Movies and TV shows like The Last Ship

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The Last Ship (2014)
 7.4
 58K
The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, captivating, tense, apocalyptic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, chaos, military, apocalypse, save the world, deadly virus, survival, heroes, plague, quarantine, human existence, life is a bitch, fate of humanity, scientist, pandemic, friendship, cure, worldwide chaos, post apocalypse, army, strategy, commander, society, ocean ...
Time: 21st century

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Most similar movies to The Last Ship

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, apocalyptic and tense films and TV series with plots about danger, post apocalypse, survival, chaos, disaster, supernatural and apocalypse mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Last Ship: Last Resort (2012), The Rain (2018), The 100 (2014), Battleship (2012), Falling Skies (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 22K
Last Resort (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Last Resort is an American military drama television series. When the crew of the U.S. Navy Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine, the USS Colorado, pick up a U.S. Navy SEAL team off Pakistan's coast, the Colorado receives an order to launch ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, nuclear threat, military, island, government conspiracy, captain, moral dilemma, heroes, soldier, power relations, nato ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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93%
 6.3
 36K
The Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety. A Scandinavian thriller series.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, survival, illness, vestiges of humanity, bunker, zombie, pandemic, walking dead, brother sister relationship, death, desperation ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 246K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, fate of humanity, leadership, human existence, youth, nuclear holocaust, space station, rivalry, society, outer space, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.8
 248K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: alien invasion, u.s. navy, military, evil alien, battleship, navy, alien, alien encounter, ship, space and aliens, save the world, sea battle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, london, tokyo, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 7.1
 89K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, heroic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, alien invasion, evil alien, alien encounter, resistance, space and aliens, ufo, alien, apocalypse, military, survival, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 747K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: scary, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, virus, supernatural, distopia, infected, plague, quarantine, isolation ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 81K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, good versus evil, deadly virus, supernatural, survival, fate of humanity, plague, save the world, chaos, epidemic, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 30K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, survival, immortality, quarantine, dna, zombie, virus, secret place, save the day, arctic, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 7.9
 56K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, small town, chaos, leadership, disaster, conspiracy, distopia, courage, nuclear holocaust, post nuclear ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
 9K
Survivors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Survivors was a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC. It depicts the lives of a group of people who survived a virulent unknown strain of influenza which has wiped out most of the human species. According to the producers, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, virus, post apocalypse, plague, survival, deadly virus, politician, epidemic, disaster, group of strangers, chaos, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 83K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, apocalypse, post apocalypse, future dystopia, adventure, fate of humanity, worldwide chaos, chaos, society, escapades, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, america, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 53K
Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security’s new ...
Style: intellectual, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: genius, prodigy, computer genius, boy genius, science, problem solving, computers and web, hacker, computer hacker, save the world, partners against crime, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 656K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, zombie apocalypse, deadly virus, epidemic, survival, save the world, end of the world, post apocalypse, scientist, chaos ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: nova scotia, israel, new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 302K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, thought provoking, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, quarantine, infected, survival, plague, infection, deadly virus, vaccine, scientist, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: hong kong, california, san francisco, minnesota, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 13K
To the Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Mini-series in which an unknown virus turns Moscow into a city of the dead. There is no electricity, money has lost all value and those who are still not infected, are desperately fighting for food and fuel. The main character, Sergei, lives outside ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, apocalyptic
Plot: epidemic, virus, apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, extinction, panic, terminal illness, family in danger, fear, disease, society ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 106K
Under the Dome (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Under the Dome is based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. It tells the story of the residents of the small town of Chester's Mill in Maine, where a massive, transparent, indestructible dome suddenly cuts them off from the rest of ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, survival, trapped, small town, life turned upside down, small town life, mystery, isolation, teenage girl, society, human existence, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.5
 24K
Extant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: astronaut, space and aliens, mystery, androids and robots, scientist, alien, fate of humanity, family relations, fear, artificial insemination, a.i., parents and children ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 24K
SEAL Team (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of the elite Navy Seals as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions our country can ask.
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, military, soldier, u.s. military, terrorism, team, gunfight, strategy, friendship, investigation, psychologist, wound ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, zombie apocalypse, supernatural, apocalypse, virus, plague, pandemic, walking dead, graphic violence, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, america, georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 6K
Threshold (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: government conspiracy, alien invasion, evil alien, invasion, infected, hallucination, alien encounter, contact, encounter, genetically altered, government facility, human existence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.5
 2K
Earthstorm (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it's discovered that the moon's structure is now entirely unstable -- threatening all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, moon, space travel, race against time, space and aliens, adventure, apocalypse, chaos, save the world, heroes, ocean, space shuttle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, boston, baltimore, houston texas, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, tense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, chaos, plague, family relations, life is a bitch, society, parents and children, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 13K
SIX (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Action drama series inspired by the real missions of Navy SEAL Team Six.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, veteran, navy, swat team, taliban, crimes, adventure, heroes, violence, friendship, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.9
 9K
Between (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Between is the story of a town under siege from a mysterious disease that has wiped out everybody except those 21 years old and under. The series explores the power vacuum that results when a government has quarantined a 10-mile diameter area and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, virus, survival, youth, isolation, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, chaos, plague, death, escape attempt, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 3K
ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: disease, scientist, investigation, virus, save the world, heroes, inventions and discoveries, terrorism, plague, genetic engineering, global effort, infection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 45K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: time travel, post apocalypse, changing the past or future, epidemic, time machine, sent to the past, existence paradox, plague, virus, survival, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 40
Vitamin Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Apocalypse. Every culture has a story describing the end of the world. Some see it as a time of judgment, others as a time of cleansing, and others still see it as just an end. But no one could have predicted how it would really happen. Two years ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, infected, bio weapon, chaos, supernatural, life is a bitch, survivor, chaos and mayhem, mayhem, addiction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.6
 185
The Last Hope (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The world has been devastated by the virus that has reanimated the dead to consume the living. Australia has so far remained unscathed through a brutal border protection policy and internment facilities. Derek Jones and the High Risk Response Unit ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, suspense
Plot: military, deadly virus, zombie, australian, survival, fate of humanity, virus, survival horror, future dystopia, death, pandemic, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, deadly virus, undercover, dishonesty, plague, disorder, chaos, fighting the system, uncover truth, cataclysm, heroic mission, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
American Warships (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an alien force wages war on Earth, only the crew of the USS Iowa - the last American battleship, stands in their way.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battleship, warship, aircraft carrier, military, ocean, naval battle, sea, battles, ship, heroes, chaos and mayhem, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%