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The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
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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, ridiculous, parody, road movie, unusual plot structure, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spider, small town, giant spider, evil alien, monster, save the world, experiment gone awry, mutant, supernatural, chaos, disorder, amateur detective, deadly creature, space and aliens, family in danger, giant monster, island, eaten alive, crystal, farm, creature feature, alien, female nudity, catastrophe, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin

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Most similar movies to The Giant Spider Invasion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, splatter, scary and weird films with plots about monster, danger, deadly, dialogue, adaptation, weapons and mentor mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Giant Spider Invasion: Critters (1986), Bats (1999), Empire of the Ants (1977), Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978), Parasite (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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Critters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, creature, monster, small town, alien invasion, evil alien, space and aliens, chaos, misfit, family in danger, alien contact, alien monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
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100%
 4.0
 11K
Bats (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff to stop them.
Style: scary, intense, suspenseful, rough, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, supernatural, mad scientist, monster, disaster, mutation, survival, animal attack, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, intense, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, monster, disaster, ant, giant insect, real estate, technology, deadly creature, mutant, crimes, dangerous animal, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, everglades, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and ...
Style: parody, scary, humorous, surreal, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, space and aliens, disaster, insanity, espionage, rescue, survival, vegetable, chaos, deadly creature, supernatural, food ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, save the world, monster, survival, future dystopia, post apocalypse, alien, bio weapon, plague, desert ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1992, near future, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Carnosaur 3: Primal Species (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: International terrorists get a surprise when their cargo turns out to contain living dinosaurs. The army commando team now have to think fast, if they want to prevent the extinction of the human species, instead of the reptiles.
Style: scary, slasher, unusual plot structure, humorous, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinosaur, monster, creature feature, exploitation, adventure, adaptation, fight scenes, first contact, gangsters, fantasy world, family, alternate reality ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.6
 2K
Carnosaur 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A team of scientists go to a nuclear mining facility to investigate a possible meltdown and instead find a large amount of cloned dinosaurs.
Style: scary, humorous, bad ending, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dinosaur, monster, creature feature, natural disaster, exploitation, animal attack, dumb, family, alien invasion, fantasy world, fight scenes, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his town lies in the path of hoards of migrating tarantulas. Before he can take action, the streets are overrun by killer spiders, trapping a small group ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, intense, harsh, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spider, death, creature feature, tarantula, monster, plague, amateur detective, chaos, investigation, dangerous animal, family in danger, insect ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.5
 16K
Critters 2 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again.
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, allegory, visually appealing, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: creature, evil alien, space and aliens, monster, easter, alien, creature feature, disaster, catastrophe, mad scientist, small town, alien invasion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is a sunken freighter ship off a Caribbean island resort.
Style: scary, slasher, surreal, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, piranha, killer fish, creature feature, animal attack, shark, scuba diving, killer animal, sea, island, animals, exploitation ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 12K
Critters 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors.
Style: humorous, scary, sexy, sweet, parody ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, creature, halloween, creature feature, alien invasion, disaster, serial killer, isolation, women, extraterrestrial, exploitation ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Eight Legged Freaks (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, spider, creature feature, monster, disaster, creature, stupidity, dumb, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly creature, cocoon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Burt Gummer returns home to Perfection, Nev., to find that the town of terror has become a theme park, and when the simulated giant worm attacks turn real, the survivalist must battle the creatures once again. Gummer pits his impressive knowledge of ...
Style: scary, humorous, absurd, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, creature, small town, survival, chase, real estate agent, rescue, deadly creature, supernatural, store, desert, giant monster ...
Place: argentina, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 6K
Squirm (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the beginning of the film, we learn from one of the characters that earthworms can be called to the surface with electricity, but somehow it turns them into vicious flesh-eaters. Sure enough, a storm that night causes some power lines to break ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: worm, deadly creature, small town, investigation, disaster, survival, rescue, environmentalism, battles, skeleton, thunderstorm, killer animal ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: parody, surreal, humorous, sexy, psychedelic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, chase, mad scientist, snake, mutant, transformation, disaster, doctors, violent, farce, greed, writers ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: dinosaur, monster, mad scientist, mutant, virus, deadly creature, chaos, dangerous animal, extinction, disorder, genetics, creature feature ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Those supersucking desert creatures are back --- and this time they're south of the border. As the creatures worm their way through the oil fields of Mexico, the only people who can wrangle them are veteran Earl Bassett and survivalist Burt ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, survival, oil refinery, dinosaur, creature feature, creature, chase, metamorphosis, hunting, stranded, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, year 1996
Place: california, mexico, nevada, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Food of the Gods (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip on a remote Canadian island when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps. Looking for help, Morgan stumbles across a barn inhabited by an enormous killer chicken. After doing some exploring, they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: killer animal, mutant, space and aliens, survival, investigation, dangerous animal, environmentalism, creature feature, animal attack, monster, hunting, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: british columbia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.6
 13K
C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, police investigation, toxic, experiment gone awry, murder, crimes, survival, creature feature, cult, toxic waste, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is ...
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, mad doctor, car accident, monster, zombie, experiment, surgery, cult, woman in danger, experiment gone awry, stripper ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 3K
Blood Beach (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, beach, death, violence, murder, brutality, crimes, missing person, escapades, fantasy world, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, astronaut, mutant, escapades, supernatural, space travel, battles, disorder, nasa, mad scientist, a.i. ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They're not human. But they hunt human women. Not for killing. For mating.
Style: scary, intense, suspenseful, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: exploitation, rape, raped by monster, monster, survival, female nudity, sea monster, fishing village, mad scientist, animal attack, fisherman, creature feature ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Puppet Master 5: The Final Chapter (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The puppets battle their most powerful enemy yet as they protect the new puppet master from the demon God that created the Secret of Life.
Style: slasher, scary, unusual plot structure, allegory, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, monster, doll, supernatural, hotel, killer doll, fantasy world, catastrophe, brutality, adaptation, weapons, zombie ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: funny, scary, slasher, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, living dead, undead, dark humor, monster, virus, stripper, toxic waste, life & death, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, suspense, suspenseful, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, monster, laboratory, mad scientist, murder, genetics, death, transformation, secrets, creature, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, parody, humorous, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, monster, alien, small town, alien invasion, killer clown, ufo, evil alien, survival, heroic mission, dark humor, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A military experiment to create a race of super-warriors go awry, and legions of murderous zombies are unleased upon a surburan neighborhood.
Style: scary, humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, halloween, monster, reanimated corpse, mutation, corpse, mutant, teenager, high school, disaster, toxic waste, exploitation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, missing child, occult, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, family problems, paranormal phenomena, zombie, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.
Style: absurd, stylized, exciting, tense, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, monster, giant monster, octopus, shark attack, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, creature feature, killer shark, catastrophe ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
Place: japan, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%