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Z Nation (2014)
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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: exciting, absurd, suspenseful, tense, macabre, scary, serious, satirical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, virus, chaos, gory, deadly, gunfight, supernatural, danger, on the road, friendship, post apocalypse, loneliness, adaptation, brutality, weapons, escapades
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country

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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 danger, deadly, survival, chaos, zombie, supernatural and gory mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like Z Nation: The Walking Dead (2010), Fear the Walking Dead (2015), Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead (2014), Apocalypse Z (2013), Zombieland (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, plague, post apocalypse, supernatural, walking dead, future dystopia, fear, death, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
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Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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, chaos, parents and children, apocalypse, danger, life is a bitch, family relations, survival, family in danger, social decay, gory ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead (2014)
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, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, danger, imaginary, chases and races, chaos, virus, disease, murder, on the road ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.3
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Apocalypse Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 87 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, rough, serious
Plot: zombie, military, bio weapon, plague, chaos and mayhem, escapades, danger, soldier, gory, deadly, survival, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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: humorous, absurd, not serious, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, plague, survival, danger, parody, road trip, chaos and mayhem, killings, amusement park, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., cross country, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 560K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, serious, epic, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, deadly virus, save the world, scientist, infected, chaos, plague, un, self sacrifice, vaccine ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, jerusalem, south korea, philadelphia, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
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The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: captivating, scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infected, vampire, save the world, survival, scientist, supernatural, good versus evil, deadly virus, fate of humanity, plague, professor, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, blood splatter, survival, supernatural, chaos, chaos and mayhem, heroes, danger, gory, deadly, laboratory, high school ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Survival of the Dead (2009)
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, survival, vestiges of humanity, gory, group of strangers, danger, chaos, supernatural, violence spree, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 2K
Evil (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies. The few survivors will have to fight hard for their lives. To the death.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, survival, danger, deadly, gory, zombie apocalypse, zombie attack, blood, brutality, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Siege of the Dead (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: bleak, serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, deadly virus, zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, deadly, danger, chaos, partners, life is a bitch, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, bleak, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, survivor, extinction, isolation, epidemic, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, death, survival, danger, chaos, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Stink of Flesh (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nathan and Dexy struggle to maintain an open marriage after a zombie plague has killed the majority of the population. It's up to Nathan to find survivors to pleasure his wife and hot zombies to satisfy his own lust.
Style: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, serious
Plot: zombie, survival, soldier, chaos, apocalypse, sexual relations, danger, countryside, sexual abuse, mate swapping, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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100%
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Remains (2011)
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, exciting, rough, futuristic, scary ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, deadly, danger, gambling, life is a bitch, gory, casino, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, supernatural, survival, danger, escapades, deadly, gory, plague, apocalypse, virus, urination ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, bleak, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, end of the world, terminal illness, death, plague, danger, survival horror, father daughter relationship, parents and children, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Man on Earth (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: survival, couples, danger, chaos, disorder, partners, sitcom, odd couple, survivor, desert, isolation, alone in the world ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 17K
Dead Set (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
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: dark humor, bleak, scary, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, cannibalism, survival, danger, confined, society, human nature, death, deadly, gory, reality tv ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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50%
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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, serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, lone wolves, heroes, chaos, deadly, danger, on the run, plague, mutant, apocalypse, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Season (2012)
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, serious, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, social decay, chaos, on the run, danger, vestiges of humanity, society, deadly, apocalypse, island, cult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bong of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the world is taken over by flesh eating zombies, best friends Tommy and Edwin figure out a way to benefit from it by turning zombies into fertilizer for growing potent weed! There will be bud.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, humorous ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, survival, chaos, deadly, plague, danger, deadly creature, gory, experiment gone awry, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 35
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: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, bio weapon, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, chaos, supernatural, deadly, infected, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, exciting
Plot: zombie, alcatraz, on the run, survival, gory, deadly, supernatural, danger, prison, plague, heroes, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Zombex (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, danger, chaos, supernatural, survival, deadly, gory, chaos and mayhem, escapades, post traumatic stress, anti depressant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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29%
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Cooties (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
Style: dark humor, humorous, bloody, scary, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gory, zombie, survival, zombie apocalypse, elementary school, virus, teacher, deadly, danger, supernatural, school, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.8
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Infected (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blood virus infects a small group of hunters turning a father and son trip into a fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, wilderness, supernatural, chaos, gory, deadly, family relations, countryside, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, dark humor, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survival, chaos and mayhem, post apocalypse, group of strangers, death, mass murder, shopping mall, siege, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Last of the Living (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A contagious virus is turning everyone into zombies, and the only hope for survival lies in the hands of three couch potatoes.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, scary, semi serious ...
Plot: survival, zombie, save the world, apocalypse, chaos, danger, comedy team, virus, human flesh, heroes, escapades, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
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28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Drama, 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, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, plague, zombie apocalypse, infected, chaos, mutant, danger, siblings relations, post apocalypse, virus, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 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: serious, bleak, atmospheric, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, chaos, survival, apocalypse, worldwide chaos, deadly, deadly virus, partners, society, human nature, prophecy, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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