Movies like Tremors

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Tremors (1990)
 7.1
 140K
Tremors (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before long, Val and Earl discover what's responsible for those readings: 30-foot-long carnivorous worms with a proclivity for sucking their prey underground.
Style: scary, suspenseful, entertaining, humorous, suspense, macabre, exciting, light, road movie, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, desert, creature feature, survival, deadly creature, small town, death, mutant, rescue, stranded, human versus monster, creature, transformation, prank, giant monster, tentacle, zombie, eaten alive, disaster, siege, violence, weapons, love, apocalypse, catastrophe ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: nevada, usa

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Most similar movies to Tremors

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, humorous, splatter and cult film films with plots about monster, mentor, dialogue, danger, storytelling, brutality and deadly mostly in Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Tremors: Critters (1986), Eight Legged Freaks (2002), Slither (2006), Lake Placid (1999), Feast (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Those supersucking desert creatures are back --- and this time they're south of the border. As the creatures worm their way through the oil fields of Mexico, the only people who can wrangle them are veteran Earl Bassett and survivalist Burt ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, survival, oil refinery, dinosaur, creature feature, creature, chase, metamorphosis, hunting, stranded, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, year 1996
Place: california, mexico, nevada, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 36K
Critters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, creature, monster, small town, alien invasion, evil alien, space and aliens, chaos, misfit, family in danger, alien contact, alien monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Eight Legged Freaks (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, spider, creature feature, monster, disaster, creature, stupidity, dumb, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly creature, cocoon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 83K
Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, funny, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, monster, parasite, zombie, alien invasion, zombie attack, mutant, small town, supernatural, dark humor, creature, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 5.8
 62K
Lake Placid (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
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, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, eaten alive, sea monster, monster, investigation, creature, escapades, rescue, animal attack, disaster, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, new york, usa, boston, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 32K
Feast (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, impregnation, graphic violence, siege, violence spree, survival, desert, escapades, creature feature, violent, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 71K
Arachnophobia (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: spider, creature feature, monster, jungle, survival, expedition, creature, dangerous animal, small town, exterminator, insect, nobody believes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco, venezuela, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Burt Gummer returns home to Perfection, Nev., to find that the town of terror has become a theme park, and when the simulated giant worm attacks turn real, the survivalist must battle the creatures once again. Gummer pits his impressive knowledge of ...
Style: scary, humorous, absurd, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, creature, small town, survival, chase, real estate agent, rescue, deadly creature, supernatural, store, desert, giant monster ...
Place: argentina, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Tremors 4: The Legend Begins (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This prequel of the bone-chilling Tremors begins in the town of Rejection, Nev., in 1889, where 17 men die under mysterious circumstances. Spooked by recent events, the miners who populate the town leave in droves until there's nothing left but ...
Style: unusual plot structure, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, adventure, creature, redemption, chase, life & death, creature feature, goofy hero, escapades, supernatural, human versus monster ...
Time: 1880s, future
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 226K
Gremlins (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: feel good, humorous, suspenseful, suspense, funny ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: christmas, monster, supernatural, holiday, creature, deadly creature, small town, winter, transformation, adventure, chaos and mayhem, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, future, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 3K
Tremors (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tremors: The Series is a television spin-off of the Tremors franchise. Originally airing out of order on the Sci-Fi Channel, it was later aired in its proper sequence on the G4 Network.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary
Plot: monster, heroic mission, desert, survival, mutant, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, rescue, small town, environmentalism, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents creates a whole new generation of Gremlins. The situation worsens when the ...
Style: funny, scary, parody, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: monster, hulk hogan, christmas, creature, mad scientist, skyscraper, electrocution, acid, turned to stone, giant spider, business tycoon, science runs amok ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 3K
Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, beach, death, violence, murder, brutality, crimes, missing person, escapades, fantasy world, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Night of the Comet (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of cannibal mutants. With the help of a friendly truck driver, the girls save the earth from a villainous ...
Style: scary, parody, suspenseful, humorous, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, end of the world, survival, mad scientist, disaster, teenager, sister sister relationship, zombie attack, cheerleading, save the world, chaos ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 28K
Leprechaun (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horrific Leprechaun goes on a rampage after his precious bag of gold coins is stolen. He uses all of his magical destructive powers to trick, terrorize and kill anyone who is unlucky enough to hinder his relentless search. In a frantic attempt to ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, legends and myths, supernatural, deadly creature, murder, vengeance, chase, violence, irish, brutality, family in danger, creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: north dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 22K
Piranha (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, macabre, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: piranha, killer fish, race against time, resort, summer camp, monster, rescue, experiment, deadly creature, disaster, animal attack, fish ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Burt Gummer (Michael Gross) and his son Travis Welker (Jamie Kennedy) find themselves up to their ears in Graboids and Ass-Blasters when they head to Canada to investigate a series of deadly giant-worm attacks. Arriving at a remote research facility ...
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, absurd, semi serious ...
Plot: infection, giant monster, monster, underground, creature feature, father son relationship, smuggling, running for your life, deadly creature, human versus monster, fantasy world, heroic mission ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 20K
Basket Case (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.
Style: slasher, scary, macabre, absurd, bloody ...
Plot: siamese twins, monster, murder, body horror, violence, twins, revenge, brother brother relationship, hotel, mutant, evil twin, creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Basket Case 2 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having eluded the authorities after a series of grisly murders, the pair find sanctuary at the palatial home of Granny Ruth, an eccentric philanthropist who rallies the cause of "Unique Individuals". But even amongst "friends" ...
Style: macabre, disturbing, psychotronic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mutant, zombie, twins, supernatural, psychopath, good versus evil, journalism, superhuman powers, social misfits, hospital, body horror ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, parody, humorous, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, monster, alien, small town, alien invasion, killer clown, ufo, evil alien, survival, heroic mission, dark humor, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Style: funny, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, supernatural, beast, violence, nightmare, full moon, monster as victim, transformation, ghost, wolf, nurse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, yorkshire, europe, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 13K
Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, slasher, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, transformation, wax museum, monster, haunted house, occult, werewolf, portal, characters killed one by one, female vampire, museum, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, atmospheric, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, dark humor, zombie apocalypse, zombie attack, siege, pub, supernatural, zombie violence, cult, zombie outbreak, satire, slacker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, europe, britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bad Taste (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A team from the intergalactic fast food chain Crumb's Crunchy Delights descends on Earth, planning to make human flesh the newest taste sensation. After they wipe out the New Zealand town Kaihoro, the country's Astro-Investigation and ...
Style: bloody, surreal, scary, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, monster, zombie, violent, space and aliens, small town, exploitation, chainsaw, food, violence, dark humor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Ed and His Dead Mother (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
Style: scary, disturbing, atmospheric, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, uncle nephew relationship, twists and turns, revenge, justice, dangerous animal, family relations, courtroom drama, parents and children, love and romance, disorder, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 5K
976-EVIL (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn't know that he'd have to pay for it with his soul.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, satanic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, vengeance, misfit, occult, dark humor, obsession, revenge, social misfits, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, monster ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Slaughterhouse (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a slaughterhouse facing foreclosure instructs his 350lbs, mentally retarded son to go on a killing spree against the people who want to buy his property.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, vengeance, mentally challenged, survival, violent, slaughterhouse, dark humor, teenager, buddies, police investigation, pig, revenge ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Army of Darkness (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.
Style: dark fantasy, humorous, funny, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, time travel, monster, siege, evil dead, beast, sword fight, skeleton, supernatural, good versus evil, demon, magic ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, year 1992, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: funny, scary, slasher, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, living dead, undead, dark humor, monster, virus, stripper, toxic waste, life & death, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
My Name Is Bruce (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B Movie Legend Bruce Campbell is mistaken for his character Ash from the Evil Dead trilogy and forced to fight a real monster in a small town in Oregon.
Style: parody, humorous, suspense, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, good versus evil, save the world, satire, demon, heroic mission, comedy of errors, save the day, survival, rescue, evil force, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%