Doomsday movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant doomsday movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, tense, psychotronic and weird films and TV shows about / with doomsday, apocalypse, end of the world, danger, catastrophe, chaos, death, blood, survival and gun plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
doomsday movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as doomsday: Last Night (1998), Watchmen (2009), Doomsday Book (2012), Knowing (2009), Doomsday Prophecy (2011), Daylight's End (2016), I Heart Doomsday (2010), Quantum Apocalypse (2010), Bird Box (2018), Friend of the World (2020).

List of doomsday movies

Last Night (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day. While widower Patrick Wheeler braces for his fate, he meets Sandra, the wife of a businessman who is intent on ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, surreal, emotional ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, doomsday, satire, human nature, hopes, existentialism, computer, christmas, solitude, pianist, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, future, turn of the century, year 2000
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Watchmen (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered, an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited ...
Style: neo noir, bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alternate reality, conspiracy, superhero, parallel world, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, human nature, moral dilemma, hidden identity, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1969, year 1970 ...
Place: usa, ussr, new york, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
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Doomsday Book (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 'A Brave New World', a virus brings the city to ruins and zombies flood the streets of Seoul. In 'The Heavenly Creature', a robot reaches enlightenment while working at a temple, but its creators deem this phenomenon a threat ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, tense, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: androids and robots, survival, apocalypse, zombie, society, rescue, a.i., plague, technophobia, doomsday, robot, salvation ...
Time: future
Place: seoul, asia, korea
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Knowing (2009)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teacher opens a time capsule that has been dug up at his son's elementary school; in it are some chilling predictions -- some that have already occurred and others that are about to -- that lead him to believe his family plays a role in the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Audience: kids
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, foreknowledge, disaster, supernatural, catastrophe, prediction, prophecy, air disaster, code, scientist, professor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 20th century, year 1959 ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston, new york
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Doomsday Prophecy (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Doomsday Prophecy is a 2011 sci-fi disaster television film by Jason Bourque starring Jewel Staite, Alan Dale and A.J. Buckley.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prophet, end of the world, save the world, chaos, apocalypse, ancient mystery, race against time, escapades, doomsday, disaster, catastrophe, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa, bulgaria, new york, black sea, seattle
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Daylight's End (2016)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Years after a mysterious plague has devastated the planet and turned most of humanity into blood-hungry creatures, a rogue drifter on a vengeful hunt stumbles across a band of survivors in an abandoned police station and reluctantly agrees to try to ...
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, tense, brutal, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, post apocalypse, zombie outbreak, zombie violence, survival horror, infection, zombie survival, vampire, plague, virus, survival, cannibalism ...
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I Heart Doomsday (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scientist builds an android to reconnect with his amnesiac lover.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating
Plot: mad scientist, romance, love triangle, androids and robots, a.i., experiment gone awry, fall in love, society, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, chaos, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, survival, chaos, save the world, forces of nature, collision, disaster, doomsday, tsunami, escapades, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, end of the world, survival horror, blindness, suicide, post apocalypse, murder, bird, fear, parents and children, creature, chase ...
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Friend of the World (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: After a catastrophic war, an eccentric general guides a filmmaker through a ravaged bunker.
Style: suspense, neo noir, surreal, experimental, absurd ...
Plot: post apocalypse, military, zombie apocalypse, nightmare, body horror, surrealism, absurdism, bunker, murder, fight, filmmaker, violence ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s, near future
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Falling Fire (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the not so distant future mankind has squandered their resources. A team of specialists is sent to the nearby asteroid field to retrieve an asteroid that will serve to replenish some of our natural resources. However, unbeknownst to the team, ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: doomsday, asteroid, female nudity, nuclear, terrorism, cult, family relations, severed arm
Place: chile
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Hell of the Living Dead (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating zombies. NB: Not to be confused with the 1981 American-made film with the same title.
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, race against time, survival, disorder, mad scientist, heroes, journalism, rescue, deadly creature, supernatural, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: europe, spain, barcelona, papua new guinea, italy
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Undead (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, small town, plague, save the world, isolation, apocalypse, farmhouse, eaten alive, zombie attack, invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
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Radioflash (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a nuclear device causes an electromagnetic pulse that kills power to more than 200 million people, a teenage girl must help lead her family to survival in a dark new world.
Style: dark, futuristic, thought provoking, serious, apocalyptic ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, post apocalypse, end of the world, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, distopia, car accident, darkness, teenager, trick, teenage protagonist ...
Time: future
Place: idaho, america
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10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, twist ending, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: apocalypse, post apocalypse, underground bunker, alien invasion, survivalist, bunker, bomb shelter, paranoia, captive, conspiracy theory, alien, ufo ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the insane General Jack D. Ripper initiates a nuclear strike on the Soviet Union, a war room full of politicians, generals and a Russian diplomat all frantically try to stop the nuclear strike.
Style: suspense, cynical, humorous, not serious, biting ...
Plot: cold war, satire, nuclear, anti war, military, paranoia, bomb, president, weirdo, disaster, pilot, nuclear threat ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1942
Place: pentagon, russia, ussr
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The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The last day of creation. A stranger arrives in London. No one knows who he is or where he has come from. By the time he leaves, the entire universe will have been erased.
Style: surreal, exciting, mind bending, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, taxi driver, abduction, chaos, state affairs, save the world, human nature, dark humor, law enforcement, space and aliens, political unrest, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, england
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Blindness (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Brazil, Canada, Japan, UK, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, intense, philosophical ...
Plot: plague, blind character, post apocalypse, distopia, society, chaos, fight, doctor, social decay, human spirit, disability, suffering ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sao paulo brazil
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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, light, humorous, parody ...
Plot: meteorite, end of the world, disaster, outer space, astronaut, natural disaster, swinger, apocalypse, gay relationship, violence, chaos, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, distant future, year 1994
Place: usa, north america, america, new york, illinois ...
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The Directive (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the aftermath of an incurable virus spread, a robot seeking to eradicate humanity deceptively guides a Red Cross survivor to sanctuary with the false hope of his family awaiting in Safe Zone 57.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, educational, epic, suspense ...
Plot: zombie outbreak, sole survivor, robot, expedition, journey, zombie survival, virus, top secret, rat, surrealism, loss of father, zombie attack ...
Time: 2020s, future, near future, year 2019
Place: colorado, washington d.c., usa, utah, china ...
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious ticktock noise. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town's sleepy facade magically springs to life with a secret world of witches and ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, humorous, fairy tale, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, horror for children
Plot: haunted house, magician, wizards, uncle, spell, secret passageway, orphan, friendship, book of magic, back from the dead, halloween, demon ...
Time: year 1955, 50s
Place: michigan, germany
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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 holocaust, anti war protest, nuclear war, cold war, geopolitics, military service, disaster, catastrophe, mass death, mayhem, american politics, downbeat ending ...
Place: usa, ussr, saudi arabia, middle east
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WCW Uncensored 1996 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Uncensored 1996 took place on March 24, 1996 from the Tupelo Coliseum in Tupelo, Mississippi. The idea behind this event is that each match is unsanctioned, with a heavy emphasis on gimmick matches. The main event was The Mega Powers (Hulk Hogan ...
Plot: wrestling, female wrestler, aristocracy, squire, loch ness monster, fear, brother brother relationship, cell, world championship wrestling, hulk hogan, professional wrestling, horseman ...
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Day of the Dead (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final chapter of George A. Romero's "Dead Trilogy". In an underground government installation they are searching for a cure to overcome this strange transformation into zombies. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, insanity, virus, survival, living dead, chaos, deadly creature, mad scientist, underground bunker, cannibalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
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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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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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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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2012 Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On December 21, 2012 four strangers on a journey of faith are drawn to an ancient temple in the heart of Mexico. For the Mayans it is the last recorded day. For NASA scientists it is a cataclysmic polar shift. For the rest of us, it is Doomsday.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, climate change, chaos, race against time, adventure, save the world, forces of nature, heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, san diego california, california, usa
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Annihilation Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two scientists fight to save the planet after a group of terrorists destroy a particle accelerator.
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: chaos, technology gone awry, apocalypse, race against time, terrorism, disaster, scientist, destruction, save the planet, catastrophe, distopia, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, switzerland, barcelona, geneva switzerland
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Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: healing power, prodigy, catholic church, human nature, monastery, hopes, gender, against the rules, clergy, introspection, idealism, power relations ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
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