Movies like Primeval 2007

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Primeval (2007)
 4.8
 13K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Horror, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A news team is sent to Burundi to capture and bring home a legendary 25-foot crocodile. Their difficult task turns potentially deadly when a warlord targets them for death.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, suspense, realistic, documentary filmmaking, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, obsessive quest, village, survival, gory, dangerous animal, journalism, political unrest, state affairs, chase, investigative reporter, eaten alive, trap, tracking device, filmed killing, mass grave, violent, mad scientist, wildlife, shaman, politics, danger, media, strong violent content, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Primeval

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, rough and serious films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, survival, gory, dangerous animal and creature feature mostly in Horror, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Primeval: Rogue (2007), Lake Placid (1999), Wrong Turn (2003), Anaconda (1997), Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 28K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, monster, dangerous animal, animal horror, animal attack, gory, tourist, danger, river, survival, isolation, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.7
 56K
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, investigation, sea monster, lake or river, eaten alive, scientist, gory, rescue, river, animal horror, small town ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, new york, usa, boston, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 111K
Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibalism, survival, chase, gory, disfigurement, danger, manhunt, massacre, youth, trap, deadly, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: west virginia, virginia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.8
 98K
Anaconda (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "National Geographic" film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world's largest - and deadliest - snake.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, dangerous animal, adventure, snake, danger, survival, giant snake, amazon river, boat, lake or river, river, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: latin america, ecuador, south america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, animal horror, adventure, survival, confined, chases and races, daring rescue, criminal heroes, danger, wilderness, dangerous animal, stolen money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, adventure, dangerous animal, survival, treasure hunt, expedition, danger, rescue, research, animal horror, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, borneo, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, surprise ending, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant snake, betrayal, adventure, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, survival, jungle, deadly, scientist, forest, snake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 11K
Aftershock (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Chile
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mayhem and death follow when an earthquake traps a group of tourists in a Chilean town.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forces of nature, survival, chaos, deadly, earthquake, tsunami, danger, violence spree, escapades, profanity, gory, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 3.9
 973
The Maze (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five friends break into a closed corn maze in the middle of the night and decide to play a harmless game of tag. Little do they know that a psychopathic killer has decided to play along. As they wander aimlessly through the maze the murderer follows ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, survival, psychopath, danger, strong violent content, stalking, deadly, gory, friends, chases and races, maze, game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 14K
Black Water (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: crocodile, animal horror, tourist, river, swamp, survival, danger, rescue, couples, tour guide, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.1
 911
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: shark, underwater scene, underwater, heroic mission, survival, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, race against time, danger, vengeance, obsession, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.8
 4K
Crocodile (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer crocodile searching for its stolen eggs, picks off anyone who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, creature feature, spring break, prank, danger, dangerous animal, chases and races, teenage life, friends, ship, escapades, river ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Lake Placid 3 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: animal horror, crocodile, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, disorder, survival, animal life, gory, animal attack, nudity (full frontal - brief), lake ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.4
 2K
Blood Surf (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sleazy producer develops a concept he dubs "blood surfing" -- tossing bloody fish remains into the water to lure sharks and then surfing through the animals as they chomp about. Along with his camerawoman, the producer brings two ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, surfing, island, deadly creature, giant animal, heroes, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades, bridge ...
Time: 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: australia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 1K
Croc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A large man-eating crocodile terrorizes tourists and locals near Krabi, in Thailand. Michael Madsen plays a hunter stalking the immense reptile, while sub-plots include a rivalry between a foreigner, who owns a crocodile-farm, and a Thai man who ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, crocodile, danger, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, cons and scams, trapped, zoo, eaten alive, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Black Water: Abyss (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: survival, cave, animal horror, hunting, crocodile, beast, dangerous animal, stranded, animal attack, underwater, adventurer, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 2K
Pig Hunt (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When John takes his San Francisco friends to his deceased uncle's remote ranch to hunt wild pigs, it seems like a typical guys weekend with guns - despite the presence of John's sexy girlfriend Brooks. But as John and his crew trek deeper ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher ...
Plot: crimes, survival, danger, soldier, in the woods, gory, farm, gang, serial killer, deadly, murder, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, snake, giant snake, laboratory, dangerous animal, supernatural, danger, race against time, obsessive quest, plague, experiment gone awry, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Lake Placid vs. Anaconda (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A giant alligator goes head to head with a giant Anaconda. The town sheriff must find a way to destroy the two monsters before they kill the whole town.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: snake, crocodile, lake or river, sheriff, dangerous animal, survival, danger, escapades, river, rivalry, monster versus monster, experiment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, lost treasure, rescue, dangerous animal, adventure, danger, chase, rivalry, escapades, survival, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.9
 1K
Bunnyman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bunnyman is the story of a group of friends on their way back from a spontaneous weekend trip to Las Vegas, and while driving through the remote regions of southern California they suddenly find themselves in a sickening game of cat and mouse with a ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, psychopath, on the road, gory, deadly, escapades, isolation, danger, confined, captivity, profanity, off the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 34K
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, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not aloneā€¦ and that no good deed goes unpunished.
Style: bloody, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, amazon rainforest, survival, violence, gory, cannibalism, confined, brutality, extreme violence, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, chile, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Wrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Follows a group of friends that decide to go snowmobiling during their winter break. They make a "wrong turn", getting lost in a storm.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibal, murder, strong violent content, survival, danger, psychopath, escapades, chase, deadly, gory, peeping tom, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.2
 980
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, crocodile, save the day, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, race against time, military, deadly, escapades, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, ocean, isolation, survival, deadly creature, danger, confined, forces of nature, escapades, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.7
 1K
Infected (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father and son trip into a fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, chaos, gory, deadly, supernatural, wilderness, in the woods, family relations, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.1
 3K
Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer shark, ocean or sea, hostage, dangerous animal, treasure hunt, survival, gory, anti heroes, crimes, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lake Placid: The Final Chapter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows Jim Bickerman, a poacher who discovers that his local lake is inhabited by man-eating crocodiles.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: reptile, river, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, deadly, dark humor, trapped, survival, woman in danger, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.7
 5K
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: animal horror, fish, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, survival, track down, genetic engineering, escapades, danger, biologist, monster, eaten alive ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%