Movies like Descent Into Darkness

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Descent Into Darkness (2002)
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Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Original name: Dark Descent
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it was not an accident. He becomes caught in the middle of a deadly conflict between the miners and the corporation, and fights to stay alive and uncover the truth.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, bleak
Plot: adventure, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, rescue, life is a bitch, escapades, law enforcement, mining, submarine, catastrophe, ocean, heroes, conspiracy, graphic violence, disaster, survival, death, murder, excavation, computer, gunfight, accident, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Descent Into Darkness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, deadly, chases and races and catastrophe mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Descent Into Darkness: Post Impact (2004), Shark Hunter (2001), Super Eruption (2011), Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012), 2010: Moby Dick (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.3
 2K
Post Impact (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meteor Bay-Leder 7 struck earth on October 18th, 2012. Causing earthquakes, tidal waves, and a dust cloud that soon covered most of the Northern hemisphere, it changed the face of our planet forever.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice age, satellite, evacuation, insubordination, survival, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, save the day, chaos, apocalypse, forces of nature ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.2
 1K
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 ⇓
95%
 3.7
 719
Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Plot: time travel, disaster, rescue, adventure, rivalry, catastrophe, escapades, forces of nature, volcano, ocean, lava, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Two young scientists are swept up in a government plot to suppress the truth about a biological disaster at a genetic research facility.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, rough ...
Plot: survival, chaos, supernatural, zombie, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, escapades, hidden truth, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, scientist, research laboratory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, obsessive quest, obsession, submarine, losing-it hero, rivalry, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, ocean, prehistoric animal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: race against time, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, environmentalism, heroes, chaos, escapades, forces of nature, weatherman, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.9
 460
Phase IV (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Journalism student Simon Tate thinks it's strange when four students at the university suddenly die in "unrelated" accidents. When his friend, Dr. Benjamin Roanic, becomes the prime suspect and is suddenly murdered, Simon sets out to ...
Style: serious, experimental, rough, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: conspiracy, aids, investigation, journalism, crimes, rivalry, gambling, uncover truth, life is a bitch, law enforcement, good versus evil, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.7
 2K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: submarine, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly creature, supernatural, mutation, creature feature, secret experiment, giant monster, eaten alive, giant fish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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396
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6560
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Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In a not-too-distant future, a lethal virus sweeps across Europe, prompting the creation of quarantine refugee camps in the United States. Police officers Delon (Natasha Henstridge) and Lemieux (Christopher Lambert) learn of a grisly murder in the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, virus, survival, chaos, investigation, life is a bitch, quarantine, race against time, catastrophe, plague, fantasy world, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.9
 937
Infected (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of newspaper reporters receive help from an unlikely accomplice in their effort to stave off an alien invasion.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: evil alien, investigation, uncover truth, riddles and clues, race against time, plague, journalism, space and aliens, chaos, life is a bitch, inventions and discoveries, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Dragon Fighter (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie begins in Southern England in the Middle Ages and then six knights are seen riding in horses towards a destroyed town. They see the remains of burned buildings and dead people until they come upon a mother and her dead baby. She quickly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, chaos, disorder, rescue, dangerous animal, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, laboratory, apocalypse ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Nature Unleashed: Fire (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Romania, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rescue goes terribly wrong for a sheriff when trying to save four dirt bikers when they are trapped by growing forest fires. Desperate, they seek shelter in an abandoned mine, never realizing they are headed straight for evil from the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, bleak
Plot: heroes, rivalry, race against time, adventure, wilderness, crimes, escapades, confined, forces of nature, rescue, catastrophe, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.3
 798
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 ⇓
63%
 5.6
 751
Roar (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After his photojournalist brother gets killed by a white tigress in the jungles of the Sundarbans, Pandit and his team of commandos enter the prohibited core area of the forest to avenge his death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: escapades, adventure, survival, jungle, dangerous animal, track down, heroes, animal life, brother, danger, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, survival, save the day, adventure, forces of nature, heroes, spouse in danger, disaster, military, escapades, catastrophe, flight attendant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.0
 533
Code Red (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychologically disturbed solider is forced to come out of retirement to find his brother who has disappeared in the jungle but nothing can prepare him for the alien nightmare he is plunged into.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: alien encounter, soldier, rescue, adventure, missing person, escapades, military, jungle, government coverup, secret base, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.0
 1K
Deep Shock (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an unknown underwater object disables an American nuclear-powered submarine and attacks a submerged Arctic research complex, a scientific expedition flies to the North Pole to investigate these incidents as well as the sudden, inexplicable rise ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, collision, save the world, rescue, investigation, heroic mission, ocean, chaos, government agency, deadly creature, apocalypse, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nature Unleashed: Tornado (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Romania, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Haunted by the death of his father, who was killed by a tornado years earlier, Josh Barnaby finds himself tracking the deadly storms... this time as a photographer. When he partners up with Nickie Flynt, a reporter searching for the story of her ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, tornado, adventure, journalism, escapades, heroes, curses spells and rituals, disaster, catastrophe, social misfits, crimes, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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1143
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10012
bleak movies
6525
conspiracy movies
3221
 3.4
 815
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, stylized, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, fight, fictional war, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, space station, race against time, escapades, collision, adventure, save the day, meteorite, scientist, society, heroes, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.0
 2K
Octopus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, a Russian submarine strays into American waters. On board is a nuclear cargo destined for Castro. The Americans attack and destroy the sub. 38 years later US submarine Roosevelt is in the same waters. An ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, octopus, adventure, giant squid, submarine, save the day, deadly creature, dangerous animal, giant monster, creature feature, military, ocean ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Viral Assassins (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To some, it’s murder. To them, it’s just work. The Troma Team is proud to present Robert Larkin’s intense sci-fi thriller Viral Assassins. In the not so distant future, a terminal disease will make cancer look like the common cold. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Plot: virus, chaos, plague, antidote, rivalry, race against time, life is a bitch, government conspiracy, hitman, conspiracy, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: tornado, disaster, forces of nature, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, catastrophe, chase, lava, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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2648
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5669
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 2.8
 277
Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: adventure, vengeance, apocalypse, vigilantism, chaos, rivalry, reincarnation, religions or cults, church, escapades, crimes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mongolian Death Worm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American oil company sets up an experimental drilling plant out in the vast deserts of Mongolia, they awaken a nest. The deadly creatures begin to breed and spread, devouring everyone in their path. The only person who can stop them is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, adventurer, rescue, treasure hunt, deadly creature, supernatural, adventure, escapades, desert, chase, plague, treasure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, adventure, rivalry, race against time, heroic mission, heroes, crimes, confined, escapades, hijacking, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 14K
Far Cry (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack Carver, a former member of the Special Forces takes the journalist Valerie Cardinal to an Island to visit her uncle Max who is working in a Military complex on the Island. As they arrive Valerie gets captured by the minions of Doctor Krüger. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroes, chase, escapades, journalism, island, mad scientist, laboratory, investigation, soldier, crimes, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The movie opens with a faulty nanotechnology experiment that results in a massive, deadly explosion. The company's CEO manages to sidestep blame by framing a meddling young reporter (Katherine), who now holds the only surviving evidence needed ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, chaos, technology gone awry, dishonesty, disaster, reporter, nanotechnology, save the day, justice, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.0
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Arctic Predator (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team searching for a long-lost ship in the Arctic unwittingly unleash an alien creature that looks like it's made of ice.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, survival, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, treasure hunt, autopsy, frozen body, adventure, alien encounter, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010, 19th century
Place: antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%