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Laserblast (1978)
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 6K
Laserblast (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Loner teenager Billy Duncan (Kim Milford) stumbles across a lost alien ray gun while wandering the desert one day. Billy uses the destructive weapon to get revenge on his enemies, but quickly finds himself beginning to turn into a violent, alien creature who destroys anyone who offends him.
Style: scary, exciting, offbeat, bleak, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: desert, alien, spacecraft, mutation, machine gun, exploding car, pinball machine, evil alien, teenage life, vengeance, special agents, space and aliens, supernatural, heroes, battles, supernatural ability, injustice, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, alien life-form, sex, airplane ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Laserblast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, psychotronic and serious films with plots about danger, escapades, space and aliens, heroes, supernatural, alien encounter and alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Laserblast: Dark Universe (1993), The Creeping Terror (1964), Queen of Blood (1966), Invaders from Mars (1986), Nightbeast (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: scary, exciting, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, space and aliens, imaginary, deadly, supernatural, danger, escapades, journalism, good versus evil, dangerous animal, heroes ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Creeping Terror (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A newlywed sheriff tries to stop a shambling monster that has emerged from a spaceship to eat people.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: spacecraft, sheriff, monster, alien, evil alien, deadly creature, destiny, alien encounter, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, save the world ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: rescue, vampire, spacecraft, mars, alien, space travel, survival, deadly, danger, save the world, supernatural, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Invaders from Mars (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this attempted remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: alien invasion, spacecraft, heroic mission, danger, evil alien, young heroes, deadly creature, heroes, imaginary, space and aliens, alien encounter, space travel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.2
 2K
Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, small town, murder, alien, monster, motorcycle, cheating girlfriend, battles, gory, benign alien, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.5
 637
Alien Intruder (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, contests and competitions, supernatural, space and aliens, computer virus, battles, world war two, space travel, alien encounter, rebelliousness, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, evil alien, mad scientist, giant spider, save the world, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, amateur detective, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.1
 7K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, explosion, outer space, shower, experiment gone awry, misfit, dangerous animal, escapades, heroes, danger, deadly ...
Time: future, year 1992, 2040s, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.4
 4K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, monster, alien, planet, distant planet, gory, imaginary, deadly, supernatural, alien encounter, space wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.6
 444
The Cremators (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alien life form that is a huge ball of living matter invades earth, and replenishes itself by absorbing people.
Style: bleak, offbeat, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: ocean, supernatural, space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, danger, stalking, evil alien, ocean or sea, resort, alien encounter, hugging ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, mutant, evil alien, astronaut, space travel, escapades, supernatural, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, zombie, a.i., deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, mutant, danger, escapades, supernatural, buddies, transformation, vengeance, chase, space and aliens, imaginary, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, teenage life, deadly, danger, crimes, supernatural, small town, beach, severed arm, disembodied hand ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.9
 3K
Moontrap (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, moon, spacecraft, nasa, evil alien, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, danger, space wars, alien encounter, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s, 60s, year 1969, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: surreal, scary, suspenseful, offbeat, serious ...
Plot: giant, laboratory, countryside, experiment gone awry, alien, astronaut, murder, radiation, deadly creature, space and aliens, supernatural, chases and races ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
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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, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, rescue, mutant, alien encounter, technology gone awry, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The X from Outer Space (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The spaceship AAB-Gamma is dispatched from FAFC headquarters in Japan to make a landing on the planet Mars and investigate reports of UFOs in the area. As they near the red planet, they encounter a mysterious UFO that coats the ship's hull with ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: chase, rescue, spacecraft, mars, ufo, chases and races, heroes, escapades, save the day, evil alien, danger, save the world ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Space Probe Taurus (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the year 2000 the spaceship Hope One sets off to find new galaxies for colonization. However, an encounter with an alien being and a swarm of meteorites sends the ship streaking off course into a sea of monsters on an uncharted world. Written by ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, alien planet, ocean or sea, moon, wizards and magicians, battle zone, space travel, mars, officers and cadets, chaos, ocean, space and aliens ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, alien, monster, alien invasion, evil alien, anti hero, gory, teenage life, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Attack of the Eye Creatures (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alien "eye" creatures invade a small town in this uncredited remake of "Invasion of the Saucer Men".
Style: scary, semi serious, suspense, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, evil alien, chases and races, danger, escapades, battles, folk, disembodied hand, severed arm, air force, flying saucer, alien ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 1K
Bone Eater (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ancient Native American legend of the Bone Eater rises up and begins terrorizing the local townspeople
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious
Plot: investigation, supernatural, chaos, danger, deadly, resort, americana, good versus evil, desert, death, security, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mosquito (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An alien starship crashes in a swamp in a U.S. National Park. Some mosquitos begin to feed from the alien's corpses, causing them to grow to the size of a vulture. These mutant insects became very agressive, killing every human being they find. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, absurd, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mosquito, mutant, chaos, deadly creature, danger, space and aliens, battles, animal horror, park ranger, chainsaw, giant insect, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, dangerous animal, danger, space and aliens, chaos, isolation, save the planet ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Day Time Ended (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A small family relocates to the Sonoran Desert, to be closer to the grandparents of the family. Though there are news reports of a spectacular triple supernova, and the young granddaughter has seen a glowing alien construction behind the barn, the ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, psychotronic, claymation
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, desert, escapades, misfit, heroes, save the world, danger, androids and robots, benign alien, rescue, alien encounter, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 1K
Octaman (1971)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A scientific team in Mexico discover a pool of unusual baby "octopus-like" specimens. Gathering a few for analysis back at the lab, it is soon discovered that the critters belong to a gangly six-foot half man/half octopus-like creature, ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: mutant, supernatural, buddies, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, village, village life, environmentalism, gory, escapades, babies and infants ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.0
 3K
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, danger, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, 1990s, near future, 90s ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, scary, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, monster rape, desert, laboratory, survival, rescue, danger, deadly creature, isolation, apocalypse, plague, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, save the world, danger, heroes, chaos, battles, apocalypse, survival, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
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Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, semen, factory, danger, supernatural, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, deadly, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Not of This Earth (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, space and aliens, danger, alien, nurse, prostitute, evil alien, escapades, mysterious character, benign alien, deadly, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%