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Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
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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, burying itself deep in his skull, which has the unpleasant side-effect of causing Paul to mutate into a giant reptilian monster at night and go on murderous rampages. It turns out that this sort of thing has happened before, when Professor Salina rediscovers ancient Native American paintings detailing a similar event many centuries ago. Kathy, however, still loves Paul, and tries to save him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic, offbeat, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, buddies, escapades, transformation, vengeance, space and aliens, chase, disorder, beast, tyrannosaurus rex, love, native american, monster, police, motorcycle, male female relationship, archaeologist, moon, legend, radio, doctor, meteorite, death of protagonist ...

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Most similar movies to Track of the Moon Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, supernatural, mutant and disorder mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Track of the Moon Beast: The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961), Watchers II (1990), The Incredible Melting Man (1977), Mind Ripper (1995), The Boogens (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, psychopath, chaos, deadly creature, chase, murder, creature feature, kgb, nuclear testing ...
Time: 60s
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95%
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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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, graphic violence, buddies, pets, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, mutant, evil alien, astronaut, space travel, escapades, supernatural, battles, disorder, nasa, experiment gone awry, mad scientist ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A top secret experiment intended to produce a superhuman has gone terribly wrong. Now the creators, trapped in a remote desert outpost, are being pursued ruthlessly by their creation. With the door sealed from within, there is no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert, deadly creature, supernatural, mutant, confined, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, escapades, disorder, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: deadly creature, supernatural, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, abandoned mine, tentacle, heroes, crimes, heist, mutant, bloodsucker ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhuman powers, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, super soldier, battles, deadly creature, terrorism, soldier, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, experiment gone awry, rivalry, animal life, native american, creature feature, monster, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hydra (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mad scientist (and apparent former Nazi) unleashes his master plan: to transform himself into a mutated walking catfish, gain revenge on those who have spurned him, and kidnap nubile young women to similarly transform so that he can breed. Or ...
Style: scary, serious, psychotronic, surprise ending, offbeat ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, fish, man beast, mutant, disorder, experiment gone awry, vengeance, supernatural, escapades, crimes, monster ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mansquito (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Police lieutenant detective Thomas 'Thom' Randall's steady girl-friend, Dr. Jennifer 'Jen' Allen, is Dr. Aaron Michaels's main assistant on his pharmaceutical firm Bellion's research program to cure the highly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, mosquito, experiment gone awry, swat team, supernatural, track down, transformation, virus, escaped prisoner, police investigation, scientist, insect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, wilderness, obsessive quest, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, mutant, experiment gone awry, frankenstein's monster, professor, disorder, filmmaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 752
Monster (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, monster, river, environmentalism, disorder, breeding, graphic violence, ocean, experiment gone awry, love affair, curses spells and rituals, village life ...
Time: prehistory, 20th century, 70s
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: giant, experiment gone awry, countryside, laboratory, astronaut, alien, murder, radiation, satellite, chaos, mutant, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, experiment gone awry, survival, investigation, death, creature, laboratory, transformation, secrets, genetics ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.6
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Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, dinosaur, deadly creature, chaos, mutant, dangerous animal, disorder, extinction, virus, genetics, desert, vegetarian ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, evil alien, mad scientist, giant spider, save the world, experiment gone awry, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly creature, mutant, disorder, chaos ...
Time: 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, mutant, kidnapping, murder, transformation, experiment, freak show, human experiment, factory, animal life, chaos, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Nest (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Horrifying shocker as a biological experiment goes haywire when meat-eating mutant roaches invade an island community, terrorizing a peaceful New England fishing village and hideously butchering its citizens.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: cockroach, mutant, experiment, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, island, insect, scientist, chaos, village, escapades, creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: deadly creature, experiment gone awry, save the world, future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite, on the run ...
Time: future, near future, 90s, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic, offbeat
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, chaos, mutant, psychopath, disorder, frame up, martial arts, technology gone awry, heist, chaos and mayhem, plague ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, ant, real estate, supernatural, deadly creature, toxic, crimes, dangerous animal, cons and scams, island, giant insect, radioactivity ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, exciting, captivating, tense, scary ...
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, chaos, mad scientist, escapades, adventure, plague, drug abuse, supernatural, rivalry, missing person, virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, secret project, law enforcement, outer space ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, planet, genetics, space and aliens, dangerous animal, chaos, save the planet, battles, isolation ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Brain of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" ...
Style: serious, scary, psychological, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: mad scientist, acid, brain transplant, voyeur, dangerous animal, rivalry, zombie, master and servant, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, rough, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, crimes, supernatural, teenage life, small town, beach, mind control, violence, mentally unstable, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Scintilla (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: From a torturous cell in Africa, Abel Powell is released and given the chance to regroup his team of skilled mercenaries for one last job. A top scientist will guide them half a mile underground through an ex-Soviet bunker to extract the vital ...
Style: tense, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, heroes, military base, deadly creature, mutant, laboratory, disorder, escapades, supernatural, mercenary, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 878
The Dark (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something is alive beneath the surface of the graveyard. Something with the power to destroy and the power to heal. One man, a cop, is determined to kill this mysterious creature. Another, a scientist, is determined to capture and save this ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, special agents, scientist, creature, tunnel, cemetery, revenge, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, futuristic, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, monster rape, desert, laboratory, survival, rescue, deadly creature, plague, apocalypse, isolation, battles, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
1313: Giant Killer Bees! (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Giant killer bees attack scientists.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic, homoerotic, scary ...
Plot: chaos, supernatural, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, college, zombie, island, gay, disaster, catastrophe ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Growth (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1989, a breakthrough in "advanced parasitic research" on Cuttyhunk Island gave scientists a jump in human evolution. Initial tests proved promising, as subjects experienced heightened physical and mental strength and awareness. But - ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic
Plot: parasite, island, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, quarantine, human experiment, escapades, disorder, plague, small town, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%