Movies and TV shows like Zoo

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Zoo (2015)
 6.6
 25K
Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, apocalyptic, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, save the world, mutation, pandemic, experiment, animals, conspiracy, survival, death, heroes, graphic violence, safari, chase, cure, animal life, veterinarian, post apocalypse, supernatural, deadly virus, virus, animal attack, partners, love, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Zoo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, survival, conspiracy, mystery, escapades and post apocalypse mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Zoo: Terra Nova (2011), The 4400 (2004), Under the Dome (2013), Primeval (2007), The 100 (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 84K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, stylized, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, post apocalypse, survival, human existence, extinction, adventure, changing the past or future, characters in danger, experiment, dangerous animal, fate of humanity ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
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100%
 7.3
 46K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, missing person, time travel, supernatural, special agents, murderer, investigation, foreknowledge, cure, psychic, ufo, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.5
 107K
Under the Dome (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Under the Dome is based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. It tells the story of the residents of the small town of Chester's Mill in Maine, where a massive, transparent, indestructible dome suddenly cuts them off from the rest of ...
Style: exciting, mind bending, surreal, tense, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, survival, trapped, life turned upside down, twists and turns, small town, mystery, isolation, small town life, teenage girl, human existence, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 15K
Primeval (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past and near future.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, scenic ...
Plot: dinosaur, monster, experiment gone awry, escapades, ancient mystery, dangerous animal, time travel, disaster, survival, team, belief, creature ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, prehistory
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 252K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, fate of humanity, leadership, human existence, youth, nuclear holocaust, space station, survivor, rivalry, society, friendship ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 57K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, chaos, small town, disaster, leadership, twists and turns, distopia, courage, post nuclear, selflessness ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.4
 242K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, investigation, mad scientist, time travel, alternate dimension, fbi, special agents, alternate reality, experiment, parallel universe, top secret, paranormal activity ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: harvard university, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.4
 47K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: thought provoking, mind bending, surreal, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, hidden truth, who to trust, politician, dishonesty, graphic violence, mysterious character, scientist, twists and turns, life turned upside down, virus, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 30K
The Society (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: When everyone else mysteriously vanishes from their wealthy town, the teen residents of West Ham must forge their own society to survive.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, captivating, emotional, mysterious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenager, murder, society, small town, trapped, death, friendship, survival, gay, separation, fantasy world, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 56K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: captivating, tense, mind bending, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, beast, society, small town, small town life, investigation, missing person, murder, mystery, suspended animation, secret service agent, sheriff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 29K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, mind control, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, enemy, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Harper's Island (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A group of family and friends travels to a secluded island for a destination wedding. They've come to laugh... to love... and, though they don't know it... to die. As the wedding festivities begin, friendships are tested and secrets ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, multiple suspects, murder, serial murder, fear, friends, island, murderer, threat, plan gone awry, victim, suspicion ...
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 11K
Millennium (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A retired FBI serial-profiler joins the mysterious Millennium Group, a team of underground ex-law enforcement experts dedicated to fighting against the ever-growing forces of evil and darkness in the world.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, good versus evil, supernatural, fbi, investigation, conspiracy, prophecy, secret movement, police detective, crimes, government agency, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 13K
To the Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Mini-series in which an unknown virus turns Moscow into a city of the dead. There is no electricity, money has lost all value and those who are still not infected, are desperately fighting for food and fuel. The main character, Sergei, lives outside ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, apocalyptic, serious
Plot: epidemic, post apocalypse, virus, apocalypse, survival, extinction, panic, infection, disease, family in danger, fear, disaster ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 30K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, survival, quarantine, zombie, save the day, immortality, dna, secret place, arctic, supernatural, epidemic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.6
 61K
Flashforward (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: When the entire world blacks out for two minutes and seventeen seconds, everyone sees a flash of their own future 6 months from the present. For some, the future is hopeful, while for others, it is unexpected. For a few, it doesn't seem to ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, stylized, surreal, tense ...
Plot: investigation, time traveler, destiny, time travel, special agents, time loop, direction and purpose, partners, uncover truth, foreknowledge, supernatural, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, near future, 2010s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 3K
ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: disease, scientist, investigation, virus, save the world, heroes, inventions and discoveries, terrorism, plague, genetic engineering, global effort, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 2K
Coma (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table. Remake of Coma 1978.
Style: tense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: medical school, hospital, uncover truth, mystery, workplace, woman in danger, doctors and patients, medical student, death, tv show, serial killer, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: captivating, tense, suspenseful, surreal, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, chaos, apocalypse, family relations, life is a bitch, society, plague, survival horror, survival, parents and children ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.1
 2K
Meteor (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: Somewhere on the outskirts of our solar system, the unthinkable occurs. A giant asteroid collides with a smaller one and changes direction - headed directly toward The Earth. The burning meteor rain that beats down with devastating force, is only a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: comet, disaster, survival, save the world, race against time, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, adventure, contests and competitions, small town life, father daughter relationship, meteorite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 869
Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A slow-paced, action thriller about a virus that strikes a New Mexico county and the local veterinarian who gets caught in the middle.
Style: suspense, bleak, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: quarantine, dishonesty, plague, save the day, epidemic, virus, crimes, rivalry, apocalypse, pandemic, conspiracy, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 1K
The Deep (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As the world's energy supplies dwindle, the Orpheus, a research submarine, delves into the deep of the Arctic Ocean searching for rare micro-organisms, but the crew soon find themselves in peril.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: survival, uncover truth, scientist, ocean, confined, mysterious place, isolation, submarine, adventure, crew, supernatural, voodoo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Temporarily Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the life of five interns in a hospital, who trys to find out what happens in the after life. The five makes an experiments. They drive themselves into a clinical death and bring themselves back to life. After the Experiment, they realize ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, hospital, supernatural power, supernatural ability, power relations, experiment gone awry, mystery, intern, doctors and patients, hidden truth, experiment, life after death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 7.1
 11K
The Whispers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: We love to play games with our children. But what happens when someone else starts to play with them too? Someone we don't know. Can't see. Can't hear. In The Whispers, someone or something -- is manipulating the ones we love most to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, bleak ...
Plot: youth, investigation, manipulation, deception, naivete, murder, kids in trouble, supernatural, pop culture, girl, alien, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Eve of Destruction (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Two scientists attempt to discover a new unlimited energy resource, but their experiment is sabotaged by eco-terrorists. A black hole is then formed and could destroy the world ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: disaster, terrorism, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, chaos, heroes, black hole, science runs amok, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: angel, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhuman powers, apocalypse, rivalry, chaos, religions or cults, crimes, destiny, society, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Persons Unknown (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Persons Unknown is an American mystery drama television series that revolves around strangers who are imprisoned inside a small ghost town. The thirteen-episode summer series premiered on June 7, 2010 at 10:00 p.m. on NBC. On June 30, NBC moved the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: group of strangers, mysterious place, riddles and clues, trapped, confined, experiment, captivity, mystery, isolation, manipulation, twists and turns, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 6K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archeological dig, ancient mystery, conspiracy, investigation, murder, uncover truth, adventure, escapades, crimes, tv show, judaism, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: jerusalem, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 10K
Surface (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Surface is a science fiction television series that premiered on NBC on September 19, 2005. The program aired ten episodes before going on hiatus on November 28, 2005 due to NBC's coverage of the 2006 Winter Olympics. It returned for five more ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, tense, enigmatic
Plot: monster, marine biologist, sea monster, scientist, teenage life, uncover truth, mystery, misfit, escapades, nosy, alien encounter, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Day of the Triffids (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 186 min.
TV show
Story: It's an up-to-date setting of the 1951 sci-fi thriller. With the world blinded and the Triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered, sighted survivors to fight this carnivorous plant invasion. With a brave new world of maniacs, warring ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, apocalypse, save the world, supernatural, deadly creature, heroic mission, chaos, survival horror, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%