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, woman in danger, alien encounter, sea monster, lost world, sea, painter, cave ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, frogman
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, heroes, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission and imaginary mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like City in the Sea: Tale of the Mummy (1998), Shark Hunter (2001), Hellhounds (2009), Threshold (2003), Warlords of the Deep (1978). 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, submarine, race against time, adventure, chases and races, escapades, confined, danger, isolation, imaginary, ocean or sea ...
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, danger, good versus evil, pharaoh, supernatural power, death, supernatural, serial killer, egyptology, dismemberment, police investigation ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, africa, middle east, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.1
 894
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: underwater, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, heroic mission, survival, escapades, deadly creature, danger, race against time, deadly, vengeance, obsession ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ 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, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: heroes, legends and myths, adventure, supernatural, rescue, danger, heroic mission, battles, escapades, creature, dog, greek mythology ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, race against time, adventure, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, alien, archaeologist, gold, underwater, monster, scientist, king, escape, queen, martian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, offbeat, suspenseful, psychotronic, claymation
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, time travel, androids and robots, escapades, misfit, heroes, save the world, disorder, danger, benign alien, experiment gone awry, space travel ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.3
 719
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, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, heroes, underwater, survival, shark, animal attack, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, catastrophe, chases and races, adventure, battle of the sexes, escapades, danger, space and aliens, heroes, ocean or sea, destiny ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: exciting, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world domination, inventor, jules verne, zeppelin, mad scientist, chases and races, prodigy, adventure, rivalry, danger, politics, chaos ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: imaginary, danger, deadly creature, escapades, rivalry, space and aliens, supernatural, chaos, deadly, heroes, chases and races, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, escapades, heroes, daring rescue, adventurer, danger ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, heroic mission, escapades, danger, love triangle, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, scientist ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
⇓ 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, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, chase, adventure, dangerous animal, survival, deadly, crimes, lost treasure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, mountain, supernatural ability, space and aliens, good versus evil ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: cave, monster, subterranean, cave woman, quicksand, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, prehistory, victorian, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, medieval, alien, escapades, heroes, imaginary, love and romance, rivalry, clergy, missing person, love affair, space and aliens ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.5
 965
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: underwater, submarine, shark, monster, scientist, killer shark, shark attack, experiment, creature feature, murder, fear, beach ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, space and aliens, revolution, save the world, heroic mission, alien encounter, rivalry, adventure, chaos, future dystopia, rebelliousness, space travel ...
⇓ 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, danger, escapades, rescue, save the world, regeneration, fantasy world ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.7
 517
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, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: outer space, moon, space travel, danger, misfit, adventure, chases and races, gambling, alien encounter, heroic mission, disorder, partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, global warming, heroes, legends and myths, deadly creature, danger, adventure, imaginary, chaos, monster terrorizes city, rivalry, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, heroic mission, true love, adventure, folk hero, rescue, rivalry, danger, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, friendship, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: heroes, escapades, imaginary, misfit, superhero, dangerous animal, supernatural, woman in danger, survival, future dystopia, apocalypse, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, intense, exciting, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, beast, escapades, american civil war, deadly creature, fantasy world, dangerous animal, race against time, imaginary, stranded, exotic island, runaway ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.2
 787
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, supernatural, save the world, imaginary, evil alien, rivalry, space and aliens, good versus evil, master villain, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sexy, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: gory, femme fatale, danger, adventurer, gender, writer's life, rescue, chase, chases and races, battle of the sexes, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 30K
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: kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, rescue, fortress, cyclops, wedding, woman in danger, cliche, battles, space travel ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: skeleton, mad scientist, reincarnation, murder, creature, monster, corpse, scientist, blood, plague, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, england
⇓ 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, teens, family outing
Plot: space travel, adventure, future dystopia, danger, bounty hunter, survival, daring rescue, rescue, woman in danger, heroic mission, battles, race against time ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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