Movies like Overlord 2018

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Overlord (2018)
 6.6
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Overlord (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On the eve of D-Day, a group of American paratroopers is dropped behind enemy lines to carry out a mission crucial to the invasion’s success. But as they approach their target, they begin to realize there is more going on in this Nazi-occupied village than a simple military operation.
Style: macabre, suspense, absurd, twists and turns, bleak, surprise ending, gothic, psychotronic, sinister, experimental
Plot: zombie, nazi, paratrooper, war, fascist, wartime, supernatural, violence, behind enemy lines, laboratory, soldier, danger, survival, monster, nazi zombie, village, world war two, brutality, evil dead, human experiment, mad scientist, french countryside, american soldier, weapons, monsters ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france, normandy

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Most similar movies to Overlord

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, surprise ending, rough and serious films with plots about danger, survival, violence, death, blood, soldier and shot to death mostly in Action, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Overlord: Outpost (2008), Outpost: Black Sun (2012), The Purge: Election Year (2016), The Crazies (1973), War of the Dead (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
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Outpost (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt hires mercenary and former Royal Marine D.C. to assemble a crack team of ex-soldiers to protect him on a dangerous journey into no-man's land. Their mission is to scope out ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, trap, deadly, danger, heroic mission, survival, supernatural, serial murder, occult, violence, crimes ...
Place: europe, eastern europe
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100%
Outpost: Black Sun (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pair of investigators team up with a Special Forces Unit to venture deep inside a war raging between the military and a massive army of Nazi Zombie Stormtroopers. Their mission is to fight their way behind enemy lines, locate the technology at the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nazi zombie, zombie, bunker, nazi hunter, outpost, survival, supernatural, good versus evil, deadly, danger, combat, occult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: brutal, bloody, suspense, intense, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens
Plot: class differences, gunfight, distopia, fighting the system, survival, murder, violence, politics, death, social decay, rebellion, female politician ...
Time: near future
Place: washington d.c., florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 13K
The Crazies (1973)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, hazmat suit, plague, quarantine, virus, bio weapon, survival, on the run, danger, rescue, race against time, scientist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, vietnam, usa, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When terrorists threaten nuclear catastrophe, the world's only hope is to reactivate decommissioned Universal Soldier Luc Deveraux. Rearmed and reprogrammed, Deveraux must take on his nemesis from the original Universal Soldier and a ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, super soldier, heroes, military, soldier, superhuman, one man army, danger, superhuman powers, battles, tough heroes, super strength ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 2000s, 80s
Place: virginia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
War of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Lithuania, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captain Martin Stone is leading a finely-trained, elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their enemy's strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest. As they try to regroup, they are suddenly ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, world war two, battles, soldier, survival, danger, military, supernatural, war, human experiment, secret mission, experiment ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1941
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
The First Purge (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of ...
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: survival horror, abuse of power, murder, party, sadism, blood, evil man, experiment, african american, racism, night, nightmare ...
Time: year 2014, year 2017, 2010s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.9
 53K
Ghosts of Mars (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Melanie Ballard (Natasha Henstridge) is a hard nosed police chief in the year 2025. She and a police snatch squad are sent to Mars to apprehend a dangerous criminal James Williams (Ice Cube). Mars has been occupied by humans for some time and they ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, futuristic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, zombie, ghost, ghost town, survival, martial arts, chaos, supernatural, danger, alien possession, graphic violence, jail ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 12K
Deathwatch (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, War, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the brutal trench fighting of the First World War, a British Infantry Company is separated from their regiment after a fierce battle. Attempting to return to their lines, the British soldiers discover what appears to be a bombed out German ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: world war one, soldier, supernatural, survival, gory, escapades, rescue, war, deadly creature, danger, haunted by the past, military ...
Time: year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Horrors of War (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: HORRORS OF WAR derives from the "B" movie, Grindhouse tradition, made to play like a like a midnight movie. It is an independently-produced film made in a B-movie style, yet with a dramatic grounding and an eye toward bigger production ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: mutant, anti war, military life, gory, war, battles, dangerous animal, world war two, hitler, werewolf, super soldier, genocide ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 5K
R-Point (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On 07 January 1972, the South Korean base in Nah-Trang, Vietnam, receives a radio transmission from a missing platoon presumed dead.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, vietnam war, survival, rescue, presumed dead, heroic mission, battle zone, danger, deadly, military, rescue team, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972, future
Place: vietnam, asia, cambodia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Inglorious Bastards (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Europe during WWII, a group of American soldiers on their way to military prison are beset upon by a German artillery attack, escaping with Switzerland in their sights. Before making it any farther, they volunteer to steal a V2 warhead for ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, battles, gunfight, cult, war, explosion, adventure, partners, survival, danger, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 70s
Place: germany, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Norway, Iceland, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The gruesome Nazi Zombies are back to finish their mission, but our hero is not willing to die. He is gathering his own army to give them a final fight.
Style: humorous, parody, scary, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: zombie, nazi zombie, young heroes, supernatural, survival, back from the dead, world war two, danger, deadly, dark humor, nazi occultism, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shadow in the Cloud (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, War
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A WWII pilot traveling with top secret documents on a B-17 Flying Fortress encounters an evil presence on board the flight.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: female pilot, female soldier, world war two, aerial combat, female protagonist, strong female lead, showdown, pilot, combat, sexism, fight, military ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 9K
Patient Zero (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After an unprecedented global pandemic has turned the majority of humankind into violent "Infected," a man gifted with the ability to speak the Infected's new language leads the last survivors on a hunt for Patient Zero and a cure.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: pandemic, infected, patient, zombie, bunker, end of the world, infection, virus, professor, survival, danger, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.2
 709
Nazi Overlord (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A D-Day rescue mission turns ugly when a band of Allied soldiers battle with horrific experiments created by the Nazis.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, bleak, macabre, captivating
Plot: world war two, zombie, scientist, explosion, no survivors, german, survival, on the run, danger, monster, laboratory, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, supernatural power, heroes, genetically altered, experiment, rage, scientist, army, good versus evil ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, nigeria, ohio, new orleans, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3.3
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Dead Trigger (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 2021 - 5 years after the outbreak of a mysterious virus that turned humans into bloodthirsty, undead beasts much of the world’s population has been decimated. When governments were unable to keep the disease at bay, the Contagion Special Unit was ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, exciting, intense, rough ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, virus, swat team, rescue mission, military, top secret, martial arts, tough guy, game, battles, danger, survival ...
Time: 2020s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Alone in the Dark (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Edward Carnby is a private investigator specializing in unexplainable supernatural phenomena. His cases delve into the dark corners of the world, searching for truth in the occult remnants of ancient civilizations. Now, the greatest mystery of his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, gothic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, monster, artifact, supernatural, obsessive quest, investigation, heroic mission, danger, deadly, mystery, paranormal, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: ancient history, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 453K
Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, world war two, soldier, military, nazi germany, battles, heroism, american soldier, ambush, tank, heroes, battle zone ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Australia, UK, Japan, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, end of the world, survival horror, zombie apocalypse, chaos, post apocalyptic, female fighter, zombie, distopia, mutant, bio weapon, female warrior ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Army of the Dead (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble: venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, unusual plot structure, road movie, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, walking dead, survival, heist, apocalypse, danger, tiger, panic, moral dilemma, death, leader ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: las vegas, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 961
Code Red (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A female doctor struggling to find her daughter after a long lost World War II biological weapon explodes on a U.S. military base in Bulgaria, turning people into mutant zombies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, mutant, battles, chaos, danger, world war two, supernatural, deadly, survival, bio weapon, violence, soldier ...
Time: 20th century
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, heroes, danger, martial arts, vietnam war, patriotism, rescue mission, vietnam veteran, vengeance, orphanage, tough heroes, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, bangkok thailand, washington d.c., saigon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.0
 17K
Breach (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A hardened mechanic must stay awake and maintain an interstellar ark fleeing the dying planet Earth with a few thousand lucky souls on board... the last of humanity. Unfortunately, humans are not the only passengers. A shapeshifting alien creature ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, evil alien, trapped in space, alien monster, alien encounter, monster, undead, outer space, alien parasite, spacecraft, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Armed Response (2017)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a team of highly trained operatives who find themselves trapped inside an isolated military compound.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: man versus machine, trapped, military, danger, chase, rescue, gunfight, team, mercilessness, panic, paranoia, scientist ...
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 5K
Zombi 3 (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island. Soon the infected populace mutate into ...
Style: splatter, scary, serious, slasher, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, pregnancy, hotel, terrorist, gore, corpse, military, scientist, living dead, survival, chaos and mayhem, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.4
 4K
Watchers (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A boy takes in a stray dog, later finding out that its an ultra-intelligent runaway from a genetic research lab. Unknow to him, the dog is being stalked by another escaped creature thats not quite so friendly.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, danger, on the run, genetic engineering, government agent, stalking, laboratory, dog, heroes, supernatural ability, creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: dark, suspense, psychotronic, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, zombie child, pandemic, distopia, bunker, eaten alive, infection, little girl, military ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%