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Panic in Year Zero! (1962)
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Panic in Year Zero! (1962)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While on a fishing trip, Harry Baldwin (Ray Milland) and his family hear an explosion and realize that Los Angeles has been leveled by a nuclear attack. Looters and killers are everywhere. Escaping to the hills with his family, he sets about the business of surviving in a world where, he knows, the old ideals of humanity will be first casualties.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: atomic bomb, survival, post apocalypse, radiation, teenage life, crimes, mutant, family life, nuclear holocaust, danger, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, deadly, demolished city, catastrophe, distopia, nuclear radiation, rape, army, car, cave, hunting, violence ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and scary films with plots about danger, escapades, survival, chaos, deadly, heroes and supernatural mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like Panic in Year Zero!: Last Rites (2006), Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012), Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996), The Aftermath (1982), Day of the Dead (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Last Rites (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the verge of a major arms deal, the two toughest gangs in L.A. will find themselves trapped in an abandoned warehouse by a ravenous mob of bloodthirsty zombies. They will have to work together with the cops to avoid being torn limb-from-limb and ...
Style: futuristic, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, police station, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, law enforcement, gang, escapades, rivalry, chaos, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, rough, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, chaos, supernatural, deadly, escapades, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, gory, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In a not-too-distant future, a lethal virus sweeps across Europe, prompting the creation of quarantine refugee camps in the United States. Police officers Delon (Natasha Henstridge) and Lemieux (Christopher Lambert) learn of a grisly murder in the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, virus, chaos, danger, survival, investigation, life is a bitch, quarantine, race against time, catastrophe, plague, fantasy world ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.3
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The Aftermath (1982)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a lengthy space mission, two astronauts (Steve Barkett and Larry Latham) return to an Earth transformed by nuclear war. As renegade gangs and mutants rule Los Angeles, the astronauts join two pretty women and a couple of kids in a growing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, tense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, zombie, gang, astronaut, survival, danger, deadly, rivalry, chaos, battles, civilization, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, deadly creature, race against time, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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DeepStar Six (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who threatens to destroy their base.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, race against time, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, deadly creature, chaos, technology gone awry, heroic mission, dangerous animal, sea ...
Time: future, prehistory, 80s
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Lavalantula (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Giant lava breathing tarantulas – Lavalantulas – erupt out of ancient volcanos in the Santa Monica Mountains, raining death and destruction upon Los Angeles. With the City of Angels on the verge of incineration, only a washed up ‘90s action ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: creature, mutant, chaos, danger, monster, spider, spiders, volcano, supernatural, escapades, deadly, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, hollywood star, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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62%
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Infected (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father and son trip into a fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, deadly, supernatural, wilderness, chaos, gory, chase, escapades, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs.
Style: tense, suspense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival horror, masked man, distopia, survival, future dystopia, revenge, violence, graphic violence, apartment, group of strangers, psychopath, murder ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
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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: suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, survival horror, quarantine, survival, chaos, destruction, chaos and mayhem, fear, escape, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hollow Man II (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of scientist, Dr. Devin Villiers, Det. Frank Turner and his partner are assigned to protect Villiers' colleague, who revealed that a veteran soldier was subjected to an experiment with the objective of creating the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, invisibility, murder, police officer killed, violence, night vision, on the run, mad scientist, psychopath, supernatural, serial killer, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, pentagon
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Crawl or Die (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Earth as we know it is gone. A virus has destroyed the planet and rendered all its women infertile, all but one. An elite team of soldiers are tasked with bringing the woman to safety on the newly habitable Earth Two. But when they are forced ...
Style: exciting, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Disaster L.A.: The Last Zombie Apocalypse Begins Here (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a meteor shower strikes Los Angeles, toxic smoke is released across the city causing people to physically change and become violent. A small group of survivors plans to vacate the city by heading to the coast.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, rough ...
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Deadland (2009)
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Duration: 107 min.
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Living Hell (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary
Audience: boys' night
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White Wall (2010)
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Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Code Red (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A female doctor struggling to find her daughter after a long lost World War II biological weapon explodes on a U.S. military base in Bulgaria, turning people into mutant zombies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, rough ...
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Time: 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Escape from L.A. (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his ...
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The Purge (2013)
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Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, bleak, psychological ...
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47%
Teenage Caveman (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
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Morlocks (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
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Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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After the Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
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Eve of Destruction (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 2K
Super Hybrid (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Late one night, a mysterious car is brought into the Chicago police impound garage after a deadly traffic accident. The on-call mechanics soon discover the car has a mind of its own. With hundreds of horsepower and two tons of reinforced steel at ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, UK, Canada, USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: twists and turns, rough, futuristic, stylized, exciting ...
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Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
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Time: future, 2000s, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
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Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, heroes, danger, supernatural, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, rough, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, gambling, casino, gory, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%