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Zontar: The Thing from Venus (1967)
 3.2
 846
Zontar: The Thing from Venus (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A misguided scientist enables an alien from Venus named Zontar to come to earth in order to help solve man's problems...
Style: scary, offbeat, serious, psychotronic
Plot: satellite, alien, cave, alien invasion, radio, mind control, venus the planet, space and aliens, evil alien, supernatural, heroes, save the world, mad scientist, danger, chases and races, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, disorder, deadly, alien encounter, outer space, death, computer ...

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Most similar movies to Zontar: The Thing from Venus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, psychotronic and suspenseful films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, supernatural, heroes, imaginary and space and aliens mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Zontar: The Thing from Venus: Curse of the Swamp Creature (1968), Monster a-Go Go (1965), The Incredible Melting Man (1977), Invaders from Mars (1986), The Slime People (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Curse of the Swamp Creature (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A mad scientist is conducting experiments with evolution on the locals deep in the rural swamps of Texas.
Style: serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, evolution, voodoo, alligator, swamp, monster, mutant, chaos, disorder, countryside, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: scary, surreal, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: giant, laboratory, countryside, experiment gone awry, alien, radiation, astronaut, murder, deadly, space and aliens, chases and races, deadly creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When an atomic war on Mars destroys the planet's women, it's up to Martian Princess Marcuzan and her right-hand man Dr. Nadir to travel to earth and kidnap women for new breeding stock. Landing in Puerto Rico, they shoot down a NASA space ...
Style: serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mars, beach, breeding, evil alien, monster, outer space, creature feature, androids, martian, alien invasion, alien, alien abduction ...
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 ⇓
83%
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Invaders from Mars (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this attempted remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: alien invasion, space travel, spacecraft, heroic mission, save the world, danger, heroes, young heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, deadly creature, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, tense, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, save the world, danger, supernatural, heroes, deadly creature, deadly, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, astronaut, evil alien, supernatural, deadly, crimes, danger, teenage life, violence, small town, beach, disembodied hand ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
68%
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Attack of the Eye Creatures (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alien "eye" creatures invade a small town in this uncredited remake of "Invasion of the Saucer Men".
Style: scary, semi serious, suspense, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, evil alien, chases and races, escapades, danger, battles, folk, severed arm, flying saucer, disembodied hand, air force, alien ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, futuristic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, soldier, astronomer, alien, apocalypse, survival, heroic mission, introspection, save the world, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%
In the Year 2889 (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The last seven survivors of a nuclear war barricade themselves against an attack by a mutant cannibal.
Style: scary, serious, bleak, rough, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, survival, moonshine, end of the world, radiation, murder, post apocalypse, confined, life is a bitch, imaginary, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
55%
 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 ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
51%
 4.1
 7K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, shower, explosion, outer space, alien, experiment gone awry, disorder, escapades, heroes, danger, misfit, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 2040s ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, experiment gone awry, survival, gory, mutant, ocean or sea, disorder, chaos, androids and robots, mad scientist, heroes, supernatural ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: dinosaur, mad scientist, chaos, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, imaginary, dangerous animal, disorder, gory, extinction ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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 ⇓
49%
Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: rescue, vampire, spacecraft, mars, alien, space travel, blood, save the world, survival, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1990
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.5
 528
Alien Species (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Huge Motherships from an alien species sneak ominously into orbit around Earth. Lethal bat-winged fighters descend on the planet. Citizens are abducted. Homes are destroyed. The invasion has begun! A small town sheriff, two deputies and a professor ...
Style: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, benign alien, heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 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 ⇓
48%
 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 ⇓
45%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, biologist, alien encounter, danger, investigation, apocalypse, supernatural, body swapping, sleeping, space and aliens, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Not of This Earth (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, danger, nurse, alien, prostitute, battles, space travel, alien encounter, survival, apocalypse, supernatural romance, destiny ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 979
The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, kidnapping, human experiment, murder, experiment, transformation, factory, experiment gone awry, prostitute, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
 681
Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, save the world, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, chaos, deadly, soldier, escapades, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, creature, mutant, shower, monster, alien, post apocalypse, escapades, race against time, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: future, 1990s, 20th century, year 1998, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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