Movies like 40 Days and Nights

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40 Days and Nights (2012)
 2.4
 2K
40 Days and Nights (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a colossal tectonic shift causes the sea level to start rising, a microbiologist gathers the DNA of as many species as she can, while the military creates an "ark" in a desperate attempt to preserve life on Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, disaster movie
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, mass destruction, apocalypse, natural disaster, evacuation, survival, save the day, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, adventure, chaos, forces of nature, race against time, escapades, end of the world, scientist, hurricane, airplane, pregnancy, storm, flood, helicopter, coma, boat, rain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to 40 Days and Nights

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and tense films with plots about disaster, danger, catastrophe, forces of nature, apocalypse, race against time and escapades mostly in Thriller, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like 40 Days and Nights: Supervolcano (2005), Titanic II (2010), Flood (2007), The Remaining (2014), 10.0 Earthquake (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Supervolcano (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yellowstone is a park, but it's also the deadliest volcano on Earth. Beneath it, a sleeping 'dragon' is stirring. When an earthquake opens a crack for magma to seep through, other warning signs of an eruption start popping up, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, volcano, apocalypse, survival, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, heroes, race against time, optimism, escapades, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 1.6
 12K
Titanic II (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the 100th anniversary of the original voyage, a modern luxury liner christened "Titanic 2," follows the path of its namesake. But when a tsunami hurls an ice berg into the new ship's path, the passengers and crew must fight to ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspense, retro ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea, ship, survival, adventure, forces of nature, sinking ship, escapades, race against time, titanic, chaos and mayhem, disaster, drowning ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 7K
Flood (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Timely yet terrifying, The Flood predicts the unthinkable. When a raging storm coincides with high seas it unleashes a colossal tidal surge, which travels mercilessly down England's East Coast and into the Thames Estuary. Overwhelming the ...
Style: serious, talky, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, tornado, apocalypse, survival, rescue, race against time, save the day, adventure, secret agents, forces of nature, natural disaster, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspense, apocalyptic ...
Plot: apocalypse, bible prophecy, wedding, supernatural, christianity, chaos, disaster, found footage, survival, hopes, escapades, christian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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10.0 Earthquake (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Los Angeles is about to be hit by a devastating earthquake, and time is running out to save the city from imminent danger.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, apocalypse, earthquake, geology, industry, survival, chaos and mayhem, chaos, scientist, science, problem ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
NYC: Tornado Terror (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unexplained, local split in the atmosphere causes a series of total unpredictable, yet devastating tornadoes. Rookie fireman Brian Flynn gets trapped in the underground sewage with his girlfriend, deputy mayor James 'Jim' Lawrence and ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, weatherman, global warming, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, heroes, save the day, race against time, evacuation, couple relations, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: disaster, tornado, forces of nature, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, lava, chase, partners, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 379K
2012 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of ...
Style: exciting, suspense, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, end of the world, natural disaster, catastrophe, tsunami, forces of nature, race against time, humanity in peril, destruction, human existence, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century, 2000s, near future ...
Place: los angeles, las vegas, himalaya, london, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Seattle Superstorm (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An object is shot down over Seattle and the debris begins to effect the local weather ultimately threatening the whole world.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, catastrophe, storm, save the day, forces of nature, chaos, bio weapon, soldier, escapades, adventure, save the world, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington state, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: disaster, climate change, forces of nature, rescue, chaos, escapades, natural disaster, volcano, snow, evacuation, scientist, distopia ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.0
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, earthquake, apocalypse, forces of nature, race against time, natural disaster, chaos, adventure, save the planet, end of the world, military, hitchhiker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: race against time, heroic mission, adventure, save the world, chaos, escapades, environmentalism, heroes, weatherman, forces of nature, disaster, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
500 MPH Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an energy experiment goes haywire, a rash of massive hurricanes rips across North America. A high school science teacher must get his family to safety before the hurricanes merge, creating a "hypercane" with the power to wipe the US ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: disaster, hurricane, experiment, nuclear reactor, scientist, natural disaster, storm, mass destruction, destruction, military, struggle for survival, family in danger ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 4K
Arctic Blast (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, apocalyptic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, solar eclipse, ecological disaster, freezing, save the world, survival, forces of nature, catastrophe, demolished city, heroes, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.0
 479
Firequake (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Promethean Kinetics has created Helios, a revolutionary clean coal energy source so powerful it rivals the force of the sun and will solve the energy crisis. But when certain governments start cutting safety measures required by Helios, the ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, fire, earthquake, natural disaster, humanity in peril, evacuation, survival, death, end of the world, rescue, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic, apocalyptic ...
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, heroes, save the world, forces of nature, adventure, catastrophe, natural disaster, global warming, humanity in peril, chaos and mayhem, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Shockwave: Countdown to Disaster (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A stolen seismic weapon is activated in Yemen. A hostage freed there tries in vain to warn against its global effect. It starts seismic activity at the Californian fault line where her daughter and ex are monitoring it. Can they stop it?
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, humanity in peril, heroes, super weapon, demolished city, apocalypse, family relations, survival, youth, forces of nature, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, disaster, survival, save the day, adventure, spouse in danger, heroes, forces of nature, air disaster, military, volcano, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Storm Cell (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, tornado, hurricane, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, save the day, storm, fleeing, natural disaster, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: christmas, disaster, snow, forces of nature, chaos, save the day, heroes, small town, adventure, winter, natural disaster, distopia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Quantum Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of talented but rebellious 'rock-star scientists' find themselves in a race against time to save Earth when a comet makes an unexpected turn towards our blue planet where all life may cease to exist within days if our small town ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, disaster, survival, save the world, chaos, forces of nature, collision, post apocalypse, distopia, giant monster, autism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
San Andreas Mega Quake (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists make a horrible discovery: The "Big One" is coming in two days, with it, California will sink to the ocean. Their only hope is to rupture a volcano that will displace the earthquake's energy and build a new crust on the ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Plot: disaster, earthquake, natural disaster, fire, death, apocalypse, survival, chaos, human existence, vestiges of humanity, evacuation, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Global Meltdown (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A helicopter pilot and an environmental scientist lead a exodus of survivors in a search for a safe haven after a catastrophic tectonic event causes the crust of the earth to break apart.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: disaster, destruction, earthquake, natural disaster, fear, apocalypse, humanity in peril, escapades, heroes, survival, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Absolute Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: INTER SCI climatologist Dr. David Kotzman has evidence that a shift in the Earth's polarity triggered the last Ice Age...in a single day. Now, it's happening again, and there's no time to escape. As the temperature plummets, Miami is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, disaster, survival, save the day, rescue, save the world, forces of nature, race against time, earthquake, husband wife relationship, natural disaster, winter ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
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Dante's Peak (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Volcanologist Harry Dalton comes to the sleepy town of Dante's Peak to investigate the recent rumblings of the dormant volcano the burg is named for. Before long, his worst fears are realized when a massive eruption hits, and immediately, ...
Style: suspense, intense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, catastrophe, volcano, volcanic eruption, mayor, survival, adventure, apocalypse, small town, rescue, stranded ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.7
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Mega Cyclone (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jupiter’s famous blemish, the Great Red Spot, has vanished. When massive storms are reported in North America, it quickly becomes apparent that the huge, high storm that has been swirling around Jupiter for hundreds of years has landed on Earth. ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, apocalypse, hurricane, storm, tornado, teenager, humanity in peril, catastrophe, teenage boy, heroes, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.1
 251
Category 5 (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a family survives Hurricane Katrina, there is another storm but this one is much worse.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, apocalypse, stormy night, storm, death, survival, sea disaster, chaos and mayhem, drowning, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, space station, race against time, escapades, collision, adventure, save the day, scientist, meteorite, society, space adventure, nasa ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
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Miami Magma (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When an offshore-drilling rig in the Gulf bursts into flames and sinks, Antoinette Vitrini (Rachel Hunter) - a beautiful and insightful volcanologist - investigates the area with startling results. Confirming her theory that a long-dormant ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, volcano, save the day, adventure, forces of nature, race against time, escapades, family relations, chaos, corporate greed, destruction, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, save the world, survival, heroic mission, hurricane, race against time, journalism, adventure, forces of nature, chaos, natural disaster ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%