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: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, infected, danger, deadly, apocalypse, violence, cannibalism, eaten alive, military officer, 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, truck, plane crash ...
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, scary, serious and rough films with plots about danger, zombie, deadly, survival, supernatural, gory and chaos mostly in Horror, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Dead: Dawn of the Dead (2004), Siege of the Dead (2010), Rise of the Zombies (2012), 28 Weeks Later (2007), The Battery (2012). 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, danger, plague, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, life is a bitch, deadly, farm, on the run, pregnancy, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
66%
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, remake of american film
Plot: walking dead, zombie, chaos, survival, isolation, apocalypse, deadly, gory, danger, supernatural, farmhouse, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2012
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 ⇓
64%
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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, on the run, survival, gory, deadly, supernatural, danger, prison, plague, heroes, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, 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 ⇓
60%
 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: serious, suspenseful, road movie, rough, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, survival, reluctant partners, supernatural, chaos, odd couple, partners, ego clash, deadly, on the road, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, deadly, chaos, supernatural, siblings relations, suburbs, life is a bitch, spouse killer, danger, apocalypse, gory, slingshot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 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 ⇓
59%
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, danger, survival, deadly, gory, chaos, teenage life, brutality, mad scientist, party ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Devil's Playground (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As the world succumbs to a zombie apocalypse, Cole - a hardened mercenary - is chasing the one person who can provide a cure. Not only to the plague but to Cole's own incumbent destiny.
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, plague, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, infected, supernatural, save the day, escapades, deadly, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
55%
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, isolation, family problems, deadly, supernatural, danger, woman in danger, chaos and mayhem, village, nothing goes right, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, 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 ⇓
51%
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, bleak, scary, suspenseful
Plot: plague, zombie, survival, deadly creature, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, chaos, rescue, deadly, gory, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, back from the dead, chaos, cannibalism, survival, danger, small town, woman in danger, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, death, farmhouse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, absurd, suspenseful, tense, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, virus, chaos, gory, deadly, gunfight, supernatural, danger, on the road ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ 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, 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 ⇓
46%
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 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 ⇓
45%
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 ⇓
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, survival, plague, apocalypse, epidemic, rage, virus, research, scientist, quarantine, infected, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, manchester england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, rough, bleak, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bunker, zombie, third reich, violence, outpost, survival, supernatural, super soldier, deadly, danger, nato, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: rough, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, chaos, survival, desert, heroes, save the world, soldier, military, living dead, zombie attack, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, race against time, plague, danger, deadly creature, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
39%
 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, 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 ⇓
38%
 6.5
 39K
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, suspenseful, tense, rough, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, survival, infected, post apocalypse, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, satanic
Plot: zombie, survival, on the run, deadly creature, rescue, deadly, danger, in the woods, gory, extreme violence, sadism, murder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 964
Dead Within (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set six months after a deadly outbreak has all but ended the human race, a man and woman have survived by isolating themselves in a remote cabin and never opening the door. Now they don’t have a choice. Starved for resources, they must confront ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: infection, isolation, zombie, survival, danger, plague, couple relations, supernatural, apocalypse, domestic disturbance, deadly, cabin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: exciting, scary, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, murder, gang, wrong place wrong time, danger, deadly, gory, violence spree, gang war, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%