Movies like Cruel Jaws

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Cruel Jaws (1995)
 3.0
 699
Cruel Jaws (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tiger shark bred by the Navy as a killing machine is wrecking havoc in the sleepy tourist town of Hampton Bay.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: helicopter, shark, dolphins, great white shark, swindle, camp, diver, killer shark, boat, shark attack, death of son, explosion, death of girlfriend, bait, underwater scene, stock footage
Place: miami, florida

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Most similar movies to Cruel Jaws

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful and scary films with plots about shark, shark attack, killer shark, boat, creature feature, danger and dangerous animal mostly in Adventure, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like Cruel Jaws: Sharknado (2013), 5-Headed Shark Attack (2017), Jaws 3-D (1983), 6-Headed Shark Attack (2018), Jaws: The Revenge (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murders in the forest of the dead sharks (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Maks Fadeev, the young journalist, investigate the case "Forest of the dead sharks". He return to the forest for save the world, because evil became the invasion at the Earth.
Style: amateur film, underground film, experimental, surreal
Plot: shark, killer shark, mask, russian, amateur, home movie, surrealism, garbage, forest, shark attack, crazy
Time: year 2019
Place: moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.3
 46K
Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: suspenseful, absurd, scary, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: shark, flood, storm, beach, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, gory, danger, tornado, evacuation, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
5-Headed Shark Attack (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A beautiful island is home to thousands of species of aquatic life. Now there is a new species: the 5-Headed Shark is all heads and teeth. Shaped like a demented starfish, this monster terrorizes the open ocean before invading the beaches of Puerto ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: shark, animal horror, eaten alive, shark attack, animal attack, danger, great white shark, dangerous animal, deadly, underwater, characters killed one by one, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.7
 39K
Jaws 3-D (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, later it is discovered that the shark's 35-foot mother is also a ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant animal, shark, killer shark, great white shark, rescue, water skiing, theme park, scuba diving, adventure, survival, dolphins, control room ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, orlando florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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6-Headed Shark Attack (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be a marriage boot camp on a remote island turns into the ultimate test for survival when a 6-headed shark starts attacking the beach. Trapped with minimal weapons they try to fight off the shark, but quickly discover that no one ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, mutant, monster, lighthouse, blood splatter, boat, husband wife relationship, gore, storm, flare gun, fight ...
Time: year 1984
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, rescue, caribbean sea, great white shark, shark attack, vengeance, revenge, survival, death, anti hero, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Raiders of the Lost Shark (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Four friends set out by boat for an idyllic vacation on a private, remote island. But unknown to them, a weaponized shark has escaped from a top secret military lab nearby, a shark that was genetically engineered with hate in its blood, and ...
Style: horror spoof, psychotronic
Plot: shark, eaten alive, blood splatter, absurdism, gore, lake, bikini, creature feature, boat, female nudity, island, fisherman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 70K
Jaws 2 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, rescue, boat accident, mayor, great white shark, survival, island, teenager, death, swimming, small town, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2.5
 2K
Super Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An offshore drilling accident triggers the release of a giant prehistoric shark. When marine biologist Kat Carmichael arrives, she runs up against corporate front man Roger Wade, who plots with Stewart to disrupt her investigation. With the help of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: shark, shark attack, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, danger, marine biologist, gory, ocean or sea, killer shark, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.1
 2K
Dinoshark (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film opens with a baby dinoshark swimming away from a broken chunk of Arctic glacier that calved due to global warming. Three years later, the dinoshark is a ferocious predatory adult and kills tourists and locals offshore from Puerto Vallarta, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: killer shark, dangerous animal, shark, underwater, gory, danger, shark attack, animal life, escapades, deadly, global warming, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sharks take bite out of the East Coast when the sharknado hits Washington, D.C. and Orlando, Florida.
Style: psychotronic, absurd, cult film, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: space shuttle, nasa, tornado, shark, outer space, amusement park, gore, camp, president, nascar, storm, white house ...
Place: orlando florida, florida, washington d.c., los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The new installment of the Sharknado franchise takes place 5 years after Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! There have been no Sharknados in the intervening years, but now they’re appearing again in unexpected ways.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: shark attack, farce, creature feature, absurd humor, cow, shark, tornado, whale, parody, camp, gore
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 94
Shark Kill (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two adventurers set sail to find a giant man-eating great white shark.
Style: psychotronic, buddy movie
Plot: shark, diver, warning, shark attack, love interest, skepticism, killer shark, killer animal, great white shark, marine biologist, oil rig
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mega Shark vs. Crocosaurus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the prehistoric warm-water beast the Crocosaurus crosses paths with that cold-water monster the Mega Shark, all hell breaks loose in the oceans as the world's top scientists explore every option to halt the aquatic frenzy. Swallowing ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, low-budget, psychotronic
Plot: shark, military, giant animal, battles, special agents, rivalry, crocodile, monster versus monster, creature feature, computer animation, underwater scene, battleship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, africa, caribbean, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.4
 1K
Shark Week (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of complete strangers find themselves isolated by a wealthy madman on his island compound. They are forced into a horrifying gauntlet where they must survive a barrage of ever deadlier species of shark.
Plot: shark, shark attack, trap, great white shark, chain, island, characters killed one by one, cowardice, knife, underwater, cave, explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.0
 536K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, fear, dangerous animal, monster, shark attack, animal horror, police chief, chief of police, survival, underwater, animal attack, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, atlantic ocean, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 8K
Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: shark, survival, shark attack, diver, ocean or sea, dangerous animal, adventure, escapades, danger, haunted by the past, underwater, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.9
 2K
Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: shark, prehistoric creature, shark attack, monster, giant animal, military, animal attack, rescue, underwater, underwater scene, mad, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a mad scientist mixes the genes of a killer whale and a wolf, it creates the Whalewolf, and it's up to Sharktopus to stop it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: shark, whale, monster, mutant, gore, explosion, jail, blood splatter, mad scientist, shotgun, cleavage, nurse ...
Place: dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.5
 820
Ozark Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A picturesque family vacation to the Ozarks goes sideways when a group of bull sharks show up just in time for the big fireworks festival that the town holds every year.
Plot: shark attack, female director, underwater, boat, water, bite, crazy, garbage, fireworks, swimming, blood, shark ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last Sharknado: It's About Time (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: With much of America lying in ruins, the rest of the world braces for a global sharknado, Fin and his family must travel around the world to stop them.
Style: suspense, absurd, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: shark, killer shark, attack, absurdism, survival, danger, heroes, brutality, chase, eaten alive, fight scenes, parody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 81
Great White (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A professor tries to convince the residents of a small town that a series of attacks are the handiwork not of mountain animals but of a rare river-dwelling shark.
Style: based on true events
Plot: shark, high school, sheriff, blood, jet ski, police, shark attack, shotgun, explosion, killer shark, great white shark, skepticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A freak weather system turns its deadly fury on New York City, unleashing a Sharknado on the population and its most cherished, iconic sites - and only Fin and April can save the Big Apple.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, demolished city, catastrophe, creature, chaos, danger, heroes, chaos and mayhem, urban, creature feature, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, South Africa, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two researchers discover a colossal shark's tooth off the Mexican coast their worst fears surface - the most menacing beast to ever rule the waters is still alive and mercilessly feeding on anything that crosses its path. Now they must ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, escapades, good versus evil, ancient mystery, danger, deadly creature, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly, adventure, resort ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American scientist up to no good (as usual) by creating the half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda: Pteracuda. When the creature inevitably escapes, it's up to Sharktopus to stop him.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: sea monster, monster versus monster, shark, scientist, creature feature, genetic engineering, beach, giant monster, decapitation, human versus monster, monster, octopus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
3-Headed Shark Attack (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world’s greatest killing machine is three times as deadly when a mutated shark threatens a cruise ship. As the shark eats its way from one end of the ship to the next, the passengers fight the deadly predator using anything they can find.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, intense, psychotronic
Plot: monster, shark, mutation, absurdism, eaten alive, creature feature, cruise ship, beach, shark attack, adventure, heroes, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy, Germany, Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fin and his wife April travel around the world to save their young son who's trapped inside a sharknado.
Style: absurd, realistic, exciting, captivating, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: shark attack, shark, tornado, chaos and mayhem, adventure, violence, dangerous animal, parents and children, natural disaster, heroes, absurdism, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Trailer Park Shark (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tropical storm floods Soggy Meadows trailer park and forces a hungry shark upriver.
Plot: flood, trailer park, shark attack, rain, flashback, blood, horse, underwater scene, electrocuted, bomb, dog, windmill ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 474
Cyclone (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An airplane goes down in the ocean during a storm and a few survivors find refuge on a small tour boat. Swept out to sea, these people slowly starve to death in the hot sun with barely any food or clean water. With no place to turn, the boat ...
Plot: shark, catastrophe, corpse, rescue, dead dog, sinking ship, survival, boat, storm, stranded, burial at sea, rowboat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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