Movies like Octopus

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Octopus (2000)
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Octopus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, a Russian submarine strays into American waters. On board is a nuclear cargo destined for Castro. The Americans attack and destroy the sub. 38 years later US submarine Roosevelt is in the same waters. An unknown object attacks and disables the sub with devastating force and drags the vessel to the bottom of the ocean. What lies on the ocean bed beggars belief: dozens of wrecks, among them the sub destroyed 38 years ago. Whatever was on board has fed a creature of unbelievable size and strength! The only way out is the emergency submersible and a passing cruise ship. Above or below the water, there is no escape from the monster mutant octopus with a nuclear diet...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, submarine, adventure, octopus, dangerous animal, deadly creature, save the day, danger, deadly, ocean, ocean or sea, giant monster, creature feature, military, terrorist, supernatural, heroes, terrorism, chase, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, catastrophe, giant squid, nuclear submarine ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Octopus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about deadly, escapades, danger, deadly creature, heroes, dangerous animal and ocean mostly in Action, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Octopus: Shark Hunter (2001), Gargantua (1998), Devil Fish (1984), Silent Venom (2009), 2010: Moby Dick (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, heroic mission, survival, deadly, deadly creature, escapades, race against time, vengeance, obsession, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
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Gargantua (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marine biologist Jack Ellway and his son Brandon are drawn to the Polynesian island of Malau to study the effects of recent seismic activity on the area's marine life. Along with the local doctor Alyson Hart, they soon become caught up in the ...
Style: serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, evacuation, paparazzi, escapades, deadly creature, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural, island, forces of nature, mutant ...
Time: 90s
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100%
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Devil Fish (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A marine biologist, a dolphin trainer, a research scientist, and a local sheriff try to hunt down a large sea monster, a shark/octopus hybrid, that is devouring swimmers and fishermen off a south Florida coast.
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, sea monster, danger, deadly, deadly creature, bio weapon, gory, animal life, experiment gone awry, uncover truth, mad scientist, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, submarine, survival, mutant, military, snake, race against time, save the day, dangerous animal, deadly creature, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, taiwan, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, heroes, obsession, submarine, rivalry, deadly, danger, losing-it hero, escapades, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
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100%
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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, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, ocean, isolation, survival, deadly creature, danger, confined, forces of nature, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, survival, adventure, rescue, deadly, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, mutation, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, sea monster, tentacle, catastrophe, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, blood, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, survival, chaos, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, gene manipulation, cons and scams, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a bank robbery, four criminals escape to Mexico, but a storm causes an accident which takes down the plane where several die in the crash. The criminals take it into their own hands to continue when one survivor is attacked and eaten by a ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, adventure, animal horror, survival, confined, chases and races, daring rescue, criminal heroes, danger, wilderness, dangerous animal, stolen money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, South Africa, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two researchers discover a colossal shark's tooth off the Mexican coast their worst fears surface - the most menacing beast to ever rule the waters is still alive and mercilessly feeding on anything that crosses its path. Now they must ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, ancient mystery, adventure, deadly, good versus evil, escapades, resort, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beneath Loch Ness (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A scientific expedition to Loch Ness runs into trouble when the group leader is killed in a mysterious diving accident. Soon after, when the unorthodox Professor Howell shows up to take over as leader of the group, more strange incidents and attacks ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lake, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, deadly creature, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, danger, adventure, young heroes, mad scientist, deadly, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, deadly creature, chaos, technology gone awry, heroic mission, dangerous animal, sea ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, mutation, survival, supernatural, save the day, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: teens, boys' night
Plot: rescue, alien, astronaut, save the world, heroic mission, race against time, heroes, against the rules, space travel, danger, deadly, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Seven Mummies (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six escaped convicts and their female hostage make a desperate run for the Mexican border, where they stumble across a lost treasure of untold wealth, and find certain death instead on the Arizona desert.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, survival, adventurer, treasure hunt, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades, crimes, deadly, leadership, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Skeleton Man (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A co-ed group of Special Forces agents search the wilderness for a predator type creature that has been on a killing spree.
Style: bleak, rough, exciting, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, survival, cons and scams, working undercover, danger, soldier, deadly, supernatural, space and aliens, ghost, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Octopus 2: River of Fear (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dead bodies are being found in New York harbor. The police have no clues nor suspects until Nick and his colleague realize the killer is a giant octopus. Everybody, especially the police captain, refuses to believe Nick's story, and soon the ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: giant animal, octopus, sea monster, creature feature, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, riddles and clues, underwater, underwater scene, police officer, tunnel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Supercroc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A team of soldiers must stop a giant, bloodthirsty crocodile from reaching a nearby city, while trying to avoid being a meal for the beast themselves.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, deadly creature, save the day, supernatural, danger, race against time, escapades, military, deadly, crocodile, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Mega Shark vs. Mecha Shark (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When another Mega Shark returns from the depths of the sea, world militaries go on high alert. Ocean traffic grinds to a standstill as everyone lives in fear of the insatiable beast. Out of options, the US government unleashes the top secret Mecha ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: shark, giant animal, danger, dangerous animal, adventure, ocean, forces of nature, deadly, heroes, imaginary, ocean or sea, shark attack ...
Place: egypt, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Poseidon Rex (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Jackson Slate, famous treasure hunter, is out to find the legendary Lost Gold Of Cortez in the open waters off a secluded island in the Caribbean Sea. Using dynamite to blast his way through centuries of silt, new chasms are created reaching miles ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, escapades, ocean, ocean or sea, prehistoric creature, mutant, military, treasure hunt, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beast of the Bering Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sea vampires terrorize a small community.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: sea monster, vampire, survival, escapades, danger, supernatural, underwater, ocean or sea, ocean, deadly creature, underwater scene, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bermuda Tentacles (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After Air Force One goes down during a storm over the Bermuda Triangle, the United States Navy is dispatched to find the escape pod holding the President. A giant monster beneath the ocean awakens and attacks the fleet.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bermuda triangle, sea monster, military, daring rescue, escapades, danger, deadly creature, battles, ocean, ocean or sea, alien, rescue mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Thing Below (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A top secret drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico raises a dormant alien creature from the depths. Once loose, the creature goes on a murderous rampage.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: alien, sea monster, alien encounter, deadly creature, telepathy, danger, heroes, deadly, escapades, ocean, ocean or sea, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a lush tropical island, working under a secret government charter, Martin Drake has not only grown sprawling acres of giant vegetables, but inadvertently spawned two mammoth reptiles as well. Now they've broken free of their enclosures, and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, scary ...
Plot: giant monster, monster versus monster, escapades, dangerous animal, chaos, mutant, battles, dinosaur, laboratory, rivalry, deadly, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a perilous high-seas expedition to find a legendary Greek Opal - ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: sea monster, vengeance, survival, escapades, adventurer, danger, deadly creature, deadly, treasure hunt, ocean, ocean or sea, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pterodactyl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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, dangerous animal, adventure, heroic mission, save the day, save the world, race against time, survival, experiment gone awry, rescue, deadly creature, danger ...
Place: armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The 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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, ocean or sea, disorder, mutant, ocean, experiment gone awry, supernatural, imaginary, deadly creature, danger, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.7
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, terrorism, good versus evil, confined, imaginary, deadly, danger, ghost, superhuman powers, heroes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%