Movies like Monster 1980

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Monster (1980)
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Monster (1980)
Original name: Monstroid
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, rough, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, monster, zombie, village, ocean, space and aliens, evil alien, supernatural, investigation, heroes, ocean or sea, graphic violence, dangerous animal, river, village life, love affair, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, imaginary, lake or river, curses spells and rituals, environmentalism, escapades, countryside ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, prehistory
Place: colombia, latin america

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Most similar movies to Monster

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, psychotronic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, escapades, mutant, deadly creature and experiment gone awry mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Monster: Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967), The Incredible Melting Man (1977), Watchers II (1990), Prophecy (1979), The Giant Spider Invasion (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, heist, plague, frame up, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, evil alien, astronaut, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, space travel, danger, a.i., experiment gone awry, battles ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 4.1
 924
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, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly creature, supernatural ability, heroes, pets, escapades, buddies, deadly, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.6
 4K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, deadly, danger, rivalry, animal life, experiment gone awry, native american, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, evil alien, mad scientist, small town, save the world, experiment gone awry, disorder, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.9
 736
Brain of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" ...
Style: offbeat, rough, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: mad scientist, acid, voyeur, brain transplant, disorder, dungeon, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal, mutant, car chase, gory ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, super soldier, soldier, deadly creature, danger, deadly, battles, technology gone awry, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 757
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 4K
Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, dinosaur, deadly creature, chaos, mutant, danger, deadly, imaginary, dangerous animal, gory, extinction, disorder ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, suspenseful, intense, absurd, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: raped by monster, contamination, rape, experiment gone awry, survival, fisherman, mad scientist, deadly creature, mutation, heroic mission, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: serious, surreal, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: giant, laboratory, countryside, experiment gone awry, alien, astronaut, murder, radiation, chaos and mayhem, disorder, mutant, satellite ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, deadly creature, deadly, danger, psychopath, chaos, chase, creature feature, murder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, heroes, danger, supernatural, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Astro-Zombies (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: For devilishly mad "astro-scientist" Dr. DeMarco (John Carradine), a typical day involves run-ins with reanimated corpses, bloodthirsty solar-powered killer robot zombies, Chinese communist spies and vicious Mexican secret agents. But when ...
Style: rough, scary, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, murder, mad scientist, hunchback, science, supernatural, chase, danger, androids and robots, escapades, chases and races, imaginary ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.5
 650
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, rivalry, track down, murder, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, plague, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professor "Johnny Longbow" Salina, a man who really knows his stews, introduces Paul Carlson to the practical-joking Kathy Nolan. Paul and Kathy seem to hit it off rather well but, during a meteor storm, a meteorite fragment strikes Paul, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, buddies, escapades, danger, transformation, vengeance, disorder, chase, imaginary, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Crawling Hand (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an astronaut space capsule is detonated in orbit, a teenager finds a severed arm among wreckage on earth. Soon the thing returns to life to murder and posses the young man's mind.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, teenage life, deadly, danger, crimes, supernatural, violence, small town, beach, severed arm ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.8
 523
Venus Flytrap (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mad scientist creates man eating creatures from carnivorous plants.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, bleak, serious, experimental ...
Plot: mad doctor, supernatural, journalism, prodigy, imaginary, adventure, heroes, mountain, mutant, disorder, danger, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, experiment gone awry, captivity, plague, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.6
 2K
Sabretooth (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dangerous animal, tiger, experiment gone awry, heroes, danger, deadly, gory, creature feature, catastrophe, brutality, chase, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 937
Octaman (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A scientific team in Mexico discover a pool of unusual baby "octopus-like" specimens. Gathering a few for analysis back at the lab, it is soon discovered that the critters belong to a gangly six-foot half man/half octopus-like creature, ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: mutant, escapades, dangerous animal, babies and infants, danger, deadly, village, village life, gory, environmentalism, heroes, buddies ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 ⇓
44%
 4.4
 3K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, evil alien, monster, alien, planet, gory, distant planet, deadly, heroes, escapades, alien encounter, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 1K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, evil alien, violence, murder, motorcycle, monster, alien, cheating girlfriend, deadly, rivalry, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 3K
The Curse (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nathan Hayes is a religious man trying to hold onto his farm and keep his family in line. A real estate developer is trying to buy most of the farm property in the area, including Mr. Hayes family farm, in the hope that the Tennesse Valley Authority ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, infection, contamination, meteorite, farm, space and aliens, chaos, danger, escapades, supernatural, rescue, countryside ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Flesh Eaters (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alcoholic actress, her personal assistant, and their pilot are downed on a secluded isle by bad weather, where a renegade Nazi scientist is using ocean life to develop a solvent for human flesh. The tiny flesh-eating sea critters that result ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, island, survival, escapades, supernatural, heroes, evil alien, androids and robots, deadly, danger, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dr. Roger Girard is a rich scientist conducting experiments on head transplantation. His caretaker has a son, Danny, who, although fully grown, has the mind of child. One day an escaped psycho-killer invades Girard's home, killing Danny's ...
Style: scary, absurd, tense, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, mutant, psychopath, disorder, danger, deadly, mentally challenged, misfit, mental illness, countryside, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 2K
Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, shower, post apocalypse, monster, alien, creature, mutant, disorder, chaos, desert, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s, year 1998, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, evil alien, teenage life, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival, anti hero, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dracula conspires with a mad doctor to resurrect the Frankenstein Monster.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, captivating, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, missing person, monster, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, investigation, danger, hidden identity, rivalry, dracula ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, las vegas, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%