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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, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, monster, survival, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades, confined, forces of nature, ocean, human versus monster, oil, evacuation, sea, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, female nudity, storm, death, mythical creature, fire, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s

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Most similar movies to The Rig

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, creature feature, survival, deadly creature and supernatural mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Rig: Sector 7 (2011), 2-Headed Shark Attack (2012), Deep Rising (1998), The Blackout (2009), Octopus (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sector 7 (2011)
Genre: Action, 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: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: oil rig, ocean, deadly creature, survival, isolation, confined, escapades, supernatural, communication problem, sea creature, scientist, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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100%
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: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, monster, dangerous animal, deadly creature, survival, escapades, shark attack, island, graphic violence, ship, mutant, killer shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
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100%
 6.0
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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, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, sea monster, monster, tentacle, catastrophe, ocean liner, escapades, armed robbery, chase, hijacking, island, mechanic ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, china, asia
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100%
 3.3
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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, suspenseful, rough, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, survival, isolation, monster, characters killed one by one, invasion, confined, supernatural, creature, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.0
 2K
Octopus (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
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, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, octopus, adventure, giant squid, submarine, save the day, deadly creature, dangerous animal, giant monster, creature feature, military, ocean ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 79K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: giant monster, sea monster, animal attack, giant creature, fear, earthquake, sea creature, ocean, monster, water, creature, laboratory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, confined, good versus evil, terrorism, heroic mission, custody, ghost, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 21K
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, rough, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, experiment gone awry, ocean, ship, survival, race against time, mutant, isolation, shipwreck, sea, rescue, suicide ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: fishing boat, survival, disorder, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural, ocean, mutant, evil alien, spacecraft, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Arachnid (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Mexico
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, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spider, giant spider, survival, island, mutation, alien, human versus monster, heroic mission, isolation, deadly creature, race against time, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mountain, skiing, survival, deadly creature, isolation, supernatural, friendship, missing person, murder, violence, confined, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
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The Untold (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, supernatural, survival, sasquatch, deadly creature, crimes, rescue, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, legends and myths, kidnapping, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, adventurer, rescue, treasure hunt, deadly creature, supernatural, adventure, escapades, desert, chase, plague, treasure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
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The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An experimental submarine, the "Siren II", with a very experienced crew is sent to find out what happened to the "Siren I" after it mysteriously dissapeared in a submarine rift. Things go awry when they begin to find things that ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: submarine, survival, rescue, adventure, deadly creature, supernatural, mutation, creature feature, secret experiment, giant monster, eaten alive, giant fish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Beyond Loch Ness (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: James Murphey is a rugged cryptozoologist, who thirty years earlier, during a trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, had a fatal encounter with the fabled "Nessie" creature that killed his father, and left James with deep facial scar. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, dangerous animal, abandoned mine, survival, deadly creature, mystery, chaos and mayhem, loch ness monster, experiment gone awry, obsessive quest, escapades, fishing ...
Time: contemporary, year 1976, 2000s
Place: europe, scotland, scottish highlands, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lake Placid 3 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, dangerous animal, survival, disorder, animal life, animal attack, nudity (full frontal - brief), lake, sexual content, strong violent content, river, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lake Placid: The Final Chapter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows Jim Bickerman, a poacher who discovers that his local lake is inhabited by man-eating crocodiles.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: reptile, predator, crocodile, dark humor, woman in danger, survival, escapades, rescue, dangerous animal, heroes, lake, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, rescue, race against time, escapades, obsession, vengeance, shark attack ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Beast of the Bering Sea (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sea vampires terrorize a small community.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: vampire, sea monster, survival, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, ocean, graphic violence, brother, danger, underwater scene, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.5
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Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, 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, suspenseful, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, deadly creature, military, dinosaur, chaos, ancient mystery, rescue, heroes, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
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Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 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, scary, serious, rough, splatter
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, forest, survival, friends, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, husband wife relationship, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bats: Human Harvest (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of Delta Force soldiers, accompanied by a CIA agent, are sent to the Belzan forest in Chechnya in search of a rogue American weapons researcher, Dr. Benton Walsh. As they search for Walsh's camp, they are attacked by genetically-altered ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, terrorism, escapades, heroes, supernatural, soldier, mad scientist, creature feature, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Anaconda 3: 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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, snake, giant snake, forest, dangerous animal, human versus animal, experiment gone awry, plague, heroic mission, race against time, adventure, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.3
 12K
DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 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: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, chaos, deadly creature, technology gone awry, heroic mission, dangerous animal, sea, shark, sea monster ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
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Parasite (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An abandoned oil rig in the middle of the North Sea. Dr. Christine Hansen is charged with the task of testing an experimental cleaning fluid which could revolutionize the oil industry. Hired to carry out the tests is Jacob Rasmussen and his rough ...
Style: bleak, rough, scary, serious, experimental
Plot: plague, survival, supernatural, obsession, ocean, bio weapon, isolation, environmentalism, oil rig, experiment gone awry, graphic violence, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, isolation, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, escapades, cannibal, confined, crimes, woman urinating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Amphibious Creature of the Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Indonesia, UK
Duration: 86 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: prehistoric creature, deadly creature, giant creature, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, ocean, monster, creature feature, female scientist, legend, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.5
 1K
Snow Beast (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People disappear every year out in the snow--but this year, something is adding to the body count. Jim and his research team study the Canadian Lynx every year. This year, he has to take his rebelling 16 year-old daughter, Emmy, with him. But the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: mythical creature, monster, forest, survival, dangerous animal, teenage life, parents and children, wilderness, family relations, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
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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: scary, serious, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, mad scientist, island, mutant, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, monster, disorder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
 1K
Deep Shock (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an unknown underwater object disables an American nuclear-powered submarine and attacks a submerged Arctic research complex, a scientific expedition flies to the North Pole to investigate these incidents as well as the sudden, inexplicable rise ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, collision, save the world, rescue, investigation, heroic mission, ocean, chaos, government agency, deadly creature, apocalypse, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%