Movies like The Dead

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The Dead (2010)
 5.8
 8K
The Dead (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the last evacuation flight out of war-torn Africa crashes off the coast, American Air Force Engineer Lieutenant Brian Murphy (ROB FREEMAN) emerges as the sole survivor in a land where the dead are returning to life and attacking the living.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, danger, infected, gory, wartime, deadly, on the road, reluctant partners, chaos and mayhem, zombie apocalypse, violence, truck, american soldier, gun, beach, cannibalism, booby trap, fire, witch doctor, rock climbing, rooster, chicken, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa

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Most similar movies to The Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about zombie, deadly, danger, supernatural, survival, gory and chaos mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dead: Dawn of the Dead (2004), Night of the Living Dead (1990), Before Dawn (2013), Eaters (2011), Evilution (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Dead 2: India (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Sequel to the Ford brothers The Dead. The action moves to India.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, plague, danger, chaos and mayhem, battles, farm, life is a bitch, deadly, on the run, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The deceased have risen with the instinct to feed on the living as a family is trapped during a zombie apocalypse. Wales. Based on George A. Romero's classic "Night of the Living Dead".
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, remake of american film
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, chaos, farm, isolation, danger, apocalypse, deadly, supernatural, walking dead, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, siege, group of strangers, apocalypse, mass murder, gory, death, shopping mall, virus, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, brutal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, cannibalism, back from the dead, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, living dead, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.8
 655
Before Dawn (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An estranged couple's vacation to save their troubled relationship goes awry when they find themselves under attack from the walking dead
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, village, isolation, danger, deadly, supernatural, crumbling marriage, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 1K
Eaters (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world - devastated by the Great Epidemic - is governed by hordes of living dead. Three men - Igor and Alen, two hunters of dead and a scientist, Gyno - try to give an answer to what has happened to the human race. Alen and Igor leave for two ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, mad scientist, gory, survival, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, chaos, disorder, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, europe, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.8
 668
Evilution (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An alien bacterium resurrects the dead on Earth.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, scary, rough ...
Plot: zombie, alien encounter, deadly creature, evil alien, save the world, apocalypse, space and aliens, supernatural, danger, deadly, chaos, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 4K
The Plague (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: All the worldwide children of less than nine years fall in coma at the same time. Ten years later, Tom Russel is released from prison after killing a man in a fight, and returns to his home town, more specifically to his older brother home, who has ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, zombie, apocalypse, fugitives, gory, supernatural ability, on the run, survival, violence spree, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Zombie Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is a new evil, and you have no idea what's coming... When college roommates Mark and Tom go out for a night at the bar, the last thing they expected to find was a machete wielding stranger and a horde of the undead. With the help of ...
Style: serious, rough, scary
Plot: survival, zombie, undead, secret agent, deadly creature, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Plaga zombie: Zona mutante (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small town is the subject of some experiment with aliens where they were allowed to test some earth folks with some kind of disease, but of course it spread with disastrous results. And now, three oddballs have been dumped into the middle of this ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak
Plot: zombie, gory, small town, plague, alien, ufo, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, special agents, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 23K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, island, shark, violence, tropical island, gory, cannibalism, mad scientist, back from the dead, plague, survival, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak
Plot: deadly creature, gory, zombie, rescue, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, plague, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Zombie Diaries (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the early part of the 21st Century, an unknown virus began spreading among the populous. Within weeks it had engulfed the entire planet, from the smallest communities to the greatest cities. Upon the death of its host, the virus would reanimate ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, futuristic
Plot: zombie, race against time, deadly creature, gory, survival, apocalypse, rescue, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, danger, on the run, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, drugs/alcohol, gory, small town, farm, survival, isolation, danger, deadly, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Edges of Darkness (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three interconnected tales of terror set against the backdrop of a zombie apocalypse.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, futuristic
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, vampire, gory, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, chaos, clergy, survival, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hood of the Living Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Death is only the beginning for the young victim of a drive-by shooting. Devastated at the loss of his younger brother Jermaine, scientific older sibling Ricky uses the situation as an opportunity to test an experimental serum designed to breathe ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, violence, african american, loss of brother, gang, hip hop, urban, gory, urban ghetto, experiment gone awry, urban ghetto life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Raiders of the Damned (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Day The World Ended, They Thought The Fight Was Over. They Were Wrong.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, soldier, daring rescue, save the world, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, plague, save the planet, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 456
The Ghouls (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Eric Hayes is a stringer. One notch below the lowest rung of the journalistic ladder. A video vulture preying on police chases, ambulance runs, and random street violence, selling his footage to the highest bidder and living on a steady diet of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: zombie, media, gory, deadly creature, newspaper reporter, deadly, life is a bitch, supernatural, journalism, danger, rave, screaming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Grapes of Death (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman discovers that the pesticide being sprayed on vineyards is turning people into murderous lunatics.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surreal, rough
Plot: zombie, murder, exploitation, violence, dynamite, blood, vineyard, gory, village, deadly, supernatural, village life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dead Men Walking (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A viral outbreak turns those who are infected into the walking dead. Soon, the undead are contained, being kept in a maximum security prison. However, those who contained the undead are also trapped in this zombie-infested prison. Their only hope is ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, prison, gory, plague, danger, supernatural, chaos, confined, deadly, blood, zombie violence, shot in the head ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 1K
FleshEater (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by one, the actual living are falling victim and becoming zombies. Eventually there are zombies everywhere, ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, satanic
Plot: zombie, extreme violence, splatter, in the woods, deadly creature, gory, rescue, survival, violence spree, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a world overrun by zombies, military personnel and survivalists live in an underground bunker while they seek a cure.
Style: suspense, exciting, bloody, scary, bleak
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, sick child, living dead, infected, virus, chaos, survival horror, apocalypse, end of the world, infection, vaccine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 100K
Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, slasher, manhunt, cannibalism, disfigurement, chase, danger, isolation, friendship, gory, youth, massacre ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: west virginia, virginia, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Day of the Dead 2: Contagium (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1968, in the Ravenside Military Hospital in a military facility in Pennsylvania, the army loses control of an experiment of a lethal bacteriologic weapon that changes the DNA and transforms human beings into zombies. A group of soldiers is sent ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, gory, deadly creature, mad scientist, hospital, man versus machine, mental institution, race against time, survival, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.4
 408
Death Factory (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A woman working at a biological research facility becomes ill when she contracts a deadly, new virus. Sometime after, she becomes a half-monster beast and kills her old co-workers. Some time later, a group of teens go into the old research facility ...
Style: bleak, serious, offbeat, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, experiment gone awry, factory, gory, mutant, danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, survival, sexual relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, isolation, epidemic, survivor, apocalypse, extinction, death, survival, on the road, danger, chaos, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Revenge of the Living Dead Girls (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A company, not wanting to pay for their chemicals to be dumped properly, put some into a truck of milk, which eventually kills three girls. The girls then return from the dead to seek bloody revenge.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, gory, deadly, supernatural, supernatural ability, terrorism, vengeance, sexual relations, danger, escapades, chaos, toxic ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.2
 576
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, gory, survival, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, chaos, supernatural, escapades, post traumatic stress, anti depressant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Zombie Killers: Elephant's Graveyard (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young militia is all that stands between a coming dead horde and their rural town decimated by the fracking industry.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, scary
Plot: zombie, creature, monster, walking dead, gory, countryside, plague, danger, deadly, soldier, leadership, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Silent Night, Zombie Night (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A week before Christmas a viral outbreak turns the citizens of Los Angeles into the walking dead. On the brink of severing ties with both his wife and longtime partner, L.A.P.D. officer Frank Talbot finds himself trapped with them. As death closes ...
Style: christmas horror, suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, gory, police station, danger, deadly, supernatural, fighting crime, chaos and mayhem, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%