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The Runestone (1991)
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The Runestone (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Norse runestone is discovered in Western Pennsylvania. The prophecy upon it tells of the Norse great wolf Fenrir (Fenris), and that its release from the stone will bring about Ragnarok --- the end of the world. Archaeologist Sam Stewart and wife Marla find it has some connection to their friend Martin. A young boy named Jacob is haunted by terrifying nightmares of what is to come, and his family explains these dreams through stories from Norse legend, which says that the only one who can destroy Fenrir is Tyr, the Norse god of war, who is prophesied to return to fight the creature.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, apocalypse, save the world, curses spells and rituals, deadly, viking, mutant, heroes, legends and myths, danger, chaos and mayhem, gory, prophecy, dangerous animal, creature, archaeology, vikings, stalking, mentally unstable, imaginary, chaos, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Runestone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and exciting films with plots about danger, escapades, supernatural, deadly, heroes, imaginary and monster mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like The Runestone: Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006), Soulkeeper (2001), Grim (1995), Scorpius Gigantus (2006), Triassic Attack (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two millennia ago, a Lybian king has a basilisk (snake-shaped dragon), which petrifies people, subjected to the same fate with a golden scepter during a solar eclipse. Both these and several victims are dug up by modern archaeologist Harrison ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: ancient mystery, dangerous animal, escapades, supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, college, monster, university, myth, excavation ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 1K
Soulkeeper (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two thieves (Rodney Rowland, Kevin Patrick Walls) compete with a madman in their search for an ancient relic which can create an army of evil souls.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, humorous, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, treasure hunt, heroic mission, afterlife, escapades, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, deadly, gory, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 2.3
 932
Grim (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A team of spelunkers, when investigating a system of caves beneath a small town, come across a hideous creature that can move through walls.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, creature, cave, danger, deadly, deadly creature, mutant, suburbs, monster, ouija board, suburban life, imaginary ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Scorpius Gigantus (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Geneticist seeks to make a name for herself by saving the planet from disease by using eons-old antibodies, harvested from enlarged six legged creatures. The creatures don't like being big and escape. Send for help.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, humorous, scary ...
Plot: deadly creature, experiment gone awry, disorder, mutant, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, heroes, danger, deadly, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, save the day, deadly creature, survival, small town, escapades, heroes, danger, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, imaginary, rescue, danger, experiment gone awry, mutant, disorder, ocean or sea, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, fishing boat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Demon's Rook (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy named Roscoe finds a portal to another world where he is taught magic by an elder demon known as Dimwos. Dimwos raises the boy into manhood, revealing to him many secrets.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: demon, magic, supernatural, adventure, parallel world, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, heroes, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, portal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, supernatural, rivalry, mutant, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, heroes, escapades, adventure, battles ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 3.6
 1K
Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mysterious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: dangerous animal, creature, scientist, geologist, mountain, danger, deadly, escapades, chaos, monster, volcano, giant monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Frankenstein vs. the Creature from Blood Cove (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Near an isolated beach on California's coast, a sinister plan is underway in a laboratory of horror. Three renegade scientists have resurrected the Frankenstein Monster. . . legendary indestructible dead man come to life. . . and they have also ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: rivalry, mutant, experiment gone awry, isolation, deadly, mad scientist, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, chaos, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, contemporary, 20th century, 40s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Blood of the Samurai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Action Adventure starring Bryan Yamasaki, Shawn Forsythe, Michael Ng
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, supernatural, adventure, mysterious character, heroes, vengeance, gory, danger, rivalry, crimes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lake, dangerous animal, supernatural, adventure, obsessive quest, deadly creature, danger, chaos and mayhem, young heroes, deadly, legends and myths, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.0
 2K
The Minion (1998)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: New York, Christmas Eve, 1999 - at the dawn of the new millennium - a subway construction crew unearths an eight hundred year old Celtic skeleton and a mysterious key. Archeologist Karen Goodleaf is called in to determine the meaning of the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, battles, supernatural, mixed martial arts, tough guy ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 8K
Ghoulies (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man and his girlfriend move into the man's old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, witch, zombie, puppet, puppets, ghost, danger, battles, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, real estate, radioactivity, radioactive, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.5
 3K
Lavalantula (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Giant lava breathing tarantulas – Lavalantulas – erupt out of ancient volcanos in the Santa Monica Mountains, raining death and destruction upon Los Angeles. With the City of Angels on the verge of incineration, only a washed up ‘90s action ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: creature, mutant, danger, chaos, spider, monster, spiders, volcano, supernatural, escapades, save the day, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, hollywood star, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.7
 683
Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, apocalypse, survival, save the world, danger, chaos, rivalry, deadly, escapades, soldier, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.1
 2K
SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, island, gory, mutant, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, vengeance, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Sars Wars: Bangkok Zombie Crisis (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fourth generation of the virus SARS is found in Africa! It's more dangerous and causes the patients to transform into bloodthirsty zombies. The virus quickly lands to Thailand, Dr. Bryan Thompson who creates the anti-virus, ends up getting ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, scary, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, parody, gory, plague, chaos, rivalry, deadly, danger, mutant, rescue, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 20K
Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wish come true, genie, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, violence, good versus evil, danger, demon, death, blood, mythology, transformation ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.2
 536
Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, race against time, adventure, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 2.8
 2K
Ghoulies IV (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While in pursuit of cop Johnathan Graves, his demonic nemesis, Faust, sends his disciple Alexandria to hunt down the amulet that will set him free. Meanwhile, the Ghoulies find their way through an open porthole and onto the streets of L.A., ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, good versus evil, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, puppet, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, mental institution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.1
 395
Retardead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mad scientist Dr. Stern is turning students into super-smart cannibalistic zombies, and the local cops are too busy chasing a sex fiend to stop the flesh-eating ghouls. Fortunately, Stern's nemesis, FBI agent Susan Hannigan, is on the case. As ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, special agents, chaos, disorder, deadly, danger, gory, school, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Amphibious Creature of the Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Indonesia, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marine biologist Skylar Shane hires an expat charter boat captain, Jack Bowman, to help her find prehistoric life form samples in the north Sumatran Sea. During the expedition, they run into some of Jack's 'friends', a gang of ...
Style: serious, scary, mysterious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prehistoric creature, deadly creature, giant creature, danger, supernatural, deadly, ocean or sea, escapades, curses spells and rituals, monster, creature feature, female scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.7
 1K
Cerberus (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The breastplate of Attila the Hun is stolen as it has clues to the location of the Sword of Mars. It is said the Sword of Mars made Attila invincible and is guarded by Cerberus.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rescue, escapades, missing person, heist, legends and myths, monster, kidnapping, curses spells and rituals, adventure ...
Place: romania, usa, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Rise of the Gargoyles (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Workers involuntarily release a gargoyle that proceeds to behead those who took her eggs (and some who didn't!).
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: curses spells and rituals, church, supernatural, danger, ancient mystery, crimes, deadly, imaginary, escapades, deadly creature, save the world, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.2
 766
Rock Monster (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student, traveling with his friends to a remote eastern-European village, unwittingly releases the Rock Monster from it's ancient slumber to wreak havoc on the surrounding countryside
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, disturbing, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village life, danger, curses spells and rituals, chaos, escapades, supernatural, deadly, inheritance, village, forest, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, isolation, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.3
 2K
Dinocroc (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Genetic Research Co. (Gereco) lab. However one must be put down after killing someone, another escapes and the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, danger, adventurer, deadly, chaos, dinosaur, animal life, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.6
 9K
Leprechaun 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A thousand years ago, the Leprechaun left a bloody trail when he ripped through the countryside in search of his stolen gold. Now he's back in the big city using all of his deadly tricks to snare the girl of his nightmares. His bloody quest ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, woman in danger, slasher, gnome, wedding, gory, psychopath, battles, danger, deadly creature, heroes ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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