Movies like Bad Channels

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Bad Channels (1992)
 5.1
 732
Bad Channels (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An alien determined to capture human females takes over a radio station to do it.
Style: offbeat, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, rock, radio show, space and aliens, media, prank, alien encounter, woman in danger, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, disorder, outer space, alien, radio, reporter, hallucination, rock music, hospital, music video, robot, alien invasion ...
Place: california

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Most similar movies to Bad Channels

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, supernatural, alien encounter and evil alien mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Comedy genres. Some movies like Bad Channels: Moontrap (1989), Alien Species (1996), Seedpeople (1992), Dark Universe (1993), Evil Alien Conquerors (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 2K
Moontrap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, evil alien, moon, nasa, alien encounter, spacecraft, space and aliens, danger, androids and robots, man versus machine, save the world, space wars ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 2.3
 487
Alien Species (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Huge Motherships from an alien species sneak ominously into orbit around Earth. Lethal bat-winged fighters descend on the planet. Citizens are abducted. Homes are destroyed. The invasion has begun! A small town sheriff, two deputies and a professor ...
Style: rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, benign alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, escapades, heroes, cons and scams, space wars, chases and races, supernatural, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.2
 684
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, alien, bed and breakfast, gory, deadly creature, mind control, forest, transformation, survival, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.3
 234
Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, space wars, good versus evil, gory, alien encounter, spacecraft, space and aliens, danger, escapades, dangerous animal, journalism, rescue ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Evil Alien Conquerors (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Inept beings from the planet Kabijj land on Earth and attempt to behead all of its beings and take over the planet
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, sword, space and aliens, outer space, danger, escapades, heroes, disorder, evil alien, race against time, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 740
Shadowzone (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After someone is killed in the subterranean project called "Shadowzone," a NASA captain is called in to investigate. In the project, sleeping subjects are induced into a deep EDS state whereby they become portals to a parallel universe. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Plot: evil alien, nasa, gory, danger, deadly, imaginary, space and aliens, supernatural, deadly creature, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Incredible Melting Man (1977)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An astronaut exposed to cosmic rays outside of Saturn's rings returns to Earth and begins to melt away. Escaping from the hospital, he wanders around the backwoods looking for human flesh to eat.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hospital, small town, astronaut, mutant, gory, a.i., androids and robots, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, man versus machine, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien invasion, monster, parasite, alien, outer space, gory, anti heroes, deadly creature, camping, evil alien, save the world, survival ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 5.9
 568
Severed Ties (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A regeneration experiment on a severed arm goes awry, turning the limb into a murderous, reptilian creature.
Style: serious, bleak, dark humor, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, face ripped off, gory, experiment gone awry, deadly, disorder, vengeance, cons and scams, kidnapping, chases and races, supernatural, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Zontar: The Thing from Venus (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A misguided scientist enables an alien from Venus named Zontar to come to earth in order to help solve man's problems...
Style: offbeat, serious, scary
Plot: radio, alien, mind control, alien invasion, cave, satellite, evil alien, save the world, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 821
Watchers II (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A genetically re-engineered dog develops a psychic link with a monster created in a lab experiment which goes awry.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, gory, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, mutant, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades, buddies, pets, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Track of the Moon Beast (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professor "Johnny Longbow" Salina, a man who really knows his stews, introduces Paul Carlson to the practical-joking Kathy Nolan. Paul and Kathy seem to hit it off rather well but, during a meteor storm, a meteorite fragment strikes Paul, ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, mutant, danger, supernatural, buddies, chase, vengeance, escapades, imaginary, disorder, space and aliens, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 507
Alien Intruder (1993)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, rescue, space and aliens, danger, imaginary, androids and robots, evil alien, femme fatale, contests and competitions, rebelliousness, alien encounter, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Crawling Hand (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After an astronaut space capsule is detonated in orbit, a teenager finds a severed arm among wreckage on earth. Soon the thing returns to life to murder and posses the young man's mind.
Style: offbeat, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: beach, astronaut, mutant, small town, danger, deadly, violence, space and aliens, supernatural, evil alien, mentally unstable, alien encounter ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.3
 3K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, planet, monster, alien, gory, rescue, distant planet, space wars, danger, escapades, adventure, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 301
Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, offbeat ...
Plot: evil alien, gory, countryside, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, survival, animal life, chases and races, supernatural, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 2K
Spiders (2000)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A DNA experiment on a rare breed of spider is taking place on a NASA space shuttle, when a freak meteor shower engulfs the shuttle, causing everything to go horribly wrong. One survivor is found on the ship and watched over in a secret location deep ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, dangerous animal, desert, deadly creature, animal horror, experiment gone awry, mutant, space and aliens, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 710
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, deadly creature, gory, master villain, zombie, race against time, save the world, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, plague, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 3.2
 3K
U.F.O. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of friends awake one morning to find all electricity and power shut off and an immense alien aircraft hovering in the air above their heads. Suddenly this regular group of friends is battling to survive as the entire human race is threatened ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: evil alien, friendship, urban, partying, impostor, alien invasion, military, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, danger, chaos, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Oblivion 2: Backlash (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the alien-western world of Oblivion, a suave, yet lethal bounty hunter named Sweeney arrives to arrest the seductive outlaw Lash on multiple charges, including murder. Lash, who just "inherited" a mine of Derconium (the most valuable ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: bounty hunter, cult, lone wolves, reluctant partners, chases and races, space and aliens, heroes, special agents, espionage, love triangle, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Xtro II: The Second Encounter (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scientists at a secret underground complex have found a way to travel to another dimension. Three dimension-travellers are the first to go through the gate - but are soon attacked by something that interrupts the communication with Earth. This ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, creature, scientist, alien, alien monster, slime, parallel world, danger, gory, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Not of This Earth (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary, remake of cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, alien, prostitute, nurse, danger, androids and robots, benign alien, sex, deadly creature, save the world, supernatural romance, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.6
 2K
Creepozoids (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: laboratory, desert, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, zombie, race against time, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.4
 565
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, satellite, deadly creature, gory, evil alien, secret project, mad scientist, rescue, alien encounter, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Puppet Master X follows the characters of Danny as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend Beth with the help of Toulon's puppets. However their help is short lived as they end up getting stolen by Ozu (Terumi Shimazu). Danny and Beth must try to ...
Style: offbeat, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: mad scientist, puppets, supernatural ability, gory, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, rivalry, soldier, rescue, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 6K
Critters 4 (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shower, alien, explosion, space station, benign alien, spacecraft, dangerous animal, hologram, deadly creature, mad scientist, save the world, survival ...
Time: future, year 1992, 2040s, 1990s, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Attack of the Eye Creatures (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Alien "eye" creatures invade a small town in this uncredited remake of "Invasion of the Saucer Men".
Style: offbeat, semi serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: folk, military, teenager, alien, flying saucer, disembodied hand, air force, alien encounter, space and aliens, danger, evil alien, destiny ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 52
Spaced Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The planet earth is in peril of impending doom, and maniacal destructive forces from outer space are closely at hand! Twisted, demented alien terrorists are single-handedly about to reap horrific havoc on earth and threaten life itself. Meanwhile, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, journalism, save the world, captivity, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping, save the planet, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A farce satirizing extraterrestrial horror movies such as Alien.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, monster, creature, planet, commander, mad scientist, danger, escapades, heroes, space and aliens, evil alien ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Without Warning (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An alien creature stalks human prey.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: paranoia, alien, creature, forest, wilderness, cabin, predator, espionage, deadly creature, evil alien, alien attack, human prey ...
Time: 70s, 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%