Movies like Piranha 3D

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Piranha 3D (2010)
 5.4
 82K
Piranha 3D (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Each year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria, Arizona explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 residents for the annual Spring Break celebration. But then, an earthquake opens an underwater chasm, releasing an enormous swarm of ancient Piranha that have been dormant for thousands of years, now with a taste for human flesh. This year, there's something more to worry about than the usual hangovers and complaints from locals, a new type of terror is about to be cut loose on Lake Victoria.
Style: scary, not serious, suspense, sexy, brutal, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, surprise ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, piranha, deadly creature, gory, death, violence, blood, rescue, killer animal, animal attack, brutality, scuba diving, spring break, fish, severed penis, survival, youth, heroes, ocean or sea, resort, danger, family in danger, chases and races, lake or river, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa

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Most similar movies to Piranha 3D

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, humorous, semi serious and cult film films with plots about deadly, gory, blood, danger, gore, violence and death mostly in Horror, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Piranha 3D: Piranha 3DD (2012), Piranha (1978), Braindead (1992), Zombeavers (2014), Lake Placid (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 38K
Piranha 3DD (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After the events at Lake Victoria, the prehistoric school of blood-thirsty piranhas make their way into swimming pools, plumbing, and a newly opened water park.
Style: suspense, twist ending, dark humor, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), piranha, lake, danger, survival, underwater scene, youth, beach, death, gory, eaten alive, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 17K
Piranha (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: resort, piranha, summer camp, deadly creature, survival, danger, rescue, race against time, experiment, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 87K
Braindead (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a Sumatran rat-monkey bites Lionel Cosgrove's mother, she's transformed into a zombie and begins killing (and transforming) the entire town while Lionel races to keep things under control.
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, cult film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, cannibalism, reanimation, gory, monster, danger, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural, mad, brutality ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1990s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 15K
Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, gory, deadly creature, danger, lake or river, blood, death, monster, parody, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 51K
Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, investigation, lake or river, eaten alive, dangerous animal, scientist, gory, rescue, sea monster, small town, remote, diving ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, new york, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 110K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, desert, survival, rescue, human versus monster, danger, small town, stranded, tentacle, mutant, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, bloody, not serious, scary, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, parody, strip club, small town, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, supernatural, save the day, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence, survival, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 28K
Feast (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, survival, deadly creature, deadly, danger, siege, violence spree, impregnation, loss of child, gory, small town, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The ABCs of Death (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 129 min.
Story: An ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the motion picture is comprised of 26 individual chapters, ...
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, gory, danger, survival, deadly, brutality, animal cruelty, nightmare, blood, anthology, violence, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, vancouver, mexico city, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sorority Party Massacre (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In danger of losing his badge, a big city detective agrees to aid a small town sheriff in a routine missing persons investigation only to discover that at least one girl has gone missing in this sleepy fishing town each year for the last twenty ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, scary, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: missing person, serial killer, gory, violence spree, crimes, danger, slasher, woman in danger, strong sexual content, murder, sorority, nude girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Zombie Strippers (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the not too distant future a secret government re-animation chemo-virus gets released into conservative Sartre, Nebraska and lands in an underground strip club. As the virus begins to spread, turning the strippers into "Super Zombie ...
Style: humorous, sexy, semi serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, strip club, survival, deadly virus, violence, danger, race against time, supernatural, chaos, plague, experiment gone awry, nothing goes right ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 29K
Cursed (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A werewolf loose in Los Angeles changes the lives of three young adults, who, after being mauled by the beast, learn they must kill their attacker if they hope to change their fate to avoid becoming werewolves too.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, captivating, exciting, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, supernatural, transformation, danger, youth, supernatural ability, siblings relations, deadly creature, gory, curses spells and rituals, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Jersey Shore Massacre (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A typical weekend down the shore takes a bizarre turn as six girls and five obnoxious fist-pumpers become the unsuspecting targets of a deranged killer.
Style: not serious, scary, humorous, sexy, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, slasher, serial killer, deadly, gory, murder, crimes, danger, best friends, looking for sex, drugs/alcohol, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.3
 11K
2001 Maniacs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On their way to Spring Break, college kids take a detour through an old Southern town. The people of Pleasant Valley insist the kids stay for their annual barbecue celebration... but instead of getting a taste of the old South, the old South gets a ...
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, racism, serial killer, violence spree, gory, slasher, violence, gays and lesbians, animal cruelty, american civil war, psychopath, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, florida, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Redneck Zombies (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie.
Style: offbeat, humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, deadly creature, friends, in the woods, danger, rivalry, escapades, heroes, anti heroes, criminal's revenge, experiment gone awry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, dark humor, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, slaughterhouse, vengeance, gory, mentally challenged, danger, deadly, buddies, murder, rock, pig, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Lake Placid 3 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A game warden moves his family to Lake Placid, once the site of deadly crocodile attacks. Locals assure him the crocs are gone, but his mischievous young son finds a few baby crocs and begins feeding them. They quickly grow into very big adults and ...
Style: rough, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, disorder, deadly, gory, animal life, small town, family relations, lake or river, parents and children, escapades, mischievous children, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 2K
Big Bad Wolf (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Cameron, a group of hunters is attacked by a wild animal, and Charlie Cowley survives, but sees his brother Scott dying. Seven years later, his teenage nephew Derek Cowley steals the key of his stepfather's cabin in the isolated Fire Road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, supernatural, stalking, survival, gory, adventurer, deadly creature, dangerous animal, teenage life, violence spree, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.6
 5K
Sand Sharks (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the beach, it appears that our large fishy friends have found a way to chomp on you when you're chilling out on the sand too!
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer shark, beach, island, danger, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, gory, deadly, ocean or sea, monster, lifeguard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Night of the Demons (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While conducting a seance during a Halloween party, high-school seniors unlock the demon that remains locked in the crematorium.
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, haunted house, supernatural, demon, gory, survival, seance, slasher, transformation, halloween party, zombie, teenager ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 113K
The Lost Boys (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mother and her two teenage sons move to a seemingly nice and quiet small coastal California town yet soon find out that it's overrun by bike gangs and vampires. A couple of teenage friends take it upon themselves to hunt down the vampires ...
Style: scary, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, goth, amusement park, brother brother relationship, boardwalk, teenage life, gory, supernatural, secret hideout, family relations, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 137K
Evil Dead II (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed ...
Style: cult film, scary, dark humor, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blood splatter, knight, curses spells and rituals, zombie, violence, slasher, stabbing, survival, axe, eyeball, evil dead, tape recorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1987, 14th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 61K
Dead Snow (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eight medical students on a ski trip to Norway discover that Hitler's horrors live on when they come face to face with a battalion of zombie Nazi soldiers intent on devouring anyone unfortunate enough to wander into the remote mountains where ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, twists and turns, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, best friends, gory, parody, cult, nazi, nazism, friends, danger, youth, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Dead Hate the Living! (2000)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a renegade band of young filmmakers break into an abandoned hospital to make their horror epic, they stumble upon a real dead body and decide to use it in their movie. They accidentally bring it back to life, open a portal to a dead world that ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, slasher, chaos, danger, gory, deadly creature, deadly, disorder, afterlife, supernatural, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, transformation, supernatural, monster, race against time, beast, friendship, nightmare, danger, nurse, gory, afterlife ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, yorkshire, scottish highlands ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 2.4
 5K
Mega Piranha (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a science experiment goes horribly wrong, gigantic fish gain appetites for human flesh.
Style: scary, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: piranha, experiment gone awry, survival, danger, mutant, dangerous animal, save the day, escapades, deadly, creature feature, eaten alive, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela, florida, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Girls Gone Dead (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A group of six ex-high school cheerleaders are stalked by a killer with a medieval war hammer and battle axe during their first Spring Break from college.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, danger, best friends, woman in danger, beach, crimes, deadly, gory, party, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave, and those still alive in the town.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, small town, mad scientist, chase, gory, apocalypse, supernatural, survival, chaos, vampire, mortician, race against time ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Final Destination 3 (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself – which seeks out those who escaped their fate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bloody, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, death, classmates, characters killed one by one, psychic, foreknowledge, a vision, supernatural, loss of friend, decapitation, survival, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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