Movies like Lake Placid: Legacy

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Lake Placid: Legacy (2018)
 3.5
 1K
Lake Placid: Legacy (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young explorers discover a secret area hidden from all maps and GPS devices. When they reach the center of the lake, they discover an abandoned facility that houses one of the largest, and deadliest apex-predators known to man.
Plot: acrophobia, trespassing, intercom, crow, abandoned mine, giving the finger, middle finger, hacking, leg wound, crocodile, burned to death, handgun, electrocuted, flare, island, practical joke, boat, lake, bat, underwater, underwater scene, creature feature, severed arm, vomiting, geiger counter ...
Place: seattle washington

Most similar movies to Lake Placid: Legacy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and rough films with plots about blood, danger, death, violence, blood splatter, corpse and chase mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Lake Placid: Legacy: Snake Island (2002), Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018), The Meg (2018), DeepStar Six (1989), Jason X (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 615
Snake Island (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of American tourists heading down an African river make a brief stop at Snake Island, an island that has been virtually abandoned for years. When they end up getting trapped on the island overnight, they find thousands of deadly snakes ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, surreal
Plot: island, corpse, snake, survival, resort, isolation, river, giant snake, tropical island, snake bite, poison, sexploitation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Deep Blue Sea 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: exciting, suspense, intense, tense, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Germany, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, bio weapon, mutant, supernatural, end of the world, survival, chases and races, female soldier, post apocalyptic, monster, pistol ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 82K
The Meg (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A deep sea submersible pilot revisits his past fears in the Mariana Trench, and accidentally unleashes the seventy foot ancestor of the Great White Shark believed to be extinct.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, dark, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean, ancient, danger, survival, shark, swimming, deadly, diver, blood, navy, historian, predator ...
Time: contemporary, prehistory, 2010s
Place: usa, california, shanghai china, china, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 8K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, sea, ocean, race against time, rescue, androids and robots, anti heroes, scuba diving, scuba, dangerous animal, deadly creature, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.4
 44K
Jason X (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the year 2455, Old Earth is now a contaminated planet abandoned for centuries -- a brown world of violent storms, toxic landmasses and poisonous seas. Yet humans have returned to the deadly place that they once fled, not to live, but to research ...
Style: futuristic, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, knife murder, slasher killer, serial killer, outer space, good versus evil, murder, space station, scientist, cryogenics, spacecraft, survival ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, plague, future dystopia, genetic engineering, virus, heroic mission, hand to hand combat, pandemic, chase, mutant, survival, bio weapon ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 34K
Morgan (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corporate risk-management consultant must determine whether or not to terminate an artificial being's life that was made in a laboratory environment.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, twist ending, intense, tricky ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, robot, genetics, cloning, violence, science, isolation, chase, brutality, interrogation, broken nose, broken neck ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: suspense, brutal, bloody, intense, tense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: near future
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 485
Dark Breed (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Captain Saxon, and agent for the top secret Omega agency, has been given the assignment of tracking down and either capturing or killing the crew members of a secret space mission who returned to Earth against orders. It seems that they were all ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: astronaut, alien, rescue, deadly creature, government agency, race against time, save the day, adventure, save the world, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 112K
Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisibility, mad scientist, invisible man, experiment, scientist, slasher, psychopath, danger, burned alive, serial killer, superhuman powers, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 125K
Predator 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the gang-ruled and ravaged city of Los Angeles. When it starts murdering drug ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, predator, gory, survival, invisibility, gang war, drug lord, drugs/alcohol, war on drugs, invisible, urban ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Belko Experiment (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Spiders II: Breeding Ground (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: semi serious, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Toxic Lullaby (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 11K
Kill Command (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, intense ...
Plot: man versus machine, robot, cyberpunk, technology, military, survival, violence, island, death, artificial intelligence, gore, corpse ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 26K
Firestarter (1984)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As youths, Andy McGee (David Keith) and his future wife, Vicky (Heather Locklear), participated in secret experiments, allowing themselves to be subjected to mysterious medical tests. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie (Drew ...
Style: psychological, stylized, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, fire, telepathy, on the run, government agency, college, intelligence, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, chases and races, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The First Purge (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of ...
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
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Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Alone in the Dark (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Edward Carnby is a private investigator specializing in unexplainable supernatural phenomena. His cases delve into the dark corners of the world, searching for truth in the occult remnants of ancient civilizations. Now, the greatest mystery of his ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, artifact, museum, darkness, professor, good versus evil, mad scientist, investigation, obsessive quest, gory, paranormal, occult ...
Time: ancient history, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 4K
Zombi 3 (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island. Soon the infected populace mutate into ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, hotel, living dead, terrorist, corpse, gore, violence, military, scientist, blood, pregnancy, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Raiders of the Lost Shark (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Four friends set out by boat for an idyllic vacation on a private, remote island. But unknown to them, a weaponized shark has escaped from a top secret military lab nearby, a shark that was genetically engineered with hate in its blood, and ...
Plot: shark, killer shark, shark attack, blood splatter, gore, absurdism, female nudity, blood, doctor, professor, eaten alive, animal attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 28K
Death Race II (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the world's most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas discovers there's a price on his head, his only hope is to ...
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rapist, car race, contests and competitions, prison, island, car chase, parachute, bikini, silencer, virgin, triad, car fire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 112K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, survival, laboratory, alzheimer's disease, sea disaster, killer shark, shark attack, genetic engineering, gory, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 3K
Shark Attack (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an accidental death verdict is given on discovery of the remains of a top scientist, within the stomach of a hammerhead shark his closest friend Marine Biologist Steven McRay is not happy with the explanation and travels to investigate further, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, boat chase, gory, dangerous animal, village, danger, deadly, escapades, adventure, uncover truth, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hollow Man II (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of scientist, Dr. Devin Villiers, Det. Frank Turner and his partner are assigned to protect Villiers' colleague, who revealed that a veteran soldier was subjected to an experiment with the objective of creating the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: violence, superhuman powers, on the run, held at gunpoint, police officer killed, crime scene, night vision, handheld camera, murder, mad scientist, invisibility, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.1
 248
Triassic World (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the future, scientists found a way to grow human organs inside dinosaurs to harvest them for profit. But when the dinosaurs break out, the scientists that created them have to find ways undo the terrible mistakes they have done.
Plot: dinosaur, infection, female antagonist, gore, blood splatter, chase, laboratory, siege
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 14K
Beyond Skyline (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, Canada, Indonesia, Singapore, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Mark Corley storms his way onto an alien spaceship to rescue his estranged son. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all.
Style: light, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: alien, survival, invasion, minefield, hybrid, alien monster, exploding car, mixed martial arts, tough cop, tracking device, tough girl, warrior ...
Time: 2010s
Place: southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.5
 316
Horrorvision (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The website "horrorvision.com" has a mysterious secret...anyone who logs onto it winds up dead. After Dez, a web programmer, logs in his girlfriend and others are attacked. Only Dez and a mysterious man named Bradbury can stop the ominous ...
Plot: monster, internet, guardian, cyberspace, on the run, chase, death, gore, blood, website, unlikely hero
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%