Movies like Rise of the Zombies

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Rise of the Zombies (2012)
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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, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: zombie, survival, on the run, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, alcatraz, plague, island, heroes, chases and races, strong violent content, escapades, vaccine, scientist, severed arm, gore, blood splatter, hand chopped off, san francisco bay
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa

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Most similar movies to Rise of the Zombies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, gory, survival and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Rise of the Zombies: Zombie Hunter (2013), Remains (2011), Zombie Wars (2007), Dead Men Walking (2005), Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zombie Hunter (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Zombie Hunter is set in a post-apocalyptic Zombie wasteland caused by the mysterious street drug "Natas". We follow one man who has nothing left other than a beat up Camaro and a trunk full of guns and booze. He runs down Flesh Eaters, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: zombie, survival, lone wolves, heroes, plague, chaos, on the run, deadly, danger, mutant, gory, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Remains (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, life is a bitch, deadly, danger, chaos, gambling, gory, casino, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
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77%
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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, survival, chaos, supernatural, gory, danger, deadly, blood, survival horror, gore, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, chaos, gory, deadly, supernatural, violence, save the day, experiment gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, danger, deadly, bio weapon, chaos, supernatural, escapades, chases and races, government, u.s. military, gory, ford mustang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, deadly, heroes, danger, chaos, gory, graphic violence, virus, blood splatter, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: texas
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66%
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Apocalypse Z (2013)
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, survival, danger, soldier, chaos, chaos and mayhem, plague, small town, bio weapon, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Biohazard: Patient Zero (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 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, exciting, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: survival, danger, catastrophe, zombie, chaos, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, gory, escapades, deadly, experiment gone awry, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Knight of the Dead (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hunted by raiders, a band of crusading knights escort the holy grail through a valley of black death where they must hack and slash their way to freedom.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, rough, scary ...
Plot: zombie, plague, supernatural, survival, heroes, clergy, deadly, gory, danger, rivalry, escapades, knight ...
Time: middle ages
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56%
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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, supernatural, danger, bio weapon, chaos, graphic violence, zombie, post apocalypse, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
55%
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, ecological disaster, interpol, danger, escapades, deadly, nato, survival horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Zombie Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Months after a zombie plague has wiped out 90 percent of the American population, a small group of survivors fight their way cross-country to a rumored refuge on the island of Catalina.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie survival, apocalypse, supernatural, zombie, gory, graphic violence, survival, plague, danger, escapades, deadly ...
Place: usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Zombie Night (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Zombies come out at night and two families must survive until morning.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak, rough
Plot: zombie, survival, danger, deadly, moral dilemma, night, cemetery, mausoleum, zombie apocalypse, gory, gore, blood splatter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, danger, violence spree, experiment gone awry, isolation, deadly, survival, disorder, toxic ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, chaos, gory, deadly, supernatural, wilderness, in the woods, family relations, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, deadly, danger, chaos, quarantine, small town, rooftop, insulin, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Maze (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five friends break into a closed corn maze in the middle of the night and decide to play a harmless game of tag. Little do they know that a psychopathic killer has decided to play along. As they wander aimlessly through the maze the murderer follows ...
Style: suspenseful, slasher, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, survival, psychopath, danger, strong violent content, stalking, deadly, gory, friends, chases and races, maze, game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Toxic Skies (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A doctor must find a cure for a viral epidemic that is spreading through vapors from jets.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Plot: save the world, race against time, supernatural, survival, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, deadly, isolation, terminal illness, future dystopia, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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43%
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Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gory, chaos, survival, supernatural, life is a bitch, rivalry, imaginary, danger, curses spells and rituals, plague, murder, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Zombie Killers: Elephant's Graveyard (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young militia is all that stands between a coming dead horde and their rural town decimated by the fracking industry.
Style: rough, scary, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, creature, survival, heroes, gory, isolation, plague, escapades, deadly, danger, supernatural, walking dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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41%
Deadly Descent: The Abominable Snowman (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends go on a snowy adventure and come face to face with a deadly creature.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mountain, skiing, deadly creature, danger, isolation, survival, supernatural, friendship, deadly, missing person, violence, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: space and aliens, supernatural, terrorism, confined, good versus evil, escapades, ghost, heroes, danger, imaginary, gory, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The 8th Plague (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The 8th Plague is the story of a woman named Launa who is investigating the disappearance of her sister, Nikki. Nikki had gone camping in the mountain town of Halcyon Springs and never came back. Becoming more and more frustrated, Launa realizes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: missing person, obsessive quest, ghost, mentally unstable, danger, gory, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, prison, zombie, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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40%
 2.1
 638
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, serious, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, survival, catastrophe, deadly, escapades, danger, graphic violence, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, experiment gone awry, danger, gory, on the run, rescue, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Death Valley: The Revenge of Bloody Bill (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a group of college kids stumble upon a small abandoned town of Sunset Valley, they must fight a band of Zombies led by a Confederate soldier seeking retribution for his grisly execution.
Style: scary, serious
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, ghost, danger, gory, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, gore, rivalry, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.7
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Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, danger, save the day, experiment gone awry, deadly, heroes, race against time, disorder, chases and races, destruction, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
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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, zombie, post apocalypse, survival, plague, chaos and mayhem, social decay, supernatural, chases and races, deadly, on the run, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 1K
Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, dangerous animal, survival, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, disorder, working undercover, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%