Movies like Godzilla 1998

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Godzilla (1998)
 5.4
 188K
Godzilla (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard is loose in Manhattan, destroying everything within its reach. The team chases the monster to Madison Square Garden, where a brutal battle ensues.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic, scary, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film, remake of cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, godzilla, danger, human versus monster, giant, save the world, chaos and mayhem, animal horror, experiment gone awry, demolished city, deadly creature, heroes, heroic mission, chases and races, escapades, save the day, giant monster, survival, monster terrorizes city, mayor, boat accident, scientist, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, military, creature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, future
Place: new york, usa, ukraine, jamaica, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, tahiti ...

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Most similar movies to Godzilla

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and suspense films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, catastrophe, deadly, chaos and heroic mission mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Godzilla: Pacific Rim (2013), Jurassic Park (1993), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997), Cloverfield (2008), Jurassic Park III (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 397K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: disaster movie, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, giant, giant creature, godzilla, deadly creature, tsunami, destruction, dinosaur, prehistoric creature, military, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, 2010s, year 2014 ...
Place: san francisco, japan, usa, hawaii, honolulu hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 478K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, creature, save the world, evil alien, robot, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, giant, battles, danger, destruction ...
Time: future, year 2017, near future, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean, tokyo, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.1
 903K
Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, island, fantasy world, team, survival, animal attack, amusement park, theme park, natural disaster, tyrannosaurus rex, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scenic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, island, tyrannosaurus rex, amusement park, expedition, genetic engineering, rescue, hunting, child in peril, scientist, paleontology ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, california, san diego california, kenya, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 382K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, survival horror, quarantine, survival, chaos, destruction, chaos and mayhem, fear, escape, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Jurassic Park III (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long before all hell breaks loose and the stranded wayfarers must fight for ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, fantasy world, tyrannosaurus rex, island, dangerous animal, rescue, jungle, survival, pterodactyl, danger, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 129K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, killer shark, shark attack, animal horror, survival, laboratory, research, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, scientist, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.1
 2K
Pterodactyl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A dormant volcano deep with the Turkish forest holds within it a deadly secret. Perfectly preserved, a nest of pterodactyl eggs are ready to hatch...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pterodactyl, adventure, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, expedition, heroic mission, save the world, save the day, race against time, paleontologist, survival ...
Place: armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Forty-two years after her first visit in Tokyo, Mothra returns to warn mankind that they must return Mechagodzilla, along with Godzilla's bones, to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. If not, dire consequences will follow. However, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, save the world, survival, disorder, chaos, deadly creature, escapades, danger, good versus evil, battles, deadly, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Godzilla 1985 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Originally released in Japan as "The Return of Godzilla" in 1984, this is the heavily re-edited, re-titled "Godzilla 1985". Adding in new footage of Raymond Burr, this 16th Godzilla film ignores all previous sequels and serves ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, reboot, cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: godzilla, submarine, monster, race against time, nuclear threat, burned alive, train, creature feature, helicopter, scientist, giant monster, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Godzilla: Final Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Australia, China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Evil Space Aliens called the Xilians unleashes all the Earth's monsters to lay waste to most of the world's major cities, including Tokyo, New York, Sydney, Shanghai and Paris. It is up to Godzilla and the Earth Defense Force to vanquish ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: godzilla, evil alien, monster, deadly creature, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, danger, save the world, chases and races, supernatural, space travel, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1964, 2000s ...
Place: tokyo, new york, usa, japan, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the appearance of a new Gojira (Godzilla), the Japanese government builds a robotic Godzilla from the bones of the original monster that attacked Tokyo in 1954 to stop the beast.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant robots, androids and robots, godzilla, bio weapon, giant monster, creature feature, supernatural, heroic mission, alien encounter, space travel, technology gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Eve of Destruction (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eve is a military robot made to look exactly like her creator, Dr. Eve Simmons. When she is damaged during a bank robbery, the robot becomes an unstoppable killing machine. Colonel Jim McQuade is assigned to stop the robot and with the help from Dr. ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, terrorism, chaos, danger, androids and robots, space and aliens, race against time, technology gone awry, terminator, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, godzilla, monster, deadly creature, anti hero, heroic mission, danger, save the world, good versus evil, flying saucer, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Time: 2000s, future, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dr. Shiragami combines the DNA of roses with some extracted from Godzilla's cells. He names his creation "Biollante".
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, terrorism, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, animal life, disorder, chaos, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Time travelers from the 23rd century return to 1992 to warn Japan that Godzilla will cause a catastrophic nuclear incident in the 21st century and suggest a way to rid the world of him forever. They intend to go back to 1944, to Ragos Island, where ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, world war two, island, dinosaur, time travel, ufo, androids, catastrophe, disorder, heroes, chases and races, supernatural ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1940s, 23rd century, 90s ...
Place: japan, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 589
Dark Breed (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Captain Saxon, and agent for the top secret Omega agency, has been given the assignment of tracking down and either capturing or killing the crew members of a secret space mission who returned to Earth against orders. It seems that they were all ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rescue, alien, astronaut, save the world, heroic mission, race against time, against the rules, heroes, space travel, danger, undercover, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three ancient guardian beasts awaken to protect Japan against Godzilla.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, dragon, chaos, submarine, heroic mission, survival, save the world, giant monster, supernatural, danger, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, heroic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, save the world, invasion, battlefield, survival, heroic mission, chaos, battles, alien encounter, alien attack, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, america, united states, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Seeds of Destruction (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the seeds from the original Garden of Eden are carelessly released into today's toxic climate, the plant is transformed by our contaminated environment into a writhing mass of foliage that wreaks havoc over earth.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, forces of nature, chaos, danger, escapades, inventions and discoveries, ecological disaster, experiment gone awry, environmentalist, video camera, disaster film, camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
40 Days and Nights (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a colossal tectonic shift causes the sea level to start rising, a microbiologist gathers the DNA of as many species as she can, while the military creates an "ark" in a desperate attempt to preserve life on Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mass destruction, evacuation, save the day, survival, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, adventure, danger, race against time, chaos, catastrophe, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dragon Fighter (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie begins in Southern England in the Middle Ages and then six knights are seen riding in horses towards a destroyed town. They see the remains of burned buildings and dead people until they come upon a mother and her dead baby. She quickly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, imaginary, chaos, dangerous animal, danger, heroes, rescue, disorder, deadly, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, escapades, save the day, small town, heroes, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, survival, heroic mission, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.8
 241K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, battleship, evil alien, military, navy, alien encounter, u.s. navy, ufo, save the world, space and aliens, ship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, new york, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Sound of Thunder (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a hunter sent back to the prehistoric era runs off the path he must not leave, he causes a chain reaction that alters history in disastrous ways.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, time machine, adventure, evolution, danger, experiment gone awry, technology, heroic mission, survival, disorder, changing the past or future ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 5K
Moon 44 (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Year 2038: The mineral resources of the earth are drained, in space there are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites. This is the situation when one of the bigger mining corporations has lost all but one mineral moons and many ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, moon, space travel, escapades, rescue, androids and robots, heroic mission, future dystopia, danger, chases and races, espionage, race against time ...
Time: future, 2030s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.2
 870
Dark Storm (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a secret military base a group of scientists have made a discovery unequaled since the invention of the A-bomb; code-named Eruptor, it's a device that supercharges Dark Matter and uses it to change the molecular structure of its target, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, disaster movie
Plot: military base, catastrophe, experiment gone awry, save the world, race against time, heroes, mad scientist, deadly, disorder, save the planet, technology gone awry, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Luc Deveraux, the heroic former Universal Soldier, is about to be thrown into action once again. When Seth (Michael Jai White), the supercomputer controlled ultra-warrior, decides to take revenge and destroy its creators, only Luc can stop it. All ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, martial arts, timebomb, one man army, experiment gone awry, a.i., deadly, save the world, danger, technophobia, chaos, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Black Hole (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 2 A.M. in St. Louis when a routine scientific experiment goes terribly wrong and an explosion shakes the city. A scientific team investigates, clashing with an intergalactic, voltage-devouring creature that vaporizes them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, survival, space travel, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 1K
Solar Attack (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the sun's increasing expulsions of plasma threaten to ignite methane in our atmosphere, international tensions rise while scientists race for a solution to avoid natural disaster.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, forces of nature, danger, natural disaster, escapades, survival, space and aliens, adventure, catastrophe, scientist, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Place: detroit, shanghai, new zealand, shanghai china, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%