Movies and TV shows like The Dead Lands

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The Dead Lands (2020)
 5.7
 693
The Dead Lands (2020)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
Story: Waka, a murdered Māori warrior returned from the Afterlife, and Mehe, a determined young woman, embark on a quest to find who "broke the world" and how to close the breach between the living and the dead.
Style: psychological, tense, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Plot: death, evil dead, crimes, heroes, love, murder, danger, society, adaptation, escapades, couples, hopes, undead, severed head, gore, maori, based on movie
Time: stone age

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Most similar movies to The Dead Lands

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, murder, society, crimes, death, escapades and rivalry mostly in Action, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Dead Lands: The Order (2019), Van Helsing (2016), Damnation (2017), Always a Witch (2019), The Last Boy (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
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The Order (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Out to avenge his mother's death, a college student pledges a secret order and lands in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: black magic, friendship, good versus evil, danger, youth, university, adventure, culture clash, mentor, society, death, hopes ...
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95%
 6.2
 17K
Van Helsing (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vanessa Helsing, the daughter of famous vampire hunter and Dracula nemesis Abraham Van Helsing is resurrected five years in the future to find out that vampires have taken over the world and that she possesses unique power over them. She is ...
Style: captivating, serious, dark, suspense, bloody
Plot: vampire, heroine, supernatural, murder, survival, blood, society, vampire hunter, post apocalypse, hand to hand combat, adaptation, road trip ...
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78%
 7.7
 6K
Damnation (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Seth Davenport is masquerading as a small town Iowa preacher in the hopes of starting a full-blown insurrection against the status quo, unaware that an industrialist tycoon has hired a professional strikebreaker to stop the uprising by any means ...
Style: sincere, suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: power struggle, crimes, fight, danger, society, deadly, escapades, life is a bitch, disorder, murder, rivalry, hopes ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Always a Witch (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Colombia
Duration: 40 min.
Story: A young 17th-century witch time travels to the future to save the man she loves, but first must adjust to present-day Cartagena and defeat a dark rival.
Style: sincere, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: witch, time travel, adventure, society, escapades, love, adaptation, hopes, runaway, disorder, destiny, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.0
 6K
The Last Boy (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The world at an end, a dying mother sends her young son on a quest to find the place that grants wishes.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: family relations, friendship, rivalry, danger, hopes, society, murder, parents and children, redemption, dishonesty, life is a bitch, death ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Dracula in Love (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Leila, a lonely young soul spends the night partying with her friends Nancy, David and Nash in a warehouse. As the boys drink up and smoke pot all social barriers between the sexes crumble. Leila, hit on by both men, hides away from them. Alone she ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, lost love, blood, dracula, infidelity, friendship, couples, murder, hypnosis, danger, violence, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 948
El Dorado (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Search for El Dorado is as follows: After his friend dies in an explosion, Jack Wilder embarks on an expedition to find The Golden Calendar, which in turn leads him on an action-packed journey filled with adventure to find El Dorado, the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, rivalry, heroes, treasure hunt, danger, escapades, legends and myths, riddles and clues, chaos and mayhem, desert, gold ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Suburra: Blood on Rome (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In 2008, a fight over land in a seaside town near Rome spirals into a deadly battle between organized crime, corrupt politicians and the Vatican.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: cosa nostra, vatican, corruption, rivalry, murder, crimes, betrayal, death, dishonesty, organized crime, violence, friendship ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.0
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Fifteen years after the events of the feature film, Kyle Craig is assigned to go undercover in an elite squad of the LAPD as Detective Frank Rourke’s trainee to spy on him and report on his off-book methods. As Frank starts teaching his principled ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting
Plot: police, dirty cop, lapd, gunfight, dishonesty, corruption, love, vengeance, murder, betrayal, adaptation, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 2K
Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, psychological, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, crimes, violence, murder, friendship, danger, life is a bitch, adaptation, dishonesty, brutality, life philosophy, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 3K
Sinbad (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sinbad accidentally kills the son of the powerful Lord Akbari in a fist fight. As recompense for the blood debt, Sinbad's brother is killed in front of his eyes. Sinbad escapes, but his grandmother uses a magic talisman to curse him for the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: ocean or sea, escapades, adventurer, destiny, rivalry, legends and myths, storm, danger, curses spells and rituals, heroes, thief, ship ...
Time: 8th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.4
 20K
3% (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 49 min.
Story: In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense
Plot: rivalry, life is a bitch, society, danger, murder, culture clash, vengeance, crimes, violence, death, dishonesty, redemption ...
Time: future
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Conquest Of Siberia (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story is set at the times of Peter the Great’s reforms. At those times when an emerging empire was wreaking havoc on provincial medievalism. The times were the melting pot of everything – of beliefs and of nations. The history of Russian ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: love, rivalry, friendship, culture clash, death, murder, hopes, escapades, crimes, adaptation, society, vengeance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 7K
Chambers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Consumed by the mystery surrounding the donor heart that saved her life, a young patient starts taking on sinister characteristics of the deceased.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: death, violence, heart transplant, murder, youth, family relations, self sacrifice, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty, father daughter relationship, supernatural ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
9-1-1: Lone Star (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Nearly 20 years ago, Owen Strand was the lone survivor of his Manhattan firehouse on 9/11. In the wake of the attack, Owen had the unenviable task of rebuilding his station. After a similar tragedy happens to a firehouse in Austin, Owen, along with ...
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: redemption, adaptation, escapades, friendship, society, family, rivalry, father son relationship, family relations, youth, mentor, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fabricated City (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In real life, Kwon Yoo is unemployed, but in the virtual game world he is the best leader. Kwon Yoo is then framed for a murder. With the help of hacker Yeo-Wool, he tries to uncover the truth behind the murder case.
Style: disturbing, captivating, exciting, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, hopes, danger, escapades, dishonesty, investigation, friendship, adaptation, adventure, youth, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 7K
Baaghi (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Baaghi is the story of Ronny, a rebellious 23-year-old from Delhi. Fearing his unruly and angry temperament his father sends him to a disciplinary academy set in a sleepy town in Kerala. While traveling to the academy he meets Siya who also carries ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: martial arts, rebel, kidnapping, love, young love, martial artist, tough guy, revenge, crimes, couples, danger, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, stylized, tense, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, warrior, adventure, heroes, post apocalypse, murder, danger, death, master warrior, chase, vengeance, brutality ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 7.6
 36K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, danger, investigation, small town, death, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, mind reading, interracial adoption, mysticism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 237
The Immortal (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Immortal is a Canadian television series which aired from October 2000 to June 2001 and had 22 episodes.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary ...
Plot: good versus evil, demon, supernatural, heroes, vengeance, danger, deadly, superhuman powers, crimes, escapades, rivalry, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.7
 730
Mischief Night (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The night before Halloween, a teenage babysitter is stalked by a masked killer; but in an unusual turn of events, victim and victimizer begin to develop romantic feelings for each other.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: halloween, stockholm syndrome, sex scene, killer, abduction, danger, pursuit, couples, crimes, death, masked killer, slasher ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.2
 32K
HAPPY! (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nick Sax, an intoxicated, corrupt ex-cop turned hit man, floats adrift in a world of casual murder, soulless sex and betrayal. After a hit gone wrong, his inebriated life is forever changed by a tiny, relentlessly positive, imaginary blue winged ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: imaginary friend, gory, murder, hitman, crimes, kidnapping, danger, swearing, investigation, fight scenes, goofy hero, brutality ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 1K
Curfew (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When day becomes night, a strict curfew forces ordinary people to go pedal to the metal in a deadly race for freedom. During this contest, alliances and friendships are both made and lost.
Style: psychological, exciting, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: virus, curfew, competition, driver, life is a bitch, rivalry, danger, adaptation, escapades, crimes, family, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 4K
The Outpost (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Talon, the lone survivor of a race called the Blackbloods, sets off to the edge of civilisation to track her family's killers. On her journey she discovers she has supernatural powers which she must learn to harness in order to achieve her ...
Style: exciting, suspense, semi serious, brutal, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, friendship, danger, fall in love, supernatural being, murder, small town, escapades, bar, dishonesty, witchcraft, fantasy world ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 30K
The Protector (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Turkey
Duration: 40 min.
Story: The epic adventure of Hakan, a young shopkeeper whose modern world gets turned upside down when he learns he’s connected to a secret, ancient order, tasked with protecting Istanbul.
Style: exciting, enigmatic, captivating, tense
Plot: friendship, love, ancient mystery, save the world, archaeology, fight, murder, immortal, ritual, sex scene, netflix, plague ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: istanbul turkey, ottoman empire, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dead Rising: Endgame (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Investigative reporter Chase Carter must stop a secret government conspiracy in the zombie infested quarantine zone of East Mission City.
Style: unusual plot structure, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: zombie, news reporter, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, catastrophe, danger, life is a bitch, murder, death, hopes, deadly, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, danger, life is a bitch, fantasy world, family, death, time travel, dysfunctional family, superheroine, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Interrogation (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the FBI receives a threat that endangers the entire city, an interrogator and an I.T. specialist are plunged into a series of mind games with a criminal mastermind, desperately racing against time to uncover the villain's true agenda as ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: fbi, threat, deadly, fbi agent, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, death, disorder, murder, rivalry, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 9K
Baskin (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Feature length version of the 2013 Turkish short film about police making a horrifying discovery in an apartment building.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: nightmare, violence, death, accident, torture, insanity, police officer, frog, hell, survival, squad, posse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ash vs Evil Dead (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, rough, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, necronomicon, demon, heroes, chainsaw, living dead, gory, deadly creature, evil dead, survival, zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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