10 best movies like Better Off Zed (2018)

Movies similar to Better Off Zed (2018): Cry of Silence, The Night Eats the World, The End?, Just a Breath Away, He's Out There, Bird Box, Uma Vida Sublime, Prospect, The Quake, I'll Take Your Dead.

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Cry of Silence (2019)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama, history
Duration01:36
CharactersFamily
PlotWar, Survival
PlaceRussia

After a story of Tamara Tinberg, "Seventh Symphony". The Leningrad block. February 1942. Ends the worst blockade winter. Nina Voronova completely desperate. Her three-year-old son, Mitya, has weakened, and the ration cards have already been delivered two days in advance. Last hope - evacuation. But with small children do not take. Then the woman goes to a monstrous step - is evacuated, leaving her son alone in a frozen apartment. During the raid, the boy is saved by a teenage girl Katya Nikonorova. The girl gives Mitya for her brother and promises herself to do everything so that Mitya survived. No matter what.

The Night Eats the World (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrehorror
CountryFrance
Duration01:07
CharactersZombie, Cats
PlotSurvival, Loneliness
PlaceParis, France

After waking up in an apartment where only the night before a party was raging, Sam is forced to come to grips with reality: He is now alone and the living dead have invaded the streets of Paris. Petrified with fear, Sam is going to have to barricade himself inside the building and organize his survival. But is he really the sole survivor?

The End? (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryItaly
Duration01:00
CharactersBusinessmen, Zombie
PlotViruses
StyleCreepy, Disturbing

Claudio Verona is a young and cynical businessman. One day he gets locked in his Roman office elevator before an important meeting with a client. Soon this annoying obstacle will turn into a nightmare. For outside that metal cage, a deadly virus has begun to infect and transform people into extremely violent and dangerous zombies. Claudio has to get out of his claustrophobic space but it seems the elevator is the safest place to be in the city.

Just a Breath Away (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryFrance, Canada
Duration01:13
CharactersFamily
PlotSurvival, Fog, Death, Earthquake
PlaceParis, France
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Disturbing, To cry

A strange and deadly mist envelops Paris. A group of survivors finds refuge on the upper floors of apartment blocks and on the roofs of the capital. With no information, electricity, food or water, a couple attempts to survive this disaster and save their daughter... But as the hours go by, one thing becomes quite clear: there is no help on the way, and if they want to make it through this catastrophe alive, they will have to try their luck in the mist…

He's Out There (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersManiacs, Family, Killers
PlotSurvival
StyleTense

On vacation at a remote lake house, a mother and her two young daughters must fight for survival after falling into a terrifying and bizarre nightmare conceived by a psychopath.

Bird Box (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, drama
CharactersFamily
PlotSurvival, Supernatural
StyleTense, Disturbing, Netflix, By books, Womens in main roles, Atmospheric

When a mysterious force decimates the world’s population, only one thing is certain: if you see it, you take your life. Facing the unknown, Malorie finds love, hope and a new beginning only for it to unravel. Now she must flee with her two children down a treacherous river to the one place left that may offer sanctuary. But to survive, they'll have to undertake the perilous two-day journey blindfolded.

Uma Vida Sublime (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller
Duration01:41
CharactersRich, Family
PlotSurvival

Dr. Ivan has found two radical cures for unhappiness: the diagnosis of fake terminal cancers and the temporary elimination of some of the 5 senses. But will the therapies result or will they have unforeseeable side effects?

Prospect (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
Duration02:37
CharactersFamily, Partners
PlotSurvival
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleTense, For men

A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon, aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moon's toxic forest. But there are others roving the wilderness and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive.

The Quake (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
Duration01:43
CharactersFamily
PlotSurvival, Earthquake, Disasters
PlaceNorway
StyleDisturbing, Tense

A geologist races against time to save his estranged wife and two children when a devastating earthquake strikes Oslo, Norway.

I'll Take Your Dead (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, crime
Duration01:45
CharactersFarmers, Gangsters, Criminals, Hired assassins, Fathers, Family, Parents
PlotSurvival, Supernatural
StyleDisturbing

William has a simple job: he makes dead bodies disappear. His daughter Gloria has become used to rough-looking men dropping off corpses, and is even convinced that some of them are haunting their house.

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Cargo (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, drama
CountryAustralia
Duration02:19
CharactersZombie
PlaceAustralia
TimePost apocalypse

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.

Seoul Station (2016)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, drama, cartoon
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:23
CharactersZombie
PlotViruses

Suk-gyu is desperately looking for his runaway daughter. He spares neither money nor effort and after a while his search leads to results. One of his contacts claims to have found the girl. But joy is replaced by shock when he finds out that she works as a prostitute in the center of Seoul. Suk-gyu decides to pose as a client to get close to his daughter. But just before the long awaited and dreaded reunion, panic breaks out at nearby Seoul Station. The place is very popular with the homeless of the Korean capital. And one of them, who had died during the day, comes alive again and start attacking and eating another misfortunate. The undead cannibal epidemic spreads like wildfire. The authorities hermetically close off the city center and decide to wait out the end of the outbreak, until there’s no one left…

Pandemic (2016)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersZombie, Scientists
PlotViruses, Apocalypse, Survival

In the near future, a virus of epic proportions has overtaken the planet. There are more infected than uninfected, and humanity is losing its grip on survival. Its only hope is finding a cure and keeping the infected contained. Lauren is a doctor who, after the fall of New York, arrives in Los Angeles to lead the hunt for uncontaminated civilian survivors. But nothing can prepare her crack team for the blood-soaked mayhem they are about to witness as they head into the Californian mean streets where everything is considered a trap… From director John (THE SCRIBBLER) Suits, a boundary-crashing, game-changing science fiction thriller featuring non-stop action from a first person shooter perspective, putting the audience in the middle of every fight whilst feeling in control of every punch thrown and shot fired. Welcome to the new model of immersive action thriller for the hardcore video game generation.

Dead Rising: Endgame (2016)
Mark4.8 (imdb: 4.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Survival
StyleDisturbing

Investigative reporter Chase Carter must stop a secret government conspiracy in the zombie infested quarantine zone of East Mission City.

Train to Busan (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:43
CharactersZombie, Family
PlotViruses, Survival
PlaceTrains

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…

Cell (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersZombie, Family
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, Survival
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture

When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ensuing chaos after.

Freaks of Nature (2015)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersVampire, Zombie, Aliens
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSchool

In the town of Dillford, humans, vampires and zombies were all living in peace - until the alien apocalypse arrived. Now three teenagers-one human, one vampire, and one zombie-have to team up to figure out how to get rid of the visitors.

Maggie (2015)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Luxembourg
Duration01:35
CharactersZombie

There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to eradicate those with the virus, Wade is pushed to the limits in an effort to protect her. Joely Richardson co-stars in this post-apocalyptic thriller.

Life After Beth (2014)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 5.6)
Genrehorror, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersZombie

Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...

World War Z (2013)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersZombie, Family
PlotViruses, Apocalypse
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing

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 persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

World War Z (2013)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersZombie, Family
PlotViruses, Apocalypse
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing

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 persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

Zombex (2013)
Mark7 (imdb: 2.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersZombie, Parents, Doctors, Family
PlotDeath
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture

ZOMBEX tells the story of a post-Katrina New Orleans as it deals with a new disaster, a zombie apocalypse. NOLA residents are no longer experiencing the depression and post-traumatic stress due to the trauma of the hurricane, thanks to the revolutionary ZOMBEX - a rogue, yet, "clinically-proven" anti-depressant pharmaceutical manufactured by a nefarious organization. For those who call the Big Easy their home, everything is just now turning around for them. Or, could it just be the drug, ZOMBEX, talking... Just as things are turning around for the city and its people, they once again must face a disaster of epic proportions. Only this time, they're dealing with the prospect of losing the people of New Orleans as they turn into the city's walking dead.

The Croods (2013)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersFamily
PlotTime travel, Survival, Adventure

The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the Croods discover an incredible new world filled with fantastic creatures -- and their outlook is changed forever.

Exiles (2013)
Genremelodrama, drama, short
CountryUSA
Duration00:23
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Survival, Relationship
PlaceDeserts

Forsaking everything she has ever known, a young girl braves punishment and death to join her condemned husband in exile. Reunited and finally free of their blood-stained past, the two lovers set out to build a new life together. But as days and then weeks pass in the endless, hostile desert, they realize how little they truly know about each other, and the banishment that was to be their new beginning tears their world apart.

The Battery (2012)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersZombie, Friends, Partners
PlotAdventure, Travel, Survival, Supernatural
PlaceForest
StyleFancy, Disturbing

In rural Connecticut, baseball players Ben and Mickey are trying to survive a zombie plague. They are forced to form a battery: a catcher and a pitcher who work together to outwit the batter, the one who hits the ball. And the batter in this case just happens to be a zombie. Tough Ben and gentle Mickey frequently disagree on the best way to go about the situation. Then they suddenly hear a human voice through their walkie-talkies. Is salvation nearby, like Mickey thinks, or is Ben’s suspicion justified?

Wake Wood (2011)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom
Duration01:26
CharactersZombie

The parents of a girl who was killed by a savage dog are granted the opportunity to spend three days with their deceased daughter.

Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, adventure
CountryGermany, France, USA, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersZombie, Superhero, Scientists
PlotFight, Chase, Confrontation, Survival, Apocalypse
PlaceLaboratory
TimeFuture

In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some unexpected help from an old friend. A new lead that promises a safe haven from the Undead takes them to Los Angeles, but when they arrive the city is overrun by thousands of Undead - and Alice and her comrades are about to step into a deadly trap.

The Dead (2010)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:45
CharactersZombie
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse
StyleDisturbing, Action

When the last evacuation flight out of war-torn Africa crashes off the coast, American Air Force Engineer Lieutenant Brian Murphy (ROB FREEMAN) emerges as the sole survivor in a land where the dead are returning to life and attacking the living.

Zombieland (2009)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersZombie
PlotApocalypse, Travel, End of the world, Cars, Survival, Viruses

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 stare down the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.

Zombieland (2009)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersZombie
PlotApocalypse, Travel, End of the world, Cars, Survival, Viruses

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 stare down the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.

I Am Legend (2007)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersVampire, Zombie, Monsters, Doctors, Military, Scientists
PlotSurvival, End of the world, Disasters, Love, Viruses
PlaceNew York, USA
TimePost apocalypse, Future

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 has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.

Fido (2006)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy, melodrama, drama
CountryCanada
Duration01:33
CharactersZombie

Timmy Robinson's best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and Timmy has to go to the ends of the earth to keep Fido a part of the family. A boy-and-his-dog movie for grown ups, "Fido" will rip your heart out.

Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration01:49
CharactersZombie
PlotViruses, End of the world, Apocalypse, Survival
TimePost apocalypse

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.

Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
Duration01:40
CharactersZombie, Losers, Friends
PlotRelationship, Pursuit

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.

Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryGermany, France, United Kingdom, Canada, USA
Duration01:38
CharactersZombie, Snipers
PlotViruses, End of the world, Fear

As the city is locked down under quarantine, Alice joins a small band of elite soldiers, enlisted to rescue the missing daughter of the creator of the mutating T-virus. It's a heart-pounding race against time as the group faces off against hordes of blood- thirsty zombies, stealthy Lickers, mutant canines and the most sinister foe yet.

Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration01:49
CharactersZombie
PlotViruses, End of the world, Apocalypse, Survival
TimePost apocalypse

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.

Resident Evil (2002)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryGermany, USA
Duration01:40
CharactersZombie, Strong women
PlotViruses, End of the world, Skirmishes
PlaceLaboratory
TimeFuture
StyleWorth watching, Womens in main roles

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 are charged with leading the mission. But they only have three hours before the pathogen becomes airborne and infects the world.

Army of Darkness (1992)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrehorror, action, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:25
CharactersZombie
PlotTime travel, Magic
PlaceTomb

A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.

The Official Story (1985)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, military, history
CountryArgentina
Duration01:52
CharactersFamily, Lawyers, Military
PlotSurvival, Missing people, Political
PlaceSchool

After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.

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