Movies and TV shows like Frankenstein 2004

If you like "Frankenstein" you are looking for scary, serious and suspenseful movies or TV shows about / with frankenstein, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, monster and laboratory themes of Drama, Horror and Sci-Fi genre shot in USA or Germany.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Frankenstein (2004)
 6.3
 1K
Frankenstein (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 204 min.
TV show
Story: Frankenstein is a 2004 U.S. television miniseries (edited into a film) based on the book Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It follows the original book more closely than other adaptions. The story is of a scientist who brings life to a creature fashioned from corpses and various body parts.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, monster, laboratory, imaginary, social misfits, rescue, zombie, vampire, mutant, supernatural, dangerous animal, escapades, disorder, deadly, werewolf, doctor frankenstein, frankenstein's monster, cautionary tale
Place: paris france, france, europe

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Frankenstein

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and psychotronic films and TV series with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, disorder and mad scientist mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Frankenstein: The Prometheus Project (2010), Penny Dreadful (2014), The Boogens (1981), They Crawl (2001), Proteus (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During WWII, a human heart taken from Dr. Frankenstein's lab and is kept in Japan where it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and eventually becomes an indestuctable humanoid. Later, a ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: frankenstein, world war two, false accusation, scientist, monster, mutant, laboratory, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 1960s, 60s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, germany, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly creature, danger, deadly, mad scientist, laboratory, captivity, gory, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 8.2
 115K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, scary, dark fantasy, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, werewolf, victorian england, witch, psychotherapy, imaginary, mysterious character, fear, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, black magic ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Frankenstein vs. the Creature from Blood Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Near an isolated beach on California's coast, a sinister plan is underway in a laboratory of horror. Three renegade scientists have resurrected the Frankenstein Monster. . . legendary indestructible dead man come to life. . . and they have also ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: rivalry, mutant, experiment gone awry, isolation, mad scientist, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, gory, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 20th century, 40s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 3K
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, gory, danger, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, tentacle, heist, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Victor Frankenstein, descendant of the infamous scientist, Baron Von Frankenstein, follows in his experimental footsteps. Initially his success involves the resuscitation of a tortoise and progressing onto more ambitious projects, including creating ...
Style: suspenseful, gothic horror, bleak, suspense, touching ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, frankenstein, experiment gone awry, gory, danger, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, vengeance, dangerous attraction, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.5
 708
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, rivalry, murder, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, deadly creature, plague, track down, supernatural, cockroach ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, gang, laboratory, deadly, mad scientist, adventure, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, ocean, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
zombie movies
1899
vampire movies
1225
mutant movies
1043
 5.7
 583
Frankenstein (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the early 19th century, Dr. Frankenstein (Patrick Bergin, Sleeping with the Enemy) discovers the secret of life – how to create a perfect man – powerful, intelligent and immune to disease. But something goes wrong in the laboratory and the ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, gothic horror
Plot: danger, supernatural, escapades, mad scientist, rivalry, deadly, imaginary, disorder, mutant, cloning, reincarnation, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
⇓ 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%
 3.5
 1K
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, supernatural, gory, disorder, working undercover, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Frankenstein: The True Story (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This much-requested, made-for-TV adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel stars Michael Sarrazin as the creature given life by Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), who witnesses his creation turn uncontrollable after he's duped by his ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: monster, reanimation, doctor, scientist, murder, mad scientist, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary
Plot: found footage, wilderness, deadly creature, obsessive quest, danger, escapades, supernatural, mutant, deadly, experiment gone awry, professor, frankenstein's monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Warriors of Terra (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A headstrong animal-rights activist group plans a raid on a bio-tech company to stop the cruelty. They...
Style: serious, scary, suspense, captivating
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, confined, danger, mutant, laboratory, genetic engineering, breaking and entering, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, heroes, crimes, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, mad scientist, danger, disorder, laboratory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.2
 2K
The Rage (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A crazed scientist experimenting with a rage virus on innocent victims in a laboratory in the woods. When his monstrous subjects escape and vultures devour their remains, they became mutations seeking to feed on humans.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak, splatter
Audience: teens
Plot: bio weapon, mad scientist, zombie, laboratory, monster, experiment, supernatural, experiment gone awry, vengeance, disorder, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.4
 2K
Konga (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr.Decker comes back from Africa after a year, presumed dead. During that year, he came across a way of growing plants and animals to an enormous size. He brings back a baby chimpanzee to test out his theory. As he has many enemies at home, he ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, chaos, mutant, dangerous animal, deadly, imaginary, deadly creature, danger, giant monster, giant ape ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 940
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: survival, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, deadly creature, bio weapon, graphic violence, investigation, escapades, mad scientist, zombie, killer animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: rat, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, gory, experiment gone awry, escapades, subway, hospital, isolation, survival, power outage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.0
 118
Lizard Boy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: If you were a brilliant geneticist, working on a secret government genetic engineering project, and your fiancee dumped you because your sperm were not viable, what would you do to resolve your mid-life crisis? Dr. Gino Conti creates his own son by ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: laboratory, supernatural, mad scientist, superhuman powers, misfit, heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, deadly, mutant, disorder, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Alien Predator (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 3 young friends are on vacation in Spain, until weird things begin to occur and then a man from NASA tells them what's really going on: Dangerous Alien Organisms from the Apollo 14 Moon Mission, which was tested on animals on SkyLab. But then ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, apocalyptic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, scientist, disease, nasa, monster, love triangle, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, mad scientist, deadly creature, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 5K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, danger, deadly, rivalry, animal life, experiment gone awry, native american, creature feature ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's ...
Style: bleak, gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, mental institution, psychopath, experiment gone awry, danger, supernatural, zombie, crimes, deadly creature, violence, murder, frankenstein ...
Time: 19th century, 30s, 1930s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
escapades movies
9525
disorder movies
7321
deadly movies
10235
werewolf movies
722
 4.3
 692
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, danger, violence spree, experiment gone awry, isolation, deadly, survival, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, jungle, mutant, gene manipulation, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, hospital, genetic experiment ...
Time: 90s
Place: borneo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Frankenstein's Granddaughter Maria, and her brother assistant Rudolph, moved to the old west because the lightning storms there are more frequent and intense, which allows them to work on the experiments of their grandfather. But the ...
Style: scary, tense, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, rescue, experiment gone awry, danger, supernatural, mutant, chases and races, rivalry, frankenstein, outlaw, criminal, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dracula conspires with a mad doctor to resurrect the Frankenstein Monster.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, captivating, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dracula, amusement park, vampire, missing person, monster, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, hidden identity, deadly creature, rivalry, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, las vegas, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.5
 414
Fear Chamber (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The frightening Boris Karloff 60s thriller with Karloff as a demented doctor using torture for scientific experiments.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, kidnapping, torture, imaginary, escapades, survival, obsession, laboratory, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, gory, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 436
Dracula (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, Hungary
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: A group of thieves break into a chamber expecting to find paintings, but instead they release the count himself,
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, gothic, serious ...
Plot: dracula, vampire, supernatural, danger, deadly, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, mercy killing, mountain, wedding, couples, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 3K
Creature (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: An amphibious shark-like monster terrorizes an abandoned secret military base and the people who live on the island it is located on. A marine biologist, as well as several other people, try to stop it before it is too late...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, island, supernatural, survival, isolation, dangerous animal, investigation, mad scientist, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%