Tags: movies similar to Disaster L.A.: The Last Zombie Apocalypse Begins Here (2014) - full list
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 4.3)|
|Plot||Lucid dreaming, Death, Dreams, Experiments, Apocalypse, Adventure, Dreams, Fear, Travel|
Female protagonist’s brother dies under mysterious circumstances. Extremely vivid nightmares begin to haunt her and she decides to turn to the Institute of somnology for help. Along with other patients, they are induced into a «collective lucid dream». But at the dawn, they will awake to a completely different reality that is more horrifying than any nightmare.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Teens, Friends, Zombie, Spiders, Monsters|
|Plot||Damn things, Supernatural, Investigation, Death, Ghosts, Fear|
|Style||Disturbing, For a group of friends, Depressive, Tense|
Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Sarah and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 3.6)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Characters||Monsters, Scientists, Military, Demons, Zombie|
|Plot||Survival, Confrontation, Weapon|
Doom: Annihilation follows a group of space marines as they respond to a distress call from a base on a Martian moon, only to discover it’s been overrun by demonic creatures who threaten to create Hell on Earth.
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Revived toys, Zombie, Demons, Chickens, Werewolf|
|Style||Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. But an unholy night of horror awaits as Annabelle awakens the evil spirits in the room, who all set their sights on a new target—the Warrens' ten-year-old daughter, Judy, and her friends.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Travel, Survival, Fear|
|Style||Depressive, Touching, Disturbing|
Parent and child journey through the outskirts of society a decade after a pandemic has wiped out half the world's population. As a father struggles to protect his child, their bond—and the character of humanity—is tested.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Robots, Childrens, Dogs|
|Plot||Survival, Artificial Intelligence, Mystery, End of the world, Apocalypse, Technology, Cheating|
|Style||Philosophical, For personal development, Makes me think, Worth watching, Atmospheric, Interesting, For a group of friends, Netflix, Womens in main roles, Unexpected ending, Depressive, Tense|
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.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Characters||Diggers, Monsters, Family, Dogs, Dragons|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, Abduction|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Creepy|
With the world under attack by deadly creatures who hunt by sound, a teen and her family seek refuge outside the city and encounter a mysterious cult.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Poor, Dogs, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Survival, Hunger, On real events, Fate, Radio, Justice, Freedom|
|Place||Small cities, School|
|Style||To cry, Heavy, Depressive|
Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Style||Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing|
When an inexperienced park ranger finds a dead body under mysterious circumstances on a remote mountain trail, she must guard it overnight until authorities can arrive, forcing her to confront some of her deepest, darkest fears.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 4.7)|
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Style||Disturbing, Exciting, Depressive, Tense, Makes me think|
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.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Strong women, Sheriffs|
|Place||Forest, Small cities|
|Style||Disturbing, Heavy, Tense, Action|
When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 4.7)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, adventure, detective|
|Characters||Demons, Teens, Parents, Psychologists, Monsters|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Travel|
|Place||Islands, Uninhabited island, USA, Lighthouse|
After being put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of behavioral rehabilitation, a high school senior finds that he's not alone on the island, and that getting discovered could be deadly.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller|
|Plot||Lost memory, Survival, Supernatural|
|Style||Disturbing, For men|
A man steps out of a park fountain in Ho Chi Minh City with no recollection of who he is or where he came from. As he wanders through the city, piecing together clues to his past, he is relentlessly pursued by mysterious figures.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 3.7)|
|Plot||Mystery, Survival, Survival, Fear|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Fascinating, Creepy|
Welcome to Paranoia, the ultimate escape game. Rule #1: Nothing is real. Rule #2: One of you will die. Lucas and Chloe, two passionate gamers, decide to participate to Paranoia, a very exclusive escape game. After solving a first riddle, they make it to the location of the finale in an abandoned mental hospital, lost in a frightening forest. There, four other participants are waiting on them. They soon realize that only one of them will get out of there alive.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 6)|
|Plot||Disasters, End of the world, Death, Survival, Fate, Artificial Intelligence|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
When the Sun begins to expand in such a way that it will inevitably engulf and destroy the Earth in a hundred years, united mankind finds a way to avoid extinction by propelling the planet out of the Solar System using gigantic engines, moving it to a new home located four light years away, an epic journey that will last thousands of years.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Style||Fascinating, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Disturbing, Depressive|
Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While the wife and daughter go downstairs for an MRI, Ray, exhausted, passes out in a chair in the lobby. Upon waking up, they have no record or knowledge of Ray's family ever being checked in.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Single mothers, Family|
|Plot||Ghosts, Death, Supernatural, Investigation, Fate, Chase|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Characters||Veterans, Criminals, Dogs|
|Style||Makes me think, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, For men, Disturbing|
Lucas, a 14-year-old boy inducted into the gang life in Washington D.C., is determined that his 10-year-old brother won't follow the same path. When an Afghanistan war veteran comes into the neighborhood, an opportunity arises.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Characters||Warriors, Monsters, Demons|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men|
On the outskirts of a kingdom, a quiet but fierce medieval warrior protects the realm from monsters and the occult. His gruesome collection of heads is missing only one - the monster that killed his daughter years ago. Driven by a thirst for revenge, he travels wild expanses on horseback. When his second chance arrives, it’s in a way far more horrifying than he ever imagined.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Hermits, Sisters, Family|
|Plot||Revenge, Fate, Mental disorders|
|Style||Tense, Gothic, Action, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing|
In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds, haunted by madness, fear and superstition.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Maniacs, Serial killers, Judge|
|Plot||Love, Chase, On real events|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men|
A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 4.7)|
|Style||Action, Depressive, Fascinating, For men, Tense, Disturbing|
A down-on-his-luck PI is hired by his old flame to investigate a murder. But while the case at first appears routine, it slowly reveals itself to be a complex interwoven web of crimes, suspects and dead bodies.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 3.4)|
|Characters||Zombie, Scientists, Military|
|Plot||Viruses, Apocalypse, Death, Survival, End of the world|
|Style||Tense, Exciting, Depressive|
In a world overrun by zombies, military personnel and survivalists live in an underground bunker while they seek a cure.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 6)|
|Plot||Survival, Loneliness, Death|
|Place||Paris, France, Ghost towns|
|Style||Heavy, Tense, Disturbing|
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?
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.4)|
|Style||Creepy, Disturbing, Depressive|
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.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, military|
|Characters||Military, Zombie, Soldier, Snipers, Monsters, Mutant|
|Plot||War, Genetic experiments, Supernatural, Survival|
|Place||France, Laboratory, Aircraft, Village|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Depressive, Tense, Steampunk, Creepy, Unexpected ending|
France, June 1944. On the eve of D-Day, some American paratroopers fall behind enemy lines after their aircraft crashes while on a mission to destroy a radio tower in a small village near the beaches of Normandy. After reaching their target, the surviving paratroopers realise that, in addition to fighting the Nazi troops that patrol the village, they also must fight against something else.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||horror, action, thriller|
|Plot||Conspiracies, Viruses, Supernatural|
Ancient Korea, 17th century. While the paranoid King Lee Jo of Joseon, vassal of the Qing dynasty, feels surrounded by conspirators and rebels, a dark evil emerges from the bowels of a merchant ship and the exiled Prince Lee Cheung returns to the royal court, ignoring that he will have to lead the few capable of defeating the ambitious humans and the bloody monsters who threaten to destroy the kingdom.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 4.8)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, drama|
|Characters||Aliens, Snipers, Tough guys, Warriors, Soldier, Military, Thieves, Special Forces|
|Plot||War, Alien invasion, Apocalypse, Survival, Death, End of the world, UFO, Viruses|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Disturbing, Exciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending|
A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Genre||fantastic, drama, detective|
|Plot||Relationship, Apocalypse, Weapon, Loneliness|
|Place||Ghost towns, Small cities|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Depressive, Disturbing|
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.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Characters||Killers, Snipers, Cannibals|
|Plot||Survival, Weapon, Apocalypse, Motorcycles, Radio, Chase, Gambling|
|Time||Post apocalypse, Future|
|Style||Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A young husband and wife must fight to return home in a post-apocalyptic mid-western landscape ravaged by gangs.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||action, drama, military, history|
|Characters||Horses, Soldier, Terrorists, Military, Heroes, CIA, Special Forces|
|Plot||War, Survival, Weapon, Rivalry, Death, Cheating, On real events|
|Style||Touching, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing|
A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 4)|
|Plot||Survival, Abduction, Fear, Experiments, Survival, Supernatural, Gambling|
A group of young people awake, locked inside a warehouse with cameras screwed into their heads. It becomes apparent that they are unwilling competitors in a deadly game, and they will need to murder each other if they hope to survive.
|Mark||4.2 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Plot||War, Survival, Death, Fear|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Depressive, Gloomy, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men|
The entire family of a 6-year-old Anna dies in the mass coordinated execution of Jews. The mother covers up Anna with her own body, and the girl miraculously survives. For the next few hundred days Anna hides in the disused chimney at the Nazi Commandant's office. From her shelter she watches as life passes her by until the village is liberated from the Nazi. In these inhuman conditions Anna not only survives but keeps her humanity. Many factors help her: memories from the life swept away by war, the cultural foundations laid by the parents and a friend who saves her from loneliness.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller|
|Characters||Criminals, Serial killers|
|Plot||Survival, Experiments, Political, Money|
|Place||Party, New York|
|Style||Tense, Heavy, Disturbing|
To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of the others, the contagion will explode from the trial-city borders and spread across the nation.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Parents, Strong women|
|Style||Action, Disturbing, Tense, Depressive|
Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After managing to escape, Shaun must now figure out a way to turn the tables on the desperate thieves and save her captive children.
|Mark||5.8 (imdb: 3.2)|
Set in the aftermath of an oppressive class war, a pregnant officer aboard an escape pod must struggle to survive with her remaining crew when a mysterious and vicious life form attacks, determined to become the dominant species.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, drama|
|Characters||Family, Birds, Blind|
|Plot||Survival, Supernatural, End of the world, Mental disorders, Chase, Fear|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Netflix, By books, Womens in main roles, Atmospheric, Heavy|
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.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Writers, Maniacs, Captives, Sisters, Serial killers|
|Plot||Ghosts, Supernatural, Fear, Survival|
|Style||Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Heavy, Exciting|
A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things get strange...
|Mark||3 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Style||Gloomy, Disturbing, Heavy|
A group of very different people set sail on an old warship. The passengers include a senator with his son, a newly-wed couple, a mysterious old man, a group of sex workers and a gang of violent criminals. At first the aggressive behaviour of the thugs and their leader is directed at the first class passengers, but then more and more indiscriminately against the rest of those on board. Rape is followed by murder and it’s not long before the first of numerous and increasingly brutal mutinies takes place.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||drama, military, biography|
|Characters||Journalists, Strong women, Photographers, Terrorists, Writers|
|Plot||On real events, War, Survival, Death, Political, Revolution|
|Style||Womens in main roles, Action, Disturbing, Heavy, Tense|
One of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, Marie Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless.
|Characters||Grandparents, Neighbors, Childrens, Farmers|
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Heavy|
Alone, and targeted on an isolated farm, 12 year old Henry finds himself at the center of a maelstrom of terror, and a dark family legacy, when his secretive grandfather dies suddenly in the night.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Place||Space, Space, Spaceships|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, For men|
A group of troubled passengers wake up on a damaged spaceship abandoned in deep space, each having left behind a dark past in search of a fresh start on a newly colonized planet. As their terrifying situation spirals into paranoia, they come to realize that the greatest threat to their dream of starting over – and indeed their lives – is something far darker than the pasts they were so desperate to escape.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Characters||Criminals, Gay, Tough guys, Warriors, Hired assassins, Snipers|
|Plot||Revenge, Cold, Survival, Death, Martial Arts, Pursuit|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||horror, action, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Survival, Death, Travel, On real events|
A deep cover operative awakens to find himself imprisoned on a submarine. With the help of a fellow prisoner and an amateur agent, he must race against the clock to escape the vessel and expose who set him up.
|Mark||4.4 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, crime, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Terrorists, Lifeguards, Military, Bodyguards, Special Forces|
|Plot||On real events, Hostage, Political, Survival, Dancing, Cars|
|Style||Tense, Action, Heavy, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending|
In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.
|Mark||5.8 (imdb: 3.9)|
|Characters||Killers, Friends, Hackers, Spy|
|Plot||Prison Break, Martial Arts, Survival, Artificial Intelligence|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Action, Exciting, Depressive, For men, Unexpected ending|
Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ever built, Ray must track him down with the help of some of his former friends.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Plot||Survival, Supernatural, Rivalry, Adventure, Survival, Mystery, Ghosts|
|Style||For a group of friends, Exciting, Disturbing, Depressive|
A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, detective|
|Plot||Supernatural, Dancing, Curses, Survival, Telekinesis, Mystery, Witchcraft|
|Style||Womens in main roles, Unexpected ending, Touching, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing|
A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the troupe's artistic director, an ambitious young dancer and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare, others will finally wake up.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Death, Survival, Dancing, Money|
|Place||School, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Creepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
|Genre||horror, comedy, detective|
|Characters||Girlfriends, Insects, Models|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A haunting ghost story set against the backdrop of a busy winter sales period in a department store, following the life of a cursed dress as it passes from person to person, with devastating consequences.