Movies like Ants

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Ants (1977)
 5.1
 1K
Ants (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A lakeside resort comes under attack by a seemingly infinite hoard of flesh-eating ants.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, hotel, ant, survival, crimes, heroes, dangerous animal, resort, danger, animal life, environmentalism, escapades, estate, deadly, rescue, celebrity culture, catastrophe, insect, vacation, boy, swimming pool, bikini, bulldozer, construction site
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Ants

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, survival, crimes, supernatural and dangerous animal mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Ants: Burning Bright (2010), Day of the Animals (1977), Squirm (1976), The Savage Bees (1976), Scream of the Wolf (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Burning Bright (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After her lousy stepfather steals her savings to buy a vicious tiger, Kelly loses all hope of going to college. But Kelly's situation worsens when a hurricane leaves her and her autistic brother boarded up in their house with the man-eating ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: autism, danger, tiger, trapped, animal attack, dangerous animal, survival, deadly, wild animal, panic, woman in danger, home invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Day of the Animals (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The depletion of the earth's ozone layer causes animals above the altitude of 5000 feet to run amok, which is very unfortunate for a group of hikers who get dropped off up there by helicopter just before the quarantine is announced.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, dog, survival, camping, animal life, danger, supernatural, adventure, deadly, save the planet, battles, creature feature ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.8
 5K
Squirm (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the beginning of the film, we learn from one of the characters that earthworms can be called to the surface with electricity, but somehow it turns them into vicious flesh-eaters. Sure enough, a storm that night causes some power lines to break ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, small town, survival, rescue, deadly creature, environmentalism, battles, danger, deadly, forces of nature, bait, worm ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Savage Bees (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this horror-drama the festive fun of the annual Mardi Gras celebration is brought to a halt when a swarm of African killer bees escape from a foreign freighter.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic
Plot: mardi gras, danger, deadly, chases and races, escapades, catastrophe, dangerous animal, celebration, car, festival, insect, trapped ...
Time: 70s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Scream of the Wolf (1974)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A big-game hunter comes out of retirement to help track down a killer wolf, and begins to suspect that it isn't a wolf but an animal that can take human form.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, stalking, investigation, gory, animal life, human becoming an animal, law enforcement, buddies, chases and races, rivalry, dangerous animal, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.5
 4K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, environmental, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, deadly, danger, rivalry, animal life, experiment gone awry, native american, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.3
 4K
Grizzly (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fifteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grizzly bear, wilderness, national park, hunter, park ranger, survival, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, animal horror, investigation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 1.4
 1K
The Tomb (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: crimes, rivalry, danger, supernatural, psychopath, escapades, deadly, serial killer, ancient mystery, confined, survival, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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It's in the Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart, a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves Russell badly injured, and strands them in the wild, it is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, serious ...
Plot: survival, ghost, wilderness, supernatural, danger, isolation, rescue, parents and children, estrangement, deadly, stalking, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, isolation, deadly, witness, afterlife, ghost, haunted by the past, excavation, very little dialogue, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is a sunken freighter ship off a Caribbean island resort.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: piranha, beach, blood, slasher, gory, island, investigation, rescue, escapades, dangerous animal, crimes, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.1
 6K
Long Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: forces of nature, dangerous animal, isolation, survival, danger, couples, confined, family problems, crumbling marriage, wilderness, nature, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 283
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Manhattan fireman Mark Decker visits, for the first time, his Steven in his ex Emma's new apartment in one of her dad Donald Richardson's development estates, at the foot of Diamand-back Mountain. But Don's ambitious executive Stewart ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, race against time, adventure, danger, escapades, chases and races, pregnancy, rescue, father son relationship, forces of nature, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
 2K
Dark House (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man sets out on a trip that takes him to an abandoned mansion that holds the origins of his dark family legacy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, deadly, danger, on the road, escapades, estate, supernatural ability, graphic violence, teenager, mansion
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Bates Haunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: One year ago, Agnes Rickover attended opening night at the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride to see her best friend Lily's dramatic debut. A horrific accident resulted in Agnes witnessing Lily's fiery death in a spectacle gone wrong. After a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, hotel, deadly, psychopath, crimes, slasher, danger, violence, best friends, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, mind bending
Plot: hotel, mystery, survival, supernatural, captivity, isolation, murder, gory, deadly, ghost, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 455
Dark Honeymoon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dark Honeymoon follows a man who marries a seductive woman after a brief and passionate relationship. During their honeymoon, on the Pacific coast, terrible truths unfold as those around them die mysterious deaths.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: couples, serial killer, crimes, love and romance, dangerous attraction, couple relations, slasher, danger, deadly, investigation, honeymoon, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Black Cadillac (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young men become terrorized in a high-speed car chase with a mysterious pursuant.
Style: tense, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: car chase, mind game, friendship, escapades, danger, chase, murder, survival, crimes, rivalry, deadly, mountain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.8
 10K
Orca (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After witnessing the killing of his mate and offspring at Captain Nolan's hands, a vengeful killer whale goes on a rampage in the fisherman's Newfoundland harbor. Under pressure from the villagers, Nolan, Rachel and Umilak sail after the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, harsh, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer whale, whale, ocean or sea, dangerous animal, vengeance, survival, obsession, adventure, rescue, gory, deadly, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: antarctica, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.8
 2K
The Cavern (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 8 explorers trapped in a Russian cave system are hunted by an unknown presence.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense ...
Plot: cave, survival, rescue, gore, confined, escapades, serial killer, adventurer, slasher, deadly creature, danger, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 2K
Ben (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely boy becomes good friends with Ben, a rat. This rat is also the leader of a pack of vicious killer rats, killing lots of people.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, sequel to cult film ...
Plot: rat, violence, death, friendship, dangerous animal, danger, animal life, boy, survival horror, terror, exploitation, invasion ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.8
 973
Dead Within (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set six months after a deadly outbreak has all but ended the human race, a man and woman have survived by isolating themselves in a remote cabin and never opening the door. Now they don’t have a choice. Starved for resources, they must confront ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: infection, isolation, zombie, survival, danger, plague, supernatural, couple relations, apocalypse, deadly, domestic disturbance, outburst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 1K
Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, secret identity, deadly, adventure, deadly creature, anti heroes, anti hero, resort, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 3.9
 889
Black Swarm (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The widow, Deputy Sheriff Jane Kozik, moves from Manhattan to Black Stone, New York, with her daughter Kelsey Kozik. There she expects to find a safe place to live. The day after moving, a homeless man is found dead in the tool shed of Jane's ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, bio weapon, deadly, deadly creature, investigation, escapades, graphic violence, zombie, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Silent Scream (1979)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scotty moves into Mrs. Engels' seaside mansion where three other college students are boarding. Mrs. Engels prefers to stay in her room in the attic, but her son Mason helps the students get settled. Soon one of the students is killed. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: attic, slasher, psychopath, murder, college student, mystery, estate, danger, crimes, serial murder, brutality, haunted house ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Psycho Cop Returns (1993)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of office workers decide to have a party in the office building. Among other things, they want to have some drugs there. Their conversation on the subject is overheard by Joe Vickers, which is rather unfortunate for them, since Joe Vickers ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: office, slasher, murder, stripper, bachelor party, danger, escapades, deadly, chaos and mayhem, violence spree, skyscraper, survival ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: rat, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, gory, experiment gone awry, subway, hospital, survival, power outage, isolation, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 7K
The Swarm (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack without reason. Disaster movie-master Irwin Allen's film contains ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, survival, military, bee, danger, rescue, race against time, antidote, panic, heroic mission, save the day, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, houston texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.9
 1K
The Lodge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young couple's weekend getaway at a secluded mountain ranch becomes an unfathomable nightmare when they discover the truth about the caretaker.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: family in danger, captivity, supernatural, isolation, survival, farm, wilderness, gory, ghost, betrayal, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.5
 986
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: mental institution, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory, disorder, working undercover, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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