Movies like The Terror Within

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The Terror Within (1989)
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The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists discover creatures mutated by the plague. Now they prepare to do battle against their worst fear: The Terror Within.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, futuristic, apocalyptic, exciting, slasher, psychotronic, cult film, weird
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, monster rape, survival, mutant, desert, isolation, monster, space and aliens, post apocalypse, rescue, plague, battles, deadly creature, pregnancy, life is a bitch, distopia, underground, bio weapon, vaccine, strong sexual content, heroes, supernatural, kidnapping, terrorism, graphic violence ...
Time: future

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Most similar movies to The Terror Within

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, supernatural, mutant, monster and chaos mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Terror Within: Creepozoids (1987), Bio-Dead (2009), Rats: Night of Terror (1984), Hybrid (1997), Deep Evil (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, alien, mutant, laboratory, creature feature, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, distopia, alien abduction, creature, survival ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, year 1998
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100%
 3.4
 107
Bio-Dead (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a devastating biological disaster kills twelve million people, a hazmat team searches the contaminated wasteland for survivors. But what they find is a vicious predator hungry for human flesh.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, human flesh, ghoul, apocalypse, survival, chaos, cannibalism, desperation, brutality, corporate crime, extreme violence ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, slasher, futuristic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, rat, mutant, dangerous animal, survival, deadly creature, chaos, save the world, laboratory, eaten alive, survivor, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 667
Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: scary, serious, rough, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, evil alien, isolation, confined, experiment, laboratory, desert, stalking, mutant, creature feature, monster, half human ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.1
 1K
Deep Evil (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An alien microbe lands in remote Siberia in the 1950's. In the year 2004, US scientist working at a top secret underground lab in Alaska clone the microbe. A garbled distress signal is heard from the lab just before a complete lock down of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: evil alien, monster, cloning, mad scientist, terrorism, chaos, deadly creature, supernatural ability, supernatural, alien encounter, disorder, a.i. ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, disturbing, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, mutant, laboratory, cocoon, creature feature, experiment gone awry, alien, mad scientist, genetics, creature, exploitation, chaos ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: super soldier, superhuman powers, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, terrorism, soldier, battles, technology gone awry, rivalry, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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35%
 4.3
 1K
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dog, monster, creature feature, alien, creature, experiment gone awry, mutant, disorder, buddies, pets, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Teenage Caveman (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, sexy, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, apocalypse, mutant, survival, caveman, life is a bitch, leadership, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, society, post apocalypse, monster ...
Time: stone age, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
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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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, save the world, monster, survival, future dystopia, post apocalypse, alien, bio weapon, plague, desert ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1992, near future, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: mutant, supernatural, heroes, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, monster, fog, evil alien, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, psychopath, chaos, chase, murder, kgb, killer, nuclear testing ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, distopia, alien, mutant, human monster, creature, hybrid, underground, monster rape, crossbow
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them.
Style: suspense, scary, rough, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: mutant, babies and infants, rescue, survival, isolation, investigation, mind game, murder, experiment gone awry, island, monster, body horror ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 9K
Phase IV (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Arizona ants mock the food chain on their way to a desert lab to get two scientists and a woman.
Style: surreal, apocalyptic, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, ant, monster, animal attack, insect, creature feature, murder, scientist, survival horror, killer animal, paranormal, supernatural power ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, astronaut, mutant, escapades, supernatural, space travel, battles, disorder, nasa, mad scientist, a.i. ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, police investigation, toxic, experiment gone awry, murder, crimes, survival, creature feature, cult, toxic waste, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
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, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, found footage, infection, race against time, survival, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, on the run, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: united kingdom, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, serious, scary, surreal ...
Plot: creature feature, twist the dance, astronaut, giant, alien, murder, giant creature, experiment gone awry, laboratory, countryside, mysterious death, isolation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Death Street USA (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, sheriff, helicopter, monster, supernatural being, mental disorder, virus, small town, experiment, against the odds, plague, small town life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Crash and Burn (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unicom is a powerful organization overseeing most of the world after its economic collapse. They have banned computers and robots in an attempt to insure "life, liberty, and the pursuit of economic stability". When a Unicom Synth robot ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, androids and robots, apocalypse, terminator, robot, distopia, monster, future dystopia, man versus machine, technology gone awry, strong sexual content, battle zone ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.5
 978
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, technology gone awry, creature feature, rescue, secret project, alien encounter, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Dark Lurking (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, deadly creature, survival, secret place, experiment gone awry, mutant, isolation, creature feature, virus, alien, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 3.6
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Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, monster, mad scientist, mutant, virus, deadly creature, chaos, dangerous animal, extinction, disorder, genetics, creature feature ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Forbidden Dimensions (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack Slade was born during a solar eclipse in the year 1980. 18 years later, he finds out he has the ability to travel into the future. He projects himself into the year 2035, where society has been destroyed by a fascist regiment of psychopathic ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, survival, save the world, heroes, chaos, apocalypse, mutant, post apocalypse, space and aliens, distopia, supernatural ...
Time: future, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, bloody ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, mad doctor, isolation, missing person, laboratory, island, zombie, body horror, jungle ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.2
 1K
MorphMan (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Host, Missouri, the newcomer Dr. of Veterinary Science Eli Rudkus is called by the farmer Jacob Long to exam one of his cows. The veterinarian finds a strange parasite in the animal and sends it to a friend in the Department of Agriculture for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, chaos, disorder, plague, dangerous animal, society, experiment gone awry, small town, monster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 2.7
 787
Monster (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, creature feature, snake, dinosaur, shark, octopus, mutant, environmentalism, disorder, breeding, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, prehistory
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, rescue, chaos, living dead, empire, zombie attack, post apocalypse, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Raiders of the Damned (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Day The World Ended, They Thought The Fight Was Over. They Were Wrong.
Style: exciting, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, mad scientist, survival, apocalypse, bio weapon, chaos, military, rivalry, plague, heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%