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Reptilicus (1961)
 3.6
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Reptilicus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A portion of the tail of a prehistoric reptile is discovered in Denmark. It regenerates into the entire reptile, which proceeds to destroy buildings and property and generally make a nuisance of itself. It can fly, swim, and walk, and has impenetrable scales, which makes it difficult to kill.
Style: scary, rough, offbeat, suspenseful, semi serious, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, monster, scientist, giant monster, professor, bridge, panic, severed leg, lapland, man eating monster, mutant, space and aliens, supernatural, heroes, misfit, dangerous animal, on the run, danger, chaos, escapades, deadly, disorder, deadly creature, ocean, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory
Place: denmark, europe, finland, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, heroes, chaos, deadly creature and supernatural mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Reptilicus: Gorgo (1961), Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967), Gappa the Triphibian Monsters (1967), The Curse of the Komodo (2004), Beyond Loch Ness (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gorgo (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Never take a baby from his mother. You'll see why in this action-packed monster thriller as young Gorgo, a creature from the sea, is relocated to London from Ireland, with rampaging mommy-dearest not far behind.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: circus, giant monster, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, babies and infants, disorder, deadly, misfit, ocean or sea, escapades, heroes, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
Place: london, ireland, europe, england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Earthquakes in central Korea turn out to be the work of Yongary, a prehistoric gasoline-eating reptile that soon goes on a rampage through Seoul.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: giant monster, mutant, chaos, race against time, deadly creature, heroes, danger, friendship, on the run, deadly, forces of nature, little boy ...
Time: prehistory
Place: seoul, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Gappa the Triphibian Monsters (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An expedition in the South Pacific lands on a tropical island where the natives worship the mysterious deity Gappa. An earthquake opens up an underground cavern and a baby reptile is discovered inside. The natives warn the foreigners to leave the ...
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, earthquake, giant monster, tropical island, photographer, monster, ship, forces of nature, deadly creature, adventure, heroes, experiment gone awry ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Curse of the Komodo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutation, island, chaos, danger, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, genetic engineering, deadly, deadly creature, zombie, secret project, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Beyond Loch Ness (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: James Murphey is a rugged cryptozoologist, who thirty years earlier, during a trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, had a fatal encounter with the fabled "Nessie" creature that killed his father, and left James with deep facial scar. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, violence, abandoned mine, experiment gone awry, obsessive quest, survival, danger, gory, deadly, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, gene manipulation, disorder, terminator ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.3
 2K
Dinocroc (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Genetic Research Co. (Gereco) lab. However one must be put down after killing someone, another escapes and the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, deadly, survival, adventurer, danger, chaos, dinosaur, animal life, crocodile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Crater Lake Monster (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The heat of a meteor crashing into the lake incubates a prehistoric egg, which grows into a plesiosaur-like monster that terrifies the community.
Style: scary, suspense, captivating, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: lake, mutant, dangerous animal, giant monster, deadly, chaos, supernatural, deadly creature, vengeance, danger, dinosaur, meteor ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the fishing village of Cedar Bay, terror lies within the water. And now it has surfaced in search of something more substantial to devour than marine life: human flesh. A captain and a sea biologist must wage a terrifying battle against the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, ocean or sea, supernatural, rescue, danger, disorder, deadly, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, imaginary, mutant, fishing boat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.1
 760
Rock Monster (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student, traveling with his friends to a remote eastern-European village, unwittingly releases the Rock Monster from it's ancient slumber to wreak havoc on the surrounding countryside
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, disturbing, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village life, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, supernatural, chaos, deadly, inheritance, village, forest, countryside, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, ocean or sea, survival, shark attack, escapades, mutant, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a lush tropical island, working under a secret government charter, Martin Drake has not only grown sprawling acres of giant vegetables, but inadvertently spawned two mammoth reptiles as well. Now they've broken free of their enclosures, and ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary ...
Plot: giant monster, monster versus monster, dangerous animal, escapades, battles, chaos, mutant, dinosaur, rivalry, laboratory, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 6K
Sharktopus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy's special group "Blue Water" builds a half-shark, half-octopus for combat. But the sharktopus escapes and terrorizes the beaches of Puerto Vallarta.
Style: semi serious, scary, absurd, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, animal horror, beach, human versus monster, killer shark, mad scientist, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, mutant, technology gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hibernating species of giant carnivorous bird is awakened on a Japanese island shortly after the Japanese military encounters an unidentified mass moving beneath the water off-shore.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: giant monster, space and aliens, anti heroes, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, master villain, heroes, save the world, stadium, anti hero, danger, adventure ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Snakehead Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, escapades, supernatural, isolation, survival, small town life, disorder, animal life, chaos, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Son of Godzilla (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The 8th Godzilla film is aimed at an even younger audience than its predecessors. In the South Seas, scientists conducting weather experiments encounter gigantic mantises and a giant spider that are attacking Godzilla's offspring.
Style: scary, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: island, godzilla, monster, giant spider, giant monster, heroes, chaos and mayhem, danger, supernatural, catastrophe, parents and children, anti heroes ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.0
 868
Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, mutant, island, danger, dangerous animal, animal horror, laboratory, escapades, chaos, volcano, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A moon base is destroyed by a spaceship with a cluster of gumballs on its head. Later, at Sea World, dolphins are dying mysteriously. Zigra kidnaps two men and two children (one of whom is a Coke addict - Coca-Cola that is) and starts causing ...
Style: scary, bleak, serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, turtle, monster, giant monster, rivalry, benign alien, imaginary, future dystopia, escapades, adventure, deadly creature ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 3.6
 1K
Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mysterious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: dangerous animal, scientist, creature, geologist, mountain, chaos, danger, escapades, deadly, monster, volcano, giant creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three ancient guardian beasts awaken to protect Japan against Godzilla.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: godzilla, dragon, giant monster, chaos, submarine, heroic mission, survival, save the world, supernatural, journalism, good versus evil, deadly ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Land That Time Forgot (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shipwrecked castaways stumble upon the mysterious island of Caprona in the Bermuda Triangle, confronting man-eating dinosaurs and a stranded German U-Boat crew while trying to escape.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, island, survival, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, daring rescue, chases and races, missing person, supernatural, isolation, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 10K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, heroic mission, technology gone awry, deadly creature, sea ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two millennia ago, a Lybian king has a basilisk (snake-shaped dragon), which petrifies people, subjected to the same fate with a golden scepter during a solar eclipse. Both these and several victims are dug up by modern archaeologist Harrison ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: ancient mystery, danger, deadly, supernatural, escapades, dangerous animal, college, curses spells and rituals, monster, university, excavation, myth ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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War of the Monsters (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a treacherous expedition to retrieve a giant opal, disaster strikes as the opal reveals itself to be an egg which spawns Barugon, demon dog from Hell! Armed with a deadly tongue and cold beams, Barugon wreaks havoc on Japan. Gamera comes to ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: turtle, dam, giant monster, monster, helicopter, deadly, mutant, chaos, supernatural, danger, imaginary, chases and races ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.7
 1K
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, exciting, serious, rough, scary ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, race against time, heroes, disorder, chases and races, destruction, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.7
 657
Webs (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Richard Greico leads a team of electrical workers who stumble across a terrifying parallel universe. While investigating a strange power source in an abandoned building, the workers find themselves sucked into an underworld teeming with massive, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, parallel world, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, heroic mission, danger, deadly, chaos ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, laboratory, obsessive quest, master villain, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, dangerous animal, adventure, deadly creature, rescue, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.5
 900
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, military, deadly creature, battles, danger, dangerous animal, ancient mystery, escapades, heroes, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 737
Bugs (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A cop on the track of a criminal finds himself in the midst of an unfinished subway tunnel, when his flashlight reveals a startling discovery: a three metre long scorpion-like Bug. With one slice of its massive tail the bug fells the man and devours ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: monster, violence, insect, dangerous animal, danger, chaos, deadly, race against time, special agents, deadly creature, swat, battle ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The War of the Gargantuas (1966)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An experimental lab animal called a gargantua escapes from his captors and is suspected to be the creature that is killing people all over the countryside. But when the gargantua from the lab appears at the same time as the evil gargantua, the two ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: octopus, giant monster, man eating monster, imaginary, escapades, superhuman powers, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, mutant, heroes, dangerous animal, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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