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The Remaining (2014)
 4.3
 7K
The Remaining (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a group of close-knit friends assemble for the marriage of Skylar and Dan, they have no idea they will witness The Rapture and face a series of catastrophic events turning the celebration into a life-or-death struggle.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, christian film, disaster movie
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, chaos, forces of nature, wedding, survival, supernatural, hopes, danger, christianity, paranormal phenomena, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, loss of faith, bible prophecy, religions or cults, destiny, graphic violence, society, chaos and mayhem, escapades, deadly, catastrophe, rapture, demon, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Remaining

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and suspense films with plots about danger, chaos, apocalypse, survival, escapades, supernatural and chaos and mayhem mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like The Remaining: The Happening (2008), Vanishing on 7th Street (2010), 40 Days and Nights (2012), Left Behind (2014), Zombex (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 193K
The Happening (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a deadly airborne virus threatens to wipe out the northeastern United States, teacher Elliott Moore (Mark Wahlberg) and his wife (Zooey Deschanel) flee from contaminated cities into the countryside in a fight to discover the truth. Is it ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, end of the world, plague, danger, family in danger, suicide, hysteria, graphic violence, paranoia, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, new jersey, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Vanishing on 7th Street (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious global blackout yields countless populations to simply vanish, leaving only their clothes and possessions behind. A small handful of survivors band together in a dimly-lit tavern on 7th Street, struggling to combat the apocalyptic ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: darkness, apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, survival, supernatural, danger, chaos, post apocalypse, power outage, mystery, bar, group of strangers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
40 Days and Nights (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a colossal tectonic shift causes the sea level to start rising, a microbiologist gathers the DNA of as many species as she can, while the military creates an "ark" in a desperate attempt to preserve life on Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evacuation, save the day, survival, apocalypse, chaos, race against time, danger, forces of nature, scientist, mass destruction, disaster film, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 36K
Left Behind (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A small group of survivors are left behind after millions of people suddenly vanish during the rapture and the world is plunged into chaos and destruction.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: chaos, apocalypse, catastrophe, survival, parents and children, deadly, supernatural, danger, journalism, religions or cults, hopes, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 2.1
 626
Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, captivating ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, survival, sexual content, escapades, deadly, catastrophe, graphic violence, profanity, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
2012 Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On December 21, 2012 four strangers on a journey of faith are drawn to an ancient temple in the heart of Mexico. For the Mayans it is the last recorded day. For NASA scientists it is a cataclysmic polar shift. For the rest of us, it is Doomsday.
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, adventure, chaos, race against time, save the world, forces of nature, heroes, chases and races, heroic mission, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Quantum Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of talented but rebellious 'rock-star scientists' find themselves in a race against time to save Earth when a comet makes an unexpected turn towards our blue planet where all life may cease to exist within days if our small town ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, danger, survival, collision, chaos, save the world, forces of nature, doomsday, tsunami, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 8K
The After (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Eight strangers are thrown together by mysterious forces and must help each other survive in a violent world that defies explanation.
Style: twists and turns, surreal, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural, survival, group of strangers, chaos, danger, destruction, fear, mystery, trapped, uncover truth, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 2K
Aftermath (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Searching for a happy ending to a tale of unimaginable disaster and horror, nine strangers find themselves holed up together in a farmhouse cellar in rural Texas. The United States has hastily become embroiled in World War 3. A young doctor named ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, isolation, danger, chaos, escapades, confined, radiation, nuclear, indoor, blood, child ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Collapsed (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the wake of the end of the world, a family of four desperately tries to survive. Their goal: escaping the city and traveling to the rural community they once called home. The constant threat of a violent death forcing them to stay as far away ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, life is a bitch, on the run, chaos, in the woods, gory, virus, end of the world, countryside, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, forces of nature, danger, race against time, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, disaster film, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 217K
Knowing (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Australia, China
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teacher opens a time capsule that has been dug up at his son's elementary school; in it are some chilling predictions -- some that have already occurred and others that are about to -- that lead him to believe his family plays a role in the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, prediction, prophecy, destiny, changing the past or future, professor, scientist, air disaster, catastrophe, foreknowledge, code ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zombie Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Months after a zombie plague has wiped out 90 percent of the American population, a small group of survivors fight their way cross-country to a rumored refuge on the island of Catalina.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, disaster movie
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, supernatural, apocalypse, zombie, graphic violence, gory, survival, plague, danger, deadly, escapades, virus ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, apocalypse, survival, danger, adventure, race against time, journalism, chaos, forces of nature, catastrophe, hurricane ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 123
2084 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Not much left since the world died. That's what they called it the day the virus took over and people went inside, never to leave their homes again. Soon after that, the last of the food was gone, the last drop of gas was used up, the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, isolation, survival, danger, chaos, plague, deadly, confined, food shortage, mosquito, future dystopia, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.2
 815
Storm War (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of freak weather occurrences around Washington D.C. reunites two estranged brothers who are the sons of a once prestigious climate scientist. One of them suspects their father is behind it and upon further investigation, they discover that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, tense, humorous ...
Plot: danger, race against time, chaos, chaos and mayhem, save the day, escapades, parents and children, siblings relations, mad scientist, family relations, forces of nature, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 3K
The End (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of old friends gets together for a weekend in a mountain cabin. Years have gone by and yet nothing seems to have changed between them. But lurking behind the laughter and stories is a murky episode from the past that continues to haunt them. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: survival, apocalypse, haunted by the past, chaos, friendship, danger, isolation, reunion, friends, escapades
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.6
 135
After the Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A survivor of warfare born chemical attack, Cassie Becker faces a new world of terrible realization. The Human race has suffered terrible recourse in the wake of an attack that never should have been leaving the remaining inhabitants in a state far ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: mutant, survival, supernatural, chaos, bio weapon, danger, deadly, graphic violence, zombie, post apocalypse, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 4.6
 3K
Dead Season (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It has been over one year since the start of the outbreak. Our society has collapsed and the world has descended into chaos. Elvis and Tweeter are two of the last people left alive, and band together to flee the United States for a remote island ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, social decay, deadly, chaos, on the run, danger, society, apocalypse, island, vestiges of humanity, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: missing person, danger, police investigation, supernatural, deadly, wilderness, found footage, survival, violence, death, missing child, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, tense ...
Plot: forces of nature, apocalypse, rescue, danger, chaos, escapades, climate change, snow, natural disaster, catastrophe, evacuation, scientist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 2K
Remains (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story centers on two lone survivors of a bizarre accident that reduced most of the world's population to zombies. They take refuge in a vacant casino and fight a losing battle against the undead.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, futuristic, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, gambling, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, gory, casino, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ever Since the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Twelve years ago, a plague swept through, wiping out most of the population; in San Francisco, only 186 people remain. Two of them use jury-rigged batteries to power a camera and make a documentary. We see a variety of approaches to survival, from ...
Style: serious, tense, bleak, sincere, thought provoking
Plot: survival, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, society, introspection, wilderness, escapades, commune, survivor ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An outbreak of avian flu mutates into a virus that becomes transmittable from human to human.
Style: serious, tense, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: isolation, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, race against time, plague, danger, life is a bitch, heroes, deadly, society, chaos, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.8
 974
Dead Within (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set six months after a deadly outbreak has all but ended the human race, a man and woman have survived by isolating themselves in a remote cabin and never opening the door. Now they don’t have a choice. Starved for resources, they must confront ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: infection, isolation, zombie, survival, danger, plague, supernatural, couple relations, apocalypse, deadly, domestic disturbance, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.3
 3K
I Am Omega (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Last Man Alive Must Battle a Planet of the Dead. [An Asylum film.]
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, zombie, disease, survival, supernatural, life is a bitch, chaos, future dystopia, rivalry, apocalypse, plague, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 500
The Last Light (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped inside an abandoned hospital after an unexplainable apocalyptic event. In addition to being haunted by what they've lost, the strangers must also fight off mysterious creatures that hunt them down one by ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, apocalypse, deadly, hospital, monster, creature, rivalry, violence, showdown, standoff, abandoned building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 3K
Antisocial (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five university friends gather at a house party to ring in the New Year. Unbeknownst to them, an epidemic has erupted outside, causing outbreaks around the world. With nowhere else to turn, they barricade themselves indoors with only their phones, ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: infection, zombie, survival, plague, chaos, danger, friendship, isolation, buddies, deadly, college, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.2
 2K
Autumn (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The virus came so fast no one had time to prepare. Before the day was over, entire towns were decimated, and large cities became monumental tombs. Left with nothing but fading hope and the will to live, reclusive software consultant Michael (Dexter ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense
Plot: plague, zombie, apocalypse, isolation, survival, save the world, danger, deadly creature, chaos, virus, deadly, confined ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two young scientists are swept up in a government plot to suppress the truth about a biological disaster at a genetic research facility.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, escapades, chaos, supernatural, deadly, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, graphic violence, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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