Movies like Deep Rising

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Deep Rising (1998)
 6.1
 35K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, exciting, rough, serious, surprise ending, psychotronic, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, tentacle, monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, hijacking, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island, blood, mechanic, storage unit, eaten alive, creature, adventure, weapons, twists & turns, brutality, survival, volcano, pirate, supernatural, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia

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Most similar movies to Deep Rising

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, deadly creature, deadly, survival, escapades, monster and supernatural mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like Deep Rising: DeepStar Six (1989), Underwater (2020), Dinocroc (2004), Virus (1999), The Rig (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
 11K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, deadly, chaos, technology gone awry, heroic mission, dangerous animal, sea ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 71K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: underwater, giant monster, sea monster, giant creature, animal attack, monster, sea creature, earthquake, ocean, fear, creature, explorer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.3
 2K
Dinocroc (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Genetic Research Co. (Gereco) lab. However one must be put down after killing someone, another escapes and the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, survival, chaos, adventurer, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, dinosaur, animal life, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 27K
Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, virus, survival, rescue, ship, alien, save the world, first contact, ocean, time travel, deadly creature, cyborgs ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.2
 2K
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ocean or sea, monster, sea monster, deadly creature, isolation, survival, confined, rescue, dangerous animal, supernatural, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 20K
Leviathan (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, ocean, ship, survival, experiment gone awry, race against time, isolation, danger, rescue, mutant, suicide, shipwreck ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.0
 932
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, control room, collision, save the world, danger, rescue, investigation, heroic mission, ocean, ocean or sea, chaos, government agency ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, adventure, submarine, octopus, dangerous animal, save the day, deadly creature, deadly, danger, ocean or sea, giant monster, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.3
 152K
Predator 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the gang-ruled and ravaged city of Los Angeles. When it starts murdering drug ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, alien invasion, predator, drug lord, laser, invisibility, danger, serial murder, survival, gory, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, 1990s, year 1997
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, scary, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, deadly creature, save the world, monster, first contact, adventure, predator, apocalypse, evil alien, expedition, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, year 2004, 2000s
Place: antarctica, nebraska, nepal, mexico, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 385K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, deadly creature, survival, hunting, warrior, jungle, creature, trap, evil alien, chase, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beyond Loch Ness (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: James Murphey is a rugged cryptozoologist, who thirty years earlier, during a trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, had a fatal encounter with the fabled "Nessie" creature that killed his father, and left James with deep facial scar. Twenty years ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, dangerous animal, abandoned mine, survival, obsessive quest, deadly creature, mystery, chaos and mayhem, danger, experiment gone awry, gory, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, year 1976, 2000s
Place: europe, scotland, scottish highlands, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Snakes on a Train (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Under a powerful Mayan curse, snakes are hatched inside a young woman, slowly devouring her from within. Her only chance for survival is a powerful shaman who lives across the border. With only hours to live, she jumps on a train headed for Los ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, curse, train, survival, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, danger, confined, supernatural, giant snake, transformation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a perilous high-seas expedition to find a legendary Greek Opal - ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: sea monster, vengeance, survival, danger, escapades, adventurer, deadly, deadly creature, treasure hunt, giant squid, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 231K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, monster, dark hero, space travel, one man army, mysterious planet, anti hero, alien encounter, survival, outer space, warrior, tough heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 129K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, shark attack, animal horror, survival, laboratory, research, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Beast of the Bering Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sea vampires terrorize a small community.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: vampire, sea monster, survival, supernatural, escapades, danger, underwater, ocean or sea, underwater scene, deadly creature, ocean, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, underwater scene, killer shark, monster, shark, murder, creature feature, experiment, shark attack, diving, fear, beach ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, supernatural, adventurer, deadly creature, rescue, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, deadly, escapades, desert, earthquake ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Thing Below (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A top secret drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico raises a dormant alien creature from the depths. Once loose, the creature goes on a murderous rampage.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: alien, sea monster, deadly creature, alien encounter, telepathy, heroes, danger, deadly, escapades, ocean or sea, ocean, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the sequel to Paul Verhoeven's loved/reviled sci-fi film, a group of troopers taking refuge in an abandoned outpost after fighting alien bugs, failing to realize that more danger lays in wait.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, battles, space travel, heroes, soldier, burned alive, space wars, war, heroic mission, survival, military, deadly creature ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, underwater, underwater scene, giant monster, survival, rescue, adventure, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, secret experiment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.7
 574
Monster Island (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Gigantic monsters threaten to destroy everything in their path as mankind remains defenseless
Style: psychotronic, disaster movie, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: human versus monster, weapons, monster versus monster, creature, sea monster, giant monster, tsunami, monster, giant creature, sea captain, society, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, killer shark, dangerous animal, deadly creature, adventure, ancient mystery, good versus evil, danger, deadly, escapades, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 31K
Feast (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, deadly creature, siege, violence spree, deadly, danger, escapades, graphic violence, impregnation, loss of child, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 26K
The Relic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, macabre ...
Plot: monster, human versus monster, museum, police investigation, deadly creature, beast, deadly, anthropologist, gory, supernatural, survival, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 2K
Sector 7 (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In Sector 7, an underwater oil field located south of Jeju Island, Hae-jun is working as a marine equipment manager on an oil prospecting ship called Eclipse. Joining the crew later is Jeong-man, a former colleague of Hae-jun's father, assigned ...
Style: serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, oil rig, deadly creature, survival, isolation, danger, supernatural, confined, deadly, escapades, communication problem, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 2K
Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, mad scientist, island, mutant, survival, experiment gone awry, confined, supernatural, isolation, inventions and discoveries, dangerous animal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 3.7
 695
Webs (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Richard Greico leads a team of electrical workers who stumble across a terrifying parallel universe. While investigating a strange power source in an abandoned building, the workers find themselves sucked into an underworld teeming with massive, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, parallel world, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, supernatural, chaos, heroic mission, danger, escapades, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, scary, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, ocean or sea, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, survival, mutant, escapades, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%