Extinction movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant extinction movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic, suspense and bleak films and TV shows about / with extinction, danger, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, chaos, heroes, escapades, disaster and death plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Japan, Australia and other countries.
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extinction movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as extinction: Terra Nova (2011), Zoo (2015), Dinosaur (2000), Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress (2016), Legion (2010), IO (2019), Battlestar Galactica (2004), Deep Impact (1998), Attack on Titan (2013), To the Lake (2019).

List of extinction movies

 6.7
 83K
Terra Nova (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Terra Nova follows an ordinary family on an incredible journey back in time to prehistoric Earth as a small part of a daring experiment to save the human race. In the year 2149, the world is dying. The planet is overdeveloped and overcrowded, with ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, post apocalypse, survival, adventure, changing the past or future, human existence, extinction, dangerous animal, research, expedition, sent to the past ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 22nd century
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 6.6
 25K
Zoo (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet, a young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dangerous animal, extinction, mutation, save the world, pandemic, experiment, safari, survival, animals, conspiracy, death, veterinarian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.4
 61K
Dinosaur (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Style: entertaining, feel good, touching, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, disney, talking animals, extinction, family, adventure, survival, animal life, animals, friendship, catastrophe, rescue ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Compilation film of the first half of the TV series.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, intense, cynical ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: mutation, post apocalypse, extinction, steampunk, courage, murder, chase, death, monster, brutality, fight scenes, lone hero ...
Place: japan
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 5.2
 105K
Legion (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope for survival lies in a group of strangers trapped in an out-of-the-way, desert diner with the Archangel Michael.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, apocalypse, good versus evil, save the world, survival, god, fallen angel, desert, religion, supernatural, heroes, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north america, los angeles
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 4.7
 34K
IO (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As a young scientist searches for a way to save a dying Earth, she finds a connection with a man who's racing to catch the last shuttle off the planet.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, extinction, save the world, distant planet, exodus, colonization, scientist, escape, destruction, science, outer space ...
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Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, space wars, outer space, androids and robots, alien planet, space and aliens, space battle, cyborgs, military, post apocalypse, extinction, heroes ...
Time: future
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 6.2
 178K
Deep Impact (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, touching, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: natural disaster, end of the world, catastrophe, disaster, nasa, evacuation, astronaut, extinction, save the world, life & death, president, comet ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., tucson arizona, virginia, langley virginia, manhattan new york city ...
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 9.0
 354K
Attack on Titan (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by Titans. Titans are typically several stories tall, seem to have no intelligence, devour human beings and, worst of all, seem to do it for the pleasure rather than as a food source. A ...
Style: serious, mysterious, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: giant, life turned upside down, giant monster, friendship, friends, death, future dystopia, army, transformation, survival, tragedy, threat ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Retrovirus, which was conceived as a tool for industrial genetic engineering, has gotten out of control and is spreading rapidly. While it crosses all organisms within our ecological system completely indiscriminately (mixing plant with animal and ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, epidemic, apocalypse, survivor, zombie apocalypse, extinction, isolation, death, vestiges of humanity, chaos, infection, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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 7.2
 13K
To the Lake (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
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, suspense, apocalyptic
Plot: epidemic, virus, apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, extinction, panic, terminal illness, family in danger, fear, disease, society ...
Place: moscow russia, russia
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Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
Style: sincere, touching, inspirational, sad, captivating ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: gorilla, jungle, environmental, animals, extinction, environmentalism, human spirit, survival, hunting, nature, mountain, life & death ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1966
Place: africa, congo, rwanda
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 6.7
 90K
I Am Mother (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A teenage girl is raised underground by a robot "Mother", designed to repopulate the earth following an extinction event. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, captivating, philosophical ...
Plot: robot, artificial intelligence, post apocalypse, bunker, end of the world, mission, man versus machine, apocalypse, mother, human versus robot, technology, extinction ...
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
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 5.4
 21K
Phantoms (1998)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, twist ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, supernatural, small town, military, sheriff, ghost town, hotel, extinction, survival, apocalypse, good versus evil, quarantine ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, los angeles, usa, california
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The Last Days (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 2013; A mysterious epidemic spreads across the planet. Humanity develops an irrational fear of open spaces that causes instant death. Soon, the world population is trapped inside buildings. As Barcelona descends into chaos, Marc sets off on a quest ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: epidemic, apocalypse, post apocalypse, plague, survival, confinement indoors, chaos and mayhem, panic, fear, subway, pregnancy, agoraphobia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Pulse 2: Afterlife (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The world has been reshaped by the invasion of ghosts via the wireless internet. Cities are deserted, technology has been destroyed and the few remaining human beings eschew anything electrical in order to avoid a confrontation with the soulless ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, apocalypse, supernatural, chaos, extinction, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, survival, missing child, escapades, supernatural ability, undead ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.2
 136K
Reign of Fire (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic England, an American volunteer and a British survivor team up to fight off a brood of fire-breathing dragons seeking to return to global dominance after centuries of rest underground. The Brit -- leading a clan of survivors to ...
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, entertaining, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, apocalypse, post apocalypse, deadly creature, heroic mission, fantasy world, survival, monster, vestiges of humanity, destruction, chaos, heroes ...
Time: future, near future, 2020s
Place: england, london, ireland, europe, britain ...
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 3.6
 1K
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, apocalyptic ...
Plot: meteor shower, meteorite, extinction, disaster, escapades, save the world, apocalypse, space and aliens, destiny, mother daughter relationship, science, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 3.2
 1K
Genesis (2018)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After an apocalyptic event, the remnants of humanity create an artificial intelligence to save them.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, extinction, artificial intelligence, free will, biohazard, human nature, experiment, rivalry, robot, president, distopia ...
Time: future
Place: england
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 5.2
 109K
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, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: alien invasion, apocalypse, alien, end of the world, survival, adventure, post apocalypse, obsessive quest, invasion, space and aliens, escapades, virus ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: ohio, usa, tower bridge london, london, new york ...
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
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: scary, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, supernatural, zombie apocalypse, monster, one man army, survival, heroine, experiment gone awry, infected, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: las vegas, salt lake city utah, utah, alaska
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Planet of the Sharks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the near future, glacial melting has covered 98% of earth's landmass. Sharks have flourished and now dominate the planet, operating as one massive school led by a mutated alpha shark.
Style: suspenseful, intense, tense, suspense
Plot: shark, extinction, mutation, fear, rescue, shark attack, water, brutality, earth, glacier, animal attack, killer animal ...
Time: future
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China: The Panda Adventure (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Experience the world of the magnificent and rare Giant Panda as you travel back in time on an exciting expedition through the breathtaking splendor of 1936 China. Inspired by the true-life story of widowed New York socialite Ruth Harkness, a ...
Style: sincere, uplifting, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: extinction, environmentalism, adventurer, human spirit, panda, conservation, animal life, estate, existence paradox, escapades, dealing with death, hopes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: china, new york
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Attack on Titan (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 100 years ago, titans suddenly appeared on Earth. Soon, human civilization veered on collapse due to the titans. Humans then built a giant wall to defend themselves. Within the giant walls, humans lived in peace, but, 100 years later, the giant wall ...
Style: macabre, stylized, talky, sexy, intense ...
Plot: monster, post apocalypse, vengeance, mutation, justice, giant, brutality, fight scenes, superhero, violent, visceral, adaptation ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan
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 3.9
 4K
Arctic Blast (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, apocalyptic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, ice age, ecological disaster, solar eclipse, freezing, save the world, survival, forces of nature, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, race against time, extinction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, usa
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 3.2
 2K
The Vanguard (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, antidote, heroic mission, survival, extinction, adventure, life is a bitch, rescue, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 4.6
 988
Aberration (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nature field researcher is investigating the strange extinction of small animals and insects in the area, which indicates that something is wrong. His suspicions are soon to be proven right when he meets May, who lives in a cabin in the forest ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, offbeat
Plot: mutant, lizard, supernatural, dangerous animal, extinction, forest, on the run, woman in danger, snow, evolution, creature feature, animal attack ...
Time: 90s
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Spirit Bear: The Simon Jackson Story (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenage boy fights to save the Spirit Bear.
Style: sincere, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, environmentalism, bear, wilderness, fighting the system, human spirit, heroic mission, obsessive quest, politics, society, escapades, extinction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 78K
The Animatrix (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and ...
Style: philosophical, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, man versus machine, apocalypse, future dystopia, save the world, technology gone awry, distopia, alternate reality, a.i., virtual reality, hacker, cyberspace ...
Time: future, 21st century, 22nd century
Place: japan, tokyo
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 7.1
 535K
I, Robot (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, cyborgs, androids and robots, distopia, future dystopia, a.i., hi-tech, man versus machine, technology gone awry, androids ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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