Movies like The Shark Hunter

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The Shark Hunter (1979)
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The Shark Hunter (1979)
Original name: Il cacciatore di squali
Genre: Adventure
Country: Mexico, Spain, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crusty recluse on a Caribbean island who is dedicated to destroying sharks gets involved in a hunt for buried treasure.
Plot: shark, island, martial arts, violence, gunfight, car chase, explosion, evil man, creature feature

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Most similar movies to The Shark Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, serious and suspenseful films with plots about island, sword fight, violence, heroes, pirate, ship and adventure mostly in Adventure, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Shark Hunter: Spies, Inc. (1992), Lake of Virgins (1982), The Treasure of Monte Cristo (1961), The Lost Continent (1968), The Treasure of Jamaica Reef (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spies, Inc. (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spies from different nationalities stationed in a small Asian island work out a plot to create an international incident taking profit from it. Defrauding CIA through fake reports and running a front company using operating funds, they control the ...
Plot: cia, island, spy
Place: sri lanka
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Lake of Virgins (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Spain
Story: A man discovers an island covered in treasure. But when he attempts to fully explore island and collect the treasure, he ends up discovering some mysterious nymphs who seduce him.
Plot: treasure, island, seduction, polygamy, utopia, sex, homesickness, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Treasure of Monte Cristo (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dashing ex-officer in His Majesty’s army, Captain Adam Corbett (Calhoun) becomes embroiled in intrigue when he agrees to escort Colonel Wilfred Jackson (Ian Hunter) and his daughter Pauline (Patricia Bredin) on a perilous quest for treasure. ...
Plot: explosion, coach, cave, drawbridge, fistfight, island, knife fight, treasure map, hotel, fencing
Time: georgian era, 1810s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Lost Continent (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles. When a violent storm strikes, the ship is swept into the Sargasso Sea and the passengers find themselves trapped on an ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: ship, island, shark, monster, sea monster, ocean, graphic violence, isolation, survival, religions or cults, disorder, swamp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Treasure of Jamaica Reef (1974)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adventure film about the search for a more than 200-year-old treasure on the ocean floor.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sunken treasure, shark, caribbean sea, killer shark, scuba diving, treasure hunt, murder, shipwreck, man in swimsuit, motorboat, bikini
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Untamable Angelique (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angelique goes in search of her husband Joffrey de Peyrac who did not die on the stake.
Plot: female protagonist, island, rape, rescue, pirate, ship, kidnapping, lovers reunited
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Robinson y Viernes en la isla encantada (1973)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe teaches children Viernes the principles of the white man's culture and build a raft to leave the island to calling "of despair". Shortly before finishing rescue a white men and the father Friday when they will be ...
Plot: iguana, seal, canoe, snake bite, turtle, seal the animal, penguins, ant, cannibal, prayer, swamp, all male cast ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Inseln vor dem Wind (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Style: captivating, suspense, feel good, light
Plot: treasure hunt, expedition, sunken treasure, sunken ship, tropical island, gold, island, sailing, sailboat, schooner, backgammon, scuba diving ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Pagan Island (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: The survivor of a shipwreck finds himself on an island populated only by women.
Plot: underwater, island, underwater scene, castaway, love, pagan, queen, princess, female nudity, shipwreck, topless
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42%
Taur the Mighty (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful companion Ubaratuta will give Taurus a hand to defeat the ...
Plot: king, sister, murder, warrior, sword and sandal, beefcake martial arts, daughter, greco roman wrestling, sword fight, violence, wrestling, spear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Swordsmen in Double Flag Town (1991)
Genre: Adventure
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Honoring his father's dying words, a young man comes to the dusty desert village of Double Flag Town to claim his bride. Everyone looks down upon him because he looks inept and ignorant. When he kills a man who is attempting to rape his bride, ...
Plot: martial arts, bandit, sword fight, rape, revenge, teenager, attempted rape, sword, desert, rape and revenge, showdown
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Samson Against the Pirates (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help.
Plot: sword fight, ship, mixed martial arts, evil man, bow and arrow, beating, slave auction, wrestling, martial arts, acrobat, fistfight, adventurer ...
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38%
The Mysterious Island (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Cameroon
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 1865, The American Civil War: Five POW manage to escape by balloon from Fort Richmond. Caught in a storm and with the balloon damaged they find themselves 'shipwrecked' on a volcanic desert island somewhere in the Pacific. Just before ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, adventure, danger, escapades, pirate, submarine, chimpanzee
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Karamurat (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Turkey, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Ernst Hofbauer and Natuk Baytan.
Plot: torture, kung fu, martial arts, turkish, branding, dungeon
Time: 15th century
Place: ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Samson Against the Sheik (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Domenico Paolella.
Plot: lion, peplum, drugged drink, chess, whip, sword fight, dungeon, net, evil man, coconut, bondage, nun ...
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36%
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Shark Kill (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two adventurers set sail to find a giant man-eating great white shark.
Style: psychotronic, buddy movie
Plot: shark, warning, skepticism, killer shark, shark attack, love interest, diver, great white shark, killer animal, marine biologist, creature feature, oil rig
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Gold of the Amazon Women (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adventurer searches for the fabled Golden Cities of El Dorado and allies himself with a tribe of Amazon women against a murderous villain who is also after the treasure.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: treasure, inventions and discoveries, disorder, adventurer, heroes, adventure, chases and races, danger, rivalry, escapades, island, treasure hunt ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Fury of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a tyrannical kingdom there is an evil ruler and a queen who lusts after Hercules who is attracted to a handmaiden. A rebellion overthrows the ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, wall, lion, strangulation, childhood friend, dance, queen, folk hero, martial arts, muscleman, torch, secret passage ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, captivating, intense, exciting, talky
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, obsessive quest, daring rescue, young heroes, heroes, rebelliousness, danger, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Rapid Fire (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mike Thompson is a former U.S. government agent whom is called on by his no-nonsense ex-employer Hanson to stop a terrorist named Mustapha who breaks out of a maximum security military prison aboard a battleship with the help from his aide Eddy ...
Plot: terrorism, explosion, violence, battleship, mercenary, stripper, lasersight, gunfight, torture, candy store, chase, desert eagle
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Journey to Spirit Island (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A greedy Indian persuades his tribe to sell the lonesome 'Spirit Island' for a congress center. Instead of transferring the historical graves on it like he tells his tribe, he plans to wipe them out. By accident a group of two Indian kids ...
Style: semi serious
Plot: society, betrayal, adventure, friends, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, innocence lost, cons and scams, ghost, girl, coming of age, cave ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Goliath Against the Giants (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Muscleman fights sea monsters and Amazon warriors, then returns home to find a race of giants living in a valley, into which fellow countrymen are being thrown as punishment for opposing a usurper king and his consort.
Plot: usurper, sword and sandal, superhero, evil man, sword fight, battle, gladiator, torture chamber, whip, sea monster, dungeon, peplum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The King's Pirate (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Handsome British officer, Lt. Brian Fleming is sent undercover to infiltrate a lively band of pirates.
Plot: pirate, princess, captain, sword duel, undercover agent, sword fight, sea battle, acrobat, sword, lieutenant, slave auction, swashbuckler ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Flight of the Lost Balloon (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Period adventure tale about an expedition using a hot-air balloon to rescue an explorer lost in Africa.
Plot: balloon, rescue, jungle, kidnapping, fort, castle, spear, pearl necklace, moon, machete, rope ladder, beach ...
Place: nigeria, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Way of the Black Dragon (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Allison Wong gets abducted by a gang of drug smugglers with a nasty sideline business involving white slavery and prostitution. Interpol agent Bill Eaton, honest worker Chen, and Allison's brother join forces to take out the nefarious crime ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kidnapping, exploitation, mercenary, drug dealing, violence, slave trade
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Primal Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Rescuers try to reach plane crash victims that are trapped on an isolated Mexican island populated by mutant baboons. Ron Perlman stars as a troubled guide hired to lead the mission.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: experiment, baboon, mission, island, mutant animal, creature feature, air disaster, rescue attempt, flashback, sawed off shotgun, sole survivor, cigarette lighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hostages of Lust (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: Greece
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich family find their holiday island home invaded by a pair of criminals who've just escaped from the local jail.
Plot: island, escape, revenge, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, nude swimming, chick, baby, sex scene, large breasts, male full rear nudity, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kilma, Queen of the Amazons (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sailor escapes a mutiny on his ship and finds himself stranded on a jungle island--with a tribe of gorgeous amazon women.
Plot: stranded, jungle, island, volcano, battle of the sexes, sailor, cheesecake, ship wreck, spear, horse, man kills a woman, gun fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, dangerous animal, animal horror, fear, monster, shark attack, animal attack, ocean, underwater, survival, police chief, chief of police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, new york, new england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Secret Mark of D'Artagnan (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: D' Artagnan and Porthos received the order of Richelieu, which protrudes as a powerful figure of the French church, a plot against the King of France Louis XIII. uncover. Disguised as a monk enters D' Artagnan the Church, in which the ...
Plot: adventure hero, sword duel, sword, warrior, catholic, swordsman, cardinal the priest, king, combat, heroes, security guard, palace ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%