Movies like Monster!

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Monster! (1999)
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Monster! (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a small town's monster movie festival when the monster featured in the films comes to life.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: festival, curse, teenager, monster, heroes, false accusation, regeneration, small town, grandfather grandson relationship, shotgun, severed arm, white male pretending to be black

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Most similar movies to Monster!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, suspenseful and serious films with plots about monster, danger, creature feature, small town, heroes, mutant and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Monster!: Nightbeast (1982), The Being (1983), The Terror Within II (1991), Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979), Varan the Unbelievable (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, murder, alien, monster, motorcycle, cheating girlfriend, benign alien, imaginary, supernatural, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 2K
The Being (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town's police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster, which is quickly killing off the town's citizenry.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, mutant, easter, female director, police, revenge, small town, radioactive, disfigurement, radioactivity, gore, female nudity ...
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, mutant, post apocalypse, human monster, hybrid, subterranean, creature, underground, crossbow, monster rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Returning from the planet Venus, an errant NASA spacecraft crashes into the ocean, spilling its radioactive cargo. Enveloped by a radioactive mass, a rabid weasel is transformed into a gigantic killer mutant. Prowling the countryside, the huge ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, mad scientist, monster, gore, violence, mutation, bicycle, dead children, creature feature, camp
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Varan the Unbelievable (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In an effort to find an economic means of purifying salt water, a joint U.S.-Japanese military command is set up on an isolated Japanese island where an unusual salt water lake is situated. However, their purifying experiments arouse the prehistoric ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, giant monster, giant, adaptation, monster terrorizes city, loss of brother, lake, death of title character
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.3
 894
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, semen, factory, survival, alien encounter, profanity, human host, small town life, escapades, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Creature of Destruction (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A resort hypnotist and his assistant predict murders, which she then commits as a fanged monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, reincarnation, murder, creature, beach, hypnotist, rock band, hypnosis, aquatic humanoid, hypnotism
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Crawling Hand (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an astronaut space capsule is detonated in orbit, a teenager finds a severed arm among wreckage on earth. Soon the thing returns to life to murder and posses the young man's mind.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, deadly, danger, crimes, supernatural, teenage life, small town, beach, severed arm, disembodied hand ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Navy vs. the Night Monsters (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: US Navy battles monsters unearthed from the frozen arctic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, tropical island, monster, navy, love triangle, creature feature, molotov cocktail, u.s. navy, nurse, acid, h.p. lovecraft, camp ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 473
Sting of Death (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mutant jellyfish stalks biology students in the Florida everglades.
Style: psychotronic, sexy
Plot: jellyfish, monster, shower, swimming pool, female nudity, underwater photography, sinking boat, experiment, underwater scene, scuba
Place: everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 970
Gremlin (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious box containing a terrible secret, a creature that will kill everyone else in his family unless he passes it on to someone he loves to continue its never-ending circulation.
Style: weird, scary, macabre, suspense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, creature, box, supernatural, danger, human animal relationship, deadly creature, childhood, kids and family, urban legend, chaos, family ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Creeping Terror (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A newlywed sheriff tries to stop a shambling monster that has emerged from a spaceship to eat people.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: spacecraft, sheriff, monster, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, destiny, alien encounter, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, save the world ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, chases and races, heroes, danger, imaginary, buddies, pets, escapades, profanity, strong violent content, gory, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 180
Lycan Colony (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some small towns hold many secrets. Two siblings and a newly settled doctor's family are about to find out this town's darkest secret...the hard way. The town folk are good and evil werewolves! And all things are not as they appear.
Plot: werewolf, monster, curse, wolfman, full moon, lycanthropy, small town, fur, fangs, claws
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Creature of Darkness (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The story of four young couples drawn to the remote dunes for off-roading in their extreme machines. But the outing turns into a night of terror when they are attacked by the Catcher, a skilled and brutal hunter of human specimens for alien science.
Plot: monster, hunter, alien, predator, shower, gun, flashlight, campfire, creature, airplane, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, monster, alien invasion, evil alien, anti hero, gory, teenage life, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: scientist, mutant, monster, nuclear, sea monster, radioactivity, ogre, animals, mud, aquatic humanoid, creature feature, female nudity ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Hand of Death (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A scientist invents a new serum, tries it on himself and turns into a murderous monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: runaway, beach, arson, monster, sheep, station wagon, manhunt, gas station, mutation, laboratory, taxi driver, nerve gas ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 351
Atomic Dog (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a pooch is irradiated by a nuclear plant and threatens the town, only a teenage boy can redeem him.
Plot: mutation, monster, radioactivity, mutant, dog actor, puppy, teenager, nuclear reactor, dog, teenage boy, small town, radiation
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Space Probe Taurus (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the year 2000 the spaceship Hope One sets off to find new galaxies for colonization. However, an encounter with an alien being and a swarm of meteorites sends the ship streaking off course into a sea of monsters on an uncharted world. Written by ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, alien planet, mars, officers and cadets, space and aliens, heroes, danger, escapades, imaginary, space travel, battle zone, ocean ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 540
Rejuvenator (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rich actress who has gotten too old for leading roles employs a scientist who is working on a formula for eternal youth. The formula involves withdrawing certain fluids from the human brain. She takes the serum, but its unforeseen side effects ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, experiment, fountain of youth, mutation, drug, monster, transformation, actress, drugs, creature feature, gore, rejuvenation
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Intruder Within (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drillers on an oil rig near Antarctica discover that they accidentaly brought up several prehistoric eggs. One egg hatches and becomes an unstoppable creature. Chad Everett and Jennifer Warren risk their lives to stop it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: oil rig, fossil, monster, egg, alien, characters murdered one by one, sexual tension, monster rape, creature feature
Time: prehistory
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: suspenseful, rough, slasher, serious, scary ...
Plot: murder, baby, monster, mutant, youth, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, mischievous children, babies and infants, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Horror of the Humongous Hungry Hungan (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A genetic experiment goes wrong as it creates a hideous monster from dead body parts:a re-animated corpse thirsty for blood.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: decapitation, decapitated head, monster, restaurant, fight, camping, band, creature feature, genetic experiment, nightmare, outtakes during end credits, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.6
 709
Groom Lake (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Kate discovers she has a terminal illness, she persuades boyfriend Andy to visit Groom Lake, a reputed hotbed of alien activity, hoping to discover proof of life beyond this terrestrial sphere. Soon, the pair crosses paths with desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: desert, small town, obsessive quest, daring rescue, dishonesty, terminal illness, space and aliens, danger, heroes, government agency, escapades, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Black Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs. Unfortunately an insanely jealous assistant (who has fallen in love with Eddie's fiance) switches ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, experiment, laboratory, vietnam veteran, scientist, bare breasts, gore, mad scientist, creature feature, frankenstein's monster, dead woman on ground, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Milpitas Monster (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A monster created from a garbage dump; local pollution terrorizes a town
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: monster, creature, tv station, garbage, small town, environmental, party, part animation, mutant, terror, high school, contamination
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
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The Hollow (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's Halloween eve on Shelter Island, and the small town is preparing for a killer storm. But the dark clouds gathering over the island are bringing with them a curse one-hundred years in waiting. As the woods give birth to an ungodly and ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: monster, curse, halloween, island, storm, small town, forest, survival, deadly, violence, fear, danger ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 586
The Cellar (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young boy finds an ancient Comanche monster spirit in the basement of his home. His parents don't believe him, so he must kill the monster alone.
Plot: monster, boy, curse, cellar, blond boy, supernatural power, demon, american indian, evil spirit, basement, gore, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Watchers Reborn (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, mutant, monster, fbi agent, cabin in the woods, explosion, police officer killed, police officer, fire, mutilation, zoo, genetic engineering ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%