Movies like No Blade of Grass

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No Blade of Grass (1970)
 6.0
 1K
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 farm in northern England where there will hopefully be food and safety for all of them. Adaptation of John Christopher's novel The Death of Grass (1956)
Style: tense, bleak, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: apocalypse, survival, family in danger, chaos, virus, farm, plague, family relations, life is a bitch, deadly virus, danger, family problems, human nature, chaos and mayhem, vestiges of humanity, escapades, future dystopia, deadly, race against time, forced into action, exploitation, post apocalypse, journey, rape, nature ...
Time: future
Place: england, northern england

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Most similar movies to No Blade of Grass

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, bleak, suspenseful and futuristic films with plots about danger, chaos, survival, apocalypse, escapades, life is a bitch and society mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like No Blade of Grass: Children of Men (2006), 28 Days Later... (2002), I Am Legend (2007), Survivors (2008), Quintet (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 434K
Children of Men (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, futuristic, rough, captivating ...
Plot: future dystopia, chaos, heroic mission, apocalypse, survival, redemption, birth, mission, protest, faith, dying, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: europe, london, england, poland, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
28 Days Later... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, plague, epidemic, rage, virus, research, scientist, infected, quarantine, fear, survivor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 7.2
 642K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, future dystopia, loneliness, plague, post apocalypse, danger, experiment, chaos, quarantine, isolation ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, near future, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.6
 8K
Survivors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Survivors was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. It depicts the lives of a group of people who survived a virulent unknown strain of influenza which has wiped out most of the human species. According to the producers, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, virus, plague, survival, danger, group of strangers, deadly virus, chaos, politician, ex convict, doctor, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 3K
Quintet (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the game with living pieces, and only the winner survives.
Style: psychological, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: ice age, isolation, danger, future dystopia, rivalry, society, survival, vengeance, obsession, chaos, life is a bitch, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
 13K
The Day After (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: apocalypse, cold war, radiation, survival, nuclear holocaust, small town, nuclear war, war, society, starvation, anti war, atrocity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, missouri, soviet union, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.0
 188K
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, suspenseful, bleak, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, plague, supernatural, danger, family in danger, on the run, chaos and mayhem, suicide, natural disaster, paranoia, hysteria ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa, philadelphia, new jersey, west virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.0
 244K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, plague, zombie, zombie apocalypse, infected, chaos, mutant, danger, siblings relations, virus, on the run, survivor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 39K
Stake Land (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, rough, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, vampire hunter, infected, post apocalypse, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, zombie, religious fanaticism ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
20 Years After (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, 20 years after an apocalyptic terrorist event that obliterated the face of the world!
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, society, survival, pregnancy, chaos, escapades, danger, babies and infants, life is a bitch, future dystopia, mother daughter relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Ever Since the World Ended (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Twelve years ago, a plague swept through, wiping out most of the population; in San Francisco, only 186 people remain. Two of them use jury-rigged batteries to power a camera and make a documentary. We see a variety of approaches to survival, from ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, tense, serious, bleak
Plot: survival, society, introspection, danger, filmmaking, wilderness, chaos, apocalypse, future dystopia, life is a bitch, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.6
 322
Ravagers (1979)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his "pleasure girl" try to find their way to a rumored safe haven called the Land of Genesis.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, futuristic, exciting ...
Plot: survival, isolation, cooking and food, apocalypse, gang, frame up, ship, society, murder, rivalry, deadly, chaos ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 210K
The Road (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the ...
Style: bleak, rough, harsh, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, post apocalyptic, survival, starvation, post apocalypse, father son relationship, dying, cannibalism, single parent, chaos, journey, suicide ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Parts Per Billion (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The interwoven stories of three couples which are forced to make life altering decisions in the face of a disastrous war. Inspired and sometimes blinded by their love, Len, Mia, Andy, Esther, Anna and Erik are as flawed and beautiful as any of the ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, suspense, gloomy
Plot: survival, chaos, virus, couple relations, apocalypse, danger, couples, deadly, love and romance, war, fiance fiancee relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, near future
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.1
 575
Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, escapades, heroes, life is a bitch, chaos, missing person, danger, survival, society, apocalypse, chases and races, lost love ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
 807
The Last Train (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: The Last Train is a British six-part post-apocalyptic television drama serial first broadcast on the ITV network in 1999. It has since been repeated on ITV2 in 1999/2001 and on numerous occasions on the UK Sci-Fi Channel. The serial was written by ...
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, futuristic, captivating ...
Plot: tribe, survivor, escapades, confined, future dystopia, life is a bitch, society, top secret, survival, isolation, danger, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 4K
Jeremiah (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jeremiah is an American television series starring Luke Perry and Malcolm-Jamal Warner that ran on the Showtime network from 2002 to 2004. The series takes place in a post-apocalyptic future where most of the adult population has been wiped out by a ...
Style: tense, exciting, futuristic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, chaos, future dystopia, obsessive quest, partners, deadly, deadly virus, survival, youth, danger, prophecy, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Retrovirus, which was conceived as a tool for industrial genetic engineering, has gotten out of control and is spreading rapidly. While it crosses all organisms within our ecological system completely indiscriminately (mixing plant with animal and ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, extinction, epidemic, isolation, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survivor, death, survival, danger, chaos, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Where Have All the People Gone (1974)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A strange series of solar flares proves fatal for inhabitants of the Earth, except for the fortunate few who are somehow immune from the effects. Animals go insane and human beings turn to white powder, leaving behind only empty clothing. A handful ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, supernatural, chases and races, escapades, forces of nature, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, nuclear holocaust, family life, demolished city, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Last Man on Earth (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Robert Morgan is the last man on earth, as far as he can tell. A plague killed everyone else on the planet several years ago. He was immune to it, and can only guess why. Vampires that were formerly human attack Morgan's home every night
Style: atmospheric, bleak, scary, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: antidote, apocalypse, zombie, vampire, survival, end of the world, blood, plague, cigarette smoking, blindness, dead man, night ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 7K
The Last Boy (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The world at an end, a dying mother sends her young son on a quest to find the place that grants wishes.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: family relations, friendship, rivalry, danger, hopes, parents and children, murder, society, dishonesty, redemption, heroes, death ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 27K
The Omega Man (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Robert Neville, a doctor, due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, survival, isolation, danger, zombie, heroic mission, vestiges of humanity, genetically altered, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, transformation ...
Time: future, year 1975, near future, year 1977
Place: los angeles, usa, soviet union, china, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 61K
1984 (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: futuristic, disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: future dystopia, brainwashing, against humanity, totalitarianism, politics, fascism, society, fall in love, life is a bitch, dishonesty, betrayal, surveillance ...
Time: future, 20th century, 80s, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 12K
The Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Open war against humanity rages. For five survivors – lost and on the run – the pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24-hour look into their lives.
Style: serious, futuristic, scary, suspenseful, depressing
Plot: survival, apocalypse, survival horror, countryside, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, sole survivor, chases and races, future dystopia, gory, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 727
Waterborne (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Heera Bhatti, an American-Sikh, runs a corner store in Los Angeles with the help of her son, Vikram, and Gulu. She does not approve of Vikram's Caucasian girlfriend, Lillian, and would prefer that Vikram marry a Punjabi girl, but Vikram has ...
Style: serious, psychological, bleak, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, survival, racism, anti heroes, heroes, deadly, plague, bio weapon, human nature, society, urban, danger ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 65K
The Postman (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: In 2013 there are no highways, no I-ways, no dreams of a better tomorrow, only scattered survivors across what was once the Unites States. Into this apocalyptic wasteland comes an enigmatic drifter with a mule, a knack for Shakespeare and something ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, post war, postman, drifter, adventure, vestiges of humanity, life is a bitch, danger, dystopic future, leadership, brutality ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, scary, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, chaos, parents and children, apocalypse, life is a bitch, danger, family relations, survival, family in danger, social decay, gory ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 622
Contagion (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, terrorists have developed a new way to strike: disease. Not only have they created a deadly Level Four Ebola virus, their first victim is the President of the United States. The virus is particularly contagious and is spreading. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, escapades, chaos and mayhem, state affairs, chases and races, heroes, undercover, save the world, bio weapon, secret agents, race against time, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Left Behind III: 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, society, chaos, life is a bitch, state affairs, heroic mission, race against time, danger ...
Time: contemporary, future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Patrol (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a massive earthquake destroys Los Angeles, a new order is formed. But disagreement among the ranks leads to more war and disruption, and The Last Patrol must bring order if there's to be any hope for the future.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, rescue, chaos and mayhem, survival, apocalypse, danger, life is a bitch, battle, prison, soldier, desert, martial arts ...
Time: future, near future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%