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The Rat Savior (1976)
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The Rat Savior (1976)
Original name: Izbavitelj
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A poor writer discovers that a species of rats has banded together to impersonate humans and supplant them unnoticed, in a manner reminiscent of the transformations in Eugene Ionesco's Rhinoceros, or the covert conspiracy of pod-people in The Invasion of the Body Snatchers. This film's story is based on a book by the Soviet writer Alexander Greene.
Style: psychotronic, allegory
Plot: writers, rat, rich poor, secret organization, animals, poverty, impregnation, transformation, animal, period piece
Time: 1930s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, cult film and scary films with plots about monster, gore, blood, scientist, murder, transformation and female nudity mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Rat Savior: Rat Scratch Fever (2011), Scared To Death (1980), Food of the Gods II (1989), The Regenerated Man (1994), Rejuvenator (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rat Scratch Fever (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brought back from a doomed space mission, an army of giant rats develop a big appetite for Los Angeles residents.
Plot: rodent, blood, rat, animal attack, gore, giant monster, apocalypse
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Rats Are Coming! The Werewolves Are Here! (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The daughter in a family of werewolves decides to put an end to the family curse.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: isolation, werewolf, rat, animal cruelty
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Scared To Death (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: genetic engineering, serial killer, mutant, gore, blood, splatter, monster, roller skating, ex cop, murder, sewer, writers ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: bound and gagged, sex in shower, police detective, sexploitation, sex scene, female nudity, exploitation, shower, rape, lesbian, erotica, castration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Food of the Gods II (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A growth hormone experiment gets out of hand, when the the resulting giant man-eating rats escape, reaking havoc on the unsuspecting campus. Much blood-letting follows.
Style: surprise ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: rat, genetic engineering, giant monster, violence, cigarette smoking, police car, death, telephone, police, swimming pool, microphone, pay phone ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Regenerated Man (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Experiment involving human tissue regeneration goes horribly wrong when Dr. Clark is forced to drink his own potion by two deranged thugs. But instead of killing him, it transforms him into THE REGENERATED MAN. And they better not shoot him - ...
Plot: transformation, giant monster, scientist, impalement, gang, attempted rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
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Rejuvenator (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rich actress who has gotten too old for leading roles employs a scientist who is working on a formula for eternal youth. The formula involves withdrawing certain fluids from the human brain. She takes the serum, but its unforeseen side effects ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, experiment, mutation, fountain of youth, creature feature, gore, rejuvenation, actress, drugs, drug, transformation, monster
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
46%
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Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: mutant, rat, survivor, survival, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, save the world, animal life, chaos, gory ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, mutant, monster, explosion, fbi agent, cabin in the woods, zoo, genetic engineering, mutilation, police officer, police officer killed, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Miss Osbourne (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's the engagement party for brilliant young Dr. Henry Jekyll and his fiancée, the beautiful Fanny Osbourne, attended by various pillars of Victorian society. But when people are found raped and murdered outside and ultimately inside the ...
Style: gothic
Plot: gothic horror, transformation, rape, human experiment, female nudity, perversion, mad scientist, good versus evil, eroticism, rapist, horse and carriage, bathtub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A doctor (Bernie Casey) in a Watts clinic takes his own medicine and becomes a monstrous white killer of hookers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jekyll and hyde, evil doctor, african american, police, prostitute, serum, race, potion, mad scientist, transformation, metamorphosis, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Altered Species (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Altered Species is a 2001 horror film, about a scientist who has found a way to regenerate damaged tissue in the body. He has tried his experiment on rats, but the effects are disastrous. One of them grows to 50 times its normal size, and attempts ...
Plot: giant animal, rat, professor, laboratory, hypodermic needle, basement, electrocution, knocked unconscious, blood, flask, shovel, gas mask ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.4
 719
Rat Man (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A maniac butchers a fashion model on a Caribbean island and leaves the body to be eaten by rats. The model's sister suspects something isn't quite right with the police investagation and decides to go snooping on her own. With her friend, ...
Style: psychotronic
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Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Navy vs. the Night Monsters (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: US Navy battles monsters unearthed from the frozen arctic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: navy, scientist, monster, tropical island, acid, love triangle, u.s. navy, creature feature, nurse, molotov cocktail, air disaster, camp ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
36%
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Deadly Eyes (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corn grain contaminated with steroids produces large rats the size of small dogs who begin feeding on the residents of Toronto. Paul, a college basketball coach, teams up with Kelly, a local health inspector, to uncover the source of the mysterious ...
Style: suspense, rough, tense, bleak
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Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: nuclear, scientist, mutant, monster, violence, sea monster, radioactivity, radioactive, animal, sea, gore, female nudity ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, enigmatic, psychotronic
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Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.7
 2K
Breeders (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An otherwordly perpetrator has been attacking female virgins in Manhattan. As Dr. Pace and Detective Andriotti work together to identify the strange organic materials found on the women, the victims begin arising in a trance and leaving the hospital.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, suspenseful, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 4K
Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, mad scientist, chaos, deadly creature, mutant, danger, deadly, imaginary, dangerous animal, disorder, gory, extinction ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Night Caller (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The inhabitants of Ganymede need to find mates from another world or they will become extinct. They soon discover a suitable breeding stock amongst the females of planet Earth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: alien abduction, teleportation, alien, scientist, post apocalypse, outer space, soldier, extraterrestrial, sergeant, model, commander, mauling ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A surgeon transplants the heart of an ape into his ailing son with horrific results.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gorilla, wrestling, murder, rape, heart transplant, operation, shower, orangutan, stabbed in the chest, zoo, violence, decapitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 996
The Mutations (1974)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mad scientist (Donald Pleasence) crosses plants with people, and the results wind up in a sideshow.
Style: rough, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 53
Still Waters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ben and Sally head to rural Queensland for some much needed time away. Unfortunately for Ben he has been marked. Something evil is calling him and won't rest until it's free. Sally has no idea the danger she is now in.
Style: psychotronic, rough, scary, suspense, cult film
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, demon, ghost, pursuit, murder, religion, rape, diary, cross, skeleton, bone ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Harbinger Down (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of grad students have booked passage on the fishing trawler Harbinger to study the effects of global warming on a pod of Orcas in the Bering Sea. When the ship's crew dredges up a recently thawed piece of old Soviet space wreckage, ...
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
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Time: year 1982
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.9
 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, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, survival, post apocalypse, shower, monster, alien, creature, mutant, escapades, race against time, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: future, 1990s, 20th century, 90s, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%