Animal testing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant animal testing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, visually appealing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with animal testing, death, laboratory, chase, catastrophe, scientist, violence, storytelling, dialogue and danger plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as animal testing: Worm (2016), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Monkey Shines (1988), The Plague Dogs (1982), The Directive (2019), The Secret of NIMH (1982), Captain America (1990), 28 Days Later... (2002), Venom (2018), The Lawnmower Man (1992).

List of animal testing movies

Worm (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Anti Matter (AKA Worm) is a sci-fi noir take on the Alice in Wonderland tale. Ana, an Oxford PhD student, finds herself unable to build new memories following an experiment to generate and travel through a wormhole. The story follows her ...
Plot: conspiracy, computer virus, robbery, science, university, memory loss, chase, animal experimentation, burglar, animal testing, scientific experiment, teleportation ...
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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, stylized, serious ...
Plot: intelligence, rebellion, experiment gone awry, leader, rebelliousness, imaginary, monkey, talking animals, genetic engineering, attack, alzheimer's disease, animal attack ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2010s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Monkey Shines (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A quadriplegic man is given a trained monkey help him with every day activities, until the little monkey begins to develop feelings, and rage, against its new master and those who get too close to him.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: paralysis, murder, monkey, disability, revenge, experiment, rage, vengeance, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, zombie, disorder ...
Time: 80s
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The Plague Dogs (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams. The story is centred on two dogs named Rowf and Snitter, who escape from a research laboratory in Great Britain. In the process of telling the story, ...
Style: adult animation, cult film, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: laboratory, chase, danger, dog, deadly, race against time, chases and races, adventure, escapades, pets, fugitives, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
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Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After Elle Woods, the eternally perky, fashionably adventurous, famously blonde Harvard Law grad gets fired by her law firm because of her opposition to animal testing, she takes her fight to Washington. As an aide for Congresswoman Victoria Rudd, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, fish out of water, chihuahua, ambition, blonde, politics, beauty salon, rivalry, workplace situations, fighting the system, adaptation, pink ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., boston, usa, harvard university, u.s. capitol building ...
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The Directive (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an incurable virus spread, a robot seeking to eradicate humanity deceptively guides a Red Cross survivor to sanctuary with the false hope of his family awaiting in Safe Zone 57.
Style: cinema verite, allegory, educational, epic, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie outbreak, robot, expedition, journey, sole survivor, virus, top secret, rat, self discovery, loss of father, laboratory, government agent ...
Time: 2020s, near future, future, year 2019
Place: washington d.c., china, utah, colorado, usa ...
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The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A widowed field mouse must move her family -- including an ailing son -- to escape a farmer's plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab rats, the brave mother struggles to transplant her home to firmer ground.
Style: touching, feel good, atmospheric, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, heroic mission, lifesaver, secret, adventure, widow, friendship, against the odds, rescue, family problems, cure, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Captain America (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During World War II, a brave, patriotic American Soldier undergoes experiments to become a new supersoldier, "Captain America." Racing to Germany to sabotage the rockets of Nazi baddie "Red Skull", Captain America winds up frozen ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, touching, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, captain, heroes, imaginary, crimes, danger, rivalry, undercover, superhuman powers, escapades, good versus evil, battle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1936, year 1943, year 1993 ...
Place: italy, rome italy, washington d.c., california, ohio ...
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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, rough, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, post apocalypse, survival, plague, infected, fear, rage, zombie apocalypse, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, britain, big ben london ...
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Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
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: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti hero, supernatural power, super powers, alien monster, superhero, super villain, alien, tough guy, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mutation, alien life-form ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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The Lawnmower Man (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.
Style: futuristic, scary, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: cyberspace, virtual reality, experiment gone awry, mentally challenged, vengeance, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, a.i., misfit, technology, man versus machine, laboratory ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future
Place: washington d.c.
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The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
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Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, plague, pandemic, deadly virus, catastrophe, good versus evil, supernatural, race against time, psychic, survival, danger, survivor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, las vegas, colorado, missouri, virginia ...
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Garfield: His 9 Lives (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Garfield plays multiple roles including ancient Egyptian royalty, a fairyland kitten, a movie 'stunt cat" and more!
Style: anthology
Plot: afterlife, journey, outer space, second chance, dog, love, human animal relationship, angel, on the run, mother, practice, studio ...
Time: 80s, 70s, prehistory, future, year 1978 ...
Place: egypt, north africa, europe, africa
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Year of the Dog (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secretary's life changes in unexpected ways after her dog dies.
Style: touching, humorous, dark humor, melancholic, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, pets, rescue, infidelity, couple relations, human nature, dog, single woman, african american, office, attempted murder, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: california
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Project Nim (2011)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: From the team behind Man on Wire comes the story of Nim, the chimpanzee who in the 1970s became the focus of a landmark experiment which aimed to show that an ape could learn to communicate with language if raised and nurtured like a human child. ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, captivating, psychological, sad ...
Plot: chimpanzee, fish out of water, animal life, experiment gone awry, teaching the ways of the world, captivity, human nature, confined, society, power relations, animal training, human animal relationship ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, new york
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Corruption (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A surgeon discovers that he can restore the beauty to his girlfriend's scarred face by murdering other women and extracting fluids from their pituitary gland. However, the effects only last for a short time, so he has to kill more and more ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: surgeon, doctor, proto-slasher, stabbing, severed head, scalpel, fight, train station, decapitation, face paint, bra removing, fiance fiancee relationship ...
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Carnival Magic (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician in a carnival--who actually can read minds and levitate people and objects--works with a superintelligent chimp named Alex, who can also talk. The magician and the chimp soon become the stars of the carnival, drawing in big crowds. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: circus, kidnapping, chimpanzee, carnival, mind reading, magician, save the day, imaginary, manipulation, confined, workplace, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, southern usa, south carolina, north carolina
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Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, adventure, superhero, transformation, teleportation, telekinesis, imaginary, portal, strong female character, superheroine, black ops, save the world ...
Time: year 2015, year 2014, 2010s, 2000s, year 2007
Place: usa, new york, panama, pentagon
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Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, dark hero, technology, imaginary, miniaturization, escapades, heroes, inventions and discoveries, danger, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1989
Place: usa, san francisco
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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, teenage superhero, good versus evil, super powers, transformation, genetic engineering, experiment, vigilante, mad scientist, super villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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The Satan Bug (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Satan Bug (1965) is a science fiction film in which a US government germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the germs has been released and killed several scientists. The big fear is that a more virulent strain, ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biological warfare, laboratory, bio weapon, mad scientist, undercover, chase, danger, race against time, heist, plague, virus, thief ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: florida, los angeles, california, usa
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The Puppet Masters (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Earth is invaded by alien parasites aka "slugs" that ride on people's backs and control their minds. A trio of American government agents attempt to thwart this.
Style: scary, suspense, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, mind control, space and aliens, alien contact, alien, alien invasion, deadly creature, ufo, murder, danger, alien encounter, political corruption ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa, washington d.c.
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The Kovak Box (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: David Norton is used to being in control. As a best-selling author, he decides the fate of his characters, their lives and their deaths. But what happens when his fictional world becomes all too real?
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scapegoat, danger, haunted by the past, mysterious character, mind game, mystery, losing-it hero, race against time, supernatural, destiny, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
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Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisible man, experiment, mad scientist, invisibility, danger, scientist, psychopath, murder, crimes, swearing, violence, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c.
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Food of the Gods II (1989)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A growth hormone experiment gets out of hand, when the the resulting giant man-eating rats escape, reaking havoc on the unsuspecting campus. Much blood-letting follows.
Style: cult film, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: rat, child murders an adult, giant monster, genetic engineering, death, telephone, police, mallet, man with glasses, animal testing, police car, cigarette smoking ...
Place: new york
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The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop declares an emergency. A group of eminent scientists led by Dr. Jeremy ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, science, laboratory, race against time, survival, chases and races, deadly virus, cure, heroic mission, danger, life is a bitch, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, 1950s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
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Transcendence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two leading computer scientists work toward their goal of Technological Singularity, as a radical anti-technology organization fights to prevent them from creating a world where computers can transcend the abilities of the human brain.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, tense, stylized ...
Plot: technology, artificial intelligence, computers and web, nanotechnology, resurrection, scientist, technology gone awry, chaos, hi-tech, utopia, consciousness, cyberspace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, reboot ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: ninja, vigilante, supernatural, master warrior, adventure, superhero, heroes, martial arts, good versus evil, sewer, friendship, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1999, 2010s ...
Place: new york, usa
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I, Frankenstein (2014)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein's creature, Adam, still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, Adam discovers he holds the key that could destroy humankind.
Style: gothic, exciting, stylized, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, gargoyle, frankenstein, immortality, immortal, deadly creature, anti hero, monster, demon, save the world, world domination, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1790s
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