Movies like The Mist

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The Mist (2007)
 7.1
 307K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten their lives, and worse, their sanity.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, bad ending, psychological, bleak, surprise ending, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, religious fanatic, spider, creature, trapped, survival horror, chaos and mayhem, fog, deadly creature, fear, giant monster, tentacle, death, killings, small town, alternate dimension, giant insect, catastrophe, insanity, desperation, loss of loved one, siege, supermarket ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa

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Most similar movies to The Mist

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, suspenseful and weird films with plots about survival, danger, monster, death, blood, violence and apocalypse mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Mist: Cloverfield (2008), The Thing (1982), Splinter (2008), Phantoms (1998), Hidden (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 396K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, disaster, survival, survival horror, alien, deadly creature, chaos, destruction, fear, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.2
 414K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, supernatural, snow, paranoia, alien encounter, creature, fear, space and aliens, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 38K
Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, macabre, psychological, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: infected, zombie, survival, creature, monster, infection, isolation, virus, parasite, death, transformation, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.4
 21K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, small town, military, sheriff, ghost town, hotel, extinction, survival, apocalypse, good versus evil, quarantine ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 22K
Hidden (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A family takes refuge in a fallout shelter to avoid a dangerous outbreak.
Style: suspense, dark, scary, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: kids
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, epidemic, quarantine, bomb shelter, survival, underground, father daughter relationship, murder, nightmare, mother daughter relationship, zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 37K
The Divide (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: survival, isolation, survival horror, torment, confined, losing-it hero, nuclear holocaust, social decay, group of strangers, bunker, disaster, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, north korea, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.0
 207K
The Happening (2008)
Genre: Adventure, 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, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, virus, end of the world, survival, disaster, natural disaster, suicide, plague, family in danger, catastrophe, paranoia, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, france, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.5
 93K
Dreamcatcher (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Four boyhood pals perform a heroic act and are changed by the powers they gain in return. Years later, on a hunting trip in the Maine woods, they're overtaken by a vicious blizzard that harbors an ominous presence. Challenged to stop an alien ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, supernatural, friends, first contact, evil alien, virus, supernatural ability, mind control, plague, transformation, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: maine, colorado, usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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, scary, harsh, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, darkness, survival, supernatural, disappearance, church, hospital, mystery, chaos, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 331K
Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, blindness, end of the world, fear, survival horror, creature, suicide, murder, bird, parents and children, epidemic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Quiet Place Part II (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: post apocalypse, alien, survival, silence, monster, deaf, survival horror, alien creature, deafness, alien monster, alien invasion, creature ...
Time: near future
Place: usa, new york, new york state, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 36K
The Void (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the middle of a routine patrol, officer Daniel Carter happens upon a blood-soaked figure limping down a deserted stretch of road. He rushes the young man to a nearby rural hospital staffed by a skeleton crew, only to discover that patients and ...
Style: dark, macabre, suspense, stylized, psychological ...
Plot: body horror, monster, hospital, another dimension, insanity, mutation, human experiment, cult, violence, murder, brutality, nurse ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.7
 151K
Pandorum (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more ...
Style: scary, futuristic, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, survival, space travel, post apocalypse, memory loss, spacecraft, isolation, space and aliens, survival horror, mutant, mission, end of the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.3
 45K
The Silence (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the world under attack by deadly creatures who hunt by sound, a teen and her family seek refuge outside the city and encounter a mysterious cult.
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, creature, deadly creature, apocalypse, silence, deaf, saving a life, monster, family, farmhouse, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 865K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, frightening ...
Plot: alien, monster, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, deadly creature, evil alien, spacecraft, female protagonist, survival, alien encounter, alien monster ...
Time: future, 22nd century, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
30 Days of Night (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted ...
Style: scary, suspense, tense, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, survival, winter, snow, supernatural, monster, asthma, sunrise, zombie, isolation, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.8
 81K
Underwater (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, sea monster, giant monster, ocean, creature, giant creature, animal attack, fear, survival, earthquake, water, sea creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 25K
The Mist (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: A small town family is torn apart by a brutal crime. As they deal with the fallout an eerie mist rolls in, suddenly cutting them off from the rest of the world, and in some cases, each other.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: survival, small town, supernatural, fog, suicide, salvation, survival horror, family secret, secret, family, struggle for survival, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 515K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, survival, creature, sign language, survival horror, silence, self sacrifice, deafness, pregnancy, fear, child in peril ...
Time: near future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 37K
The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, evil alien, survival, small town, quarantine, space and aliens, body horror, alien, teenager, death, race against time, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 28K
Cell (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ...
Style: scary, twist ending, melancholic, surreal, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virus, zombie, apocalypse, epidemic, insanity, post apocalypse, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, survival, violence, cell phone, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, maine, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.4
 179K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, zombie, quarantine, trapped, survival, plague, videotaping, virus, deadly creature, supernatural, characters in danger, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 132K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, evil alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, chase, survival, space and aliens, survival horror, transformation, expedition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, futuristic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: alien, evil alien, alien invasion, alien contact, space and aliens, mind control, deadly creature, ufo, brutality, justice, alien encounter, political corruption ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Village of the Damned (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, space and aliens, pregnancy, small town, supernatural ability, genetics, survival, evil alien, mind game, babies and infants, mystery, small town life ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 228K
Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: scary, suspense, apocalyptic, tragic ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: outer space, space station, monster, alien, mars, astronaut, space travel, alien life-form, survival horror, evil alien, survival, first contact ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 121K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infected, survival, insanity, plague, deadly virus, epidemic, quarantine, chaos and mayhem, bio weapon, zombie, small town, virus ...
Place: iowa, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 275K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, virus, survival, infected, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, plague, chaos and mayhem, deadly virus, chaos, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%