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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, survival and gory mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Rig: Sector 7 (2011), Deep Rising (1998), The Blackout (2009), Phantom Force (2004), 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, survival, isolation, ocean or sea, confined, danger, deadly, heroes, supernatural, escapades, communication problem, crying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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 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, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, ocean liner, sea monster, monster, blood, armed robbery, hijacking, escapades, catastrophe, exploding ship, eaten alive, tentacle ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, pacific ocean
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100%
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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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas eve, deadly creature, survival, danger, isolation, confined, supernatural, urban, monster, creature, trapped in a building, invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, gory, submarine, ocean or sea, ghost, superhuman powers, terrorism, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, ship, sea, ocean, rescue, shipwreck, race against time, isolation, supernatural ability, deadly creature, ocean or sea ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine, atlantic ocean
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting
Plot: village, gory, dangerous animal, ocean or sea, deadly creature, sea, evil alien, spacecraft, experiment gone awry, save the planet, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: serious, scary, mysterious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, danger, ocean or sea, curses spells and rituals, escapades, prehistoric creature, giant creature, monster, creature feature, legend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, exciting, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: experiment, dangerous animal, jungle, gory, obsessive quest, adventure, rescue, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: skiing, deadly creature, survival, danger, deadly, friendship, isolation, confined, escapades, supernatural, friends, war veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, dangerous animal, ship, deadly creature, beach, survival, mutant, ocean or sea, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, gory, dangerous animal, in the woods, deadly creature, adventure, race against time, experiment gone awry, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, submarine, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, adventure, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, race against time, rescue, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.9
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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, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, survival, alien, mutation, spider, soldier, adventure, benign alien, gory, dangerous animal, u.s. navy, flying saucer ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, deadly creature, gory, survival, danger, deadly, escapades, isolation, confined, friends, falling down a hill, archeological dig ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, dangerous animal, slasher, race against time, lake or river, small town, parents and children, isolation, psychopath, hitman, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.1
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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: rough, serious, scary
Plot: island, mad scientist, gory, danger, ocean or sea, deadly, escapades, disorder, vengeance, mutant, crimes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventurer, deadly creature, adventure, desert, treasure hunt, danger, deadly, supernatural, rescue, survival, escapades, smuggler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, scary, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, island, gory, danger, isolation, animal horror, adventure, stranded, lake or river, rescue, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, treasure hunt, military, gold coin, treasure hunter, prehistoric creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, danger, heroic mission, deadly, heroes, daring rescue, save the world, survival, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
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33%
 2.1
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, dangerous animal, deadly creature, race against time, save the day, danger, deadly, heroes, escapades, military, supernatural, control room ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 2.6
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Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, soldier, dangerous animal, adventure, rescue, tough heroes, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, heroes, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Plot: survival, infection, gory, danger, in the woods, zombie apocalypse, countryside, deadly, wilderness, chase, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: yacht, jungle, gory, deadly creature, survival, island, danger, escapades, isolation, confined, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.3
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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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: octopus, submarine, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ocean or sea, save the day, adventure, danger, deadly, sea monster, giant monster, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.2
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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, survival, mutant, deadly creature, adventure, race against time, isolation, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bermuda Tentacles (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After Air Force One goes down during a storm over the Bermuda Triangle, the United States Navy is dispatched to find the escape pod holding the President. A giant monster beneath the ocean awakens and attacks the fleet.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, military, ocean or sea, deadly creature, daring rescue, danger, battles, deadly, escapades, monster, rescue mission, sea monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 6K
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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, deadly creature, in the woods, survival, predator, animal, confined, danger, deadly, isolation, supernatural, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a bank robbery, four criminals escape to Mexico, but a storm causes an accident which takes down the plane where several die in the crash. The criminals take it into their own hands to continue when one survivor is attacked and eaten by a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crocodile, adventure, survival, criminal heroes, dangerous animal, animal horror, wilderness, confined, danger, daring rescue, chases and races, swamp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.4
 2K
The Untold (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts, The Untold is the story of Harlan Knowles, billionaire and President of Bio-Comp Industries who heads up a team of experts in a quest to locate a company plane that disappeared over the remote forests of the Pacific ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, based on supposedly true story
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, adventurer, gory, anti heroes, dangerous animal, deadly creature, adventure, obsessive quest, rescue, survival, heroic mission, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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