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Thunder of Gigantic Serpent (1988)
 4.7
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Thunder of Gigantic Serpent (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A secret formula that can cause plants and animals to expand a thousand-fold in size is stolen by a terrorist group. During a wild chase and shoot-out, the formula is lost. It's found by a little girl who accidently gives the formula to her pet snake. After the snake grows to an immense size, it follows and protects her. When the terrorists go after the girl, the snake begins destroying everything in its path.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: giant snake, martial arts, monster, fight, snake, terrorist, army, giant monster, kidnapping, giant animal, mutation, laboratory, girl, fire, genetic engineering, fighter jet, secret formula, monster terrorizes city, creature feature, genetic experiment

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Most similar movies to Thunder of Gigantic Serpent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, serious and scary films with plots about creature feature, danger, deadly, monster, explosion, blood and survival mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Thunder of Gigantic Serpent: Zombie vs. Ninja (1989), King Cobra (1999), Varan the Unbelievable (1962), Komodo vs. Cobra (2005), Scorpion Thunderbolt (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zombie vs. Ninja (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ethan, a young man, is beaten while his father is killed by a group of thieves. With the help of an undertaker, Ethan trains in kung fu by fighting the dead. Meanwhile, an American Ninja, Dragon, must fend off against the thieves and their ninja ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ninja, martial arts, fistfight, mask, brawl, fight, revenge, murder, kung fu, martial artist, kung fu classic, masked hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.1
 2K
King Cobra (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 30 feet of pure terror is the result of an experimental drug used in a biochemical lab and this mutated nightmare is pure evil! Half-African cobra and half-diamondback, he's 30 feet long with a giant appetite for terror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: giant snake, laboratory, mad scientist, dangerous animal, small town, experiment gone awry, danger, heroes, escapades, martial arts, rivalry, mutation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Varan the Unbelievable (1962)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In an effort to find an economic means of purifying salt water, a joint U.S.-Japanese military command is set up on an isolated Japanese island where an unusual salt water lake is situated. However, their purifying experiments arouse the prehistoric ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, giant monster, giant, adaptation, monster terrorizes city, loss of brother, lake, death of title character
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Komodo vs. Cobra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A team of environmentalists, including a reporter, her camera man, and an environmentalist's famous girlfriend charter a boat and with the captain, sail to a military island. They suspect the island is hosting to illegal activities. Upon ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant animal, giant snake, island, laboratory, scientist, experiment gone awry, race against time, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, survival, rescue, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Scorpion Thunderbolt (1988)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A female journalist transforms into a snake demon and goes on murderous rampages.
Plot: curse, snake, revenge, flute, fight, murder, witch, kung fu, sword, ring, black magic, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Godzilla vs. Kong (2021)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a time when monsters walk the Earth, humanity’s fight for its future sets Godzilla and Kong on a collision course that will see the two most powerful forces of nature on the planet clash in a spectacular battle for the ages. As Monarch embarks ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: giant monster, godzilla, giant animal, monster versus monster, giant creature, sea monster, creature, giant ape, creature feature, monster, king kong, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: usa, antarctica, philadelphia, florida, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.7
 954
The Bees (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Corporate smuggling of South American killer bees into the United States results in huge swarms terrorizing the northern hemisphere. A small team of scientists work desperately to destroy the threat, but the bees soon mutate into a super-intelligent ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: laboratory, creature feature, animal attack, dead children, sky, experiment, american horror, senator, bee, garbage, blood, beach ...
Place: brazil, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Anaconda 3: Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, snake, giant snake, dangerous animal, supernatural, danger, race against time, obsessive quest, experiment gone awry, plague, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.0
 378K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, survival horror, quarantine, survival, chaos, destruction, chaos and mayhem, fear, escape, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.3
 2K
New Alcatraz (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Paleontologist Robert Trenton (Dean Cain) is called to Northeastern Antarctica near the Indian Ocean to help the FBI build an underground maximum-security military base and prison for the world's most dangerous criminals and terrorists. The ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, prison, survival, isolation, danger, deadly creature, ancient mystery, confined, chases and races, escape, giant snake, animal horror ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, south pole, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Full Metal Ninja (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As he struggles to rescue his kidnapped family, a martial arts expert vows to seek revenge against the abductors
Plot: camp, katana sword, ninjitsu, katana, ninja master, ninja warrior, ninja magic, gun, swordsman, revenge, ninja, mask ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Boa vs. Python (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After an overly ambitious businessman transports an 80-foot python to the United States, the beast escapes and starts to leave behind a trail of human victims. An FBI agent and a snake specialist come up with a plot to combat the creature by pitting ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, giant snake, hunting, race against time, survival, giant animal, python, one man army, chaos and mayhem, danger, obsessive quest, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, philadelphia, atlantic city new jersey, west virginia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American scientist up to no good (as usual) by creating the half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda: Pteracuda. When the creature inevitably escapes, it's up to Sharktopus to stop him.
Style: psychotronic, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: sea monster, shark, monster versus monster, giant monster, scientist, monster, genetic engineering, creature feature, beach, marine biologist, fish, tentacle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
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Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: underwater, giant monster, sea monster, giant creature, animal attack, monster, sea creature, earthquake, water, ocean, fear, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When shark conservationist Dr. Misty Calhoun is invited to consult on a top-secret project run by pharmaceutical billionaire Carl Durant, she is shocked to learn that the company is using unpredictable and highly aggressive bull sharks as its test ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, scientist, flooding, killer shark, survival, research, animal attack, female scientist, experiment, mutation, eaten alive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Python (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sleepy New Haven California is a small town with a big problem. A sixty foot slithering horror has arrived and shattered the town's tranquillity on it's path of death and destruction... Growing violent and more savage with each attack the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lockjaw: Rise of the Kulev Serpent (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In the countryside, the boy Alan and his friend Becky steal a creepy wooden box with a powerful voodoo stick inside from his voodooistic neighbor. When the boy draws with the stick, his drunken father is attacked by a snake and vanishes. Years ...
Style: rough, scary, macabre, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voodoo, snake, giant snake, deadly creature, danger, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, eaten alive, giant animal, group of friends, characters killed one by one, hit and run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Spiders II: Breeding Ground (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jason and Alexandra 'Alex', a close couple, loose their sail yacht in a storm and are grateful to get picked up by Captain Jim Bigelow's commercial carrier. Suspicous about the rough treatment and injections given by ship's ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: giant spider, mutant, rescue, pirate, mad scientist, laboratory, creature feature, giant creature, heroes, dangerous animal, ship, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Xtinction: Predator X (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her father seemingly goes missing, divorcee Laura LeCrois is forced to return home after a 20-year hiatus. However, home is not the way Laura remembers it. Her father is in major debt with the bank, her ex-boyfriend is the town sheriff, and her ...
Style: serious, scary, rough
Plot: alligator, danger, missing person, giant monster, family in danger, psychopath, deadly, small town, bank, small town life, monster, ship ...
Time: prehistory
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.3
 297
The Vortex (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a convoy of American soldiers disappears in the Mideast, a Special OPS team is deployed on a search and rescue mission. When they arrive they encounter monstrous over-sized scorpions, spiders and snakes that were created when a former ...
Plot: giant spider, giant snake, monster, vortex, soldier, experiment, snake, spider, wormhole, humvee, scorpion, rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mega Python vs. Gatoroid (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fanatical animal rights activist (Debbie Gibson) releases giant pythons into the Everglades, believing the wild animals should be set free. When they start decimating the native animal population, an over-zealous park ranger (Tiffany) feeds ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: giant snake, monster versus monster, battles, rivalry, danger, escapades, alligator, chaos, teenage life, vigilantism, dangerous animal, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.9
 920
Snakeman (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An object is found that points to the secret of eternal youth so a research team is sent to find the fountain only to find it is protected by a giant snake
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant snake, snake, amazon, jungle, heroic mission, survival, wilderness, treasure hunt, giant monster, adventurer, curses spells and rituals, amazon tribe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, eyeball, sink, youth, gas mask, shovel, blood, knocked unconscious, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 5.4
 4K
Watchers (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A boy takes in a stray dog, later finding out that its an ultra-intelligent runaway from a genetic research lab. Unknow to him, the dog is being stalked by another escaped creature thats not quite so friendly.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, danger, on the run, genetic engineering, government agent, laboratory, stalking, dog, heroes, supernatural ability, creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: stylized, exciting, scary, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, plague, female assassin, female fighter, future dystopia, zombie apocalypse, hand to hand combat, pandemic, chase, survival, good versus evil ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, washington d.c., new york, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
3-Headed Shark Attack (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world’s greatest killing machine is three times as deadly when a mutated shark threatens a cruise ship. As the shark eats its way from one end of the ship to the next, the passengers fight the deadly predator using anything they can find.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, intense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, monster, mutation, creature feature, eaten alive, absurdism, cruise ship, beach, shark attack, adventure, heroes, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.3
 1K
Vipers (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vipers is a 2008 film directed by Bill Corcoran. It stars Tara Reid and Corbin Bernsen. It premiered on the Sci Fi Channel on September 21, 2008, and was released on DVD on September 23, 2008. A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, slasher
Plot: snake, hotel, island, survival, isolation, mad scientist, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, laboratory, mutation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 961
Spasms (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
Plot: monster, college, telepathy, poison, killer animal, snake, professor, research, cult leader, creature feature, laboratory, obsession ...
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 5K
Stung (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A fancy garden party turns into upper class prey when a colony of killer wasps mutates into seven foot tall predators.
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: creature feature, mutation, mansion, monster, party, wasp, juggling, giant insect, ice pick, marijuana, countryside, no survivors ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, surprise ending, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant snake, betrayal, survival, adventure, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, deadly, jungle, snake, experiment, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%