Movies like Wasteland 2011

If you like "Wasteland" you are looking for exciting, suspenseful and serious movies about / with apocalypse, adventure, vengeance, vigilantism, reincarnation, danger and chaos themes of Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Wasteland (2011)
 2.8
 268
Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, vengeance, vigilantism, reincarnation, danger, chaos, rivalry, crimes, plague, church, religions or cults, society, escapades, deadly, murder, heroes, couple relations, save the world, life is a bitch, environmentalism, future dystopia, martial arts, cannibal, desert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Movie in categories

apocalypse movies
1758
adventure movies
7937
vengeance movies
10601
exciting movies
11096
suspenseful movies
18390
chaos movies
2156

Most similar movies to Wasteland

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and futuristic films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, adventure, chaos and deadly mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Wasteland: Shepherd (1998), Mercury Man (2006), The Challenge (2005), White Wall (2010), Steel Dawn (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.8
 491
Shepherd (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: aka Cybercity It's the year 2017, the Earth's surface is destroyed and its citizens flee to an underground wasteland ruled by warring religious cults. In this sinful cybercity, Mercenary Dakota's (C. Thomas Howell) family is murdered ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: heroes, crimes, deadly, chaos, religions or cults, injustice, apocalypse, future dystopia, graphic violence, danger, chases and races, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.2
 416
Mercury Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ancient legend tells of two holy forces Lunar Mercury and Solar Mercury that will create an indestructible power when combined together. Usama, an international terrorist had studied the secrets of the legend and wants the power of both forces ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: superhero, super strength, adventure, good versus evil, terrorism, danger, save the day, crimes, supernatural, undercover, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.1
 478
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, adventure, rivalry, tough heroes, escapades, life is a bitch, folk hero, danger, chaos, vigilantism, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.2
 8K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, society, life is a bitch, danger, survival, future dystopia, rivalry, deadly, heroes, escapades, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
rivalry movies
13111
crimes movies
14253
plague movies
678
church movies
3007
 5.1
 5K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, whimsical ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, post apocalypse, martial arts, heroes, survival, adventure, vengeance, chaos, vigilantism, destiny, heroic mission, friendship ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 2.4
 1K
City Limits (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, biker, rivalry, post nuclear, motorcycle, post apocalypse, gang war, rage, deadly, apocalypse, plague, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.4
 610
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, society, adventure, chases and races, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
society movies
10752
escapades movies
9841
deadly movies
10289
 4.2
 361
Latin Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the grand tradition of the lone hero who mysteriously appears in a town desperate for help (think "Shane, "Billy Jack", "James Bond" and "Chinese Connection"), having survived a war and now serving the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gang, danger, gangsters, vigilantism, crimes, escapades, murder, brutality, violence, master villain ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: adventure, investigation, uncover truth, law enforcement, escapades, life is a bitch, rescue, danger, crimes, deadly, mining, submarine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: disaster movie, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, save the world, adventure, forces of nature, danger, catastrophe, disaster film, global warming, end of the world, rescue, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 2.9
 605
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, against humanity, good versus evil, gang, danger, life is a bitch, heroes, imaginary, confined, plague, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.4
 408
Chrome Angels (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Welcome to Elliotsville. It’s like your typical American small town, except the residents are kinda robots. Okay, they’re not so much kinda, they’re pretty much robots. So what happens when you take that set-up and add a gang of sexy female ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: androids and robots, gang, danger, rescue, rivalry, crimes, adventure, bar, chaos, imaginary, chase, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Real Playing Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a future not too far away, Steve Battier, an elderly, terminally ill multi-millionaire, accepts the offer of a company - RPG - that in exchange for a high monetary sum, provides a very select group of clientèle the chance to be young again. For ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, danger, contests and competitions, terminal illness, deadly, escapades, life is a bitch, golden years, chaos, technology gone awry, profanity ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.4
 1K
Neon City (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: "Mad Max" clone set in the not-too-distant future about a group of people trying to escape to a safe haven called Neon City after a solar disaster that has decimated the Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, society, danger, adventure, deadly, chaos, apocalypse, mutant, prostitute, bounty hunter, handcuffed together, cons and scams ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Slime City Massacre (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A dirty bomb has decimated New York City s financial district and reduced midtown to a post-apocalyptic nightmare. The neighborhood known as Slime City has been evacuated, except for the homeless, and in the ruins of a soup kitchen four squatters ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, slasher, tense, captivating ...
Plot: rescue, deadly creature, rivalry, danger, survival, apocalypse, mutant, chaos, deadly, zombie, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.1
 749
Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: mars, outer space, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, space wars, alien encounter, chaos, space travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Survival Code (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 2045, Vic, an ex-ultimate fighter, is the owner of the only airstrip, hotel and bar in the high Arctic frontier town of Borealis. He does his best to keep the peace amongst a vast array of clashing characters in this lawless international ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, deadly, escapades, murder, environmentalism, life is a bitch, small town life, danger, society, small town, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2040s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
murder movies
18445
captivating movies
17480
heroes movies
9665
 3.3
 3K
I Am Omega (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Last Man Alive Must Battle a Planet of the Dead. [An Asylum film.]
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, rescue, disease, survival, supernatural, chaos, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.2
 565
Encrypt (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 2068, the ozone layer is gone and the world is a wasteland. A band of mercenaries attempt to break into a Estate that is guarded by a automated defence system called "Encrypt" in order to steal priceless artwork.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rivalry, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch, androids and robots, escapades, apocalypse, man versus machine, soldier, society, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 3.1
 14K
Far Cry (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack Carver, a former member of the Special Forces takes the journalist Valerie Cardinal to an Island to visit her uncle Max who is working in a Military complex on the Island. As they arrive Valerie gets captured by the minions of Doctor Krüger. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroes, chase, journalism, escapades, danger, island, mad scientist, laboratory, investigation, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.2
 664
Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: airplane, save the day, daring rescue, hostage, adventure, deadly, government agency, danger, terrorism, rivalry, hostages, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Meteor Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gigantic meteors enters Earth's orbit and begins to disintegrate, showering the entire planet with debris.
Style: disaster movie, exciting, bleak, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: meteor shower, asteroid, apocalypse, space and aliens, earth, race against time, chaos, society, heroes, danger, adventure, bible ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 727
Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, danger, adventure, chaos, deadly, journalism, law enforcement, computers and web, man versus machine, dishonesty, race against time, virtual reality ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.4
 805
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, future dystopia, chaos, danger, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, apocalypse, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Blood of the Samurai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Action Adventure starring Bryan Yamasaki, Shawn Forsythe, Michael Ng
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, mysterious character, heroes, adventure, supernatural, vengeance, gory, escapades, danger, deadly, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.0
 1K
Battletruck (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It’s the 21st century, the Oil Wars have made a mess of the planet and the land outside major cities is lawless. After Hunter comes to the aid of Corlie, who has run away from the villainous Straker, he takes her to the peaceful community of ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, post nuclear, truck, gang, rivalry, crimes, one man army, deadly, bounty hunter, chases and races, adventure, danger ...
Time: future
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space battle, apocalypse, androids and robots, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, survival, space travel, man versus machine, danger, military, against the odds ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.5
 847
Mandrake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An expedition led by adventurer Darren McCall and funded by the wealthy Harry Vargas braves the impenetrable jungle to retrieve a fabled bejeweled dagger from an ancient burial ground. But pulling the dagger from its rightful resting place awakens ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: curse, chaos, survival, adventurer, danger, jungle, adventure, escapades, rivalry, dangerous animal, ritual, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.8
 689
Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, rescue, adventure, danger, escapades, rivalry, catastrophe, forces of nature, disaster film, volcano, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%