Movies and TV shows like The Stand

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The Stand (2020)
 5.5
 21K
The Stand (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 510 min.
TV show
Story: After the world is decimated by a man-made plague, a battle of literally Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.
Style: rough, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: post apocalypse, god or devil, deadly virus, epidemic, devil, survivor, future dystopia, wilderness, adventure, save the world, laboratory, fighting illness, brutality, good versus evil, escapades, deadly, end of the world, virus, clinic, pandemic, disease, abandonment, hysteria, experiment
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to The Stand

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and scary films and TV series with plots about survival, danger, post apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, chaos and society mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Stand: Dominion (2014), I Am Legend (2007), The Passage (2019), 12 Monkeys (2015), Hidden (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 35K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
TV show
Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, plague, pandemic, deadly virus, supernatural, good versus evil, future dystopia, race against time, psychic, survival, danger, survivor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, las vegas, kentucky, missouri, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 23K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, good versus evil, fate of humanity, danger, soldier, chosen one, supernatural, survival, save the world, supernatural ability, future dystopia, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 716K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, loneliness, plague, future dystopia, isolation, heroes, deadly creature, experiment, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
TV show
Story: The web series tells the story of a group of passengers aboard a commercial airplane during the earliest moments of the outbreak. Over the course of the series, the plane and the lives of its passengers are put in jeopardy once they discover an ...
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, suspense, rough, scary ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, zombie, epidemic, outburst, survival, disease, deadly virus, pandemic, virus, mutation, worldwide chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.3
 11K
The Passage (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A post-apocalyptic story about a botched U.S. government experiment that turns a group of death row inmates into highly infectious vampires, and an orphan girl who might be the only person able to stop the ensuing crisis.
Style: touching, disturbing, exciting, futuristic, captivating ...
Plot: post apocalypse, vampire, government conspiracy, dystopic future, child in peril, distopia, protector, vaccine, supernatural ability, escape, illness, scientific experiment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 43K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, time machine, epidemic, post apocalypse, sent to the past, plague, virus, apocalypse, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 21K
Hidden (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A family takes refuge in a fallout shelter to avoid a dangerous outbreak.
Style: dark, suspense, psychological, twist ending, scary ...
Audience: kids
Plot: post apocalypse, quarantine, epidemic, virus, bomb shelter, underground, survival, plot twist, murder, father daughter relationship, nightmare, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 34K
The Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark on a perilous search for safety. A Scandinavian thriller series.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, compassionate ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: post apocalypse, virus, survival, illness, vestiges of humanity, danger, zombie, pandemic, search, walking dead, brother sister relationship, desperation ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 17K
Extinction (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, USA, Hungary, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: And suddenly, overnight, the world came to a halt. Two men, two survivors, one kid, and hatred that separates them. A place forgotten by everyone, including the creatures that inhabit the Earth... until now.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, intense, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, post apocalyptic, zombie, end of the world, epidemic, father daughter relationship, survival, parenthood, wilderness, chase, betrayal ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Lost Future (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of post-apocalyptic survivors, struggle to survive in a world where jungles and forests and primeval wetlands and deserts have obliterated civilization. They staunchly face genetically mutating beasts and mysterious diseases in an attempt to ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, exciting, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, post apocalypse, survival, deadly virus, virus, isolation, plague, adventure, future dystopia, wilderness, apocalypse, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: distant future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 11K
To the Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Mini-series in which an unknown virus turns Moscow into a city of the dead. There is no electricity, money has lost all value and those who are still not infected, are desperately fighting for food and fuel. The main character, Sergei, lives outside ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: virus, epidemic, apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, disease, extinction, terminal illness, family in danger, fear, society, panic ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 756
Infection (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Venezuela, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Film about an epidemic outbreak of a new rabies virus in Venezuela and a father trying to save his son from contagion. A Russian man is in Caracas under the influence of the Krokodil drug, when he gets infected with the rabies virus and starts an ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary, exciting
Plot: post apocalypse, infection, zombie, virus, zombie apocalypse, danger, disease, survival, gory, body horror, end of the world, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 13K
V Wars (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After a mysterious disease begins transforming people into vampires, Dr. Luther Swann is pitted against his best friend, now a powerful vampire leader.
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: vampire, epidemic, immortality, virus, danger, brotherhood, friendship, survival, apocalypse, monster, good versus evil, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 28
Infected (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When Marcus Smith's whole life turns completely upside down due to an Infectious disease that turns the dead into walking dead, he must ban together with his old friend Shane Valdez and a group of Survivors. Together they learn the new way of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, walking dead, heroes, flesh eating zombie, zombie outbreak, violence, undead, post apocalypse, plague, deadly, friends, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A heroic group of teens sheltered from the dangers of the post-apocalyptic world leave the safety of the only home they have ever known and embark on a cross-country journey to find the one man who can possibly save the world.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, bleak, scary, tense
Plot: post apocalypse, walking dead, zombie, undead, plague, human existence, survival, survivor, zombie apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.9
 43K
Sweet Tooth (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: On a perilous adventure across a post-apocalyptic world, a lovable boy who's half-human and half-deer searches for a new beginning with a gruff protector.
Style: captivating, apocalyptic, disturbing, tense
Plot: post apocalypse, hybrid, half human, child, supernatural being, struggle for survival, adventure, fantasy world, magical creature, creature, survival, dream world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 394K
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, tense, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, post apocalypse, survival, plague, zombie apocalypse, infected, fear, rage, research ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, manchester england, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
20 Years After (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the middle of nowhere, 20 years after an apocalyptic terrorist event that obliterated the face of the world!
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Plot: post apocalypse, life is a bitch, survival, escapades, society, danger, chaos, pregnancy, future dystopia, apocalypse, babies and infants, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do to have everything you desire? Step inside 666 Park Avenue, New York's most seductive address. We all have some burning needs, desires and ambitions. For the residents of The Drake, the premier apartment building on ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: god or devil, supernatural, wish come true, fear, nightmare, desire, obsession, good versus evil, neighbor, danger, mysterious character, temptation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Planet of the Apes (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Two astronauts and a sympathetic chimp friend are fugitives in a future Earth dominated by a civilization of humanoid apes. Based on the 1968 Planet of the Apes film and its sequels, which were inspired by the novel of the same name by Pierre ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, future dystopia, astronaut, ape, danger, survival, escapades, on the run, chases and races, adventure, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 2K
Logan's Run (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a futuristic society where reaching the age of 30 is a death sentence, a rebellious law enforcement agent goes on the run in search of Sanctuary.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic
Plot: future dystopia, chase, track down, adventure, danger, escapades, on the run, chases and races, androids and robots, secret place, chaos, sanctuary ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Edge of Extinction (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: 15 years after a global apocalypse, mankind is on the verge of extinction. Civilisation no longer exists, food is scarce and most eke out a living by stealing and killing. One boy clings onto life in the desolate British countryside, where staying ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, end of the world, pandemic, survivor, cannibal, survivalist, characters in danger, survival, panic, society, fear ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Sheriff's deputy Rick Grimes awakens from a coma to find a post-apocalyptic world dominated by flesh-eating zombies. He sets out to find his family and encounters many other survivors along the way.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, plague, danger, moral dilemma, walking dead, future dystopia, vestiges of humanity, graphic violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia, america, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 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, suspense, tense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, rescue, disease, survival, supernatural, chaos, deadly, life is a bitch, danger, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 42K
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, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, post apocalypse, survival, infected, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 82K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, chaos, escapades, worldwide chaos, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, nanotechnology ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Burning Zone (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The Burning Zone is a television drama broadcast on the UPN network as part of its 1996–97 lineup. It ran for 19 episodes. The series was rerun on SciFi Channel in the mid-to-late 1990s. The Burning Zone featured a team of American agents who ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: deadly virus, heroes, chases and races, race against time, partners, plague, heroic mission, catastrophe, bio weapon, danger, deadly, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Outer Limits (1963)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Outer Limits is an American television series that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1965. The series is often compared to The Twilight Zone, but with a greater emphasis on science fiction stories. The Outer Limits is an anthology of self-contained ...
Style: serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak, philosophical ...
Plot: time travel, supernatural ability, mystery, save the world, future dystopia, space and aliens, danger, space travel, alien encounter, space wars, science, alternate reality ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, tense, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, chaos, plague, family relations, parents and children, survival, life is a bitch, danger, society, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Battlestar Galactica (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: After a 40-year armistice in a war between the Twelve Colonies and the Cylons, the Cylons launch a surprise nuclear attack intended to exterminate the human race. Virtually all of the population of the Twelve Colonies are wiped out.
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, future dystopia, space battle, imaginary, obsessive quest, androids and robots, outer space, escapades, good versus evil, space and aliens, survivor ...
Time: future, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%