Movies and TV shows like Snowpiercer

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Snowpiercer (2020)
 6.7
 18K
Snowpiercer (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting series.
Style: apocalyptic, unusual plot structure, disaster movie, captivating, brutal, depressing, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: post apocalypse, train, based on movie, rebellion, distopia, apocalypse, survival, salvation, ecological disaster, struggle for survival, humanity in peril, world, humanity, life & death, inequality, saving a life, classism, class system, class distinction, hunger, forces of nature, doom, brutality, oppression, violence ...
Time: 2020s

Most similar movies to Snowpiercer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about survival, danger, chaos, escapades, post apocalypse, apocalypse and death mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Snowpiercer: The Rain (2018), Colony (2016), See (2019), Fear the Walking Dead (2015), The Purge (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 28K
The Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 321 min.
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, captivating, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, danger, survival, illness, pandemic, vestiges of humanity, search, walking dead, brother sister relationship, escape, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 29K
Colony (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In the near future a family must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together with trying to survive. They live in Los Angeles, which has been occupied by a force of outside intruders. While some people have chosen to collaborate with ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: rebellion, alien invasion, occupation, evil alien, family in danger, space and aliens, survival, resistance, parents and children, couple relations, rebelliousness, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 37K
See (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Centuries later when twins are born with the mythic ability to see, their father must protect his tribe against a threatened queen.
Style: bleak, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: post apocalypse, clan, tribe, warrior, blindness, survival, twins, distopia, heretic, weapons, escape, forest ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 44 min.
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, scary, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, chaos, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, danger, society, survival, family in danger, plague ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 308K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, suspenseful, allegory, rough ...
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, revolution, post apocalypse, social differences, survival, train, chaos, snow, resistance, society, winter ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, year 2014, 2010s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 11K
The Purge (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set in a dystopian America ruled by a totalitarian political party, the series follows several seemingly unrelated characters living in a small city. Tying them all together is a mysterious savior who’s impeccably equipped for everything the night ...
Style: brutal, suspense, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: murder, social injustice, brutality, gunfight, blood, massacre, party, night, violence, family in danger, african american, survival ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.9
 53K
Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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, apocalypse, small town, chaos, isolation, leadership, courage, danger, conspiracy, explosion, distopia, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 2K
Meteor (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Somewhere on the outskirts of our solar system, the unthinkable occurs. A giant asteroid collides with a smaller one and changes direction - headed directly toward The Earth. The burning meteor rain that beats down with devastating force, is only a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, disaster movie
Plot: save the world, comet, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, race against time, meteor, meteorite, deadly, danger, adventure, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.2
 85K
Falling Skies (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, post apocalypse, resistance, vestiges of humanity, life is a bitch, alien encounter, survival, danger, ufo, chaos and mayhem, worldwide chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 4K
Jeremiah (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jeremiah is an American television series starring Luke Perry and Malcolm-Jamal Warner that ran on the Showtime network from 2002 to 2004. The series takes place in a post-apocalyptic future where most of the adult population has been wiped out by a ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, chaos, plague, prophecy, life is a bitch, partners, future dystopia, deadly virus, human nature, danger, deadly ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.5
 54K
The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, apocalypse, save the world, military, pandemic, chaos, deadly virus, life is a bitch, survival, ocean or sea, danger ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.1
 587
Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, tense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, missing person, chaos, danger, apocalypse, society, life is a bitch, escapades, plague, journey, murder, violence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.5
 175K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, harsh, bloody, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilante, justice, violence, gunfight, vengeance, vigilantism, murder, revenge, superhero, death, one man army, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 32K
Z Nation (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Three years after the zombie virus has gutted the country, a team of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the plague from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab waits for his blood.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, absurd, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, survival, gory, chaos, post apocalypse, graphic violence, deadly, danger, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
2012: Ice Age (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A volcanic eruption in Iceland sends a glacier towards North America, causing everything in it's path to freeze. A family man struggles to escape the onslaught of the coming ice age.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ecological disaster, ice age, glacier, forces of nature, survival, adventure, race against time, chases and races, family relations, evacuation, family in danger, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, terminator, changing the past or future, man versus machine, escapades, heroes, computer system, fate of humanity, shooting, unstoppable, danger, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
 20K
3% (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 49 min.
Story: In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense
Plot: rivalry, life is a bitch, society, danger, murder, culture clash, vengeance, crimes, violence, death, dishonesty, redemption ...
Time: future
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Earthquake 10.5 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: An earthquake reaching a 10.5 magnitude on the Richter scale, strikes the west coast of the U.S. and Canada. A large portion of land falls into the ocean, and the situation is worsened by aftershocks and tsunami.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, earthquake, survival, save the day, government agency, danger, adventure, race against time, heroic mission, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, california, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Christmas Twister (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a small Texas town during the holiday season, Ethan Walker, a meteorologist and part-time professor working at the local university studying tornadoes, is woken in the middle of the night for a call about a tornado that has just hit. His team is ...
Style: disaster movie, tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buried truth, forces of nature, weatherman, natural disaster, tornado, hurricane, storm, demolished city, christmas spirit, search and rescue, catastrophe, struggle for survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, plague, supernatural, walking dead, fear, graphic violence, death, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 114K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, african american, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the day, danger, fighting crime, crimes, escapades, master villain, violence, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, survival, save the world, rescue, apocalypse, forces of nature, chaos, race against time, danger, escapades, save the day, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, oregon, denver colorado, south dakota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 963
Earthtastrophe (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a white hot flash of light, and with no warning, one minute our moon is there, the next it's gone. Then, a second flash. And that's the last thing anyone on Earth can remember. 11 months later, it's not post- apocalyptic; it's ...
Style: bleak, exciting, futuristic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, catastrophe, wormhole, danger, life is a bitch, future dystopia, brutality, rescue, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A heroic group of teens sheltered from the dangers of the post-apocalyptic world leave the safety of the only home they have ever known and embark on a cross-country journey to find the one man who can possibly save the world.
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, survivor, gore, undead, survival, gun control
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 21K
Last Resort (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: navy, submarine, island, nuclear threat, military, captain, moral dilemma, power relations, heroes, treason, leadership, contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 12K
Air (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent. Virtually all of humanity has disappeared, and those chosen to reestablish society reside in a controlled state of suspended animation. Two engineers tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, suspense, dark ...
Plot: isolation, survival, distopia, apocalypse, humanity, bunker, contamination, science, freezing, save the world, laboratory, alternate reality ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.1
 136K
Altered Carbon (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After 250 years on ice, a prisoner returns to life in a new body with one chance to win his freedom: by solving a mind-bending murder.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, investigation, murder, adventure, distant future, resistance fighter, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, twists & turns, consciousness, female nudity, multiple storylines ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 36
Vitamin Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, infected, supernatural, danger, deadly, chaos, bio weapon, life is a bitch, survivor, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 1K
Ice (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 184 min.
Story: It is 2020. Findings by environmental scientist Professor Thom Archer suggest that Halo, the corporate energy company drilling on the Greenland Glacier are causing it to melt. Archer's warnings are ignored, so he heads to the Arctic to find ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, disaster movie
Plot: global warming, climate change, ecological disaster, catastrophe, evacuation, danger, escapades, forces of nature, chaos, iceberg, chaos and mayhem, survival ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: greenland, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 308K
Equilibrium (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, rebellion, fighting the system, society, lone hero, totalitarianism, resistance, utopia, gunfight, dictatorship, struggle ...
Time: future, 2000s, 80s
Place: beijing china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%