Post apocalypse movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant post apocalypse movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting, tense and futuristic films and TV shows about / with post apocalypse, apocalypse, danger, survival, murder, post apocalyptic, society, death, chase and blood plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Australia, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as post apocalypse: The 100 (2014), A Quiet Place (2018), The Walking Dead (2010), I Think We're Alone Now (2018), Cargo (2017), I Am Legend (2007), I Still See You (2018), 12 Monkeys (2015), Oblivion (2013), 28 Days Later... (2002).

List of post apocalypse movies

 7.8
 161K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, leadership, danger, space station, young heroes, rivalry, betrayal, against the rules, rebellion, youth, human existence, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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 7.6
 272K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: survival, self sacrifice, monster, deafness, marriage, pregnancy, post apocalypse, creature, creature feature, sign language, silence, child in peril ...
Time: near future
Place: new york state
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The Walking Dead (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, plague, future dystopia, zombie apocalypse, chaos, danger, vestiges of humanity, fear, social decay ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
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I Think We're Alone Now (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the human race has been wiped out, Del lives in an empty town, content in his solitude and the utopia he has methodically created for himself, until he meets young Grace, who wants to stay with him.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, bleak, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: post apocalypse, small town, plot twist, ghost town, male female friendship, haunted by the past, initially antagonists, alone in the world, tough heroes, loneliness, apocalypse, burying a dead body ...
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 6.3
 23K
Cargo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being infected in the wake of a violent pandemic and with only 48 hours to live, a father struggles to find a new home for his baby daughter.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, bleak
Plot: pandemic, post apocalypse, father daughter relationship, zombie, australian, houseboat, aborigine, boat, infected, baby, community, cargo ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia
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 7.2
 611K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: 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: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, future dystopia, zombie, plague, loneliness, danger, heroes, chaos, isolation, experiment, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s, year 2012
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
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I Still See You (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bella Thorne stars in this spellbinding and romantic supernatural thriller. Ten years after an apocalyptic event left the world haunted by ghosts, Roni (Thorne) receives a threatening message from beyond the grave. Joining forces with a mysterious ...
Style: macabre, mysterious, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, life & death, death, high school, ghost, murder, post apocalypse, paranormal phenomena, fear, young adult, dead, teenage girl ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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 7.7
 34K
12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, mind bending, intense, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, plague, chaos, save the world, race against time, heroic mission, future dystopia, sent to the past, danger, virus, epidemic ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.0
 438K
Oblivion (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, apocalypse, mysterious character, vestiges of humanity, evil alien, disorder, space and aliens, resistance, survival, soldier, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: future
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, pentagon, washington d.c.
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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: suspenseful, scary, rough, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, survival, infected, virus, rage, army, chaos and mayhem, epidemic, research, survivor, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, manchester england, big ben london
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It Comes at Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
Style: suspense, brutal, psychological, rough, suspenseful
Plot: infected, fear, paranoia, hopelessness, pandemic, nightmare, darkness, violence, forest, dog, survival, cabin in the woods ...
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 7.4
 3K
The Passage (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic story about a botched U.S. government experiment that turns a group of death row inmates into highly infectious vampires, and an orphan girl who might be the only person able to stop the ensuing crisis.
Style: disturbing, emotional, exciting, touching
Plot: vampire, post apocalypse, government conspiracy, dystopic future, vaccine, child in peril, protector, escape, trial
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 5.4
 2K
Hostile (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Juliette, a lone survivor of an apocalyptic era, fights to survive against hunger, thirst, a broken leg and strange disturbing creatures that only comes out at nighttime.
Style: bad ending, brutal, suspense, tense, twist ending
Plot: mutant, post apocalypse, suicide, monster, danger, humanity, survival, apocalypse, end of the world, virus, transformation, loneliness ...
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 3.1
 4K
Future World (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: post apocalypse, danger, brutality, family, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, robot, biohazard, catastrophe, bare breasts, female nudity
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 5.2
 6K
Revolt (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, War
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of humankind's last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, a U.S. soldier and a French foreign aid worker team up to survive the alien onslaught. Their bond will be tested as they ...
Style: psychotronic, apocalyptic, suspenseful, absurd
Plot: alien invasion, murder, desert, resistance, alien, post apocalypse, amnesia, survival, gun shooting, female doctor, post apocalyptic
Place: africa, kenya
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The Shannara Chronicles (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A young Healer armed with an unpredictable magic guides a runaway Elf in her perilous quest to save the peoples of the Four Lands from an age-old Demon scourge.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, danger, betrayal, magic, demon, love triangle, rivalry, elf, druid ...
Time: future
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 6.8
 134K
Pandorum (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, tense, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space and aliens, survival, isolation, fear, memory loss, danger, mutant, outer space, confined, mission ...
Time: future
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Patema Inverted (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In an underground world where tunnels extend everywhere, even though they live in dark and confined spaces, people wear protective clothes and lead quiet and enjoyable lives. Patema, a princess in her underground village, loves to explore the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, semi serious, twist ending, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, friendship, runaway, fighting the system, culture clash, post apocalypse, adventure, steampunk, conspiracy, jumping ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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 8.0
 26K
Travelers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Hundreds of years from now, the last surviving humans discover the means of sending consciousness back through time, directly into people in the 21st century. These "travelers" assume the lives of seemingly random people, while secretly ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: time traveler, time travel, teamwork, changing the future, police detective, undercover, hopes, mind control, consciousness, alternate timeline, time machine, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
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 6.9
 259K
The Book of Eli (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Style: futuristic, rough, tense, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, chaos, lone wolves, future dystopia, post apocalyptic, danger, christianity, tough heroes, brutality, heroes, book ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, cross country, san francisco
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 7.0
 224K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, thought provoking, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, survival, train, revolution, resistance, social differences, society, social class, snow, human nature, revolt ...
Time: future, 21st century
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 6.4
 39K
The Rover (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 10 years after a global economic collapse, a hardened loner pursues the men who stole his car through the lawless wasteland of the Australian outback, aided by the brother of one of the thieves.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, tense, serious, stylized ...
Plot: desert, car chase, money, small town, rifle, dog, midget, theft, car accident, motel, hostage, apocalypse ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: australia, california
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 6.2
 35K
Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, entertaining, captivating, epic ...
Plot: steampunk, revenge, resistance, survival, artifact, save the world, machine, robot, escape, danger, post apocalyptic, city ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, asia
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Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by the creator of Ghost in the Shell, a young female soldier Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos survive through the post World War 3 apocalyptic New York in search of human's future hope, the legendary city of ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mecha, cyberpunk, war, danger, save the world, androids and robots, heroic mission, battle zone, survival, demolished city, imaginary, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new york, japan, tokyo
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Salad Fingers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Story: The adventures of Salad Fingers, an unspecified mutated creature driven to madness by his loneliness.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, psychological, surreal, semi serious
Plot: insanity, odd, imaginary, apocalypse, mutant, house, post apocalypse, mad, surrealism, schizophrenia
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Dead Man's Letters (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world after the nuclear apocalypse a scholar helps a small group of children and adults survive, staying with them in the basement of the former museum of history. In his mind he writes letters to his son — though it is obvious that they will ...
Plot: nuclear holocaust, post apocalypse, christmas, death, snow, dying, scientist, soviet, father son relationship, medicine, husband wife relationship, mute ...
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chase, survival, apocalypse, dark hero, desert, danger, dark future, post apocalyptic, chases and races, insanity, female warrior ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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 8.7
 1.4M
The Matrix (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
Style: exciting, thought provoking, mind bending, serious, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virtual reality, save the world, future dystopia, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, cyberpunk, a.i., imaginary, technology gone awry, chosen one, cyberspace, philosophy ...
Time: future, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
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 7.0
 171K
Mad Max (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.
Style: serious, futuristic, offbeat, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, car chase, violence spree, apocalypse, chase, chases and races, danger, chaos, motorcycle, crimes, deadly, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defendants of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre ...
Style: bleak, stylized, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survivor, chase, violence, oil, bounty hunter, survival, feral child, dog, truck, motorcycle gang, boomerang ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: australia, middle east
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