Movies like Awake

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Awake (2021)
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Awake (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a sudden global event wipes out all electronics and takes away humankind’s ability to sleep, chaos quickly begins to consume the world. Only Jill, an ex-soldier with a troubled past, may hold the key to a cure in the form of her own daughter. The question is, can Jill safely deliver her daughter and save the world before she herself loses her mind.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, apocalyptic, disturbing, sinister, road movie
Plot: sleep deprivation, daughter, apocalypse, little girl, mother daughter relationship, worldwide chaos, fate of humanity, humanity, chaos, against humanity, human existence, on the road, female nudity, soldier, suicide by gunshot, hospital, church, single mother, drug dealer, female protagonist, meditation, conspiracy theory, hallucination, secret laboratory, teenage boy ...

Most similar movies to Awake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and exciting films with plots about danger, apocalypse, catastrophe, chaos, survival, disaster film and heroes mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Awake: San Andreas Mega Quake (2019), The Apocalypse (2007), 100 Degrees Below Zero (2013), Meteor Apocalypse (2010), Mega Cyclone (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
San Andreas Mega Quake (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Scientists make a horrible discovery: The "Big One" is coming in two days, with it, California will sink to the ocean. Their only hope is to rupture a volcano that will displace the earthquake's energy and build a new crust on the ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, natural disaster, death, lava, deadly, apocalypse, survival, military, volcanic eruption, violence, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: disaster movie, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, tornado, race against time, escapades, danger, missing child, forces of nature, parents and children, catastrophe, chaos, disaster film ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, forces of nature, rescue, chaos, danger, escapades, disaster film, climate change, snow, evacuation, scientist, volcano ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Meteor Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gigantic meteors enters Earth's orbit and begins to disintegrate, showering the entire planet with debris.
Style: disaster movie, exciting, bleak, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, meteor shower, asteroid, space and aliens, earth, chaos, race against time, society, heroes, danger, adventure, bible ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Mega Cyclone (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jupiter’s famous blemish, the Great Red Spot, has vanished. When massive storms are reported in North America, it quickly becomes apparent that the huge, high storm that has been swirling around Jupiter for hundreds of years has landed on Earth. ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: natural disaster, storm, hurricane, tornado, disaster film, teenage boy, humanity in peril, teenager, deadly, heroes, catastrophe, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Shockwave: Countdown to Disaster (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A stolen seismic weapon is activated in Yemen. A hostage freed there tries in vain to warn against its global effect. It starts seismic activity at the Californian fault line where her daughter and ex are monitoring it. Can they stop it?
Style: disaster movie, disturbing, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: disaster film, heroes, deadly, humanity in peril, super weapon, youth, chaos and mayhem, dishonesty, vestiges of humanity, survival, human existence, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Arctic Apocalypse (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A massive influx of glacial melting triggers a new ice age in the Northern Hemisphere, forcing a family to make their way across the ice-covered landscape before they are frozen out for good.
Style: apocalyptic, intense, tense, suspenseful, compassionate ...
Plot: ice age, natural disaster, disaster film, apocalypse, arctic, destruction, end of the world, struggle for survival, cold, tidal wave, forces of nature, avalanche ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Stormageddon (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What happens when you ask the most powerful computer program, run by the most powerful computers, to follow, listen and predict human behavior? The program learns, becomes sentient and begins to behave like a human. When a master computer program, ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: disaster film, distopia, computer program, natural disaster, danger, violence, military, death, evacuation, earthquake, air disaster, demolished city ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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10.0 Earthquake (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Los Angeles is about to be hit by a devastating earthquake, and time is running out to save the city from imminent danger.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: earthquake, geology, natural disaster, disaster film, scientist, science, death, industry, problem, profanity, sexual abuse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Dominion (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Earth's position in the universe has become of vital strategic importance to those who have, until now, only studied us from the far reaches of space. Knowing our weaknesses, they have planned their attack, and now, in just 5 days, life on ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, apocalypse, world domination, alien, human versus alien, brutality, invasion, violence, chase, evil alien, alien race ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Global Meltdown (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A helicopter pilot and an environmental scientist lead a exodus of survivors in a search for a safe haven after a catastrophic tectonic event causes the crust of the earth to break apart.
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: disaster film, destruction, natural disaster, earthquake, fear, escapades, deadly, humanity in peril, survival, apocalypse, heroes, pilot ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Oceans Rising (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A scientist builds a massive ark after his warnings of an Earth-destroying flood are ignored. But when it's evident the disaster will occur, those who maligned the scientist now turn to him in desperation, boarding the ark and seeking his ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, end of the world, apocalypse, scientist, boat, storm, sea, society, deadly, danger, adaptation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Absolute Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: INTER SCI climatologist Dr. David Kotzman has evidence that a shift in the Earth's polarity triggered the last Ice Age...in a single day. Now, it's happening again, and there's no time to escape. As the temperature plummets, Miami is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, forces of nature, apocalypse, save the day, save the world, rescue, race against time, earthquake, husband wife relationship, ice, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.7
 2K
Supernova (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A international science conference is held in Australia when Dr. Austin Shepard mysteriously disappears Dr. Shepard's colleague, Christopher Richardson and other people are soon faced with the reality of an impending crisis and an attempt to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, apocalypse, danger, race against time, astronomer, adventure, save the planet, government agency, escapades, heroic mission, universe ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia, africa, pentagon, taj mahal, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 2.6
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Fire Twister (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a mysterious orb of light strikes a deep water oil rig, the massive explosion erupts into a ball of flames creating a swirling mass of clouds and fire. As the twister begins to move ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: disaster film, natural disaster, firefighter, timebomb, fire, oil company, tornado, explosion, death, runaway, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Black Hole (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 2 A.M. in St. Louis when a routine scientific experiment goes terribly wrong and an explosion shakes the city. A scientific team investigates, clashing with an intergalactic, voltage-devouring creature that vaporizes them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly, save the world, deadly creature, chaos, survival, space travel, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.1
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MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, forces of nature, race against time, danger, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Atlantic Rim: Resurrection (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When huge bio-mechanical monsters descend upon the earth ready to destroy the entire city of Los Angeles, a whole new team of top notch "M-bot" pilots take control of their supercharged robot warriors and try to save the world from being ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: giant robots, killer robot, alien invasion, monster, humanity in peril, deadly, alien technology, violence, evil alien, death, alien attack, alien creature ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Quantum Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of talented but rebellious 'rock-star scientists' find themselves in a race against time to save Earth when a comet makes an unexpected turn towards our blue planet where all life may cease to exist within days if our small town ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, danger, survival, forces of nature, chaos, save the world, collision, doomsday, tsunami, anti heroes, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, alien invasion, evil alien, end of the world, invasion, space and aliens, humanity in peril, first contact, survival, destruction, fate of humanity, demolished city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, chicago illinois, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, survival, danger, chaos, apocalypse, life is a bitch, escapades, society, journey, plague, murder, violence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: rescue, zombie, disease, survival, life is a bitch, supernatural, rivalry, deadly, danger, apocalypse, future dystopia, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The 12 Disasters of Christmas (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just in time for the joyous holiday season, this film connects the ancient Mayan prophecy of worldwide destruction at the end of 2012, and the iconic holiday song, The 12 Days of Christmas. But there is hope: a father learns that his daughter is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: christmas, save the world, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, small town, escapades, forces of nature, teenage girl, rescue, survival, star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: disaster movie, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, save the world, adventure, forces of nature, danger, catastrophe, disaster film, global warming, death, chaos and mayhem, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Meteor Storm (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: San Francisco becomes a target for waves of destructive meteors after a rogue comet orbits around the earth... For astronomer, Michelle Young, what was meant to be a once-in-a-lifetime celestial event, soon turns into her worst nightmare as ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak, disaster movie ...
Plot: meteor shower, meteorite, apocalypse, danger, escapades, save the world, space and aliens, extinction, destiny, mother daughter relationship, science, meteor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Collision Course (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kate Parks has spent the past year on tour promoting her book, an in-depth look at the attempted cover up of her husband's death in a plane crash. Now all she wants is to return home to her daughter, 15-year-old Samantha. But when a powerful ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: airplane, mother daughter relationship, widow, fear, female writer, pilot, motor, death, survival, stranded, catastrophe, sky ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The movie opens with a faulty nanotechnology experiment that results in a massive, deadly explosion. The company's CEO manages to sidestep blame by framing a meddling young reporter (Katherine), who now holds the only surviving evidence needed ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, conspiracy, catastrophe, chaos, technology gone awry, danger, dishonesty, nanotechnology, explosion, reporter, save the day, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
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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, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, loneliness, plague, future dystopia, experiment, isolation, heroes, deadly creature, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.6
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LA Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For 5 billion years the Earth's core has operated like a giant, nuclear reactor. Now it's overheated, melting down like a bomb that's about to explode. The earth is being ripped apart at the seams and beneath LA, pressure is building. ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic, suspense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: disaster film, earthquake, survival, race against time, deadly, humanity in peril, demolished city, couples, destruction, love, escapades, human existence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 47K
How It Ends (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A desperate father tries to return home to his pregnant wife after a mysterious apocalyptic event turns everything to chaos.
Style: road movie, suspenseful, apocalyptic, tense
Plot: end of the world, earthquake, road trip, volcano, apocalypse, murder, lightning, father in law son in law relationship, journey, power outage, tsunami, relationships ...
Place: seattle, chicago illinois, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%