Movies like Leviathan

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Leviathan (1989)
 5.8
 21K
Leviathan (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by one.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense, atmospheric, unusual plot structure, humorous, bad ending, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, ship, race against time, experiment gone awry, ocean, suicide, survival, shipwreck, creature feature, sea, disaster, survival horror, mutant, isolation, creature, alien, evil alien, adventure, doctor, mutation, fear, corpse, chainsaw, mining, body horror ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean

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Most similar movies to Leviathan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about monster, survival, danger, creature feature, escapades, supernatural and deadly mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Leviathan: Underwater (2020), The Thing (1982), The Cave (2005), DeepStar Six (1989), Virus (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 84K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, giant monster, sea monster, animal attack, water, fear, creature, sea creature, ocean, earthquake, survival horror, destruction ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, contemporary
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 424K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, paranoia, snow, supernatural, creature, scientist, fear, suspicion, body horror ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.1
 39K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, intense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cave, survival, deadly creature, diver, monster, supernatural, parasite, adventure, transformation, creature, obsessive quest, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 12K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 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, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, race against time, sea monster, creature feature, disaster, giant monster, sea, alien, rescue, adaptation, stranded ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.0
 29K
Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, adventure, ocean, cyborgs, virus, survival, ship, rescue, natural disaster, robot, deadly creature, alien invasion ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 38K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, sea monster, tentacle, creature feature, ocean, ship, creature, catastrophe, survival, apocalypse, sea ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 179K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: ocean, ufo, sea, submarine, disaster, survival, alien, catastrophe, first contact, alien encounter, heroic mission, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 134K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, alien invasion, evil alien, chase, alien encounter, death, space and aliens, survival, survival horror, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 227K
The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, cave, creature, survival horror, expedition, group of friends, trapped, adventure, woman in danger, mutant, claustrophobia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north carolina, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 2K
Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, mad scientist, adventure, island, experiment gone awry, survival, inventions and discoveries, isolation, on the run, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 107K
Sphere (1998)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the depths of the ocean to study the space craft.They are the best of best, ...
Style: scary, psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, paranoia, first contact, survival, psychology, space and aliens, alien, time travel, psychologist, submarine, supernatural, group of strangers ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, oil, sea monster, isolation, deadly creature, survival, forces of nature, rescue, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 28K
The Relic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, exciting, serious ...
Plot: monster, creature feature, human versus monster, supernatural, museum, violence, police investigation, superstition, deadly creature, beast, creature, ship ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, brazil, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 13K
The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, ocean, treasure hunt, adventure, shipwreck, survival, chase, see through clothes, scuba diving, diving, sea, mafia ...
Time: 18th century
Place: haiti, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 611K
Prometheus (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, dark ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: survival, alien, space travel, distant planet, androids, space and aliens, spacecraft, mysterious planet, monster, journey, alien encounter, expedition ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 1K
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, submarine, adventure, mutant, survival, military, dangerous animal, race against time, save the day, isolation, deadly creature, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan, korea, asia, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 2K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film ...
Plot: submarine, creature feature, monster, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly creature, supernatural, infection, sea, secret experiment, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 11K
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, intense, suspenseful, rough, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, supernatural, mad scientist, monster, disaster, mutation, survival, animal attack, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, suspense, suspenseful, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, monster, laboratory, mad scientist, murder, genetics, death, transformation, secrets, creature, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, sole survivor, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, monster, survival horror, claustrophobia, expedition, creature, missing person, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 3.9
 3K
Arachnid (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Arachnid is a 2001 film directed by Jack Sholder. In this movie, giant killer spiders menace survivors of a plane crash.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, tense, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spider, giant spider, island, alien, creature feature, monster, mutation, survival, cocoon, heroic mission, deadly creature, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A biological experiment goes bad, this time releasing a gaggle of mutated great white sharks with a taste for human flesh. Soon enough, shark expert Nick West is on the case, leading a crew to study them and eventually bring them back into ...
Style: rough, suspense, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, survival, rescue, shark, race against time, killer shark, animal attack, killer animal, shark attack, killer fish, sea monster, creature ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: cape town south africa, africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 2K
Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the fishing village of Cedar Bay, terror lies within the water. And now it has surfaced in search of something more substantial to devour than marine life: human flesh. A captain and a sea biologist must wage a terrifying battle against the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: monster, fishing boat, survival, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural, disorder, experiment gone awry, ocean, sea, creature feature, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is a sunken freighter ship off a Caribbean island resort.
Style: scary, slasher, surreal, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, piranha, killer fish, creature feature, animal attack, shark, scuba diving, killer animal, sea, island, animals, exploitation ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.0
 4K
Unearthed (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the desert area of Hat Creek, cows are found partially devoured and the farmers believe that a wolf is attacking the cattle. The alcoholic Sheriff Annie Flynn is called by the local farmer Rob Horn to witness the remains of an animal to request ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, creature feature, alien life-form, desert, deadly creature, race against time, chaos, supernatural, isolation, riddles and clues, archaeologist, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, desert, survival, skeleton, deadly creature, rescue, isolation, supernatural ability, survival horror, supernatural being, mysterious disappearance, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 135K
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: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, slasher, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, laboratory, shark attack, dangerous animal, monster, scientist, killer shark, genetic engineering, creature feature, research, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Last Days on Mars (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to ...
Style: suspense, tense, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: mars, space travel, mysterious planet, zombie, astronaut, survival, space and aliens, death, zombie attack, catastrophe, monster, alien ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.2
 56K
Apollo 18 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage ...
Style: scary, suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: astronaut, found footage, moon, alien encounter, nasa, space travel, expedition, moon landing, twists and turns, heroic mission, infection, alien ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1969, year 1972 ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, intense, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, monster, disaster, ant, giant insect, real estate, technology, deadly creature, mutant, crimes, dangerous animal, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, everglades, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%