Movies like Groom Lake

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Groom Lake (2002)
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Groom Lake (2002)
Original name: The Visitor
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Kate discovers she has a terminal illness, she persuades boyfriend Andy to visit Groom Lake, a reputed hotbed of alien activity, hoping to discover proof of life beyond this terrestrial sphere. Soon, the pair crosses paths with desperate government scientists, eccentric locals and a surprising -- and inspiring --conspiracy of epic proportions.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: desert, small town, adventure, space and aliens, heroes, conspiracy, obsessive quest, danger, small town life, benign alien, terminal illness, dishonesty, escapades, government agency, government facility, daring rescue, alien, rape, military, redneck, americana, biosphere, mining town, bio dome
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, arizona

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, heroes, space and aliens, escapades and small town mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Groom Lake: Legends from the Sky (2015), Area 51 Confidential (2011), 51 (2011), Infection: The Invasion Begins (2011), Bone Eater (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Legends from the Sky (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American Veteran, burdened by survivor's guilt after a disastrous military tour, is forced to search for his missing grandfather after his ancestral land is mysteriously taken over by an unknown federal organization.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Plot: native american, anti hero, law enforcement, dishonesty, government agency, alien encounter, heroes, haunted by the past, anti heroes, save the day, uncover truth, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Area 51 Confidential (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: People from various walks of life find themselves held captive in a desolate area surrounding a secret government installation rumored to contain extraterrestrial life
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: captivity, danger, alien encounter, military, extraterrestrial, experiment, government, desert, survival, supernatural, chases and races, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.5
 3K
51 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Due to political pressure from the American public, the Air Force has decided to allow two well-known reporters limited access to the most secretive base on the planet. But when one of the base’s “long-term visitors” exploits this ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting, scary
Plot: alien, conspiracy, military, government facility, confined, danger, cover-up, laboratory, survival, rebellion, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Infection: The Invasion Begins (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mystery surrounds a small town that was attacked on September 9, 2009. Now sixty years later, the last survivor, Sarah, sends a high profile reporter a letter suggesting what really happened on that day. The government calls 9/9/09 the start of ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, danger, deadly, social relations, dishonesty, creature, infection, love triangle, government coverup, uncover truth, survival, supernatural ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 2.9
 1K
Bone Eater (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ancient Native American legend of the Bone Eater rises up and begins terrorizing the local townspeople
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious
Plot: investigation, supernatural, chaos, americana, resort, deadly, danger, good versus evil, desert, security, death, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 ⇓
72%
 4.4
 818
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, bed and breakfast, semen, factory, alien, small town life, alien encounter, survival, graphic violence, gory, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Strange Invaders (1983)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie's ex-wife disappears, and he goes to where she grew up--a rural town in the midwest--to look for her. But, surprisingly, nobody knows about her or any of her many relatives, the Newmans. He meets aliens; but when he contacts the FBI, ...
Style: serious, offbeat, bleak, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: small town, gory, danger, alien encounter, small town life, benign alien, evil alien, space and aliens, heroes, journalism, race against time, ufo ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 13K
Area 51 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military base, supernatural, government agency, youth, amateur detective, danger, state affairs, dishonesty, obsessive quest, conspiracy, desert, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, nevada, united states, america, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.9
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, save the world, danger, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, 90s, near future, 1990s, year 1992 ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful
Plot: wilderness, found footage, deadly creature, obsessive quest, escapades, supernatural, danger, mutant, deadly, experiment gone awry, frankenstein's monster, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bells of Innocence (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jux Jonas (Mike Norris) is stuck deep in the heart of Texas with his friends Oren (Carey Scott) and Conrad (David White) after an emergency plane landing. Soon, they realize they're far from safety, stranded in a strange community where the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: good versus evil, small town, heroic mission, imaginary, danger, supernatural, escapades, small town life, desert, curses spells and rituals, destiny, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, experiment gone awry, heroes, danger, deadly, gory, tiger, creature feature, catastrophe, chase, brutality, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Metal Shifters (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Alien bacteria arrives on a meteorite and infects metal, animating a giant iron statue that goes on a killing rampage in a small town.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, save the day, danger, deadly, small town, heroes, space and aliens, evil alien, imaginary, fire, bar, alien
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
 731
Heatstroke (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An ex-model teams up with a soldier to thwart aliens who are propelling global warming to make Earth habitable for their species
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Plot: deadly, evil alien, soldier, danger, escapades, dangerous animal, computer animation, gory, heroes, space and aliens, apocalypse, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien encounter, danger, survival, truth, universe, evil alien, space and aliens, graphic violence, hunted, alien, violence, night
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 724
Septic Man (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sewage worker gets trapped inside a septic tank during a water contamination crisis and undergoes a hideous transformation. To escape, he must team up with a docile Giant and confront the murdering madman known as Lord Auch.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: losing-it hero, survival, murder, contamination, danger, investigation, supernatural, evacuation, small town, mysterious character, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.9
 904
War Wolves (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jack Ford leads a special forces unit back to the United States to hunt down Jake Gabriel, a soldier who has been infected with the werewolf virus that turns man into wolf. Little does Jack know that three of the female soldiers serving in his unit ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Plot: human becomes animal, werewolf, human becoming an animal, save the world, good versus evil, soldier, deadly creature, danger, track down, chases and races, virus, swat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 996
Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious, offbeat
Plot: deadly creature, survival, mutant, violence spree, deadly, mystery, danger, supernatural, small town, parasite, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his town lies in the path of hoards of migrating tarantulas. Before he can take action, the streets are overrun by killer spiders, trapping a small group ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, harsh, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spider, tarantula, plague, death, siege, small town, hotel, deadly creature, amateur detective, chaos, family in danger, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
47%
 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 ⇓
47%
 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 ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 3K
Growth (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1989, a breakthrough in "advanced parasitic research" on Cuttyhunk Island gave scientists a jump in human evolution. Initial tests proved promising, as subjects experienced heightened physical and mental strength and awareness. But - ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: island, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, deadly, quarantine, parasite, human experiment, gory, disorder, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Alligator II: The Mutation (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A giant mutated alligator runs riot in a small town after the sewer system washes it into a lake...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alligator, deadly, rivalry, dangerous animal, danger, small town life, small town, survival, gory, amusement park, wrestling, sewer ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, found footage, missing child
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, mad scientist, small town, evil alien, save the world, experiment gone awry, mutant, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 3K
Arrival II (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Zane Ziminski is found dead five people received envelopes with details of an alien invasion. This group of five includes 3 scientists, Zane's brother Jack, and a reporter. Quickly, the group is down to three and then Jack and Bridget, ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, alien, danger, chases and races, benign alien, heroes, space and aliens, save the world, journalism, escapades, alien encounter, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 3K
Night Skies (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On March 13th, 1997 one of the largest UFO sightings ever recorded took place across the southwestern United States...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: ufo, investigation, supernatural, danger, mistaken identity, memory loss, alien encounter, deadly, stranded, creature, abduction, kidnapping ...
Time: year 1997
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.2
 552
Stitch (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stitch follows the story of grieving parents as they cope with the loss of their young daughter. At the height of their desperation, they turn to their best friends for healing advice, who lead them into the deep desert for a weekend ritual meant to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: desert, ghost, family in danger, danger, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, death, violence, dealing with death, losing-it hero, family problems, disfigurement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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