Experiment gone awry movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant experiment gone awry movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, suspenseful, weird, psychotronic and exciting films and TV shows about / with experiment gone awry, danger, catastrophe, storytelling, disorder, scientist, dialogue, survival, mentor and death plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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experiment gone awry movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as experiment gone awry: Splice (2009), Resident Evil (2002), Primeval (2007), A Sound of Thunder (2005), Victor Frankenstein (2015), Hulk (2003), Venom (2018), Ex Machina (2014), Flatliners (1990), Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008).

List of experiment gone awry movies

 5.8
 97K
Splice (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elsa and Clive, two young rebellious scientists, defy legal and ethical boundaries and forge ahead with a dangerous experiment: splicing together human and animal DNA to create a new organism. Named "Dren", the creature rapidly develops ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, twist ending, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: monster, genetic engineering, supernatural, genetics, cloning, experiment gone awry, laboratory, dna, experiment, creature, ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: usa
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 6.6
 269K
Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain ...
Style: scary, suspense, apocalyptic, futuristic, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, zombie apocalypse, monster, survival, infected, bio weapon, mutant, experiment gone awry, apocalypse, quarantine, chase ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
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 7.2
 14K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, scenic
Plot: dinosaur, experiment gone awry, monster, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, time travel, escapades, survival, disaster, heroes, forces of nature, team ...
Time: prehistory, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
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A Sound of Thunder (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a hunter sent back to the prehistoric era runs off the path he must not leave, he causes a chain reaction that alters history in disastrous ways.
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, apocalyptic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, time machine, evolution, adventure, experiment gone awry, escapades, changing the past or future, scientist, technology, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: chicago illinois
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Victor Frankenstein (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Victor Von Frankenstein creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, stylized, light, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, frankenstein, experiment gone awry, monster, experiment, friendship, hunchback, steampunk, frankenstein's monster, scientist, escapades, obsession ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1930s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, scotland, scotland yard, usa ...
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 5.6
 267K
Hulk (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers massive radiation exposure in his laboratory that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Style: intense, stylized, exciting, serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, genetics, experiment gone awry, mutant, chase, transformation, technology, mad scientist, military, adventure, dark hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: san francisco, california, central america, new york, south america
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 6.6
 474K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, alien, super villain, alien monster, alien life-form, super powers, experiment gone awry, tough guy, mutation, good versus evil, humanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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 7.7
 536K
Ex Machina (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Caleb, a 26 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds ...
Style: philosophical, mind bending, psychological, twist ending, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, androids, cyborgs, existentialism, technology, isolation, a.i., human android relationship, androids and robots, manipulation ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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 6.5
 87K
Flatliners (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: afterlife, medical student, suicide, supernatural, experiment gone awry, near death experience, obsession, resurrection, memory, manipulation, nightmare, hallucination ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, 90s
Place: chicago illinois
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Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A zombie attack brings chaos to Harvardville Airport. Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield , who fought the sinister Umbrella Corporation during the Raccoon City tragedy 7 years ago, are back. In high-octane Resident Evil style, they're ready to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, chaos, infection, experiment gone awry, genetically altered, supernatural, good versus evil, soldier, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: scary, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, supernatural, zombie apocalypse, monster, one man army, survival, heroine, experiment gone awry, infected, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: las vegas, salt lake city utah, utah, alaska
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 8.0
 33K
Elfen Lied (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, ecchi, rough, dark fantasy ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood trauma, split personality, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, supernatural, memory loss, experiment gone awry, sexual abuse, social misfits, evil, sadism, suffering ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan
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 7.1
 18K
Danny Phantom (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Danny Phantom is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon, produced by Billionfold Studios. It was distributed by Nelvana, a Canadian animation company, as was The Fairly OddParents. The show is about a ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, gothic, odd
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, ghost, young heroes, best friends, adventure, teenage life, good versus evil, siblings relations, supernatural, superhuman powers, heroes ...
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 5.8
 17K
Outpost (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt hires mercenary and former Royal Marine D.C. to assemble a crack team of ex-soldiers to protect him on a dangerous journey into no-man's land. Their mission is to scope out ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, nazi zombie, experiment gone awry, trap, heroic mission, violence, mercenary, occult, survival, serial murder, underground bunker ...
Place: europe, eastern europe
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Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in ...
Style: thought provoking, suspense, exciting, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rebellion, intelligence, rebelliousness, experiment gone awry, monkey, leader, alzheimer's disease, gorilla, chimpanzee, talking animals, distopia, genetic engineering ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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 7.2
 747K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, virus, supernatural, distopia, infected, plague, quarantine, isolation ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
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 7.4
 19K
Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In his basement in San Francisco, boy-genius Quinn Mallory unlocks the doorway to an infinite number of Earths. During a test run, Quinn invites co-worker Wade Wells and his teacher Professor Maximillian Arturo to see his new invention. But an ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, alternate reality, alien invasion, alternate dimension, portal, getting home, escapades, hopes, experiment gone awry, culture clash, adventure, life changing experience ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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 7.9
 53K
Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal ...
Style: futuristic, clever, twists and turns, light, humorous ...
Plot: scientist, save the day, secret place, experiment, hi-tech, small town, friendship, small town life, sheriff, experimenting, technology, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
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Heart of a Dog (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Old Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human's hypophysis into a dog's brain. Couple of weeks later the dog became "human looking". The main question is "Is anybody who is looking like a ...
Style: cerebral, philosophical, intellectual, satirical, thought provoking ...
Plot: life philosophy, medical experiment, experiment gone awry, dog, society, revolution, communism, psychiatry, obsession, adaptation, humanity, mentor ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 80s
Place: russia, ussr, eastern europe
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 5.8
 21K
Leviathan (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Underwater deep-sea miners encounter a Soviet wreck and bring back a dangerous cargo to their base on the ocean floor with horrifying results. The crew of the mining base must fight to survive against a genetic mutation that hunts them down one by ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, ship, survival, ocean, race against time, sea, experiment gone awry, suicide, shipwreck, mutant, creature feature, disaster ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic ocean
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The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a stopover in Germany in the middle of a carefree road trip through Europe, two American girls find themselves alone at night when their car breaks down in the woods. Searching for help at a nearby villa, they are wooed into the clutches of a ...
Style: brutal, suspense, macabre, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mad scientist, insanity, crimes, victim, experiment gone awry, body horror, psychopath, violence, surgeon, brutality, sadistic horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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 6.8
 35K
Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: psychedelic, psychological, atmospheric, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: science, hallucination, experiment gone awry, obsession, drugs, surrealism, transformation, isolation, university, genetics, insanity, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 60s
Place: harvard university, california, africa, boston, new york ...
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 5.6
 22K
After the Dark (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Indonesia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, philosophical, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, teacher, human nature, survival, bunker, disorder, social relations, teachers and students, philosophy, experiment gone awry, love and romance, underground bunker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, tokyo, asia
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 7.6
 179K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: mutant, experiment, science, mad scientist, scientist, teleportation, mutation, transformation, tragic love, monster, body horror, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
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Deep Blue Sea 3 (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Emma Collins and her team are spending their third summer on the island of Little Happy studying the effect of climate change on the great white sharks who come to the nearby nursery every year to give birth. Along with the last two inhabitants ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, killer shark, science runs amok, predator, characters killed one by one, animal attack, scientist, experiment gone awry, research, female scientist, experiment ...
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 7.5
 409K
28 Days Later (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, virus, apocalypse, survival, epidemic, zombie apocalypse, infected, rage, end of the world, plague, quarantine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, manchester ...
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The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, gloomy, serious, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, transformation, superhuman powers, scientist, adventure, giant, mutant, monster, chase, experiment gone awry, creature, unstoppable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: brazil, new york, rio de janeiro, virginia, british columbia ...
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 7.4
 805K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, intense, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, transformation, heroes, courage, secret identity, spider man character, super villain, double life, peter parker character, good versus evil, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park's animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup run a business ridding the town of garden pests. Using only humane ...
Style: claymation, feel good, atmospheric, humorous, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, rabbit, experiment gone awry, competition, cartoon rabbit, garden, love triangle, monster, adventure, rivalry, transformation, eccentricity ...
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, europe
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 4.8
 60K
The Animal (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When loser Marvin Mange is involved in a horrible car accident, he's brought back to life by a deranged scientist as half man and half animal. His newfound powers are awesome -- but their adverse side effects could take over his life. Now, ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mad scientist, organ donation, police investigation, experiment gone awry, animals, man beast, animal life, partners, goofy hero, flirting, lone hero, chase ...
Time: contemporary
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