Movies like Planet Terror

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Planet Terror (2007)
 7.0
 202K
Planet Terror (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: exciting, rough, tense, stylized, humorous, offbeat, cynical, semi serious, bloody, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, zombie, violent, survival, anti hero, save the world, infected, action violence, zombie apocalypse, cannibalism, chaos and mayhem, military base, violence, gory, transformation, military, stripper, hospital, virus, scientist, death, doctor, sheriff, explosion, nurse ...
Time: 2000s, 70s
Place: texas, usa, mexico

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Most similar movies to Planet Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, splatter, suspenseful and cult film films with plots about gore, blood, danger, violence, zombie, deadly and survival mostly in Horror, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Planet Terror: Grindhouse (2007), Dawn of the Dead (1978), Death Proof (2007), Machete Kills (2013), Shaun of the Dead (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 179K
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: rough, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death, car chase, serial killer, zombie, friendship, killer, exploitation, gory, revenge, crimes, woman in danger, cannibalism ...
Time: year 2007, 70s
Place: tennessee, texas, usa, austin texas, mexico
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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, serious, rough, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, shopping mall, zombie apocalypse, survival, siege, helicopter, infection, violence, rescue, danger, back from the dead ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 273K
Death Proof (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Austin's hottest DJ, Jungle Julia, sets out into the night to unwind with her two friends Shanna and Arlene. Covertly tracking their moves is Stuntman Mike, a scarred rebel leering from behind the wheel of his muscle car, revving just feet away.
Style: rough, cynical, exciting, slasher, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vengeance, serial killer, dark humor, violence, psychopath, chases and races, stalking, car chase, sadism, misogynist, exploitation, stuntman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: usa, texas, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 75K
Machete Kills (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ex-Federale agent Machete is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to ...
Style: absurd, stylized, parody, not serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: machete, mercenary, lone hero, gory, heroic mission, machismo, hotshot hero, save the world, deadly, tough heroes, anti heroes, space travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, texas, acapulco mexico, san antonio texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
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: parody, witty, humorous, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, dark humor, zombie, cult, siege, zombie outbreak, survival, friends, anti heroes, zombie attack, supernatural, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
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, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, future dystopia, post apocalypse, survival, siege, back from the dead, gory, heroic mission, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroes ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1995, 2000s, 1990s
Place: pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rave, zombie, island, survival, danger, deadly, gory, chaos, teenage life, brutality, mad scientist, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 528K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, 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: funny, absurd, parody, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, dark humor, danger, road trip, plague, chaos and mayhem, deadly, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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Dead & Deader (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lt. Bobby Quinn is a Special Forces commando killed during a recon mission in the Cambodian jungle. But when Quinn interrupts his own stateside autopsy, he discovers that the rest of his dead squad has been resurrected with a ravenous apetite for ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, plastic surgeon, plague, escapades, supernatural, a.i., apocalypse, survival, danger, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: not serious, humorous, scary, funny, bloody ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, strip club, small town, youth, teenager, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Corpses Are Forever (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: MALCOM GRANT, CIA operative has just woken up from a nightmare, only to find the Gates of Hell are open and the World is over-run with the living dead. To make matters worse, his terrifying dream is someone else's reality. With no ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, good versus evil, deadly, chaos, murder, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, soldier, danger, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 611K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
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, scary, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, save the world, end of the world, deadly virus, scientist, plague, infected, epidemic, asthma, un ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem, israel, india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, insanity, survival, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, mad scientist, living dead, cannibalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, bloody, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, imaginary, danger, chases and races, chaos, virus, murder, disease, on the road ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 13K
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, humorous, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, small town, plague, save the world, danger, isolation, apocalypse, comet, anti hero, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 251K
Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany
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: scary, suspense, futuristic, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, bio weapon, virus, infected, experiment gone awry, quarantine, survival, mutant, imaginary, gory, monster ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.7
 24K
Cooties (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: scary, not serious, humorous, bloody, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dark humor, gory, survival, zombie, zombie apocalypse, teacher, school, virus, supernatural, danger, deadly, small town ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, cult film, rough, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cult, survival, rescue, isolation, chaos, back from the dead, danger, cannibalism, trapped, cemetery, human nature ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1968, 1960s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, UK, Canada, USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As the city is locked down under quarantine, Alice joins a small band of elite soldiers, enlisted to rescue the missing daughter of the creator of the mutating T-virus. It's a heart-pounding race against time as the group faces off against ...
Style: exciting, scary, twists and turns, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, distopia, zombie apocalypse, rescue, post apocalypse, monster, mutant, future dystopia, policewoman, quarantine, martial arts, survival ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, suspenseful, rough, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, plague, female assassin, female fighter, zombie apocalypse, future dystopia, hand to hand combat, pandemic, chase, survival, good versus evil ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, new york, moscow russia, washington d.c., russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, race against time, deadly creature, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 6.5
 113K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, 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: scary, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insanity, plague, infected, survival, deadly virus, quarantine, chaos and mayhem, chaos, danger, bio weapon, on the run, small town ...
Place: iowa, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dance of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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: humorous, scary, bloody, parody, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, prom, back from the dead, gory, dark humor, supernatural, save the day, anti hero, unlikely couple, anti heroes, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 4.4
 26K
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: ambiguous ending, scary, twist ending, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, epidemic, zombie, stephen king, virus, insanity, end of the world, violence, suicide, murder, zombie apocalypse, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, new england, maine
⇓ 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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, danger, deadly, military, vampire, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, survival, plague, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, future dystopia, female warrior, apocalypse, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, biohazard, infected, undead ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california, japan, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 12K
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, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, quarantine, hazmat suit, epidemic, virus, bio weapon, survival, on the run, danger, rescue, race against time, scientist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, vietnam, usa, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: dark, suspense, psychotronic, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, pandemic, zombie child, distopia, eaten alive, infection, little girl, military, teacher ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, chaos, back from the dead, cannibalism, woman in danger, small town, apocalypse, death, eaten alive, hell on earth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990, 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, chaos, group of strangers, danger, supernatural, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%