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Black Swarm (2007)
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Black Swarm (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The widow, Deputy Sheriff Jane Kozik, moves from Manhattan to Black Stone, New York, with her daughter Kelsey Kozik. There she expects to find a safe place to live. The day after moving, a homeless man is found dead in the tool shed of Jane's blind friend Beverly Rowe. Devin Hall and the entomologist Katherine Randell are summoned to help with the investigation. Devin is Jane's brother-in-law and former boyfriend, and Jane still has a crush on him. Meanwhile, Kelsey befriends the scientist Eli Giles, who has developed genetically modified wasps to the army as a weapon, and now he is trying to revert the process. When the wasps attack Black Stone, Jane, Devin and Eli team-up to attempt to destroy the swarm.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, disturbing, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, deadly creature, investigation, graphic violence, escapades, mad scientist, zombie, mutant, heroes, dangerous animal, small town, disorder, small town life, save the day, brutality, killer animal, supernatural, plague, crimes, scientist, death, murder, insect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, survival, escapades, supernatural, experiment gone awry and creature feature mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Black Swarm: 2-Headed Shark Attack (2012), Dark Island (2010), Infested (2002), Bats: Human Harvest (2007), Snakehead Terror (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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Dark Island (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After losing contact with its researchers on a remote island, a military corporation hires a group of scientists and soldiers to find out what went wrong. But when they arrive, the team quickly discovers that the weapons testing performed on the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bio weapon, experiment gone awry, island, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, disorder, scientist, graphic violence, heroes, escapades, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Infested (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Horror tale of insects which eat their victims from the inside out.
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, escapades, buddies, deadly creature, disorder, chaos, apocalypse, plague, experiment gone awry, friendship, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
53%
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Snakehead Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, escapades, isolation, heroes, chaos, disorder, animal life, experiment gone awry, small town life, dangerous animal, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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They Crawl (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A computer whiz named 'Bean' is among several people found dead with strange striations, odd puncture wounds and missing internal organs. Bean's brother Ted teams up with detective Gina to get to the bottom of it. With the help of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, murder, rivalry, supernatural, plague, deadly creature, dangerous animal, track down, cockroach, mutant, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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After the Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A survivor of warfare born chemical attack, Cassie Becker faces a new world of terrible realization. The Human race has suffered terrible recourse in the wake of an attack that never should have been leaving the remaining inhabitants in a state far ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mutant, survival, bio weapon, chaos, supernatural, graphic violence, post apocalypse, zombie, woman in danger, flashback, gas mask, movie theatre ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
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Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, secret identity, adventure, resort, small town, animal attack, shark, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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%
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Razortooth (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The concept is based on a true story concerning an exotic species of eels that are released in the southeast from Asia. They breathe air and can survive on land.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: eel, mutant, survival, mad scientist, dangerous animal, wilderness, experiment gone awry, disorder, animal life, escapades, supernatural, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, violence spree, isolation, survival, disorder, toxic, mad scientist, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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They Nest (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After freezing up under pressure in the emergency room, Dr. Cahill decides to spend a few months unwinding on a little Maine island where he immediately gets off on the wrong foot with the locals. Meanwhile, a body has washed up on shore infested ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: cockroach, island, experiment gone awry, plague, mad scientist, dangerous animal, deadly creature, rescue, survival, family in danger, isolation, insect ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, new england, atlantic ocean, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ice Spiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A scientific experiment goes haywire, creating an arachnophobic nightmare. If there's a way to stop them, somebody better find it soon before they kill everything in sight!
Style: suspenseful, scary, semi serious, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant spider, spider, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, laboratory, heroic mission, dangerous animal, survival, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, escapades ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, murder, experiment gone awry, survival, investigation, death, creature, laboratory, transformation, secrets, genetics ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zombie Massacre (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bacteriological weapon developed by the US Government to create a super soldier - spreads an epidemic in a quiet little town in the middle of Eastern Europe. All citizens have been turned into infected zombies. The plan is to bring an atomic bomb ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, soldier, survival, bio weapon, chaos, escapades, supernatural, graphic violence, chaos and mayhem, plague, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
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, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, mad scientist, save the world, race against time, soldier, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, destruction, strong female presence, farm, locust, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Triassic Attack (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Native American owner of a kitschy roadside museum accidentally brings to life three dinosaur fossils. Now really annoyed, the giant dinos wreak havoc on the small town and the local university.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, fossil, deadly creature, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, save the day, chaos and mayhem, survival, small town, save the world, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Fangs (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Scottsville is a sleepy town, where the yearly apple blossom festival is usually the only 'memorable' event, so Police Chief Sam Taylor is furious when young cop Ally Parks -who comes from the big city- insists on investigating the death ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, mad scientist, supernatural, police investigation, experiment gone awry, rivalry, escapades, dangerous animal, crimes, deadly creature, murder, bat ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Lizard Boy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: If you were a brilliant geneticist, working on a secret government genetic engineering project, and your fiancee dumped you because your sperm were not viable, what would you do to resolve your mid-life crisis? Dr. Gino Conti creates his own son by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural, mad scientist, laboratory, disorder, animal life, mutant, dangerous animal, heroes, misfit, vampire, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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37%
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Raptor (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a series of unexplained vicious animal attacks strikes his community, Sheriff Jim Tanner and his assistant Barbara trace them back to a Dr. Hyde, a former military researcher whose government funding for a dinosaur cloning project was cut. When ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, survival, crimes, rescue, small town life, experiment gone awry, heroes, deadly creature, race against time, disorder, mad scientist ...
Time: prehistory
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37%
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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: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, crocodile, deadly creature, save the day, race against time, supernatural, military, escapades, city, creature feature, survival, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Night Shadows (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two brothers, Josh and Mike, go to a small southern town for a vacation, they find most of the residents either dead or missing. When Mike himself goes missing, Josh teams up with the local sheriff and an attractive school teacher to find him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, mutant, small town, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, plague, toxic, motel, sheriff, infection ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover, psychiatrist, reporter, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dark Lurking (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, secret place, experiment gone awry, mutant, monster, zombie, isolation, escapades, confined, violence spree, disorder ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After chomping through the fish population, thousands of starved lampreys begin attacking the citizens of a sleepy lake town, and the community scrambles to stay alive.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, rescue, dangerous animal, lake, social relations, small town, husband wife relationship, small town life, escapades, river, father son relationship, coroner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, chaos, small town, supernatural, small community, survival, dark secret, under the surface, graphic violence, disorder, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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33%
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Vipers (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vipers is a 2008 film directed by Bill Corcoran. It stars Tara Reid and Corbin Bernsen. It premiered on the Sci Fi Channel on September 21, 2008, and was released on DVD on September 23, 2008. A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, slasher
Plot: snake, hotel, island, survival, isolation, deadly creature, mad scientist, dangerous animal, laboratory, chaos and mayhem, mutation, genetic engineering ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Man's Best Friend (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A dog turns from man's best friend into man's worst nightmare as he attacks everything that moves.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer dog, mad scientist, chase, dog, survival, dangerous animal, supernatural, laboratory, experiment gone awry, investigation, genetic engineering, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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 ⇓
33%