Movies like Bad Moon

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Bad Moon (1996)
 5.9
 6K
Bad Moon (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One man's struggle to contain the curse he hides within... and his last-ditch attempt to free himself with the love of family. But when it looks as if he is losing his battle, and endangering all he holds most dear, the family dog, Thor, is the last hope for his family's survival... and the end to his Werewolf curse.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, bloody, serious, bad ending, cult film, gothic, stylized, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, dog, deadly creature, full moon, transformation, family in danger, human animal relationship, boy, brother sister relationship, sex scene, single mother, corpse, boy dog relationship, trailer, single parent, animal horror, survival, vampire, crimes, supernatural, supernatural ability, stalking, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, slasher ...
Time: 90s
Place: nepal, washington state

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Most similar movies to Bad Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, survival and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Bad Moon: Cujo (1983), Silver Bullet (1985), Skinwalkers (2006), The Feeding (2006), Never Cry Werewolf (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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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
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100%
 6.4
 24K
Silver Bullet (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Netherlands Antilles
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: beast, werewolf, small town, danger, escapades, social relations, deadly, murder, transformation, dangerous animal, curfew, catholic priest ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1976
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia, UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young girl whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the beasts through the U.S. and Europe.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, violence, wolf, monster, supernatural, vampire, danger, rescue, journalism, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: transylvania, europe, romania, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.6
 13K
Skinwalkers (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Creatures, bound by the blood of the wolf, that can kill with curses and move at lightening speed, watching the night sky for the rise of the blood-red crescent moon. They are SKINWALKERS. They feed on our flesh and thirst for the taste of human ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, transformation, young heroes, supernatural ability, youth, supernatural, survival, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.9
 493
The Feeding (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A werewolf pursues campers in the Appalachian Mountains. Consumed by its legendary bloodlust, the creature begins the hunt for its oldest and most dangerous prey: Man. Special Agent Jack Driscoll has seen this before. The beast is his obsession and ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: mountain, youth, deadly creature, wilderness, teenage life, survival, deadly, special agents, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Never Cry Werewolf (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Teenager Loren (Nina Dobrev) doesn't like her new neighbor, Jared (Peter Stebbings), or his vicious dog. Along with her friend Steven (Sean O'Neill), Loren spies on Jared and begins to suspect he's a werewolf, responsible for a rash ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly creature, danger, deadly, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, missing person, dangerous animal, teenage girl in underwear, silver bullet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grace Rhodes, who is studying to be a doctor, returns to her hometown as a strange illness is afflicting the local children. The symptoms include a high fever and spasms, but even weirder is what happens the next day: All those with the illness ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, blood, sheriff, preacher, corn, barn, murder, gory, serial killer, supernatural, violence, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 4.9
 2K
The Roost (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Part of a "special" late-nite television program...Four friends on their way to a wedding find themselves marooned on a mysterious farm. Creatures of the night awaken and the undead rise, as a night of relentless horror...Begins!
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, mumblecore
Plot: zombie, road trip, barn, survival, deadly, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, gory, isolation, on the road, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dog that is a minion of Satan terrorizes a suburban family.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: dog, family relations, german shepherd, reincarnation, supernatural, danger, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, hell, demon, creature feature, boy dog relationship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of young and wild motocross racers venture through the desert and are stranded at an old mining ranch. They soon realize that they are being watched by a group of savage cannibals unknown to the civilized world. The film is full of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, slasher, psychopath, bus, serial killer, bus trip, survival, crimes, dangerous animal, family in danger, suburbs, isolation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Island of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stranded on a deserted island, a group of people struggle to survive against a swarm of supernatural flies.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: island, supernatural, confined, survival, isolation, deadly, deadly creature, danger, dangerous animal, siege, missing girl, personal assistant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An author who was sent to the town Drakho, because of a nervous breakdown, gets wound up in a mystery revolving around demons and werewolves. She starts seeing ghosts and dismisses them as her own imagination, but when they turn out to be real she ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, priest, blood, howling, female werewolf, ghost, supernatural, vampire, under the surface, gory, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Werewolf: The Beast Among Us (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a 19th century village, a young man studying under a local doctor joins a team of hunters on the trail of a wolf-like creature.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, supernatural, village, graphic violence, imaginary, in the woods, nightmare, trap, deadly, danger, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 56K
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A squad of British soldiers on training in the lonesome Scottish wilderness find a wounded Special Forces captain and the remains of his team. As they encounter zoologist Megan, it turns out that werewolves are active in the region. They have to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, in the woods, soldier, survival, full moon, beast, gory, wilderness, showdown, standoff, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, wales, scottish highlands, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Shadow Puppets (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Director Michael Winnick's chilling tale stars James Marsters as Jack, one of eight captives who awaken in an abandoned asylum not knowing who they are or why they are together. They discover that they've been used in an experiment to ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: memory loss, isolation, supernatural ability, captivity, curses spells and rituals, deadly, slasher, danger, supernatural, survival, deadly creature, shadow ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, island, jungle, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, deadly, escapades, gory, cannibal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, supernatural ability, deadly, parents and children, murder, danger, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, survival, isolation, deadly, crimes, danger, in the woods, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 15K
The Hallow (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A family who moved into a remote mill house in Ireland finds themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.
Style: suspenseful, scary, intense, atmospheric, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, family in danger, transformation, forest, survival, legend, danger, deadly creature, isolation, in the woods, couples, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
 3K
Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, imaginary, isolation, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, demon, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, cult film, harsh ...
Plot: cannibalism, blood, desert, incest, kidnapping, rape, survival, stalking, gory, family in danger, danger, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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 ⇓
32%
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Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brigitte has escaped the confines of Bailey Downs but she's not alone. Another werewolf is tailing her closely and her sister's specter haunts her. An overdose of Monkshood - the poison that is keeping her transformation at bay - leads to ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female werewolf, beast, werewolf, masturbation, transformation, murder, teenage life, gory, danger, on the run, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Frost: Portrait of a Vampire (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: San Diego, present day: The murders are starting again. A girl has been found with two holes in her neck and her body totally drained of blood. Lt Dan Richardson [Shane Pliskin] knows what it is but doesn't believe it, so he calls in blind ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, supernatural, slasher, murder, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, crimes, deadly, buddies, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Arriving in Gatlin, Nebraska, a news-reporter and his son get wind of a story about the youth in the town murdering their parents finds that a series of brutal murders are revealed to be worshipers of the corn-stalks and try to stop them before they ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: corn, priest, possession, slasher, small town, supernatural, murder, gory, investigation, religions or cults, psychopath, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Final Destination 2 (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kimberly has a violent premonition of a highway pileup she blocks the freeway, keeping a few others meant to die, safe...Or are they? The survivors mysteriously start dying and it's up to Kimberly to stop it before she's next.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, a vision, danger, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, coincidence, death, escapades, premonition, passenger, imaginary, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, deadly, isolation, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, supernatural ability, escapades, zombie, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 6K
Dying Breed (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the depths of the Tasmanian wilderness a group of hikers looking for a Tasmanian Tiger. They encounter a group of cannibals descended from Alexander Pearce, who was hung for cannibalism in 1824, out to find fresh breeding stock.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, wilderness, survival, psychopath, serial killer, rescue, slasher, danger, isolation, forest, amputation, cannibalism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 6K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: survival, slasher, forest, serial killer, psychopath, murder, rescue, danger, gory, religions or cults, confined, fanatic ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%