Movies like Dinocroc

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Dinocroc (2004)
 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 information is kept from sheriff Harper. His daughter, county dog catcher Diane Harper, helps her ex (welding artist Tom Banning) with his kid brother Michael's beloved dog. They bump into Campbell and discover the dinocroc is growing, having escaped down a tunnel. Although Gereco hires Australian crocodile specialist and intrepid hunter, Richard 'Dick' Sydney, the beast proves impervious to bullets, so the body count rises alarming.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, adventurer, danger, chaos, deadly, dinosaur, adventure, animal life, crocodile, research laboratory, hunting, human versus monster, zombie, apocalypse, space and aliens, supernatural, heroes, misfit, family life, manipulations, good versus evil ...

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Most similar movies to Dinocroc

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, dangerous animal, heroes, deadly creature and survival mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Dinocroc: The Dark (1993), Supergator (2007), The Curse of the Komodo (2004), Snakehead Terror (2004), Attack of the Sabertooth (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Dark (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something is alive beneath the surface of the graveyard. Something with the power to destroy and the power to heal. One man, a cop, is determined to kill this mysterious creature. Another, a scientist, is determined to capture and save this ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, supernatural, special agents, danger, creature, scientist, tunnel, revenge, cemetery ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.0
 876
Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, mutant, danger, dangerous animal, island, animal horror, chaos, laboratory, escapades, volcano, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Curse of the Komodo (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutation, island, chaos, danger, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, deadly, deadly creature, zombie, secret project, giant lizard ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Snakehead Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, escapades, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, small town life, chaos, disorder, animal life, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Attack of the Sabertooth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Fiji islands, the greedy and unscrupulous owner of the Valalola Resort Primal Park invites investors and guests for an opening party of his compound composed of hotel and zoo aiming to find partners for his discoveries. When a bunch of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: animal horror, survival, isolation, danger, race against time, dangerous animal, chaos, college, heroic mission, theme park, cloning, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Scorpius Gigantus (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Geneticist seeks to make a name for herself by saving the planet from disease by using eons-old antibodies, harvested from enlarged six legged creatures. The creatures don't like being big and escape. Send for help.
Style: suspenseful, serious, humorous, suspense, scary ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, rivalry, experiment gone awry, deadly, chases and races, supernatural, escapades, heroes, mutant, disorder, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 2.8
 1K
Infested (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Horror tale of insects which eat their victims from the inside out.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reunion, dangerous animal, escapades, supernatural, survival, slasher, deadly, deadly creature, plague, friendship, apocalypse, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 2.8
 1K
Raptor (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a series of unexplained vicious animal attacks strikes his community, Sheriff Jim Tanner and his assistant Barbara trace them back to a Dr. Hyde, a former military researcher whose government funding for a dinosaur cloning project was cut. When ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, crimes, dangerous animal, rescue, survival, small town life, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, heroes, danger, race against time, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, dangerous animal, chaos, plague, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, obsessive quest, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.8
 747
Bugs (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A cop on the track of a criminal finds himself in the midst of an unfinished subway tunnel, when his flashlight reveals a startling discovery: a three metre long scorpion-like Bug. With one slice of its massive tail the bug fells the man and devours ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: monster, violence, insect, dangerous animal, chaos, deadly creature, deadly, special agents, danger, race against time, swat, battle ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.7
 5K
Frankenfish (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist Mary Callahan to the location where the victim lived in a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: animal horror, biologist, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, survival, track down, genetic engineering, escapades, danger, monster, eaten alive, fish ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.1
 3K
Ice Spiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scientific experiment goes haywire, creating an arachnophobic nightmare. If there's a way to stop them, somebody better find it soon before they kill everything in sight!
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant spider, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, laboratory, spider, ski resort, dangerous animal, survival, heroic mission, gory, deadly creature, escapades ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.5
 785
Mandrake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An expedition led by adventurer Darren McCall and funded by the wealthy Harry Vargas braves the impenetrable jungle to retrieve a fabled bejeweled dagger from an ancient burial ground. But pulling the dagger from its rightful resting place awakens ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: chaos, survival, adventurer, danger, jungle, adventure, escapades, rivalry, dangerous animal, curse, ritual, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, imaginary, chaos, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, dangerous animal, disorder, deadly, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Man's Best Friend (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer dog, mad scientist, chase, anti heroes, dog, dangerous animal, survival, gory, danger, supernatural, anti hero, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.1
 2K
SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, island, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, gory, mutant, vengeance, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.0
 670
Raptor Ranch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young people stuck in the small Texas town of Fossil Ridge have to fight for their lives against dinosaurs that have been reanimated by a local scientist.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, rescue, survival, experiment gone awry, isolation, danger, gas station, escapades, deadly, small town, supernatural ...
Time: prehistory
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a lush tropical island, working under a secret government charter, Martin Drake has not only grown sprawling acres of giant vegetables, but inadvertently spawned two mammoth reptiles as well. Now they've broken free of their enclosures, and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, scary ...
Plot: giant monster, monster versus monster, escapades, dangerous animal, chaos, mutant, battles, dinosaur, laboratory, rivalry, deadly, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 3.7
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Webs (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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, supernatural, dangerous animal, chaos, heroic mission, deadly, escapades, deadly creature, rivalry ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.3
 724
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, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, dangerous animal, danger, heroes, deadly, survival, heroic mission, underwater, animal attack, shark attack, sea ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.5
 909
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, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, survival, chaos, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.8
 992
Blue Demon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The "Blue Demon" project is an attempt by a team of scientists to train Great White sharks to protect America's coastline from any intruders.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: ocean or sea, killer shark, dangerous animal, danger, experiment gone awry, ocean, deadly, chaos, genetic engineering, brutality, eaten alive, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.7
 1K
Croc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A large man-eating crocodile terrorizes tourists and locals near Krabi, in Thailand. Michael Madsen plays a hunter stalking the immense reptile, while sub-plots include a rivalry between a foreigner, who owns a crocodile-farm, and a Thai man who ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, crocodile, danger, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, cons and scams, eaten alive, trapped, zoo, crimes, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 3.4
 1K
Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, adventure, secret identity, deadly creature, deadly, anti heroes, anti hero, small town, resort ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Snow Shark: Ancient Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 12 years ago during a scientific expedition 3 animal biologists stumbled upon a great discovery that ended in tragedy. Whatever killed them has awoken and now the legend of the Ancient Snow Beast could prove to be more than just a legend.
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: shark attack, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, monster, legends and myths, absurdism, killer shark, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.5
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, gene manipulation, cons and scams, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, semi serious, scary, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 671
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, danger, isolation, experiment gone awry, deadly, survival, violence spree, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.6
 2K
Mammoth (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater Louisiana, a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. The meteor is actually a spaceship containing an alien life form which animates ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: museum, alien encounter, adventure, supernatural, save the world, deadly, escapades, heroic mission, survival, race against time, danger, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, prehistory, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.1
 2K
Pterodactyl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A dormant volcano deep with the Turkish forest holds within it a deadly secret. Perfectly preserved, a nest of pterodactyl eggs are ready to hatch...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pterodactyl, dangerous animal, adventure, heroic mission, save the day, save the world, race against time, survival, experiment gone awry, rescue, deadly creature, danger ...
Place: armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%