Movies like Earth vs. the Spider

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Earth vs. the Spider (2001)
 4.3
 2K
Earth vs. the Spider (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A shy comic book fan is injected with an experimental serum and starts turning into a spider. When web covered bodies start appearing a policeman starts to investigate the strange case.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, tense, exciting, suspense, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, crimes, supernatural, heroes, laboratory, good versus evil, mad scientist, danger, disorder, deadly creature, supernatural ability, zombie, survival, fighting crime, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, unfulfilled love, deadly, rivalry, master villain, dog ...

Most similar movies to Earth vs. the Spider

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, experiment gone awry, deadly, supernatural, escapades, disorder and heroes mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Earth vs. the Spider: The Return of Swamp Thing (1989), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996), Swamp Thing (1982), They Crawl (2001), Fangs (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, rescue, swamp, mad scientist, rivalry, laboratory, danger, deadly, fighting crime, disorder, good versus evil, zombie ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, island, genetics, dangerous animal, rebellion, mutant, experiment, survival, chaos and mayhem, transformation, technology gone awry, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, future, year 2010, 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 13K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, mutant, superhero, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, europe, holland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.5
 643
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, plague, deadly, track down, supernatural, danger, dangerous animal, deadly creature, cockroach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 645
Fangs (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Scottsville is a sleepy town, where the yearly apple blossom festival is usually the only 'memorable' event, so Police Chief Sam Taylor is furious when young cop Ally Parks -who comes from the big city- insists on investigating the death ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, police investigation, supernatural, murder, rivalry, crimes, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.9
 780
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, evil alien, deadly, soldier, rivalry, gory, save the world, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.4
 261
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, survival, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, escapades, deadly, betrayal, gory, alien, americana ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, scary, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, imaginary, chaos, heroes, dangerous animal, good versus evil, danger, supernatural, rescue, deadly ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
Shrunken Heads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three teens killed by a local crime boss return for revenge after a witch doctor revives them through voodoo magic.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, voodoo, master villain, chaos and mayhem, gangsters, escapades, experiment gone awry, crimes, heroes, gays and lesbians, supernatural ability, love affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, super soldier, deadly creature, danger, terrorism, deadly, soldier, battles, technology gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, chase, killer dog, anti heroes, dog, dangerous animal, survival, gory, supernatural, danger, anti hero, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, deadly, danger, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
How to Make a Monster (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, virtual reality, supernatural, save the day, experiment gone awry, a.i., heroic mission, survival, vengeance, chaos, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 1K
Proteus (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Group of heroin smugglers finds shelter on abandoned oil rig after their ship had exploded. Soon they find that the oil rig was just cover for biological experiment. One of the results is Charlie - shape-shifting monster with ability to absorb the ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, ocean or sea, laboratory, gang, deadly, experiment gone awry, adventure, deadly creature, mad scientist, danger, drug dealing, monster ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.7
 657
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, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, parallel world, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, heroic mission, danger, deadly, chaos ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: dangerous animal, escapades, supernatural, isolation, survival, small town life, disorder, animal life, chaos, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 2K
Scintilla (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: From a torturous cell in Africa, Abel Powell is released and given the chance to regroup his team of skilled mercenaries for one last job. A top scientist will guide them half a mile underground through an ex-Soviet bunker to extract the vital ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, mutant, military base, heroes, deadly creature, laboratory, supernatural, anti hero, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia (former ussr), russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
Puppet Master vs Demonic Toys (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of toymakers seek to use Andre Toulon's formula, now in the hands of Toulon's great-nephew Robert, to give life to a line of killer toys that they plan to unleash on Christmas Eve.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: evil doll, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroes, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, rivalry, supernatural, good versus evil, factory, evil corporation ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.7
 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, rescue, dangerous animal, crimes, survival, danger, race against time, disorder, deadly, small town life, deadly creature, experiment gone awry ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 6K
Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, survival, dangerous animal, plague, danger, save the world, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, danger, experiment gone awry, chaos, small town, deadly, small community, supernatural, under the surface, dark secret, survival, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 886
Black Swarm (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The widow, Deputy Sheriff Jane Kozik, moves from Manhattan to Black Stone, New York, with her daughter Kelsey Kozik. There she expects to find a safe place to live. The day after moving, a homeless man is found dead in the tool shed of Jane's ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, experiment gone awry, danger, survival, bio weapon, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, investigation, graphic violence, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
Night of the Lepus (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, absurd, offbeat ...
Plot: mutant, gene manipulation, experiment gone awry, rabbit, giant animal, dangerous animal, heroes, danger, deadly, mad scientist, chaos, mutation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Darkman, needing money to continue his experiments on synthetic skin, steals a crate of cash from drug lord Peter Rooker...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, dark
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, experiment, drug lord, fighting crime, gory, dishonesty, righting the wronged, escapades, superhuman powers, imaginary, secret agents ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 6K
Dead Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: LAPD police officer, Roger Mortis is killed while arresting zombies who have been reanimated by the head of Dante Laboratories in order to carry out violent armed robberies.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, laboratory, police investigation, police, mad scientist, supernatural, good versus evil, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crime, partners, buddies ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, laboratory, mad scientist, deadly, deadly creature, gory, supernatural, captivity, frankenstein's monster, hospital, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, danger, gory, deadly, experiment gone awry, escapades, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bride of Re-Animator (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Herbert West once again revives the dead. This time, he brings Dan's ex-girlfriend's heart back inside a 'perfect' body. Dr. Hill returns as the evil nemesis who lost his head.
Style: humorous, scary, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, police detective, zombie, perversion, experiment gone awry, danger, good versus evil, h.p. lovecraft, doctor, corpse, reanimation ...
Time: 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, astronaut, man versus machine, space and aliens, escapades, supernatural, space travel, danger, experiment gone awry, a.i., nasa, zombie ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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