Movies like Planet Terror

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Planet Terror (2007)
 7.1
 191K
Planet Terror (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two doctors find their graveyard shift inundated with townspeople ravaged by sores. Among the wounded is Cherry, a dancer whose leg was ripped from her body. As the invalids quickly become enraged aggressors, Cherry and her ex-boyfriend Wray lead a team of accidental warriors into the night.
Style: dark humor, exciting, rough, tense, stylized, humorous, offbeat, cynical, semi serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, save the world, cannibalism, infected, chaos and mayhem, military base, violence, gory, transformation, military, zombie apocalypse, hospital, virus, scientist, death, stripper, doctor, sheriff, explosion, violent, apocalypse, love and romance, multiple storylines, mechanic ...
Time: 2000s
Place: texas, usa, mexico

Most similar movies to Planet Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, rough, suspenseful and bloody films with plots about blood, deadly, splatter, violence, gory, danger and death mostly in Horror, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Planet Terror: Grindhouse (2007), Dawn of the Dead (1978), Resident Evil: Extinction (2007), Day of the Dead (2008), Feast (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 172K
Grindhouse (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 191 min.
Story: Two full-length feature horror movies written by Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez put together as a two-film feature. Including fake movie trailers in between both movies.
Style: exciting, rough, dark humor, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, serial killer, death, friendship, zombie, killer, exploitation, gory, revenge, woman in danger, cannibalism, psychopath ...
Time: year 2007
Place: tennessee, usa, texas, mexico, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, siege, survival, apocalypse, helicopter, violence, back from the dead, rescue, danger, infection, loss of loved one ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, apocalypse, one man army, danger, infected, survival, monster, fate of humanity, scientist, threat, heroine ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, experiment gone awry, plague, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 28K
Feast (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, loss of child, gory, survival, small town, cannibalism, siege, danger, drugs/alcohol, social relations, deadly, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, dark humor, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, chaos and mayhem, zombie apocalypse, siege, group of strangers, death, post apocalypse, mass murder, shopping mall, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, scary, funny, bloody, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, danger, zombie apocalypse, friendship, gory, strip club, teenager, parody, youth, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 560K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, epic, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, deadly virus, save the world, scientist, infected, un, chaos, plague, self sacrifice, vaccine ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, jerusalem, philadelphia, israel, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Barry is a talented mechanic and family man whose life is torn apart on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. His sister, Brooke, is kidnapped by a sinister team of gas-mask wearing soldiers & experimented on by a psychotic doctor. While Brooke plans ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, road movie, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, danger, chases and races, imaginary, chaos, virus, murder, disease, on the road ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 105K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, insanity, quarantine, on the run, infected, deadly virus, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, small town, isolation, army ...
Place: iowa, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, insanity, living dead, chaos, deadly, deadly creature, danger, mad scientist, cannibalism ...
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 12K
Undead (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, small town, zombie apocalypse, plague, save the world, danger, apocalypse, comet, farmhouse, invasion, eaten alive ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Juan of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While Havana is full of zombies hungry for human flesh, official media reported that the disturbances are caused by dissidents paid by the United States. Panic seizes all until Juan comes to the rescue: he discovers he can kill the undead destroying ...
Style: dark humor, scary, exciting, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, chaos, cannibalism, survival, business venture, heroes, anti heroes, plague, supernatural, deadly, zombie attack ...
Place: cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 162K
Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, dangerous attraction, lone hero, drug lord, revenge, dark hero, loss of loved one, brutality, tragic hero, musician, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: dark humor, humorous, british horror, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, siege, friends, cult, misfit, death, british, pub, slacker, winchester rifle, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 468K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: humorous, absurd, not serious, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survival, danger, road trip, chaos and mayhem, parody, amusement park, killings, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., cross country, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, post apocalypse, future dystopia, siege, back from the dead, gory, heroic mission, mercenary, heroes, danger ...
Time: future, 1990s, year 1995, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 10K
The Crazies (1973)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, plague, quarantine, bio weapon, virus, blood, death, on the run, survival, soldier, rescue, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, asia, vietnam, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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30 Days of Night (2007)
Genre: Action, 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: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, snow, small town, fear, supernatural, survival, gory, sunrise, winter, isolation, violence, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: stylized, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, plague, post apocalypse, future dystopia, pandemic, virus, chase, survival, bio weapon, genetic engineering, hand to hand combat, mutant ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia, tokyo, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 116K
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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisibility, experiment, mad scientist, invisible man, danger, scientist, psychopath, crimes, violence, disorder, chase, transformation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 234K
Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain ...
Style: suspense, scary, futuristic, macabre, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, quarantine, infected, zombie apocalypse, virus, mutant, imaginary, experiment gone awry, gory, powerful corporation, monster ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 21K
Cooties (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
Style: dark humor, humorous, bloody, scary, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gory, zombie, survival, elementary school, virus, teacher, danger, deadly, supernatural, school, small town, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, brutal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, chaos, cannibalism, survival, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, death, farmhouse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Australia, UK, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: end of the world, chaos, zombie, post apocalyptic, bio weapon, apocalypse, post apocalypse, mutant, monster, pistol, female soldier, female fighter ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 19K
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, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, sheriff, hotel, survival, apocalypse, extinction, danger, race against time, monster, military, quarantine ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Machine Girl (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a young, Japanese schoolgirl is destroyed when her family is killed by a Ninja-Yakuza family. Her hand cut off, she replaces it with various machines-of-death, and seeks revenge
Style: stylized, surreal, dark humor, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mechanic, girl heroine, female protagonist, gatling gun, schoolgirl, gory, vengeance, gangsters, murder, youth, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival horror, explosion, disorder, antidote, danger, race against time, rivalry, university, military, college, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, bloody, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, back from the dead, prom, gory, supernatural, save the day, anti heroes, unlikely couple, violence, survival, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hitman "El Mariachi" becomes involved in international espionage involving a psychotic CIA agent and a corrupt Mexican general.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, cia, drug lord, hitman, small town, vengeance, corruption, deadly weapon, gangster, murder, musician, political corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%