Movies like City in the Sea

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City in the Sea (1965)
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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: lost world, kidnapping, rescue, atlantis, adventure, ocean, heroes, reincarnation, space and aliens, crimes, pets, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, race against time, woman in danger, benign alien, heroic mission, sea monster, sea, chess, painter, artist, cave, scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
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 danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, chases and races and heroic mission 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), At the Earth's Core (1976), Threshold (2003), Hellhounds (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Warlords of the Deep (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, 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, alien, archaeologist, sea monster, escape, queen, king, monster, gold, martian, scientist ...
⇓ 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: utopia, ocean, submarine, race against time, confined, escapades, adventure, isolation, sea monster, rescue, rescue from drowning, gadget ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pharaoh, mummy, reincarnation, good versus evil, death, supernatural power, supernatural, serial killer, egyptology, police investigation, dismemberment, heroic mission ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, europe, africa, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, ridiculous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: cave, monster, underground, cave woman, quicksand, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, misfit, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion, evil alien, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.3
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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, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: heroes, legends and myths, supernatural, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, battles, creature, greek mythology, dog, afterlife ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, psychotronic, claymation, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, time travel, rescue, save the world, benign alien, heroes, misfit, changing the past or future, deadly creature, escapades, androids and robots, supernatural ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.2
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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: shark, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, rescue, race against time, escapades, obsession, vengeance, shark attack ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroes, survival, dangerous animal, heroic mission, shark attack, animal attack, creature feature, sea, killer shark, shark ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ 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: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, lost treasure, rescue, rivalry, survival, escapades, dangerous animal, chase, adventure, crimes, mafia, killer shark ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, splatter
Plot: escapades, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, space and aliens, chaos, space travel, alien encounter, heroes, giant spider, monster versus monster, cons and scams ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, killer shark, monster, shark attack, experiment, creature feature, murder, diving, beach, fear, ocean, submarine ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, world domination, inventor, steampunk, rivalry, adventure, escapades, prodigy, obsessive quest, heroes, mad scientist, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sinbad, the original Prince of Persia, must complete seven tasks in order to save the world from catastrophe.
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, semi serious, mystical
Plot: save the world, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, chaos, rivalry, escapades, race against time, legends and myths, sinbad, sword and sorcery, apocalypse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, disaster, destiny, forces of nature, heroic mission, catastrophe, ocean, heroes, escapades, adventure, space and aliens, battle of the sexes ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, exciting, futuristic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, medieval, space and aliens, rescue, escapades, adventure, clergy, rivalry, heroes, love and romance, battles ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: child in peril, mad scientist, kidnapping, gang, supernatural, family, nuclear holocaust, adventure, rescue, supernatural ability, young heroes, escapades ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Land That Time Forgot (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, island, ancient mystery, world war one, time travel, adventurer, adventure, rescue, heroic mission, ocean, survival, iceberg ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, prehistoric times, year 1916
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, changing the past or future, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, escapades, save the world, regeneration, space and aliens, good versus evil, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Time: 90s, future, contemporary, year 1999, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, jungle, fantasy world, lost city, island, atlantis, expedition, legends and myths, gold, rescue, escapades, mission ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, heroic mission, alien encounter, rivalry, adventure, chaos, space travel, future dystopia, space wars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Hydra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Most Dangerous Game formula gets a monstrous twist as the mythical Hydra turns the tables on a group of wealthy human-hunters. Kidnapped along with three ex-convicts, former Marine Tim Nolan is transported to a deserted island where the super ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: island, adventure, monster, mythical creature, survival, criminal heroes, escapades, heroes, deadly creature, convict, legends and myths, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: submarine, sailor, professor, shipwreck, ocean, heroic mission, isolation, forces of nature, dangerous animal, adventure, obsessive quest, daring rescue ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: futuristic, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: outer space, moon, space travel, misfit, adventure, disorder, partners, rivalry, space and aliens, gambling, heroic mission, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, wizards and magicians, heroic mission, folk hero, adventure, friendship, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, rescue, true love, wooing, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mysterious Island (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cinematic adaptation of Jules Verne's 1874 novel "The Mysterious Island", the story begins during the American Civil War, as famine and death ravage the city of Richmond, Virginia. Five northern POWs make the decision to escape the ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: beast, escapades, deadly creature, catastrophe, adventure, sea disaster, runaway, american civil war, survival, fantasy world, union soldier, escape ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, semi serious, offbeat, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: strong female presence, mutant, chaos, battles, tough heroes, escapades, adventure, dangerous animal, rivalry, space and aliens, misfit, superhuman powers ...
Time: prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 74 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: bleak, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: space and aliens, alien civilization, outer space, pterodactyl, robot, astronaut, venus the planet, animal life, moon, disorder, chaos, catastrophe ...
Time: future, prehistory, 2000s, 2020s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Beyond Atlantis (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A band of adventurers invade a native island determined to grab a reported fortune in buried treasure.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: island, kidnapping, cult, breeding, imaginary kingdom, heist, escapades, heroes, crimes, adventure, adventurer, native ...
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Wyvern (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, stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, global warming, heroes, adventure, deadly creature, legends and myths, chaos, monster terrorizes city, escapades, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, small town ...
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%