Mass death movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mass death movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, exciting, tense and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with mass death, death, suspense, apocalypse, disaster, danger, survival, post apocalypse, fear and corpse plots mostly in Thriller, Sci-Fi and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mass death: Containment (2015), The First Purge (2018), Titanic (1997), War of the Worlds (2005), The Swarm (1978), 2012 (2009), The Midnight Sky (2020), Blood Of The Beast (2003), Nature Unleashed: Volcano (2005), Greenland (2020).

List of mass death movies

Containment (2015)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Neighbors in a block wake one morning to find they have been sealed inside their apartments. Can they work together to find out why? Or will they destroy each other in their fight to escape?
Style: serious, suspenseful, slasher, psychological thriller
Plot: epidemic, infection, apocalypse, quarantine, trapped, pandemic, secret, life turned upside down, human nature, society, virus, suspense ...
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The First Purge (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, slasher, psychological, scary ...
Plot: murder, sadism, atrocity, social injustice, survival horror, suspense, abuse of power, experiment, racism, politics, violence, distopia ...
Time: year 2014, year 2017, 2010s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
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Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, dramatic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids, teens ...
Plot: love, love story, titanic, disaster, ship, forbidden love, love and romance, fall in love, tragedy, survival, ocean, shipwreck ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: los angeles, new york, atlantic ocean, england
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War of the Worlds (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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: exciting, suspenseful, tense, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, alien, alien invasion, survival, end of the world, catastrophe, disaster, space and aliens, invasion, evil alien, destruction, natural disaster ...
Time: future, jurassic, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, asia, europe ...
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The Swarm (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack without reason. Disaster movie-master Irwin Allen's film contains ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, natural horror, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, military, natural disaster, race against time, panic, survival, small town, suspense, bee, monster, antidote, plague ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, houston texas, austin texas, latin america
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2012 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, apocalypse, end of the world, natural disaster, catastrophe, race against time, tsunami, forces of nature, humanity in peril, destruction, human existence, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future, 2010s, near future, 2000s, year 2009 ...
Place: los angeles, las vegas, mount everest, british columbia, london ...
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The Midnight Sky (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.
Style: futuristic, apocalyptic, tricky, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: space travel, space station, astronaut, survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, nuclear radiation, space colony, scientist, space exploration, disaster, space ...
Time: 2040s
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Blood Of The Beast (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the year 2012, the 3rd great war comes to an end. The war claims no victors, but both sides succeed in executing their chemical warfare campaigns. The result is over 3 billion deaths. Over ninety-eight percent of the male survivors are rendered ...
Style: experimental, avant garde, surreal, bleak, tense ...
Plot: zombie, violence, paranoia, mass destruction, massacre, distopia, death, camping, car, cloning, apocalypse, religion ...
Time: 2010s, 2030s, future
Place: usa
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Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An outbreak of avian flu mutates into a virus that becomes transmittable from human to human.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: epidemic, pandemic, virus, disaster, quarantine, isolation, heroic mission, race against time, plague, experiment gone awry, chaos, life is a bitch ...
Place: usa, virginia, angola
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Nature Unleashed: Volcano (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on assignment covering a volcanic eruption journalist Russell Woods' life is shattered when his wife is killed in the ensuing carnage. Grieving he travels to the small village in Italy where she was born. There he is followed by a curious ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: volcano, natural disaster, disaster, forces of nature, riddles and clues, destiny, small town, survival, suspense, mass death, catastrophe, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south america, europe, italy
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USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII. As they awaited rescue, they endured extreme thirst, hunger, and ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, shark, warship, u.s. navy, ocean, survival, war, sea, military, submarine, rescue, disobeying orders ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: pacific ocean, san francisco, the philippines, washington d.c.
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Greenland (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Style: exciting, scenic, apocalyptic, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, natural disaster, disaster, end of the world, catastrophe, humanity in peril, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, suspense, comet, panic, race against time ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
Place: greenland, canada, atlanta georgia, kentucky, usa ...
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Snowpiercer (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting ...
Style: apocalyptic, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful, depressing ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: train, struggle for survival, post apocalypse, rebellion, apocalypse, disaster, distopia, humanity, class system, inequality, forces of nature, caste system ...
Time: future, 2020s
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Sanctuary Population One (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young idealist, Ethan, is left searching for his family while fighting the infected, Med-Ex militia and bloodthirsty marauders, and the ghosts of his past.
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, touching
Plot: colonization, mutant, third world, mission, society, lovers apart, vaccination, new life, allies, mars, elite, suspense ...
Time: distant future
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Don't Look Up (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two low-level astronomers, upon discovering that a meteor will strike the Earth in six months, go on a media tour to try to warn the world but find an unreceptive and unbelieving populace.
Style: entertaining, feel good, funny, thought provoking, apocalyptic ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: disaster, asteroid, end of the world, meteorite, space, social satire, chaos, save the world, astronaut, apocalypse, politics, natural disaster ...
Time: future, year 1994, 2020s, distant future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north america, america, michigan ...
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The Tomorrow War (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An ordinary man is recruited by time travellers from 30 years in the future to fight in a war against deadly aliens.
Style: futuristic, exciting, anamorphic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: time travel, alien invasion, alien, future war, military, soldier, evil alien, resistance, father daughter relationship, struggle for survival, future dystopia, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: dominican republic, usa, north america, russia, bahamas ...
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Countdown to Looking Glass (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fictional confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway to the Persian Gulf. The narrative of the film details the events that lead up to the initial exchange of nuclear weapons from the ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: nuclear war, nuclear holocaust, disaster, apocalypse, post apocalypse, found footage, cold war, catastrophe, distopia, nuclear threat, downbeat ending, mass death ...
Place: ussr, usa, saudi arabia, middle east
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I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, 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: intense, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, post apocalypse, virus, distopia, supernatural, isolation, infected, end of the world, dog ...
Time: future, jurassic, 2000s, year 2012, near future ...
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
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Narcos (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, political ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, drug cartel, drug dealer, drug dealing, rise to the top, cartel, illegal drugs, cia agent, dea, master criminal, drugs, smuggling ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 20th century
Place: colombia, latin america, mexico, south america, panama ...
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Day of Resurrection (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Scientists in Antarctica desperately try to find a cure to a military virus that was released in a plane crash and has wiped out the rest of the world.
Style: apocalyptic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, apocalypse, disaster, epidemic, submarine, post apocalypse, infection, virus, chaos, deadly virus, ghost, quarantine ...
Time: year 1983, year 1982, year 1988, 80s, year 1981
Place: antarctica, empire state building manhattan new york city, paris france, washington d.c., moscow russia ...
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The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and ...
Style: exciting, tense, intense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, disaster, plague, survival, train crash, terrorism, race against time, quarantine, catastrophe, disease, suspense, military ...
Time: 70s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: geneva switzerland, poland, new orleans, europe, sweden ...
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The Gustloff (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Joseph Vilsmaier Two-part TV movie focuses on the tragic events surrounding the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, a German passenger ship, at the end of World War II. On 30 January 1945, Captain Hellmuth Kehding was in charge of the ship, evacuating ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: ship, world war two, torpedo, escapades, wartime life, downfall, ocean, evacuation, confined, military, chaos and mayhem, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe
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The Day After (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, futuristic, harsh, serious ...
Plot: cold war, nuclear war, disaster, apocalypse, post apocalypse, end of the world, nuclear holocaust, radiation, catastrophe, distopia, nuclear bomb, natural disaster ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: usa, kansas, new jersey, missouri, nebraska ...
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The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, splatter, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, cemetery, monster, undead, punk, cannibalism, female nudity, crematorium, supernatural, paramedic, zombie attack, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, san diego california, kentucky
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The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs.
Style: tense, breathtaking, exciting, dystopian, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, home invasion, survival horror, masked man, group of strangers, future dystopia, graphic violence, survival, rage, violence, violent, suspense ...
Time: near future, 2020s, future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, splatter, psychotronic, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, chaos, infection, survival, shopping mall, violence, epidemic, monster, siege, living dead ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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Skyfire (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tianhuo Island is a beautiful paradise. It almost makes people forget that it is located in the "Ring of Fire", the world-famous Pacific Rim volcanic belt. Young geologist Li Xiaomeng brings her team here to develop the first volcanic ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, volcano, resort, island, volcanic eruption, catastrophe, father daughter relationship, fire, destruction, race against time, survival ...
Time: 2010s
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The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, absurd, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, alien invasion, alien, post apocalypse, end of the world, invasion, survival, virus, distopia, twists and turns, obsessive quest, youth ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: ohio, usa, new york, tower bridge london, london ...
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Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A horror film based on a real-life mass murder that took place in 1966. Richard Franklin Speck was a mass murderer who systematically tortured, raped and murdered eight student nurses from South Chicago Community Hospital in 1966.
Style: slasher, tense, disturbing, rough, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, murder, psychopath, violence spree, confined, hostage, journalism, maniac, misogynist, brutality, psychiatrist ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, dallas texas
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Carrie (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, tense, intense, scary ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: bullying, vengeance, social misfits, cruelty, prom, telekinesis, revenge, abusive mother, prank, female protagonist, public humiliation, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979, future, near future
Place: maine, usa
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