Movies like Ants

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Ants (1977)
 4.9
 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, cult film, disaster movie
Plot: ant, insect, disaster, investigation, hotel, killer animal, animal attack, boy, monster, catastrophe, survival, heroes, crimes, rescue, dangerous animal, resort, escapades, animal life, estate, environmentalism, celebrity culture, creature feature, vacation, 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 suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, survival, creature feature, dangerous animal and animal attack mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Ants: Burning Bright (2010), The Savage Bees (1976), Day of the Animals (1977), Prophecy (1979), Grizzly (1976). 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: animal attack, dangerous animal, autism, wild animal, tiger, trapped, home invasion, killer animal, survival, hurricane, woman in danger, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: disaster, insect, monster, trapped, festival, bee, mardi gras, animal attack, killer animal, escapades, dangerous animal, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, animal attack, creature feature, survival, dog, bear, camping, hawk, helicopter, attempted rape, adventure, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.5
 5K
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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, creature feature, toxic, monster, bear, contamination, environmentalism, rivalry, experiment gone awry, animal life, animal attack, environmental ...
Time: 70s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 5.2
 5K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grizzly bear, national park, park ranger, hunter, wilderness, survival, animal attack, obsessive quest, rescue, dangerous animal, investigation, boss and employee ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 6K
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, macabre, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, worm, deadly creature, investigation, disaster, survival, rescue, environmentalism, battles, skeleton, thunderstorm, bait ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.8
 2K
Within (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: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, research, serial killer, survival, adventurer, rescue, isolation, wilderness, confined, escapades, chaos, plague ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, suspense ...
Plot: werewolf, monster, investigation, stalking, murder, human becoming an animal, animal life, crimes, golden years, supernatural ability, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 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, depressing ...
Plot: survival, forces of nature, dangerous animal, nature, wilderness, confined, couples, isolation, crumbling marriage, family problems, desert island, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, scary ...
Plot: survival, ghost, isolation, wilderness, supernatural, rescue, parents and children, estrangement, escapades, stalking, forest, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 310
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, escapades, race against time, adventure, pregnancy, rescue, disaster, father son relationship, natural disaster, heroes, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, rough, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, psychopath, confined, survival, ancient mystery, escapades, cons and scams, destiny, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.3
 2K
Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 158 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: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, save the day, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, shark attack, deadly creature, secret identity, adventure, resort, small town, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: murder, afterlife, crimes, isolation, witness, haunted by the past, ghost, elderly man, very little dialogue, excavation, strangulation, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: rat, subway, dangerous animal, deadly creature, escapades, experiment gone awry, hospital, isolation, survival, creature feature, department store, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 3K
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, psychological thriller
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, on the road, estate, escapades, supernatural ability, survival, gladiator, graphic violence, teenager, mansion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 8K
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, suspense, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, survival, natural disaster, military, bee, monster, plague, catastrophe, rescue, race against time, panic, antidote ...
Time: 70s
Place: austin texas, texas, latin america, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.9
 989
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, suspense, serious, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, survival, zombie, bio weapon, deadly creature, graphic violence, investigation, escapades, killer animal, monster, insect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.7
 12K
Orca (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, Italy, Canada
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: harsh, suspense, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer whale, whale, dangerous animal, survival, animal attack, shark, adventure, vengeance, obsession, ocean, disaster, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: antarctica, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 2K
The Hive (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ants, displaying never-before-seen behavior, seize an island, the controversial Thorax Team is called in to stop the massive threat, only to discover that the ants are controlled by something beyond this world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ant, invasion, island, eaten alive, survival, good versus evil, supernatural, rescue, space and aliens, dangerous animal, escapades, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: thailand, latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sky's on Fire (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The ozone is depleted and as a result of this all sorts things are happening like lethal insects flying around. A scientist tries to warn everybody about this but no one seems to believe him. When his predictions come true they now turn to him for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, catastrophe, future dystopia, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, rescue, save the day, heroes, survival, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 527
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: slasher, realistic, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, love and romance, couples, dangerous attraction, couple relations, honeymoon, investigation, child abuse, manipulation, sex scene, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, hotel, captivity, mystery, survival, supernatural, crimes, riddles and clues, murder, isolation, curses spells and rituals, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 3.6
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Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, destruction, farm, serial killer, insect, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher, tense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, hotel, psychopath, serial killer, violence, haunted house, best friends, killed during sex, murder of a nude woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 1K
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, creature feature, insect, animal attack, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Spring Break Shark Attack (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young teenager travels to Florida, unknowing that a group of dangerous tiger sharks are ravaging the beach.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, animal attack, shark attack, survival, youth, race against time, dangerous animal, teenage life, spring break, creature, sea monster, monster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 3K
Ben (1972)
Genre: Drama, 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: rat, death, friendship, dangerous animal, animal attack, boy, violence, terror, survival horror, exploitation, invasion, eaten alive ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
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, slasher, suspense, bad ending, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: piranha, monster, killer fish, creature feature, shark, animal attack, island, killer animal, exploitation, sea, death, fish ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: car chase, mind game, friendship, escapades, chase, survival, murder, rivalry, crimes, car, winter, redneck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%