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, life is a bitch, danger, law enforcement, escapades, rescue, deadly, mining, heroes, ocean or sea, conspiracy, graphic violence, chases and races, catastrophe, survival, submarine, death, computer, excavation, gun, accident, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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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, deadly, escapades, adventure, chases and races, heroes and survival mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Descent Into Darkness: Post Impact (2004), Shark Hunter (2001), Infected (2008), Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012), Super Eruption (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, insubordination, evacuation, ice age, survival, heroic mission, rescue, danger, save the day, adventure, chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
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95%
 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 ⇓
85%
 3.9
 882
Infected (2008)
Genre: Adventure, 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, evil alien, race against time, riddles and clues, plague, deadly, danger, journalism, chaos, inventions and discoveries, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 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, serious, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, supernatural, chaos, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, gory, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 3.8
 627
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, adventure, rescue, escapades, rivalry, danger, catastrophe, forces of nature, volcano, disaster film, ocean or sea, lava ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.0
 396
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, realistic, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, aids, journalism, crimes, gambling, life is a bitch, rivalry, law enforcement, uncover truth, deadly, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, virus, survival, chaos, danger, investigation, life is a bitch, quarantine, race against time, catastrophe, plague, fantasy world ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ 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, serious, scary, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, chaos, imaginary, supernatural, disorder, heroes, good versus evil, deadly, danger, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, serious, scary
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, creature feature, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: 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 ⇓
62%
 5.6
 673
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: escapades, jungle, adventure, danger, deadly, chases and races, survival, bollywood, animal life, dangerous animal, track down, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.0
 511
Code Red (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: soldier, jungle, adventure, rescue, missing person, alien encounter, deadly, danger, escapades, military, secret base, government coverup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.1
 841
Frost Giant (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: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, evil alien, deadly creature, danger, isolation, treasure hunt, supernatural, deadly, frozen body, autopsy, adventure, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.5
 746
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, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, danger, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: suspenseful, scary, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant snake, obsessive quest, escapades, danger, adventure, survival, jungle, deadly, betrayal, experiment, hunting, eaten alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, rescue, deadly creature, adventurer, supernatural, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, deadly, escapades, desert, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, exciting ...
Plot: virus, chaos, plague, rivalry, race against time, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, antidote, government conspiracy, hitman, chases and races ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, survival, adventure, save the day, danger, control room, spouse in danger, forces of nature, heroes, military, catastrophe, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 2.6
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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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: vigilantism, apocalypse, vengeance, adventure, danger, rivalry, chaos, reincarnation, crimes, deadly, escapades, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, rough, realistic, bleak, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, danger, adventure, curses spells and rituals, journalism, escapades, heroes, deadly, tornado, chases and races, terrorism, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, deadly, adventure, heroes, danger, rivalry, unfulfillment, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, undercover, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, terrorism, confined, chases and races, danger, escapades, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, submarine, adventure, octopus, dangerous animal, save the day, deadly creature, ocean or sea, danger, deadly, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 3.1
 13K
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, mad scientist, island, investigation, chases and races, ship, isolation, chase, danger, journalism, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, disaster movie, captivating, suspense
Plot: forces of nature, heroes, danger, evacuation, chases and races, escapades, catastrophe, tidal wave, tornado, partners, survival, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, deadly creature, survival, isolation, confined, danger, rescue, dangerous animal, forces of nature, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 2K
Lost (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trapped in a maze of endless desert highways, bound by a vital deadline, and pursued by an unseen menace....Jeremy Stanton is about to take the longest ride of his life. He will learn that when you reach the crossroads of life...you must be careful ...
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: on the road, map, heist, chases and races, danger, crimes, race against time, road trip, desert, husband wife relationship, isolation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Survival Code (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 2045, Vic, an ex-ultimate fighter, is the owner of the only airstrip, hotel and bar in the high Arctic frontier town of Borealis. He does his best to keep the peace amongst a vast array of clashing characters in this lawless international ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, life is a bitch, murder, society, danger, escapades, deadly, small town life, environmentalism, small town, master warrior ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Absolute Deception (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers. When FBI Agent John Nelson’s key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, special agents, uncover truth, undercover, investigation, manhunt, couple relations, dishonesty, journalism, chases and races, deadly, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, hong kong, australia, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, danger, military, deadly creature, battles, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, rescue, chaos, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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