Movies like Cargo

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Cargo (2017)
 6.3
 26K
Cargo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being infected in the wake of a violent pandemic and with only 48 hours to live, a father struggles to find a new home for his baby daughter.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak
Plot: post apocalypse, pandemic, father daughter relationship, zombie, australian, aborigine, houseboat, boat, infected, baby, community, cargo, survival, danger, protection, journey, creature, apocalypse, infection, river, daughter, tribe, riverboat, river boat, post apocalyptic ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia

Most similar movies to Cargo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, bleak, serious and scary films with plots about survival, danger, zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, deadly and chaos mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cargo: A Quiet Place (2018), I Am Legend (2007), Carriers (2009), Viral (2016), 28 Days Later... (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 284K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: survival, self sacrifice, monster, deafness, marriage, post apocalypse, pregnancy, chase, creature, creature feature, sign language, silence ...
Time: near future
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 626K
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, plague, loneliness, zombie, danger, heroes, chaos, isolation, experiment, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, near future
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.0
 39K
Carriers (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends fleeing a viral pandemic soon learn they are more dangerous than any virus.A deadly virus has spread across the globe. Contagion is everywhere, no one is safe and no one can be trusted. Four young attractive people race through the back ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, melancholic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, virus, plague, infection, biohazard, desperation, trust, post apocalyptic, friendship, life is a bitch, danger, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.5
 7K
Viral (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family's new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.
Style: bloody, brutal, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: virus, quarantine, disease, sister sister relationship, gas mask, infected, survival, transformation, mutation, panic, fate of humanity, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: plague, zombie, survival, infected, virus, scientist, rage, army, chaos and mayhem, fear, epidemic, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.9
 6K
Ravenous (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a village, things have changed. Some of the people are not what they were anymore. They start attacking their families, their friends, their neighbours... We call them "Les Affam├ęs" (The Hungry). A few survivors go deep into the forest ...
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survivor, survival, infection, epidemic, living dead, mutant, small town, zombie outbreak, mutation, infected ...
Place: quebec, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 14K
Extinction (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA, Hungary, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: And suddenly, overnight, the world came to a halt. Two men, two survivors, one kid, and hatred that separates them. A place forgotten by everyone, including the creatures that inhabit the Earth... until now.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, intense, scary, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalyptic, epidemic, father daughter relationship, survival, loneliness, end of the world, virus, cannibalism, parenthood, wilderness, humanity ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 39K
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, rough, suspenseful, tense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, vampire hunter, infected, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, post apocalypse, zombie, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2.7
 410
Descendents (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: serious, bleak, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, bounty hunter, ocean or sea, future dystopia, technology gone awry, danger, deadly, chaos, survival, destiny, chases and races ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 5K
Here Alone (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a terrible virus ravages human civilization, Ann finds herself living alone in a forest, foraging for supplies, and accompanied only by a radio that broadcasts a single transmission in French. Few animals even remain; the only survivors seem ...
Plot: zombie, empowerment, female empowerment, female protagonist, determination, infection, survivalist, infected, grief, survival, female killer, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Retrovirus, which was conceived as a tool for industrial genetic engineering, has gotten out of control and is spreading rapidly. While it crosses all organisms within our ecological system completely indiscriminately (mixing plant with animal and ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, isolation, epidemic, survivor, apocalypse, extinction, death, survival, on the road, danger, chaos, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 3K
The Cured (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: What happens when the undead return to life? In a world ravaged for years by a virus that turns the infected into zombie-like cannibals, a cure is at last found and the wrenching process of reintegrating the survivors back into society begins.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, tense, melancholic
Plot: zombie, cure, infection, military, flashback, survival, danger, murder, medical research, relative, saving a life, disease ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 12K
Black Water (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, scary
Plot: tourist, swamp, survival, crocodile, lake or river, danger, river, rescue, pregnancy, tour guide, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.7
 898
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, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: survival, virus, end of the world, apocalypse, gory, countryside, in the woods, chaos and mayhem, family in danger, danger, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.5
 1K
Zombie Night (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Zombies come out at night and two families must survive until morning.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, suspense
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, moral dilemma, deadly, mausoleum, night, cemetery, gory, zombie child, boy, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Last Seven (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seven strangers wake up on the deserted streets of London with no knowledge of how they got there. Before long someone -or something - is picking them off, one by one....
Style: atmospheric, serious, twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, urban, danger, escapades, chaos, chase, race against time, chases and races, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 53
54 Days (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 5 people trapped in a bunker after a nuclear and biological attack are forced to make an impossible decision - either one dies or they all die.
Plot: australian, invasion, post nuclear, post apocalypse, survival
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 3K
Dead Season (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It has been over one year since the start of the outbreak. Our society has collapsed and the world has descended into chaos. Elvis and Tweeter are two of the last people left alive, and band together to flee the United States for a remote island ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, island, on the run, plague, chases and races, danger, deadly, supernatural, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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State of Emergency (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos consumes a small town when a chemical facility explodes releasing a deadly toxin. Moments after the leak, the town's residents show signs of mutation, causing the military to quarantine the area leaving any survivors helpless and trapped ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, exciting
Plot: zombie, survival, insulin, rooftop, helicopter, gory, small town, plague, danger, deadly, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 240K
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, survival, zombie, mutant, chaos, infected, siblings relations, on the run, survivor, virus, gory, rage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.2
 1K
Autumn (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The virus came so fast no one had time to prepare. Before the day was over, entire towns were decimated, and large cities became monumental tombs. Left with nothing but fading hope and the will to live, reclusive software consultant Michael (Dexter ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: plague, zombie, apocalypse, isolation, deadly creature, survival, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, save the world, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, zombie apocalypse, future dystopia, gory, mercenary, siege, survivor, back from the dead, heroic mission, danger, escapades ...
Time: future, year 1995, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 17K
Hidden (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A family takes refuge in a fallout shelter to avoid a dangerous outbreak.
Style: suspense, scary, dark, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: kids
Plot: quarantine, virus, post apocalypse, underground, murder, epidemic, nightmare, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, bomb shelter, survival, plot twist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, bleak, serious, 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 ⇓
45%
 5.6
 38K
Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, bleak, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, death, plague, danger, survival horror, father daughter relationship, parents and children, terminal illness, transformation, life is a bitch, virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 2K
Remains (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story centers on two lone survivors of a bizarre accident that reduced most of the world's population to zombies. They take refuge in a vacant casino and fight a losing battle against the undead.
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, gory, danger, casino, deadly, survival, apocalypse, future dystopia, gambling, battles, escapades, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, plague, danger, one man army, experiment gone awry, survival, infected, fate of humanity, gory, scientist, threat ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: survival, zombie, apocalypse, plague, supernatural, future dystopia, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, chaos, danger, vestiges of humanity, fear ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: suspense, dark, surprise ending, suspenseful, clever ...
Audience: kids
Plot: zombie, children, little girl, infection, eaten alive, blood, apocalypse, virus, survival, bunker, military, scientist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 31K
Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, bleak, bloody, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, zombie, infected, death, hit by a car, creature, blood splatter, infection, weekend, partners in crime, hostage, torn in half ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%