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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: mad scientist, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, bio weapon, deadly, deadly creature, investigation, graphic violence, escapades, zombie, killer animal, mutant, heroes, dangerous animal, small town life, small town, disorder, save the day, brutality, crimes, plague, supernatural, scientist, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york state

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and psychotronic films with plots about deadly, danger, supernatural, survival, escapades, experiment gone awry and deadly creature mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Black Swarm: 2-Headed Shark Attack (2012), Dark Island (2010), They Crawl (2001), Snakehead Terror (2004), Shark Swarm (2008). 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: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, experiment gone awry, island, survival, supernatural, deadly, danger, deadly creature, disorder, scientist, graphic violence, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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56%
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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: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, experiment gone awry, rivalry, track down, murder, danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, plague, dangerous animal, mutant ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: supernatural, escapades, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, small town life, disorder, animal life, chaos, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 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: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, adventure, secret identity, deadly creature, deadly, anti heroes, anti hero, small town, resort ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Plot: animal horror, mutant, eel, survival, dangerous animal, mad scientist, deadly, danger, experiment gone awry, wilderness, biologist, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Ice Spiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 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, dark humor, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: giant spider, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, laboratory, ski resort, spider, dangerous animal, gory, survival, heroic mission, deadly creature, escapades ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 134
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, deadly, danger, supernatural, chaos, bio weapon, graphic violence, post apocalypse, zombie, woman in danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, danger, chaos, isolation, survival, deadly, experiment gone awry, violence spree, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 2K
The Kindred (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 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, survival, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, investigation, death, creature, laboratory, transformation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.3
 2K
Apocalypse Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 87 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: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, survival, danger, soldier, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, plague, small town, escapades, bio weapon, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.4
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Mega Piranha (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a science experiment goes horribly wrong, gigantic fish gain appetites for human flesh.
Style: scary, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: piranha, experiment gone awry, survival, escapades, save the day, dangerous animal, danger, mutant, deadly, creature feature, eaten alive, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela, florida, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 791
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: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, experiment gone awry, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, race against time, danger, deadly, gory, mad scientist, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, survival, crimes, dangerous animal, rescue, deadly creature, heroes, danger, race against time, deadly, disorder, small town life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Raptor Ranch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young people stuck in the small Texas town of Fossil Ridge have to fight for their lives against dinosaurs that have been reanimated by a local scientist.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: dinosaur, rescue, dangerous animal, survival, danger, experiment gone awry, isolation, gas station, supernatural, small town, deadly, escapades ...
Time: prehistory
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, witty ...
Plot: laboratory, supernatural, superhuman powers, mad scientist, misfit, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, vampire, deadly, heroes, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.3
 646
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, suspenseful, humorous, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, police investigation, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, escapades, danger, dangerous animal, animal life, murder, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, escapades, save the day, heroes, small town, deadly creature, survival, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, danger, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
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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, exciting, serious, rough, scary ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, chases and races, destruction, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
In the Spider's Web (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a team of backpackers sets out to explore the Indian jungles, one of them is bitten by a poisonous spider and killed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: spider, rescue, mad scientist, survival, experiment gone awry, rivalry, deadly creature, obsessive quest, danger, race against time, escapades, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two young scientists are swept up in a government plot to suppress the truth about a biological disaster at a genetic research facility.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, chaos, supernatural, deadly, escapades, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, gory, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 970
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: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: soldier, crocodile, deadly creature, save the day, supernatural, danger, race against time, escapades, military, deadly, creature feature, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, danger, deadly, experiment gone awry, chaos, plague, toxic, toxic waste ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, disorder, working undercover, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer dog, mad scientist, chase, anti heroes, dog, dangerous animal, survival, gory, supernatural, danger, anti hero, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: snake, hotel, island, survival, isolation, mad scientist, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, chaos and mayhem, laboratory, mutation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.0
 10K
Bats (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff to stop them.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, mutation, survival, supernatural, save the day, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, plague, survival, chaos, rescue, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, mad scientist, chaos, deadly, small town, supernatural, small community, under the surface, dark secret, survival, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The 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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, rescue, deadly, danger, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, mutant, disorder, ocean or sea, ocean, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%