10 best movies like Extinction (2015)

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Movies similar to Extinction (2015): I Am Legend, The Colony, The Road, 30 Days of Night, Cell, Viral, The Girl with All the Gifts, Teleios, The 5th Wave, Trepalium.

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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.

The Colony (2013)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:34
PlotApocalypse, Survival
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleDisturbing

Forced underground by the next ice age, a struggling outpost of survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature.

The Road (2009)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
PlotSurvival
TimePost apocalypse, Future

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the warmer south, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there.

30 Days of Night (2007)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, New Zealand
Duration01:53
CharactersVampire
PlotSupernatural, Survival, Snow
PlaceAlaska
StyleDisturbing

This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction.

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.

Viral (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersParents, Sisters, Girlfriends
PlotSurvival

Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family's new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.

The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:13
CharactersZombie, Scientists
PlotApocalypse
TimeFuture

In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.

Teleios (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 4.5)
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersScientists
PlotTravel, Death, Survival, Artificial Intelligence
PlaceSpace, Laboratory
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, Action

A deep space mining vessel has been adrift for two years. It is suspected the crew brutally killed each other, but the reason for the bloodbath is unknown. A rescue crew is sent to find if there are any survivors, what happened and why.

The 5th Wave (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
PlotApocalypse, Disasters, Survival, End of the world, Adventure, Tsunami
TimeFuture
StyleExciting

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.

Trepalium (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryFrance
PlotRevolution, Love, Survival
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, Action, Fascinating

The economic situation is a nightmare: only 20% of the population is employed. The Actives live inside the city. On the fringes, in the Zone, live the Jobless. Separating them is a wall.

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The Culling (2015)
Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:01
CharactersFriends
PlotMagic, Mystery, Mystery, Supernatural, Survival
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing

Five college pals head out of town for a fun weekend, but plans quickly change after they encounter a strange 7-year old girl at an abandoned roadside cafe and offer to drive her home - and come face to face with evil incarnate.

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.

The Call Up (2016)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:03
CharactersMilitary
PlotDeath, Survival, Dreams, Virtual Reality
PlaceEngland
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, For men

When a group of elite online gamers each receive a mysterious invitation to trial a state-of-the-art virtual reality video game, it’s a dream come true and impossible to resist. Arriving at the test site, the group step into hi-tech gear and prepare for a revolutionary, next-level gaming experience that brings modern warfare to life with frightening realism. At first it’s a unique and exhilarating experience. But what starts out like a dream encounter with cutting edge technology quickly takes a turn for the sinister. Once the group are attacked by enemy combatants, they soon realize this is no game after all. Make a mistake here and you pay with your life. Now these masters of the shoot ‘em up will have to fight for survival within a game gone bad, but this time it’s for real.

Dance to Death (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 2.8)
Genrefantastic
CountryRussia
Duration02:22
PlotDancing, Survival, Love
PlaceRussia, Moscow
TimeFuture
StyleTense, Disturbing

Deadly dance tournament is carried out in the city survived after nuclear apocalypse. Energy is extracted from the loser for the city to survive. A young guy from the street is forced to take part in the tournament and falls in love with girl who volunteered to participate in the battle. Will they survive or the arena will take their lives?

Jungle (2017)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrethriller, drama, adventure
CountryAustralia, Colombia
Duration02:13
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventure, Survival
PlaceJungle, Nature
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Action

A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for survival.

Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:45
CharactersFriends
PlotDeath, Survival, Mystery
PlaceJapan
TimeFuture

People everywhere were enjoying a new game called Ordinal Scale, an ARMMORPG developed exclusively for the Augma, a new wearable console designed for AR (augmented reality) gaming. But, the players had no idea that a nightmare from the virtual world was starting to spread into reality! As his fellow players find themselves in danger, the hero is called upon once again.

Doom: Annihilation (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 3.5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
Duration00:30
CharactersMonsters, Scientists, Military, Demons, Zombie
PlotSurvival, Confrontation, Weapon
PlaceMars
StyleDisturbing

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.

Abduction (2019)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
Duration01:55
CharactersFathers, Heroes
PlotLost memory, Survival, Supernatural
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, 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.

Light of My Life (2019)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, drama
Duration01:54
CharactersFamily
PlotApocalypse, Travel, Survival
TimeFuture
StyleDepressive, 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.

Zombieland: Double Tap (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrehorror, action, comedy
Duration02:23
CharactersZombie, Friends
PlotRoad adventures, Relationship, Survival

Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.

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.

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?

Dead Rising: Watchtower (2015)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
CharactersZombie
PlotViruses, Survival
StyleDisturbing

Based on the game, Dead Rising takes place during a large-scale zombie outbreak. When a mandatory government vaccine fails to stop the infection from spreading, the four leads must evade infection while also pursuing the root of the epidemic, with all signs pointing to a government conspiracy.

Dunkirk (2017)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.9)
Genredrama, military, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Netherlands, France
Duration02:27
CharactersSoldier, Lifeguards, Friends, Military
PlotWar, Death, Survival
PlaceEngland, Ships, Sea
StyleBest soundtracks, Tense, Disturbing

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.

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.

Occupation (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryAustralia
Duration01:39
CharactersAliens, Snipers
PlotWar, Alien invasion, Apocalypse, Survival
PlaceAustralia
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, Tense, For men

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.

Zombieworld (2015)
Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Survival
StyleDisturbing

There is nowhere to hide...nowhere to run...the Zombie Apocalypse has come, and our world now belongs to the dead! From Ireland, Canada, Australia, Europe and all over the U.S., the bone-chilling news reports tell the same gruesome tale - walking corpses terrorize and devour the living. Only a few desperate humans find the courage to stand and fight for their last chance at survival. But the hordes of undead keep coming, and there's only one thing on the menu - us.

Re-Kill (2015)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersZombie, Military
PlotSurvival, Supernatural
StyleDisturbing

Five years after a zombie outbreak, the men and women of R-Division hunt down and destroy the undead. When they see signs of a second outbreak, they fear humanity may not survive.

War of the Dead (2011)
Mark4 (imdb: 4.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure, military
CountryUSA, Lithuania, Italy
Duration01:26
CharactersZombie, Soldier, Military
PlotAdventure, War, Skirmishes, Survival, Supernatural
PlaceForest, Laboratory
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Captain Martin Stone is leading a finely-trained, elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their enemy's strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest. As they try to regroup, they are suddenly attacked by the same soldiers they had just killed a few minutes earlier. Forced to flee deeper into Russian territory, they discover one of war's most terrifying secrets and realize they have woken up a far more deadlier enemy.

247°F (2011)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Georgia
Duration01:28
CharactersPolice, Friends
PlotDisasters, Survival
PlaceParty, Lake
StyleDisturbing, Heavy

Four friends travel to a lakeside cabin for a carefree weekend, the fun turns into a nightmare when 3 of them end up locked in a hot sauna. Every minute counts and every degree matters as they fight for their lives in the heat up to 247°F.

Decay (2012)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:20
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Survival
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Decay follows several students that discover that the maintenance crew of the Large Hadron Collider have been transformed into zombies after the particle accelerator malfunctions. The students must try to evade the zombies while running through CERN's maintenance tunnels.

The End (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountrySpain
Duration01:30
CharactersFriends
PlotApocalypse, Survival
StyleAction, Disturbing

A group of old friends gets together for a weekend in a mountain cabin. Years have gone by and yet nothing seems to have changed between them. But lurking behind the laughter and stories is a murky episode from the past that continues to haunt them. A strange, sudden incident alters their plans, leaving them stranded and with no line of communication to the outside world. On their way for help, the group starts to disintegrate, just as a new natural order is unveiled before their astonished eyes.

Intruders (2011)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Spain
Duration01:40
CharactersPsychologists, Zombie
PlotSupernatural, Apocalypse, Survival
PlaceItaly
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Heavy

Though no one can see him, Hollow Face lurks in the corners, desperately desiring love but only knowing how to spread fear and hate. He creeps into the life of John Farrow after Farrow’s beloved 13-year-old daughter Mia is assaulted in their home. The line between the real and the imaginary blurs as fissures start to open within the family unit. It seems that no security measure can keep Hollow Face out.

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

Pontypool (2009)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy
CountryCanada
CharactersZombie
PlotSurvival
StyleDisturbing

When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the radio booth and tries to figure out a way to warn his listeners about the virus and its unlikely mode of transmission.

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.

Pandorum (2009)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryGermany, United Kingdom
Duration01:48
CharactersFriends
PlotExpeditions, War, Survival
PlaceSpace, Ships, Spaceships
TimeFuture
StyleUnderrated

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 horrifying than they could have imagined.

Avatar (2009)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:42
CharactersAliens, Military, Disabled people, Scientists, Friends, Soldier, Warriors
PlotTravel, Love, War, Fight, Chase, Betrayal, Adventure, Survival
PlaceSpace, Forest, Mountains
TimeFuture
StyleInteresting, Popular, Exciting

In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.

Bloodwork (2012)
Mark2 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersFriends
PlotSlavery, Survival
StyleDisturbing

A couple of college students decide to sign up for pharmaceutical testing of a new allergy drug to make some extra cash for their spring break trip. They quickly discover their two week stay will not be as easy as they first believed and fight to save themselves from the grips of the facility.

Army of the Damned (2013)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersZombie
PlotSurvival, Supernatural
StyleDisturbing

The filming of a hit reality TV show goes horribly wrong when a group of small town cops respond to a call that brings a whole new meaning to the phrase, domestic disturbance.

Zombieland (2013)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:28
CharactersZombie, Friends
PlotApocalypse, Adventure, War, Survival
TimeFuture

Four survivors are killin' zombies and searching for a place to call home.

The Maze Runner (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Friends
PlotSurvival, The escape, Love, Mystery, Fear, Apocalypse, Lost memory, Adventure
PlaceLabyrinths
TimeFuture
StyleExciting

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
Duration01:36
CharactersManiacs, Teens, Friends, Zombie
PlotDamn things, Supernatural, Investigation
TimeHalloween
StyleDisturbing, For a group of friends

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.

Fear the Walking Dead (2015)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration03:03
CharactersZombie, Zombie
PlotApocalypse
StyleDisturbing, Fascinating

What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question.

Buck Wild (2013)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersZombie, Friends, Neighbors
PlotWedding, Survival, Supernatural

A hunting vacation goes horribly awry for 4 friends after they accidentally shoot the lease's land owner.

Riddick (2013)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:59
CharactersFriends, Hunters
PlotRevenge, Survival
PlaceDeserts
TimeFuture
StyleGloomy, For men

Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to find themselves pawns in his greater scheme for revenge. With his enemies right where he wants them, Riddick unleashes a vicious attack of vengeance before returning to his home planet of Furya to save it from destruction.

Antisocial (2013)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:30
CharactersZombie
PlotSurvival, Viruses
StyleAction, Disturbing

Five university friends gather at a house party to ring in the New Year. Unbeknownst to them, an epidemic has erupted outside, causing outbreaks around the world. With nowhere else to turn, they barricade themselves indoors with only their phones, laptops, and other tech devices. They use their devices to research the possible cause of this outbreak. Information and video footage over flow their computers as they descend further into the cause and the ensuing chaos. As the virus spreads, the mood in the house changes from fear to paranoia. Who is safe? Who can they trust? Reality becomes blurred as they slowly discover the source of the virus causing the sickness...and there is no going back.

Evil Dead (2013)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersZombie
PlotSupernatural, Survival
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the discovery of a Book of the Dead unwittingly summon up dormant demons which possess the youngsters one by one.

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.

Gravity (2013)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:30
CharactersAstronauts, Astronauts, Friends, Scientists
PlotSurvival, Disasters
PlaceSpace, Spaceships
TimeFuture

Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first Shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The Shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone-tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness of space. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space.

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