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The Runestone (1991)
 4.8
 784
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, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, mutant, apocalypse, save the world, curses spells and rituals, viking, heroes, legends and myths, chaos and mayhem, prophecy, dangerous animal, creature, norse god, catastrophe, stalking, disaster, escapades, rivalry, chaos, mentally unstable, museum, artist, mythology ...
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, deadly, escapades, supernatural, imaginary, heroes and rivalry mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Runestone: Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006), Alone in the Dark 2 (2008), Soulkeeper (2001), Grim (1995), 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: scary, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, splatter ...
Plot: dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, curses spells and rituals, college, ancient mystery, monster, university, excavation, myth, heroes, soldier ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Alone in the Dark 2 (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic, semi serious ...
Plot: supernatural, curse, supernatural ability, deadly creature, heroes, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, chaos, catastrophe, wizards and magicians, supernatural power, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.9
 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: vampire, deadly creature, afterlife, treasure hunt, supernatural, heroic mission, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, demon, supernatural ability, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 2.3
 1K
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, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: cave, supernatural, creature, mutant, deadly creature, suburbs, monster, ouija board, chaos and mayhem, suburban life, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, deadly creature, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, save the day, chaos and mayhem, survival, small town, save the world, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.6
 2K
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: mysterious, suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: dangerous animal, creature, scientist, geologist, monster, mountain, giant monster, escapades, chaos, volcano, disaster, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: giant insect, mutant, disorder, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, space and aliens, chaos, russian mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, samurai, supernatural, rivalry, mutant, chaos, escapades, deadly creature, heroes, adventure, village, battles ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 4.1
 2K
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: fishing boat, survival, disorder, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural, ocean, mutant, evil alien, spacecraft, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loch ness monster, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, adventure, obsessive quest, chaos and mayhem, young heroes, mad scientist, legends and myths, lake, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, heroes, supernatural, adventure, mysterious character, vengeance, rivalry, escapades, crimes, stalking, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, ant, real estate, supernatural, deadly creature, crimes, dangerous animal, toxic, cons and scams, island, giant insect, radioactivity ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.1
 9K
Ghoulies (1985)
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, battles, ghost, curses spells and rituals, chaos, religions or cults, escapades, rivalry, monster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: laboratory, rivalry, mutant, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, isolation, reincarnation, chaos, frankenstein ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, parody, scary, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, supernatural, disorder, rivalry, mutant, rescue, chaos, infected, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.2
 641
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: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, alien encounter, space travel, chaos, alien invasion, evil alien, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Evil - In the Time of Heroes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story begins on the end of the First "Kako" movie.The survivors meet up with a group of other barricaded survivors and they not only need to take care of the zombies but other random Greek that have taken advantage of the chaos and ...
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, experiment gone awry, save the world, chaos and mayhem, escapades, disorder, apocalypse, supernatural, rivalry, survival, ancient mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 23K
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, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, genie, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, demon, death, violence, djinn, transformation, brutality, fire ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 440
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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, supernatural, mutant, experiment gone awry, special agents, disorder, chaos, school, disability, legends and myths, sheriff, deputy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.8
 739
Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, apocalypse, survival, save the world, soldier, chaos, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, evil alien, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.0
 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: scary, serious, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, mad scientist, island, mutant, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, monster, disorder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: magic, demon, supernatural, adventure, experiment gone awry, parallel world, escapades, ancient mystery, heroes, curses spells and rituals, portal, zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Puppet Master X follows the characters of Danny as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend Beth with the help of Toulon's puppets. However their help is short lived as they end up getting stolen by Ozu (Terumi Shimazu). Danny and Beth must try to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, captivating ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, puppet, supernatural, good versus evil, mad scientist, military, rescue, escapades, rivalry, nazi, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The horrifying yet delicious and chewy Gingerdead Man causes murder and mayhem on the set of a horrible low budget movie set. It will take the determination of the studio's young new owner to save both his company and well as the lives of his ...
Style: slasher, scary, humorous, not serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, crimes, escapades, serial killer, rivalry, deadly creature, darkness, killer, showbiz, supernatural horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: giant monster, monster versus monster, battles, chaos, mutant, escapades, dangerous animal, dinosaur, laboratory, rivalry, fight, crocodile ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, mental institution, good versus evil, law enforcement, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, escapades, chaos, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
 10K
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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, woman in danger, gnome, wedding, psychopath, battles, rescue, rivalry, heroes, chase, obsessive quest ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: supernatural, church, crimes, curses spells and rituals, ancient mystery, escapades, deadly creature, chaos, legends and myths, save the world, heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Earthquakes in central Korea turn out to be the work of Yongary, a prehistoric gasoline-eating reptile that soon goes on a rampage through Seoul.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: giant monster, chaos, mutant, friendship, heroes, on the run, deadly creature, race against time, forces of nature, reptile, little boy, military ...
Time: prehistory
Place: korea, seoul, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.3
 208
Cadaverella (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Cinder knew her life was over when her father came home from a business trip with a new wife and her 2 daughters when she was only 6. When her father dies soon afterwards, she pretty much has to care for herself, as her stepmother whittles away her ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, race against time, escapades, crimes, psychopath, reincarnation, afterlife, parents and children, vengeance, vigilantism, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%