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The Brain Leeches (1978)
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The Brain Leeches (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Invading aliens are taking over the brains of folks in a small town. The head leech is a wad of black tinfoil with a couple of white thumbtacks for eyes. Others are spidery-like rubber things pulled along by strings.
Style: amateur film
Plot: alien, alien invasion, zombie, wrestler, doctor, nightclub, mind control

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Most similar movies to The Brain Leeches

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, scary and suspenseful films with plots about alien, alien invasion, monster, outer space, evil alien, danger and deadly mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Brain Leeches: The Alien Factor (1978), Planets Around Us (1962), Mutilations (1986), Invasion for Flesh and Blood (1991), The Aliens Are Coming (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Alien Factor (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A spaceship containing specimens for an intergalactic zoo crashes on Earth near a small back woods town. The specimens escape, and soon town folk are turning up mutilated. Very low budget feature was the first for Baltimore filmmaker Don Dohler.
Plot: alien, alcoholic drink, passionate kiss, alien invasion, monster, police, stranded, terror, outer space, car, spacecraft
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Planets Around Us (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An alien race sends cyborgs--made to look like the son of a famous scientist, whom they killed when he landed on their planet--to Earth to help pave the way for an invasion.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, cyborgs, alien invasion, alien robot, alien spacecraft, spacecraft, alien space craft, flying saucer, killer robot, alien technology, humanoid robot
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Alien Factor 2: The Alien Rampage (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A small town is sealed in a electric forcefield by a blood thirsty rampaging killer cyborg alien and it's up to some towns folk and the sheriff's dept to stop it!
Plot: spacecraft, alien, biker, bikini, gunfight, doctor, cyborgs, multiple murder, female sheriff, serial killer
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.0
 144
Mutilations (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A high school science teacher takes his students on a field trip to see a UFO sighting. What they didn't expect, was that it was a flying saucer that crashed a farm house, and an alien predator feeds on humans, killing each student one by one!
Plot: alien, cattle, alien invasion, field trip, trapped, crash landing, astronomer, farmhouse, ufo, tentacle, cow, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Invasion for Flesh and Blood (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Something strange is afoot in the suburbs of New Jersey! Carnivorous entities from out of this world have invaded the Garden State, seeking out the tastiest dish in the entire universe: human flesh! Now only a gang of burnt-out metalheads and one ...
Plot: alien, peeping tom, voyeur, nude woman murdered, cocaine, gore, alien invasion, rape, castration, nudity (full frontal - brief), androids, murder of a nude woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Aliens Are Coming (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An alien mother ship hovering in Earth's atmosphere is the base for an attempted alien invasion of Earth.
Plot: alien, desert, alien abduction, spacecraft, glowing eyes, extraterrestrial, colonization
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.0
 338
Night Zero (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A dinner party turns deadly when a group of friends is trapped inside of their house after a massive alien invasion threatens to take over the world. Things take a turn for the worse when they discover that the chemical the military is using to ...
Plot: alien invasion, catastrophe, zombie, survival, alarm, friendship, couple relations, military, biological warfare, couples
Place: pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, intense, futuristic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, astronomer, soldier, alien, apocalypse, survival, heroic mission, introspection, save the world, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, alien, cave, radio, venus the planet, mind control, alien invasion, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.3
 621
Biohazard (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alien monster uses a psychic to try to take over the earth.
Plot: monster, alien, exploitation, teleportation, nipples, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman in bathtub, blood, kiss, lust, bathtub, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion, from a small town to the city of San Francisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: alien invasion, biologist, alien, body swapping, alien encounter, danger, investigation, apocalypse, supernatural, sleeping, lookalikes, mistaken identity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Alien Convergence (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When flying reptilian creatures wreak havoc all over the world, the survivors’ only hope of stopping them is a new, state-of-the-art fighter jet piloted by the only team that knows how to use the technology.
Plot: obstacle, handicap, alien, drone, alien invasion, fire, cripple, desert, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Monster Invaders from Space (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Monsters from space attack earth, two scientists and a couple of teenagers try to stop the extraterrestrial invaders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: outer space, alien, stock footage, alien invasion, monster, invasion, gore, murder, extraterrestrial, teenager, violence, blood
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Alien Space Avenger (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1939 a spaceship carrying four alien escaped prisoners crash-lands on Earth and the aliens take over the bodies of four locals. Fifty years later the aliens find out that an artist has written a comic book called "Space Avenger," which ...
Plot: criminal, outlaw, alien invasion, alien, hat, blood, bare breasts, dying during sex, comics, nudity (full frontal - brief), camp, pearl necklace ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Parasyte: Part 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Alien pods come to Earth and, naturally, start taking over Human Hosts. One such pod only manages to take over one human's, Shin Izumi, right arm. Together they grow and co-exist, all the while the other aliens are making meals of other humans; ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien, alien parasite, high school student, alien invasion, werewolf, manga
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 16K
Body Snatchers (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving at the base, his teenage daughter Marti befriends Jean ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, evil alien, alien invasion, military base, zombie, sleeping, emotionless, danger, teenage life, research, toxic, cloning ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1950s, 50s
Place: atlanta georgia, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Xtro 3: Watch the Skies (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marines on a deserted island are ordered to disfuse bombs, but then an alien creature terrorizes them.
Plot: alien, revenge, death, betrayal, rabbit, autopsy, u.s. marine corps, remote island, exploitation, machete, explosion, c4 explosives ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
1313: UFO Invasion (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: ADAM is a graduate student in theoretical astronomy and working on his dissertation. He’s always been interested in what’s ‘out there’ and he finds a perfect opportunity to both work and play…..in Roswell, New Mexico.
Style: sexy, serious, cult film, homoerotic
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, alien, danger, space and aliens, alien encounter, swimming pool, house, camp, homosexual subtext, gay
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Invasion from Inner Earth (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of young pilots in a remote region of the Canadian wilderness begin to hear strange reports over their radios about planes crashing, cars stalling and a deadly plague which has gripped the planet. It becomes clear that earth is in the midst ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: cabin, snowmobile, lake, forest, wilderness, alien invasion, alien, camping, ufo, insanity, violence, end of the world ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 109K
The Faculty (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parasite, alien invasion, alien, youth, teenage life, teenager, first contact, teachers and students, evil alien, high school life, small town, high school ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: This movie is a faithful adaptation of H. G. Well's book, set in the 19th century.
Plot: space wars, alien invasion, space war, alien, tripod, battles, mars, destruction of city, poison gas, demolished city, battle, bacteria ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1890s, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Earth Dies Screaming (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A crack space pilot returns to earth to find the planet has been devastated by some unknown forces. There are a few survivors, so he organizes them in a plan to ward off control by a group of killer robots.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, robot, alien invasion, deadly, danger, evil alien, space and aliens, survival, androids and robots, escapades, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When an atomic war on Mars destroys the planet's women, it's up to Martian Princess Marcuzan and her right-hand man Dr. Nadir to travel to earth and kidnap women for new breeding stock. Landing in Puerto Rico, they shoot down a NASA space ...
Style: scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: evil alien, mars, beach, breeding, monster, outer space, creature feature, androids, martian, alien invasion, alien, alien abduction ...
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, gory, good versus evil, outer space, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 304
Foreboding (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Miyuki tells Etsuko that she has a ghost in her home. When Etsuko goes to her home, there is only her father there. Etsuko takes her to the hospital, Miyuki receives a diagnosis that she lacks the concept of 'family'.
Style: psychological
Plot: alien invasion, buried alive, guide, hospital, moon, fainting, police, wife, mirror, gun, husband wife relationship, man in a wheelchair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.5
 626
Unseen Evil 2 (2004)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After a series of brutal, unexplained murders in a remote forest, a rogue military unit is recruited to hunt for whoever - or whatever - has rendered the attacks. In order to carry out the investigation, they need the help of the only survivor, ...
Plot: invisible, alien, mercenary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 22
Tabloid (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Story: Aliens invade an aerobics class before the credits roll in this horror anthology spoof illustrating outrageous stories that could easily be found in a tabloid newspaper at your local grocery store checkout! The stories are: Baby Born With Full ...
Style: anthology, horror spoof
Plot: vacuum cleaner, alien, tabloid, zombie, baby, newborn, alien invasion, evil alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 826
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, semen, factory, alien, bed and breakfast, save the world, deadly creature, profanity, human host, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 44
Black Friday (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: From director Crescentia Volz and producer Jayme Schmitt comes a horror film of which the likes haven't been seen for 60 years. During the weekend of Thanksgiving, aliens put their plans to take over the Earth in motion. Two friends, Mike and ...
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: thanksgiving, death, battle, super computer, explosion, blood, mind control, blonde, running, apocalypse, alien, survival ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.5
 894
Star Crystal (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Crew members aboard a space ship encounter an alien life form intent on killing them.
Plot: monster, alien, outer space, trapped in space, crystal, spacecraft, space travel, expedition
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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