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Island of the Burning Damned (1967)
 5.7
 2K
Island of the Burning Damned (1967)
Original name: Night of the Big Heat
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While mainland Britain shivers in deepest winter, the northern island of Fara bakes in the nineties, and the boys at the Met station have no more idea what is going on than the regulars at the Swan. Only a stand-offish visting scientist realizes space aliens are to blame.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: island, alien, scientist, supernatural, love triangle, danger, isolation, deadly, investigation, sheep, zombie, apocalypse, distopia, plague, mutant, space and aliens, evil alien, hotel, heroes, couple relations, terrorism, dangerous animal, love affair, chaos and mayhem, chaos ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland

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Most similar movies to Island of the Burning Damned

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, survival and heroes mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Island of the Burning Damned: Island of Terror (1966), Scream and Scream Again (1970), The Slime People (1963), Autumn (2009), The Creeping Flesh (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Island of Terror (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small island community is overrun with creeping, blobbish, tentacled monsters which liquefy and digest the bones from living creatures. The community struggles to fight back.
Style: serious, offbeat, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: island, laboratory, bone, monster, tentacle, creature, terminal illness, plague, isolation, apocalypse, child illness, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Scream and Scream Again (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A serial killer, who drains his victims for blood is on the loose in London, the Police follow him to a house owned by an eccentric scientist.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: mad scientist, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, hospital, mystery, investigation, scientific experiment, slasher, serial killer, chase, pursuit ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Island of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stranded on a deserted island, a group of people struggle to survive against a swarm of supernatural flies.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: island, supernatural, confined, survival, isolation, deadly, deadly creature, danger, dangerous animal, siege, missing girl, personal assistant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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, tense, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, save the world, danger, supernatural, heroes, deadly creature, deadly, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 3.2
 2K
Autumn (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The virus came so fast no one had time to prepare. Before the day was over, entire towns were decimated, and large cities became monumental tombs. Left with nothing but fading hope and the will to live, reclusive software consultant Michael (Dexter ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense
Plot: plague, zombie, apocalypse, isolation, survival, danger, deadly creature, save the world, chaos, virus, profanity, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Creeping Flesh (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A scientist comes to believe that evil is a disease of the blood and that the flesh of a skeleton he has brought back from New Guinea contains it in a pure form. Convinced that his wife, a Folies Bergere dancer who went insane, manifested this evil ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: skeleton, mad scientist, reincarnation, murder, creature, monster, corpse, scientist, blood, plague, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Horror Express (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mysterious and unearthly deaths start to occur while Professor Saxton is transporting the frozen remains of a primitive humanoid creature he found in Manchuria back to Europe.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, macabre, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monk, monster, murder, train, expedition, creature, anthropologist, supernatural, mystery, zombie, alien, death ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s, 80s
Place: china, russia, siberia, asia, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Nothing But the Night (1973)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 orphan kids in it, police colonel Bingham starts investigating. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, experimental, scary, gothic ...
Plot: murder, bus, orphan, campfire, island, orphanage, domestic disturbance, investigation, supernatural, journalism, crimes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Day of the Triffids (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A shower of meteorites produces a rare night time spectacle that blinds anyone that looks at it. As it was such a beautiful sight, most people were watching, and as a consequence, 99% of the World's population go completely blind. In the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, blindness, meteorite, meteor, survival, save the world, rescue, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Attack of the Mushroom People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Five vacationers and two crewmen become stranded on a tropical island near the equator. The island has little edible food for them to use as they try to live in a fungus covered hulk while repairing Kessei's yacht. Eventually they struggle over ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, radiation, starvation, survival, experiment gone awry, mutant, rescue, deadly creature, danger, isolation, shipwreck, psychiatric ward ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.5
 646
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, danger, track down, murder, plague, dangerous animal, deadly, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Blood Glacier (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a climate research station in the Alps, the scientists are stunned as the nearby melting glacier is leaking a red liquid. It quickly turns to be very special juice — with unexpected genetic effects on the local wildlife.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary
Plot: iceberg, glacier, scientist, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, isolation, monster, violence, mutant, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alps, europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Dead Outside (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A neurological pandemic has consumed the population. Drug-resistance has mutated the virus into a ravaging psychological plague, rendering the 'the dying' desperate, paranoid and violent
Style: psychological, scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, plague, mysterious character, bereavement, farmhouse, danger, gory, mutant, chaos and mayhem, survival, life is a bitch, virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.4
 7K
Storage 24 (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something nasty is lurking inside a secure storage unit. When a group of people get trapped inside, they need to find a way to get out of a building that's designed to keep things in...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: locked in, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, danger, deadly, isolation, evil alien, gory, trapped, alien invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 2.1
 627
Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, survival, graphic violence, danger, deadly, escapades, catastrophe, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, deadly, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, stalking, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.4
 1K
The Unknown (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five young field-biologists are sent to northern Sweden to investigate effects of a large forest fire. However, what was thought to be some weeks of camping and easy work soon turns into a nightmare as they find the remains of a mysterious creature ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, supernatural, danger, wilderness, isolation, deadly, in the woods, biologist, forest fire, confined, strange behavior, hand camera ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Night of the Lepus (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, absurd, scary ...
Plot: mutant, giant animal, gene manipulation, experiment gone awry, rabbit, heroes, chaos, dangerous animal, danger, mad scientist, deadly, mutation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, futuristic
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, race against time, on the run, rescue, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, gory, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.2
 2K
The Hive (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ants, displaying never-before-seen behavior, seize an island, the controversial Thorax Team is called in to stop the massive threat, only to discover that the ants are controlled by something beyond this world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, eaten alive, invasion, ant, survival, rescue, supernatural, good versus evil, jungle, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: rough, scary, disturbing, suspense, saga ...
Plot: mutant, island, isolation, survival, rescue, investigation, deadly, danger, mind game, murder, experiment gone awry, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.2
 656
Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, dangerous animal, danger, supernatural, deadly, chaos, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Day of the Triffids (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 186 min.
Story: It's an up-to-date setting of the 1951 sci-fi thriller. With the world blinded and the Triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered, sighted survivors to fight this carnivorous plant invasion. With a brave new world of maniacs, warring ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, save the world, chaos, apocalypse, heroic mission, heroes, deadly, space and aliens, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Silent Warnings (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the accidental death of his cousin Joe Vossimer, the just-graduated electronic engineer Layne Vossimer joins his girlfriend and four friends of them to visit and clean the inherited farm in the country. The local Sheriff Bill Willingham is an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, supernatural, family in danger, alien encounter, teenage life, deadly, deadly creature, danger, save the world, rivalry, teleportation, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 3K
Komodo (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the 70's, some Komodo Dragon eggs were dumped on an North Carolina island. Somehow, the baby Komodos survived, and twenty years later they have grown up and taken over the island for themselves. Young Patrick has lost his parents and his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: animal attack, island, dangerous animal, survival, danger, deadly, isolation, mutant, animal life, family in danger, creature feature, endangered species ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Earth Dies Screaming (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A crack space pilot returns to earth to find the planet has been devastated by some unknown forces. There are a few survivors, so he organizes them in a plan to ward off control by a group of killer robots.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, robot, alien invasion, deadly, danger, evil alien, space and aliens, survival, androids and robots, escapades, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.4
 262
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, danger, escapades, crime gone awry, rivalry, gory, betrayal, alien, store ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.6
 2K
Living Hell (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a top secret Cold War military project an unstoppable, malignant organism who feeds on light and energy is unleashed threatening to destroy everything in it's path.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, heroes, supernatural, race against time, rivalry, government agency, escapades, zombie, plague ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.6
 3K
Night Skies (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, supernatural, danger, mistaken identity, memory loss, alien encounter, deadly, stranded, creature, abduction, kidnapping ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.8
 24K
The Relic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, macabre ...
Plot: monster, museum, police investigation, deadly creature, beast, deadly, anthropologist, gory, supernatural, human versus monster, survival, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%