfit, mole, race against time, danger ...
Time: 19th century, prehistory, victorian, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Knight of the Dragon (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A medieval alchemist (Klaus Kinski), knight (Harvey Keitel) and priest (Fernando Rey) mistake a flying-saucer alien for a dragon.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, exciting
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, medieval, adventure, love and romance, village life, imaginary, heroes, battles, save the lady, wizards and magicians, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, treasure hunt, shark attack, shark, danger, rescue, survival, chase, rivalry, gory, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Alien Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An astronaut doctor Ivan Hood and his fellow astronaut Kelly return from their mission in space to find the world has been taken over by aliens. Now Dr. Ivan Hood and Kelly must lead a revolution to free the human slaves from their alien masters.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, save the world, revolution, alien encounter, rivalry, heroic mission, adventure, chaos, deadly, rebelliousness, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 9K
Doctor Who (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Seventh Doctor becomes the Eighth. And on the streets of San Francisco – alongside new ally Grace Holloway - he battles the Master.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, clock, space and aliens, heroic mission, escapades, danger, rescue, save the world, regeneration, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, contemporary, future, year 1999 ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 2.5
 944
Raging Sharks (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oceanic observation station is in desperate trouble after a sudden shark attack wrecked the oxygen supply. The accompanying ship, a coast guard cruiser, and other ships in and around the Bermuda triangle are attacked as well. The US Navy sends a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, shark, monster, scientist, shark attack, creature feature, murder, experiment, killer shark, diving, beach ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.7
 510
Precious Find (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 2049. 200 years after the great Californian goldrush. The new generation of gold diggers are just as full of gold fever as their ancestors.
Style: exciting, futuristic, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: outer space, moon, space travel, danger, misfit, adventure, chases and races, heroic mission, partners, disorder, alien encounter, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Merlin: The Return (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Merlin: The Return" is the story of the battle between good and evil. The dark forces of Mordred are pitted against the mythical sorcery of Merlin. Mordred and his mother Morgana have been imprisoned in another world for the past 1500 ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: good versus evil, true love, adventure, heroic mission, folk hero, friendship, rivalry, danger, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, rescue, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Nymphoid Barbarian in Dinosaur Hell (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a post-Armageddon world, a young woman finds herself in a fight for survival against mutant cavemen, dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals.
Style: exciting, offbeat, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, space and aliens, deadly creature, imaginary, heroes, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, woman in danger, tough heroes, battles ...
Time: prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 2K
Dragon (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The residents of a small Alaskan town find themselves under attack by a flying reptile known in medieval mythology as a Wyvern. It has thawed from its ancient slumber by melting icecaps caused by global warming.
Style: bleak, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, global warming, heroes, danger, deadly creature, legends and myths, adventure, chaos, imaginary, monster terrorizes city, escapades, small town ...
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 29K
Krull (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.
Style: exciting, serious, cult film, futuristic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, kingdom, rescue, heroes, fortress, cyclops, wedding, battles, woman in danger, cliche, space travel ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.2
 748
Supersonic Man (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A masked superhero (Michael Coby) with a private-eye disguise thwarts a madman's (Cameron Mitchell) death-ray plot.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: superhero, adventure, imaginary, supernatural ability, master villain, escapades, heroes, supernatural, danger, save the world, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Burial of the Rats (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 19th Century France, a young Bram Stoker is captured by a man-hating, all-female cult of thong bikini wearers. Aided by flesh-eating rats, the warrior women raid the lairs of evil men and punish them. Our hero must decide between his wish to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, cult film
Plot: chases and races, escapades, adventurer, kidnapping, femme fatale, danger, gender, battle of the sexes, missing person, gory, rescue, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three women makes an emergency landing on a planet plagued with a fatal disease, but are captured by dictator Overdog. Adventurer Wolff goes there to rescue them and meets Niki, the only Earthling left from a medical expedition. Combining their ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, future dystopia, danger, bounty hunter, survival, woman in danger, rescue, daring rescue, heroic mission, battles, race against time ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 2020, after the colonization of the moon, the spaceships Vega, Sirius and Capella are launched from Lunar Station 7. They are to explore Venus under the command of Professor Hartman, but an asteroid collides and explodes Capella. The leader ship ...
Style: serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: alien civilization, pterodactyl, outer space, robot, astronaut, misfit, catastrophe, androids and robots, imaginary, future dystopia, anti heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future, prehistory, 2020s, 2000s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Creeping Flesh (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scientist comes to believe that evil is a disease of the blood and that the flesh of a skeleton he has brought back from New Guinea contains it in a pure form. Convinced that his wife, a Folies Bergere dancer who went insane, manifested this evil ...
Style: scary, stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: skeleton, mad scientist, reincarnation, murder, scientist, blood, creature, monster, corpse, good versus evil, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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