Movies and TV shows like Swamp Thing

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Swamp Thing (2019)
 7.7
 14K
Swamp Thing (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus. There, she develops a surprising bond with scientist Alec Holland — only to have him tragically taken from her. But as powerful forces descend on Houma, intent on exploiting the swamp’s mysterious properties for their own purposes, Abby will discover that the swamp holds mystical secrets, both horrifying and wondrous — and the potential love of her life may not be dead after all.
Style: bleak, enigmatic, brutal, macabre, suspenseful
Plot: swamp, monster, supernatural, danger, transformation, vengeance, crime, mad scientist, villain, investigation, murder, superhero, supernatural power, family secret, regeneration, gothic horror, hearing voices, female scientist, cold blooded murder, husband wife relationship, gore, dead daughter, love interest, reboot, grieving mother ...

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Most similar movies to Swamp Thing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and scary films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, monster, escapades, imaginary, deadly and rivalry mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Swamp Thing: Sanctuary (2008), Man-Thing (2005), Frankenstein (2004), The Witcher (2019), R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 18K
Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, transformation, mutant, scientist, laboratory, team, experiment, rescue, protector, crime, research, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.0
 6K
Man-Thing (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Agents of an oil tycoon vanish while exploring a swamp marked for drilling. The local sheriff investigates and faces a Seminole legend come to life: Man-Thing, a shambling swamp-monster whose touch burns those who feel fear.
Style: atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, monster, ancient mystery, supernatural, vengeance, danger, deadly, deadly creature, disorder, escapades, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 1K
Frankenstein (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Frankenstein is a 2004 U.S. television miniseries (edited into a film) based on the book Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It follows the original book more closely than other adaptions. The story is of a scientist who brings life to a creature ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, danger, monster, laboratory, rescue, social misfits, zombie, mutant, vampire ...
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, swamp, mad scientist, master villain, heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, rescue, zombie, secret identity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 8.5
 175K
The Witcher (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 474 min.
Story: The witcher Geralt, a mutated monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. Based on Andrzej Sapkowski's Witcher Saga.
Style: captivating, brutal, exciting, atmospheric, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, mutation, adventure, monster, magic, violence, danger, rage, society, mind control, last stand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 23 min.
Story: R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour is a Canadian/American original anthology horror-fantasy series, with episodes each half an hour long. The series is based on The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It Movie, and the books The Haunting Hour ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, fear, anthology, escapades, danger, youth, evil force, monster, mischievous children, imaginary, supernatural power, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.6
 32K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, danger, investigation, small town, death, murder, lawyer, crimes, violence, mind reading, interracial adoption, mysticism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, deadly, isolation, danger, missing person, mad doctor, island, laboratory, zombie ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Birds of Prey (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Huntress, Dinah, Oracle are determined to carry on Batman's fight for justice against the ruthless criminals of New Gotham City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superheroine, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, secret identity, crimes, escapades, imaginary, society, superhuman powers, fictional reality, rivalry ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Blade: The Series (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The brutal hunt for the pure bloods continues as the ultimate vampire hunter, Blade, battles to defeat the House of Chthon, an ancient evil sect of vampires that is growing stronger everyday. Led by the vampire overlord Marcus, their objective is to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire hunter, superhero, vampire, supernatural, good versus evil, vengeance, chase, supernatural ability, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, immortality, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.8
 657K
Stranger Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: monster, supernatural, friendship, parallel world, missing person, super powers, experiment, telekinesis, parents and children, missing child, middle school, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.9
 52K
Titans (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superheroine, superhero, secret identity, friendship, road trip, supernatural ability, teenage superhero, villain, murder, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, enigmatic, captivating, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, life turned upside down, teenage life, chase, high school, superhuman powers, youth, supernatural power, mysterious character, chases and races, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Tales from the Crypt (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989 to July 19, 1996 on the premium cable channel HBO for seven seasons with a total of 93 episodes. ...
Style: dark humor, macabre, suspenseful, witty, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, nightmare, supernatural, mysterious character, deadly, supernatural ability, amateur detective, hidden identity, nightmare comes true, danger, deadly creature, vampire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
 293K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, the Nazis attempt to use black magic to aid their dying cause. The Allies raid the camp where the ceremony is taking place, but not before a demon - Hellboy - has already been conjured. Joining the Allied forces, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: demon, superhero, adventure, supernatural, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, monster, good versus evil, danger, undercover, superhuman powers, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 40s, 1940s
Place: russia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.4
 56K
Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, curses spells and rituals, investigation, legends and myths, victim, characters in danger, shooting, escapades, investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.8
 104K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, police detective, life turned upside down, good versus evil, hunt down, monster, werewolf, supernatural ability, evil force, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Spy Smasher vs. The Purple Monster (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 13 min.
Story: When he was only twenty, comic book author Don Glut completed what could be hailed as the ultimate in fan-fiction: SPY SMASHER VS. THE PURPLE MONSTER, a winning lo-fi tribute to two beloved Republic Studios serials. Glut's five-part mini-serial ...
Plot: superhero, alien, gun, murder, monster, mars
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 8.2
 102K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, imaginary, dark fantasy, fear, mysterious character, monster, haunted by the past, secret, supernatural ability, scientist ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian england, victorian
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
 6K
Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory, pursued by a menacing predator. Holed up in an isolated cabin, tensions mount as long-buried secrets are revealed. As ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, survival, deadly, danger, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road trip, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.7
 22K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, supernatural, fate of humanity, save the world, good versus evil, chosen one, chaos, future dystopia, danger, soldier, god or devil, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.4
 12K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, superhero, mutant, laboratory, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, superhuman powers, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.3
 13K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: dinosaur, monster, ancient mystery, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, survival, danger, time travel, forces of nature, chases and races, team, heroes ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.1
 14K
Van Helsing (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vanessa Helsing, the daughter of famous vampire hunter and Dracula nemesis Abraham Van Helsing is resurrected five years in the future to find out that vampires have taken over the world and that she possesses unique power over them. She is ...
Style: captivating, dark, suspense, serious, bloody
Plot: vampire, heroine, survival, murder, supernatural, society, vampire hunter, adaptation, blood, hand to hand combat, road trip, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.5
 6K
Chambers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Consumed by the mystery surrounding the donor heart that saved her life, a young patient starts taking on sinister characteristics of the deceased.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: death, violence, heart transplant, murder, youth, family relations, self sacrifice, vengeance, dishonesty, father daughter relationship, deadly, supernatural ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Primeval: New World (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A North American spin-off of the hit U.K. television series, Primeval: New World follows a specialized team of animal experts and scientists that investigates the appearance of temporal anomalies and battles both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, based on british tv series
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, imaginary, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, deadly creature, monster, bird attack, sea monster
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Night Stalker (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Carl Kolchak and his partner Perri investigate the mysterious death of Kolchak's wife and the paranormal phenomena plaguing their city.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending
Plot: supernatural, stalking, chases and races, legends and myths, supernatural ability, heroes, crimes, mystery, uncover truth, deadly, law enforcement, columnist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Kung Lao has triumphed in the Mortal Kombat tournament, defeating Shang Tsung and saving Earth Realm. Now, he must train a new generation of warriors for the next tournament. Meanwhile, an exiled Shang Tsung attempts to thwart Lao's efforts ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, imaginary, contests and competitions, heroes, danger, save the world, vengeance, good versus evil, mortal combat, master warrior, master villain, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Monster Project (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When aspiring horror filmmakers post an online casting call looking for "real life" monsters to interview for their upcoming documentary called, The Monster Project, they find three individuals claiming to be a skin-walker, a vampire, and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough, surprise ending
Plot: handheld camera, demon, vampire, werewolf, monster, supernatural, demonic possession, filmmaking, group of friends, transformation, cabin in the woods, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.0
 4K
Mutant X (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mutant X is a science fiction television series that debuted on October 6, 2001. The show was created by Avi Arad, and it centers around Mutant X, a team of "New Mutants" who possess extraordinary powers as a result of genetic engineering. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman, genetic engineering, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, danger, undercover, experiment gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%