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The Vanguard (2008)
 3.2
 2K
The Vanguard (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, bleak, futuristic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, antidote, survival, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural, rescue, life is a bitch, extinction, deadly creature, wilderness, rivalry, soldier, hunting, nightmare, infection, distopia, heroes, plague, escapades, chaos, violence spree, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, escapades, survival, supernatural, zombie and gory mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like The Vanguard: Devil's Playground (2010), Bloodsuckers (2005), Outpost (2008), The Zombie Diaries (2006), Teenage Caveman (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Devil's Playground (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As the world succumbs to a zombie apocalypse, Cole - a hardened mercenary - is chasing the one person who can provide a cure. Not only to the plague but to Cole's own incumbent destiny.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, plague, chaos, experiment gone awry, infected, save the day, supernatural, escapades, disorder, graphic violence, corporate crime ...
Time: future
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 2K
Bloodsuckers (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intergalactic vampire hunters. "Buffy" meets "Star Trek" in a "Mad Max" world.
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, spacecraft, space travel, save the world, heroic mission, supernatural, rivalry, race against time, deadly creature, rescue, leadership, chase ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
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Outpost (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt hires mercenary and former Royal Marine D.C. to assemble a crack team of ex-soldiers to protect him on a dangerous journey into no-man's land. Their mission is to scope out ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, trap, heroic mission, supernatural, survival, serial murder, occult, violence, crimes, bunker, ghost ...
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, infection, survival, apocalypse, race against time, on the run, rescue, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: caveman, deadly creature, survival, mutant, life is a bitch, leadership, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, society, apocalypse, superhuman, supernatural ...
Time: future, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 980
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: scary, futuristic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, experiment gone awry, police station, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, curses spells and rituals, gang, survival, rivalry, law enforcement, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Zombie Diaries 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three months have passed since a viral outbreak wiped out 99.9% of the world's population, turning its victims into flesh-eating living dead. In the UK, a surviving band of soldiers and civilians have taken refuge at a rural military barracks. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, military base, post apocalypse, survival, heroic mission, plague, on the run, military, soldier, apocalypse, zombie outbreak, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dead and 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: semi serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infection, zombie, plastic surgeon, plague, escapades, survival, supernatural, a.i., apocalypse, mad scientist, deadly creature, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cambodia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 3.5
 742
Slayer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and becomes leader of a savage roving herd. Moreover, Hawk has to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, soldier, jungle, heroic mission, survival, supernatural, wilderness, escapades, leadership, deadly creature, animal life, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, soldier, military, supernatural, survival, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, antidote, plague, apocalypse, college, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, chaos, rescue, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, race against time, heroic mission, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Devil's Tomb (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, desert, soldier, save the world, survival, heroes, deadly creature, daring rescue, heroic mission, escapades, experiment gone awry, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.9
 3K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, experiment gone awry, save the world, future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, bio weapon, plague, gang, desert, parasite, on the run ...
Time: future, near future, 90s, year 1992, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.7
 1K
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, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: survival, infection, zombie apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, wilderness, chase, escapades, family relations, forest, chaos and mayhem, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 872
Alien Lockdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an experiment to make the ultimate weapon goes wrong, a team of commandos is sent into a genetic research lab and end up getting stalked by a creature that looks a lot like the Predator
Style: serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, rivalry, mad scientist, save the world, race against time, soldier, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A zombie attack brings chaos to Harvardville Airport. Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield , who fought the sinister Umbrella Corporation during the Raccoon City tragedy 7 years ago, are back. In high-octane Resident Evil style, they're ready to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, infection, experiment gone awry, monster, genetically altered, chaos and mayhem, heroes, soldier, good versus evil, survival, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Slime City Massacre (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A dirty bomb has decimated New York City s financial district and reduced midtown to a post-apocalyptic nightmare. The neighborhood known as Slime City has been evacuated, except for the homeless, and in the ruins of a soup kitchen four squatters ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: rescue, deadly creature, rivalry, survival, chaos, apocalypse, zombie, social misfits, escapades, supernatural, mentally unstable, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Flying Virus (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a series of Amazonian Indian attacks on US owned petroleum installation in Brazil, both governments start a secret 'special program'. In fact colonel Ezekial's men use GM killer bees to eradicate the tribes. During an Indian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.2
 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, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.8
 612
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.7
 2K
Dead Meat (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Helena and Martins vacation to Ireland quickly transforms into a nightmare as a virus which turns humans into flesh-eating zombies is starting to spread.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, rough, humorous, scary ...
Plot: zombie, survival, deadly creature, plague, supernatural, rescue, chaos, countryside, illness, disorder, experiment gone awry, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.6
 525
Descendents (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile, Spain, Venezuela
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, destiny, future dystopia, survival, chaos, life is a bitch, bounty hunter, heroes, post apocalypse, technology gone awry, supernatural ...
Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Reign in Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When molecular biologist Michael Dorn is accidentally infected with a new virus he is developing, his life takes a dramatic turn. The virus turns its victims into a unique breed of elite vampires. Now on the run, with relentless bounty hunter Lance ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, deadly creature, escapades, rescue, survival, race against time, supernatural, plague, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, chaos, undead ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Zombie Massacre (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bacteriological weapon developed by the US Government to create a super soldier - spreads an epidemic in a quiet little town in the middle of Eastern Europe. All citizens have been turned into infected zombies. The plan is to bring an atomic bomb ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, soldier, survival, bio weapon, chaos, escapades, supernatural, graphic violence, chaos and mayhem, plague, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.9
 993
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, scary, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, survival, supernatural, chaos, survival horror, plague, mentally challenged, escapades, heroes, breeding, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, violence spree, isolation, survival, disorder, toxic, mad scientist, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Dark Lurking (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, secret place, experiment gone awry, mutant, monster, zombie, isolation, escapades, confined, violence spree, disorder ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%