Movies like Years of the Beast

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Years of the Beast (1981)
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Years of the Beast (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: College professor Stephen Miles (Gary Bayer), his wife, a young girl, and a drifter (Jerry Houser) are suddenly faced with a society where money is worthless, food is scarce, your neighbor is your enemy and oppression reigns. The four must survive a world of earthquakes, natural disasters, looters, corrupt officials and the Anti-Christ in power.
Style: christian film
Plot: apocalypse, survival, end of the world, distopia, religion, natural disaster, christianity, church, missing person, antichrist, baptism, pursuit, dictator, farm, good versus evil, on the run, disappearance, resurrection, sheriff, christian, professor, 666, new world order, prayer, faith ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to Years of the Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, survival, apocalypse, deadly, escapades, supernatural and chaos mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Years of the Beast: Parasite (1982), A Distant Thunder (1978), In the Year 2889 (1969), The Remaining (2014), The Prodigal Planet (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.9
 2K
Parasite (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Paul Dean has created a deadly parasite that is now attached to his stomach. He and his female companion, Patricia Welles, must find a way to destroy it while also trying to avoid Ricus, his rednecks, and an evil government agent named Merchant.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, mad scientist, survival, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, bio weapon, save the world, danger, plague, gang, desert, parasite ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s, near future, year 1992 ...
Place: los angeles, california
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100%
A Distant Thunder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Patty is lying awake one night in a church basement, distraught and scared. She is to be executed the next morning for refusing to take the Mark of the Beast. Patty knows what lies ahead if she takes the mark but can still not believe in Christ.When ...
Style: christian film
Plot: distopia, christian propaganda, bible prophecy, christian, religion, religious persecution, guillotine, end of the world, minister, preacher
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Year 2889 (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The last seven survivors of a nuclear war barricade themselves against an attack by a mutant cannibal.
Style: serious, rough, scary, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, survival, end of the world, murder, moonshine, post apocalypse, radiation, supernatural, chaos, confined, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Remaining (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a group of close-knit friends assemble for the marriage of Skylar and Dan, they have no idea they will witness The Rapture and face a series of catastrophic events turning the celebration into a life-or-death struggle.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, christian film, disaster movie
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, chaos, forces of nature, wedding, hopes, survival, supernatural, danger, christianity, paranormal phenomena, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
The Prodigal Planet (1983)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Final and least well-known installment in the Mark IV series of fundamentalist apocalypse films. About to executed by the forces of the Antichrist, fundamentalist Christian guerrilla David is rescued by Connie, an Antichrist agent pretending to be a ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, fictional war, religion, christian, distopia, antichrist, christian propaganda, bible prophecy, end of the world
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, futuristic, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, soldier, astronomer, alien, apocalypse, survival, heroic mission, save the world, introspection, supernatural, space travel, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, apocalypse, survival, gory, on the run, rescue, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, danger, experiment gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, social decay, deadly, chaos, on the run, danger, society, apocalypse, island, vestiges of humanity, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
Image of the Beast (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Third and best known entry in the Mark IV series of fundamentalist apocalypse films. Fundamentalist Christian guerrilla David helps condemned dissidents escape, attempts to subvert the computerized Mark of the Beast, and generally tries to survive ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian propaganda, bible prophecy, antichrist, religion, christian, end of the world, distopia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, family in danger, life is a bitch, on the run, chaos, in the woods, gory, virus, end of the world, countryside, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.6
 82
Bio-Dead (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a devastating biological disaster kills twelve million people, a hazmat team searches the contaminated wasteland for survivors. But what they find is a vicious predator hungry for human flesh.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, apocalypse, blood, survival, chaos, danger, deadly, cannibalism, tortured to death, human flesh, corporate crime ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, battles, deadly creature, heroes, supernatural, chaos, deadly, save the world, danger, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Spirits Among Us (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Mark, Janice and their young daughter Julie have lived in their home about two months. Strange things begin to happen, first just annoying, then becoming terrifying. Television sets go on and off by themselves, strange noises in the attic, movement ...
Style: psychotronic, christian horror, christian film
Plot: nightmare, mirror, husband wife relationship, prayer, blood, christian, moving, good versus evil, haunted house, supernatural power, pastor, video camera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 123
2084 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Not much left since the world died. That's what they called it the day the virus took over and people went inside, never to leave their homes again. Soon after that, the last of the food was gone, the last drop of gas was used up, the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, isolation, survival, danger, chaos, plague, deadly, confined, food shortage, mosquito, future dystopia, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Terror Within (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Experiments in biological warfare have destroyed all but a few remnants of the human race. Alone in a lab, eight students work feverishly to create a vaccine before they are forced outside in search for food. It is then that the surviving scientists ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, laboratory, desert, monster rape, survival, rescue, battles, deadly creature, plague, apocalypse, isolation, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: rough, scary, bleak, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mutant, isolation, danger, deadly, confined, laboratory, desert, stalking, deadly creature, experiment, half human ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 19K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, small town, sheriff, hotel, extinction, survival, apocalypse, danger, monster, quarantine, military, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Left Behind II: Tribulation Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster "Left Behind". It is two weeks after the Rapture, and those who were left behind must band together to form the Tribulation Force and will prepare themselves for the worst seven years the planet will ever see.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, thought provoking, futuristic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, antichrist, christian, natural disaster, catastrophe, redemption, chaos, danger, religions or cults, journalism, clergy, save the world ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 1K
Blood Freak (1972)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A biker comes upon a girl with a flat tire and offers her a ride home. He winds up at a drug party with the girl's sister, then follows her to a turkey farm owned by her father, a mad scientist. The father turns the biker into a giant turkey ...
Style: cult film
Plot: lsd, biker, butt naked, monster, decapitation, attempted rape, severed head, smoking, gore, turkey the bird, graphic violence, sexy girl ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 11K
The Thaw (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At a remote Arctic research station, four ecology students discover the real horror of global warming is not the melting ice, but what's frozen within it. A prehistoric parasite is released from the carcass of a Woolly Mammoth upon the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, deadly creature, quarantine, parasite, survival, isolation, infected, plague, danger, scientist, professor, expedition ...
Time: prehistory, contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The People Who Own the Dark (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of rich businessmen and military officers who are partying in an old castle are spared when a nuclear war ravages the earth. When they venture out into the nearest town to search for food and supplies, they find most of the residents ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, tragic ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, brothel, castle, post apocalypse, apocalypse, chaos, isolation, confined, escapades, deadly, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The survivors of a plane crash in a remote area are attacked by blob-like alien creatures that turn their victims into blood-thirsty vampires.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surreal, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, anti war, airplane, hijacking, vietnam war, air disaster, alien invasion, blob, landing, outer space, rivalry, save the day ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan, osaka japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Prince of Darkness (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, suspense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: antichrist, church, apocalypse, secret, lovecraftian, save the world, satanic cult, obsession, research, satan, good versus evil, religion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 45K
Mimic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: virus, cockroach, experiment gone awry, animal horror, scientist, insect, deadly creature, mutant, mutation, evolution, genetic engineering, eaten alive ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them.
Style: rough, scary, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: mutant, island, isolation, rescue, survival, murder, mind game, danger, experiment gone awry, investigation, deadly, babies and infants ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Species: The Awakening (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A scientist, Dr Holander, takes his niece Miranda to Mexico in an attempt to reverse the effects of the alien DNA he used to create her. However the treatment goes horribly wrong, and sets Miranda on a killing spree as she sets out to find a mate.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, scientist, vengeance, supernatural, chaos, mistaken identity, apocalypse, good versus evil, gory, save the world, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Day of the Triffids (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A shower of meteorites produces a rare night time spectacle that blinds anyone that looks at it. As it was such a beautiful sight, most people were watching, and as a consequence, 99% of the World's population go completely blind. In the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, blindness, meteorite, meteor, survival, save the world, rescue, heroic mission, deadly creature, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 10K
C.H.U.D. (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to know a lot about the creatures, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: toxic, monster, mutant, zombie, police investigation, cannibal, experiment gone awry, bum, danger, deadly, murder, survival ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 11K
Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 2016 the sun has turned the entire world into a scorched and barren wasteland. The humans who have survived are either resourceful or violent, and sometimes both. Marie, her little sister Leonie, and best friend Phillip, are in a car headed to ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, distopia, life is a bitch, cannibalism, ambush, chase, heat, on the run, danger, tunnel, on the road ...
Time: future, contemporary, near future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rats: Night of Terror (1984)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: mutant, rat, survivor, danger, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, gory, animal life, laboratory ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%