Movies like The Beast Within

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The Beast Within (1982)
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The Beast Within (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie takes place years later when the child that was a result of that rape is on the rampage looking for a girl to rape to start the process all over again.
Style: psychotronic, rough, serious, suspenseful, sexual
Plot: mutant, dangerous animal, gory, violence spree, mutation, sexual abuse, danger, imaginary, supernatural, teenage life, crimes, youth, monster, rape, murder, raped by monster, dog, werewolf, investigation, illness, judge, sheriff, swamp, safe, arson ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, usa

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Most similar movies to The Beast Within

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, crimes, supernatural, murder and slasher mostly in Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Beast Within: The Boogens (1981), Night Shadow (1989), Howling V: The Rebirth (1989), Baby Blood (1990), The Howling (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: gory, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, tentacle, deadly, abandoned mine, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, dynamite, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.6
 258
Night Shadow (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex, an up-and-coming TV journalist, returns to her hometown of Danford as local police attempt to cope with a series of brutal murders. The small town plunges into a state of panic and the murders--clearly the work of a monster, more beast than ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: small town, murder, werewolf, crime, gory, crimes, hitchhiker, journalist, deadly, dangerous animal, mystery, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Howling V: The Rebirth (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA, Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a group of people from different walks of life converge in a Hungarian castle situated in Budapest which has been sealed for 500 years, they bring with them a werewolf which slowly begins to cut their numbers down.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: werewolf, snow, gory, murder, palaces castles and temples, crimes, danger, deadly, supernatural, dangerous animal, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.9
 1K
Baby Blood (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A parasite crawls into the uterus of an abused woman (Yanka) and begins to demands human blood.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing
Plot: murder, pregnancy, gory, babies and infants, vampire, zombie, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, feminism, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.6
 27K
The Howling (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, gothic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, murder, dangerous animal, adultery, psychiatrist, hunting, danger, secret society, transformation, couples, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Scream of the Banshee (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An archeology professor unearths a dangerous artifact, unwittingly releasing a creature that is able to kill with the power of its bone-splitting scream.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ancient mystery, deadly creature, danger, deadly, gory, youth, sex scene, race against time, mother daughter relationship, professor, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Girls School Screamers (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Seven college girls spend the weekend at an elegant estate which begins as a fun filled adventure but ends in a nightmare of gut-wrenching terror.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, slasher, murder, gory, college, school, mysterious character, serial killer, investigation, mind game, college life, student life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.7
 9K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: voodoo, slasher, youth, swamp, teenage life, danger, serial killer, supernatural, survival, race against time, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Snakes on a Train (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Under a powerful Mayan curse, snakes are hatched inside a young woman, slowly devouring her from within. Her only chance for survival is a powerful shaman who lives across the border. With only hours to live, she jumps on a train headed for Los ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, curse, snake, train, gory, deadly creature, slasher, giant snake, survival, danger, deadly, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Slugs (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People are dying mysteriously and gruesomely, and nobody has a clue what the cause is. Only health worker Mike Brady has a possible solution, but his theory of killer slugs is laughed at by the authorities. Only when the body count begins to rise ...
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: small town, sewer, blood, restaurant, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, animal, slasher, zombie, violence spree, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Horror Show (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Detective Lucas McCarthy finally apprehends "Meat Cleaver Max" and watches the electric chair execution from the audience. But killing Max Jenke only elevated him to another level of reality. Now Lucas' family is under attack, his ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: serial killer, slasher, electric chair, gory, ghost, master criminal, supernatural ability, zombie, vengeance, violence spree, supernatural romance, afterlife ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 1K
976-Evil II (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After being bestowed with demonic powers following a phone call to Hell, a psychotic teacher begins a rampage of death and destruction in a small town, forcing a teen and her boyfriend to fight him off so that they can get away.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, telephone call, zombie, chase, obsession, murder, gory, college, ghost, afterlife, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Cannibal Campout (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four teenagers on an outing in the woods are attacked by a trio of mutant cannibals.
Style: rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, youth, mutant, gory, babies and infants, serial killer, stalking, in the woods, survival, farm, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 861
Werewolf Woman (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but then she is raped and her lover is murdered so she goes out ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: murder, rape, transformation, werewolf, supernatural, investigation, human becomes animal, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.4
 408
Death Factory (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A woman working at a biological research facility becomes ill when she contracts a deadly, new virus. Sometime after, she becomes a half-monster beast and kills her old co-workers. Some time later, a group of teens go into the old research facility ...
Style: bleak, serious, offbeat, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, experiment gone awry, factory, gory, mutant, danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, survival, sexual relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An author who was sent to the town Drakho, because of a nervous breakdown, gets wound up in a mystery revolving around demons and werewolves. She starts seeing ghosts and dismisses them as her own imagination, but when they turn out to be real she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, priest, blood, howling, vampire, deadly creature, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Moon of the Wolf (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: small town, werewolf, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, mystery, social relations, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.9
 2K
Piranha (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Doctor Baines has been conducting genetic experiments on piranhas and has made them virtually unstoppable. Unfortunately, his assistants, Maggie and Paul, accidentally release the hybrids into the Lost River Lake threatening to destroy everyone in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, rough, humorous ...
Plot: piranha, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, summer camp, gory, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, chaos, eaten alive, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 3.8
 280
The Ripper (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: slasher, murder, college, supernatural, serial killer, gory, crimes, danger, small town, deadly, ghost, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Igor and the Lunatics (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After 16 years in prison, Igor and his gang are out and bent on taking revenge on the town that sent them up.
Style: rough, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: criminal's revenge, gory, vengeance, small town, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, serial killer, slasher, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 520
Witchouse (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: On Mayday 1998 in the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, Elizabeth gathers together a group of specially selected friends for a rather odd party. It turns out that she is the descendent of a malevolent witch named Lilith who was burned at the stake ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, rough
Plot: evil witch, gory, ghost, slasher, supernatural ability, young heroes, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 1K
Mausoleum (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Traumatized by her mother's death, young Susan is becoming possessed by the same demon that possessed her mother before she died. More and more her husband and psychiatrist are noticing the strange changes
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: murder, gory, ghost, slasher, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, deadly, supernatural, master and servant, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, dangerous animal, zombie, deadly creature, ghost, supernatural, slasher, rescue, survival, boss and employee, psychopath, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: mutant, monster, baby, murder, gory, deadly creature, slasher, supernatural ability, investigation, family in danger, psychopath, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Snow White: A Deadly Summer (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A troubled teenage girl finds herself in a web of lies and deceit when her stepmother attempts to murder her by sending her to a discipline camp.
Style: serious, scary, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: boot camp, isolation, gory, in the woods, murder, danger, deadly, slasher, teenage life, psychopath, crimes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 185
Lynch Mob (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The rural town of Leesburg Georgia holds a dark secret. A century old curse has condemned the citizens to a diet of human flesh. Unable to leave the city limits the town folks must lure unsuspecting travelers to their quaint town where they soon ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mafia, zombie, cannibal, gory, confined, danger, small town, deadly, supernatural, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Revenge of the Boogeyman (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Part two takes place in Hollywood, where survivor Lacey is staying with friends to recover from her trauma. Through long and extremely detailed flashbacks, Lacey tells the story about the murderous spirit in the little piece of mirror to befriended ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, dark
Plot: garage, evil, murder, filmmaking, ghost, hollywood, gory, slasher, supernatural, danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
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The Outing (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An ancient genie is released from a lamp when thieves ransack an old woman's house. They are killed and the lamp is moved to a museum to be studied. The curator's daughter is soon possessed by the genie and invites her friends to spend the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, museum, murder, slasher, curses spells and rituals, high school, gory, crimes, lamp, ancient, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 2K
Sabretooth (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Using fossilized DNA, a scientist resurrects one of nature's most fearsome predators, a sabretooth tiger. Scientific ambition turns deadly, however, when the creature escapes and begins savagely stalking its prey - the human race.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: dangerous animal, gory, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, adventure, escapades, race against time, heroes, misfit, rivalry, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
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Knock Knock (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Knock Knock is a horror film that combines fear with revenge, hate with justice and responsibility with sacrifice. The bible says an "Eye for an Eye." Rico was just a big fun loving son of a hard working neighborhood business man. The ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, gory, small town, vengeance, violence spree, who done it, danger, deadly, youth, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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