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These Final Hours (2013)
 6.7
 17K
These Final Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching desperately for her missing father. This simple act sets James on a path to redemption.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, emotional, road movie, tense, suspense, bleak, disturbing, bad ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, race against time, party, on the road, life is a bitch, chaos, redemption, little girl, track down, obsessive quest, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, escapades, father daughter relationship, suicide, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, kidnapping, wine, death, murder, dancing, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to These Final Hours

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, bleak and tense films with plots about apocalypse, chaos, danger, catastrophe, survival, end of the world and escapades mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like These Final Hours: The Happening (2008), Melancholia (2011), The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008), Before the Fall (2008), The Collapsed (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 202K
The Happening (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, 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, bleak, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, survival, virus, plague, family in danger, danger, suicide, hysteria, natural disaster, graphic violence, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, nebraska, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.2
 175K
Melancholia (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, surreal, contemplative ...
Plot: depression, nihilism, human nature, wedding, collision, apocalypse, suicide, nervous breakdown, sister sister relationship, power outage, fear, wedding preparations and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the environmental damage they have inflicted on their own planet. When barred from ...
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: end of the world, ufo, alien contact, first contact, evil alien, evacuation, ultimatum, environmentalism, giant robots, chaos and mayhem, worldwide chaos, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s, future
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, australia, new york, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Before the Fall (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A meteorite will destroy the world in three days. For Ale (Victor Clavijo), that means 72 hours of alone time, getting as drunk as possible. But when a mysterious drifter (Eduard Fernández) appears, the self-serving Ale faces a more immediate ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, danger, crimes, rivalry, deadly, small town life, redemption, vengeance, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Collapsed (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the wake of the end of the world, a family of four desperately tries to survive. Their goal: escaping the city and traveling to the rural community they once called home. The constant threat of a violent death forcing them to stay as far away ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, life is a bitch, on the run, forest, in the woods, chaos, gory, end of the world, virus, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 98K
Take Shelter (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: paranoia, mental illness, nightmare, nervous breakdown, delusion, fear, dreams, insanity, sanity, schizophrenia, obsession, construction worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, year 1986
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Remaining (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a group of close-knit friends assemble for the marriage of Skylar and Dan, they have no idea they will witness The Rapture and face a series of catastrophic events turning the celebration into a life-or-death struggle.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, christian film, disaster movie
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, forces of nature, wedding, end of the world, bible prophecy, supernatural, hopes, survival, escapades, danger, christianity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Time of the Wolf (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, countryside, survival, chaos, danger, human nature, catastrophe, society, hopes, life is a bitch, social differences, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Last Seven (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seven strangers wake up on the deserted streets of London with no knowledge of how they got there. Before long someone -or something - is picking them off, one by one....
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, survival, apocalypse, chaos, danger, life is a bitch, future dystopia, escapades, uncover truth, global warming, urban, graphic violence ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.7
 2K
Supernova (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A international science conference is held in Australia when Dr. Austin Shepard mysteriously disappears Dr. Shepard's colleague, Christopher Richardson and other people are soon faced with the reality of an impending crisis and an attempt to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, danger, race against time, astronomer, adventure, apocalypse, save the planet, heroic mission, government agency, escapades, universe ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia, africa, taj mahal, pentagon, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 43K
Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: scary, touching, suspenseful, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, terminal illness, death, plague, danger, virus, survival horror, father daughter relationship, end of the world, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: usa, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 72K
Blindness (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Canada, Japan, UK, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, intense, philosophical ...
Plot: plague, blind character, post apocalypse, distopia, society, chaos, fight, doctor, human spirit, social decay, disability, suffering ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 101K
Greenland (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Style: disaster movie, scenic, suspense, psychotronic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: natural disaster, apocalypse, end of the world, disaster film, comet, humanity in peril, bunker, vestiges of humanity, catastrophe, demolished city, riot, diabetic ...
Time: 2020s
Place: greenland, canada, helsinki finland, sydney australia, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.9
 4K
The End (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of old friends gets together for a weekend in a mountain cabin. Years have gone by and yet nothing seems to have changed between them. But lurking behind the laughter and stories is a murky episode from the past that continues to haunt them. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: survival, apocalypse, chaos, isolation, haunted by the past, friendship, danger, reunion, escapades, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dead End Drive-In (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the near future, drive-in theatres are turned into concentration camps for the undesirable and unemployed. The prisoners don't really care to escape because they are fed and they have a place to live which is, in most cases, probably better ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: tow truck, electric fence, distopia, surrealism, concentration camp, chase, confined, society, life is a bitch, escapades, fugitives, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 5K
Radioflash (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a nuclear device causes an electromagnetic pulse that kills power to more than 200 million people, a teenage girl must help lead her family to survival in a dark new world.
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, dark, serious, apocalyptic ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, end of the world, father daughter relationship, post apocalypse, female protagonist, distopia, trip, car accident, darkness, trick, technology ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Crossing Guard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in one week. Booth uses his time ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak, intense ...
Plot: hit and run, murder, obsession, haunted by the past, revenge, vengeance, redemption, tragedy, crimes, hopes, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, nebraska, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Z for Zachariah (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most astonishing sight of her life: another human being. A distraught scientist, he’s nearly ...
Style: tense, bleak, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: post apocalypse, nuclear war, radiation, love triangle, apocalypse, farm, survival, jealousy, human nature, chaos, religion, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Left Behind: World at War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A year and a half ago the world was hit with the biggest catastrophe it had ever seen. Without warning and without explanation, hundreds of millions of people simply vanished off the face of the earth. The world was in chaos like it had never been ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, political conspiracy, leadership, save the world, state affairs, society, government agency, life is a bitch, danger, race against time, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Quiet Earth (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a top-secret experiment misfires, a scientist may be the only man left alive in the world.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, clever, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: apocalypse, alone, vestiges of humanity, post apocalypse, end of the world, laboratory, experiment, explosion, sun, chaos, disorder, mystery ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 4K
On the Beach (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The world has finally managed to blow itself up and only Australia has been spared from nuclear destruction and a gigantic wave of radiation is floating in on the breezes. One American sub located in the Pacific has survived and is met with disdain ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, exciting, gloomy ...
Plot: submarine, save the world, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, survival, heroic mission, atomic bomb, race against time, adventure, danger, navy, nuclear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Chain Reaction (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Contaminated by a nuclear-plant spill, an Australian worker hides with a woman and tries to warn the public.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: contamination, radiation, chase, quarantine, conspiracy, survival, corporate crimes, apocalypse, race against time, danger, car chase, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Last Wave (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: White Australian lawyer David Burton agrees with reluctance to defend a group of aborigines charged with murdering one of their own. He suspects the victim was targeted for violating a tribal taboo, but the defendants deny any tribal association. ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightmare, murder, catastrophe, lawyer, water, apocalypse, aborigine, sign, paranoia, storm, dream, rain ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, forces of nature, race against time, danger, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.6
 712
Empty (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A suspenseful drama about a young couple on a road trip who get caught in the midst of a worldwide gas shortage.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: couple relations, on the road, social differences, chaos, couples, escapades, international crisis, danger, life is a bitch, global warming, distopia, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 800
Dragon Head (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Teru Aoki (青木 輝) is on a train to Tokyo after a school trip. A disaster occurs which partially destroys the train and blocks a tunnel. When Teru awakes, he finds all his classmates and teachers are dead.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, surreal, bleak ...
Plot: sole survivor, survival, vestiges of humanity, isolation, apocalypse, life is a bitch, danger, left to die, chaos, train crash, graphic violence, catastrophe ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, global warming, apocalypse, race against time, chaos, danger, escapades, save the world, survival, worldwide chaos, experiment gone awry, journalism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, future, 1950s ...
Place: london, england, europe, russia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
No Blade of Grass (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A strange new virus has appeared, which only attacks strains of grasses such as wheat and rice, and the world is descending into famine and chaos. Architect John, along with his family and friends, is making his way from London to his brother's ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, family relations, chaos, contamination, virus, distopia, farm, graphic violence, human nature, plague ...
Time: future
Place: england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Incident at Raven's Gate (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ex-con Eddie Cleary gets a job working on his older brother's isolated farm. It's not long before bizarre things start happening--dead birds falling out of the sky, family pets attacking their owners, strange apparitions beginning to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, offbeat, scary, exciting ...
Plot: farm, murder, supernatural, crimes, adventure, escapades, cons and scams, deadly, danger, mentally unstable, investigation, supernatural ability ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Left Behind II: Tribulation Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster "Left Behind". It is two weeks after the Rapture, and those who were left behind must band together to form the Tribulation Force and will prepare themselves for the worst seven years the planet will ever see.
Style: serious, thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: antichrist, christian, christianity, catastrophe, religions or cults, chaos, clergy, save the world, danger, chaos and mayhem, redemption, apocalypse ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%