Movies like Nightmare Shark

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Nightmare Shark (2018)
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Nightmare Shark (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of shark-attack survivors is hunted by a supernatural shark that haunts their dreams.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, cliffhanger
Plot: nightmare, shark, shark attack, sex scene, survival, dangerous animal, fear, danger, terrorizing, airport, revolver, nude girl, it was all a dream, evil doctor, dream, flashback, held at gunpoint, shotgun, knocked out, plot twist, tranquilizer dart
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Nightmare Shark

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, shark, shark attack, survival, deadly, dangerous animal and killer shark mostly in Thriller, Adventure and Horror genres. Some movies like Nightmare Shark: Ghost Shark (2013), Frenzy (2018), 5-Headed Shark Attack (2017), Dark Tide (2012), Megalodon (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
Plot: ghost, animal horror, ocean or sea, danger, chaos, supernatural, deadly, dangerous animal, absurdism, mayor, camera, shark ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
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Frenzy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of friends runs a popular travel vlog that helps fund their adventures. The leader of the group includes her younger sister for the next scuba diving trip to an isolated cove. But when their plane crashes, the two sisters must use their ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: shark attack, plane crash, shark, survival horror, sister sister relationship, scuba diving, danger, adventure, couples, flare, severed arm
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
5-Headed Shark Attack (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A beautiful island is home to thousands of species of aquatic life. Now there is a new species: the 5-Headed Shark is all heads and teeth. Shaped like a demented starfish, this monster terrorizes the open ocean before invading the beaches of Puerto ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, exciting, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: shark, eaten alive, shark attack, danger, great white shark, animal attack, lifestyle, animal horror, swimming, survival, underwater, fear ...
Time: contemporary
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Shark Attack in the Mediterranean (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A prehistoric shark (named in the books "megalodon") lurks Mallorca, killing a couple of individuals. A professional diver begins the hunt.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: shark attack, survival, shark, dangerous animal, danger, marine biologist, heroes, ocean or sea, police officer, deadly, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, diver, ocean or sea, dangerous animal, underwater, escapades, adventure, haunted by the past, danger, loss of partner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
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72%
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Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Megalodon is a 2002 American shark film. It takes place out on a deep sea oil rig.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, deadly, escapades, isolation, danger, forces of nature, survival, killer shark, oil rig, shark attack, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jersey Shore Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many years ago, hundreds of locals and tourists were massacred by giant man-eating sharks in the infamous 1916 Jersey Shore attacks. But that's just a legend... or is it? It's a holiday weekend on the Jersey Shore and, unbeknownst to ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, danger, beach, save the day, ocean or sea, killer shark, deadly, animal attack, blood, shark attack, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: semi serious, suspenseful, absurd, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, mutant, danger, escapades, deadly creature, ocean or sea, shark attack, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
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65%
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Swamp Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Open on gorgeous swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin in the summer. Lots of beautiful teens are at the beach the weekend before Gator Fest. That night an animal smuggling deal goes wrong and a large sea creature escapes into a swampy backwoods ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: swamp, sheriff, shark attack, shark, danger, deadly creature, dangerous animal, small town, eaten alive, stranded, bikini, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Attack of the Jurassic Shark (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When an oil company unwittingly unleashes a prehistoric shark from its icy prison, the Jurassic killer maroons a group of art thieves and a group of college students on an abandoned island
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: shark attack, shark, teenager, eaten alive, creature feature, lake, survival, characters killed one by one, death, killer shark, gore, absurdism ...
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63%
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Megalodon (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A military vessel on the search for an unidentified submersible finds themselves face to face with a giant shark, forced to use only what they have on board to defend themselves from the monstrous beast.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: shark, prehistoric creature, monster, giant animal, shark attack, military, animal attack, rescue, underwater scene, underwater, killer shark, deadly ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
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58%
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Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, underwater, survival, danger, heroes, deadly, dangerous animal, shark, shark attack, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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57%
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Dinoshark (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film opens with a baby dinoshark swimming away from a broken chunk of Arctic glacier that calved due to global warming. Three years later, the dinoshark is a ferocious predatory adult and kills tourists and locals offshore from Puerto Vallarta, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: killer shark, dangerous animal, shark, underwater, danger, gory, shark attack, animal life, escapades, global warming, deadly, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.3
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Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: absurd, suspenseful, scary, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: shark, danger, flood, storm, beach, dangerous animal, tornado, gory, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, evacuation, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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51%
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Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, laboratory, survival, killer shark, research, genetic engineering, shark attack, scientist, danger, race against time, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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50%
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Open Water (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two divers are left out at sea without a boat. There’s nothing but water for miles, unless they look at what’s underneath them...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, rough, suspense ...
Plot: shark, survival, stranded, isolation, panic, scuba diving, shark attack, ocean or sea, danger, husband wife relationship, fear, abandonment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last Sharknado: It's About Time (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: With much of America lying in ruins, the rest of the world braces for a global sharknado, Fin and his family must travel around the world to stop them.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, absurd, suspense
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: shark, attack, survival, heroes, chase, absurdism, brutality, killer shark, danger, eaten alive, creature feature, shark attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A freak weather system turns its deadly fury on New York City, unleashing a Sharknado on the population and its most cherished, iconic sites - and only Fin and April can save the Big Apple.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, exciting, not serious ...
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, demolished city, danger, urban, heroes, chaos, chaos and mayhem, creature, creature feature, garbage truck, slingshot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa, los angeles
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48%
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Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, secret identity, anti heroes, adventure, deadly, deadly creature, small town, resort, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Deadly Descent: The Abominable Snowman (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends go on a snowy adventure and come face to face with a deadly creature.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: skiing, survival, deadly creature, danger, isolation, deadly, supernatural, friendship, mountain, missing person, violence, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A biological experiment goes bad, this time releasing a gaggle of mutated great white sharks with a taste for human flesh. Soon enough, shark expert Nick West is on the case, leading a crew to study them and eventually bring them back into ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, rescue, deadly, race against time, danger, anti heroes, special agents, adventure, track down, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
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47%
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Alien Origin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A movie created from "found footage" of a lost military expedition that exposes the origins of life on earth.
Style: serious, rough, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: alien, survival, evil alien, danger, deadly, escapades, military, found footage, no survivors, soldier, jungle, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Planet of the Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, glacial melting has covered 98% of earth's landmass. Sharks have flourished and now dominate the planet, operating as one massive school led by a mutated alpha shark.
Style: intense, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: shark, extinction, mutation, danger, fear, rescue, blood, water, earth, glacier, brutality, deadly ...
Time: future
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42%
Movie in collections
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Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, ocean or sea, killer shark, treasure hunt, dangerous animal, survival, gory, rescue, crimes, fugitives, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Blue Demon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The "Blue Demon" project is an attempt by a team of scientists to train Great White sharks to protect America's coastline from any intruders.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Plot: killer shark, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, danger, ocean or sea, deadly, chaos, genetic engineering, eaten alive, brutality, uncontrollable, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fin and his wife April travel around the world to save their young son who's trapped inside a sharknado.
Style: absurd, exciting, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: shark attack, shark, tornado, chaos and mayhem, parents and children, heroes, adventure, dangerous animal, escapades, storm, survival, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
SnakeHead Swamp (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A horrifying hybrid of genetic science and nature has taken over the Louisiana bayou, leaving terror in its wake! In the heat of the summer, what began as an day of boating and bikinis changes drastically when a school of genetically enhanced ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: swamp, survival, deadly creature, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, gory, stranded, lake or river ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, survival, heroic mission, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, danger, race against time, vengeance, rescue, deadly creature, escapades, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Jaws (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, 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, fear, dangerous animal, shark attack, animal horror, police chief, monster, survival, underwater, great white shark, danger, beach ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, massachusetts, long island, atlantic ocean, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.
Style: scary, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, underwater, rescue, shark attack, vengeance, revenge, survival, escapades, deadly, crimes, misfit, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%