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Z Nation (2014)
 6.7
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Z Nation (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: scary, suspenseful, absurd, exciting, tense, macabre, serious, satirical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, virus, deadly, apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, gory, chaos, graphic violence, danger, gunfight, supernatural, on the road, friendship, loneliness, adaptation, weapons, brutality, escapades, cross country, camp
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about survival, zombie, danger, chaos, apocalypse, supernatural and deadly mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Z Nation: Fear the Walking Dead (2015), The Walking Dead (2010), World War Z (2013), The Rain (2018), Zombie Apocalypse (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, apocalypse, chaos, plague, family relations, parents and children, survival, life is a bitch, danger, society, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
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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, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, plague, danger, moral dilemma, walking dead, future dystopia, vestiges of humanity, graphic violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia, america, atlanta
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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, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, zombie apocalypse, save the world, end of the world, scientist, epidemic, plague, deadly virus, asthma, infected, virus ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem, israel, canada ...
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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, suspenseful, compassionate ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, survival, illness, vestiges of humanity, danger, zombie, pandemic, search, walking dead, brother sister relationship, desperation ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, suspenseful, serious, disaster movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie survival, supernatural, apocalypse, zombie, graphic violence, gory, survival, plague, deadly, escapades, danger ...
Place: usa, paris france
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The Last Man on Earth (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2022, and after an unlikely event, only one man is left on earth: Phil Miller, who used to be just an average guy who loved his family and hated his job at the bank. Now, in his RV, Phil searches the country for other survivors.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, exciting, sitcom ...
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: post apocalypse, alone in the world, survival, chaos, danger, partners, survivor, couples, save the world, virus, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, tucson arizona, arizona
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Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Retrovirus, which was conceived as a tool for industrial genetic engineering, has gotten out of control and is spreading rapidly. While it crosses all organisms within our ecological system completely indiscriminately (mixing plant with animal and ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: zombie, epidemic, extinction, zombie apocalypse, survival, isolation, apocalypse, death, survivor, vestiges of humanity, danger, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Dead Set (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
TV show
Story: During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, intense, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, cannibalism, danger, confined, satire, society, human nature, death, deadly, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Black Summer (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, tense, disturbing, dark ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, panic, death, escape, blood, summer, chaos, zombie apocalypse, survivor, walking dead ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, infected, plague, virus, post apocalypse, end of the world, chaos, chaos and mayhem, mutant, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, absurd, parody, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, dark humor, road trip, danger, plague, survival horror, chaos and mayhem, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, los angeles, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Barry is a talented mechanic and family man whose life is torn apart on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. His sister, Brooke, is kidnapped by a sinister team of gas-mask wearing soldiers & experimented on by a psychotic doctor. While Brooke plans ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, road movie, bloody, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, island, apocalypse, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, group of strangers, chaos, danger, supernatural, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA, Hungary, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: And suddenly, overnight, the world came to a halt. Two men, two survivors, one kid, and hatred that separates them. A place forgotten by everyone, including the creatures that inhabit the Earth... until now.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, splatter ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspenseful, captivating, bleak, scary, tense
Plot: post apocalypse, walking dead, zombie, undead, plague, human existence, survival, survivor, zombie apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: As a grisly virus rampages a city, a lone man stays locked inside his apartment, digitally cut off from seeking help and desperate to find a way out.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, isolation, zombie survival, zombie attack, infestation, virus, survival, zombie outbreak, deadly virus, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Zombie Massacre (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 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, scary, serious, psychotronic, rough
Plot: zombie, military, survival, danger, soldier, chaos, plague, chaos and mayhem, small town, bio weapon, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary
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Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, female warrior, future dystopia, apocalypse, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, powerful corporation, biohazard, infected ...
Time: future
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100%
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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, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: mutant, survival, deadly, supernatural, danger, bio weapon, chaos, graphic violence, post apocalypse, zombie, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, suspenseful, rough, apocalyptic, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, on the run, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, alcatraz, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Disaster L.A.: The Last Zombie Apocalypse Begins Here (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a meteor shower strikes Los Angeles, toxic smoke is released across the city causing people to physically change and become violent. A small group of survivors plans to vacate the city by heading to the coast.
Style: exciting, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, battles, danger, apocalypse, escapades, chaos, deadly, buddies, zombie outbreak ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Rammbock: Berlin Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 63 min.
Story: When lovelorn Michael arrives in Berlin to return a set of keys to his ex-girlfriend, Gabi, as an excuse to see her again, he finds her apartment empty save for a couple of plumbers making repairs to the central heating. Just as Michael learns from ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, deadly virus, apocalypse, virus, danger, deadly, chaos, life is a bitch, partners, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, graphic violence, catastrophe, deadly, escapades, danger, profanity, sexual content, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%