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Swamp Devil (2008)
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Swamp Devil (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: SWAMP DEVIL is the story of young Melanie Blaime (played by Cindy Sampson) and her father Howard (portrayed by the venerable Bruce Dern). After a long estrangement from her father for reasons not entirely clear, Melanie returns to her childhood home of Gibbington, Vermont to confront the realization that her father is wanted for murder. As Melanie digs a little more deeply into the stories of the past, she uncovers a tale wound about the town like Spanish moss, that is composed of secrets and lies, murder and revenge.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, monster, small town, mutant, supernatural, family life, dangerous animal, teenage life, vengeance, crimes, parents and children, on the run, homecoming, estrangement, swamp, father daughter relationship, ogre, giant monster, animal attack, creature, creature feature, family relations, rivalry, small town life, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Swamp Devil

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense and scary films with plots about deadly, danger, animal horror, monster, creature feature, escapades and animal attack mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Swamp Devil: Carny (2009), Bottom Feeder (2007), Razortooth (2007), Lizzie (2012), Black Swarm (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carny (2009)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a traveling carnival comes to a rural Nebraska town, the caged attraction everyone is talking about is the alleged Jersey Devil. When the beast escapes, tearing the citizens to shreds, local sheriff Sam Atlas steps up to form a tracking team. ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, dangerous animal, legends and myths, chaos and mayhem, clergy, escapades, small town, sheriff, creature feature, carnival, monster, ogre ...
Place: nebraska, usa
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95%
 4.2
 787
Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, dangerous animal, supernatural, chaos, monster, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 3.6
 929
Razortooth (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The concept is based on a true story concerning an exotic species of eels that are released in the southeast from Asia. They breathe air and can survive on land.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense
Plot: eel, mutant, survival, mad scientist, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, wilderness, swamp, monster, creature feature, animal attack, shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 2.5
 863
Lizzie (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lizzie, a young woman with amnesia, slowly comes to realize that she may be responsible for the horrific murder of her parents. After returning to the family home, Lizzie had terrifying flashbacks to her childhood, and comes face to face with the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, vengeance, uncover truth, nightmare, haunted by the past, memory loss, murder, haunted house, childhood trauma, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.9
 995
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: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, bio weapon, deadly creature, graphic violence, investigation, escapades, mad scientist, killer animal, monster, insect, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.4
 762
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, plague, murder, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, dangerous animal, track down, monster, mutant, insect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Something Beneath (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a mysterious black slime oozes up from the plumbing to infiltrate a new conference center, it causes attendees at an environmental convention who come in contact with it to have horrific hallucinations and nightmarish visions of past tragedies. ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: priest, environmentalism, supernatural, clergy, deadly creature, society, survival, supernatural ability, monster, creature feature, decapitation, dog ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, isolation, survival, supernatural, escapades, disorder, animal life, chaos, small town life, experiment gone awry, heroes, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: suspense, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: shark, monster, creature feature, mad scientist, island, vengeance, mutant, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Maneater (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a dismembered body is found in the Appalachian Mountains, a county Sheriff is shocked to discover that the predator is a six-hundred pound Bengal tiger.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, cult film
Plot: animal attack, tiger, hunter, small town, dangerous animal, escapades, survival, animal life, killer animal, monster, ogre, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: church, supernatural, crimes, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, monster, escapades, deadly creature, creature feature, ogre, creature, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.2
 698
Hybrid (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an experiment in human behavior. It's an exploration of the most natural of animal impulses. It's something new under the moon. And it bites. When security dispatcher Aaron Scates is blinded in an explosion, he's put in the ...
Style: suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wolf, wolfman, organ transplant, adventure, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, supernatural, race against time, deadly creature, doctors and patients, werewolf, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Eye of the Beast (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This menacing monster yarn stars James Van Der Beek as government scientist Dan Leland, who's sent to investigate reported sightings of a giant squidlike beast that's put the entire population of a fishing village on edge. Though Leland ...
Style: suspense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: giant squid, sea monster, fishing boat, creature feature, obsessive quest, deadly creature, marine biologist, escapades, supernatural, social relations, small town, monster ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.7
 483
The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: monster, survival, murder, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, storage unit, deathtrap, group of strangers, violence, rivalry, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Mimic: Sentinel (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man enclosed in a plastic bubble, his sister, and their best friend must defend an apartment complex from the mutant Judas Breed insects.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, supernatural, apocalypse, psychopath, crimes, serial killer, mind game, plague, investigation, drug dealing, race against time, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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57%
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Blood Monkey (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six American grad students have arrived in Africa to study apes with a renowned professor. But after setting up camp in a jungle clearing, they soon become witness to the carnage inflicted by the strange and remote species.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: expedition, survival, dangerous animal, isolation, monkey, escapades, captivity, wilderness, bait, monster, chimpanzee, anthropology ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, australia, asia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a perilous high-seas expedition to find a legendary Greek Opal - ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: sea monster, adventurer, survival, escapades, vengeance, treasure hunt, deadly creature, giant squid, animal attack, monster, giant monster, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.1
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Rottweiler (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dante travels across a desolate, futuristic Spain in search of his girlfriend, Ula. He is pursued by a bloodthirsty, cybernetic Rottweiler.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, rottweiler, killer dog, chase, manhunt, technology gone awry, deadly creature, survival, dangerous animal, on the run, dog, monster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 4.7
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Pig Hunt (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When John takes his San Francisco friends to his deceased uncle's remote ranch to hunt wild pigs, it seems like a typical guys weekend with guns - despite the presence of John's sexy girlfriend Brooks. But as John and his crew trek deeper ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, survival, forest, monster, soldier, serial killer, gang, farm, murder, redneck, pig, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
River of Darkness (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When brutal murdering starts in a small riverside town, the sheriff must investigate and face the horrific past.
Style: rough, bleak, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, vengeance, crimes, social misfits, rivalry, small town, chaos and mayhem, sheriff, city, small town life, investigation, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Xtinction: Predator X (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her father seemingly goes missing, divorcee Laura LeCrois is forced to return home after a 20-year hiatus. However, home is not the way Laura remembers it. Her father is in major debt with the bank, her ex-boyfriend is the town sheriff, and her ...
Style: serious, scary, rough
Plot: alligator, monster, giant monster, missing person, family in danger, psychopath, bank, small town life, small town, swamp, dinosaur, crocodile ...
Time: prehistory
Place: louisiana
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53%
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Primitive (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being forced to visit a hypnotist, Martin receives news of his estranged mother's passing. He returns home for the funeral, and before long, people start dropping dead. The victims - brutally torn apart by what appears to be a predatory ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, murder, mentally unstable, supernatural, crimes, estrangement, bigfoot, creature, demon, rivalry, violence, human host ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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52%
 3.3
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Skeeter (1993)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As the result of a corrupt businessman's illegal toxic waste dumping, a small desert town is beset by a deadly swarm of huge bloodthirsty mutant mosquitoes!
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insect, monster, small town, creature feature, motorcycle, sheriff, death, killer animal, exploitation, animal attack, toxic, mutant ...
Time: 90s
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51%
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 3.6
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Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mysterious, apocalyptic, scary ...
Plot: monster, creature, dangerous animal, geologist, giant monster, scientist, mountain, escapades, disaster, special agents, government agency, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.0
 908
Killer Bees! (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A sheriff tries to save unsuspecting townspeople, including his estranged wife and young daughter, from a deadly swarm.
Style: suspense, serious, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: entomologist, small town, dangerous animal, escapades, adventure, father son relationship, insect, animal attack, nature, disaster, catastrophe, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.0
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Supercroc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A team of soldiers must stop a giant, bloodthirsty crocodile from reaching a nearby city, while trying to avoid being a meal for the beast themselves.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crocodile, soldier, deadly creature, save the day, race against time, supernatural, military, escapades, monster, creature feature, city, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sand Serpents (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and a small group of Marines are stranded in the remote Afghan desert. But it ain't the Taliban that's worrying them, it's these giant refugees from Tremors. In fact the big worms prove to be an ally of sorts by doing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: survival, mutant, abandoned mine, chaos, desert, creature feature, animal attack, monster, worm, killer animal, iraq war, giant monster ...
Time: prehistory
Place: middle east, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
 748
Morlocks (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ferocious humanoid creatures from the future come back to the present to devour humans.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: mutant, time machine, survival, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, time travel, military, battles, murder, violence, shark ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Clawed: The Legend of Sasquatch (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a group of poachers is found mauled to death in the woods of the Pacific Northwest -- mirroring a grisly slaying that happened years ago, known as the "Echo Mountain Massacre" -- angry locals are convinced that the infamous Sasquatch ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, camping, legends and myths, forest, small town, adventure, mountain, rivalry, vengeance, monster, survival, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.2
 238
Savage (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blazing fire rips its way through Bear Valley National Park. As the firefighters try to contain it, the animals are being forced out of their habitat including a beast that was better left undiscovered.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, bigfoot, police officer, forest fire, dangerous animal, creature feature, track down, race against time, on the run, deadly creature, escapades, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%