Movies like The Earthquake

If you like "The Earthquake" you are looking for disaster movie, psychological and tense movies about / with natural disaster, earthquake, catastrophe, mass destruction, russian, armenian and ruins themes of Drama genre shot in Armenia or Russia.
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.
The Earthquake (2016)
 6.4
 2K
The Earthquake (2016)
Original name: Землетрясение
Genre: Drama
Country: Armenia, Russia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the devastating Spitak earthquake of December 7th, Konstantin Berezhnoy, a 50-year-old Russian, and Robert Melkonyan, a 28-year-old Armenian, work together to rescue the desperate survivors.
Style: disaster movie, psychological, tense, touching, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: natural disaster, earthquake, catastrophe, mass destruction, russian, armenian, ruins, rescue, demolished city, disaster film, survival, deadly, humanity in peril, apocalypse, death, destruction, danger, society, chaos and mayhem, chaos, geology, vestiges of humanity, human existence, buried alive, destruction of city ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: armenia, ussr, soviet union, caucasus, russia

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to The Earthquake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and serious films with plots about danger, catastrophe, survival, chaos, natural disaster, apocalypse and disaster film mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Earthquake: San Andreas Mega Quake (2019), End Day (2005), 10.0 Earthquake (2014), The Quake (2018), End of the World (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
San Andreas Mega Quake (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists make a horrible discovery: The "Big One" is coming in two days, with it, California will sink to the ocean. Their only hope is to rupture a volcano that will displace the earthquake's energy and build a new crust on the ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, death, lava, deadly, survival, apocalypse, military, humanity in peril, demolished city, violence, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.7
 537
End Day (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: An exploration into the various ways in which, within the circumstances of one day, civilisation could be brought to an abrupt end..
Style: disaster movie, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: disaster film, experiment, end of the world, scientific experiment, epidemic, volcano, tsunami, virus, black hole, meteorite, catastrophe, foreknowledge ...
Time: future
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
10.0 Earthquake (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Los Angeles is about to be hit by a devastating earthquake, and time is running out to save the city from imminent danger.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: earthquake, geology, disaster film, scientist, science, death, industry, catastrophe, problem, sexual abuse, profanity, burned alive ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.2
 10K
The Quake (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A geologist races against time to save his estranged wife and two children when a devastating earthquake strikes Oslo, Norway.
Style: breathtaking, disaster movie, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: catastrophe, earthquake, geologist, disaster film, destruction, geology, demolished city, kids in trouble, saving a life, family, death of father, urban setting ...
Place: oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
80s movies
80s
5295
ruins movies
252
rescue movies
4549
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, catastrophe, save the world, heroes, adventure, danger, forces of nature, disaster film, global warming, survival, rescue, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 147
Shelter (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With a catastrophic event rapidly approaching, 18 people vie for 10 spots in the small town's only bomb shelter.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, epic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, apocalypse, small town, family relations, society, deadly, hopes, escapades, danger, clergy, bomb shelter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 219
Volcano (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a dormant volcano suddenly erupts into activity beneath Laach Lake in the Eiffel mountains, panic breaks out among the 500.000 residents.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: fire, escape, panic, danger, lava, fright, fear, volcanic eruption, rescue, natural disaster, chaos, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 2K
Supervolcano (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yellowstone is a park, but it's also the deadliest volcano on Earth. Beneath it, a sleeping 'dragon' is stirring. When an earthquake opens a crack for magma to seep through, other warning signs of an eruption start popping up, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie
Plot: natural disaster, catastrophe, apocalypse, survival, disaster film, heroes, race against time, danger, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, optimism, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 2.6
 533
Fire Twister (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a mysterious orb of light strikes a deep water oil rig, the massive explosion erupts into a ball of flames creating a swirling mass of clouds and fire. As the twister begins to move ...
Style: disaster movie, disturbing, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense ...
Plot: disaster film, firefighter, timebomb, fire, tornado, explosion, death, oil company, runaway, deadly, survival, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 81K
Greenland (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Style: disaster movie, scenic, suspense, psychotronic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: natural disaster, apocalypse, end of the world, disaster film, comet, vestiges of humanity, bunker, humanity in peril, military, robbery, diabetic, catastrophe ...
Time: 2020s
Place: greenland, tennessee, new york state, kentucky, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 14K
Earthquake (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Earthquake is a 1974 American disaster film that achieved huge box-office success, continuing the disaster film genre of the 1970s where recognizable all-star casts attempt to survive life or death situations. The plot concerns the struggle for ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, survival, danger, chaos, earthquake, national guard, daring rescue, save the day, forces of nature, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 6K
Testament (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nuclear war in the United States is portrayed in a realistic and believable manner. The story is told through the eyes of a woman who is struggling to take care of her family. The entire movie takes place in a small suburban town outside San ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, emotional, serious ...
Plot: small town, survival, catastrophe, radiation, nuclear holocaust, life is a bitch, danger, future dystopia, parents and children, demolished city, chaos, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: bleak, serious, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, danger, race against time, forces of nature, destruction, adventure, apocalypse, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Murder in Pacot (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Haiti, France, Norway
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, a middle-aged Port-au-Prince couple come face to face with the stark contradictions of Haitian society when they are forced to rent out their villa to a foreign aid worker and his enterprising local ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: mysterious character, life turned upside down, social differences, human nature, couple relations, domestic disturbance, danger, hopes, family problems, starting over, couples, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.0
 43K
The Return (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of two Russian boys whose father suddenly returns home after a 12-year absence. He takes the boys on a holiday to a remote island on a lake that turns into a test of manhood of almost mythic proportions.
Style: bleak, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: abusive father, brother, russian, parents and children, journey, overbearing parent, father son relationship, tragic event, coming of age, brother brother relationship, defiant, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Miracle on Interstate 880 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man attempts to rescue people trapped on the I-880 bridge after the top half collapses during the 1989 San Francisco earthquake.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: catastrophe, danger, survival, heroic mission, child in peril, escapades, adventure, heroes, rescue, earthquake, collapse, freeway
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 742
The Swell (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When a big storm in the Netherlands and Begium comes down should prime minister Hans Kreuger the order taking: Can we evacuate four million people? But the storm can login deflect and the evacuation of civilians, hospitals and prisons takes sure 4 ...
Style: suspense, disaster movie, intense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: storm, catastrophe, family relations, government, rescue, panic, warning, forces of nature, flood, danger, environment, survival ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
One Hundred Mornings (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in a world upended by a complete breakdown of society, two couples hide out in a lakeside cabin hoping to survive this crisis.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: infidelity, survival, vestiges of humanity, danger, dishonesty, betrayal, life is a bitch, chaos, couples, isolation, social decay, couple relations ...
Time: future
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
San Andreas Quake (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a discredited L.A. Seismologist warns of an impending 12.7 earthquake, no one takes her seriously. Now on her own, she races desperately to get her family to safety before the earthquake breaks Los Angeles apart from the mainland.
Style: disaster movie, intense, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, family, destruction, building collapse, adventure, natural disaster, race against time, chaos and mayhem, survival, danger, machismo ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 226K
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, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, post apocalyptic, father son relationship, starvation, on the road, cannibalism, vestiges of humanity, future dystopia, catastrophe, journey ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 733
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, psychological, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, contamination, danger, plague, bio weapon, deadly, racism, violence, husband wife relationship, thirst, society ...
Time: future
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Asteroid: Final Impact (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A deadly meteor storm has been labeled a one-time celestial occurrence, but astrophysicist Steve Thomas believes something worse is yet to come. After discovering his asteroid tracking satellite is secretly being used for military surveillance, ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: asteroid, apocalypse, patriot, save the world, catastrophe, meteor shower, science, scientist, crash, secret, satellite, natural disaster ...
Time: 2010s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, forces of nature, rescue, chaos, danger, escapades, disaster film, climate change, snow, catastrophe, evacuation, scientist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
apocalypse movies
1662
tense movies
9764
touching movies
9435
death movies
13702
Jack's Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An addict ex-politician whose life has spiraled out of control finds redemption when challenged with keeping his sister-in-law and niece alive during the apocalypse.
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: redemption, addiction, apocalypse, end of the world, survival, danger, death, disaster film, junkie, soldier, society, earthquake ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.7
 901
After Darkness (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the Sun burns out, an American family gathers at the end of the world, their hopes for rescue slowly crumbling as they also confront long lasting divides amongst each other.
Style: tense, exciting, futuristic
Plot: vestiges of humanity, sun, survival, mass destruction, human existence, family, riot, destruction, end of the world, danger, hysteria, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Innocent Saturday (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Ukraine
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: catastrophe, friendship, nuclear threat, danger, race against time, survival, small town, escape, radiation, nuclear reactor, government facility, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: russia, chernobyl
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 35K
The Wave (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on the fact that mountain party Åkneset, located in the Geiranger fjord in Norway, one day will race out and create a violent tsunami of over 80 meters that will crush everything in its path before it hits land in Geiranger. A geologist gets ...
Style: tense, disaster movie, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, tsunami, mountain, underwater scene, geologist, underwater, landslide, disaster film, evacuation, hotel, bomb shelter ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 1K
Fukushima 50 (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi facility in Japan risk their lives and stay at the nuclear power plant to prevent total destruction after the region is devastated by an earthquake an tsunami in 2011.
Style: suspense, tense, sincere, psychological
Plot: tsunami, radiation, japanese history, catastrophe, earthquake, japanese man, nuclear power, nuclear, japanese army, aftermath, u.s. army, imperialism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 340
The Ark (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Noah, a farmer and family man, is instructed by an angel to build an ark in the middle of a desert in order to save both his family and the faithful from a devastating flood. A seemingly impossible task, especially when his sons refuse to believe ...
Style: captivating, serious, biblical, epic, suspense ...
Plot: noah's ark, obsession, apocalypse, hopes, redemption, religions or cults, society, chaos, parents and children, old testament, end of the world, religion ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 3K
The Tunnel (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a truck crashes inside a tunnel, people on their way home for Christmas are brutally trapped in a deadly fire. With a blizzard raging outside, and the first responders struggling to get to the accident, it's every man for himself.
Style: disturbing, suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: rescue, survival, deadly, danger, firefighter, tunnel, mountain, smoking, catastrophe, life & death, youth, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%