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Riding with Death (1976)
 1.9
 1K
Riding with Death (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dimwitted, meaty guy foils criminals by turning invisible.
Style: scary, rough, bleak, serious
Plot: crimes, mutant, special agents, space and aliens, supernatural, investigation, heroes, terrorism, supernatural ability, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, manhunt, danger, chases and races, benign alien, imaginary, dishonesty, law enforcement, escapades, disorder, deadly, undercover, government agency, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Riding with Death

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about escapades, danger, deadly, chases and races, heroes, supernatural and crimes mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Riding with Death: Assassin (1986), The Shadow Men (1997), Deep Evil (2004), Firehead (1991), Mandroid (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 291
Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, chaos, danger, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, assassination, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Shadow Men (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Happily married couple Bob and Dez Wilson and their 12-year old son Andy are being attacked by a blinding light when driving home from a daytrip. They awaken a couple of hours later, seemingly unscathed but soon driven mad by recurring nightmares. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, alien, government agency, escapades, save the world, heroes, danger, stalking, conspiracy, deadly creature, special agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.1
 936
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: cloning, mad scientist, monster, chaos, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly creature, alien encounter, laboratory, disorder, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 2.6
 341
Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, chase, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, on the run, state affairs, dishonesty, government agency, espionage, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 4.2
 455
Mandroid (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In his hidden laboratory deep in Russia, Dr. Karl Zimmer has invented the Mandroid, a humanoid robot which follows the motions of a man in a special control suit. He has offered the invention to the USA, who have sent Smith and Wait from the CIA for ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, androids and robots, man versus machine, a.i., experiment gone awry, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, danger, investigation, save the day, undercover, deadly ...
Place: russia, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Dragon Fighter (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie begins in Southern England in the Middle Ages and then six knights are seen riding in horses towards a destroyed town. They see the remains of burned buildings and dead people until they come upon a mother and her dead baby. She quickly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, chaos, imaginary, supernatural, disorder, heroes, good versus evil, deadly, danger, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.9
 715
The Sender (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychic father and daughter band together with an "angel" in an attempt to save Earth from an extraterrestrial Armageddon. This suspenseful thriller ties together strange occurrences from 1965 in the Bermuda Triangle (where an American ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, scary ...
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, deadly, crimes, evil alien, space and aliens, escapades, supernatural, conspiracy, uncover truth, missing person, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.9
 790
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, race against time, save the world, deadly, gory, danger, evil alien, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.5
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, gene manipulation, terminator, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.7
 554
Project Viper (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Project Viper is a 2002 movie starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong, Tamara Davies. The movie was directed by Jim Wynorski under the pseudonym "Jay Andrews." When a terrifying, bioengineered lifeform is stolen from ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, government agency, alien, survival, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, special agents, race against time, supernatural, danger, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.5
 1K
Lightspeed (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Government agent Daniel Leight has his radiation treatments sabotaged. He soon finds that he can now move at super speeds but only by risking metabolic damage which could prove to be fatal. 'Lightspeed' must now use his powers to go after ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, radiation, rivalry, adventure, crimes, danger, super speed, race against time, chases and races, undercover, imaginary ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in San Diego, the movie follows the desperate acts of Bill Templer head of a covert defense agency perpetrating a terrifying fraud on the American public - involving the imminent invasion of aliens - by leaking to the press a satellite image of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, special agents, undercover, save the world, alien encounter, escapades, danger, government agency, evil alien, satellite, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.1
 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, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, island, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, gory, mutant, vengeance, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.3
 1K
Dark Island (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After losing contact with its researchers on a remote island, a military corporation hires a group of scientists and soldiers to find out what went wrong. But when they arrive, the team quickly discovers that the weapons testing performed on the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bio weapon, experiment gone awry, island, survival, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, disorder, scientist, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, disorder, chaos, plague, uncover truth, fighting the system, undercover, danger, life is a bitch, save the world, dishonesty, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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 ⇓
54%
 4.1
 1K
Proteus (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Group of heroin smugglers finds shelter on abandoned oil rig after their ship had exploded. Soon they find that the oil rig was just cover for biological experiment. One of the results is Charlie - shape-shifting monster with ability to absorb the ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, ocean or sea, laboratory, gang, deadly, deadly creature, mad scientist, adventure, experiment gone awry, danger, drug dealing, monster ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.4
 923
Antibody (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a terrorist with an implanted nuclear detonator gets shot, a team of scientists must defuse the bomb by miniaturizing themselves and going into his bloodstream. His organism's antibodies start to mass against them.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, timebomb, nuclear bomb, undercover, crimes, race against time, danger, adventure, destiny, space and aliens, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Nemesis 3: Time Lapse (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Using footage left over from Nemesis 2 and a very thin story line sees Alex again fighting the cyborg mercenaries in 1998 East Africa. This time, Alex finds that she has 20 half sisters who are waiting for her to return to 2077. Central Command ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, escapades, heroes, imaginary, danger, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, desert, uninhibited rivalry, female bodybuilder, cyborgs
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.7
 302
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, space and aliens, good versus evil, confined, escapades, ghost, danger, deadly, imaginary, heroes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 911
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly, buddies, escapades, supernatural ability, nudity (full frontal - brief), imaginary, danger, chases and races, heroes, deadly creature, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 2K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, gory, danger, deadly, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, dynamite, tentacle, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.5
 498
Parasite (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An abandoned oil rig in the middle of the North Sea. Dr. Christine Hansen is charged with the task of testing an experimental cleaning fluid which could revolutionize the oil industry. Hired to carry out the tests is Jacob Rasmussen and his rough ...
Style: bleak, serious, scary, rough, experimental
Plot: plague, survival, danger, obsession, deadly, supernatural, ocean or sea, isolation, environmentalism, bio weapon, oil rig, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: adventure, uncover truth, investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement, escapades, rescue, crimes, danger, deadly, mining, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.1
 535
Hologram Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five years after the mad terrorist Norman Galagher was sentenced to holographic stasis, he is given a parole hearing. But an equipment failure engineered by his cronies transforms the criminal into a living hologram with god-like powers. Now, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hologram, timebomb, revenge, captivity, terrorism, psychopath, confined, danger, law enforcement, prison, rivalry, police officer killed ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two young scientists are swept up in a government plot to suppress the truth about a biological disaster at a genetic research facility.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, supernatural, chaos, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, gory, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 828
Glass Trap (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an army of radioactive ants are unknowingly carted into a skyscraper, a group of people have to find a way out before they're eaten one by one.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly, heroes, danger, skyscraper, giant insect, creature feature, ant, power failure, power outage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 669
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, experiment gone awry, isolation, violence spree, deadly, survival, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 497
Peacemaker (1990)
Genre: Action, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two aliens arrive on Earth trying to kill each other. This is not easy, since they seem to be able to regenerate lost body parts and survive bullet wounds. Both of them happen to meet a young pathologist Dori Caisson, and each alien tells her that ...
Style: psychotronic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, mysterious character, danger, on the run, protagonist as suspect, anti heroes, manhunt, misfit, obsessive quest, bounty hunter, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Groundstar Conspiracy (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A break-in and sabotage attempt occurs at a top secret research institute and the culprit is cornered and captured. The problem is that he's been badly injured and claims to have lost his memory entirely. A cat-and-mouse game ensues between ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, mind bending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, torture, explosion, sabotage, heroes, espionage, undercover, race against time, deadly, escapades, assassination, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%