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The Rig
Genre: Action, 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: ocean or sea, gory, deadly creature, survival, confined, danger, deadly, supernatural, monster, sea, dangerous animal, rescue, forces of nature, isolation, escapades, sea creature, sea monster, siege, helicopter, human versus monster, animal attack, mutation, mythical creature, creature feature, oil rig ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Spain
78 min.
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Cloverfield
Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
85 min.
 7.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about deadly, escapades, danger, survival, gory, deadly creature and supernatural mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Rig: The Sea Beast (2008), Arachnid (2001), The Devil's Tomb (2009), The Forgotten Ones (2009), Anaconda: The Offspring (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sea Beast
Genre: Action, 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: dangerous animal, gory, village, ocean or sea, deadly creature, evil alien, spacecraft, experiment gone awry, save the planet, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Arachnid
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, survival, benign alien, adventure, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, race against time, rescue, spider, mutation, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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System:   92%
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The Devil's Tomb
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, good versus evil, desert, deadly creature, race against time, experiment gone awry, supernatural, heroic mission, bandana, flashback, soldier, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
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The Forgotten Ones
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: deadly creature, gory, jungle, survival, danger, island, escapades, isolation, confined, yacht, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
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Anaconda: The Offspring
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
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Sector 7
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
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
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Leviathan
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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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 ...
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Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: mine, atlantic ocean
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Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Thing
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
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How to Make a Monster
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: a.i., gory, laboratory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, man versus machine, survival, vengeance, virtual reality, monster, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
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Raptor Island
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: dangerous animal, adventure, rescue, ship, tough heroes, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, heroes, soldier, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
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System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
Quarantine 2: Terminal
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A plane is taken over by a mysterious virus. When the plane lands it is placed under quarantine. Now a group of survivors must band together to survive the quarantine.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Frankenfish
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist Mary Callahan to the location where the victim lived in a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
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The Hills Have Eyes II
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
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    User:   55%
 
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DeepStar Six
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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System:   52%
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House of the Dead 2
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, deadly creature, gory, college, mad scientist, university, slasher, race against time, survival, survival horror, explosion, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   51%
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Anacondas: Trail of Blood
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, gory, jungle, obsessive quest, adventure, rescue, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, experiment, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania
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System:   51%
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Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, small town, gory, survival, monster, violence, aliens, deadly creature, alien invasion, brutality, first contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, antarctica, usa
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System:   51%
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Shark Hunter
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: dangerous animal, gory, submarine, underwater, deadly creature, adventure, ocean or sea, obsessive quest, race against time, rescue, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory
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System:   49%
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The Untold
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: gory, adventurer, anti heroes, dangerous animal, deadly creature, adventure, obsessive quest, rescue, survival, heroic mission, missing person, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
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Alien Lockdown
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, gory, laboratory, master villain, zombie, race against time, save the world, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, plague, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
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Banshee!!!
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of college friends on a spring break camping trip are stalked and slashed by an unknown creature with the ability to make them hallucinate through sound waves. The survivors hold up refuge in an isolated farmhouse, cut off from all ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: gory, danger, college, farm, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, on the run, stalking, survival, heist, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
The Lost Tribe
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, archeological dig, discovering a dead body ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   46%
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Cloverfield
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: stylized, scary, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, alien, military, chaos, helicopter, deadly creature, supernatural, quarantine, friends, skyscraper, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   45%
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Alien Raiders
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, survival, alien, blood, gore, aliens, anti heroes, small town, alien invasion, first contact, monster, benign alien ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
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System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
Chupacabra Terror
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Cryptozoologist Doctor Peña traps the legendary Chupacabra on a remote Caribbean Island to make his name in the scientific community. When he smuggles it aboard the cruise ship Regent Queen, commanded by Captain Randolph, the monster breaks out of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, gory, island, deadly creature, ship, daring rescue, race against time, danger, forces of nature, cryptozoology, captain, cruise ship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
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System:   44%
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Feast III: The Happy Finish
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The survivors are saved by the mysterious prophet Shot Bus Gus, who seemingly has the ability to control the beasts. He leads them into the sewers as they travel to the big city. Along the way they get help from karate expert Jean-Claude Seagal and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bus, deadly creature, gory, martial arts, farce, mad scientist, desert, urban, zombie, violence spree, mutant, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
2-Headed Shark Attack
Genre: Action, 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, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ship, survival, beach, ocean or sea, mutant, danger, deadly, shark, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 

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