Movies like The Faculty

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The Faculty (1998)
 6.5
 102K
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: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious, entertaining, clever, satirical, light
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, teenage life, teachers and students, high school, high school life, small town, evil alien, youth, space and aliens, danger, transformation, alien encounter, alien, parasite, good versus evil, paranoia, teacher, first contact, american football, group of friends, bodies, fight back, deadly, drugs/alcohol, bad attitude ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 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 suspense films with plots about deadly, supernatural, danger, alien, blood, transformation and space and aliens mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Faculty: The Thing (1982), Body Snatchers (1993), Disturbing Behavior (1998), The Puppet Masters (1994), The Thing (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 326K
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, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien encounter, monster, isolation, transformation, paranoia, space and aliens, danger, fear, scientist, supernatural, evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: evil alien, soldier, military base, zombie, emotionless, alien, alien invasion, gas station, escape, teenage life, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: atlanta georgia, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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: exciting, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, brainwashing, high school, small town, mind control, insanity, society, chase, student, mind game, crimes, rivalry ...
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, suspense, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, mind control, space and aliens, alien, deadly creature, rescue mission, alien contact, murder, alien invasion, alien encounter, political corruption, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 111K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
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, danger, alien invasion, alien encounter, chase, survival, gory, isolation, alien, mission gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982, 80s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 69K
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, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, parasite, apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, save the day, alien, zombie, violence, husband wife relationship, meteor ...
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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, parasite, monster, alien invasion, save the world, evil alien, deadly, gory, teenage life, heroes, alien encounter, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 713
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, bed and breakfast, alien, danger, supernatural, heroes, gory, deadly, survival, save the world, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, prom, suicide, blood, innocence lost, small town, weightlifting, swimming pool, party, murder, fire, telekinesis ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 28K
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, survival, danger, evil alien, race against time, chaos, quarantine, space and aliens, deadly creature, alien encounter, death, hospital ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, dark humor, funny, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vampire, zombie, small town, teenager, alien, supernatural, unlikely partners, save the day, evil alien, parody, apocalypse, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 18th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, biologist, deadly, space and aliens, lookalikes, body swapping, danger, investigation, mistaken identity, emotionless ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, seaport
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 213K
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, rough, serious, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, evil alien, anti heroes, mysterious planet, alien encounter, dark hero, survival, tough heroes, monster, outer space, space travel, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.3
 513
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: humorous, semi serious, scary, exciting
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, disorder, heroes, evil alien, teenage life, alien encounter, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, space and aliens, escapades, young heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, alien, monster, planet, imaginary, adventure, distant planet, deadly creature, space wars, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 84K
Dreamcatcher (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, supernatural, friends, evil alien, first contact, plague, mind control, in the woods, danger, alien, transformation, virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, awful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: astronomer, soldier, alien, alien invasion, apocalypse, priest, time travel, survival, deadly, heroes, evil alien, gory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: futuristic, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, gang, small town, on the run, mad scientist, supernatural, chaos, laboratory, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
Village of the Damned (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, evil alien, alien, mind game, pregnancy, deadly, space and aliens, village, small town life, supernatural, mystery, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, good versus evil, ufo, punk, evil clown, ice cream truck, net, clown, shadow puppet, parody, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.4
 589
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, exciting, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, alien, slasher, bio weapon, supernatural, misfit, law enforcement, danger, technology gone awry, crimes, dangerous animal, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.2
 245
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, evil alien, space and aliens, feminism, chase, elderly, aging, murder, danger, time travel, golden years, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, serious, suspense, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, cabin, alien abduction, danger, in the woods, space and aliens, confined, isolation, alien encounter, teenager, party, engagement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, scary
Plot: small town, femme fatale, scientist, bee, alien, research laboratory, imaginary, small town life, alien encounter, deadly, evil alien, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 12K
The Fury (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, supernatural, rescue, government agency, espionage, danger, telepathy, government agent, vengeance, family relations, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1978
Place: middle east, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 258K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, monster, fear, trapped, fog, deadly creature, insanity, small town, desperation, tentacle, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.5
 2K
Breeders (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An otherwordly perpetrator has been attacking female virgins in Manhattan. As Dr. Pace and Detective Andriotti work together to identify the strange organic materials found on the women, the victims begin arising in a trance and leaving the hospital.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, alien, rape, law enforcement, space and aliens, deadly creature, woman in danger, danger, evil alien, alien encounter, deadly, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher killer, alien, monster, zombie, serial killer, violence, college, survival, axe, fraternity, sorority, undead ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1959 ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jeepers Creepers II (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After 23 horrifying days of gorging on human flesh, an ancient creature known as the Creeper embarks on a final voracious feeding frenzy, terrorizing a group of varsity basketball players, cheerleaders and coaches stranded on a remote highway when ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, serial killer, revenge, rivalry, cheerleader, scarecrow, high school student, school bus, farm, teenager, beast ...
Time: contemporary, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 28K
Phantasm (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, murder, investigation, tall man, mausoleum, gory, cult, good versus evil, obsessive quest, deadly, world domination, mortician ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%