Movies like Death Street USA

If you like "Death Street USA" you are looking for scary, exciting and rough movies about / with slasher, small town, violence, water, sheriff, helicopter and zombie themes of Action, Sci-Fi and Horror genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Death Street USA (1988)
 4.8
 898
Death Street USA (1988)
Original name: Nightmare at Noon
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.
Style: scary, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, small town, violence, water, sheriff, helicopter, zombie, crimes, plague, mutant, supernatural, heroes, desert, terrorism, legal action, against the odds, save the planet, mute or deaf, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, small town life, chases and races, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 80s

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Death Street USA

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, supernatural, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, heroes and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Death Street USA: Night Shadows (1984), The Incredible Melting Man (1977), Raptor (2001), The Terror Within (1989), The Devil's Tomb (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
60%
 2.8
 1K
Raptor (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a series of unexplained vicious animal attacks strikes his community, Sheriff Jim Tanner and his assistant Barbara trace them back to a Dr. Hyde, a former military researcher whose government funding for a dinosaur cloning project was cut. When ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, crimes, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, small town life, experiment gone awry, disorder, deadly, race against time, heroes, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, laboratory, desert, monster rape, survival, rescue, danger, deadly creature, apocalypse, isolation, plague, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
zombie movies
1818
scary movies
5245
exciting movies
9717
teens movies
6472
The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, danger, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, deadly, daring rescue, deadly creature, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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 ⇓
47%
 2.2
 553
Mutants (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The greedy Braylon owns the Just Rite Sugar Company and has hired the unethical scientist Sergei to conduct an experiment to make an addictive sugar stronger than heroin or nicotine to increase his sales. Sergei uses invisible people as test ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, tense, scary ...
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, escapades, danger, adventure, chaos, plague, supernatural, rivalry, drug abuse, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.9
 790
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, race against time, save the world, deadly, gory, danger, evil alien, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
crimes movies
13071
plague movies
572
mutant movies
1002
rough movies
7897
 5.8
 16K
Outpost (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt hires mercenary and former Royal Marine D.C. to assemble a crack team of ex-soldiers to protect him on a dangerous journey into no-man's land. Their mission is to scope out ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, trap, deadly, danger, heroic mission, survival, supernatural, violence, serial murder, blood, occult ...
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Reign in Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When molecular biologist Michael Dorn is accidentally infected with a new virus he is developing, his life takes a dramatic turn. The virus turns its victims into a unique breed of elite vampires. Now on the run, with relentless bounty hunter Lance ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, virus, bounty hunter, supernatural, terminal illness, experiment gone awry, danger, chaos, escapades, deadly, bloodlust, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Syngenor: Synthesized Genetic Organism (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist engineers a group of genetically engineered cyborgs for use as "super soldiers" to fight U.S. wars in the Middle East. However, things get ugly when the cyborgs malfunction and turn on their creators.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, superhuman powers, super soldier, battles, technology gone awry, terrorism, deadly, danger, deadly creature, soldier ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
38%
Carnosaur 3: Primal Species (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: International terrorists get a surprise when their cargo turns out to contain living dinosaurs. The army commando team now have to think fast, if they want to prevent the extinction of the human species, instead of the reptiles.
Style: scary, serious, rough, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, heroes, danger, deadly creature, chases and races, deadly, supernatural, escapades, experiment gone awry, terrorism, gory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
 927
Last Rites (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the verge of a major arms deal, the two toughest gangs in L.A. will find themselves trapped in an abandoned warehouse by a ravenous mob of bloodthirsty zombies. They will have to work together with the cops to avoid being torn limb-from-limb and ...
Style: futuristic, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, police station, experiment gone awry, supernatural, law enforcement, escapades, rivalry, danger, chaos, gang, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
 829
Skeeter (1993)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As the result of a corrupt businessman's illegal toxic waste dumping, a small desert town is beset by a deadly swarm of huge bloodthirsty mutant mosquitoes!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, death, motorcycle, sheriff, heroes, deadly creature, superhuman powers, supernatural, crimes, superhero, righting the wronged, breeding ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Dead Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Good Vampires battle Zombie Vampires while trying to hide their own identity and prevent the infection from spreading.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, race against time, good versus evil, supernatural, escapades, save the day, danger, heroes, imaginary, deadly, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.7
 554
Project Viper (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Project Viper is a 2002 movie starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong, Tamara Davies. The movie was directed by Jim Wynorski under the pseudonym "Jay Andrews." When a terrifying, bioengineered lifeform is stolen from ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, government agency, alien, survival, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, special agents, race against time, supernatural, danger, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 911
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly, buddies, escapades, supernatural ability, nudity (full frontal - brief), imaginary, danger, chases and races, heroes, deadly creature, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 796
Code Red (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A female doctor struggling to find her daughter after a long lost World War II biological weapon explodes on a U.S. military base in Bulgaria, turning people into mutant zombies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, rough ...
Plot: mutant, chaos, danger, battles, deadly, supernatural, zombie, survival, bio weapon, violence, world war two, escapades ...
Time: 20th century
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.3
 669
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, experiment gone awry, isolation, violence spree, deadly, survival, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Immortalizer (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crazed scientist sends out his mutant creations to kidnap young, beautiful men and women to bring back to his lab so he can transplant their brains into the bodies of old, wealthy people.
Style: serious, scary, dark humor, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: mutant, kidnapping, slasher, danger, supernatural, imaginary, rivalry, escape, dungeon, gory, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Dead Next Door (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The government sets up a zombie squad after an epidemic has made the world run rampant with living corpses. The team head off to Ohio to try and find a cure but soon run into a crazy cult of zombie lovers who are set on preserving the walking dead ...
Style: epic, stylized, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, zombie, danger, rivalry, vengeance, cons and scams, experiment gone awry, afterlife, plague, disorder, gory, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, morgue, tall man, mausoleum, supernatural, gory, slasher, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 4K
Zombi 3 (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island. Soon the infected populace mutate into ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, hotel, pregnancy, violence, gore, terrorist, corpse, blood, scientist, military, living dead, strong violent content ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, deadly creature, race against time, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, dangerous animal, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, gene manipulation, terminator, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 646
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, danger, track down, murder, plague, dangerous animal, deadly, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
31%
 4.6
 2K
Living Hell (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a top secret Cold War military project an unstoppable, malignant organism who feeds on light and energy is unleashed threatening to destroy everything in it's path.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, heroes, supernatural, race against time, rivalry, government agency, escapades, zombie, plague ...
Time: contemporary, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professor "Johnny Longbow" Salina, a man who really knows his stews, introduces Paul Carlson to the practical-joking Kathy Nolan. Paul and Kathy seem to hit it off rather well but, during a meteor storm, a meteorite fragment strikes Paul, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, danger, buddies, escapades, supernatural, transformation, vengeance, imaginary, space and aliens, chase, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%