Movies like The Dead

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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: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, survival, infected, danger, apocalypse, deadly, witch doctor, violence, cannibalism, eaten alive, military officer, on the road, strong violent content, gory, child in peril, zombie apocalypse, wartime, supernatural, partners, parents and children, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, chaos, reluctant partners, end of the world ...
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 apocalypse mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dead: The Girl with All the Gifts (2016), Zombie Apocalypse (2011), Siege of the Dead (2010), Rise of the Zombies (2012), Colin (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: dark, suspense, psychotronic, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, pandemic, apocalypse, zombie child, blood, eaten alive, infection, little girl, military, bunker ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, supernatural, apocalypse, zombie, graphic violence, gory, survival, plague, virus, zombie survival, post apocalypse, escapades ...
Place: usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, scary, bleak, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, deadly virus, zombie, apocalypse, virus, deadly, danger, chaos, life is a bitch, partners, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, survival, gory, on the run, supernatural, danger, deadly, prison, alcatraz, island, plague, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: zombie, survival, life is a bitch, danger, deadly, chaos and mayhem, plague, apocalypse, farm, on the run, pregnancy, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.8
 2K
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: tense, suspense, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, chaos, danger, deadly, supernatural, infected, murder, death, violence, rivalry, spouse killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Diary of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, apocalypse, found footage, chaos, zombie apocalypse, danger, cannibalism, death, survival, gory, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, rough, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, post apocalypse, survival, plague, infected, fear, rage, zombie apocalypse, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, britain, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 259K
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, rough, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, zombie apocalypse, plague, infected, end of the world, post apocalypse, chaos, virus, chaos and mayhem, mutant, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ 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, scary, bleak, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: zombie, extinction, zombie apocalypse, epidemic, survivor, survival, isolation, apocalypse, death, vestiges of humanity, danger, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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, rough, exciting, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, apocalypse, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, gambling, casino, gory, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.1
 637
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, chaos, supernatural, survival, sexual content, profanity, graphic violence, catastrophe, escapades, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: zombie, military base, post apocalypse, survival, danger, imaginary, military, chases and races, soldier, heroic mission, plague, on the run ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: infection, zombie, survival, friendship, plague, deadly, danger, buddies, chaos, isolation, apocalypse, college ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, 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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, deadly creature, race against time, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.6
 448
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: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, deadly, survival, future dystopia, destiny, bounty hunter, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 134
After the Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A survivor of warfare born chemical attack, Cassie Becker faces a new world of terrible realization. The Human race has suffered terrible recourse in the wake of an attack that never should have been leaving the remaining inhabitants in a state far ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mutant, survival, deadly, danger, supernatural, chaos, bio weapon, graphic violence, post apocalypse, zombie, woman in danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 604K
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, scary, serious, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, save the world, end of the world, deadly virus, scientist, plague, infected, asthma, epidemic, chaos ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem, israel, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 6K
Primal (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Anja and five friends join anthroplogy student, Dace, on a journey to study a remote, ancient rock painting. Their excitement vanishes when Mel becomes delirious after skinny-dipping in the waterhole. Feverish, bleeding, confused, she physically and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, biting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, wilderness, cave painting, survival, infected, danger, deadly, transformation, violence spree, group of friends, mutation, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, danger, deadly creature, slasher, military, soldier, vampire, antidote, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, scary, suspenseful, rough, remake of american film
Plot: walking dead, zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, isolation, chaos, danger, deadly, apocalypse, gory, supernatural, farmhouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s
Place: england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada, Japan
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: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, one man army, apocalypse, post apocalypse, danger, plague, zombie apocalypse, experiment gone awry, survival, infected, monster, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: utah, las vegas, salt lake city utah, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, deadly, life is a bitch, sole survivor, post apocalypse, profanity, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Plot: zombie, survival, gory, chaos, supernatural, interpol, ecological disaster, deadly, danger, escapades, nato, survival horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 8K
The Returned (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a post-zombie world, where the infected live normal lives, their retroviral drug is running out.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, race against time, deadly virus, infected, coping, drug, supernatural, apocalypse, plague, couples, lethal injection, drugs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: quarantine, zombie outbreak, gory, demonic possession, zombie, violence spree, chaos, danger, confined, soldier, isolation, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.3
 3K
I Am Omega (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Last Man Alive Must Battle a Planet of the Dead. [An Asylum film.]
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, zombie, disease, survival, supernatural, chaos, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: zombie, experiment gone awry, deadly, danger, supernatural, escapades, environmentalism, disorder, chaos, survival, vengeance, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, bleak, christmas horror, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, love triangle, chaos, danger, escapades, virus, christmas, murder, violence, police station, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, rough, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, prison, confined, plague, gory, chaos, deadly, supernatural, violence, save the day, experiment gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%