Movies like The Dead

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The Dead (2010)
 5.8
 8K
The Dead (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, 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, deadly, gory, wartime, on the road, supernatural, partners, parents and children, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, chaos, reluctant partners, zombie apocalypse, end of the world, village, violence, truck, plane crash, american soldier, gun, beach ...
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 suspenseful, serious, scary and rough films with plots about zombie, deadly, danger, survival, supernatural, chaos and escapades mostly in Horror, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Dead: Siege of the Dead (2010), Dawn of the Dead (2004), Rise of the Zombies (2012), Colin (2008), 28 Weeks Later (2007). 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, bleak, rough ...
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, plague, apocalypse, deadly, danger, on the run, farm, pregnancy, battles ...
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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, remake of american film
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, isolation, danger, apocalypse, gory, deadly, supernatural, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, farmhouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, chaos, deadly, deadly virus, danger, partners, life is a bitch, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, survival, chaos and mayhem, zombie apocalypse, siege, group of strangers, death, mass murder, shopping mall, gory, infected ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, gory, survival, on the run, danger, supernatural, deadly, prison, escapades, chases and races, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.9
 1K
Colin (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Our hero Colin is bitten by a Zombie; he dies and returns from the dead. We follow him as he wanders through suburbia during the throes of a cadaverous apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, siblings relations, spouse killer, deadly, suburbs, gory, chaos, supernatural, danger, apocalypse, life is a bitch, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, extinction, isolation, epidemic, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survivor, death, survival, chaos, danger, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
 244K
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, survival, zombie, infected, chaos, zombie apocalypse, mutant, danger, siblings relations, on the run, survivor, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, rave, zombie, survival, danger, chaos, deadly, teenage life, gory, deadly creature, zombie attack, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 8K
The Battery (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In rural Connecticut, baseball players Ben and Mickey are trying to survive a zombie plague. They are forced to form a battery: a catcher and a pitcher who work together to outwit the batter, the one who hits the ball. And the batter in this case ...
Style: road movie, suspenseful, offbeat, serious, ambiguous ending
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, countryside, escapades, chaos and mayhem, anti heroes, reluctant partners, odd couple, rivalry, deadly, partners, ego clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 30K
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, suspenseful, tense, macabre, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, chaos, virus, gory, gunfight, deadly, danger, supernatural, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, infected, scientist, un, chaos, plague, survival, self sacrifice ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, jerusalem, south korea, philadelphia, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 39K
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, end of the world, apocalypse, death, plague, danger, terminal illness, survival horror, father daughter relationship, parents and children, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, back from the dead, cannibalism, survival, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, death, hell on earth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
28 Days Later... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
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, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, epidemic, rage, scientist, infected, virus, fear, survivor, chaos and mayhem, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: futuristic, offbeat, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, battles, escapades, life is a bitch, future dystopia, gory, deadly, survival, gambling, chaos, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Zombie Diaries 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three months have passed since a viral outbreak wiped out 99.9% of the world's population, turning its victims into flesh-eating living dead. In the UK, a surviving band of soldiers and civilians have taken refuge at a rural military barracks. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: zombie, military base, heroic mission, getting home, escapades, chases and races, imaginary, deadly, supernatural, military, plague, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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: rough, suspenseful, humorous, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, deadly creature, escapades, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, plague, chaos, supernatural, deadly, gory, danger, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, escapades, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, plague, apocalypse, virus, urination ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Osombie: The Axis of Evil Dead (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Osama bin Laden returns from his watery grave and creates an army of zombie insurgents.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, desert, military, soldier, chaos, terrorism, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, survival, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, danger, race against time, plague, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, humorous, futuristic, offbeat, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, deadly creature, misfit, chaos, supernatural, stoners, survival, danger, drug abuse, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.3
 2K
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: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, military, plague, escapades, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, chaos, soldier, survival, danger, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 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, supernatural, wilderness, chaos, gory, deadly, parents and children, countryside, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, deadly creature, on the run, rescue, gory, danger, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 15K
The Horde (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A posse of crooked cops, malevolent gangsters and a horde of walking dead are the centre point of this gruesome, tight, action packed, claustrophobic tale of retribution and escape. Penned like animals, on the top floor of a deserted high-rise ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, murder, violence spree, wrong place wrong time, danger, gang, deadly, gory, gang war, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, apocalypse, one man army, danger, infected, survival, fate of humanity, scientist, threat, heroine, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, USA, Canada, UK
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, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, good versus evil, future dystopia, survival, biohazard, undead, deadly virus, infected, powerful corporation, danger, bio weapon ...
Time: future
Place: usa, los angeles, california, japan, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
 660
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, rough, scary, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, confined, escapades, crumbling marriage, isolation, danger, woman in danger, village, survival, supernatural, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the end of civilization, zombies greatly outnumber humans and everyday is a fight to see tomorrow. Just when he is about to give up that fight, rugged wanderer John Knox winds up being saved by a ragtag group of survivors lead by a man named ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: zombie, rescue, chaos, escapades, heroes, lovers on the run, chases and races, deadly, danger, isolation, kidnapping, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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