Movies like The Legend of Boggy Creek

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The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)
 5.2
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The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A documentary-style drama based on true accounts of the Fouke Monster in Arkansas. It focuses on the lives of back country people and their culture while detailing certain sightings of the monster. This title was a drive-in B movie favorite for it's time.
Style: scary, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film, nostalgic, splatter, reflective, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sasquatch, forest, cryptozoology, bigfoot, swamp, small town, in the woods, supernatural, graphic violence, mystery, legends and myths, danger, small town life, imaginary, escapades, deadly, americana, deadly creature, social relations, giant creature, monster, dog, police, violence, truck ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: arkansas, usa

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Most similar movies to The Legend of Boggy Creek

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, forest, murder, gory and mystery mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Legend of Boggy Creek: The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976), The Wild Man of the Navidad (2008), Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012), Creature (2011), The Capture of Bigfoot (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boggy Creek II: And the Legend Continues (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Professor and students camp out to find Bigfoot-type creature.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: professor, swamp, monster, creature feature, bigfoot, filmmaking, escapades, zombie, heroes, rivalry, mystery, wilderness ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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95%
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery killer, serial killer, stalking, unknown killer, psychopath, murder, police investigation, human monster, vengeance, danger, mind game, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, post world war two, year 1946
Place: arkansas, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Wild Man of the Navidad (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the recently acquired journals of Texan Dale S. Rogers, this vintage horror tale debunks history books to tell the veracious, harrowing story of a rural Texas community whose residents were terrified for years by a mysterious creature ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, avant garde ...
Plot: beast, deadly creature, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, missing child, vengeance, gory, farm, unemployment, urban legend, countryside ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sean Reynolds, a highly acclaimed investigative journalist (who strongly believed in paranormal phenomena), destroyed his career when the most watched episode of his reality show, based on paranormal phenomena, turned out to be a hoax. Sean saw a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, found footage, evil, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, legends and myths, danger, imaginary, dishonesty, cons and scams, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Creature (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ex-Navy seal (Mehcad Brooks), his girlfriend (Serinda Swan) and their friends head out on a road trip to New Orleans. The group decides to stop at a roadside convenience store owned by Chopper (Sid Haig), who tells them the tale of Lockjaw, a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: deadly creature, swamp, snake, survival, legends and myths, gory, supernatural, deadly, danger, in the woods, imaginary, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Capture of Bigfoot (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of killings occur, with no suspects, the locals soon decide that Bigfoot is responsible.
Style: rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, adventure, deadly, imaginary, danger, babies and infants, escapades, supernatural, family relations, gory, disorder, social relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 34K
The Innkeepers (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, hotel, ghost, paranormal activity, workplace, whispering, amateur detective, survival, workplace situations, danger, partners, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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 ⇓
41%
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A masked maniac terrorizes the same small community where a murderer known as the Phantom Killer struck decades earlier.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: masked man, serial killer, murder, masked killer, small town, small town life, crimes, haunted by the past, danger, deadly, social relations, teenage life ...
Time: year 1976, year 1946, year 2013
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.2
 243
The Big Bad (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: As a broken woman obsessed with revenge desperately searches for the monster who destroyed her family, she unexpectedly finds herself in a surreal and frightening world.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
Plot: zombie, revenge, witch, werewolf, mystery, danger, obsession, crimes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.1
 740
Boggy Creek (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following the death of her father in a terrible accident, sweet, yet troubled Jennifer and her friends decide to check out her dad's cabin that's located in the deep woods of Boggy Creek, Texas. While staying at said cabin for a week, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, danger, legends and myths, deadly, supernatural, vacation, camping, murder, violence, friends, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Creature from Black Lake (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men exploring the Louisiana swamps run into a Bigfoot-type creature.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: bigfoot, lake, forest, monster, underwater, swamp, hillbilly, search, redneck, underwater scene, sasquatch, small town ...
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hunting the Legend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 2008, a deer hunter was taken by something in the Alabama woods. Only his rifle, blood and a 16" footprint were left behind... Five years later, his son seeks revenge.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: forest, vengeance, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, in the woods, legends and myths, murder, creature, uncover truth, violence, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
 589
Dead & Rotting (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three prankster buddies release the wrath of an aged witch, Abigail, when they unwittingly become accomplices to the murder of her son. Scheming in anger, the witch seduces the three friends and then uses the men's own ill-born spawn to destroy ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, witchcraft, vengeance, supernatural, mystery, prank, danger, buddies, youth, curses spells and rituals, deadly, evil witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 5K
The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher, atmospheric ...
Plot: nanny, supernatural, mysterious character, danger, hidden identity, babies and infants, gory, curses spells and rituals, death, sacrifice, witch, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 1K
The Evictors (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the 1940s, a young couple moves into a remote house near a small town in Louisiana. The house has a history of violence that seems to be repeating itself…
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, domestic disturbance, supernatural, crimes, mentally unstable, supernatural ability, ghost, mystery, danger, deadly, village life, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, year 1942
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 7K
The Axiom (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the risk of her group's safety, a young woman travels into a National Forest where her sister has become trapped in a multi-dimensional world of monsters.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: monster, survival, sister, forest, swamp, trapped, danger, isolation, imaginary, deadly creature, creature, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, student film
Plot: witch, in the woods, fear, mysterious place, panic, videotaping, friends, wilderness, lost in the woods, forest, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1994
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 94K
The Ring Two (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, brutal, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, mental institution, ghost, nightmare, supernatural, deadly, investigation, family problems, supernatural ability, small town, nun, videotaping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 11K
Willow Creek (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple ventures into the woods to capture footage of the elusive Bigfoot.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: found footage, sasquatch, lost in the woods, forest, creature feature, camping, cryptozoology, couples, danger, isolation, couple relations, hiking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
 2K
Snowbeast (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In this made for TV film, an enormous and angry yeti begins to terrorize a Colorado ski resort by eating several skiers during a winter carnival. Everyone insists it is just a bear until a ski patrolman sees a white, shadowy and beastly shape ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, folk tale ...
Plot: bigfoot, sasquatch, skiing, ski resort, winter, creature, monster, snowmobile, yeti, danger, mentally unstable, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Legend of the Chupacabra (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Is the legend of Chupacabran (roughly translated to getsugare) true? Or is it just folklore? Or a madman in latex suit? When Maria Esperanza's uncle and his goats are assaulted and killed, she collects together a team of crypto zoology student ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, deadly, creature feature, legend, escapades, crimes, gory, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Under the Bed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers team up to battle a creature under the bed, in what is being described as a "suburban nightmare" tale.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare comes true, family in danger, suburbs, deadly, supernatural, monster, brother brother relationship, youth, kids in trouble, family relations, gory, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Exists (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends who venture into the remote Texas woods for a party weekend find themselves stalked by Bigfoot.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: sasquatch, in the woods, forest, bigfoot, survival, creature, supernatural, danger, isolation, legends and myths, characters killed one by one, loss of friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 2.5
 2K
Ghost Lake (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
Style: offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: isolation, small town, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, mystery, zombie, ghost, small town life, resort, lake or river, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.
Style: scary, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, warning, psychic, hallucination, small town, precognition, terminal illness, urban legend, mysterious event, death of wife, omen, reporter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west virginia, washington d.c., usa, chicago illinois, ecuador ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Beast of Bray Road (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts of werewolf sightings in Walworth County, Wisconsin, the film follows a local sheriff who is finally forced to accept that a string of horrifying deaths is linked to a predator which possesses DNA of both man and wolf.
Style: scary, serious, suspense, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: human becoming an animal, werewolf, small town, cryptozoology, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, gory, human becomes animal, murder, false accusation, sheriff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Apprentice to Murder (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fire-and-brimstone preacher sees Satan everywhere, trains gullible young boy to "detect" evil, and the two of them commit several murders in the name of Jesus. Based on a true story.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious
Plot: murder, mystery, manipulations, manipulation, social relations, religions or cults, psychopath, small town life, small town, teenage life, supernatural ability, clergy ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Voodoo Possession (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Imagine an insatiable demon that feeds on blood, thrives on pain, and reaches from beyond the grave to torment the living...and the dead. For believers and skeptics alike, there is nothing in this world or the next to rival the relentless evil of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, possession, voodoo, rivalry, danger, deadly, mystery, curse, standoff, showdown, salvation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%