Movies like Doomwatch 1972

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Doomwatch (1972)
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Doomwatch (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The waters surrounding an island become contaminated by chemical dumping, and people who eat fish caught in those waters become deformed and violent.
Style: scary, mind bending, bleak, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, contamination, mutant, supernatural, heroes, mystery, violence spree, danger, environmentalism, escapades, gory, deadly, social relations, fish, dog, school, village, scientist, investigation, forest, blonde, water, telephone, fisherman, tragedy ...
Time: 70s
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, escapades, gory, deadly creature and blood mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Doomwatch: Island of the Burning Damned (1967), Prophecy (1979), Scourge (2008), The Boogens (1981), Day of the Animals (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Island of the Burning Damned (1967)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While mainland Britain shivers in deepest winter, the northern island of Fara bakes in the nineties, and the boys at the Met station have no more idea what is going on than the regulars at the Swan. Only a stand-offish visting scientist realizes ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: island, alien, scientist, supernatural, danger, deadly, love triangle, isolation, investigation, sheep, chaos, mutant ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, danger, deadly, rivalry, experiment gone awry, animal life, native american, animal horror ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.2
 1K
Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat
Plot: deadly creature, parasite, survival, mutant, danger, mystery, supernatural, deadly, violence spree, small town, bare midriff, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 3K
The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, gory, danger, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, tentacle, heist, mutant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, danger, supernatural, adventure, deadly, save the planet, battles, forest, creature feature ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.2
 2K
Bug (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An earthquake releases a strain of mutant cockroaches with the ability to start fires, which proceed to cause destructive chaos in a small town. The studies carried out by scientist James Parmiter, however, reveal an intent with much more ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious ...
Plot: investigation, mad scientist, small town, mutation, fire, save the world, race against time, danger, anti heroes, deadly, supernatural, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nothing But the Night (1973)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 orphan kids in it, police colonel Bingham starts investigating. ...
Style: gothic, mind bending, scary, experimental, serious ...
Plot: murder, bus, orphan, island, campfire, orphanage, manipulations, ghost, crimes, rivalry, golden years, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 1K
Thirst (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The descendant of Elizabeth Bathory is abducted by a cult of self-proclaimed supermen who achieve this state of superiority by drinking from the "blood cows" (read: people) kept at the "dairy farm", and they try to get her to ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, offbeat, rough, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, vampire, brainwashing, swimming pool, occult, cult, nurse, woman in danger, missing person, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Monster of Terror (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man visits his fiancé's estate to discover that her wheelchair-bound scientist father has discovered a meteorite that emits mutating radiation rays that have turned the plants in his greenhouse to giants. When his own wife falls victim ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, gothic, mind bending, offbeat ...
Plot: mutant, estate, mad scientist, greenhouse, mystery, supernatural, experiment gone awry, crimes, deadly, danger, fiancee, old dark house ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.6
 3K
The Reeds (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A weekend boating party turns into a nightmare for a group of young Londoners when they stumble upon a terrifying secret hidden in the reeds.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: curse, boat, survival, psychopath, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, gory, deadly, curses spells and rituals, drugs/alcohol, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Horror on Snape Island (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of experienced archeologists are searching for an old and mystic Phoenician treasure when they are surprised by a series of mysterious murders...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, scary, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure, treasure hunt, island, murder, fog, who done it, curses spells and rituals, terrorism, isolation, showbiz, psychopath, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 6K
Frogs (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jason Crockett is an aging, grumpy, physically disabled millionaire who invites his family to his island estate for his birthday celebration. Pickett Smith is a free-lance photographer who is doing a pollution layout for an ecology magazine. Jason ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: island, leech, bird attack, spider, nature, poison, contamination, wheelchair, photographer, turtle, butterfly, greenhouse ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Food of the Gods (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip on a remote Canadian island when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps. Looking for help, Morgan stumbles across a barn inhabited by an enormous killer chicken. After doing some exploring, they ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, mutant, rat, space and aliens, giant animal, investigation, dangerous animal, danger, environmentalism, rescue, farmhouse, mountain ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.5
 1K
Octaman (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A scientific team in Mexico discover a pool of unusual baby "octopus-like" specimens. Gathering a few for analysis back at the lab, it is soon discovered that the critters belong to a gangly six-foot half man/half octopus-like creature, ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: mutant, supernatural, buddies, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, village, village life, environmentalism, gory, escapades, babies and infants ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 12K
Alligator (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A baby alligator is flushed down a Chicago toilet and survives by eating discarded lab rats, injected with growth hormones. The now gigantic animal, escapes the city sewers, and goes on a rampage, pursued by a cop and a big-game hunter.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, stylized, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alligator, animal horror, beast, reptile, mutation, hunter, scientist, toxic, sewer, danger, urban legend, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 2K
Severed (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A multi-national forestry company engages in genetic experimentation to increase logging yield in a remote section of forest...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, zombie outbreak, deadly, danger, supernatural, experiment gone awry, environmentalism, chaos, disorder, escapades, survival, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Doctor Blood's Coffin (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: cave, mad doctor, reanimation, experiment, danger, mentally unstable, mad scientist, deadly creature, social relations, disorder, chaos, reincarnation ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Seven Dead in the Cat's Eye (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small Scottish village, horribly murdered bodies keep turning up. Suspicion falls upon the residents of a nearby castle that is haunted by a curse involving a killer cat.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, erotic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, small town, sadism, crimes, supernatural, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, gory, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Incubus (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: experiment gone awry, confined, serial killer, supernatural, psychopath, survival, danger, escapades, mystery, crimes, deadly, murder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 748
Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, chaos, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
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Eden Log (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man wakes up deep inside a cave. Suffering amnesia, he has no recollection of how he came to be here or of what happened to the man whose body he finds beside him. Tailed by a mysterious creature, he must continue through this strange and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, cave, heroic mission, survival, captivity, isolation, mystery, supernatural, deadly creature, life is a bitch, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Chemical Wedding (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A shy, stuttering professor brings satanist Aleister Crowley back to life.
Style: serious, slasher, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: satanism, occult, curse, reincarnation, religions or cults, ritual, death, voyeurism, magic, supernatural, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Dead Still (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon the death of his great grandfather, Brandon Davis a wedding photographer inherits an antique camera famous for taking Victorian death photography. After photographing his subjects they start to die from horrible, bizarre deaths.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, gore, missing person, supernatural romance, imaginary, gory, wedding, photograph
Time: victorian, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his town lies in the path of hoards of migrating tarantulas. Before he can take action, the streets are overrun by killer spiders, trapping a small group ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, harsh, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spider, tarantula, plague, death, small town, hotel, amateur detective, spiders, danger, dangerous animal, investigation, chaos ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Blood Glacier (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a climate research station in the Alps, the scientists are stunned as the nearby melting glacier is leaking a red liquid. It quickly turns to be very special juice — with unexpected genetic effects on the local wildlife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, slasher
Plot: iceberg, monster, scientist, glacier, survival, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, isolation, mutant, impalement, research facility ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 617
GhostWatcher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura Kove is an agoraphobic young woman whose world turns upside down when she discovers that the apartment she's locked herself into is haunted. Turning to the internet for help, she enlists the aid of Elizabeth Dean, a scam artist who passes ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: mystery, woman in danger, uncover truth, supernatural, mind game, impossible love, deadly, danger, ghost, isolation, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.0
 845
13th Child (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: People are being killed by someone or something using superhuman strength. A clever DA Assistant is sent to investigate. Is this just a way to commit the perfect murder or will the legend of the Jersey Devil prove to be true?
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: supernatural, mystery, deadly creature, demon, danger, deadly, gory, law enforcement, brutality, rescue, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Murder by Phone (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A disgruntled phone company employee develops a device whereby those answering a phone can be murdered, and it's up to Nat Bridger to stop the killer.
Style: slasher
Plot: telephone, murder, revenge, phone book, man kills a woman, clapping, two friends, assassination attempt, bespectacled male, car driving, man and woman in bed, public telephone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 10K
Hollow (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An old monastery in a small, remote village in Suffolk, England has been haunted by a local legend for centuries. Left in ruin and shrouded by the mystery of a dark spirit that wills young couples to suicide, the place has been avoided for years, ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, danger, legends and myths, friendship, monastery, deadly, village, mystery, brutality, couples, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 1K
Proteus (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Group of heroin smugglers finds shelter on abandoned oil rig after their ship had exploded. Soon they find that the oil rig was just cover for biological experiment. One of the results is Charlie - shape-shifting monster with ability to absorb the ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, scary, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, ocean or sea, laboratory, gang, deadly, mad scientist, adventure, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, ocean, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%