Movies like The Crawling Hand

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The Crawling Hand (1963)
 3.1
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The Crawling Hand (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an astronaut space capsule is detonated in orbit, a teenager finds a severed arm among wreckage on earth. Soon the thing returns to life to murder and posses the young man's mind.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, mutant, astronaut, teenage life, crimes, supernatural, danger, deadly, violence, small town, beach, severed arm, disembodied hand, mind control, space and aliens, heroes, mentally unstable, small town life, chases and races, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, alien encounter, alien, cat ...
Time: 60s

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Most similar movies to The Crawling Hand

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, psychotronic and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, escapades, heroes, mutant and space and aliens mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Crawling Hand: The Incredible Melting Man (1977), The Slime People (1963), Nightbeast (1982), Deep Space (1988), Night Feeders (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, evil alien, astronaut, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, man versus machine, space travel, danger, a.i., experiment gone awry, battles ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, heroes, danger, supernatural, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Nightbeast (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An alien crash lands and goes on a killing spree.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, evil alien, violence, murder, motorcycle, monster, alien, cheating girlfriend, deadly, rivalry, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.6
 757
Deep Space (1988)
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, bio weapon, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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3819
 4.7
 346
Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, gory, danger, alien encounter, supernatural, escapades, animal life, deadly, violence, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Blood of Ghastly Horror (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mad scientist implants an electronic device into the brain of an injured soldier, which turns him into a psychotic killer.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, zombie, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, heist, plague, frame up, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
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, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, evil alien, mad scientist, small town, save the world, experiment gone awry, disorder, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.1
 523
Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: bleak, rough, scary, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, survival, deadly, danger, confined, isolation, laboratory, desert, stalking, deadly creature, experiment, half human ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Night of the Scarecrow (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of drunk teenagers accidently set free the spirit of a warlock, which possesses a scarecrow. The scarecrow goes on a bloody rampage killing the descendents of the men who had killed the warlock a century before. A newcomer and the daughter ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: scarecrow, supernatural, warlock, slasher, murder, love affair, deal with the devil, curses spells and rituals, crimes, rivalry, mentally unstable, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.7
 614
Monster (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rural Colombian village is attacked by a horrible sea serpent, aroused by industrial pollution of a nearby lake. Based on a real event that took place in June of 1971.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, monster, zombie, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, investigation, mad scientist, deadly, evil alien, dangerous animal, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, prehistory, 70s
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4K
Stranded (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trapped in space, survival, astronaut, spacecraft, isolation, supernatural, danger, alien encounter, confined, deadly, evil alien, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Silent Warnings (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the accidental death of his cousin Joe Vossimer, the just-graduated electronic engineer Layne Vossimer joins his girlfriend and four friends of them to visit and clean the inherited farm in the country. The local Sheriff Bill Willingham is an ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, mystery, teenage life, alien encounter, family in danger, deadly creature, deadly, save the world, danger, rivalry, college, teleportation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, gory, danger, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, social relations, dynamite, abandoned mine, tentacle, heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 3K
It's Alive (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's Alive is a modern remake of the classic 1970s horror film. When a young woman learns that she's pregnant, she leaves graduate school to set up a home with her boyfriend in the country. The fate of the happy new family takes a gruesome ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, remake of american film ...
Plot: monster, mutant, baby, pregnancy, riddles and clues, supernatural, disorder, babies and infants, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.6
 530
Alien Species (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Huge Motherships from an alien species sneak ominously into orbit around Earth. Lethal bat-winged fighters descend on the planet. Citizens are abducted. Homes are destroyed. The invasion has begun! A small town sheriff, two deputies and a professor ...
Style: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly, supernatural, benign alien, space and aliens, escapades, danger, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, space wars, cons and scams ...
Time: year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.9
 736
Brain of Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" ...
Style: offbeat, rough, psychological, serious, scary ...
Plot: mad scientist, acid, voyeur, brain transplant, disorder, dungeon, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal, mutant, car chase, gory ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
 314
Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, scary, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, escapades, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, supernatural, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly, space and aliens, rescue ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professor "Johnny Longbow" Salina, a man who really knows his stews, introduces Paul Carlson to the practical-joking Kathy Nolan. Paul and Kathy seem to hit it off rather well but, during a meteor storm, a meteorite fragment strikes Paul, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, experiment gone awry, supernatural, buddies, escapades, danger, transformation, vengeance, disorder, chase, imaginary, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.4
 846
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, factory, semen, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, danger, heroes, space and aliens, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, evil alien, teenage life, heroic mission, alien encounter, outer space, survival, anti hero, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Death Street USA (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Scientists poison the water supply of a small town, turning the residents into homicidal maniacs who kill each other and anybody who passes through.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, slasher, sheriff, helicopter, violence, deadly, zombie, escapades, chases and races, danger, legal action, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 2K
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, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: cockroach, mutant, experiment, experiment gone awry, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, island, insect, scientist, escapades, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Monster a-Go Go (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot concerns an American astronaut, Frank Douglas, who mysteriously disappears from his spacecraft as it parachutes to Earth. The vanished astronaut is apparently replaced by or turned into a large, radioactive, humanoid monster. A team of ...
Style: serious, surreal, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: giant, laboratory, countryside, experiment gone awry, alien, astronaut, murder, radiation, chaos and mayhem, disorder, mutant, satellite ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A Russian scientist is arriving to the states caring secret information’s. Disembarking from his plane, he and his American contacts are attacked by a pair of KGB assassins (Anthony Cardoza and John Morrison). Later, it is revealed that he has ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, nuclear bomb, mad scientist, deadly creature, deadly, danger, psychopath, chaos, chase, creature feature, murder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Zontar: The Thing from Venus (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A misguided scientist enables an alien from Venus named Zontar to come to earth in order to help solve man's problems...
Style: offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: satellite, mind control, alien invasion, venus the planet, cave, alien, radio, mad scientist, space and aliens, supernatural, chases and races, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.0
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly creature, save the world, future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, danger, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, year 1992, 90s, 1990s, near future ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Brides of Blood (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Americans investigating the results of nuclear radiation discover a man-eating monster on a remote island.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, bilingual ...
Plot: interracial relations, human sacrifice, monster, mutation, tropical island, superstition, deadly creature, supernatural, heroes, deadly, curses spells and rituals, island ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, baby, mutant, monster, mischievous children, youth, babies and infants, supernatural ability, gory, psychopath, family in danger, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.7
 549
Virus X (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A thriller about a case of highly contagious swine flu virus engineered by rogue scientists. A cover up by a mysterious dark lady linked to the High Spheres adds action and mystery.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: quarantine, mad scientist, psychopath, doctors and patients, danger, deadly, epidemic, surveillance, virus, chases and races, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Attack of the Eye Creatures (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alien "eye" creatures invade a small town in this uncredited remake of "Invasion of the Saucer Men".
Style: scary, semi serious, suspense, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, evil alien, escapades, chases and races, danger, battles, folk, severed arm, disembodied hand, flying saucer, air force, teenager ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%