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, underwater scene, atlantis, adventure, crimes, ocean, space and aliens, heroes, ocean or sea, reincarnation, pets, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, benign alien, escapades, rivalry, race against time, woman in danger, alien encounter, sea monster, sea, painter ...
Time: frogman, 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, exciting, psychotronic and semi serious films with plots about escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, chases and races, imaginary and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like City in the Sea: Tale of the Mummy (1998), Hellhounds (2009), Threshold (2003), Warlords of the Deep (1978), Shark Hunter (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: utopia, underwater scene, underwater, ocean, submarine, adventure, race against time, danger, chases and races, confined, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, good versus evil, danger, pharaoh, supernatural power, death, supernatural, egyptology, serial killer, police investigation, dismemberment ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, africa, middle east, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 3.4
 691
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, suspenseful, stylized, scary ...
Plot: heroes, legends and myths, adventure, rescue, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, battles, escapades, creature, dog, greek mythology ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.2
 536
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, deadly, supernatural, danger, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, space travel, alien encounter, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Warlords of the Deep (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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, alien, gold, underwater, monster, martian, scientist, underwater scene, lost civilization, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 893
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, underwater scene, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, heroic mission, survival, race against time, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, escapades, misfit, heroes, save the world, danger, androids and robots, benign alien, rescue, alien encounter, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.3
 721
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, underwater, dangerous animal, danger, heroes, deadly, underwater scene, survival, heroic mission, animal attack, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jules verne, world domination, inventor, zeppelin, escapades, prodigy, heroes, chaos, chases and races, obsessive quest, politics, anti war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, rivalry, chaos, chases and races, heroes, deadly, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, adventure, rivalry, chase, survival, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater scene, underwater, submarine, ocean, heroic mission, forces of nature, destiny, catastrophe, chases and races, heroes, danger, battle of the sexes ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, semi serious, captivating, stylized, mystical
Plot: save the world, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, chaos, race against time, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: serious, atmospheric, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: cave, subterranean, monster, cave woman, quicksand, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, prehistory, victorian, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.5
 972
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: underwater, submarine, underwater scene, monster, killer shark, scientist, shark, shark attack, murder, creature feature, experiment, diving ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: mad scientist, kidnapping, gang, supernatural, family, nuclear holocaust, adventure, disorder, child in peril, chases and races, imaginary, good versus evil ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: futuristic, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, medieval, alien, space and aliens, rivalry, clergy, missing person, love affair, captivity, village life, fall in love, village ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, fantasy world, lost city, island, jungle, atlantis, gold, legends and myths, rescue, escapades, mission, jules verne ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, underwater scene, shipwreck, professor, sailor, ocean or sea, ocean, obsessive quest, chases and races, danger, daring rescue ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, rescue, danger, escapades, save the world, regeneration, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space and aliens, revolution, save the world, rivalry, adventure, alien encounter, heroic mission, chaos, danger, chases and races, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.7
 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: exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, global warming, heroes, legends and myths, adventure, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, chaos, monster terrorizes city, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.7
 522
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, danger, adventure, misfit, space and aliens, disorder, heroic mission, alien encounter, gambling, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, exciting, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, folk hero, adventure, rescue, danger, rivalry, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, friendship, true love, wooing ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: offbeat, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary, deadly creature, dangerous animal, misfit, superhuman powers, supernatural, superhero, danger, space and aliens, heroes, rivalry, strong female presence ...
Time: prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, scary, exciting ...
Plot: island, cult, kidnapping, breeding, imaginary kingdom, heist, deadly, adventurer, escapades, heroes, crimes, chases and races ...
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: beast, american civil war, imaginary, adventure, deadly creature, monster, escape, runaway, stranded, escapades, race against time, catastrophe ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: space travel, adventure, future dystopia, danger, bounty hunter, survival, daring rescue, rescue, heroic mission, woman in danger, battles, race against time ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 815
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: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: superhero, rivalry, master villain, supernatural, imaginary, evil alien, adventure, save the world, danger, space and aliens, superhuman powers, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 392
The Presence (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After their plane crashes in the Pacific ocean after a storm a group of people scramble to a tropical island. At first the place seems home to palm trees and exotic wildlife but on the discovery of a disused military base they find out the island ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Plot: island, bio weapon, creature, ocean, race against time, heroes, dangerous animal, chases and races, deadly, anti heroes, rescue, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%