Movies like Atomic Dog

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Atomic Dog (1998)
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Atomic Dog (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a pooch is irradiated by a nuclear plant and threatens the town, only a teenage boy can redeem him.
Plot: teenager, dog, monster, mutant, puppy, mutation, teenage boy, small town, radioactivity, nuclear reactor, dog actor, radiation

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Most similar movies to Atomic Dog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, scary, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about monster, mutant, supernatural, danger, creature feature, blood and violence mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Atomic Dog: The Being (1983), The Milpitas Monster (1976), Watchers Reborn (1998), Hellmaster (1992), The Terror Within II (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Being (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town's police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster, which is quickly killing off the town's citizenry.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, monster, easter, slasher, female director, radioactivity, radioactive, disfigurement, toxic waste, gore, decapitation, blood splatter ...
Place: idaho
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95%
The Milpitas Monster (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A monster created from a garbage dump; local pollution terrorizes a town
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monster, garbage, creature, environmental, party, tv station, small town, part animation, terror, mutant, high school, contamination
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Watchers Reborn (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: dog, mutant, monster, police officer killed, police officer, zoo, mutilation, genetic engineering, fbi agent, explosion, cabin in the woods, trunk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Hellmaster (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A psychotic college professor uses unwitting students as laboratory rats, injecting them with a drug that mutates them into gory killers
Style: cult film
Plot: monster, mutant, drugs, splatter, slasher, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, mutant, crossbow, subterranean, hybrid, human monster, creature, monster rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.0
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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 ⇓
67%
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, genetics, survival, mutant, experiment, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, island, rebellion, transformation, experiment gone awry, mutation ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s, year 2010
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
 40K
Cujo (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: rabies, dangerous animal, dog, killer dog, danger, hiding in a car, murder, blood, brutality, dam, cadillac, corpse ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Watchers III (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A top-secret experiment spawns two highly intelligent life-forms: Einstein, a golden retriever with an IQ of 175; and The Outsider, a deformed monstrosity that exists to kill... and avenge its creators. When the Outsider escapes into the jungles of ...
Plot: dog, jungle, genetic engineering, golden retriever, mutant, evisceration, infra red, tarot card, helicopter, hand grenade, timebomb, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Terror in the Swamp (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In effort to create the perfect nutria for breeding by the fur industry, a scientist and his assistant inadvertently create a brutal mutation that escapes into the nearby swamps.
Plot: creature, death, mutation, sea monster, violence, scientist, monster, experiment, mutant, swamp, science, slasher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 4K
Prophecy (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, contamination, toxic, environmentalism, environmental, deadly, danger, rivalry, animal life, experiment gone awry, native american, toxic waste ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.5
 905
Star Crystal (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Crew members aboard a space ship encounter an alien life form intent on killing them.
Plot: outer space, alien, monster, spacecraft, crystal, trapped in space, expedition, space travel
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ⇓
53%
 5.2
 470
Monster! (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a small town's monster movie festival when the monster featured in the films comes to life.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: festival, monster, false accusation, grandfather grandson relationship, severed arm, curse, shotgun, small town, white male pretending to be black, heroes, regeneration, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.7
 9K
Cabin Fever (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this grisly remake of the 2002 horror hit, five college chums rent an isolated woodland cabin for a party. But their fun quickly ends when the group is exposed to a hideous flesh-eating virus, and survival becomes the name of the game.
Style: rough, bleak, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: cabin in the woods, virus, disease, vacation, teenager, dog, isolation, death, burned alive, sex scene, friendship, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Millennium Bug (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the Haskin family seeks refuge from Y2K hysteria in the isolated forests of the Sierra Diablos mountains, madness and terror find them there. Abducted by a vicious hillbilly clan, the Haskins fight for survival, but neither they nor the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, scary, surprise ending
Plot: monster, mutant, violence, bug, survival, beetle, stranded, in the woods, cabin in the woods, marshmallow, campfire, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 2K
Intersect (2020)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A group of young Miskatonic University scientists invent a time machine, only to learn that they are being manipulated by mysterious, unseen forces from another dimension.
Style: ambiguous ending, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: time machine, science, experiment, monster, portal, time traveler, scientist, outer space, time travel, survival, experiment gone awry, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Returning from the planet Venus, an errant NASA spacecraft crashes into the ocean, spilling its radioactive cargo. Enveloped by a radioactive mass, a rabid weasel is transformed into a gigantic killer mutant. Prowling the countryside, the huge ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, monster, mad scientist, violence, mutation, gore, camp, creature feature, bicycle, dead children
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.5
 32K
The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, small town, survival, danger, chaos, race against time, quarantine, space and aliens, alien encounter, deadly creature, death, hospital ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 2.8
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The Crawlers (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: People from a small town are attacked by evil radioactive tree roots growing in the forest.
Style: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: creature, darkness, violence, gore, brother sister relationship, murder, bloody violence, blood, corrupt sheriff, digging a grave, woman slaps man, forest ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 861
Gremlin (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious box containing a terrible secret, a creature that will kill everyone else in his family unless he passes it on to someone he loves to continue its never-ending circulation.
Style: suspense, scary, weird, macabre, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, creature, box, adventure, chaos, danger, supernatural, freak accident, kids and family, urban legend, deadly creature, midnight ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
40%
 5.0
 2K
Neon Maniacs (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, tense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, danger, survival, deadly, youth, deadly creature, crimes, rivalry, stalking, teenage life, murder, samurai ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 2.5
 5K
Hydra (1971)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mad scientist (and apparent former Nazi) unleashes his master plan: to transform himself into a mutated walking catfish, gain revenge on those who have spurned him, and kidnap nubile young women to similarly transform so that he can breed. Or ...
Style: scary, offbeat, serious, surprise ending, cult film ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, fish, radioactivity, man beast, deadly, crimes, danger, vengeance, experiment gone awry, imaginary, supernatural ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Night of the Lepus (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Giant mutant rabbits terrorize the southwest!!
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, absurd, scary ...
Plot: mutant, giant animal, gene manipulation, experiment gone awry, rabbit, heroes, dangerous animal, mad scientist, chaos, deadly, danger, mutation ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 998
Barracuda (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Little coastal town is being terrorized by deadly Barracudas.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: sea monster, mutant, underwater scene, scuba diving, underwater, creature feature, animal attack, mutation, conspiracy, fish, toxic waste, diver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country:
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: violence, mutant, monster, scientist, nuclear, sea monster, ogre, animals, radioactivity, creature feature, aquatic humanoid, mud ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 5K
Mimic 2 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a cockroach-spread plague threatened to decimate the child population of New York City in the original Mimic, biologist Susan Tyler and her research associates developed a species of "Judas" bugs and introduced them into the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: school, child in peril, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, rescue, psychopath, high school, plague, survival, mutation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Day of the Animals (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The depletion of the earth's ozone layer causes animals above the altitude of 5000 feet to run amok, which is very unfortunate for a group of hikers who get dropped off up there by helicopter just before the quarantine is announced.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, dog, survival, camping, animal life, supernatural, deadly, adventure, danger, save the planet, battles, animal attack ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 20K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, sheriff, hotel, survival, apocalypse, extinction, danger, monster, quarantine, military, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%