Movies like The Faculty

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The Faculty (1998)
 6.5
 100K
The Faculty (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin spreading from the faculty to the students' bodies, it's ultimately up to the few who are left – an unlikely collection of loners, leaders, nerds and jocks – to save the world from alien domination.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating, serious, entertaining, clever, satirical, light
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teachers and students, alien invasion, small town, high school, evil alien, high school life, youth, alien encounter, danger, transformation, space and aliens, parasite, alien, first contact, good versus evil, paranoia, teacher, group of friends, bodies, american football, teenager, drugs/alcohol, student, anti authority ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: ohio

Most similar movies to The Faculty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and surprise ending films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, alien, murder, blood and space and aliens mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Faculty: Body Snatchers (1993), The Thing (1982), Disturbing Behavior (1998), The Puppet Masters (1994), The Thing (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.9
 15K
Body Snatchers (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving at the base, his teenage daughter Marti befriends Jean ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: evil alien, military base, soldier, zombie, danger, alien, emotionless, teenage life, alien invasion, escape, doppelganger, gas station ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: atlanta georgia, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 8.1
 314K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, paranoia, monster, survival, alien encounter, space and aliens, transformation, danger, fear, supernatural, confined, destruction ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Disturbing Behavior (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Steve Clark is a newcomer in the town of Cradle Bay, and he quickly realizes that there's something odd about his high school classmates. The clique known as the "Blue Ribbons" are the eerie embodiment of academic excellence and clean ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, psychological, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, brainwashing, small town, teacher, murder, mind control, insanity, island, nightmare, suicide, police ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Puppet Masters (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Earth is invaded by alien parasites aka "slugs" that ride on people's backs and control their minds. A trio of American government agents attempt to thwart this.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, mind control, alien, deadly creature, small town, alien contact, rescue mission, escape, alien encounter, murder, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 107K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, evil alien, alien invasion, danger, chase, survival, mission gone awry, gory, isolation, alien encounter, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 68K
Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, apocalypse, parasite, alien, monster, alien invasion, transformation, zombie, save the day, violence, husband wife relationship, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 80s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, parasite, alien invasion, alien, outer space, anti heroes, gory, deadly creature, camping, evil alien, save the world, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 14K
Detention (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, time machine, cheerleader, high school life, small town, imaginary, youth, alien encounter, social relations, murder, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 1992, year 2003 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 684
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, bed and breakfast, gory, deadly creature, mind control, doppelganger, forest, transformation, survival, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school prom faces a deadly threat: a flesh-eating virus that spreads via a popular brand of bottled water.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, virus, bottled water, gory, quarantine, prom, plague, danger, deadly, zombie, survival, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After the suicide of her only friend, Rachel has never felt more on the outside. The one person who reached out to her, Jessie, also happens to be part of the popular crowd that lives to torment outsiders like her. But Rachel has something else that ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, suicide, blood, weightlifting, telekinesis, swimming pool, murder, fire, teacher, party, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 83K
Dreamcatcher (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Four boyhood pals perform a heroic act and are changed by the powers they gain in return. Years later, on a hunting trip in the Maine woods, they're overtaken by a vicious blizzard that harbors an ominous presence. Challenged to stop an alien ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, friends, alien invasion, evil alien, in the woods, danger, childhood, plague, mind control, alien, transformation, virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.3
 502
Monster High (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two high school goofs steal an explosive device from another world that has been hidden on earth, and an alien named Mr. Armageddon is sent to retrieve it from them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, exciting
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, save the world, drugs/alcohol, good versus evil, strong sexual content, danger, deadly, youth, space and aliens, supernatural, evil alien, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, biologist, doppelganger, zombie, investigation, psychoanalysis, epidemic, alien encounter, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Freaks of Nature (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, dark humor, vampire comedy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vampire, zombie, small town, alien, teenager, supernatural, evil alien, unlikely partners, young heroes, save the day, danger, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 18th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.2
 241
The Arrival (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An old man, who has been near a fallen meteor, starts to get younger and younger, with a terrible thirst for blood.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, vampire, time travel, supernatural, deadly, imaginary, golden years, special agents, chase, aging, feminism, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.3
 3K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, planet, monster, alien, gory, evil alien, rescue, distant planet, space wars, danger, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Substitute (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 6th Grade gets a new substitute teacher. She wants to train the class for an international competition in Paris. But something isn't right. How is she able read kids' minds? Why is she so mean? And how does she manage to convince ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: family outing
Plot: evil alien, teachers and students, alien, youth, family, small town, space and aliens, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, alien encounter, small town life ...
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Extraterrestrial (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five friends set out to a cabin in the woods for a fun weekend getaway that is, until extraterrestrial visitors turn it into a fight for their lives. The group is pulled from their reverie when a flickering object crashes deep in the woods. As they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, cabin, evil alien, in the woods, isolation, police officer, engagement, party, teenager, nobody believes, space and aliens, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Invasion of the Bee Girls (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Neil Agar, a security agent with the State Department, is dispatched to Peckham, California to investigate the death of a bacteriologist working at government-sponsored Brandt Research. His investigation is soon complicated by a growing number of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Plot: small town, bee, scientist, alien, research laboratory, femme fatale, deadly, evil alien, heart condition, gays and lesbians, special agents, alien encounter ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 1K
The Brain (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Blake runs a TV show called "Independent Thinkers", which is sort of a Scientology-like self-help/religion program. But he's not making his audience think any more independently - with the help of an alien organism he calls The ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, alien, murder, convenience store, gory, deadly, youth, prodigy, prank, teenage life, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.4
 27K
The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, hospital, quarantine, freezer, military, sewer, gory, race against time, survival, danger, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Without Warning (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An alien creature stalks human prey.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, paranoia, forest, wilderness, creature, cabin, predator, espionage, deadly creature, evil alien, alien attack, human prey ...
Time: 70s, 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 210K
Pitch Black (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, anti heroes, survival, space travel, mysterious planet, outer space, tough heroes, monster, alien encounter, human in outer space, darkness ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.5
 9K
Carrie (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Carrie White is a lonely and painfully shy teenage girl with telekinetic powers who is slowly pushed to the edge of insanity by frequent bullying from both classmates at her school, and her own religious, but abusive, mother.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, teenage life, high school, vengeance, social misfits, gory, youth, supernatural, parents and children, life is a bitch, revenge, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.2
 103K
Jennifer's Body (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A newly possessed cheerleader turns into a killer who specializes in offing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Style: sexy, dark humor, humorous, sexual, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, teenagers, small town, transformation, succubus, high school life, cannibalism, danger, friends, female killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.1
 51K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, transformation, small town, werewolf, obsessive quest, danger, youth, mysterious character, blood, teenage life, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.5
 680K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: spacecraft, space travel, evil alien, space and aliens, deadly creature, outer space, alien encounter, alien, survival, scientist, monster, alien invasion ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
10%
 5.0
 2K
Moontrap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, outer space, moon, nasa, alien encounter, space and aliens, spacecraft, danger, androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, space wars ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surreal, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, supernatural, disfigurement, nightmare, teenage life, creep, serial killer, high school, boiler room, booby trap, dream, alcoholic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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