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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: ocean or sea, monster, sea monster, survival, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, dangerous animal, danger, forces of nature, escapades, rescue, human versus monster, oil, evacuation, sea, gory, deadly, profanity, sexual content, ocean, death, female nudity, mythical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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 danger, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, survival, supernatural and dangerous animal mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Rig: Deep Rising (1998), The Blackout (2009), Sector 7 (2011), The Descent: Part 2 (2009), Leviathan (1989). 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, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, deadly creature, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, tentacle, blood, catastrophe, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, pacific ocean
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100%
 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: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: characters killed one by one, danger, isolation, deadly creature, survival, confined, supernatural, monster, creature, invasion, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
 4.6
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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, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, survival, isolation, danger, supernatural, escapades, confined, deadly, ocean or sea, communication problem, human versus monster, sea creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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100%
The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, scary, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, survival, deadly creature, sole survivor, rescue, missing person, expedition, supernatural, claustrophobia, gory, rescue team, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.8
 18K
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, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, isolation, rescue, ship, race against time, experiment gone awry, ocean, mutant, danger, suicide, shipwreck ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, survival, heroic mission, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, danger, race against time, vengeance, rescue, deadly creature, escapades, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
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56%
 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, survival, giant spider, spider, mutation, alien, heroic mission, rescue, deadly, deadly creature, isolation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 27K
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, crocodile, 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: semi serious, suspenseful, absurd, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, mutant, danger, escapades, deadly creature, ocean or sea, shark attack, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Sea Beast (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, 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, exciting, rough, serious, scary
Plot: survival, disorder, imaginary, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, experiment gone awry, ocean or sea, rescue, mutant, fishing boat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, escapades, danger, supernatural, underwater, ocean or sea, deadly creature, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.5
 898
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, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, deadly creature, military, danger, battles, heroes, chaos, ancient mystery, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, rough, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: skiing, survival, deadly creature, danger, isolation, deadly, supernatural, friendship, mountain, missing person, violence, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: octopus, sea monster, submarine, adventure, save the day, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, deadly, ocean or sea, creature feature, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, danger, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural, isolation, friends, husband wife relationship, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 2.9
 810
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: collision, dangerous animal, control room, heroic mission, save the world, rescue, danger, investigation, chaos, government agency, ocean or sea, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.6
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, based on supposedly true story
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, sasquatch, survival, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, legends and myths, experiment gone awry, adventurer, rescue, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary, surprise ending
Plot: monster, survival, dangerous animal, teenage life, family relations, parents and children, youth, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 10K
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, dangerous animal, deadly creature, deadly, chaos, heroic mission, technology gone awry, sea ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, castaway, survival, deadly creature, friends, gory, isolation, danger, characters killed one by one, monsters, monster, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, cannibal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 1K
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, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, survival, mutant, submarine, military, save the day, race against time, dangerous animal, daring rescue, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, scary, serious, rough, experimental
Plot: plague, survival, danger, obsession, deadly, supernatural, isolation, environmentalism, bio weapon, ocean or sea, oil rig, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, Ray Reiter witnessed the brutal death of his parents at sea by a strange, octopus-like creature. Now determined to exact revenge, he joins archaeologist Nicole on a perilous high-seas expedition to find a legendary Greek Opal - ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: sea monster, danger, escapades, vengeance, survival, adventurer, deadly creature, deadly, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, rivalry, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 2K
The Rift (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
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, rescue, adventure, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, deadly, secret experiment, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, scary, mysterious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant creature, deadly creature, prehistoric creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, ocean or sea, monster, creature feature, female scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Camel Spiders (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Based on actual creatures that for years have tormented our armed forces in the Middle East, these creatures have now invaded the southwestern deserts of the United States. The Camel Spiders now freely hunt for prey, unafraid of any predator - ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, desert, danger, deadly, dangerous animal, escapades, creature feature, spider, survival, military, tourist, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, deadly, escapades, isolation, danger, forces of nature, survival, killer shark, oil rig, shark attack, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, deadly, rescue, danger, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, crimes, dangerous animal, kidnapping, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, chaos, gory, wilderness, supernatural, deadly, chase, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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