Movies like The Boogens

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The Boogens (1981)
 5.5
 3K
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, slasher, macabre, psychotronic
Plot: monster, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, experiment gone awry, social relations, creature feature, abandoned mine, tentacle, winter, snow, female nudity, mine, creature, erotica, isolation, supernatural horror, heist, mutant, heroes, crimes, violence, cave, death, robbery ...
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to The Boogens

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, supernatural, gory, monster and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Boogens: The Kindred (1987), Bats (1999), The Nest (1987), Night of the Lepus (1972), Unseen Evil (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
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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, suspenseful, intense, suspense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, monster, death, secrets, transformation, genetics, survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 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, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, supernatural, mad scientist, monster, disaster, mutation, survival, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, save the day, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 3K
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, insect, experiment, mutant, scientist, monster, experiment gone awry, creature feature, dangerous animal, island, lighthouse, killer animal ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Night of the Lepus (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!
Style: serious, suspenseful, absurd, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: giant animal, mutation, mutant, gene manipulation, experiment gone awry, monster, chaos, heroes, dangerous animal, mad scientist, creature feature, rabbit ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 325
Unseen Evil (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of hikers led by a college professor are searching the woods for an ancient Indian burial mound. When they discover a likely site, three members of the group reveal themselves to be grave looters, and tie up the others so they can keep the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, deadly creature, crime gone awry, rivalry, escapades, betrayal, alien, monster, leadership, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.4
 1K
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, creature feature, insect, animal attack, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Teenage Caveman (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, sexy, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: caveman, deadly creature, apocalypse, mutant, survival, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, leadership, society, superhuman, post apocalypse ...
Time: stone age, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.3
 1K
Grim (1995)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A team of spelunkers, when investigating a system of caves beneath a small town, come across a hideous creature that can move through walls.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: monster, cave, supernatural, mutant, deadly creature, suburbs, ouija board, creature, chaos and mayhem, suburban life, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Panic in the tower (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons type game.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: animal attack, animal experimentation, monkey, medical school, laboratory, scientist, baboon, mutant, experiment gone awry, isolation, captivity, medical student ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 821
The Aftermath (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a lengthy space mission, two astronauts (Steve Barkett and Larry Latham) return to an Earth transformed by nuclear war. As renegade gangs and mutants rule Los Angeles, the astronauts join two pretty women and a couple of kids in a growing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, tense, slasher ...
Plot: mutant, post apocalypse, zombie, post nuclear, gang, astronaut, survival, chaos, battles, rivalry, civilization, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 2K
Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 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, surprise ending ...
Plot: desert, deadly creature, supernatural, mutant, confined, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, monster, female nudity, cult ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bats: Human Harvest (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of Delta Force soldiers, accompanied by a CIA agent, are sent to the Belzan forest in Chechnya in search of a rogue American weapons researcher, Dr. Benton Walsh. As they search for Walsh's camp, they are attacked by genetically-altered ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, soldier, supernatural, terrorism, heroes, deadly creature, escapades, creature feature, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 1K
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, dog, creature feature, creature, experiment gone awry, disorder, mutant, buddies, pets, escapades, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 753
They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cockroach, investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, supernatural, plague, deadly creature, dangerous animal, track down, monster, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 857
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, demon, mystery, deadly creature, law enforcement, devil, brutality, rescue, empire, monster, supernatural being, mythical creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 5K
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, creature feature, toxic, monster, bear, contamination, environmentalism, rivalry, experiment gone awry, animal life, animal attack, environmental ...
Time: 70s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, wilderness, obsessive quest, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, mutant, experiment gone awry, snow, professor, frankenstein's monster, frankenstein ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, jungle, island, deadly creature, survival, isolation, supernatural, escapades, cannibal, female fighter, monster, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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How to Make a Monster (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, virtual reality, video game, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, supernatural, save the day, survival, a.i., vengeance, technology gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 3K
Spiders (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A DNA experiment on a rare breed of spider is taking place on a NASA space shuttle, when a freak meteor shower engulfs the shuttle, causing everything to go horribly wrong. One survivor is found on the ship and watched over in a secret location deep ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, creature feature, mutant, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, dangerous animal, journalism, desert, monster, government coverup, news reporter, space shuttle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 5K
Abominable (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man, crippled in an accident, returns to the woods after rehabilitation, certain that he'll not see Bigfoot again.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: sasquatch, bigfoot, supernatural, forest, survival, legends and myths, deadly creature, escapades, yeti, monster, creature, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The United States Government has developed a highly effective nerve gas that is unleashed upon the residents of a small Maryland City. During the top secret exercise the infected citizens begin to convert each resident into a sort of living zombie, ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, chaos, escapades, supernatural, u.s. military, government, virus, female nudity, theater, camping, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 4K
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, redneck, virus, zombie attack, monster, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 881
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, mad scientist, save the world, race against time, soldier, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 738
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, violence spree, isolation, survival, disorder, toxic, mad scientist, virus ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.3
 621
Death Factory (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A woman working at a biological research facility becomes ill when she contracts a deadly, new virus. Sometime after, she becomes a half-monster beast and kills her old co-workers. Some time later, a group of teens go into the old research facility ...
Style: experimental, scary, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: violence, strong violent content, zombie, supernatural, mutant, experiment gone awry, survival, escapades, sexual content, monster, death, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: rat, subway, dangerous animal, deadly creature, escapades, experiment gone awry, hospital, isolation, survival, creature feature, department store, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: super soldier, superhuman powers, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, terrorism, soldier, battles, technology gone awry, rivalry, journalism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mutant, small town, survival, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, infection, plague, toxic, toxic waste, virus ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.8
 327
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, confined, good versus evil, terrorism, heroic mission, custody, ghost, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%