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The Rig (2010)
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The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: scary, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea, monster, survival, supernatural, ocean or sea, confined, dangerous animal, danger, forces of nature, isolation, escapades, gory, deadly, rescue, deadly creature, ocean, death, female nudity, sea monster, oil, storm, mutation, fear, helicopter, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, survival, deadly creature and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Rig: Sector 7 (2011), Deep Rising (1998), Mongolian Death Worm (2010), The Blackout (2009), Leviathan (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sector 7 (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In Sector 7, an underwater oil field located south of Jeju Island, Hae-jun is working as a marine equipment manager on an oil prospecting ship called Eclipse. Joining the crew later is Jeong-man, a former colleague of Hae-jun's father, assigned ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean or sea, supernatural, isolation, danger, heroes, deadly, confined, communication problem, escapades, deadly creature, survival, sea creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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100%
 6.0
 30K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, blood, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island, mechanic, exploding ship ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mongolian Death Worm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an American oil company sets up an experimental drilling plant out in the vast deserts of Mongolia, they awaken a nest. The deadly creatures begin to breed and spread, devouring everyone in their path. The only person who can stop them is ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly, rescue, adventurer, treasure hunt, deadly creature, escapades, adventure, desert, survival, danger, explosion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas eve, survival, danger, isolation, deadly creature, confined, supernatural, monster, creature, trapped in a building, characters killed one by one, invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.8
 16K
Leviathan (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, ship, rescue, race against time, ocean, shipwreck, sea, supernatural ability, isolation, adventure, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 290
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: rough, exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, ghost, battles, ocean or sea, heroes, gory, deadly, danger, submarine, custody, hijacking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lake Placid 3 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A game warden moves his family to Lake Placid, once the site of deadly crocodile attacks. Locals assure him the crocs are gone, but his mischievous young son finds a few baby crocs and begins feeding them. They quickly grow into very big adults and ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, animal life, disorder, gory, deadly, small town, family relations, lake or river, danger, youth, parents and children, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, space and aliens, deadly creature, babies and infants, isolation, danger, mutant, rescue, village, rivalry, spacecraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 3.0
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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, tense, suspenseful
Plot: shark attack, shark, military, monster, rescue, animal attack, underwater, underwater scene, submarine, survival, fear, attack ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 3K
Arachnid (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Arachnid is a 2001 film directed by Jack Sholder. In this movie, giant killer spiders menace survivors of a plane crash.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, survival, alien, soldier, spider, mutation, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, forces of nature, dangerous animal, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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
Audience: teens
Plot: island, monster, shark, beach, ocean or sea, supernatural, deadly, danger, escapades, deadly creature, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Amphibious Creature of the Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Indonesia, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marine biologist Skylar Shane hires an expat charter boat captain, Jack Bowman, to help her find prehistoric life form samples in the north Sumatran Sea. During the expedition, they run into some of Jack's 'friends', a gang of ...
Style: scary, serious, mysterious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant creature, deadly creature, danger, deadly, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, ocean or sea, prehistoric creature, monster, creature feature, legend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough
Plot: skiing, deadly, danger, isolation, deadly creature, confined, escapades, friends, friendship, supernatural, survival, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.9
 853
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, heroes, gory, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, escapades, heroic mission, adventure, deadly creature, deadly, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Anacondas: Trail of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A genetically created Anaconda, cut in half, regenerates itself into two aggressive giant snakes, due to the Blood Orchid.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment, obsessive quest, danger, jungle, rescue, track down, disorder, gory, survival, adventure, chases and races, dangerous animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
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Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, monster, survival, deadly, danger, isolation, friends, deadly creature, supernatural, husband wife relationship, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: laboratory, chases and races, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, adventure, chaos, heroic mission, master villain, in the woods, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Lost Tribe (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While navigating with his girlfriend Alexis and his partners and friends Chris and Tom and his girlfriend Anna to a close a Broadband Internet access business in Asia in the motor pleasure yacht of Joe, they rescue a wounded drowned man in shock. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, survival, deadly creature, gory, danger, isolation, friends, characters killed one by one, castaway, monsters, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Rise of the Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When zombies overrun San Francisco, a desperate group survives by locking themselves inside Alcatraz Prison. When the undead breach the island, our heros are forced to return to the mainland overrun with the undead.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: zombie, alcatraz, gory, survival, on the run, danger, supernatural, deadly, prison, heroes, island, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.6
 1K
Poseidon Rex (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, 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: scary, exciting, suspense, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, mutant, military, treasure hunt, deadly, island, prehistoric creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lake Placid 2 (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Man-eating crocodiles return to the lake as two males and one aggressive female crocodile, which is protecting her nest, wreak havoc on the locals.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, supernatural, hitman, danger, isolation, race against time, deadly, heroes, lake or river, family relations, small town, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 25K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, island, danger, crocodile, animal attack, isolation, gory, monster, animal horror, rescue, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.1
 907
Supercroc (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A team of soldiers must stop a giant, bloodthirsty crocodile from reaching a nearby city, while trying to avoid being a meal for the beast themselves.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, escapades, deadly creature, dangerous animal, save the day, race against time, danger, military, supernatural, deadly, control room, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, supernatural, soldier, danger, heroes, deadly, daring rescue, heroic mission, deadly creature, save the world, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 976
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, dangerous animal, save the day, race against time, survival, mutant, adventure, daring rescue, deadly, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 2K
Octopus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, a Russian submarine strays into American waters. On board is a nuclear cargo destined for Castro. The Americans attack and destroy the sub. 38 years later US submarine Roosevelt is in the same waters. An ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: octopus, submarine, save the day, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, danger, ocean or sea, adventure, sea monster, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: scary, serious, rough
Plot: island, mad scientist, heroes, deadly, supernatural, chaos, crimes, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, vengeance, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.9
 1K
Infected (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father and son trip into a fight for survival.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, infection, plague, chaos and mayhem, chases and races, escapades, in the woods, parents and children, deadly, gory, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: exciting, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: yacht, jungle, confined, deadly creature, escapades, crimes, supernatural, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.0
 766
The Jungle (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Big cat conservationist LARRY BLACK and his film-maker brother BEN travel into the Indonesian jungle to find and document the rare and endangered Javan Leopard. As they travel deeper and deeper into the jungle they realise they are being stalked by ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, scenic, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, survival, danger, isolation, deadly creature, deadly, monster, confined, escapades, creature
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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