Movies like Planet of the Sharks

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Planet of the Sharks (2016)
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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: tense, suspense, suspenseful, intense
Plot: shark, extinction, mutation, fear, danger, blood, rescue, water, earth, glacier, brutality, deadly, death, ice, catastrophe
Time: future

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Most similar movies to Planet of the Sharks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and serious films with plots about danger, shark, survival, deadly, blood, dangerous animal and shark attack mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Planet of the Sharks: Megalodon (2018), 5-Headed Shark Attack (2017), Ice Sharks (2016), 3-Headed Shark Attack (2015), Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Empire of the Sharks (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a future earth where 98% of the surface is underwater, a Warlord who controls an army of sharks meets his match when he captures the daughter of a mysterious shark caller who must learn to marshal a supernatural ability if she is to free her ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, tense
Plot: warlord, shark, ocean, good versus evil, danger, apocalypse, rescue, friendship, mind control, underwater, death, distopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
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95%
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
Plot: shark, monster, escape, blood, women's prison, fear, danger, partners, death, investigation, rage, police detective ...
Place: arkansas
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79%
 2.9
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Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: shark, prehistoric creature, shark attack, monster, giant animal, military, animal attack, rescue, underwater, underwater scene, mad, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
5-Headed Shark Attack (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A beautiful island is home to thousands of species of aquatic life. Now there is a new species: the 5-Headed Shark is all heads and teeth. Shaped like a demented starfish, this monster terrorizes the open ocean before invading the beaches of Puerto ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: shark, animal horror, eaten alive, shark attack, animal attack, danger, great white shark, dangerous animal, deadly, underwater, characters killed one by one, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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
Plot: monster, shark, mutation, absurdism, eaten alive, creature feature, cruise ship, beach, shark attack, adventure, heroes, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many years ago, hundreds of locals and tourists were massacred by giant man-eating sharks in the infamous 1916 Jersey Shore attacks. But that's just a legend... or is it? It's a holiday weekend on the Jersey Shore and, unbeknownst to ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, danger, save the day, beach, ocean or sea, killer shark, deadly, blood, animal attack, shark attack, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Blue Demon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The "Blue Demon" project is an attempt by a team of scientists to train Great White sharks to protect America's coastline from any intruders.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: killer shark, ocean or sea, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, chaos, genetic engineering, eaten alive, brutality, fear, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 3.7
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D-Railed (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Passengers on a murder mystery train that crashes into a river must decide whether to risk waiting for help in the wreckage or take their chances in the murky depths below.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: deadly, survival, danger, supernatural, giant monster, chaos, survival horror, accident, rescue, deadly creature, murder mystery, blood ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, mutant, monster, lighthouse, blood splatter, boat, husband wife relationship, gore, storm, flare gun, fight ...
Time: year 1984
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 963
Earthtastrophe (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a white hot flash of light, and with no warning, one minute our moon is there, the next it's gone. Then, a second flash. And that's the last thing anyone on Earth can remember. 11 months later, it's not post- apocalyptic; it's ...
Style: bleak, exciting, futuristic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, catastrophe, wormhole, danger, life is a bitch, future dystopia, brutality, rescue, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
 921
Dragon Wasps (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A scientist enlists the help of the US army to investigate the mysterious disappearance of her father, deep in the Belizean jungle. Caught in the crossfire between a brutal guerrilla army controlled by a mystical warlord, they are also confronted by ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: jungle, wasp, rescue, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, soldier, giant insect, insect, mutation, swarm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Nightmare Shark (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of shark-attack survivors is hunted by a supernatural shark that haunts their dreams.
Style: tense, suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: nightmare, shark, shark attack, survival, dangerous animal, danger, fear, terrorizing, sex scene, flashback, it was all a dream, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 10K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, deadly creature, technology gone awry, heroic mission, sea ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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
Place: california, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Komodo vs. Cobra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A team of environmentalists, including a reporter, her camera man, and an environmentalist's famous girlfriend charter a boat and with the captain, sail to a military island. They suspect the island is hosting to illegal activities. Upon ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant animal, giant snake, island, laboratory, scientist, experiment gone awry, race against time, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, survival, dangerous animal, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 2K
Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Megalodon is a 2002 American shark film. It takes place out on a deep sea oil rig.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, escapades, deadly, danger, isolation, forces of nature, survival, killer shark, oil rig, shark attack, space and aliens ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Alligator Alley (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of mutant gators attack the cajun people. Pouring blue chemicals in a Louisiana swamp causes the alligator population to morph into monstrous creatures including a clan of cajuns living in the bayou.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, humorous, tense
Plot: swamp, alligator, mutation, death, police officer, hunter, father daughter relationship, human versus monster, danger, mutant animal, sheriff, motorboat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A biological experiment goes bad, this time releasing a gaggle of mutated great white sharks with a taste for human flesh. Soon enough, shark expert Nick West is on the case, leading a crew to study them and eventually bring them back into ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark attack, shark, rescue, survival, danger, deadly, race against time, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, secret agents, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 1K
Croc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A large man-eating crocodile terrorizes tourists and locals near Krabi, in Thailand. Michael Madsen plays a hunter stalking the immense reptile, while sub-plots include a rivalry between a foreigner, who owns a crocodile-farm, and a Thai man who ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, crocodile, danger, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, cons and scams, eaten alive, trapped, zoo, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.1
 894
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, heroic mission, survival, escapades, deadly creature, danger, race against time, deadly, vengeance, obsession ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jurassic Galaxy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the near future, a ship of space explorers crash land on an unknown planet. They're soon met with some of their worst fears as they discover the planet is inhabited by monstrous dinosaurs.
Style: suspenseful, breathtaking, futuristic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: dangerous animal, alarm, survival, chase, fear, chaos, monster, dinosaur, adventure, danger, deadly, team ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
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Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: suspenseful, absurd, scary, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: shark, flood, storm, beach, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, gory, danger, tornado, evacuation, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.8
 1K
Frenzy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends runs a popular travel vlog that helps fund their adventures. The leader of the group includes her younger sister for the next scuba diving trip to an isolated cove. But when their plane crashes, the two sisters must use their ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: plane crash, shark attack, shark, survival horror, sister sister relationship, scuba diving, danger, adventure, couples, flare, severed arm
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.3
 719
Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, heroes, underwater, survival, shark, animal attack, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: spider, rescue, mad scientist, survival, escapades, deadly creature, rivalry, deadly, race against time, danger, obsessive quest, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.7
 3K
Swamp Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Open on gorgeous swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin in the summer. Lots of beautiful teens are at the beach the weekend before Gator Fest. That night an animal smuggling deal goes wrong and a large sea creature escapes into a swampy backwoods ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychotronic
Plot: swamp, shark attack, sheriff, shark, small town, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, eaten alive, stranded, bikini, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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
Plot: shark, shark attack, teenager, eaten alive, lake, creature feature, survival, characters killed one by one, death, gore, killer shark, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.4
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Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, secret identity, deadly, adventure, deadly creature, anti heroes, anti hero, resort, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%