Movies like Mystery on Monster Island

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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, Puerto Rico
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: teens, family outing
Plot: island, creature, stranded, dinosaur, ship, survival, adventurer, isolation, treasure, pirate, ocean, cannibal, castaway, wilderness, adventure, heroes, racism, dangerous animal, escapades, rivalry, custody, goofy hero, imaginary kingdom, dancing, monster ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: usa, san francisco

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Most similar movies to Mystery on Monster Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, survival, deadly, island, dangerous animal and heroes mostly in Adventure, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Mystery on Monster Island: Attack of the Sabertooth (2005), The Presence (1992), The Lost Tribe (2010), Silent Venom (2009), Grizzly Park (2008). 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, chaos, race against time, isolation, heroic mission, college, amusement park, cloning, zombie, child in peril, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
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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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Plot: bio weapon, island, creature, ocean, disorder, chaos, disaster, confined, deadly creature, fugitives, dangerous animal, survival ...
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64%
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, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, jungle, fantasy world, lost city, island, atlantis, expedition, legends and myths, gold, rescue, escapades, mission ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Tribe (2010)
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: scary, suspenseful, rough, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, island, castaway, survival, isolation, friends, characters killed one by one, monster, strong violent content, confined, escapades, camping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, adventure, mutant, submarine, survival, military, dangerous animal, race against time, save the day, isolation, deadly creature, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, korea, asia, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, slasher
Plot: grizzly bear, youth, survival, dangerous animal, confined, forest, stalking, mind game, isolation, wilderness, animal attack, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic ...
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, island, laboratory, chaos, escapades, river, dinosaur, volcano, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
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Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, island, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, survival, isolation, on the run, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Blood Surf (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: 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, serious, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, island, dangerous animal, surfing, giant animal, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, escapades, creature feature, teenager, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, prehistoric times
Place: australia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 753
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, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: dinosaur, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, gas station, escapades, supernatural, small town life, small town, zombie ...
Time: prehistory
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 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, humorous, semi serious, scary, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, mutant, deadly creature, adventure, daring rescue, dangerous animal, chase, silly humor, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: sentimental, suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: beast, island, giant ape, giant animal, survival, jungle, stowaway, woman in danger, rescue, giant snake, world trade center manhattan new york city, ship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, indonesia, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, survival, escapades, shark attack, island, graphic violence, ship, mutant, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
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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: serious, exciting, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, adventure, heroes, survival, fall in love, isolation, youth, escapades, confined, ocean, fight ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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 ...
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Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Poseidon Rex (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: scary, exciting, suspense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 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, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, dinosaur, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, adventurer, dangerous animal, survival, chaos, adventure, animal life, crocodile, research laboratory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, enigmatic, suspense, tense
Plot: bermuda triangle, ocean, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, escapades, forces of nature, isolation, family in danger, stranded ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, ancient mystery, world war one, time travel, adventurer, adventure, rescue, heroic mission, ocean, survival, iceberg ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, prehistoric times, year 1916
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Welcome to the Jungle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Puerto Rico, USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A company retreat on a tropical island goes terribly awry.
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: island, survival, jungle, stranded on an island, rescue, castaway, wilderness, instructor, isolation, workplace intrigue, boss, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Uncharted (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: "Uncharted" is a story of a documentary film crew who crash on an island, when they were in hopes of finding a rare animal, a jaguar, that is believed to inhabit the jungle. Unfortunate circumstances arise when her charter plane goes down ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: island, survival, isolation, wilderness, confined, plane crash, murder, violence, escapades, captivity, jaguar, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, deadly creature, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, save the day, chaos and mayhem, survival, small town, save the world, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: surreal, serious, suspenseful, captivating, low-budget
Plot: snake, island, giant snake, isolation, survival, adventure, confined, heroes, leadership, poison, corpse, sexploitation ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: swamp, ghost, village, pirate, smuggling, rivalry, adventure, investigation, escapades, supernatural, nosy, village life ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, exciting, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: dangerous animal, island, animal attack, mutant, isolation, survival, family in danger, endangered species, creature feature, teenage boy, child in peril, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, survival, ocean, escapades, confined, rivalry, hijacking, martial arts, murder, isolation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, adventure, castaway, giant spider, pirate, prison, survival, stranded, adventurer, escapades, dangerous animal, rivalry ...
Time: 1860s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Horror of the Zombies (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a pair of models go missing from a boat, a rescue party discover an empty galleon carrying the coffins of the long dead Knights Templar. The rescue party board the galleon and then discover their own boat has vanished. The survivors struggle ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, ship, isolation, curses spells and rituals, survival, supernatural, evil, religions or cults, woman in danger, ghost ship, walking dead, supernatural power ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 784
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural power, mutant, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, save the world, viking, chaos and mayhem, legends and myths, heroes, prophecy ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lt. Robin Crusoe is a navy pilot who bails out of his plane after engine trouble. He reaches a deserted island paradise where he builds a house and begins to adjust to life. He is in for trouble however when a local girl is banished to the island by ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, island, chimpanzee, ocean, escapades, family, master and servant, pirate, adventure, young heroes, misfit, romance ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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