Movies like The Lost Continent

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The Lost Continent (1968)
 5.6
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The Lost Continent (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles. When a violent storm strikes, the ship is swept into the Sargasso Sea and the passengers find themselves trapped on an island populated by man-eating seaweed, giant crabs and Spanish conquistadors who believe it’s still the 16th century.
Style: scary, exciting, offbeat, bleak, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: ship, island, shark, monster, sea monster, survival, adventure, supernatural, ocean or sea, confined, religions or cults, graphic violence, swamp, imaginary, isolation, escapades, disorder, deadly, deadly creature, redhead, alien life-form, red hair, pirate, chef, money ...

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Most similar movies to The Lost Continent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and psychotronic films with plots about escapades, danger, adventure, survival, island, isolation and heroes mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like The Lost Continent: 2-Headed Shark Attack (2012), Storm Bound (2007), Screamers (1979), The Presence (1992), Island of the Lost (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 739
Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, adventure, heroes, survival, isolation, fall in love, confined, danger, youth, escapades, ocean or sea ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.1
 2K
Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, mutant, mad scientist, island, survival, experiment gone awry, confined, supernatural, isolation, inventions and discoveries, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 391
The Presence (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After their plane crashes in the Pacific ocean after a storm a group of people scramble to a tropical island. At first the place seems home to palm trees and exotic wildlife but on the discovery of a disused military base they find out the island ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: bio weapon, island, creature, fugitives, race against time, heroes, dangerous animal, chases and races, deadly, anti heroes, rescue, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Island of the Lost (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An anthropologist is shipwrecked with his family while on an expedition in search of an uncharted South Pacific island.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, exciting, serious
Plot: mutant, island, escapades, space and aliens, misfit, deadly, dangerous animal, folk hero, supernatural, heroes, mystery, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.2
 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, deadly creature, survival, isolation, confined, danger, rescue, dangerous animal, forces of nature, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.3
 1K
Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a space probe crash-lands on a far-flung Pacific atoll, the craft's alien stowaways decide to take over their new world one creature at a time. Soon, the parasitic life forms latch onto three indigenous critters -- a squid, a crab and a ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, adventure, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, chases and races, escapades, mutant, chaos, rivalry, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, isolation, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, ocean or sea, survival, danger, escapades, confined, rivalry, hijacking, martial arts, murder ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, intense, talky
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, young heroes, daring rescue, heroes, obsessive quest, rebelliousness, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
 702
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, survival, danger, daring rescue, family relations, adventure, family in danger, isolation, family life, estrangement, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Robinson Crusoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, baroque
Plot: island, desert island, survival, friendship, isolation, adventure, shipwreck, destiny, danger, adventurer, cannibal, culture clash ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mysterious Island (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, island, castaway, american civil war, dangerous animal, adventure, stranded, escape, daring rescue, race against time, danger, isolation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865, 50s, 1950s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Twilight People (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A kidnapped diver is taken to an island inhabited by a mad scientist and his half-animal, half-human creations.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, mad scientist, kidnapping, supernatural, zombie, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly, heroes, danger, imaginary, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes to search for his friend (Doug McClure) who has been missing in the region for several years. McBride's party find themselves in a world ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, caveman, expedition, prehistoric creature, volcano, cave woman, rescue, spider, ship, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Robinson Crusoe (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The classical story of Robinson Crusoe, a man who is dragged to a desert island after a shipwreck.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: isolation, survival, island, adventure, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, shipwreck, stranded, confined, pets, cannibalism, slavery ...
Time: 17th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, sea monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, tentacle, blood, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mysterious Island (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cinematic adaptation of Jules Verne's 1874 novel "The Mysterious Island", the story begins during the American Civil War, as famine and death ravage the city of Richmond, Virginia. Five northern POWs make the decision to escape the ...
Style: suspenseful, intense, exciting, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, beast, escapades, american civil war, deadly creature, fantasy world, dangerous animal, race against time, imaginary, stranded, exotic island, runaway ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Lost Tribe (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While navigating with his girlfriend Alexis and his partners and friends Chris and Tom and his girlfriend Anna to a close a Broadband Internet access business in Asia in the motor pleasure yacht of Joe, they rescue a wounded drowned man in shock. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, castaway, survival, deadly creature, danger, gory, friends, isolation, characters killed one by one, monsters, monster, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, real estate, radioactive, radioactivity, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Beast of the Bering Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sea vampires terrorize a small community.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: sea monster, vampire, survival, supernatural, danger, escapades, ocean or sea, underwater, deadly creature, deadly, graphic violence, brother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: jungle, dolphins, feral child, priest, murder, adoption, culture clash, americana, clergy, society, coming of age, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 182
The Sea Wolf (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Sea-Wolf is based on a 1904 psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London, about a literary critic, who is survivor of an ocean collision. He then comes under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, tense
Plot: adventure, ship, sailing, survival, lone wolves, isolation, self discovery, danger, ocean or sea, social differences, castaway, tough heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20s, 1920s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Bermuda Triangle (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a strange storm in the Carribean causes a boat to sink, a family finds itself stranded on an island in the "27th dimension".
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: bermuda triangle, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, volcano, danger, family in danger, isolation, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, race against time, ship, catastrophe, adventure, sinking ship, cruise, escapades, danger, forces of nature, shipwreck, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sharks' Treasure (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eccentric charter skipper Jim Carnahan and his team of hard-luck dreamers battle sharks, bandits and their own greed to recover sunken treasure
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: shark, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, dangerous animal, pirate, heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, deadly, down on your luck ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Prehistoric Women (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Leader of a tribe of amazon women, Queen Kari, has vanquished a rival tribe and rules them with savage ruthlessness and cruel arrogance. A hunter stumbles onto the enclave and falls for one of the slaves, so unleashing the anger and envy of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: rhinoceros, slavery, chases and races, danger, dangerous animal, parallel world, jungle, legends and myths, destiny, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, fall in love ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: england, russia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Mysterious Island (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Cameroon
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 1865, The American Civil War: Five POW manage to escape by balloon from Fort Richmond. Caught in a storm and with the balloon damaged they find themselves 'shipwrecked' on a volcanic desert island somewhere in the Pacific. Just before ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: island, adventure, danger, escapades, pirate, chimpanzee, submarine
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, adventurer, adventure, heist, jungle, chases and races, crime gone awry, escapades, survival, gang, human nature, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a perilous high-seas expedition to find a legendary Greek Opal - ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: sea monster, escapades, danger, adventurer, survival, vengeance, treasure hunt, deadly creature, deadly, ocean or sea, computer animation, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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