Movies like No Blade of Grass

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No Blade of Grass (1970)
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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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Plot: survival, virus, farm, family in danger, chaos, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, exploitation, future dystopia, plague, danger, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, race against time, human nature, deadly, escapades, forced into action, deadly virus, vestiges of humanity, 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 tense films with plots about chaos, survival, danger, apocalypse, escapades, life is a bitch and post apocalypse mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like No Blade of Grass: Children of Men (2006), 28 Days Later... (2002), Survivors (2008), 28 Weeks Later (2007), The Day After (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 411K
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, serious, captivating ...
Plot: future dystopia, chaos, heroic mission, survival, redemption, dying, faith, aging, birth, hippie, rebel, protest ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: london, europe, england, seattle washington, poland
⇓ 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, infected, virus, rage, army, chaos and mayhem, epidemic, research, survivor, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, manchester england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 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, atmospheric, tense, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, virus, danger, group of strangers, human nature, mystery, chaos, ex convict, politician, scientist, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.0
 235K
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, zombie, survival, mutant, chaos, infected, siblings relations, on the run, survivor, virus, gory, rage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 12K
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: bleak, disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: cold war, radiation, apocalypse, survival, small town, nuclear holocaust, war, anti war, small town life, danger, nuclear war, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, soviet union, missouri, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: 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 ⇓
80%
 7.2
 611K
I Am Legend (2007)
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, atmospheric, scary, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, future dystopia, zombie, plague, loneliness, danger, heroes, chaos, isolation, experiment, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, bleak, serious, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 281
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: futuristic, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, ship, vengeance, atomic bomb, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, isolation, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.3
 767
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: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: survivor, tribe, survival, apocalypse, cryogenics, future dystopia, danger, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, isolation, confined ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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: futuristic, serious, bleak, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: ice age, survival, vengeance, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, danger, chaos, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, obsession, apocalypse, isolation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.1
 553
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: bleak, serious, 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, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.5
 38K
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, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, vampire hunter, gory, nun, infected, orphan, supernatural, on the road, protege, future dystopia, danger ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: atmospheric, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, danger, escapades, chaos, family life, forces of nature, chases and races, life is a bitch, nuclear holocaust, demolished city ...
Time: 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 722
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, racism, urban, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, society, chaos, anti heroes, human nature, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 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: serious, bleak, futuristic, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, chaos, human nature, future dystopia, survivor, virus, danger, escapades, youth, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, survival ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
 11K
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, countryside, survival horror, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, sole survivor, gory, farm, confined, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.1
 1K
City Limits (1984)
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, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, gang war, motorcycle, post nuclear, biker, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague, crimes, danger, society ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 607
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: secret agents, chase, race against time, save the world, terrorism, chaos and mayhem, plague, chases and races, danger, deadly, heroes, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
I'm Not Jesus Mommy (2010)
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: cloning, plague, survival, future dystopia, jesus christ, haunted by the past, religions or cults, danger, deadly, imaginary, chaos, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Monsters: Dark Continent (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Seven years on from the events of Monsters, and the ‘Infected Zones’ have spread worldwide. Humans have been knocked off the top of the food chain, with disparate communities struggling for survival. American soldiers are being sent abroad to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, stylized, tense ...
Plot: alien invasion, alien, monster, survival, soldier, military, deadly creature, evil alien, infected, war, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.6
 879
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: bleak, serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, virus, end of the world, apocalypse, countryside, gory, in the woods, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, danger, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
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, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: leader, survival, scientist, plague, colony, monkey, ape, forest, leadership, danger, medical research, imaginary ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2020s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 58K
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, bleak, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: future dystopia, brainwashing, fascism, society, totalitarianism, book, big brother, against humanity, politics, oppression, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 20th century, 80s, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, parents and children, danger, life is a bitch, family relations, survival, zombie apocalypse, social decay, family in danger, gory, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Sheriff's deputy Rick Grimes awakens from a coma to find a post-apocalyptic world dominated by flesh-eating zombies. He sets out to find his family and encounters many other survivors along the way.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, plague, future dystopia, zombie apocalypse, chaos, danger, vestiges of humanity, fear, social decay ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 580
Toxic Skies (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A doctor must find a cure for a viral epidemic that is spreading through vapors from jets.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, zombie, small community, race against time, save the world, survival, chaos and mayhem, plague, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, emotional, gloomy, bleak, suspense
Plot: plague, survival, virus, chaos, couples, war, couple relations, apocalypse, danger, deadly, love and romance, contract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, near future, future
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pulse 2: Afterlife (2008)
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, undead, survival, violence, internet, apocalypse, missing child, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, chaos, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 733
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: surreal, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: survival, mystery, apocalypse, train crash, chaos and mayhem, danger, escapades, chaos, life is a bitch, future dystopia, isolation, confined ...
Time: future
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%