Movies like The Milpitas Monster

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The Milpitas Monster (1976)
 3.7
 434
The Milpitas Monster (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A monster created from a garbage dump; local pollution terrorizes a town
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, mutant, party, garbage, creature, environmental, high school, small town, terror, contamination, tv station, part animation

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Most similar movies to The Milpitas Monster

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about monster, mutant, creature, supernatural, blood, creature feature and danger mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Milpitas Monster: Hellmaster (1992), The Terror Within II (1991), The Being (1981), Prophecy (1979), Atomic Dog (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.8
 619
Hellmaster (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A psychotic college professor uses unwitting students as laboratory rats, injecting them with a drug that mutates them into gory killers
Style: cult film, slasher, splatter
Plot: monster, mutant, female nudity, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, mutant, post apocalypse, underground, creature, hybrid, subterranean, human monster, crossbow, monster rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.3
 2K
The Being (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town's police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster, which is quickly killing off the town's citizenry.
Style: slasher, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: monster, mutant, female director, easter, decapitation, female nudity, blood splatter, gore, radioactive, toxic waste, disfigurement, police ...
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.5
 5K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, danger, deadly, rivalry, experiment gone awry, animal life, native american, animal horror ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 3.2
 371
Atomic Dog (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a pooch is irradiated by a nuclear plant and threatens the town, only a teenage boy can redeem him.
Plot: mutant, nuclear reactor, dog, teenage boy, small town, radioactivity, monster, dog actor, teenager, puppy, mutation, radiation
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The pupils at a high school next to a nuclear power plant start acting and looking strange after buying contaminated drugs from a plant worker.
Style: humorous, not serious, semi serious, slasher, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), monster, school, superhuman powers, contamination, stoners, zombie, gory, dark humor, gang, social misfits ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Killings at Outpost Zeta (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A team of men and women investigate the mysterious deaths of two previous expeditions to a strategically important but barren world.
Plot: spacecraft, creature, monster, alien
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.7
 1K
The Crawlers (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: People from a small town are attacked by evil radioactive tree roots growing in the forest.
Style: psychotronic, cult film, ambiguous ending, splatter
Plot: creature, darkness, violence, gore, death, corrupt sheriff, brother sister relationship, murder, digging a grave, woman slaps man, forest, slim woman ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Gremlin (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious box containing a terrible secret, a creature that will kill everyone else in his family unless he passes it on to someone he loves to continue its never-ending circulation.
Style: suspense, weird, scary, macabre, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, creature, box, family, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, midnight, danger, childhood, adventure, urban legend ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Watchers Reborn (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, mutant, monster, fbi agent, cabin in the woods, explosion, trunk, police officer, police officer killed, fire, mutilation, zoo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, deadly, danger, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, chaos, plague, toxic, sheriff ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Creature of Destruction (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A resort hypnotist and his assistant predict murders, which she then commits as a fanged monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, reincarnation, murder, creature, beach, hypnotist, rock band, hypnosis, aquatic humanoid, hypnotism
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: nuclear, mutant, monster, scientist, sea monster, female nudity, violence, radioactivity, animals, ogre, creature feature, blood ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.4
 580
Aquanoids (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On a small island off the California coast it's the Fourth of July and tourists are washing up dead in Babylon Bay, once again! In 1987, rumor has it that mysterious sea creatures called Aquanoids were responsible for 17 vicious deaths. The ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sea creature, monster, underwater, creature, mutant, creature feature, aquatic humanoid, underwater scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Monster of Phantom Lake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mutated monster terrorizes campers in the woods of 1950's Wisconsin.
Style: disturbing, captivating, humorous, horror spoof, parody
Plot: monster, creature, genetic mutation, supernatural being, mutant, supernatural, terrorizing, terror, human versus monster, police officer, creature feature, lake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Terror in the Swamp (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In effort to create the perfect nutria for breeding by the fur industry, a scientist and his assistant inadvertently create a brutal mutation that escapes into the nearby swamps.
Style: slasher
Plot: monster, science, experiment, death, violence, swamp, scientist, creature, supernatural, maniac, sea monster, mutant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 2K
The Dark (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At night the Mangler stalks the streets of Los Angeles, killing and mutilating random victims. On the trail are a TV reporter, the father of one of the victims, and a police detective, but despite their efforts only the mysterious psychic DeRenzy ...
Style: psychotronic, slasher, twist ending
Plot: alien, murder, police, monster, laser beam, city, serial killer, creature, police detective, chase, police investigation, evil alien ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Infection: The Invasion Begins (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mystery surrounds a small town that was attacked on September 9, 2009. Now sixty years later, the last survivor, Sarah, sends a high profile reporter a letter suggesting what really happened on that day. The government calls 9/9/09 the start of ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, danger, deadly, social relations, dishonesty, infection, love triangle, creature, government coverup, survival, uncover truth, supernatural ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Scared To Death (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A series of hideous murders is taking place, and Inspector Capell and cop-turned-novelist Lonergan are investigating. The murders are found to be the work of an out-of-control experiment in genetic engineering. The two men must descend into the ...
Style: slasher, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, genetic engineering, monster, ex cop, creature, blood, gore, murder, sewer, police detective, candle, voyeur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.5
 1K
Star Crystal (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Crew members aboard a space ship encounter an alien life form intent on killing them.
Plot: outer space, monster, alien, trapped in space, crystal, spacecraft, expedition, space travel
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
In the Year 2889 (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The last seven survivors of a nuclear war barricade themselves against an attack by a mutant cannibal.
Style: rough, bleak, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, survival, post apocalypse, murder, moonshine, radiation, end of the world, imaginary, heroes, confined, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 292K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: bleak, bad ending, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, stephen king, fog, trapped, deadly creature, creature, chaos and mayhem, fear, spider, tentacle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 3.8
 1K
The Bees (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 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, sky, american horror, animal attack, senator, blood, experiment, creature feature, mutation, garbage, beach, terror ...
Place: brazil, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 12K
Alligator (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A baby alligator is flushed down a Chicago toilet and survives by eating discarded lab rats, injected with growth hormones. The now gigantic animal, escapes the city sewers, and goes on a rampage, pursued by a cop and a big-game hunter.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, stylized, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alligator, animal horror, beast, reptile, mutation, hunter, scientist, toxic, sewer, danger, urban legend, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 20K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, hotel, survival, apocalypse, extinction, danger, monster, military, good versus evil, sheriff, quarantine ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.4
 2K
The Blackout (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's Christmas Eve, the city goes dark, and the few remaining tenants of The Ravenwood find themselves trapped in their building. And they are not alone.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, survival, deadly creature, characters killed one by one, monster, invasion, danger, confined, supernatural, creature, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, dangerous animal, genetics, survival, experiment, mutant, chaos and mayhem, island, rebellion, experiment gone awry, transformation, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s, year 2010
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
 2K
Unnatural (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Global climate change prompts a scientific corporation to genetically modify Alaskan polar bears with horrific and deadly results.
Style: dark, tense, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: polar bear, animal attack, climate change, creature, environment, monster, danger, mutant, genetics, death, cold, freezing ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
 5K
Mimic 2 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a cockroach-spread plague threatened to decimate the child population of New York City in the original Mimic, biologist Susan Tyler and her research associates developed a species of "Judas" bugs and introduced them into the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child in peril, school, supernatural ability, supernatural, rescue, good versus evil, psychopath, high school, plague, survival, mutation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%