Zombie apocalypse movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant zombie apocalypse movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, suspenseful, suspense, splatter, tense and exciting films and TV shows about / with zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, apocalypse, danger, death, deadly, virus, gore and graphic violence plots mostly in Horror, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as zombie apocalypse: World War Z (2013), Zombieland (2009), Train to Busan (2016), Shaun of the Dead (2004), Dawn of the Dead (2004), The Walking Dead (2010), Warm Bodies (2013), 28 Weeks Later (2007), Resident Evil (2002), Z Nation (2014).

List of zombie apocalypse movies

 7.0
 647K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, zombie apocalypse, save the world, end of the world, scientist, plague, epidemic, deadly virus, virus, infected, asthma ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem, israel, paris france ...
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 7.6
 560K
Zombieland (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, parody, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, dark humor, plague, survival horror, road trip, chaos and mayhem, chaos, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, texas, california
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 7.6
 208K
Train to Busan (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Martial law is declared when a mysterious viral outbreak pushes Korea into a state of emergency. Those on an express train to Busan, a city that has successfully fended off the viral outbreak, must fight for their own survival…
Style: suspense, tense, emotional, touching, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival horror, pandemic, zombie attack, survival, train, quarantine, living dead, train crash, self sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: south korea, korea, busan, east asia, seoul
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Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.
Style: parody, witty, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, dark humor, siege, cult, zombie attack, zombie outbreak, zombie survival, cannibalism, survival, friends, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, england, london, britain
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Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, plague, virus, group of strangers, walking dead, chaos and mayhem, death, siege ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin, midwest
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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, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, survival, post apocalypse, walking dead, plague, moral dilemma, graphic violence, vestiges of humanity, pandemic, supernatural ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, atlanta, georgia, america
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 6.8
 229K
Warm Bodies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Style: sentimental, humorous, light, romantic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: zombie, love and romance, supernatural romance, fall in love, zombie apocalypse, forbidden love, supernatural, young man, post apocalypse, young woman, power of love, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 272K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, infected, post apocalypse, plague, virus, end of the world, chaos, chaos and mayhem, mutant, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
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 6.6
 265K
Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain ...
Style: scary, suspense, futuristic, bloody, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, bio weapon, zombie apocalypse, virus, infected, mutant, survival, experiment gone awry, quarantine, monster, good versus evil, chase ...
Time: future, 2000s, near future
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Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, friendship, teenager, survival, strip club, boy scout, youth, small town, scout, camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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 6.7
 36K
Z Nation (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Three years after the zombie virus has gutted the country, a team of everyday heroes must transport the only known survivor of the plague from New York to California, where the last functioning viral lab waits for his blood.
Style: scary, suspenseful, absurd, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, virus, apocalypse, survival, chaos, post apocalypse, graphic violence, gunfight, supernatural, on the road, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa
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 5.9
 16K
The Horde (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A posse of crooked cops, malevolent gangsters and a horde of walking dead are the centre point of this gruesome, tight, action packed, claustrophobic tale of retribution and escape. Penned like animals, on the top floor of a deserted high-rise ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, survival, murder, violence spree, gang, wrong place wrong time, gang war, graphic violence, vigilantism, fear, criminal gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 7.5
 404K
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, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, epidemic, plague, fear, infected, rage, quarantine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, europe, england, big ben london, manchester ...
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 6.3
 37K
#Alive (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As a grisly virus rampages a city, a lone man stays locked inside his apartment, digitally cut off from seeking help and desperate to find a way out.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, isolation, apocalypse, walking dead, survival, zombie attack, infestation, zombie outbreak, virus, deadly virus, zombie survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seoul, south korea
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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, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, chaos, plague, family relations, survival, life is a bitch, society, single parent, post apocalypse, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 5.8
 8K
Zombieland (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Zombieland follows four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home.
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, road movie, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, escapades, dark humor, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, survival, walking dead, survival horror, road trip, zombie attack, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Land of the Dead (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The world is full of zombies and the survivors have barricaded themselves inside a walled city to keep out the living dead. As the wealthy hide out in skyscrapers and chaos rules the streets, the rest of the survivors must find a way to stop the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, siege, back from the dead, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, heroes, soldier, escapades ...
Time: future, year 1995, 2000s, 90s
Place: pittsburgh
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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, suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, epidemic, apocalypse, zombie, survival, survivor, disease, deadly virus, pandemic, worldwide chaos, virus, mutation ...
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Zombie Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Months after a zombie plague has wiped out 90 percent of the American population, a small group of survivors fight their way cross-country to a rumored refuge on the island of Catalina.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, serious, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie survival, zombie outbreak, apocalypse, supernatural, zombie, graphic violence, survival, plague, escapades, disaster, chase ...
Place: usa, paris france
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 5.8
 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, zombie, end of the world, epidemic, survival, father daughter relationship, wilderness, chase, mystery, betrayal, cannibalism ...
Time: future, 80s
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Army of the Dead (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble: venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.
Style: psychotronic, road movie, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, walking dead, survival, heist, apocalypse, tiger, battlefield, moral dilemma, violence, escape, panic ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: las vegas, usa, utah
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 7.6
 20K
Dead Set (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 141 min.
TV show
Story: During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside of the Big Brother House.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, intense, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, cannibalism, group of strangers, confined, satire, society, human nature, death, dark humor, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City (2021)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A reboot of the "Resident Evil" franchise. Set in 1998, the intention is to re-create the 'terrifying visceral experience' of the first two games in the series, exploring 'the secrets hidden in the walls of the Spenser ...
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, infection, mutant, death, post apocalypse, supernatural, distopia, end of the world, zombie attack, monster, one against many ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1998
Place: usa, europe
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The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.
Style: dark, suspense, psychotronic, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, pandemic, infection, zombie child, gas mask, distopia, bunker, eaten alive, little girl ...
Time: future
Place: london
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 4.9
 3K
Re-Kill (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five years after a zombie outbreak, the men and women of R-Division hunt down and destroy the undead. When they see signs of a second outbreak, they fear humanity may not survive.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, conspiracy, military, society, survival horror, supernatural, vestiges of humanity, future dystopia, killings, post apocalypse, survivor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.5
 31K
Peninsula (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A soldier and his team battle hordes of post-apocalyptic zombies in the wastelands of the Korean Peninsula
Style: apocalyptic, macabre, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, post apocalypse, brutality, living dead, survival, death, army, undead, runaway, money, car chase ...
Time: 2020s
Place: busan, south korea, korea, hong kong
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Juan of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While Havana is full of zombies hungry for human flesh, official media reported that the disturbances are caused by dissidents paid by the United States. Panic seizes all until Juan comes to the rescue: he discovers he can kill the undead destroying ...
Style: scary, exciting, humorous, not serious, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, chaos, dark humor, survival, cannibalism, heroes, plague, supernatural, zombie attack, murder, living dead ...
Place: cuba
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Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a world overrun by zombies, military personnel and survivalists live in an underground bunker while they seek a cure.
Style: scary, rough, macabre, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, infected, zombie outbreak, post apocalypse, vaccine, graphic violence, sick child, living dead, chaos, death, virus ...
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, infection, zombie apocalypse, shopping mall, survival, siege, back from the dead, rescue, helicopter, apocalypse, loss of loved one ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, one man army, heroine, supernatural, monster, experiment gone awry, plague, zombie apocalypse, infected, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
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