Movies like Bugs

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Bugs (2003)
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Bugs (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A cop on the track of a criminal finds himself in the midst of an unfinished subway tunnel, when his flashlight reveals a startling discovery: a three metre long scorpion-like Bug. With one slice of its massive tail the bug fells the man and devours him. FBI agent Matt Pollack is brought in to investigate, and when forensics reveal the source of the problem, he turns to his friend and entomologist Emily Foster for help. Her studies have chilling results. Matt and a team of crack SWAT commandos must go down and rid the underground of its evil predators. Once in the tunnel, the team is attacked by an army of the creatures. They retaliate with massive firepower, causing the collapse of the tunnel entrance. Their only way out is ten miles ahead through an emergency exit. Matt and his team must get there and exterminate the bugs before they escape into the city causing chaos and destruction.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, slasher
Plot: insect, monster, dangerous animal, special agents, chaos, race against time, deadly creature, swat team, violence, battles, creature, creature feature, animal attack, heroes, supernatural, escapades, experiment gone awry, disorder, train, gunfight, corruption, tunnel, redhead, good versus evil, showdown ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Bugs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, escapades, animal horror, creature feature, dangerous animal and supernatural mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Bugs: Infested (2002), Behemoth (2011), Snakehead Terror (2004), Beyond Loch Ness (2008), Scorpius Gigantus (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Infested (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Horror tale of insects which eat their victims from the inside out.
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, escapades, disorder, chaos, buddies, deadly creature, apocalypse, plague, experiment gone awry, friendship, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 3.6
 2K
Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: mysterious, suspenseful, serious, scary, apocalyptic ...
Plot: monster, dangerous animal, creature, giant monster, scientist, geologist, mountain, escapades, giant creature, disaster, special agents, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Snakehead Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, survival, supernatural, escapades, chaos, disorder, animal life, experiment gone awry, small town life, heroes, monster, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Beyond Loch Ness (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: James Murphey is a rugged cryptozoologist, who thirty years earlier, during a trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, had a fatal encounter with the fabled "Nessie" creature that killed his father, and left James with deep facial scar. Twenty years ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, loch ness monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, abandoned mine, survival, monster, mystery, chaos and mayhem, creature feature, experiment gone awry, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1976
Place: scottish highlands, europe, scotland, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Scorpius Gigantus (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Geneticist seeks to make a name for herself by saving the planet from disease by using eons-old antibodies, harvested from enlarged six legged creatures. The creatures don't like being big and escape. Send for help.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: space and aliens, giant insect, mutant, disorder, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, experiment gone awry, chaos, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
55%
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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: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, creature, survival, tunnel, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, special agents, creature feature, scientist, diner, revenge ...
Time: prehistory
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51%
 3.4
 2K
Dinocroc (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an African dinosaur ancestor of the crocodile is found, Dr. Campbell uses its DNA to create prototypes at Paula Kennedy's Genetic Research Co. (Gereco) lab. However one must be put down after killing someone, another escapes and the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, dinosaur, crocodile, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, chaos, adventurer, dangerous animal, survival, research laboratory, animal life, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, rescue, race against time, escapades, obsession, vengeance ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Attack of the Sabertooth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the Fiji islands, the greedy and unscrupulous owner of the Valalola Resort Primal Park invites investors and guests for an opening party of his compound composed of hotel and zoo aiming to find partners for his discoveries. When a bunch of ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, chaos, isolation, race against time, heroic mission, college, amusement park, cloning, zombie, creature feature, desert island ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.3
 1K
Vipers (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vipers is a 2008 film directed by Bill Corcoran. It stars Tara Reid and Corbin Bernsen. It premiered on the Sci Fi Channel on September 21, 2008, and was released on DVD on September 23, 2008. A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, dark ...
Plot: snake, hotel, island, survival, isolation, deadly creature, mad scientist, dangerous animal, laboratory, chaos and mayhem, monster, mutation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Snow Shark: Ancient Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 12 years ago during a scientific expedition 3 animal biologists stumbled upon a great discovery that ended in tragedy. Whatever killed them has awoken and now the legend of the Ancient Snow Beast could prove to be more than just a legend.
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: shark attack, shark, supernatural, monster, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, legends and myths, killer shark, absurdism, winter, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Anaconda 3: Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: snake, survival, giant snake, monster, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, plague, heroic mission, race against time, adventure, human versus animal, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.6
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Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, destruction, farm, serial killer, insect, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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Supercroc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A team of soldiers must stop a giant, bloodthirsty crocodile from reaching a nearby city, while trying to avoid being a meal for the beast themselves.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crocodile, soldier, deadly creature, save the day, race against time, supernatural, military, escapades, creature feature, city, survival, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Savage (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blazing fire rips its way through Bear Valley National Park. As the firefighters try to contain it, the animals are being forced out of their habitat including a beast that was better left undiscovered.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, bigfoot, police officer, forest fire, dangerous animal, creature feature, track down, race against time, on the run, deadly creature, escapades, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
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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 ⇓
41%
 4.2
 771
Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, dangerous animal, supernatural, chaos, monster, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
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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
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39%
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Spiders (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a Soviet space station crashes into a New York City subway tunnel, a species of venomous spiders is discovered, and soon they mutate to gigantic proportions and wreak havoc on the city. Starring Patrick Muldoon, Christa Campbell, directed by ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: giant spider, spider, subway, dangerous animal, deadly creature, giant, chaos, escapades, satellite, monster, insect, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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38%
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Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, creature feature, tyrannosaurus rex, soldier, battles, deadly creature, military, chaos, ancient mystery, rescue, heroes, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
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37%
 3.5
 632
Project Viper (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Project Viper is a 2002 movie starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong, Tamara Davies. The movie was directed by Jim Wynorski under the pseudonym "Jay Andrews." When a terrifying, bioengineered lifeform is stolen from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, alien, government agency, save the world, survival, deadly creature, race against time, special agents, supernatural, heroic mission, chaos, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 3K
Lavalantula (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Giant lava breathing tarantulas – Lavalantulas – erupt out of ancient volcanos in the Santa Monica Mountains, raining death and destruction upon Los Angeles. With the City of Angels on the verge of incineration, only a washed up ‘90s action ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: giant spider, monster, creature, volcano, spider, mutant, chaos, supernatural, save the day, survival, escapades, human versus monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 4.2
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Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, supernatural, chaos, alien encounter, space travel, evil alien, monster, infestation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, shark attack, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ship, escapades, killer shark, island, graphic violence, survival, sea monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.2
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Hybrid (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an experiment in human behavior. It's an exploration of the most natural of animal impulses. It's something new under the moon. And it bites. When security dispatcher Aaron Scates is blinded in an explosion, he's put in the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wolfman, wolf, organ transplant, adventure, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, supernatural, race against time, deadly creature, doctors and patients, mad scientist, creature feature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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 ⇓
35%
 3.0
 2K
SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, monster, creature feature, mad scientist, island, vengeance, mutant, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.0
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Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic ...
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, island, chaos, laboratory, escapades, crocodile, alligator, dinosaur, creature ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
In the Spider's Web (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a team of backpackers sets out to explore the Indian jungles, one of them is bitten by a poisonous spider and killed.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: spider, jungle, rescue, survival, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, escapades, deadly creature, rivalry, race against time, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%