Movies like The Mighty Peking Man

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The Mighty Peking Man (1977)
 5.3
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The Mighty Peking Man (1977)
Original name: 猩猩王
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Word of a monster ape ten stories tall living in the Himalayas reaches fortune hunters in Hong Kong. They travel to India to capture it, but wild animals and quicksand dissuade all but Johnny, an adventurer with a broken heart. He finds the monster and discovers it's been raising a scantily-clad woman, Samantha, since she survived a plane crash years before that killed her parents. In the idyllic jungle, Johnny and Samantha fall in love. Then Johnny asks her to convince "Utam" to go to Hong Kong. Lu Tien, an unscrupulous promoter, takes over: Utam is in chains for freak show exhibitions. When Lu Tien assaults Samantha, Utam's protective instincts take over: havoc in Hong Kong.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, melancholic, harsh, cult film, visually appealing, weird, sexy, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, gorilla, nudity (full frontal - brief), adventure, superhuman powers, graphic violence, dangerous animal, skyscraper, fall in love, adventurer, danger, chases and races, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, daring rescue, snake, monster, martial arts, village, air disaster, ship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, india, himalaya, japan, tokyo, new jersey

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Most similar movies to The Mighty Peking Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, heroes, adventure, dangerous animal and deadly creature mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Mighty Peking Man: Congo (1995), Infra-Man (1975), King of Kong Island (1968), Screamers (1979), The Dinosaur Project (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Congo (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight people embark on an expedition into the Congo, a mysterious expanse of unexplored Africa where human greed and the laws of nature have gone berserk. When the thrill-seekers -- some with ulterior motives -- stumble across a race of killer apes.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, gorilla, adventurer, survival, adventure, dangerous animal, danger, treasure hunt, deadly, obsessive quest, escapades, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: congo, africa, houston texas, tanzania
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 6.3
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Infra-Man (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The surface of the Earth is under attack, thousands of people are killed in this unprovoked attacked. The cause, Princess Dragonmon and her army of monsters have decided to invade. Princess Dragonmon is an alien whose race has been hiding under us ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: mutant, martial arts, superhero, save the world, monster, rivalry, danger, master warrior, heroes, escapades, save the day, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
King of Kong Island (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eve is a jungle girl brought up by apes. She is captured with a number of apes by a mad scientist, conducting mind control experiments on them. Eventually she is liberated by a young explorer.
Style: serious, sexy, offbeat
Plot: island, mad scientist, kidnapping, jungle, jungle girl, monkey, explorer, safari, gorilla, ape, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 2K
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, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, island, mad scientist, mutant, survival, experiment gone awry, inventions and discoveries, dangerous animal, isolation, confined, supernatural ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Dinosaur Project (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Found footage of an expedition into the Congo jungle where a team of explorers stumbles upon a colony of Dinosaurs.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, cryptozoology, jungle, adventurer, dangerous animal, adventure, deadly creature, survival, scientist, escapades, discovery, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: congo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, dinosaur, volcano, heroic mission, escapades, chases and races, daring rescue, imaginary, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 31K
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: suspenseful, sentimental, serious, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: beast, island, giant animal, survival, jungle, woman in danger, rescue, stowaway, world trade center manhattan new york city, giant snake, king kong, world trade center ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, indonesia, asia, usa ...
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33%
 3.5
 847
Mandrake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An expedition led by adventurer Darren McCall and funded by the wealthy Harry Vargas braves the impenetrable jungle to retrieve a fabled bejeweled dagger from an ancient burial ground. But pulling the dagger from its rightful resting place awakens ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: curse, chaos, survival, adventurer, danger, jungle, adventure, escapades, rivalry, dangerous animal, ritual, violence ...
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33%
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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, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, jungle, mutant, gene manipulation, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, alien, self sacrifice ...
Time: 90s
Place: borneo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The blood orchid - A rare flower that holds the secret of eternal life and a fortune to the pharmaceutical company that finds it. Led by a two-fisted soldier of fortune, a scientific expedition is sent deep into the jungles of Borneo to locate and ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, snake, adventure, dangerous animal, survival, animal horror, treasure hunt, expedition, danger, rescue, research, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, borneo, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.2
 1K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, underwater, adventure, submarine, survival, mutant, underwater scene, military, race against time, save the day, dangerous animal, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, korea, asia, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 398
The Cat (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cat from outer space teams up with a young girl and an old man to fight a murderous alien that possesses people.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: evil alien, alien, alien encounter, heroes, terminator, animal life, chases and races, space and aliens, mentally unstable, gory, deadly creature, strong violent content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 36K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, sea monster, tentacle, monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, hijacking, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island, blood ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 731
Roar (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After his photojournalist brother gets killed by a white tigress in the jungles of the Sundarbans, Pandit and his team of commandos enter the prohibited core area of the forest to avenge his death.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: escapades, adventure, deadly, chases and races, danger, jungle, survival, dangerous animal, track down, bollywood, animal life, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scenic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, island, pterodactyl, tyrannosaurus rex, amusement park, rescue, expedition, genetic engineering, hunting, child in peril, scientist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: costa rica, california, kenya, san diego california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes to search for his friend (Doug McClure) who has been missing in the region for several years. McBride's party find themselves in a world ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, cave woman, rescue, spider, ship, caveman, expedition, prehistoric creature, adventure, volcano ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant snake, betrayal, adventure, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, survival, jungle, deadly, dangerous mission, snake, experiment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 7th film in the Godzilla series. After being caught in a storm in the south seas, several teenagers and thief arrive on an island where natives have been enslaved by a terrorist organization. They also discover a sleeping Godzilla and decide to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: island, godzilla, giant monster, moth, adventure, catastrophe, deadly, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, danger, isolation, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, plague ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a space probe crash-lands on a far-flung Pacific atoll, the craft's alien stowaways decide to take over their new world one creature at a time. Soon, the parasitic life forms latch onto three indigenous critters -- a squid, a crab and a ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, danger, chases and races, imaginary, supernatural, mutant, chaos, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, ant, real estate, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, crimes, toxic, cons and scams, island ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.4
 4K
Spiders (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a Soviet space station crashes into a New York City subway tunnel, a species of venomous spiders is discovered, and soon they mutate to gigantic proportions and wreak havoc on the city. Starring Patrick Muldoon, Christa Campbell, directed by ...
Style: scary, serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: giant spider, spider, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, subway, deadly, chaos, escapades, satellite, giant, subway tunnel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tetsuo II: Body Hammer is a 1992 Japanese science fiction/horror film directed by Shinya Tsukamoto. It is a bigger-budget reworking of the same director's 1989 movie Tetsuo: The Iron Man, utilizing similar themes and ideas to the earlier film ...
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, telephone conversation, rooftop, androids and robots, superhuman powers, cyberpunk, fighting crime, danger, deadly, crimes, rivalry, society ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, godzilla, monster, anti hero, deadly creature, danger, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, flying saucer, ocean or sea, ocean ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beneath Loch Ness (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A scientific expedition to Loch Ness runs into trouble when the group leader is killed in a mysterious diving accident. Soon after, when the unorthodox Professor Howell shows up to take over as leader of the group, more strange incidents and attacks ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, obsessive quest, deadly creature, adventure, danger, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, deadly, legends and myths, young heroes, mad scientist, lake ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 2K
Silver Hawk (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michelle Yeoh plays Lulu Wong, a much-idolised rock star and philanthropist by day, and a super heroine, Silver Hawk, who fights injustice in skin-tight black leather outfit as her alter-ego. Richie Ren plays police detective Richman, who has an ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, daring rescue, crimes, undercover, martial arts, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, danger, escapades, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 2.9
 4K
Piranhaconda (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hybrid creature - half piranha and half anaconda -- attacks a low-budget horror movie crew on location near her nest when her egg is stolen. Now they must outrun and kill the deadly piranhaconda as well as stop the mad scientist who stole the egg ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: deadly creature, dangerous animal, jungle, gory, chases and races, deadly, danger, eaten alive, river, mutant, experiment gone awry, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 481K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, monster, creature, save the world, robot, evil alien, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, battles, giant, danger, destruction ...
Time: future, year 2017, near future, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean, tokyo, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 2.5
 970
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, dinosaur, chaos, heroes, dangerous animal, survival, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alec a courageous but impetuous knight returns to his home village having been summoned by his older brother Francis to care for their ailing father. The brothers' reunion is short-lived as a traveller terrified and half-crazed arrives to warn ...
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, daring rescue, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%