Movies like Grabbers

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Grabbers (2012)
 6.3
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Grabbers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something sinister has come to the shores of Erin Island, unbeknownst to the quaint population of this sleepy fishing village resting somewhere off Ireland’s coast. First, some fishermen go missing. Then there is the rash of whale carcasses suddenly washing up on the beach. When the murders start, it’s up to two mismatched cops – an irresponsible alcoholic and his new partner, a by-the-book woman from the mainland – to protect the townsfolk from the giant, bloodsucking, tentacled aliens that prey upon them. Their only weapon, they discover, is booze. If they want to survive the creatures’ onslaught, everyone will have to get very, very drunk!
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, suspenseful, not serious, absurd, witty, offbeat, horror spoof, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, evil alien, alcohol abuse, island, drunk, alien monster, survival, space and aliens, village, supernatural, partners, danger, escapades, disorder, drugs/alcohol, deadly creature, deadly, alien invasion, parody, alcoholic, alcohol, absurd humor, drunkenness, pub, eaten alive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe

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Most similar movies to Grabbers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, psychotronic and humorous films with plots about deadly, danger, deadly creature, escapades, monster, supernatural and survival mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Grabbers: Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996), Attack the Block (2011), 2-Headed Shark Attack (2012), Monster Island (2004), Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: humorous, semi serious, scary, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: human versus monster, small town, metamorphosis, oil refinery, hunting, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, chases and races, stranded ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, nevada, usa, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Attack the Block (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: humorous, exciting, absurd, bleak, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: gang, alien encounter, deadly creature, monster, evil alien, chase, teenage life, danger, meteor, profanity, race, arrest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mutant radioactive bugs attack VJs, Carmen Electra and an island full of MTV contest winners in this tongue-in-cheek tribute to B-movies, monster flicks and even MTV. MTV Original Movies presents Monster Island, a flick with old school effects mixed ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, mutant, deadly, danger, deadly creature, adventure, daring rescue, dangerous animal, chase, silly humor, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, scary, semi serious, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: human versus monster, small town, real estate agent, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, survival, store, monster, desert ...
Place: nevada, usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spider, spiders, heroes, town meeting, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, perfume, creature feature, wetting pants, straight razor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, weird, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, human versus monster, escapades, goofy hero, supernatural, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, rescue, desert, fictional city, miner ...
Time: 1880s, future
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 30K
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, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, deadly creature, siege, violence spree, deadly, danger, escapades, graphic violence, impregnation, loss of child, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Chaw (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A black comedy about the events that are set into motion in a town after a man-eating boar goes on a rampage.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: gory, track down, escapades, disorder, mutant, deadly, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, danger, heroes, monster, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Snow Shark: Ancient Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 12 years ago during a scientific expedition 3 animal biologists stumbled upon a great discovery that ended in tragedy. Whatever killed them has awoken and now the legend of the Ancient Snow Beast could prove to be more than just a legend.
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: shark attack, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, monster, legends and myths, killer shark, absurdism, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: humorous, scary, suspenseful, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, small town, ufo, evil alien, parody, heroic mission, survival, save the day, save the world, danger, youth, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 12K
Go Goa Gone (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A rave party off the coast of Goa, goes horrifyingly and hilariously wrong when the island is overrun with zombies.
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, scary, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, island, zombie apocalypse, deadly creature, danger, buddies, survival, friends, escapades, drug dealing, vacation, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 9K
Infestation (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Our hero, Cooper, awakes to find himself nauseous, weak and covered in webbing, hanging from the ceiling of an office where, just minutes ago, he started his new job. As he struggles out of his slimy prison he comes face to face with his opponent - ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, evil alien, mutant, trap, cocoon, chaos, heroes, deadly, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, plague ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, scary, twists and turns, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, deadly creature, save the world, monster, first contact, adventure, apocalypse, evil alien, predator, expedition, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, year 2004, 2000s
Place: antarctica, nebraska, mexico, nepal, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 36K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Romania
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, deadly creature, survival, danger, supernatural, diver, parasite, mutation, adventure, confined, deadly, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 2.6
 5K
Sand Sharks (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the beach, it appears that our large fishy friends have found a way to chomp on you when you're chilling out on the sand too!
Style: scary, semi serious, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer shark, beach, island, ocean, killer animal, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, deadly, ocean or sea, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and ...
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, tomato, rescue, espionage, survival, chaos, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, vegetable, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The 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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, rescue, deadly, danger, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, mutant, disorder, ocean or sea, ocean, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Undead (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, small town, plague, danger, save the world, isolation, apocalypse, comet, anti hero, invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Sharktopus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy's special group "Blue Water" builds a half-shark, half-octopus for combat. But the sharktopus escapes and terrorizes the beaches of Puerto Vallarta.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, animal horror, beach, killer shark, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, save the day, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Tremors (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
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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, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, scary
Plot: desert, small town, monster, survival, goofy hero, supernatural, rescue, escapades, mutant, heroic mission, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, ocean, isolation, survival, deadly creature, danger, confined, forces of nature, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.6
 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, chaos, danger, monster, spider, spiders, volcano, supernatural, escapades, deadly, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, hollywood star, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village life, danger, curses spells and rituals, chaos, escapades, supernatural, deadly, inheritance, village, forest, friends, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Alien Raiders (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: evil alien, survival, battles, hostage, captivity, isolation, hostages, danger, investigation, small town, save the world, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Darkest Hour (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In Moscow, five young people lead the charge against an alien race which has attacked Earth via our power supply.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien invasion, evil alien, post apocalypse, end of the world, survival, demolished city, invisibility, american abroad, electricity, creature, chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mongolian Death Worm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American oil company sets up an experimental drilling plant out in the vast deserts of Mongolia, they awaken a nest. The deadly creatures begin to breed and spread, devouring everyone in their path. The only person who can stop them is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, deadly creature, supernatural, adventurer, rescue, treasure hunt, danger, deadly, adventure, escapades, desert, outburst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 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, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, island, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, gory, mutant, vengeance, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.3
 4K
Spiders 3D (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a Soviet space station crashes into a New York City subway tunnel, a species of venomous spiders is discovered, and soon they mutate to gigantic proportions and wreak havoc on the city. Starring Patrick Muldoon, Christa Campbell, directed by ...
Style: serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: giant spider, subway, spider, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, chaos, deadly, escapades, satellite, giant, subway tunnel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.1
 3K
Ice Spiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scientific experiment goes haywire, creating an arachnophobic nightmare. If there's a way to stop them, somebody better find it soon before they kill everything in sight!
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant spider, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, laboratory, ski resort, spider, dangerous animal, gory, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, escapades ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%