Movies like No Blade of Grass

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No Blade of Grass
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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: survival, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, future dystopia, plague, chaos, danger, virus, family problems, apocalypse, family relations, life is a bitch, race against time, human nature, deadly, escapades, forced into action, deadly virus, vestiges of humanity, stillbirth, walking, lawlessness, collapse, emergency, survivalist ...
Time: future
Place: england
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Battlestar Galactica
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
USA
44 min.
 8.7
Children of Men
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA, UK, Japan
109 min.
 7.9
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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, life is a bitch, escapades and society mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like No Blade of Grass: The Last Train (1999), Jeremiah (2002), Stake Land (2010), The Day After (1983), Survivors (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.3
 767
The Last Train
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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, escapades, chaos, survivor, life is a bitch, isolation, confined, society, cryogenics ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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    User:   89%
 
 7.0
 4K
Jeremiah
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: human nature, future dystopia, plague, danger, escapades, youth, chaos, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, survival, apocalypse, survivor ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   97%
 
 6.5
 38K
Stake Land
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, scary, road movie, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, gory, supernatural, coming of age, orphan, apocalypse, zombie, post apocalyptic, on the road, gore, mentor ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   69%
 
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 7.1
 12K
The Day After
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: bleak, disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, cold war, war, small town, nuclear war, catastrophe, murder, death, end of the world, nuclear bomb, weapons ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey, missouri, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   61%
 
 7.6
 8K
Survivors
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, tense, stylized, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, danger, group of strangers, survival, virus, chaos, ex convict, politician, scientist, doctor, human nature, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   72%
    User:   60%
 
Ever Since the World Ended
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: serious, bleak, thought provoking, tense, sincere
Plot: survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, wilderness, escapades, society, chaos, life is a bitch, introspection, chaos and mayhem, filmmaking, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   73%
 
 5.2
 3K
Quintet
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, danger, ice age, chaos, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, obsession, apocalypse, isolation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   80%
 
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Ravagers
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: futuristic, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, ship, vengeance, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, isolation, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades, chaos ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   71%
 
Where Have All the People Gone
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: atmospheric, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos and mayhem, supernatural, danger, escapades, survival, chaos, family life, forces of nature, chases and races, life is a bitch, nuclear holocaust, demolished city ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   77%
 
 7.9
 411K
Children of Men
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: futuristic, bleak, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: survival, redemption, violence, apocalypse, surveillance, rebellion, betrayal, chaos, chase, anti heroes, on the road, end of the world ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: london, england, europe, poland, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   55%
 
The Coming Days
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Welcome to 2020: The European Union has collapsed following the fourth Gulf War and massive barricades keep illegal immigrants out of cities that are barely functioning. In the middle of this highly volatile environment is the family of Walter ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, captivating
Plot: introspection, siblings relations, future dystopia, political unrest, society, terrorism, human nature, chaos and mayhem, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, social decay, danger ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
 2.1
 1K
City Limits
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A series of teenage gangs struggle against each other in a not-so-distant future. Eventually they united against an evil corporation, as represented by evil CEO Robby Benson who wants to control everything.
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague, crimes, danger, biker, motorcycle, post nuclear, gang war, society ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   48%
 
 6.7
 24K
Silent Running
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: serious, light, futuristic, cerebral, captivating ...
Plot: space travel, robot, destiny, ecology, loneliness, existentialism, idealism, spacecraft, isolation, fighting the system, space station, space opera ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
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Pulse 2: Afterlife
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world has been reshaped by the invasion of ghosts via the wireless internet. Cities are deserted, technology has been destroyed and the few remaining human beings eschew anything electrical in order to avoid a confrontation with the soulless ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, survival, apocalypse, missing child, good versus evil, escapades, undead, rivalry, chaos, supernatural, supernatural ability, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
 5.7
 722
Waterborne
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, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, urban, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, society, chaos, racism, anti heroes, human nature, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, bleak, exciting, suspense, epic ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, betrayal, violence, leader, future dystopia, humanity, virus, genetics, technology, post apocalyptic, scientist ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
I'm Not Jesus Mommy
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kimberly will stop at nothing to have a child of her own. Recovering from cancer her possibilities seemed slim. However, the world's first successful human cloning project brings an opportunity and a son named David. Seven years after ...
Style: bleak, serious, tense, disturbing
Plot: survival, future dystopia, haunted by the past, religions or cults, danger, deadly, cloning, imaginary, chaos, life is a bitch, plague, mad scientist ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
28 Days Later...
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, tense, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, virus, gory, violence, hospital, brutality, end of the world, death, apocalypse, male nudity, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
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Red Cockroaches
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Cuba
Duration: 82 min.
Story: First of a Trilogy: In a New York ravaged with acid rains, a man in his twenties meets a mysterious, yet familiar young woman who disrupts the banality of his day-to-day existence. Together, they will embark on a surreal journey with a devastating ...
Style: surreal, futuristic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: mysterious character, apocalypse, future dystopia, society, self discovery, genetic engineering, cockroach, ketchup, haunted by the past, mutant, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 4.1
 553
Deadland
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, danger, escapades, life is a bitch, chaos, future dystopia, missing person, chases and races, heroes, society, lost love ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 4.8
 1K
Daybreak
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a substantial portion of the nation's populace falls victim to a deadly plague, the tyrannical government quarantines them in camps, offering no alternative except death in this cautionary tale from director Stephen Tolkin. But a gutsy ...
Style: futuristic, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: fighting the system, fugitives, on the run, survival, human spirit, apocalypse, plague, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, social decay, injustice, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: middle east, usa, lebanon, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
 7.0
 235K
28 Weeks Later
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: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, virus, mutant, gory, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, plague, chaos, on the run, survivor, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles
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, on the road, survival, apocalypse, plague, danger, deadly, zombie apocalypse, epidemic, survivor, isolation, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
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 7.2
 611K
I Am Legend
Genre: Drama, Horror, 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, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, dog, sacrifice, cancer, chase, vampire, dystopic future, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
Damnation Alley
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small group of survivors at a military installation who survived World War 3 attempt to drive across the desolate wasteland to where they hope more survivors are living. Hopefully their specially built vehicles will protect them against the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, on the road, desert, deadly creature, cockroach, adventure, man versus machine, post nuclear, save the world, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
 5.7
 733
Dragon Head
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: surreal, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, mystery, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, danger, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, future dystopia, isolation, confined, train crash ...
Time: future
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   35%
 
 8.0
 170K
Brazil
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Low-level bureaucrat Sam Lowry escapes the monotony of his day-to-day life through a recurring daydream of himself as a virtuous hero saving a beautiful damsel. Investigating a case that led to the wrongful arrest and eventual death of an innocent ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, dark humor, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: fighting the system, surveillance, dreams, paranoia, surrealism, technology, alternate reality, cyberpunk, postmodernism, dystopic future, imagination, dark fantasy ...
Time: future, year 1984
Place: england, europe, london, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
The Day the Earth Caught Fire
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance
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: bleak, suspenseful, serious, suspense, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, science, paranoia, cold war, race against time, nuclear bomb, british, survival, natural disaster, dialogue, solitude ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, russia, india ...
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System:   41%
    User:   47%
 

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20 Years After
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, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: apocalypse, danger, chaos, babies and infants, survival, future dystopia, pregnancy, escapades, society, life is a bitch, post apocalypse, mother daughter relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
La hora incógnita
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a small Spanish town, is expected to explode a nuclear bomb to ten at night. All neighbors leave, except for thirteen people who are gathered in the church and, with the help of the pastor, will find that there is still a possibility of salvation.
Style: serious, tense
Plot: survival, human nature, small town, family in danger, danger, deadly, chaos, race against time, church, evacuation, guilt, prayer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
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