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: 90 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, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, alien, basketball, telekinesis, evil child, car accident, bird attack, wheelchair, gymnastics, space and aliens, youth, family relations, supernatural ability, parents and children, good versus evil, danger, chaos and mayhem, gory, deadly, rivalry, alien encounter, hospital, gun, video game, young girl ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, atlanta georgia

Most similar movies to The Visitor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, gory, rivalry, female nudity and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like The Visitor: The Antichrist (1974), Mind Ripper (1995), Breeders (1986), It Lives Again (1978), The Deadly Spawn (1983). 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, paralysis, past, faith, inquisition, ghost, losing-it hero, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, deadly, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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100%
 4.0
 2K
Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 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, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert, supernatural, deadly creature, gory, mutant, confined, experiment gone awry, danger, superhuman powers, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.7
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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, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, alien, woman in danger, impregnation, rape, supernatural, raped by monster, transformation, monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), parasite, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: murder, baby, mutant, monster, supernatural, crimes, youth, danger, deadly, slasher, investigation, babies and infants ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, anti hero, gory, outer space, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.4
 289
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, scary, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly, journalism, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, heroes, rescue, danger ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, demon, gory, deadly creature, supernatural, heroic mission, space station, master villain, supernatural ability, save the world, danger ...
Time: future, 18th century, 90s, year 1996, 1780s ...
Place: europe, france, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, murder, alien, cons and scams, parents and children, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, babies and infants, rivalry, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger, deadly, rivalry, curse, demon, stripper, imaginary ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 3K
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, shaman, good versus evil, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, hospital, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, indian burial ground ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, south dakota, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 1K
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: rough, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, gory, vengeance, supernatural, fighting crime, rivalry, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, police station, adoption, psychic power ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, nuclear holocaust, save the world, good versus evil, danger, parents and children, religions or cults, nightmare comes true, chaos, curses spells and rituals, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pinhead returns to terrorize computer hackers who have opened a virtual Lament Configuration on the website Hellworld.com.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, danger, curses spells and rituals, chaos, vengeance, mind game, supernatural, deadly, losing-it hero, strong violent content, supernatural ability, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Day the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
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: serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary, comic ...
Plot: small town, psychopath, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly creature, deadly, danger, apocalypse, supernatural ability, murder, psychiatrist, child's point of view ...
Place: usa, new york, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, warlock, slasher, murder, curses spells and rituals, love affair, deal with the devil, rivalry, mentally unstable, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, outer space, murder, investigation, good versus evil, race against time, danger, survival, alien, blood, space travel, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, latin america, manhattan new york city, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 716
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, alien, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, planet, alien, monster, evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, distant planet, gory, imaginary, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 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, rough, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: zombie, evil child, burned alive, contamination, toxic, rescue, deadly creature, danger, deadly, mutant, radiation, plague ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, ritual, deal with the devil, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, danger, woman in danger, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, monster, alien, violence, murder, motorcycle, cheating girlfriend, benign alien, dangerous animal, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: computer virus, college, technophobia, gory, chaos, deadly, crimes, technology gone awry, vengeance, computers and web, school, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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 ⇓
40%
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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: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, astronaut, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, space travel, a.i., mad scientist, experiment gone awry, battles, nasa ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 1K
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: suspenseful, rough, surreal, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, gory, deadly virus, infected, escapades, chaos and mayhem, danger, save the world, chases and races, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, mad scientist, danger, deadly, chaos, small town, small community, supernatural, dark secret, survival, under the surface, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 13K
The Fury (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, supernatural, rescue, danger, espionage, government agency, conspiracy, government agent, telepathy, vengeance, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1978
Place: middle east, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.8
 809
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: 666, supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, adoption, family in danger, orphan, deadly, parents and children, family relations, disorder, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 925
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, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, cult film
Plot: nasa, evil alien, strong violent content, profanity, parallel world, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, disorder, gory, chaos, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Species: The Awakening (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scientist, Dr Holander, takes his niece Miranda to Mexico in an attempt to reverse the effects of the alien DNA he used to create her. However the treatment goes horribly wrong, and sets Miranda on a killing spree as she sets out to find a mate.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, scientist, space and aliens, deadly, danger, superhuman powers, good versus evil, benign alien, supernatural, heroes, save the world, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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