Movies like The Visitor 1979

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The Visitor (1979)
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The Visitor (1979)
Original name: Stridulum
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ancient intergalactic warrior arrives on Earth to put a stop to a demonic child's plot to reproduce Satan's next generation of evil.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, offbeat, cult film
Plot: bird attack, evil child, supernatural, alien, basketball, car accident, gymnastics, telekinesis, youth, space and aliens, family relations, parents and children, supernatural ability, rivalry, good versus evil, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, nanny, video game, hospital, airport, paraplegic, end of the world, monster, demon ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, atlanta, atlanta georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, gory, escapades, rivalry and female nudity mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like The Visitor: The Antichrist (1974), The Manitou (1978), Phantasm (1979), Mind Ripper (1995), Breeders (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, afterlife, paralysis, past, inquisition, faith, losing-it hero, ghost, supernatural, haunted by the past, disability, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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 5.3
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The Manitou (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A psychic's girlfriend finds out that a lump on her back is a growing reincarnation of a 400 year-old demonic Native American spirit.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychotronic
Plot: reincarnation, evil spirit, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, supernatural, deadly creature, shaman, hospital, indian burial ground, spiritualist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, psychic power ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, south dakota, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 36K
Phantasm (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mortician, investigation, small town, murder, good versus evil, family relations, siblings relations, adaptation, crimes, obsessive quest, tall man, mausoleum ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 2K
Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A top secret experiment intended to produce a superhuman has gone terribly wrong. Now the creators, trapped in a remote desert outpost, are being pursued ruthlessly by their creation. With the door sealed from within, there is no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, disorder, escapades, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 3.7
 2K
Breeders (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An otherwordly perpetrator has been attacking female virgins in Manhattan. As Dr. Pace and Detective Andriotti work together to identify the strange organic materials found on the women, the victims begin arising in a trance and leaving the hospital.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: raped by monster, alien, woman in danger, rape, investigation, supernatural, space and aliens, monster, transformation, nudity (full frontal - brief), parasite, impregnation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sharon's Baby (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman gives birth to a baby, but this is no ordinary little tyke. The child is seemingly possessed by the spirit of a freak dwarf who the mother once spurned. Cue a spate of strange deaths, the one common factor being the presence of a baby in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, babies and infants, vengeance, rivalry, parents and children, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, curse, demon, stripper, supernatural ability, clergy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: murder, monster, mutant, baby, family in danger, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, psychopath, babies and infants, supernatural ability, deadly creature, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien invasion, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, space and aliens, save the world, supernatural, rivalry, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, supernatural, rescue, heroes, dangerous animal, journalism, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens, spacecraft ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Horror Planet (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, evil alien, alien, murder, space and aliens, disorder, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, cons and scams, parents and children, space travel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Mangler 2 (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager girl mistakenly downloads the Mangler 2.0 computer virus into her highschool's new state of the art computer system and all hell breaks loose.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: technology gone awry, computers and web, teenage life, technophobia, youth, rivalry, college, artificial intelligence, computer, computer virus, science runs amok, human versus computer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a scientist attempts to right the wrong his ancestor created: the puzzle box that opens the gates of Hell and unleashes Pinhead and his Cenobite legions
Style: macabre, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, demon, afterlife, time travel, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, space station, supernatural ability, master villain, save the world, man versus machine ...
Time: future, 18th century, 90s, 22nd century, 1790s ...
Place: france, manhattan new york city, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 2K
Scanner Cop (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Staziak, a rookie cop with the Los Angeles Police Department, is also a 'scanner' (psionic). When a string of murders begins to decimate the police department, Sam faces sensory overload and possible insanity as he uses his powers to ...
Style: scary, bleak, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, vengeance, supernatural, adoption, police station, fighting crime, supernatural ability, rivalry, psychic power, addiction, drug abuse, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Day the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A school psychologist investigates the death of a student's mother and finds the boy believes he is the son of an alien being.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, small town, psychopath, supernatural, mysterious character, apocalypse, deadly creature, space travel, murder, child's point of view, psychiatrist, time travel ...
Place: usa, new york, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 2K
The Children (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nuclear-plant leak turns a bus-load of children into murderous atomic zombies with black fingernails.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher ...
Plot: zombie, evil child, burned alive, contamination, toxic, rescue, deadly creature, mutant, plague, children, killer child, zombie attack ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Contamination (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, murder, good versus evil, investigation, outer space, race against time, survival, alien, evil alien, space travel, heroic mission, save the world ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, latin america, colombia, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.4
 937
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 creature, supernatural, rivalry, secret project, law enforcement, outer space ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night of the Scarecrow (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed the warlock a century before. A newcomer and the daughter ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, warlock, love affair, murder, crimes, mentally unstable, rivalry, deal with the devil, small town, countryside ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, mutant, evil alien, astronaut, space travel, escapades, supernatural, battles, disorder, nasa, experiment gone awry, mad scientist ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, chaos, small town, supernatural, small community, survival, dark secret, under the surface, graphic violence, disorder, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.0
 466
Necessary Evil (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A scientist is testing a demonic drug on people in his secret lab. A cop and a female reporter try to stop him.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, good versus evil, rivalry, conspiracy, dishonesty, mentally unstable, mental institution, crimes, life is a bitch, laboratory, secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Holocaust 2000 (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An executive in charge of a nuclear power plant in the Mid-East must stop his son-- who turns out to be the Anti Christ -- from blowing it up.
Style: bleak, scary, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, chaos, religions or cults, nightmare comes true, parents and children, family relations, curses spells and rituals, antichrist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, afterlife, ritual, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, satanist, deal with the devil, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, crime gone awry, rivalry, escapades, betrayal, alien, americana, custody, store, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 2K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, motorcycle, alien, murder, monster, cheating girlfriend, dangerous animal, benign alien, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 2K
Helldriver (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Stilling reeling from the events of a zombie apocalypse, a young woman, along with a group of allies, makes her way across a dystopian Japan in search of her mother, the Zombie Queen.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, deadly virus, infected, good versus evil, save the world, escapades, rivalry, evil alien, dark humor, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
 4K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, evil alien, alien, monster, planet, deadly creature, adventure, rescue, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, supernatural ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.8
 897
666: The Child (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A jet liner plummets from the sky and crashes into the earth. From the burning embers rises one lone survivor - a small boy! But the childless couple that adopts him will soon discover he is no helpless child, but rather something very powerful, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: 666, supernatural ability, supernatural, adoption, family in danger, orphan, parents and children, family relations, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 1K
Shadowzone (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After someone is killed in the subterranean project called "Shadowzone," a NASA captain is called in to investigate. In the project, sleeping subjects are induced into a deep EDS state whereby they become portals to a parallel universe. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat, cult film
Plot: nasa, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, deadly creature, supernatural, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, graphic violence, alien encounter, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 1K
Ejecta (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two men witness an unexplainable event in the sky as a historic solar storm approaches, and they try to survive as a terrifying life form hunts them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, evil alien, space and aliens, alien encounter, alien, truth, graphic violence, universe, human versus alien, creature, fear, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%