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Mystery on Monster Island (1981)
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Mystery on Monster Island (1981)
Original name: Misterio en la isla de los monstruos
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story concerns a shipwrecked group who discover natural wonders and a gold treasure on a dangerous island populated by dinosaurs and living seaweed. Terence Stamp is the bad guy. Supposedly the most expensive film made in Spain to that point, it has an admittedly strong genre cast including Peter Cushing, Paul Naschy, and Ian Sera.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: island, creature, stranded, dinosaur, ship, survival, adventurer, chases and races, isolation, treasure, pirate, cannibal, castaway, wilderness, adventure, heroes, ocean or sea, racism, dangerous animal, imaginary kingdom, danger, custody, escapades, rivalry, goofy hero ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: usa, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about escapades, danger, deadly, survival, heroes, island and dangerous animal mostly in Adventure, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Mystery on Monster Island: Attack of the Sabertooth (2005), The Presence (1992), Grizzly Park (2008), Silent Venom (2009), Supergator (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Attack of the Sabertooth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Fiji islands, the greedy and unscrupulous owner of the Valalola Resort Primal Park invites investors and guests for an opening party of his compound composed of hotel and zoo aiming to find partners for his discoveries. When a bunch of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: animal horror, survival, isolation, race against time, dangerous animal, danger, chaos, college, heroic mission, theme park, cloning, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
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100%
 4.6
 391
The Presence (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After their plane crashes in the Pacific ocean after a storm a group of people scramble to a tropical island. At first the place seems home to palm trees and exotic wildlife but on the discovery of a disused military base they find out the island ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: bio weapon, island, creature, fugitives, race against time, heroes, dangerous animal, chases and races, deadly, anti heroes, rescue, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, island, rescue, escapades, jungle, mission, dinosaur, gold, lost city, giant, hurricane ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 2K
Grizzly Park (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant grizzly bear stalks 8 troubled young adults and a park ranger in a forest reserve called Grizzly Park after making the demise of an escaped serial killer.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: grizzly bear, in the woods, isolation, youth, survival, danger, dangerous animal, animal horror, confined, stalking, mind game, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3.2
 1K
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, submarine, survival, mutant, military, snake, race against time, save the day, dangerous animal, isolation, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, taiwan, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.0
 870
Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, tense, realistic ...
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, island, mutant, dangerous animal, danger, animal horror, chaos, escapades, laboratory, volcano, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Lost Tribe (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While navigating with his girlfriend Alexis and his partners and friends Chris and Tom and his girlfriend Anna to a close a Broadband Internet access business in Asia in the motor pleasure yacht of Joe, they rescue a wounded drowned man in shock. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, castaway, survival, deadly creature, danger, gory, friends, isolation, characters killed one by one, monsters, monster, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 29K
King Kong (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In this remake of the 1933 classic about the giant ape, an oil company expedition disturbs the peace of Kong and brings him back to New York to exploit him. Even though a woman somewhat tames Kong, he finally breaks loose and terrorizes the city, ...
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: giant animal, island, survival, beast, jungle, woman in danger, stowaway, rescue, ship, giant snake, world trade center manhattan new york city, world trade center ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, indonesia, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 2K
Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, mutant, mad scientist, island, survival, experiment gone awry, confined, supernatural, isolation, inventions and discoveries, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
 654
Raptor Ranch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young people stuck in the small Texas town of Fossil Ridge have to fight for their lives against dinosaurs that have been reanimated by a local scientist.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, isolation, gas station, ranch, supernatural, escapades, small town ...
Time: prehistory
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mutant radioactive bugs attack VJs, Carmen Electra and an island full of MTV contest winners in this tongue-in-cheek tribute to B-movies, monster flicks and even MTV. MTV Original Movies presents Monster Island, a flick with old school effects mixed ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, danger, deadly, mutant, deadly creature, adventure, daring rescue, chase, dangerous animal, silly humor, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.5
 907
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, danger, military, deadly creature, battles, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, rescue, chaos, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 2K
Blood Surf (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Philippines, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sleazy producer develops a concept he dubs "blood surfing" -- tossing bloody fish remains into the water to lure sharks and then surfing through the animals as they chomp about. Along with his camerawoman, the producer brings two ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, surfing, island, blood, giant animal, deadly creature, heroes, danger, rivalry, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: australia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 739
Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, adventure, heroes, survival, isolation, fall in love, confined, danger, youth, escapades, ocean or sea ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.3
 2K
Dinocroc (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Genetic Research Co. (Gereco) lab. However one must be put down after killing someone, another escapes and the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, danger, adventurer, deadly, chaos, dinosaur, animal life, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.3
 717
Snake Island (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of American tourists heading down an African river make a brief stop at Snake Island, an island that has been virtually abandoned for years. When they end up getting trapped on the island overnight, they find thousands of deadly snakes ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, captivating, low-budget
Plot: snake, island, giant snake, survival, isolation, adventure, danger, confined, heroes, snake bite, leadership, poison ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.9
 3K
Arachnid (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Arachnid is a 2001 film directed by Jack Sholder. In this movie, giant killer spiders menace survivors of a plane crash.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, giant spider, island, spider, mutation, alien, heroic mission, danger, race against time, isolation, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Bermuda Triangle (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a strange storm in the Carribean causes a boat to sink, a family finds itself stranded on an island in the "27th dimension".
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: bermuda triangle, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, volcano, danger, family in danger, isolation, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 4K
The Island (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: David Warner leads a band of modern day pirates who raid yachts and sail boats of people on vacation out in the Caribbean. Michael Caine is a reporter who goes out there with his son to investigate the mystery of the disappearing boats. He runs ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: pirate, adventure, island, survival, kidnapping, isolation, rescue, supernatural, against the odds, missing person, heroic mission, time travel ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Night Creatures (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: What secret lay behind the dreaded Marsh Phantoms, the ghostly riders whose silent approach in the darkness of the bleak, unwelcoming Romney Marshes causes men to die of fright? Are they a genuine manifestation or a cover for illegal smuggling ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: swamp, village, ghost, smuggling, pirate, deadly, rivalry, nosy, village life, cons and scams, investigation, escapades ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mysterious Island (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Thailand, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: During the Civil War five survivors escape from a prison camp in Richmond, Virginia by hot air balloon and find themselves on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from any kind of known civilization, the island is inhabited with carnivorous ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Plot: island, castaway, adventure, prison, pirate, survival, stranded, adventurer, rivalry, danger, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: 1860s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Land That Time Forgot (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, island, time travel, ancient mystery, world war one, adventurer, danger, adventure, rescue, ocean or sea, heroic mission, survival ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, year 1916, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 656
The Runestone (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Norse runestone is discovered in Western Pennsylvania. The prophecy upon it tells of the Norse great wolf Fenrir (Fenris), and that its release from the stone will bring about Ragnarok --- the end of the world. Archaeologist Sam Stewart and wife ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, deadly, save the world, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, viking, chaos and mayhem, danger, heroes, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 3K
Komodo (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the 70's, some Komodo Dragon eggs were dumped on an North Carolina island. Somehow, the baby Komodos survived, and twenty years later they have grown up and taken over the island for themselves. Young Patrick has lost his parents and his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: animal attack, island, dangerous animal, survival, danger, deadly, isolation, mutant, animal life, family in danger, creature feature, endangered species ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Land That Time Forgot (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shipwrecked castaways stumble upon the mysterious island of Caprona in the Bermuda Triangle, confronting man-eating dinosaurs and a stranded German U-Boat crew while trying to escape.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, island, adventure, survival, disorder, missing person, isolation, forces of nature, adventurer, supernatural, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, save the day, deadly creature, survival, small town, escapades, heroes, danger, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, intense, talky
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, young heroes, daring rescue, heroes, obsessive quest, rebelliousness, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, real estate, radioactive, radioactivity, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mongolian Death Worm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American oil company sets up an experimental drilling plant out in the vast deserts of Mongolia, they awaken a nest. The deadly creatures begin to breed and spread, devouring everyone in their path. The only person who can stop them is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, rescue, deadly creature, adventurer, supernatural, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, deadly, escapades, desert, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%