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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, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, sea monster, survival, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, dangerous animal, danger, forces of nature, escapades, rescue, ocean or sea, human versus monster, oil, evacuation, sea, deadly, gory, ocean, death, female nudity, mythical creature, storm, mutation ...
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 serious, scary, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, escapades, survival, deadly creature, supernatural and monster mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Rig: Deep Rising (1998), Phantom Force (2004), Sector 7 (2011), Leviathan (1989), The Blackout (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, tentacle, blood, catastrophe, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, pacific ocean
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100%
 3.7
 294
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, rough, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: supernatural, escapades, heroic mission, superhuman powers, chases and races, space and aliens, curses spells and rituals, heroes, imaginary, hostages, rivalry, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 2K
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, heroes, danger, isolation, deadly, supernatural, communication problem, ocean or sea, confined, escapades, deadly creature, rifle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 17K
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, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, ocean, monster, isolation, rescue, ship, race against time, experiment gone awry, mutant, danger, suicide, shipwreck ...
Time: 80s
Place: mine, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.3
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: characters killed one by one, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, confined, monster, creature, invasion, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, adventurer, rescue, adventure, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, desert, deadly, treasure hunt, smuggler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ 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, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, survival, spider, mutation, alien, heroic mission, deadly creature, rescue, deadly, danger, race against time, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 26K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
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: crocodile, dangerous animal, animal horror, monster, animal attack, island, danger, survival, isolation, gory, rescue, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, absurd, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, mutant, escapades, deadly creature, ocean or sea, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: vampire, sea monster, survival, danger, supernatural, escapades, ocean or sea, underwater, deadly creature, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 1K
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: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: submarine, underwater, giant monster, survival, adventure, rescue, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, mutation, creature feature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.5
 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, rough, scary, based on supposedly true story
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, survival, supernatural, danger, rescue, adventurer, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, obsessive quest, deadly creature, legends and myths, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.1
 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, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, adventure, sea monster, octopus, dangerous animal, save the day, deadly creature, danger, deadly, ocean or sea, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
43%
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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, jungle, shipwreck, survival, isolation, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, cannibal, deadly, gory, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.2
 993
Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, 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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, submarine, underwater, race against time, save the day, dangerous animal, survival, mutant, danger, isolation, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 950
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: monster, survival, dangerous animal, teenage life, wilderness, supernatural, family relations, escapades, deadly creature, parents and children, deadly, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.5
 489
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, serious, rough, scary
Plot: survival, plague, danger, obsession, deadly, supernatural, environmentalism, bio weapon, isolation, ocean or sea, oil rig, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.3
 9K
DeepStar Six (1989)
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: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, chaos, technology gone awry, deadly creature, heroic mission, dangerous animal, sea ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, exciting, suspenseful, scary
Plot: skiing, escapades, confined, friends, supernatural, friendship, deadly, survival, danger, isolation, deadly creature, mexican standoff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.1
 857
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal, chases and races, deadly creature, obsession, ocean or sea, rescue ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.9
 2K
Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Megalodon is a 2002 American shark film. It takes place out on a deep sea oil rig.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: dangerous animal, shark, survival, escapades, deadly, isolation, danger, forces of nature, killer shark, oil rig, shark attack, filmmaking ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: rough, suspenseful, scary, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, survival, deadly creature, castaway, isolation, danger, friends, gory, characters killed one by one, monsters, escapades, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, laboratory, in the woods, danger, race against time, chases and races, obsessive quest, gory, deadly, animal life, disorder, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 33K
The Cave (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Romania
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, supernatural, diver, deadly creature, cave, confined, deadly, transformation, monster, mutation, parasite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 3K
Beneath (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six high school seniors celebrating with day's excursion find themselves on rowboat attacked by man-eating fish and must decide who must be sacrificed as they fight their way back to shore.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: dangerous animal, lake, trapped, survival, deadly creature, isolation, confined, deadly, youth, danger, fish, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, danger, heroic mission, deadly creature, daring rescue, save the world, deadly, heroes, survival, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.8
 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, wilderness, supernatural, chaos, gory, deadly, family relations, countryside, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Amphibious Creature of the Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, 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, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant creature, deadly creature, prehistoric creature, danger, supernatural, deadly, ocean or sea, escapades, curses spells and rituals, monster, creature feature, female scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.8
 789
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 ⇓
38%
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