Movies like Fer-de-Lance

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Fer-de-Lance (1974)
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Fer-de-Lance (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American submarine leaves Tierra Del Fuego, and one of its crew has secretly brought aboard a container full of poisonous snakes which escape storage and bite key personnel on the submarine, causing an accident that cripples the vehicle so that it drops to the bottom of the Southern Ocean. Worse still, the snakes are still at large on the submarine and complicate the efforts of the crew to escape the sunken vessel.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: submarine, snake, ocean, investigation, accident, animal attack, underwater, trapped

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Most similar movies to Fer-de-Lance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and suspense films with plots about danger, underwater, survival, adventure, submarine, escapades and underwater scene mostly in Thriller, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Fer-de-Lance: Eve (1968), Jaws (1975), The Abyss (1989), Black Sea (2014), Savage Harvest (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eve (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, Liechtenstein, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Adventurer and treasure hunter Mike Yates is hoping to find a cache of Incan treasure lost in the Amazon jungle. While looking for his missing partner, he stumbles across a beautiful jungle girl named Eve. Later on, he comes across Eve's ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, air disaster, snake, trap, amazon tribe, tribe, amazon, treasure hunt, impostor, jungle girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.0
 538K
Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An insatiable great white shark terrorizes the townspeople of Amity Island, The police chief, an oceanographer and a grizzled shark hunter seek to destroy the bloodthirsty beast.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, fear, dangerous animal, monster, shark attack, animal horror, police chief, chief of police, survival, underwater, animal attack, great white shark ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, atlantic ocean, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.6
 161K
The Abyss (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface where he confronts a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: underwater, submarine, ocean, ufo, first contact, sea, space and aliens, alien encounter, ocean or sea, heroic mission, sacrifice, alien life-form ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.4
 34K
Black Sea (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on-board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tricky ...
Plot: submarine, underwater, sea, boat, treasure hunt, gold, adventure, ocean or sea, danger, sunken ship, survival, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1941, year 2008
Place: black sea, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 5.9
 456
Savage Harvest (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family in Africa is besieged by a group of lions, driven mad by the drought. They have to survive multiple attacks but some colleagues are eaten by the lions.
Plot: lion, trapped, hunter, piano, rifle, hyena, singing, animal attack, fire, trapped in a building, family relations, exploding car ...
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Ice Station Zebra (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A top-secret Soviet spy satellite -- using stolen Western technology -- malfunctions and then goes into a descent that lands it near an isolated Arctic research encampment called Ice Station Zebra, belonging to the British, which starts sending out ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, espionage, submarine, arctic, cold war, double agent, secret agents, military, adventure, catastrophe, political intrigue, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Desperate Voyage (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Plummer plays a modern-day pirate who hijacks private yachts, steals the valuables on board, and sends the passengers to the bottom of the ocean. His captives on this voyage are Cliff Potts, Christine Belford, Lara Parker and Nicholas Pryor, none of ...
Plot: pirate, ocean, yacht, rape, devastation, caribbean sea, murder, boat, trapped, cruise, water, terror
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A new Soviet nuclear missile sub (a Boomer) heading out on her maiden voyage that is being tracked by a Los Angeles class American submarine suddenly goes silent and "disappears". This focuses the attention of both U.S. Intelligence and ...
Style: suspense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, spy, navy, warship, underwater, nuclear threat, politics, defection, desertion, cia, mutiny ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, russia, washington d.c., soviet union, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, rescue, caribbean sea, shark attack, great white shark, vengeance, revenge, survival, death, deadly, gory ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Terror of the Bloodhunters (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An escaped prisoner flees to the South American jungle, where he must survive not only wild animals and disease but also a ferocious Indian tribe.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, tribe, python, political prisoner, prison escape, snake
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 11K
The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, shipwreck, treasure hunt, danger, chase, shark, ocean or sea, ocean, mafia, vacation, morphine ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 4K
Cage Dive (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three friends from California are filming an audition tape for an extreme reality game show. They document their journey to Australia where they will be doing their most dangerous activity.... Shark Cage Diving. A catastrophic turn of events leaves ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bloody, intense
Plot: shark attack, shark, ocean, animal attack, danger, found footage, underwater, friends, diving, fish, extreme sport, cell ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 5K
Pioneer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Germany, Sweden, France, Finland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Pioneer is set in the early '80s, at the beginning of the Norwegian Oil Boom. Enormous oil and gas deposits are discovered in the North Sea and the authorities aim to bring the oil ashore through a pipeline from depths of 500 meters. A ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: underwater, obsession, uncover truth, investigation, conspiracy, danger, scuba diving, greed, oil industry, oil field, oil, hallucination ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.6
 211
Night Creature (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A big-game hunter brings a killer leopard to his private island and turns it loose so he can hunt it down. However, unexpected visitors arrive at the island and interrupt his hunt. Meanwhile, the leopard begins to hunt the inhabitants of the island.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: animal attack, island, human animal relationship, father daughter relationship, scaffold, little girl, asian woman, hunting, ruins, novelist, rain, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: thailand, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Dangerous Waters (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A river expert (Connie Selleca), her boy friend (Matt McCoy), and her children go on a river rafting trip. But things go awry when they are taken captive by escaped convicts searching for stolen money.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rafting, river, river rapids, waterfall, held captive, mother daughter relationship, cave, wilderness, handcuffs, survival, diving, death by drowning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, obsessive quest, obsession, submarine, escapades, deadly, rivalry, danger, losing-it hero, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 39K
Jaws 3-D (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, later it is discovered that the shark's 35-foot mother is also a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant animal, shark, killer shark, great white shark, rescue, scuba diving, water skiing, theme park, adventure, survival, dolphins, control room ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, orlando florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 124
Jigsaw (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.
Plot: amnesia, investigation, lsd, murder, blackmail, apartment, government, death
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Run, Simon, Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A Papago Indian returns to his reservation after a prison term and searches for his brother's killer.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: injustice, murder, native american, indian reservation, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, righting the wronged, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, life is a bitch ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.9
 2K
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 ⇓
49%
The Neptune Factor (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger.
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, catastrophe, ocean, laboratory, survival, isolation, alien encounter, save the day, deadly, space and aliens, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 5K
Marooned (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After spending several months in an orbiting lab, three astronauts prepare to return to earth only to find their rockets wont fire. After initially thinking they might have to abandon them in orbit, NASA decides to launch a daring rescue. Their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, futuristic ...
Plot: nasa, space travel, rescue, astronaut, spacewalk, race against time, outer space, escapades, confined, survival, isolation, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, future
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Atlantic Rim: Resurrection (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When huge bio-mechanical monsters descend upon the earth ready to destroy the entire city of Los Angeles, a whole new team of top notch "M-bot" pilots take control of their supercharged robot warriors and try to save the world from being ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: giant robots, killer robot, alien invasion, creature, giant robot, ocean, spider, monster, poison gas, cave
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Tomorrow Man (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The android Kent is programmed to travel back in time and save humanity from its future. His way leads to earth, which is going to be destroyed by a great rocket-disaster. As he wants to prohibit this, a mad scientist is in his way. But there are ...
Style: buddy movie
Plot: escape from custody, hospital, evil scientist, snake, human becoming an animal, on the run, saving a life, hotel, philosophy, explosion, comet, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Code Name: Wolverine (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Harry Gordini is on his way to Italy for a holiday with his family. On his way he accidentally picks up the wrong suitcase which holds in it hundreds of millions worth of new superdrug. Now the drugdealers want the drugs back and kidnap Harry's ...
Plot: revenge, underwater, navy, male underwear, homoeroticism, drugs, code name, underwater fight, homoerotic fight, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.3
 720
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, animal attack, shark attack, sea ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 48K
In the Deep (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two sisters on Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean, with oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, ocean, shark attack, diving, underwater, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, rescue, sister, vacation, oxygen, survival horror ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 1K
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, submarine, survival, mutant, military, snake, race against time, save the day, dangerous animal, isolation, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, taiwan, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 2K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, mutation, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 1K
Ice (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the whole North of the Equator freezes below zero, a group of people in Los Angeles risk their lives while trying to "escape" from the city's hostile conditions, in order to take a ship to a hotter place on Earth.
Style: disaster movie
Plot: submarine, scientist, nurse, architect, winter, post apocalypse, ice age, sun, white house, swimming pool, police, snow ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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