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Fear by the Lake (2020)
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Fear by the Lake (2020)
Original name: Peur sur le lac
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
TV show
Story: A mysterious and mortally contagious virus threatens the population of Annecy, in southeastern France. A desperate race against the clock envelops to find out where the virus came from and keep it from becoming an epidemic.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: virus, pandemic, society, peril, apocalypse, survival, plague, friendship, violence, death, friends, family relations, parents and children, chase, evil, fear, murder, danger, human nature, chaos, survivor, future dystopia, deadly, hiding place, escape ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and disturbing films and TV series with plots about danger, deadly, survival, death, survival horror, apocalypse and peril mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Fear by the Lake: The Walking Dead (2010), Infected (2016), One Last Sunset Redux (2015), Sickness (2017), Beyond the Call to Duty (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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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.
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, plague, danger, walking dead, future dystopia, fear, vestiges of humanity, graphic violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, america, atlanta, georgia
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Infected (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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, post apocalypse, undead, violence, plague, deadly, friends, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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One Last Sunset Redux (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of survivors struggle to exist as a virus begins to turn the entire human population into flesh eating zombies.
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, scary, exciting ...
Plot: zombie, virus, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, survival, youth, escapades, apocalypse, future dystopia, violence, plague, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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Sickness (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: On this ill-fated day when many in this sector of the world go completely insane, a group of virtual strangers left with sanity have to fight to stay alive by fending off those out for blood. The heart and courage of different individuals are ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, blood, insanity, murder, death, illness, end of the world, craziness, characters in danger, walking dead ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beyond the Call to Duty (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five Spec Ops, Alpha Squad, head a simple Recon Mission that turns into an all out war for survival against a wave of undead experiments. Alpha Squad must fight, not just for the sake of their own survival, but the fate of the world.
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspense, scary, suspenseful
Plot: zombie, evil scientist, fight, military, swat team, zombie apocalypse, peril, survival horror, walking dead, pandemic, graphic violence, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Last Light (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped inside an abandoned hospital after an unexplainable apocalyptic event. In addition to being haunted by what they've lost, the strangers must also fight off mysterious creatures that hunt them down one by ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, danger, zombie, deadly, hospital, supernatural, creature, monster, deathtrap, insanity, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Face of Evil (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On July 4th, private Jay Williams returns home from the Middle East, but a mysterious epidemic breaks out and infects his friends at his party. On the road to salvation, Jay is joined by his ex-sergeant, who reveals chilling secrets leading to a ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, suspense
Plot: zombie, epidemic, infection, soldier, violence, pandemic, characters in danger, survival, survivor, walking dead, zombie apocalypse, plague ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Opstandelsen (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Opstandelsen brings the zombie apocalypse into the house of God. Simon's three siblings gather at his funeral - where all hell breaks loose as the undead rise from their graves, driving the siblings down into the deep dark catacombs below the ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, death, church, religion, blood, christianity, walking dead, vestiges of humanity, pandemic, plague, hiding place ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Night Zero (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A dinner party turns deadly when a group of friends is trapped inside of their house after a massive alien invasion threatens to take over the world. Things take a turn for the worse when they discover that the chemical the military is using to ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
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In the Earth (2021)
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Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Capital dos Mortos 2: Mundo Morto (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Five years after the events of "The Capital of the Dead", Lucas joins forces with the traumatized Denise. Together they attempt to keep their sanity while fighting off the undead in a world where zombies are not the most dangerous beings.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, scary
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The Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, bleak, tense ...
Audience: teen drama
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Place: denmark
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Duration: 105 min.
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Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Virus Shark (2021)
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Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, scary, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, 2010s
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Genre: Action, Horror
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The Zombinator (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sadness (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: With the spread of the new virus, people all over the world are becoming numb to the virus. No one believes that the mutation of the virus and the Tibet crisis are coming. Junzhe and his girlfriend Kai Ting discuss when the epidemic will end, but ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing, suspense ...
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Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
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