Movies like The Crater Lake Monster

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The Crater Lake Monster (1977)
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The Crater Lake Monster (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The heat of a meteor crashing into the lake incubates a prehistoric egg, which grows into a plesiosaur-like monster that terrifies the community.
Style: scary, suspense, captivating, disturbing, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: lake, mutant, dangerous animal, giant monster, vengeance, supernatural, danger, chaos, deadly, deadly creature, dinosaur, meteorite, meteor, ocean, space and aliens, heroes, ocean or sea, chase, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, escapades, goofy hero, dog, monster, cat ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times

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Most similar movies to The Crater Lake Monster

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, psychotronic and serious films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, dangerous animal and heroes mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Crater Lake Monster: Beneath Loch Ness (2001), Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967), Poseidon Rex (2013), Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010), Scorpius Gigantus (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beneath Loch Ness (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A scientific expedition to Loch Ness runs into trouble when the group leader is killed in a mysterious diving accident. Soon after, when the unorthodox Professor Howell shows up to take over as leader of the group, more strange incidents and attacks ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lake, supernatural, deadly creature, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, danger, adventure, chaos and mayhem, mad scientist, deadly, legends and myths, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Earthquakes in central Korea turn out to be the work of Yongary, a prehistoric gasoline-eating reptile that soon goes on a rampage through Seoul.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: giant monster, chaos, mutant, deadly, deadly creature, danger, heroes, on the run, race against time, friendship, forces of nature, reptile ...
Time: prehistory
Place: seoul, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Poseidon Rex (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Jackson Slate, famous treasure hunter, is out to find the legendary Lost Gold Of Cortez in the open waters off a secluded island in the Caribbean Sea. Using dynamite to blast his way through centuries of silt, new chasms are created reaching miles ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, escapades, ocean, ocean or sea, prehistoric creature, mutant, military, treasure hunt, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Dinocroc vs. Supergator (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a lush tropical island, working under a secret government charter, Martin Drake has not only grown sprawling acres of giant vegetables, but inadvertently spawned two mammoth reptiles as well. Now they've broken free of their enclosures, and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: giant monster, monster versus monster, escapades, dangerous animal, chaos, battles, mutant, dinosaur, rivalry, deadly, danger, imaginary ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Scorpius Gigantus (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Geneticist seeks to make a name for herself by saving the planet from disease by using eons-old antibodies, harvested from enlarged six legged creatures. The creatures don't like being big and escape. Send for help.
Style: suspenseful, serious, humorous, suspense, scary ...
Plot: deadly creature, danger, rivalry, experiment gone awry, deadly, chases and races, supernatural, escapades, heroes, mutant, disorder, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.3
 3K
Ghost Shark (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Last Fourth of July, teenager Christy Bruce disappeared from a high school beach party. Her severed arm washed ashore a day later. Drunken sea captain Blaise Shaw became a hero to the small seaside community of Harmony after killing the great white ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: animal horror, ghost, ocean or sea, chaos, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, ocean, camera, mayor, absurdism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the fishing village of Cedar Bay, terror lies within the water. And now it has surfaced in search of something more substantial to devour than marine life: human flesh. A captain and a sea biologist must wage a terrifying battle against the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, rescue, deadly, danger, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, mutant, disorder, ocean or sea, ocean, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, heroes, danger, supernatural, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: space and aliens, imaginary, escapades, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, rivalry, chaos, chases and races, heroes, deadly, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.1
 2K
SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: mad scientist, island, escapades, heroes, supernatural, deadly, rivalry, danger, gory, mutant, vengeance, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.1
 771
Rock Monster (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A college student, traveling with his friends to a remote eastern-European village, unwittingly releases the Rock Monster from it's ancient slumber to wreak havoc on the surrounding countryside
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village life, danger, curses spells and rituals, chaos, escapades, supernatural, deadly, inheritance, village, forest, friends, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Rise of the Animals (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a world where animals have turned on humanity, a teen travels across the country in search of the girl of his dreams.
Style: not serious, humorous, psychotronic, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, dangerous animal, on the road, danger, cross country, deadly, escapades, silly humor, chases and races, chaos, gory, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.2
 7K
Sharktopus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy's special group "Blue Water" builds a half-shark, half-octopus for combat. But the sharktopus escapes and terrorizes the beaches of Puerto Vallarta.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, animal horror, beach, killer shark, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, save the day, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
War of the Monsters (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a treacherous expedition to retrieve a giant opal, disaster strikes as the opal reveals itself to be an egg which spawns Barugon, demon dog from Hell! Armed with a deadly tongue and cold beams, Barugon wreaks havoc on Japan. Gamera comes to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: dam, turtle, giant monster, monster, helicopter, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural, save the day, chaos and mayhem, chaos, mutant ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
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Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, deadly, supernatural, danger, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, space travel, alien encounter, chaos, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Alone in the Dark II (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic, semi serious ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, chaos, deadly creature, imaginary, deadly, heroes, danger, wizards and magicians, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, evil alien, mad scientist, small town, save the world, experiment gone awry, disorder, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Snow Shark: Ancient Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: 12 years ago during a scientific expedition 3 animal biologists stumbled upon a great discovery that ended in tragedy. Whatever killed them has awoken and now the legend of the Ancient Snow Beast could prove to be more than just a legend.
Style: scary, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: shark attack, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, monster, legends and myths, killer shark, absurdism, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Dead and the Damned (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A meteor lands in Jamestown California in 1849 during the gold rush. It is found by miners who release it's spoors which turn the population into blood thirsty mutants.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, zombie, meteorite, heroes, chaos, plague, escapades, deadly creature, danger, apocalypse, old west, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Gappa the Triphibian Monsters (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An expedition in the South Pacific lands on a tropical island where the natives worship the mysterious deity Gappa. An earthquake opens up an underground cavern and a baby reptile is discovered inside. The natives warn the foreigners to leave the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, tropical island, monster, photographer, giant monster, ship, earthquake, danger, deadly, rescue, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 1K
D-Railed (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Passengers on a murder mystery train that crashes into a river must decide whether to risk waiting for help in the wreckage or take their chances in the murky depths below.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: danger, survival, supernatural, giant monster, deadly, deadly creature, chaos, rescue, survival horror, accident, loss of control, blood ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.5
 908
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, survival, chaos, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
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Reptilicus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A portion of the tail of a prehistoric reptile is discovered in Denmark. It regenerates into the entire reptile, which proceeds to destroy buildings and property and generally make a nuisance of itself. It can fly, swim, and walk, and has ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, offbeat, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: experiment gone awry, professor, scientist, giant monster, lapland, severed leg, bridge, monster, panic, man eating monster, space and aliens, disorder ...
Time: prehistory
Place: denmark, finland, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Empire of the Ants (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sleazy scam artist Joan Collins tries to sell phony real estate deals down in the Florida everglades. What she and her unsuspecting buyers don't know is the area has been taken over by giant ants!
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, real estate, radioactive, radioactivity, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, dangerous animal, crimes, deadly, cons and scams, toxic ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mutant radioactive bugs attack VJs, Carmen Electra and an island full of MTV contest winners in this tongue-in-cheek tribute to B-movies, monster flicks and even MTV. MTV Original Movies presents Monster Island, a flick with old school effects mixed ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, mutant, deadly, danger, deadly creature, adventure, daring rescue, dangerous animal, chase, silly humor, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 2K
DNA (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: DNA is a 1997 American science fiction action film starring Mark Dacascos and Jürgen Prochnow, and directed by William Mesa. Filming took place in the Philippines. The film was retitled ADN - La menace for its French DVD release, and Scarabée for ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mad scientist, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, gene manipulation, chaos, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Basilisk: The Serpent King (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two millennia ago, a Lybian king has a basilisk (snake-shaped dragon), which petrifies people, subjected to the same fate with a golden scepter during a solar eclipse. Both these and several victims are dug up by modern archaeologist Harrison ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: ancient mystery, escapades, dangerous animal, deadly, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, college, monster, university, excavation, myth ...
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.1
 893
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, underwater scene, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, heroic mission, survival, race against time, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, escapades, save the day, heroes, small town, deadly creature, survival, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%