Movies like Piranha Part Two: The Spawning

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Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
 3.6
 7K
Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, Japan
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody, ridiculous, idiotic, satirical, cult film, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: piranha, beach, blood, slasher, gory, island, zombie, survival, school, crimes, ship, plague, special agents, supernatural, investigation, heroes, psychopath, dangerous animal, resort, experiment gone awry, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, animal life, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, escapades, gory, supernatural, survival and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Piranha Part Two: The Spawning: Piranha (1978), Man's Best Friend (1993), Jaws: The Revenge (1987), Bats (1999), Alien Lockdown (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Piranha (1978)
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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
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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
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Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
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61%
Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.
Style: scary, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, rescue, shark attack, vengeance, revenge, survival, heroic mission, ocean or sea, misfit, deadly, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
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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, rough, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, mutation, survival, supernatural, deadly, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, save the day, heroic mission, danger, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, rough, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, supernatural, heroic mission, deadly creature, save the world, mad scientist, rivalry, soldier, deadly, evil alien, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, danger, deadly, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mimic: Sentinel (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A man enclosed in a plastic bubble, his sister, and their best friend must defend an apartment complex from the mutant Judas Breed insects.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voyeurism, oxygen, refrigerator, apartment, explosion, smoking, fire, police, danger, woman in danger, anti heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, gory, danger, experiment gone awry, escapades, social relations, deadly, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, toxic, mutant, small town, survival, deadly creature, chaos, deadly, experiment gone awry, danger, plague, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.1
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
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Time: prehistory
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They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary
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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, danger, chaos, deadly, deadly creature, technology gone awry, dangerous animal, heroic mission, sea ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Fiji islands, the greedy and unscrupulous owner of the Valalola Resort Primal Park invites investors and guests for an opening party of his compound composed of hotel and zoo aiming to find partners for his discoveries. When a bunch of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
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Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
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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, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, shark attack, rescue, survival, deadly, race against time, danger, deadly creature, cons and scams, chases and races, anti heroes, experiment gone awry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mimic 2 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
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Black Swarm (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The widow, Deputy Sheriff Jane Kozik, moves from Manhattan to Black Stone, New York, with her daughter Kelsey Kozik. There she expects to find a safe place to live. The day after moving, a homeless man is found dead in the tool shed of Jane's ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, save the world, bio weapon, danger, plague, future dystopia, desert, parasite, gang ...
Time: future, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.9
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Venomous (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mutant snakes survived a terrorist attack on a government laboratory, and they now threaten the town of Santa Mira Springs, California. Seismic activity has brought snakes to the surface, where residents are being bitten. Victims can transmit the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, small town, survival, plague, race against time, heroic mission, deadly creature, dangerous animal, laboratory, undercover, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Spiders (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A DNA experiment on a rare breed of spider is taking place on a NASA space shuttle, when a freak meteor shower engulfs the shuttle, causing everything to go horribly wrong. One survivor is found on the ship and watched over in a secret location deep ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.9
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Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, alien, shower, monster, desert, survival, heroes, babies and infants, space and aliens, chases and races, deadly creature, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1998, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, undead, gory, supernatural, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, suburbs, slasher, chaos, deadly creature, escapades, survival ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
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Frankenfish (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist Mary Callahan to the location where the victim lived in a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: biologist, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, track down, escapades, genetic engineering, danger, animal horror, monster, eaten alive, fish ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rise of the Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When zombies overrun San Francisco, a desperate group survives by locking themselves inside Alcatraz Prison. When the undead breach the island, our heros are forced to return to the mainland overrun with the undead.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: zombie, alcatraz, gory, on the run, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, plague, chases and races, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lake Placid 2 (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Man-eating crocodiles return to the lake as two males and one aggressive female crocodile, which is protecting her nest, wreak havoc on the locals.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: animal life, isolation, danger, race against time, hitman, supernatural, deadly, gory, small town, lake or river, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%