Movies like Valley of the Dragons

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Valley of the Dragons (1961)
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Valley of the Dragons (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1881, Michael Denning, an American soldier, and Hector Servadac, a French aristocrat, are about to have a duel over a woman that they both are infatuated with. However, just as the two men are about to shoot at each other, a comet strikes the Earth and the gravitational pull draws in the two men. Michael and Hector soon deduce that this comet has been periodically landing on Earth and gathering people and animals from various eras in time, including people and dinosaurs. The two men then decide to put their differences aside and fight for survival as well as help make peace between two warring tribes of cavemen. Written by Brian Washington
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, snake, spider, comet, prehistoric man, duel, lizard, volcano, lava, giant spider, jungle, cave, natural disaster, friendship, earthquake, swimming, volcanic eruption, jealousy, giant animal, alligator, caveman, neanderthal, giant snake, mammoth, fire ...
Time: 19th century, stone age, prehistoric times
Place: algeria

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Most similar movies to Valley of the Dragons

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, serious and suspenseful films with plots about danger, adventure, escapades, dinosaur, rescue, cave and catastrophe mostly in Adventure, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Valley of the Dragons: One Million Years B.C. (1966), The People That Time Forgot (1977), The Island of the Dinosaurs (1967), When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970), At the Earth's Core (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, allegory, sexy ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, caveman, rivalry, survival, desert, volcano, pterodactyl, adventure, misfit, rescue, heroes, escapades ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, rescue, ship, spider, stegosaurus, caveman, expedition, cave woman, prehistoric creature, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Island of the Dinosaurs (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of scientists in search of lost Atlantis are plane wrecked on an uncharted island full of stock footage monsters fresh from One Million BC. Occasionally we get an original papier mache monster peaking out from behind an alcove, but for the ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: scientist, dinosaur, babe scientist, caveman, expedition, cave, helicopter
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hammer Film’s follow-up to the successful One Million Years B.C. is set in an ancient past when humans and dinosaurs co-exist. Athletic cavewomen and hairy men wander around, grunting, sweating and occasionally sacrificing evil blonde babes to ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: cave woman, tsunami, survival, adventure, dinosaur, love affair, chaos, heroes, rivalry, prehistoric man, male female relationship, pterodactyl ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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At the Earth's Core (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A huge burrowing machine tunnels out of control at ferocious speed, cutting clean through to the center of the earth, to the twilight world of pellucidar. Once there, Dr. Perry and David Innes are threatened by half human creatures, lizard-like ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: cave, monster, underground, cave woman, quicksand, adventure, space travel, good versus evil, battles, chaos, mole, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, prehistory, victorian era, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mysterious Island (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Thailand, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: During the Civil War five survivors escape from a prison camp in Richmond, Virginia by hot air balloon and find themselves on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from any kind of known civilization, the island is inhabited with carnivorous ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, adventure, castaway, giant spider, pirate, prison, survival, stranded, adventurer, escapades, dangerous animal, rivalry ...
Time: 1860s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, humorous, breathtaking, tense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: fantasy world, expedition, adventurer, obsessive quest, dinosaur, cave, mysterious place, adventure, volcano, rescue, mine, underground ...
Time: contemporary, prehistoric times, 19th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Land That Time Forgot (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During World War I, a German U-boat sinks a British ship and takes the survivors on board. After it takes a wrong turn, the submarine takes them to the unknown land of Caprona, where they find dinosaurs and neanderthals.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, island, time travel, ancient mystery, world war one, adventurer, adventure, ocean, heroic mission, rescue, survival, iceberg ...
Time: prehistory, 1940s, prehistoric times, year 1916
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Master of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mad genius tries to bomb the world into peace.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, world domination, inventor, steampunk, chaos, rivalry, adventure, escapades, prodigy, obsessive quest, heroes, mad scientist ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a 7 year hiatus, Godzilla returned to the screen to take on King Kong in the 3rd film in the Godzilla franchise. A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, allegory ...
Plot: jungle, island, dinosaur, iceberg, submarine, wrestling, wiretap, journalism, adventure, rivalry, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, tokyo, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Mighty Gorga (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A circus owner and a lady trapper trek into the African jungle to capture a giant gorilla for his circus.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: giant ape, skeleton, gorilla, circus, safari, lava, hiking, witch doctor, jungle, airplane, lion tamer, king kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, lost city, fantasy world, jungle, island, expedition, atlantis, gold, legends and myths, rescue, escapades, mission ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, sailor, professor, shipwreck, ocean, dangerous animal, adventure, obsessive quest, daring rescue, escapades, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Mysterious Planet (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A spaceship crash-lands on a planet, and the crew is astonished to find that it holds a beautiful woman who can heal the sick and injured and a race of super-intelligent beings.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: triceratops, alien species, outer space, cave, monster, sinking ship, crash landing, laser gun, planet, pterodactyl, rescue, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: captivating, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: giant monster, monster, godzilla, giant creature, giant animal, rescue, creature, destruction, sea creature, humanity in peril, monster versus monster, giant lizard ...
Time: 21st century, year 2014, 2010s, year 2019
Place: boston, mexico, germany, arizona, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, psychotronic ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, dinosaur, volcano, heroic mission, escapades, deadly creature, daring rescue, dangerous animal, getting home, androids and robots, giant spider ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mysterious Island (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, island, castaway, american civil war, ocean, adventure, stranded, escape, giant animal, isolation, race against time, daring rescue ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s, 50s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, exciting, psychotronic, absurd, intense ...
Plot: monster, giant monster, giant animal, expedition, creature, survival, giant creature, island, monster versus monster, prehistoric creature, gorilla, chase ...
Time: 70s, 1940s, year 1944, year 1973, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean, thailand, washington d.c., vietnam, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Anak Ng Bulkan (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Story: Remake of the 1959 film Anak ng Bulkan.
Plot: dinosaur, volcano, flying, friendship, boy, bird, egg
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A groups of astronauts crash-land on Venus and find themselves on the wrong side of a group of Venusian women when they kill a monster that is worshipped by them.
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: robot, pterodactyl, space exploration, space station, venus the planet, outer space, lava, distant planet, spacecraft, benign alien, survival, chase ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Where Time Began (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Like in the novel of Jules Verne four persons try to get to the centre of the world by entering into a world of caves by a volcano. On their way they discover among other things also prehistoric animals like some dinosaurs,
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, lava, geology, underground, bookstore, quicksand, volcano, diary, earthquake, mushroom, climbing, expedition ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This made-for-TV film version uses the title and general premise of Jules Verne's novel, but had its heroes carry out the journey in an earth-penetrating machine. A television series was supposed to follow, but was never produced. Cast includes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: escapades, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, forces of nature, imaginary kingdom, inventions and discoveries, yeti, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Natural changes have the clans moving. Iza, medicine woman of the "Clan of the Cave Bear" finds little Ayla from the "others"' clan - tradition would have the clan kill Ayla immediately, but Iza insists on keeping her. When ...
Style: serious, stylized, harsh, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: caveman, orphan, tribe, adventure, rescue, teaching the ways of the world, wilderness, uninhibited rivalry, self discovery, human nature, survival, interracial relations ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Turkey, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This Italian-Turkish co-production helmed by genre veteran Antonio Margheriti (using the pseudonym "Anthony M. Dawson") was cobbled together from a four-part science-fiction miniseries shown on Italian television. In prehistoric times, the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dinosaur, heroes, rivalry, village, monster, caveman, time travel, adventure, battles, chaos, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: Remake of Jules Verne's classic story finds adventurers seeking a mysterious hidden land. They are joined by the wife of another man, who had previously gone on a similar expedition and disappeared.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, boys' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: archaeologist, imaginary kingdom, dinosaur, adventure, space and aliens, obsessive quest, rescue, rivalry, misfit, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Krull (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, light, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, heroes, rescue, fortress, kingdom, outer space, swashbuckler, wedding, woman in danger, battles, cliche ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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On the Comet (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a comet passes the Earth very closely, it pulls a small part of North Africa, and a small swathe of humanity, along with it.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: giant creature, sea monster, dream, boat, thunderstorm, guardian, ship, king, monster, british, sea, island ...
Time: 70s, prehistory
Place: north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mysterious Island (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A cinematic adaptation of Jules Verne's 1874 novel "The Mysterious Island", the story begins during the American Civil War, as famine and death ravage the city of Richmond, Virginia. Five northern POWs make the decision to escape the ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: beast, escapades, deadly creature, catastrophe, adventure, sea disaster, runaway, american civil war, survival, fantasy world, union soldier, escape ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, pirate, treasure hunt, ship, family, survival, missing person, rescue, heroic mission, race against time, young heroes, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, 1850s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, melbourne australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Terror of the Bloodhunters (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An escaped prisoner flees to the South American jungle, where he must survive not only wild animals and disease but also a ferocious Indian tribe.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: tribe, snake, jungle, political prisoner, prison escape, python
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%