Movies like The After

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The After (2014)
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The After (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Eight strangers are thrown together by mysterious forces and must help each other survive in a violent world that defies explanation.
Style: twists and turns, serious, surreal, psychological, tense, captivating, scary, offbeat, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, apocalypse, survival, destruction, danger, chaos, group of strangers, mystery, fear, trapped, uncover truth, rivalry, violence, murder, dreams, graphic violence, actress, stranger, chaos and mayhem, coincidence, escapades, life turned upside down, worldwide chaos, homophobe, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles

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Most similar movies to The After

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and scary films with plots about danger, supernatural, survival, graphic violence, deadly, mystery and death mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like The After: Under the Dome (2013), Vanishing on 7th Street (2010), Coherence (2013), The Remaining (2014), The Messengers (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, serious ...
Plot: trapped, life turned upside down, small town, supernatural, survival, small town life, society, danger, human existence, isolation, separated, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
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Vanishing on 7th Street (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious global blackout yields countless populations to simply vanish, leaving only their clothes and possessions behind. A small handful of survivors band together in a dimly-lit tavern on 7th Street, struggling to combat the apocalyptic ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, serious, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, darkness, apocalypse, survival, supernatural, disappearance, church, danger, chaos, hospital, power outage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: detroit, usa
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100%
 7.2
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Coherence (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On the night a comet is passing near Earth, eight friends at a dinner party experience a troubling chain of reality bending events. When the power goes out, they discover that the only house on the street left with power also holds many secrets.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: parallel world, alternate reality, disorder, dinner party, friends, time loop, quantum physics, confinement indoors, power outage, comet, asteroids and comets, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Remaining (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a group of close-knit friends assemble for the marriage of Skylar and Dan, they have no idea they will witness The Rapture and face a series of catastrophic events turning the celebration into a life-or-death struggle.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, christian film, disaster movie
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, forces of nature, wedding, end of the world, bible prophecy, supernatural, hopes, survival, escapades, danger, christianity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: apocalypse, supernatural ability, angel, good versus evil, superhuman powers, fugitives, danger, rivalry, chaos, destiny, society, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.7
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The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: survival, curses spells and rituals, danger, murder, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 202K
The Happening (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a deadly airborne virus threatens to wipe out the northeastern United States, teacher Elliott Moore (Mark Wahlberg) and his wife (Zooey Deschanel) flee from contaminated cities into the countryside in a fight to discover the truth. Is it ...
Style: mind bending, bleak, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, survival, virus, plague, family in danger, danger, suicide, hysteria, natural disaster, graphic violence, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, nebraska, florida ...
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100%
Lost Colony: The Legend of Roanoke (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: English colonists arriving on Roanoke Island in 1587 find the fort built years before deserted. Soon after, members of the colony begin to die in horrible ways. Before returning to England for provisions, leader John White puts his son-in-law ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, deadly, survival, legends and myths, ancient mystery, danger, island, native american, mystery, leadership ...
Time: 16th century
Place: usa, virginia, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.8
 154
2084 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Not much left since the world died. That's what they called it the day the virus took over and people went inside, never to leave their homes again. Soon after that, the last of the food was gone, the last drop of gas was used up, the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, isolation, survival, danger, chaos, plague, confined, deadly, food shortage, mosquito, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 5K
After (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When two bus crash survivors awake to discover that they are the only people left in their small town, they must form an unlikely alliance in a race to unravel the truth behind their isolation. As strange events begin to unfold, they start to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, twists and turns
Plot: coma, mystery, purgatory, crash, isolation, confined, small town, uncover truth, danger, rivalry, hospital, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Haunting of Whaley House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a tour guide breaks into America's Most Haunted House, a bit of amateur ghost hunting with friends turns into more horror than they could have ever imagined.
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tour guide, possession, murder, haunted house, survival, supernatural, seance, legends and myths, deadly, danger, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 2K
Aftermath (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Searching for a happy ending to a tale of unimaginable disaster and horror, nine strangers find themselves holed up together in a farmhouse cellar in rural Texas. The United States has hastily become embroiled in World War 3. A young doctor named ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, isolation, chaos, danger, confined, escapades, radiation, nuclear, hiding place, zombie, pandemic ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 818
Absence (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Doctors are baffled when an expectant mother wakes to find her nearly-to-term pregnancy apparently disappear overnight. Police investigate the situation as a missing child, and only her husband and brother trust her version of events.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: missing child, mystery, danger, family relations, alien abduction, uncover truth, investigation, pregnancy, supportive spouse, losing-it hero, family problems, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Psychic Experiment (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A idyllic, small, self-sufficient community. On the surface, it seems like the perfect neighborhood. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance. But...the pastoral exterior conceals a dark past and an even darker secret. As a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, danger, mad scientist, deadly, chaos, small town, small community, supernatural, dark secret, survival, under the surface, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
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Hellgate (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A western businessman, his Thai wife and son experience a horrible accident while visiting Bangkok. In the aftermath, they find there is a shadow world between life and death where endless darkness lies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense, scary
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, ghost, imaginary, nightmare, car accident, seeing dead people, death of wife, deja vu, boat, death of child, death of son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Blue Elephant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Dr. Yehia returns to El-Abbaseya Hospital five years after the death of his family. His return coincide with the arrival of a new patient, Sherif, a friend from college, who is accused of murder.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, mystery, confined, doctors and patients, losing-it hero, psychiatrist, uncover truth, danger, friends, crimes, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.8
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The Mine (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five school friends seek adventure on Halloween night in an abandoned, haunted mine, only to find to their horror that the ghostly rumors may be true as they fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, sacrifice, paranormal activity, survival, danger, confined, youth, adventurer, trapped, halloween, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 6K
The Other (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chilling and eerie, this supernatural tale of good versus evil coils around twin brothers living with their grandmother in a sleepy rural area during the summer of 1935. After his grandmother encourages Niles to develop what seem to be psychic ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, twins, good versus evil, mystery, countryside, psychopath, family relations, graphic violence, rivalry, danger, unlikely criminals, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, connecticut, holland, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hallows Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trapped in an abandoned schoolhouse with an evil they helped create, but cannot defeat, the students are ill prepared for their last lesson...in terror!
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, murder, supernatural ability, youth, danger, prank, crimes, psychopath, gory, isolation, mystery, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Fever Night aka Band of Satanic Outsiders (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Elliot (Peter Tullio), Warren (Philip Marlatt) and Terry (Melanie Rose Wilson) dabble in Satanism and hold a ritual in an abandoned woods. When nothing happens, they return to their car only to find that it won't start. An accident happens, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychedelic, suspense, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: forest, mystery, supernatural, danger, religions or cults, isolation, curses spells and rituals, in the woods, graphic violence, cult, chase, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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34%
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GhostWatcher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura Kove is an agoraphobic young woman whose world turns upside down when she discovers that the apartment she's locked herself into is haunted. Turning to the internet for help, she enlists the aid of Elizabeth Dean, a scam artist who passes ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: mystery, woman in danger, uncover truth, supernatural, mind game, impossible love, deadly, danger, ghost, isolation, crimes, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Near Death Experience (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie suffers a strong shock to discover that, after suffering a near-death experience, can hear voices from beyond. He soon realizes that it is a gift with which you can help others.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: ghost, murder, danger, psychic power, deadly, crimes, serial killer, talking to the dead, new neighbor, death, mystery, fugitives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.7
 615
Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: slasher, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, psychopath, danger, mysterious character, deadly, ship, violence, cruise, graphic violence, crimes, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.4
 10K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 million and their life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, captivity, group of strangers, isolation, game, priest, mind game, rivalry, sole survivor, contests and competitions, danger, deathtrap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 24K
Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, snow, ancient mystery, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, legends and myths, deadly, found footage, mutant, time travel, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980
Place: russia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Locked in a Room (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "Locked in a Room" is a story about three teenagers that are trapped in three separate rooms. They are monitored and watched by a masked man who takes notes on paper as to their every move and emotion. They are further tormented by an ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: vengeance, confined, danger, crimes, mysterious character, trapped, room, teenager, isolation, survival, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
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Fatal Reunion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jessica is a housewife, unhappy in her marriage, who decides to "spice it up" a little bit. But she gets more than she bargained for when she contacts an old high school classmate she once had a crush on.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, danger, couple relations, stalking, crimes, reunion, classmate, jealousy, murder, rivalry, violence, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: scary, mind bending, surreal, suspenseful, odd ...
Plot: dark humor, creature, death, supernatural, deathtrap, monster, zombie, danger, cabin in the woods, fear, survival, in the woods ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.0
 4K
Unearthed (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the desert area of Hat Creek, cows are found partially devoured and the farmers believe that a wolf is attacking the cattle. The alcoholic Sheriff Annie Flynn is called by the local farmer Rob Horn to witness the remains of an animal to request ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, desert, deadly creature, race against time, alien life-form, riddles and clues, supernatural, deadly, chaos, isolation, danger, archaeologist ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
 2K
Crawl or Die (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Earth as we know it is gone. A virus has destroyed the planet and rendered all its women infertile, all but one. An elite team of soldiers are tasked with bringing the woman to safety on the newly habitable Earth Two. But when they are forced ...
Style: exciting, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, danger, chaos, soldier, confined, escapades, alien, evil alien, creature, death, life is a bitch ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%