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Forbidden World (1982)
 5.3
 3K
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, futuristic, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, laboratory, mad scientist, genetics, planet, gory, deadly creature, space station, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, save the planet, danger, deadly, escapades, imaginary, disorder, space and aliens, supernatural, dangerous animal, cons and scams, isolation, technology gone awry, terminal illness, animal life, battles ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, experiment gone awry and gory mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Forbidden World: The Terror Within (1989), Alien (1979), Creepozoids (1987), Deep Space (1988), Carnosaur (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, laboratory, mutant, periscope, rattlesnake, walkie talkie, monster, mad scientist, gory, strong sexual content, experiment gone awry, vaccine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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 ⇓
100%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, a.i., battle zone, laboratory, androids and robots, creature, super soldier, scientist, dangerous animal, deadly creature, mad scientist, superhuman powers ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.6
 2K
Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, desert, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, race against time, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 565
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, satellite, deadly creature, gory, evil alien, secret project, mad scientist, rescue, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.5
 3K
Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, desert, gore, vegetarian, dinosaur, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, save the world, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hospital, small town, astronaut, mutant, gory, a.i., androids and robots, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, man versus machine, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 2.8
 491
Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: futuristic, bleak, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, future dystopia, danger, deadly, survival, isolation, mutant, chaos, gory, desert, evil alien, laboratory ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
59%
 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, rough, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, small town, on the run, gang, mad scientist, androids and robots, gory, laboratory, deadly creature, zombie, save the world, survival ...
Time: future, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
 821
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, gory, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, mutant, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades, buddies, pets, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.4
 2K
Mansquito (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Police lieutenant detective Thomas 'Thom' Randall's steady girl-friend, Dr. Jennifer 'Jen' Allen, is Dr. Aaron Michaels's main assistant on his pharmaceutical firm Bellion's research program to cure the highly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tragic ending, biting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, mosquito, monster, deadly creature, gory, experiment gone awry, chases and races, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Flesh Eaters (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alcoholic actress, her personal assistant, and their pilot are downed on a secluded isle by bad weather, where a renegade Nazi scientist is using ocean life to develop a solvent for human flesh. The tiny flesh-eating sea critters that result ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, survival, gory, androids and robots, laboratory, dangerous animal, ocean or sea, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 19K
The Fly II (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martin Brundle, born of the human/fly, is adopted by his father's place of employment (Bartok Inc.) while the employees simply wait for his mutant chromosomes to come out of their dormant state.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough ...
Plot: monster, human becomes animal, genetic engineering, teleportation, laboratory, gory, mad scientist, dangerous animal, deadly creature, experiment, industrialist, child as adult ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 1K
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, serious, suspense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, murder, experiment gone awry, supernatural, crimes, danger, deadly, disorder, twins ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Horror Planet (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: alien, murder, pregnancy, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, save the world, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, space travel, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rape, mass murder, carnival, fisherman, boat, exploitation, gory, mad scientist, zombie, anti heroes, village, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 1K
The Nest (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Horrifying shocker as a biological experiment goes haywire when meat-eating mutant roaches invade an island community, terrorizing a peaceful New England fishing village and hideously butchering its citizens.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, cockroach, experiment, dangerous animal, gory, experiment gone awry, village, island, danger, deadly, escapades, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 2K
Spiders (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A DNA experiment on a rare breed of spider is taking place on a NASA space shuttle, when a freak meteor shower engulfs the shuttle, causing everything to go horribly wrong. One survivor is found on the ship and watched over in a secret location deep ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, gory, desert, deadly creature, animal horror, experiment gone awry, mutant, space and aliens, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 775
The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, experiment, kidnapping, experiment gone awry, exploitation, circus, danger, deadly, disorder, supernatural, prostitute ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.7
 936
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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, gang, mutant, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, changing the past or future, adventure, alien encounter, beach, ocean or sea ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear bomb, monster, killer, mutant, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surreal, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: countryside, laboratory, astronaut, giant, murder, alien, radiation, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutation, ocean or sea, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: rat, survivor, mutant, dangerous animal, deadly creature, laboratory, gory, urban, danger, survival, save the world, deadly ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Immortalizer (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crazed scientist sends out his mutant creations to kidnap young, beautiful men and women to bring back to his lab so he can transplant their brains into the bodies of old, wealthy people.
Style: dark humor, serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mutant, kidnapping, gory, mad scientist, laboratory, slasher, zombie, vengeance, experiment gone awry, plague, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
42%
 4.1
 837
Deep Evil (2004)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An alien microbe lands in remote Siberia in the 1950's. In the year 2004, US scientist working at a top secret underground lab in Alaska clone the microbe. A garbled distress signal is heard from the lab just before a complete lock down of the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: a.i., gory, cloning, dangerous animal, laboratory, deadly creature, evil alien, mad scientist, save the world, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, save the planet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.8
 535
Monster (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, monster, deadly creature, danger, village, countryside, deadly, lake or river, disorder, supernatural, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, prehistory
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 3K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, environmental, native american, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, toxic, animal horror, zombie, experiment gone awry, plague, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 9K
C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, toxic, gore, blood, police investigation, cannibal, bum, blood splatter, shower, police, decapitation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%