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The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
 4.6
 30K
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, scary, serious, stylized, cult film, surprise ending, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, island, genetics, dangerous animal, rebellion, mutant, experiment, survival, chaos and mayhem, transformation, technology gone awry, stranded, heroes, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, adaptation, brutality, monster, mutation, supernatural, misfit, genetic engineering, danger, heroic mission, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s, year 2010
Place: pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to The Island of Dr. Moreau

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, escapades, supernatural, experiment gone awry, heroes and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Island of Dr. Moreau: Earth vs. the Spider (2001), Bats (1999), The Kindred (1987), Carnosaur (1993), Man's Best Friend (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ship-wrecked man floats ashore on an island in the Pacific Ocean. The island is inhabited by a scientist, Dr. Moreau, who in an experiment has turned beasts into human beings.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: island, mutant, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, experiment, genetic engineering, genetics, isolation, confined, deadly, hybrid, chaos ...
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, disorder, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, crimes, deadly creature, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 9K
Bats (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff to stop them.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bat, small town, mutation, survival, supernatural, experiment gone awry, save the day, dangerous animal, deadly, heroic mission, danger, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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 ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 4K
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, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, mad scientist, chaos, deadly creature, mutant, imaginary, dangerous animal, danger, extinction, deadly, disorder, gory ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Man's Best Friend (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, chase, killer dog, anti heroes, dog, dangerous animal, survival, gory, supernatural, danger, anti hero, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Night of the Lepus (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, absurd, offbeat ...
Plot: mutant, gene manipulation, experiment gone awry, rabbit, giant animal, dangerous animal, heroes, danger, deadly, mad scientist, chaos, mutation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
How to Make a Monster (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, virtual reality, supernatural, save the day, experiment gone awry, a.i., heroic mission, survival, vengeance, chaos, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 6K
Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, survival, dangerous animal, plague, danger, save the world, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 10K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, heroic mission, technology gone awry, deadly creature, sea ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, real estate, radioactivity, radioactive, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, crimes, cons and scams, dangerous animal, deadly, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, suspenseful, intense, absurd, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: raped by monster, contamination, rape, experiment gone awry, survival, fisherman, mad scientist, deadly creature, mutation, heroes, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, super soldier, deadly creature, danger, terrorism, deadly, soldier, battles, technology gone awry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 19K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, small town, sheriff, hotel, extinction, survival, apocalypse, danger, monster, quarantine, military, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 4K
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, serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, environmental, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, animal life, rivalry, creature feature, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 153K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, suspense, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: mutant, science, experiment, scientist, mad scientist, tragic love, mutation, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, research, nightmare, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, genetics, planet, space and aliens, dangerous animal, danger, battles, isolation, chaos ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 2K
Super Hybrid (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Late one night, a mysterious car is brought into the Chicago police impound garage after a deadly traffic accident. The on-call mechanics soon discover the car has a mind of its own. With hundreds of horsepower and two tons of reinforced steel at ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, rivalry, danger, chaos, chases and races, escapades, man versus machine, deadly, heroes, survival, violence spree, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 3.5
 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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, gene manipulation, disorder, terminator ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Twilight People (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A kidnapped diver is taken to an island inhabited by a mad scientist and his half-animal, half-human creations.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, mad scientist, kidnapping, deadly, danger, imaginary, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, heroes, dangerous animal, escapades, captivity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, save the world, danger, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, 90s, 1990s, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 13K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, mutant, superhero, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, europe, holland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, small town, giant spider, experiment gone awry, evil alien, save the world, deadly, disorder, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
Teenage Caveman (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: caveman, survival, mutant, cavemen, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, deadly creature, life is a bitch, deadly, leadership, supernatural, danger ...
Time: stone age, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Curse of the Komodo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutation, island, chaos, danger, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, deadly, deadly creature, zombie, secret project, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.9
 780
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, evil alien, deadly, soldier, rivalry, gory, save the world, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, island, isolation, danger, zombie, mutant, mad scientist, plague, supernatural, chaos, ocean or sea ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 120K
Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment, mad scientist, invisibility, danger, scientist, psychopath, invisible man, murder, crimes, violence, disorder, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, laboratory, obsessive quest, master villain, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, dangerous animal, adventure, deadly creature, rescue, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Food of the Gods (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip on a remote Canadian island when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps. Looking for help, Morgan stumbles across a barn inhabited by an enormous killer chicken. After doing some exploring, they ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, mutant, rat, investigation, giant animal, danger, dangerous animal, environmentalism, rescue, farmhouse, mountain, ecology ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: british columbia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%