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Train to Busan (2016)
 7.6
 184K
Train to Busan (2016)
Original name: 부산행
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Martial law is declared when a mysterious viral outbreak pushes Korea into a state of emergency. Those on an express train to Busan, a city that has successfully fended off the viral outbreak, must fight for their own survival…
Style: suspense, tense, emotional, touching, bleak, bloody, psychotronic, apocalyptic, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, pandemic, survival horror, zombie attack, train, quarantine, survival, living dead, train crash, self sacrifice, virus, death, violence, pregnancy, brutality, father daughter relationship, epidemic, military, undead, chase, abandoned city, homeless, transformation ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, busan, seoul, east asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and psychotronic films with plots about survival, zombie, death, apocalypse, violence, danger and chase mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Train to Busan: #Alive (2020), Peninsula (2020), World War Z (2013), Black Summer (2019), 28 Days Later (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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#Alive (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As a grisly virus rampages a city, a lone man stays locked inside his apartment, digitally cut off from seeking help and desperate to find a way out.
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Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, isolation, zombie survival, infestation, virus, zombie attack, survival, deadly virus, rescue, epidemic ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seoul, south korea
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Peninsula (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A soldier and his team battle hordes of post-apocalyptic zombies in the wastelands of the Korean Peninsula
Style: apocalyptic, macabre, bloody, suspense, tense ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, post apocalypse, brutality, living dead, survival, runaway, death, army, money, car chase, catastrophe ...
Time: 2020s
Place: busan, south korea, korea, hong kong
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World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: future, year 1973
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Black Summer (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, tense, dark, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, panic, death, escape, summer, chaos, blood, escapades, mother daughter relationship, army ...
Place: usa
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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, atmospheric, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, manchester, manchester england ...
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Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, virus, chaos and mayhem, plague, zombie outbreak, death, siege, shopping mall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin, midwest
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Kingdom (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: In this zombie thriller set in Korea's medieval Joseon dynasty, a crown prince is sent on a suicide mission to investigate a mysterious outbreak.
Style: bloody, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, royal family, medieval, rivalry, prince, palace intrigue, undead, outburst, kingdom, joseon dynasty, crown prince ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, busan, seoul
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The Colony (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Forced underground by the next ice age, a struggling outpost of survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, starvation, ice age, post apocalypse, epidemic, quarantine, vestiges of humanity, danger, dehumanization, global warming, underground bunker ...
Time: future, near future
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insanity, plague, infected, survival, deadly virus, quarantine, bio weapon, chaos and mayhem, chaos, danger, hazmat suit, on the run ...
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28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: 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, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Genre: Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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