16 Movies Like The Thing (2011)

Members of the Norwegian research station known as “Thule” made the discovery in the winter of 1982 that an extraterrestrial spaceship and a nearby alien body had been buried in the ice of the Antarctic. Kate Lloyd, a palaeontologist from the United States, is asked to participate in the investigation by Dr. Sander Halvorson and his assistant Adam Finch. They travel to Thule in a helicopter with Sam Carter and Derek Jameson as the pilots, and Griggs serves as the crewman. They are introduced to the station chief, Edvard Wolner, as well as the other members of his crew: Juliette, Karl, Jonas, Henrik, Colin, Peder, Lars, and Lars’s dog.

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1. Bone Tomahawk (2015)


In the 1890s, two bandits by the names of Purvis and Buddy stumble into a Native American burial place. They were caught off guard, and while Buddy was taken out, Purvis managed to get away. After travelling to the adjacent town of Bright Hope, Purvis burys his treasure there. On the other hand, Deputy Chicory reports him to Sheriff Franklin Hunt, and the sheriff shoots Purvis in the leg as he tries to flee the scene. John Brooder, a skilled…

2. Skylines (2020)


The events of this film begin not long after the last film, with Rose commanding the human spacecraft fleet in its conflict with the alien spaceship fleet. The harvester-like extraterrestrials are currently located in lunar orbit aboard their mothership, known as Armada. However, after bursting past the opposing lines, Rose becomes frozen and cannot fire, leading to the destruction of one of her ships. Rose is forced to destroy one of her ships after it gets caught in the crossfire…

3. Pitch Black (2000)


Cryostasis is used to carry passengers on the starship Hunter-Gratzner, which is now operating in the far future. Among them is a Muslim priest named Abu "Imam" al-Walid, who is escorting three young pilgrims to New Mecca; a young man named Jack; a pair of prospectors named Shazza and Zeke; a wealthy businessman named Paris; and a law enforcement officer named William J. Johns, who is accompanying a notorious criminal named Richard B. Riddick. Riddick's eyes have been surgically altered,…

4. Predator (1987)


An extraterrestrial spacecraft sends a shuttle to Earth, where a Vietnam War veteran named Major Alan "Dutch" Schaefer and his military rescue team, which consists of Mac, Poncho, Blain, Billy, and Hawkins, are given the mission of rescuing a foreign cabinet minister and his assistant from a group of insurgents.  Despite Dutch's misgivings, the team will be accompanied by CIA operative Al Dillon, a friend of the Dutch's from their time serving in Vietnam. While on their way, the squad…

5. Crawl (2019)


Haley Keller, a student at the University of Florida, gets a phone call from her sister Beth. The latter warns her that Hurricane Wendy, a Category 5 storm, is heading toward Florida and urges her to evacuate the state. Haley Keller is a swimmer for the Gators. Haley goes to check on her estranged father, Dave, at his apartment to make sure he is okay, but she finds that it is vacant when she get there. By choosing to investigate…

6. The Ice Road (2021)


Twenty-six miners cannot escape after an explosion at their mine in Manitoba. Mike McCann and his brother Gurty, an Iraq War veteran suffering from PTSD and aphasia, work for a trucking company in North Dakota until Mike punches another trucker for referring to Gurty as a "retard," at which point they are both fired from their jobs. Gerty was diagnosed with PTSD and aphasia after returning from the war. After he tells them about the opening, Mike and his friends…

7. Love and Monsters (2020)


The destruction of an asteroid on its way to collide with Earth results in the discharge of chemical fallout, which causes animals with cold blood to evolve into enormous monsters that wipe out the majority of humanity. When Joel Dawson and his love Aimee separate during Fairfield's evacuation, he solemnly vows to track her down and reunite them shortly before his parents are executed. Seven years have passed, and Joel is now a resident in one of the numerous subterranean…

8. The Descent (2005)


Whitewater rafting is a favorite activity of Sarah, Juno, and Beth, three friends who enjoy a good adrenaline rush. After that, Sarah, her daughter Jessica, and her husband Paul are involved in a car accident caused by Paul's distraction. Sarah is the only one who makes it out alive; Paul and Jessica perish. One year later, Sarah, Juno, Beth, their friends Sam, Rebecca, and newcomer Holly, get together for a spelunking adventure at a cabin in the Appalachian Mountains of…

9. The Dark Tower (2017)


Jake Chambers, age 11, has dreams that involve a sinister warlock known only as the Man in Black. This warlock's goal is to bring about the end of the universe by bringing down a Tower and defeating a Gunslinger who stands in his way. Jake's mother, stepfather, and the psychiatrists who treat him attribute his visions to him having nightmares as a response to the traumatic experience of his father's passing the previous year. At Jake's apartment in New York…

10. The Wind Rises (2013)


Jiro Horikoshi was a young man who lived in 1916. He had aspirations of becoming a pilot, but his nearsightedness prevented him from doing so. One night, he has a dream in which his hero, the Italian aviation designer Giovanni Battista Caproni, appears to him. In the dream, Giovanni Battista Caproni reveals to him that he has never flown an aeroplane in his life and that designing planes is more enjoyable than actually piloting them. Jiro encounters Naoko Satomi, a…

11. Predators (2010)


Royce awakens free, falling into an unknown jungle, where he meets several other people who arrive similarly. These individuals include an enforcer for the Los Zetas cartel named Cuchillo, a soldier for the Spetsnaz named Nikolai, an Israeli sniper named Isabelle, and an officer for the RUF named Mombasa, a death row inmate named Stans, a Yakuza member named Hanzo, and a doctor named Edwin. The group is following Royce, who Isabelle believes may be a former member of black…

12. Prey 2022


In 1719, on the Renowned Plains, a young Comanche lady named Naru was taught as a healer, but she had always dreamed of becoming a great hunter like her brother, Tanabe. She was out with her dog, Sarai, looking for deer when she spotted an abnormality in the sky that she thought was a Thunderbird but was a Predator spaceship. She took this as a sign that she needed to prove herself and continued her search. Tanabe gives in and…

13. The Magnificent Seven (2016)


In 1879, gold mining mogul and robber baron Bartholomew Bogue, aided by an army of hired guns, forcibly took possession of the American frontier hamlet of Rose Creek. He uses the locals as slave labor in his mine, who are forced to work long hours. Bogue orders the burning of the town church and the death of numerous locals, including the farmer Matthew Cullen, to scare the remaining citizens after they had denounced him at the local church. Emma, Matthew's…

14. Hell or High Water


Toby and Tanner Howard, brothers, commit bank robberies in West Texas at two locations of the Texas Midlands Bank. Tanner's reckless disposition causes him to take excessive risks, which Toby finds annoying despite the fact that the robberies are well-planned. After returning to their family ranch, they use a backhoe to bury their getaway automobile in a pit on the property. Following a protracted illness, their mother passed away, leaving behind a ranch that is in debt due to a…

15. Annihilation 2018


Lena, a biology professor, and Army veteran tells the story of her journey to a region known as the "Shimmer," which emerged three years ago from a local lighthouse when it was damaged by a meteorite. The mission took place inside the United States government facility known as Area X. Kane, Lena's spouse, was a Green Beret and was on a mission when he entered the Shimmer; however, he was never seen again. He suddenly emerges at home, but his…

16. 10 Cloverfield Lane


Michelle hastily packs a suitcase, abandons a diamond ring, and leaves New Orleans following an argument that she had with her boyfriend, Ben. Ben calls her as she is traveling through the rural areas of Louisiana at night and begs her to come back. The media has reported that power outages have occurred in a number of major cities. Her vehicle was struck unexpectedly and flipped off the road as a result. Michelle finds herself chained to the wall and…