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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 A sullen guide convoys him through several farms inhabited by even more sullen and withdrawn people.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, serious and scary films with plots about laboratory, danger, supernatural, monster, experiment, mad scientist and blood 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), The Color Out of Space (2010), Strange Invaders (1983). 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.
Plot: creature, death, mutation, sea monster, violence, scientist, monster, experiment, mutant, swamp, science, 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, chimpanzee, scientist, monkey, laboratory, helicopter, research, isolation, freeze to death, experiment gone awry, animals, snow ...
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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: sword and planet, alien, mountain, napoleonic wars, dismemberment, village, invasion, gore
Time: 19th century
Place: austria
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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 ...
Style: tense, bleak, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Plot: neo noir, farm, missing person, countryside, supernatural, asteroids and comets, danger, meteorite, meteor, laboratory, in the woods, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: small town, gory, danger, alien encounter, small town life, benign alien, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, journalism, race against time, ufo ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Projected Man (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Matter-transmitter sabotage leaves a British scientist (Bryant Halliday) disfigured and full of amps.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: laboratory, teleportation, blackmail, scientist, experiment, mouse, murder, revenge, sabotage, electrocution, laser, disfigurement ...
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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, gore, neo nazi, science, blood, maggot, hitler, human experiment, nazi, adolf hitler, nazis
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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
Plot: vietnam veteran, monster, experiment, scientist, laboratory, bare breasts, murder, african american, vietnam war veteran, science runs amok, disembowelment, mad scientist ...
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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 ...
Plot: mental breakdown, countryside, seaside, villager, inheritance, cult, personality change, mysterious past, uncle, breakdown, psycho, barn ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Lazarus Effect (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, macabre, suspense, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
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, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, isolation, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, experiment gone awry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Monster of the Volcano (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A yeti-like monster is stalking the mountains of rural Mexico, sometimes displaying the powers of hypnosis. It ultimately plays a part in destroying two shady characters.
Plot: treasure, cave, mountain, hypnosis, legend, falling from height, search party, monster, yeti, telepathy, murder, greed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Island of Terror (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small island community is overrun with creeping, blobbish, tentacled monsters which liquefy and digest the bones from living creatures. The community struggles to fight back.
Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
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Time: 1960s, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
Plot: portal, bathroom, creature, murder, violence, investigation, deadly, danger, parallel world, monster, moving, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Altered Species (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Altered Species is a 2001 horror film, about a scientist who has found a way to regenerate damaged tissue in the body. He has tried his experiment on rats, but the effects are disastrous. One of them grows to 50 times its normal size, and attempts ...
Plot: giant animal, rat, professor, laboratory, youth, gas mask, shovel, knocked unconscious, blood, sink, eyeball, cell ...
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Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bug (1975)
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Overlord (2018)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Curse of the Fly (1965)
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Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 561K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, exciting, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 82 min.
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41%
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The Body Shop (1972)
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: scary, surreal, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
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