Movies like It Came from the Desert

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It Came from the Desert
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
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: meteor, motocross, shark, dinosaur, elephant, wilderness, animal, spider, giant spider, car, adventurer, desert, gun, blood

Most similar movies to It Came from the Desert

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, humorous, suspenseful and semi serious films with plots about meteor, blood, deadly, gun, violence, danger and alien mostly in Horror, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like It Came from the Desert: Zombie Campout (2002), Killer Tongue (1996), Arachnia (2003), Psychokinesis (2018), The Alien Dead (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Zombie Campout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four friends on a weekend camping trip having the time of their lives, when radio-active meteorites crash into a nearby cemetery all hell breaks loose. Who will make it out alive?
Plot: splatter, tent, camping, friend, gore, radioactive, teenager, party, beer, blood, female nudity, lesbian ...
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System:   95%
    User:   95%
 
 4.7
 970
Killer Tongue
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This horror story involves a woman hiding out with four pastel colored poodles in a desert gas station with the loot from a heist while her boy friend does prison time. A meteorite crashes near the station transforming the woman into an alien being ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, deadly creature, gory, bank, desert, convent, zombie, crimes, poodle, nun, transformation, cult ...
Time: 90s
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System:   62%
    User:   62%
 
 3.6
 714
Arachnia
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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: chainsaw, soldier, cabin, spider, meteor, bisexual girl, bisexuality, plane crash, bisexual, giant spider, female nudity, lesbian sex ...
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System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
Psychokinesis
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ordinary guy suddenly finds he has superpowers he can use to help his spirited daughter and the people around them, but he also runs into trouble in the process.
Plot: superhero, car, coffee, fight, meteor, police station, death of mother, origin of hero, flying, security guard, telekinesis, supernatural power ...
Place: south korea
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System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
 2.5
 732
The Alien Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A meteor strikes a houseboat in the swamps near a southern town populated by Yankees with fake accents. The people on the houseboat become zombies who feed on the alligators in the swamp. Once they run out of alligators, they start going for the ...
Plot: alligator, hick, murder, death, blood, comedian, female nudity, teenager, alien, hillbilly, ghoul, stupid victim ...
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System:   49%
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 5.5
 12K
Undead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, small town, survival, alien, virus, gore, apocalypse, blood, alien invasion, violence, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
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System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
Tales of Halloween
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ten stories from horror's top directors. Ghosts, ghouls, monsters, and the devil delight in terrorizing unsuspecting residents of a suburban neighborhood on Halloween night. This creepy anthology combines classic Halloween tales with the stuff ...
Style: light
Plot: anthology, halloween, witch, evil, death, trick or treating, dead, aggression, girl, murder, kidnapping, police car ...
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System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 5.5
 7K
The Big Bang
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A private detective is hired to find a missing stripper but the job turns complicated when everyone he questions ends up dead. From the mean streets of Los Angeles to the desolate desert of New Mexico, Cruz must contend with a brutal Russian Boxer, ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: mystery, private detective, missing person, investigation, boxing match, private investigator, strip club, track down, crime, handcuffed, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
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Miami Golem
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Miami TV reporter is sent to a local university to do a story on a professor who is cloning a cell from DNA found inside a meteorite. Soon after the reporter leaves, a gunman kills everyone in the professor's lab and steals the cell for a ...
Plot: meteor, alien life-form, robbery, rape, alien, professor, chase, monster, mad scientist, deoxyribonucleic acid, experiment, bacteria
Place: miami, florida
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System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Barry is a talented mechanic and family man whose life is torn apart on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. His sister, Brooke, is kidnapped by a sinister team of gas-mask wearing soldiers & experimented on by a psychotic doctor. While Brooke plans ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, road movie, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, apocalypse, survival, gore, australian, splatter, virus, mad scientist, blood, daring rescue, brutality ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   39%
 
 5.1
 255
Full Strike
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ng Kau Sau was once Queen in badminton, she gave up herself after being expelled from the sport. One day she met a brunch of terrible weirdoes: the Drunken Master who was lying on the ground, one-armed Lam Chiu, visually-impaired Ma Kun, and the ...
Plot: championship, training, meteor
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System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
Night of the Wild
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A large meteor crashes into a quiet town, and pet dogs become mysteriously aggressive. attacking and killing the residents. Teenager Roslyn (Mays) and her old but faithful dog Shep are out camping when the attacks hit. Now separated by the chaos in ...
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: small town, violence, meteor, killer dog, dog, insanity, cat, blood splatter, gore, police, camping
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System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
 5.7
 49K
Lake Placid
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, gory, lake or river, rescue, eaten alive, dangerous animal, investigation, scientist, monster, death, sarcasm, blood ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa, new york, new england
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System:   35%
    User:   39%
 
 6.5
 68K
Slither
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, alien, small town, parasite, save the day, husband wife relationship, zombie, violence, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2005
Place: usa, south carolina
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    User:   39%
 
Sex, Lies and Video Violence
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Micke is a total film nerd, who would be rather sitting home watching violent action movies than to be outside drinking and hanging out with friends. One night Micke has prepared to have an orgy of violent movies, but something rather strange ...
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System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
 5.5
 14K
Mafia!
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, mafia, farce, gangsters, vengeance, gangster, casino, stupidity, goofy hero, crime, death, violence ...
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1938
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Creepshow
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark humor, bloody ...
Plot: monster, cult, gory, danger, zombie, death, violence, multiple storylines, transformation, brutality, murder, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, 19th century, future
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 6.2
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The Untamed
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Denmark, France, Germany, Norway, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hypnotic, perturbing, and utterly enthralling, The Untamed combines a suspenseful family drama with truly bizarre elements of science fiction and horror. Desperate to flee but consumed by fear, Alejandra, a young mother and working housewife, is ...
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System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
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The Crater Lake Monster
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The heat of a meteor crashing into the lake incubates a prehistoric egg, which grows into a plesiosaur-like monster that terrifies the community.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, scary
Plot: dangerous animal, ocean or sea, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades, deadly creature, lake, goofy hero, chase, vengeance, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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System:   30%
    User:   35%
 
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, surprise ending, funny ...
Plot: superhero, space travel, superhero team, chase, adventure, demi god, raccoon, green skin, sister sister relationship, father son relationship, megalomaniac, patricide ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: missouri
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System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
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Bait
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building ... along with a 12-foot great white shark.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, scary
Plot: tsunami, dangerous animal, gory, survival, store, confined, danger, deadly, isolation, flood, shark attack, supermarket ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
 4.4
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Deep Space
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, deadly creature, evil alien, rescue, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, alien, space and aliens, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
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Revenge
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jen is enjoying a romantic getaway with her wealthy boyfriend which is suddenly disrupted when his friends arrive for an unannounced hunting trip. Tension mounts in the house until the situation abruptly — and viciously — intensifies, ...
Plot: desert, revenge, rape, vigilante, heist, hunting, violence, mistress, drugs, naked man, male nudity, rape and revenge ...
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System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
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Breeders
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an invasion of the most personal and terrifying kind. When a meteorite crash lands onto a Boston college campus and an alien beast is released, only one man understands its mission to mate. From the depths of an all girls college, the ...
Plot: british, pubic hair, alien, rifle, police, shower, love, death, professor, student, blood, college ...
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    User:   24%
 
Attack the Block
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, talky, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, chase, monster, survival, alien invasion, deadly creature, drugs/alcohol, aliens, violence, evil alien, gang, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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System:   28%
    User:   23%
 
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 2K
Blood Car
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the near future, gas prices are at an astronomical high. One man is determined to find an alternate fuel source. That alternate fuel source turns out to be blood...HUMAN BLOOD.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, biting, offbeat
Plot: zombie, gory, violence spree, obsession, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, blood, teenage life, danger, deadly, chaos ...
Time: future
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System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
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Gilgamesh
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A military expedition in Siberia gone wrong. The existence of humanity is in peril as Inanna, Sumerian goddess of lust and war has summoned a giant meteor to destroy the planet, after being accidentally set free from her ancient prison. The ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: seductress, bedroom, alien, corpse, interrogation, torture, politician, politics, propaganda, murder, party, blood ...
Place: vietnam
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System:   28%
    User:   25%
 
 7.1
 183K
Planet Terror
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two doctors find their graveyard shift inundated with townspeople ravaged by sores. Among the wounded is Cherry, a dancer whose leg was ripped from her body. As the invalids quickly become enraged aggressors, Cherry and her ex-boyfriend Wray lead a ...
Style: dark humor, exciting, rough, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, virus, violence, transformation, military, violent, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, military base, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   27%
 
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, funny, scary, bloody, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, teenager, friendship, apocalypse, virus, small town, danger, parody, unlikely friendships, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
The Giant Spider Invasion
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, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
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    User:   29%
 
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