Movies like Apocalypse Z

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Apocalypse Z (2013)
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Apocalypse Z (2013)
Original name: Zombie Massacre
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A bacteriological weapon developed by the US Government to create a super soldier - spreads an epidemic in a quiet little town in the middle of Eastern Europe. All citizens have been turned into infected zombies. The plan is to bring an atomic bomb into the city's nuclear plant to pretend a terrible accident occurred. No one has to know the truth. A team of mercenaries is hired to complete the mission. The battle is on. Hordes of monsters against the team. Who will survive?
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, survival, soldier, danger, plague, supernatural, graphic violence, bio weapon, chaos and mayhem, chaos, small town, escapades, super soldier, gory, deadly, toxic, nuclear power plant, gore, blood splatter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to Apocalypse Z

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, zombie, supernatural, survival, chaos and gory mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Apocalypse Z: Zombie Wars (2007), Zone of the Dead (2009), The Zombie Diaries 2 (2011), Morlocks (2011), Osombie: The Axis of Evil Dead (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, blood, supernatural, survival, chaos, deadly, danger, gory, survival horror, gore, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Zone of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia, Italy, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Zone of the Dead, also known as Apocalypse of the Dead (Zona Mrtvih in Serbian) is a 2009 Serbian horror film. A police-escorted prisoner transport supervised by Interpol sets off to Belgrade. The route leads the transport through Pancevo, where ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, chaos, supernatural, interpol, ecological disaster, deadly, danger, escapades, nato, survival horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Zombie Diaries 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three months have passed since a viral outbreak wiped out 99.9% of the world's population, turning its victims into flesh-eating living dead. In the UK, a surviving band of soldiers and civilians have taken refuge at a rural military barracks. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: zombie, military base, post apocalypse, survival, danger, imaginary, military, chases and races, soldier, heroic mission, plague, on the run ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.2
 669
Morlocks (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ferocious humanoid creatures from the future come back to the present to devour humans.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mutant, time machine, survival, chaos, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, deadly, military, battles, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Osombie: The Axis of Evil Dead (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Osama bin Laden returns from his watery grave and creates an army of zombie insurgents.
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, supernatural, desert, military, heroes, save the world, soldier, living dead, zombie attack, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.5
 134
After the Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A survivor of warfare born chemical attack, Cassie Becker faces a new world of terrible realization. The Human race has suffered terrible recourse in the wake of an attack that never should have been leaving the remaining inhabitants in a state far ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mutant, survival, deadly, danger, supernatural, chaos, bio weapon, graphic violence, post apocalypse, zombie, woman in danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.4
 930
Last Rites (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the verge of a major arms deal, the two toughest gangs in L.A. will find themselves trapped in an abandoned warehouse by a ravenous mob of bloodthirsty zombies. They will have to work together with the cops to avoid being torn limb-from-limb and ...
Style: futuristic, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, police station, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, law enforcement, gang, escapades, rivalry, chaos, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two young scientists are swept up in a government plot to suppress the truth about a biological disaster at a genetic research facility.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: survival, danger, chaos, supernatural, deadly, escapades, experiment gone awry, conspiracy, scientist, crimes, gory, zombie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 2.8
 1K
Infected (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father and son trip into a fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, deadly, supernatural, wilderness, chaos, gory, chase, escapades, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Raiders of the Damned (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Day The World Ended, They Thought The Fight Was Over. They Were Wrong.
Style: rough, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: soldier, zombie, mad scientist, survival, military, rivalry, chaos, bio weapon, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 2.1
 637
Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, chaos, supernatural, survival, sexual content, profanity, graphic violence, catastrophe, escapades, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.0
 212
Cannon Fodder (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Israel
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Doron, a security operative, who takes on one last mission: to capture, number 3 in the terrorist organization of Hezbollah, in Lebanon. With an elite force, Doron enters Lebanon to complete his last mission. Very soon he discovers that reality is ...
Style: exciting, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, military, heroic mission, survival, military life, supernatural, danger, deadly, bio weapon, gory, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: lebanon, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.3
 670
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, danger, chaos, isolation, survival, deadly, experiment gone awry, violence spree, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Rise of the Zombies (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When zombies overrun San Francisco, a desperate group survives by locking themselves inside Alcatraz Prison. When the undead breach the island, our heros are forced to return to the mainland overrun with the undead.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, on the run, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, alcatraz, island, plague, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, isolation, plague, quarantine, chaos, deadly, danger, small town, rooftop, helicopter, insulin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Humans vs Zombies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dark Comedy and Horror unite in this satirical thriller based on the "Live Action Role-Playing" game of the same name. Students on summer break are exposed to a deadly virus that is spread rapidly through direct human contact. The infected ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, deadly, heroes, danger, chaos, gory, graphic violence, virus, blood splatter, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.7
 2K
The Demented (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six college friends unite for a weekend getaway where they find themselves fighting for their lives after a terrorist attack turns the local residents into rage infused zombies.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, bio weapon, isolation, supernatural, chaos, friends, deadly, deadly creature, danger, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Plaga zombie: Zona mutante (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small town is the subject of some experiment with aliens where they were allowed to test some earth folks with some kind of disease, but of course it spread with disastrous results. And now, three oddballs have been dumped into the middle of this ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, scary
Plot: zombie, plague, alien encounter, chaos, survival, gory, doctors and patients, deadly creature, danger, mutant, small town, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Dead Men Walking (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A viral outbreak turns those who are infected into the walking dead. Soon, the undead are contained, being kept in a maximum security prison. However, those who contained the undead are also trapped in this zombie-infested prison. Their only hope is ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, prison, confined, plague, gory, chaos, deadly, supernatural, violence, save the day, experiment gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Day of the Dead 2: Contagium (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, apocalypse, distopia, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, chaos, plague, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, military hospital ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Dead Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Good Vampires battle Zombie Vampires while trying to hide their own identity and prevent the infection from spreading.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: zombie, vampire, good versus evil, save the day, escapades, race against time, supernatural, imaginary, heroes, danger, deadly, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Swamp Zombies!!! (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A chief physician at a large metropolitan hospital is formulating a serum to resurrect recently deceased "patients".When his facility comes under inspection from the federal government, the doctor is forced to dispose of the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: zombie, martial arts, survival, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, rivalry, escapades, danger, deadly creature, deadly, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, mad scientist, chaos, deadly, small town, supernatural, small community, under the surface, dark secret, survival, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 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, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, zombie, supernatural, plague, chaos and mayhem, social decay, danger, chases and races, deadly, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The United States Government has developed a highly effective nerve gas that is unleashed upon the residents of a small Maryland City. During the top secret exercise the infected citizens begin to convert each resident into a sort of living zombie, ...
Style: scary, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: zombie, deadly, danger, chaos, bio weapon, chases and races, supernatural, escapades, government, u.s. military, gory, camping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Disaster L.A.: The Last Zombie Apocalypse Begins Here (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a meteor shower strikes Los Angeles, toxic smoke is released across the city causing people to physically change and become violent. A small group of survivors plans to vacate the city by heading to the coast.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, escapades, battles, apocalypse, danger, chaos, plague, buddies, deadly, society, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, deadly creature, slasher, military, soldier, vampire, antidote, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, deadly creature, race against time, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, isolation, mortician, drugs/alcohol, chaos, farm, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.6
 662
Slayer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and becomes leader of a savage roving herd. Moreover, Hawk has to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, gory, wilderness, escapades, danger, leadership, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%