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The Dead (2010)
 5.7
 9K
The Dead (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, infected, danger, deadly, apocalypse, violence, cannibalism, eaten alive, witch doctor, military officer, on the road, strong violent content, gory, wartime, supernatural, partners, parents and children, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, chaos, reluctant partners, zombie apocalypse, end of the world, village ...
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 serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, danger, zombie, survival, chaos, gory and supernatural mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dead: Zombie Apocalypse (2011), Siege of the Dead (2010), Rise of the Zombies (2012), 28 Weeks Later (2007), Diary of the Dead (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting, disaster movie
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, supernatural, apocalypse, zombie, gory, survival, plague, escapades, deadly, danger, virus, survival horror ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie apocalypse, deadly virus, zombie, apocalypse, virus, danger, deadly, chaos, partners, life is a bitch, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, bleak, rough ...
Plot: zombie, survival, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, plague, on the run, farm, pregnancy, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, survival, gory, on the run, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, plague, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 251K
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, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, infected, chaos, virus, mutant, post apocalypse, end of the world, danger, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Diary of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, found footage, back from the dead, chaos, zombie apocalypse, danger, cannibalism, death, survival, gory, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.3
 2K
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, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, life is a bitch, gambling, chaos, deadly, danger, future dystopia, gory, casino ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
28 Days Later... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, plague, epidemic, apocalypse, survival, quarantine, post apocalypse, rage, infected, research, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, manchester england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, zombie apocalypse, survivor, extinction, isolation, epidemic, apocalypse, death, survival, chaos, danger, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, one man army, danger, zombie apocalypse, survival, plague, experiment gone awry, fate of humanity, scientist, heroine, infected ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 3K
Antisocial (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five university friends gather at a house party to ring in the New Year. Unbeknownst to them, an epidemic has erupted outside, causing outbreaks around the world. With nowhere else to turn, they barricade themselves indoors with only their phones, ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: infection, zombie, survival, plague, deadly, danger, isolation, friendship, chaos, buddies, college, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.0
 579K
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, epic, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, save the world, scientist, deadly virus, plague, end of the world, infected, chaos, asthma, un ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, jerusalem, philadelphia, israel, nova scotia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Zone of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Serbia, Italy, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Zone of the Dead, also known as Apocalypse of the Dead (Zona Mrtvih in Serbian) is a 2009 Serbian horror film. A police-escorted prisoner transport supervised by Interpol sets off to Belgrade. The route leads the transport through Pancevo, where ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: zombie, supernatural, chaos, gory, survival, interpol, ecological disaster, escapades, deadly, danger, nato, survival horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.1
 613
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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, sexual content, chaos and mayhem, deadly, escapades, survival, profanity, danger, chaos, supernatural, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bleak, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, chaos, parents and children, apocalypse, danger, life is a bitch, family relations, survival, family in danger, plague, social decay ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 2K
Severed (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A multi-national forestry company engages in genetic experimentation to increase logging yield in a remote section of forest...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, supernatural, danger, deadly, chaos, environmentalism, disorder, escapades, survival, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 319
Dead Creatures (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of women afflicted with a horrible disease (which forces them to cannibalism) try to support one another.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gory, life is a bitch, supernatural, chaos, survival, rivalry, deadly, imaginary, danger, plague, murder, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, remake of american film
Plot: walking dead, zombie, isolation, chaos, survival, apocalypse, deadly, gory, danger, supernatural, farmhouse, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 40K
Stake Land (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, scary, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, survival, post apocalypse, infected, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.7
 31K
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, survival, virus, chaos, gory, deadly, gunfight, danger, on the road, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 12K
The Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Open war against humanity rages. For five survivors – lost and on the run – the pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24-hour look into their lives.
Style: serious, futuristic, scary, suspenseful, depressing
Plot: survival, survival horror, apocalypse, countryside, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, sole survivor, gory, strong violent content, profanity, future dystopia ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 3K
13 Eerie (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six ambitious forensic undergrads are pitted against one another on a scientific expedition to a remote island, vying to win an esteemed trainee position with the FBI. Unbeknownst to them, the site was formerly used as an illegal biological testing ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, captivating, serious
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, danger, deadly, confined, once in a lifetime opportunity, supernatural, experiment, student, island, left to die ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dead Men Walking (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Plot: zombie, prison, plague, confined, gory, deadly, supernatural, chaos, violence, save the day, experiment gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, survival, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, gory, danger, rescue, deadly creature, on the run ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.9
 890
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, blood, survival, chaos, supernatural, gory, deadly, danger, survival horror, gore, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.6
 433
Descendents (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, future dystopia, deadly, destiny, survival, chaos, danger, bounty hunter, heroes, life is a bitch, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, chaos and mayhem, post apocalypse, group of strangers, death, plague, mass murder, shopping mall, siege ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.8
 1K
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, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: survival, infection, danger, zombie apocalypse, chaos, gory, wilderness, supernatural, deadly, chase, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Outpost: Black Sun (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pair of investigators team up with a Special Forces Unit to venture deep inside a war raging between the military and a massive army of Nazi Zombie Stormtroopers. Their mission is to fight their way behind enemy lines, locate the technology at the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bunker, third reich, zombie, violence, outpost, survival, supernatural, danger, deadly, track down, nato, war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, danger, survival, deadly, gory, zombie apocalypse, zombie attack, blood, brutality, imaginary, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%