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It Came from the Desert (2017)
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It Came from the Desert (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Finland, UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New Mexico, present day. Brian and Lukas are off to desert to join the kegger party and to celebrate Lukas’s victory in a motocross competition. His winning price includes to meet THE DEATHINATOR, the biggest action star in the world and personal idol and hero of the boys.The party gets started underneath the hot desert sun, but Brian isn’t in the mood for a party. He wonders off in the rocky hills, but is soon joined by Lukas, his best and only friend. They discover something strange in the desert which leads them into a secret military laboratory where they make a new and disturbing discovery and the truth what the government has been up to in the desert is revealed. The secret experiments on ants and spiders mixed with DNA found from crashed meteorite in the 1951 has given birth to a mutated GIANT ANTS which have overrun the facility. It’s up to Brian and Lukas to become the heroes they always wanted to be and save the world from alien invasion!
Style: wild
Plot: motocross, giant spider, meteorite, meteor, shark, dinosaur, spider, car, desert, weapons, gun, ant, adventurer, blood, elephant, wilderness, animal, adventuress, animals

Most similar movies to It Came from the Desert

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense and scary films with plots about danger, shark, monster, blood, deadly, creature feature and dangerous animal mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like It Came from the Desert: Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014), Arachnia (2003), Camel Spiders (2011), 2 Lava 2 Lantula! (2016), The Vortex (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A freak weather system turns its deadly fury on New York City, unleashing a Sharknado on the population and its most cherished, iconic sites - and only Fin and April can save the Big Apple.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, demolished city, catastrophe, creature, chaos, danger, heroes, chaos and mayhem, urban, creature feature, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, los angeles
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Arachnia (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a small research plane carrying a group of science students and their professor crash-lands in the middle of nowhere, the survivors go to a nearby farmhouse to look for help but soon find themselves besieged by giant mutant spiders.
Plot: meteorite, cabin, soldier, spider, meteor, chainsaw, giant spider, air disaster, female nudity, lesbian sex, bisexuality, bisexual ...
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Camel Spiders (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Based on actual creatures that for years have tormented our armed forces in the Middle East, these creatures have now invaded the southwestern deserts of the United States. The Camel Spiders now freely hunt for prey, unafraid of any predator - ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, desert, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, creature feature, spider, military, survival, tourist, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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2 Lava 2 Lantula! (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When an unprecedented amount of sinkholes erupt all over Florida, a new nest of fire spitting LAVALANTULAS is awakened… wreaking their fiery havoc all over the sunshine state.
Plot: giant spider, tarantula, catastrophe, monster, lava, volcano, mutant animal, swamp, father, star, sinkhole, creature ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Vortex (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a convoy of American soldiers disappears in the Mideast, a Special OPS team is deployed on a search and rescue mission. When they arrive they encounter monstrous over-sized scorpions, spiders and snakes that were created when a former ...
Plot: giant spider, giant snake, monster, wormhole, soldier, spider, scorpion, experiment, desert, snake, military, hummer ...
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Spiders 3D (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
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: serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: giant spider, giant, subway, spider, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, chaos, deadly, satellite, escapades, subway tunnel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Ice Spiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scientific experiment goes haywire, creating an arachnophobic nightmare. If there's a way to stop them, somebody better find it soon before they kill everything in sight!
Style: suspenseful, scary, dark humor, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant spider, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, laboratory, ski resort, spider, rivalry, deadly, escapades, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Place: utah
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Planet of the Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, glacial melting has covered 98% of earth's landmass. Sharks have flourished and now dominate the planet, operating as one massive school led by a mutated alpha shark.
Style: intense, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: shark, extinction, mutation, danger, fear, blood, rescue, water, earth, glacier, brutality, deadly ...
Time: future
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Jurassic Prey (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman steals money from her mob boss husband hoping to start a new life with her lover. Meanwhile, a washed-up former child star and his buddies rob a bank with a police detective hot on their trail. Through a twist of fate, these people all find ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: police, gun, seduction, death, deception, corpse, blood, shot to death, bank robbery, cabin, dead, dinosaur ...
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Raiders of the Lost Shark (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Four friends set out by boat for an idyllic vacation on a private, remote island. But unknown to them, a weaponized shark has escaped from a top secret military lab nearby, a shark that was genetically engineered with hate in its blood, and ...
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Extinction: Nature Has Evolved (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The amazing footage you will see in this documentary was recorded during an expedition to the Amazon in South America. It has been assembled as per the camera time codes. It has not been altered or tampered with in any way and after extensive ...
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Arachnoquake (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Giant albino spiders break free from the depths of Earth in New Orleans, making everyone’s worst nightmare a reality.
Style: not serious, exciting, absurd, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: giant spider, asthma, asthma inhaler, panic, supernatural, chaos, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, forces of nature, human versus monster, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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Sharkansas Women's Prison Massacre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a fracking mishap accidentally rips apart the earth’s crust, the resulting hole opens up a gaping underground water way to a vast and mysterious ocean somewhere deep below. Instantly, giant prehistoric sharks begin wending their way upward ...
Style: bloody, tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
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Place: arkansas
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Big Ass Spider! (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampages across the city of Los Angeles, it is up to one clever exterminator and his security guard sidekick to kill the creature before the entire city is destroyed.
Style: semi serious, humorous, absurd, scary, psychotronic
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Ozark Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A picturesque family vacation to the Ozarks goes sideways when a group of bull sharks show up just in time for the big fireworks festival that the town holds every year.
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Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, humorous
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Arachnid (2001)
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Duration: 95 min.
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Jurassic City (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense
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Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ice Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A new breed of aggressive, ravenous sharks cracks the frozen ocean floor of an Arctic research station, devouring all who fall through. As the station sinks into frigid waters, those alive must fashion makeshift weapons or suffer the same fate.
Plot: shark, ice, mutation, death, rescue, danger, escape, underwater, arctic, scientist
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3-Headed Shark Attack (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world’s greatest killing machine is three times as deadly when a mutated shark threatens a cruise ship. As the shark eats its way from one end of the ship to the next, the passengers fight the deadly predator using anything they can find.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, intense, psychotronic
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Attack of the Jurassic Shark (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When an oil company unwittingly unleashes a prehistoric shark from its icy prison, the Jurassic killer maroons a group of art thieves and a group of college students on an abandoned island
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
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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, exciting, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster versus monster, underwater, shark, submarine, battles, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, danger, dangerous animal, ocean or sea, forces of nature, octopus ...
Time: prehistory, 80s
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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, tense, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, survival, dangerous animal, danger, adventurer, deadly, chaos, dinosaur, animal life, adventure ...
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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: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spider, spiders, heroes, town meeting, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, perfume, creature feature, forklift, hockey mask ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Creepies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Deadly spiders are accidentally unleashed from a top-secret military installation. Army specialists and Tanks are called in to exterminate the deadly predators, but the outbreak is worse than expected. Weapons of mass destruction have little or no ...
Plot: satire, siege, no survivors, gore, giant spider, military
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Mega Shark vs. Kolossus (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In search of a new energy source, Russia accidentally reawakens the Kolossus - a giant robot doomsday device from the Cold War. At the same time, a new Mega Shark appears, threatening global security.
Plot: giant, shark, giant robot, giant robots, laser, submarine, beach, warship
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Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sharks take bite out of the East Coast when the sharknado hits Washington, D.C. and Orlando, Florida.
Style: psychotronic, absurd, cult film, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: space shuttle, nasa, tornado, shark, outer space, amusement park, gore, camp, president, nascar, storm, white house ...
Place: orlando florida, florida, washington d.c., los angeles
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War of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Lithuania, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Martin Stone is leading a finely-trained, elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their enemy's strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest. As they try to regroup, they are suddenly ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, world war two, battles, soldier, nazi, survival, danger, supernatural, military, human experiment, experiment, secret mission ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: europe, finland
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24%
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Roboshark (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What starts off as a typical day on the streets of Seattle soon becomes a terrifying bloodbath, when a great white shark devours an alien space probe…and ROBOSHARK is born. The U.S. military comes after it with guns blazing, but it’s the power ...
Plot: shark, robot, mutant, social media, alien, shark attack, drone, viral video, youtube, submarine, sonar
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
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6-Headed Shark Attack (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be a marriage boot camp on a remote island turns into the ultimate test for survival when a 6-headed shark starts attacking the beach. Trapped with minimal weapons they try to fight off the shark, but quickly discover that no one ...
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