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Scared To Death (1980)
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Scared To Death (1980)
Original name: Scared to Death
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A series of hideous murders is taking place, and Inspector Capell and cop-turned-novelist Lonergan are investigating. The murders are found to be the work of an out-of-control experiment in genetic engineering. The two men must descend into the city's sewer systems to destroy the horrific miscreation. It won't be hard to find, as it's already looking for its next victims...
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: monster, serial killer, supernatural, paranormal, genetic engineering, creature, alien abduction, creature feature, mutant, writers, female nudity, murder, voyeur, sewer, genetic mutation, ex cop, police detective, blood, candle, gore, roller skating

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, cult film, scary and suspenseful films with plots about monster, creature feature, murder, gore, supernatural, creature and blood mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Scared To Death: The Being (1981), The Terror Within II (1991), Creature of Destruction (1968), The Dark (1979), Spawn of the Slithis (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Being (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town's police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster, which is quickly killing off the town's citizenry.
Style: psychotronic, slasher, cult film
Plot: monster, toxic waste, easter, creature feature, disfigurement, mutant, paranormal, exploitation, police, small town, revenge, radioactivity ...
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, post apocalypse, mutant, underground, hybrid, human monster, creature, monster rape, crossbow
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Creature of Destruction (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A resort hypnotist and his assistant predict murders, which she then commits as a fanged monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, dinosaur, murder, octopus, reincarnation, creature, beach, hypnotist, hypnosis, aquatic humanoid, rock band, animal horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.2
 2K
The Dark (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At night the Mangler stalks the streets of Los Angeles, killing and mutilating random victims. On the trail are a TV reporter, the father of one of the victims, and a police detective, but despite their efforts only the mysterious psychic DeRenzy ...
Style: twist ending, slasher, psychotronic, weird
Plot: alien, murder, monster, evil alien, creature feature, invasion, supernatural, exploitation, police, father, grieving father, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: monster, sea, creature feature, scientist, mutant, nuclear, octopus, sea monster, violence, female nudity, radioactivity, ogre ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Watchers Reborn (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, monster, zoo, genetic engineering, mutant, creature, fire, mutilation, police officer, police officer killed, fbi agent, cabin in the woods ...
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66%
 5.6
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C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, mutant, toxic, police investigation, zombie, experiment gone awry, murder, crimes, survival, toxic waste, violence, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Twisted Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of teenagers win a trip to a summer camp they had attended as children. However, soon after they get there they begin to disappear one by one. The survivors suspect that the disappearances may be connected to the death of a handicapped child ...
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: summer camp, serial killer, murder, teenager, mutilation, female nudity, monster, exploitation, supernatural, supernatural horror, supernatural power, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Watchers III (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A top-secret experiment spawns two highly intelligent life-forms: Einstein, a golden retriever with an IQ of 175; and The Outsider, a deformed monstrosity that exists to kill... and avenge its creators. When the Outsider escapes into the jungles of ...
Plot: jungle, monster, genetic engineering, dog, creature, mutant, golden retriever, helicopter, timebomb, tarot card, disembowelment, flaming arrow ...
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62%
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Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, outer space, creature feature, moon, creature, trapped in space, spacecraft, space travel, corpse, space exploration, mining ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Creature Below (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young scientist discovers a malevolent entity which sets her on a bloody descent into the jaws of insanity.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: monster, creature, creature feature, murder, sibling relationship, marine biologist, nightmare, diving, eaten alive, insanity, evil woman, ocean ...
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Returning from the planet Venus, an errant NASA spacecraft crashes into the ocean, spilling its radioactive cargo. Enveloped by a radioactive mass, a rabid weasel is transformed into a gigantic killer mutant. Prowling the countryside, the huge ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, weird
Plot: monster, creature feature, mad scientist, murder, bicycle, camp, violence, mutation, dead children, gore, animal horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Forbidden World (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, erotic, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, mutant, laboratory, creature feature, cocoon, exploitation, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, genetics, chaos, save the planet, battles ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 51K
Mimic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to ...
Style: scary, suspense, serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: cockroach, insect, virus, mutant, mutation, epidemic, monster, subway, entomologist, husband wife relationship, creature, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
 2K
Uninvited (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sinister corporation loses control of a house cat infected with a genetically-engineered virus. The death-toll rises during the mutant feline's rampage, and eventually, it finds its way on board a ship of a criminal king-pin.
Style: surprise ending, slasher, psychotronic
Plot: creature feature, yacht, cat, animal attack, female nudity, money, murder, criminal, genetic engineering, mutant animal, deadly creature, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 2K
It Waits (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone female park ranger tries to track down a vicious creature killing various people and terrorizing her at a remote national park.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: creature, monster, survival, murder, wilderness, deadly creature, stalking, supernatural, travel, empire, mythical creature, national park ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It Lives Again (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The monster child returns - but now there are three!
Style: macabre, serious, slasher, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: monster, babies and infants, body horror, baby, mutant, creepy child, evil child, pregnancy, psycho, murder, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Angels Fallen (2020)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the tragic loss of his wife battling the forces of darkness, Gabriel is persuaded to rejoin his former team of demon hunters traveling from relatively obscurity in America to the deep unknown regions of Europe. He is joined by his estranged ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: evil, survival, paranormal phenomena, serial killer, crimes, monster, torture, murder of family, angel, supernatural power, demon, demon hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Nightmares (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, supernatural, monster, video game, obsession, maniac, priest, multiple storylines, virtual reality, isolation, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Terror in the Swamp (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In effort to create the perfect nutria for breeding by the fur industry, a scientist and his assistant inadvertently create a brutal mutation that escapes into the nearby swamps.
Style: slasher
Plot: swamp, monster, bigfoot, death, scientist, maniac, supernatural, supernatural power, supernatural serial murderer, violence, mutant, sea monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.7
 2K
Mansquito (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Police lieutenant detective Thomas 'Thom' Randall's steady girl-friend, Dr. Jennifer 'Jen' Allen, is Dr. Aaron Michaels's main assistant on his pharmaceutical firm Bellion's research program to cure the highly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mosquito, monster, mutant, insect, experiment gone awry, swat team, supernatural, track down, transformation, virus, escaped prisoner, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Black Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs. Unfortunately an insanely jealous assistant (who has fallen in love with Eddie's fiance) switches ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: frankenstein, vietnam veteran, monster, experiment, laboratory, martial arts, scientist, murder, african american, creature feature, sabotage, female singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 8K
It's Alive (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Heavily pregnant Lenore Davis tells her husband, Frank, that she is in labor. They leave their eleven year-old son Chris with their friend Charley and they head to the Community Hospital. Lenore feels that something is wrong and delivers a monster ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, monster, supernatural, isolation, body horror, mutant, paranoia, catastrophe, investigation, deadly creature, family in danger, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, seattle, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Coffin Baby (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An attractive young woman is kidnapped, held captive and forced to endure the evils of one of the most violent homicidal maniacs in the city's history. "The Toolbox Killer" aka TBK. It is by her will, strength and her faith that she ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, murder, nightmare, supernatural power, violence, psychopath, cannibal, police, female fighter, hotel, mirror, skeleton ...
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43%
 4.0
 2K
Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, post apocalypse, alien, mutant, laboratory, creature feature, creature, alien abduction, extraterrestrial, survival, murder, disorder ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1998, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Adult Version of Jekyll & Hide (1972)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crazed doctor, who has already murdered a man, finds Dr. Jekyll's diary and mixes up Jekyll's formula. He mixes up a batch of the potion, turns into the Jekyll monster and begins to stalk, rape and murder women.
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: female nudity, exploitation, sex scene, lesbian, jekyll and hyde, bookstore, prostitute, strangulation, serial killer, potion, police detective, bondage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
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Splice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elsa and Clive, two young rebellious scientists, defy legal and ethical boundaries and forge ahead with a dangerous experiment: splicing together human and animal DNA to create a new organism. Named "Dren", the creature rapidly develops ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, twist ending, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, supernatural, genetics, cloning, experiment gone awry, laboratory, dna, experiment, creature, ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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B.C. Butcher (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: When a tribe of cavewomen imparts cruel justice on one of their own their fate takes a turn for the worst. After discovering and falling in love with the corpse sacrificed by the girl-gang, a lone wandering giant of pre-historic mythos is inspired ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: murder, monster, creature feature, death, revenge, violence, absurdism, deadly creature, peril, rescue, characters in danger, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster rape, apocalypse, survival, mutant, desert, isolation, monster, space and aliens, laboratory, rescue, battles, deadly creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Monster of Phantom Lake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mutated monster terrorizes campers in the woods of 1950's Wisconsin.
Style: captivating, disturbing, humorous, parody, horror spoof
Plot: monster, mutant, creature, terrorizing, human versus monster, genetic mutation, terror, supernatural being, supernatural, police officer, canoe, lake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%