Movies like Day of Wrath

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Day of Wrath (1985)
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Day of Wrath (1985)
Original name: День гнева
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American TV-journalist is interested in the trail of some strange mystery embedded in a mountainous region of the USA. After much red tape, he is allowed to enter the area. A sullen guide convoys him through several farms inhabited by even more sullen and withdrawn people. The journalist cannot help minding their weird behaviour, and especially that of one kid who also seems to be a math whiz. With some effort, he discovers an explanation to the mystery and convinces his guide to help him reveal it to the rest of the world.
Plot: village, mountain, mathematics, children, science, experiment, journalism, farmer, laboratory, professor, creature, countryside

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about experiment, danger, laboratory, monster, deadly, supernatural and mad scientist mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like Day of Wrath: Terror in the Swamp (1985), A Cold Night's Death (1973), Tartarus (2010), Anti Matter (2016), The Projected Man (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Terror in the Swamp (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In effort to create the perfect nutria for breeding by the fur industry, a scientist and his assistant inadvertently create a brutal mutation that escapes into the nearby swamps.
Style: slasher
Plot: violence, monster, death, sea monster, creature, science, experiment, swamp, scientist, mutation, mutant, maniac ...
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A Cold Night's Death (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scientists Culp and Wallach suspect that there is someone other than their research primates inhabiting their polar station.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: arctic, monkey, isolation, scientist, helicopter, chimpanzee, laboratory, research, freeze to death, snow, experiment gone awry, animals ...
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Tartarus (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Austria
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Austria-Hungary 1813: Two soldiers returning from the Napoleonic war encounter a creeping invasion in a remote mountain village that far exceeds their imagination - especially as the powerful enemy calls for actions that put the humanity of the two ...
Plot: village, sword and planet, gore, mountain, napoleonic wars, invasion, alien, dismemberment
Time: 19th century
Place: austria
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Anti Matter (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Anti Matter (AKA Worm) is a sci-fi noir take on the Alice in Wonderland tale. Ana, an Oxford PhD student, finds herself unable to build new memories following an experiment to generate and travel through a wormhole. The story follows her ...
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The Projected Man (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Matter-transmitter sabotage leaves a British scientist (Bryant Halliday) disfigured and full of amps.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: teleportation, blackmail, laboratory, mouse, scientist, experiment, revenge, murder, cat, sabotage, female scientist, electrocution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Strange Invaders (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie's ex-wife disappears, and he goes to where she grew up--a rural town in the midwest--to look for her. But, surprisingly, nobody knows about her or any of her many relatives, the Newmans. He meets aliens; but when he contacts the FBI, ...
Style: serious, offbeat, bleak, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, small town, race against time, danger, alien encounter, small town life, gory, benign alien, journalism, heroes, secret ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa
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68%
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Flesh Feast (1970)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A doctor in Florida conducts shady experiments involving maggots and stolen body parts, which may be in preparation for a larger plot.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: experiment, mad scientist, blood, maggot, human experiment, neo nazi, gore, science, hitler, nazi, adolf hitler, nazis
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Color Out of Space (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Arkham, 1975: Jonathan Davis' father has disappeared. His tracks lead to Germany, to the Swabian-Franconian Forest where he was stationed after the Second World War. Jonathan sets out to find him and bring him home, but deep in the woods he ...
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Plot: farm, countryside, missing person, h.p. lovecraft, supernatural, mystery, asteroids and comets, danger, laboratory, meteor, meteorite, mysticism ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs. Unfortunately an insanely jealous assistant (who has fallen in love with Eddie's fiance) switches ...
Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Lazarus Effect (2015)
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Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Medical researcher Frank, his fiancee Zoe and their team have achieved the impossible: they have found a way to revive the dead. After a successful, but unsanctioned, experiment on a lifeless animal, they are ready to make their work public. ...
Style: macabre, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, laboratory, paranormal, experiment, death, danger, experiment gone awry, disorder, inventions and discoveries, back from the dead, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Modern Love (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: JOHN, his wife EMILY, and their small son EDWARD leave the city for what they believe will be a brief foray to the countryside to claim John's inheritance - a small shack. They find themselves in a strange back-woods rural setting. Nothing is ...
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Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, isolation, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, plague ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Monster of the Volcano (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 76 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Gateway (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Danni moves into a New York apartment and starts sprucing the place up. She doesn’t know the previous tenant committed suicide in very strange circumstances. Nor does she know there’s a mysterious portal to another dimension in the bathroom ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When several young girls are found dead, left hideously aged and void of blood, Dr Marcus suspects vampirism. He enlists the help of the Vampire Hunter. Mysterious and powerful, Kronos has dedicated his life to destroying the evil pestilence. Once a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, intense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, 1770s, georgian era
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Island of Terror (1966)
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Country: UK
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Style: offbeat, bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: mind bending, enigmatic, inspirational, intellectual, philosophical ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
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Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA, UK
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Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, dark, scary, atmospheric ...
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, macabre, experimental ...
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, experiment, mad doctor, car accident, surgery, transplant, danger, experiment gone awry, woman in danger, deadly, stripper ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Primal Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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 3.7
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The Body Shop (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 82 min.
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Style: suspense, disturbing, scary, tense
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 558
Venus Flytrap (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 20K
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Spasms (1983)
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
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