Movies like Red Sands

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Red Sands (2009)
 4.2
 3K
Red Sands (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During a mission in the Middle East, a group of US soldiers destroy a statue out of boredom only to then be visited by something the next day.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ancient mystery, soldier, desert, ghost, escapades, race against time, survival, military, supernatural ability, danger, chaos, deadly, deadly creature, genie, racist, no survivors, one man army, supernatural, sex, rape, war in afghanistan, death, camp, racial slur, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east

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Most similar movies to Red Sands

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature and heroes mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Red Sands: Stranded (2010), The Devil's Tomb (2009), Skeleton Man (2004), The Objective (2008), Osombie: The Axis of Evil Dead (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
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Stranded (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Algeria, 1960. A section of French paratroopers are sent in search of a missing aircraft in the Algerian desert. The wreckage of the plane is quickly located, but there are no survivors, just a suitcase stamped “Top Secret”. Stormed by enemy ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genie, rescue mission, soldier, village, survival, military, isolation, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: year 1960, 20th century, 60s
Place: algeria, africa, north africa, sahara desert
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100%
The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, danger, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, deadly, deadly creature, daring rescue, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.1
 2K
Skeleton Man (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A co-ed group of Special Forces agents search the wilderness for a predator type creature that has been on a killing spree.
Style: bleak, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, survival, working undercover, cons and scams, danger, soldier, deadly, supernatural, space and aliens, ghost, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Objective (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the supernatural thriller The Objective, writer-director Daniel Myrick locates the action in a remote mountain region on Afghanistan, where a team of US Special Ops forces is dispatched with the ostensible orders of locating an influential Muslim ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, desert, survival, military, danger, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, stranded, deadly creature, map, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Osombie: The Axis of Evil Dead (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Osama bin Laden returns from his watery grave and creates an army of zombie insurgents.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, supernatural, desert, military, heroes, save the world, soldier, living dead, zombie attack, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 631
Grey Knight (1993)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Slave traders bring back evil voodoo entity that is accidently freed by the Confederate army during the Civil War. The entity possesses the bodies of the dead soldiers to create an army of its own bent on conquest, using the corpses of both the ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, supernatural, soldier, american civil war, war, supernatural ability, ghost, battles, danger, deadly creature, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.5
 908
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, survival, chaos, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.9
 225
Blood Relic (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: ghost, museum, obsession, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, danger, survival, mental institution, crimes, mentally unstable, deadly, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, sadistic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, raped by monster, cave, slasher, desert, survival, slasher killer, escape attempt, rescue, supernatural, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sand Serpents (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and a small group of Marines are stranded in the remote Afghan desert. But it ain't the Taliban that's worrying them, it's these giant refugees from Tremors. In fact the big worms prove to be an ally of sorts by doing ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, scary
Plot: soldier, explosion, survival, mutant, taliban, abandoned mine, danger, deadly, chaos, desert, worm, war ...
Time: prehistory
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.1
 721
Hell's Highway (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Driving home from a deep desert rave, seven teenage friends travel off the beaten path only to be trapped in a reality far more horrible and frightening than any nightmare they could possibly imagine...Flesh eating cannibals roam this stretch of ...
Style: rough, scary, suspense, bleak, offbeat ...
Plot: slasher, survival, desert, youth, isolation, danger, deadly, gory, escapades, cannibalism, mine, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Seven Mummies (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six escaped convicts and their female hostage make a desperate run for the Mexican border, where they stumble across a lost treasure of untold wealth, and find certain death instead on the Arizona desert.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, survival, adventurer, treasure hunt, deadly creature, rivalry, danger, daring rescue, leadership, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 11K
Deathwatch (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, War, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the brutal trench fighting of the First World War, a British Infantry Company is separated from their regiment after a fierce battle. Attempting to return to their lines, the British soldiers discover what appears to be a bombed out German ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: soldier, world war one, supernatural, survival, gory, rescue, escapades, deadly creature, war, danger, haunted by the past, supernatural ability ...
Time: year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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, psychotronic
Plot: crimes, survival, soldier, danger, gory, in the woods, farm, serial killer, deadly, gang, murder, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.1
 970
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, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, crocodile, deadly creature, save the day, supernatural, danger, race against time, escapades, military, deadly, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.0
 791
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
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: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, race against time, danger, deadly, gory, mad scientist, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, deadly creature, slasher, military, soldier, vampire, antidote, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, cannibal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 3.6
 856
Manticore (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Commandos in Iraq looking for terrorists find a man-eating monster instead.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Plot: survival, military, iraq war, danger, daring rescue, soldier, escapades, deadly creature, imaginary, supernatural, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 3K
Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, imaginary, isolation, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, demon, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Camel Spiders (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Based on actual creatures that for years have tormented our armed forces in the Middle East, these creatures have now invaded the southwestern deserts of the United States. The Camel Spiders now freely hunt for prey, unafraid of any predator - ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, desert, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, escapades, creature feature, spider, survival, military, tourist, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 13K
Skinwalkers (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Creatures, bound by the blood of the wolf, that can kill with curses and move at lightening speed, watching the night sky for the rise of the blood-red crescent moon. They are SKINWALKERS. They feed on our flesh and thirst for the taste of human ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, transformation, young heroes, supernatural ability, youth, supernatural, survival, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, deadly, on the road, danger, estate, escapades, supernatural ability, graphic violence, teenager, mansion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 3.0
 2K
Moscow Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Moscow, the priest Owen hires a team to guide him in the underworld to find his friend Sergei that is missing while researching the legend about the existence of demons and an entrance to hell beneath the city.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, priest, survival, investigation, rescue, supernatural, danger, race against time, escapades, deadly, supernatural ability, underground ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.4
 3K
Route 666 (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Smith, a mob informer hiding out with the Witness Protection Program, decides to make a break for it and hide out in the Arizona desert. The Feds catch up with him and rescue him just before a group of hitmen can manage to silence him for good. In ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, tense, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, hitman, supernatural, zombie, afterlife, special agents, uncover truth, law enforcement, danger, gory, corrupt cop, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sheriff and his son who are tracking down a group of bank robbers on their way to Mexico, only to discover that they are being stalked by a far more deadly enemy — The Reeker.
Style: rough, scary, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, murder, slasher, supernatural, burned alive, death, supernatural ability, danger, good versus evil, ghost, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 10K
Dead Birds (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of Confederate soldiers who hole up in an abandoned plantation after robbing a bank, and find themselves at the mercy of supernatural forces.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, dark ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, demon, violence, gory, haunted house, danger, curses spells and rituals, torture, black magic, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: alabama, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Feast III: The Happy Finish (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The survivors are saved by the mysterious prophet Shot Bus Gus, who seemingly has the ability to control the beasts. He leads them into the sewers as they travel to the big city. Along the way they get help from karate expert Jean-Claude Seagal and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, mutant, psychopath, gang, mad scientist, crimes, danger, mysterious character, deadly creature, chases and races, zombie, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, isolation, confined, deadly, youth, supernatural ability, danger, off the road, farmhouse, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 3.0
 890
The Morgue (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Trapped between the physical world and the afterlife, between dusk and dawn, six strangers, brought together through a series of unusual events, are an enigma to themselves and go mysteriously unnoticed by others. In their futile attempt for ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: morgue, afterlife, ghost, survival, isolation, memory loss, supernatural, deadly creature, mystery, confined, danger, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%