Tags: movies similar to The Revenant (2009) - full list
|Characters||Zombie, Heroes, Soldier|
|Plot||Death, Fear, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural|
A young militia is all that stands between a coming dead horde and their rural town decimated by the fracking industry.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses, Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Disturbing, Fascinating, Action, Depressive, For men, Action, 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.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Heroes, Zombie, Demons, Zombie, Demons|
|Plot||Supernatural, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men|
Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, he’s forced to face his demons — both metaphorical and literal.
|Mark||9.2 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Characters||Zombie, Family, Scientists, Soldier|
|Plot||Viruses, Apocalypse, Supernatural, Death, Survival, End of the world|
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Tense|
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.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Mark||3 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Characters||Zombie, Friends, Partners|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Survival, Supernatural, Rivalry, Death, Cars|
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?
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Genre||horror, comedy, drama, crime|
|Plot||Supernatural, Supernatural, Superpowers|
A medical student who becomes a zombie joins a Coroner's Office in order to gain access to the brains she must reluctantly eat so that she can maintain her humanity. But every brain she eats, she also inherits their memories and must now solve their deaths with help from the Medical examiner and a police detective.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime|
|Characters||Zombie, Maniacs, Killers, Serial killers, Scientists, Sheriffs, Cannibals|
|Plot||Weapon, Death, Supernatural, Survival|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing|
Two full-length feature horror movies written by Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez put together as a two-film feature. Including fake movie trailers in between both movies.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, comedy, adventure|
|Characters||Partners, Killers, Superhero, Family, Friends, Gangsters, Mutant, Brides, Warriors, Hired assassins, Orphans, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Multi-part, Time travel, Revenge, Cancer, Death, Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Superpowers|
Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
|Characters||Vampire, Monsters, Friends, Clowns|
|Plot||Chase, Fear, Supernatural, Death|
Three inept night watchmen, aided by a young rookie and a fearless tabloid journalist, fight an epic battle to save their lives. A mistaken warehouse delivery unleashes a horde of hungry vampires, and these unlikely heroes must not only save themselves but also stop the scourge that threatens to take over the city of Baltimore.
|Genre||horror, action, thriller|
|Characters||Hackers, Scientists, Soldier, Military, Special Forces|
|Plot||Survival, Artificial Intelligence, Supernatural, Weapon, Investigation, Death, Technology|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Gothic, Tense, Creepy|
The story follows a team of highly trained operatives who find themselves trapped inside an isolated military compound.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, drama|
|Characters||Hunters, Vampire, Soldier|
|Plot||Power, Confrontation, Survival, Supernatural, Death, Martial Arts, Travel, Skirmishes|
Vanessa Helsing, the daughter of famous vampire hunter and Dracula nemesis Abraham Van Helsing is resurrected five years in the future to find out that vampires have taken over the world and that she possesses unique power over them. She is humanity’s last hope to lead an offensive to take back what has been lost.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Genre||action, thriller, comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Police, Friends, Partners|
|Plot||Death, Investigation, Weapon, Adventure, Chase|
|Place||USA, Los Angeles|
A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.
|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||7.2 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, comedy|
|Characters||Bodyguards, Soldier, Hired assassins, CIA, Spy, Criminals|
|Plot||Love, Fight, Lost memory, Undercover, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Skirmishes, Chase, Fear|
|Place||Small cities, USA|
American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent. In the blink of an eye, as his secret past comes back to haunt him, Mike is thrust into the middle of a deadly government operation and is forced to summon his inner action-hero in order to survive.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 5.4)|
|Genre||horror, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Zombie, Genie, Cannibals|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Jealousy, Funeral|
It seemed like a great idea when all-around nice guy Max and his beautiful girlfriend, Evelyn moved in together. But when Evelyn turns out to be a controlling, manipulative nightmare, Max knows it’s time to call it quits. There’s just one problem: he’s terrified of breaking up with her. Fate steps in when Evelyn is the victim of a fatal, freak accident, leaving Max single and ready to mingle. Just as Max is thinking about moving on with what could be his dream girl, Olivia – Evelyn has returned from the grave and is determined to get her boyfriend back...even if that means transforming him into one of the undead.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, drama, adventure|
|Characters||Superhero, Friends, Lifeguards, Superhero team, Superhero, Strong women, Monsters|
|Plot||Disasters, Time machine, Adventures, Time travel, Martial Arts, Love|
When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat — one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known?
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Country||New Zealand, USA|
|Characters||Vampire, Friends, Neighbors, Werewolf, Zombie, Losers|
Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Characters||Friends, Actors, Celebrities, Monsters|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, End of the world|
|Place||Party, Los Angeles, USA|
While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Genre||comedy, family, music|
Luna leads a happy life in Mexico where she enjoys skating. Her life change overnight when a wealthy woman offers Luna's parents a job in Argentina and also to pay an elite school for Luna. Luna and her family moves to Argentina. She should start a new life, makes new friends, but soon she discovers the Jam & Roller, a rollerskating club, where she can not only prove her talent on wheels, but also on the stage singing. And that's not all, Luna is adopted and her parents have never kept her adoption a secret. However, Luna is suddenly overtaken by her past after moving to Argentina.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Genre||horror, comedy, adventure|
|Characters||Zombie, Friends, Heroes|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Adventure, War, Survival, Supernatural, Travel, Viruses|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
Four survivors are killin' zombies and searching for a place to call home.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 8.3)|
|Genre||melodrama, drama, history|
|Plot||Relationship, Love triangle|
Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession... falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest - only the bankers are smiling. It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ruins: his father dead, the family mine long since closed, his house wrecked and his sweetheart pledged to marry his cousin. But Ross finds that hope and love can be found when you are least expecting it in the wild but beautiful Cornish landscape.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 8.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventures, Love triangle|
|Style||To cry, Spectacular, Fascinating|
The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 2.1)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller|
|Characters||Zombie, Parents, Doctors, Family|
|Plot||Death, Apocalypse, Supernatural, Survival, Fear|
|Style||Action, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
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.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Monsters, Partners, Friends|
|Plot||Death, Supernatural, Investigation, Revenge, Rivalry, Funeral, Life after death, Ghosts|
A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him. Based on the comic by Peter M. Lenkov.
|Characters||Zombie, Vampire, Clowns|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Seduction, Fear|
The creation of filmmaker Michael Emanuel, SCARY OR DIE tells five interwoven horror stories that take place in and around the “City of Angles”. A flesh-eating clown desperately trying to protect the person he craves the most; a dirty cop and a hit gone wrong with a vengeful Necromancer; a beautiful but mysterious woman and a lonely man looking for love in all the wrong places; a gruesome, blood-splattered uprising of illegal Mexican zombies; and a Cajun conjurer grandfather whose gift of never-ending love goes terribly awry…SCARY OR DIE is a unique experience in horror filmmaking certain to fulfill all your twisted horror film experience needs.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Characters||Scientists, Friends, Soldier, Zombie, Surgeons, Hitler|
|Plot||Survival, Supernatural, Snow, Abduction|
|Place||Prison, Laboratory, Antarctica, Aircraft|
|Time||World War II|
A group of researchers in Antarctica are abducted by a platoon of masked soldiers and dragged into a hidden continent in the center of the Earth. There, they discover that surviving Nazi soldiers are plotting an invasion of Earth to revive the Third Reich.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Characters||Zombie, Vampire, Aliens, Horses, Priests|
|Plot||Supernatural, Adventure, Death|
|Style||Gothic, Fancy, Unexpected ending|
18th century justice catches up with a pair of grave robbers. With only a few hours to go before his date with the guillotine, Arthur Blake (Monaghan) tells his life story to Father Francis Duffy (Ron Perlman). Before long, Arthur spills the beans on how he got started in the grim corpse peddling business with seasoned ghoul Willie Grimes.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 4.5)|
|Characters||Zombie, Soldier, Military, Vampire, Cannibals|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, Supernatural, Viruses|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, Tense|
Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the 13th Part 2 & 3 and Halloween H20: 20 Years Later) and written by Jeffrey Reddick.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Vampire, Zombie, Monsters, Doctors, Military, Scientists, Heroes|
|Plot||Survival, End of the world, Disasters, Love, Viruses, Supernatural, Depression, Experiments, Fear, Loneliness|
|Place||New York, USA|
|Time||Post apocalypse, Future|
|Style||Atmospheric, Exciting, Disturbing|
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.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 7)|
|Country||United Kingdom, Spain|
|Plot||Death, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, End of the world|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Disturbing|
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 set foot on the isles, convinced the danger has come and gone. But it soon becomes all too clear that the scourge continues to live, waiting to pounce on its next victims.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller|
|Characters||Heroes, Soldier, Zombie|
|Plot||Revenge, Apocalypse, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses|
|Place||New York, USA|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men|
A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they fight to survive the night against the rats and rapidly multiplying cannibal mutants.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 5)|
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy|
|Country||Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Zombie, Vampire, Teens, Friends, Cannibals|
|Plot||Supernatural, Survival, Viruses, Chase, Pads|
A boy declares his love for his girlfriend, only to die the same night. He is brought back to life by his mother as a flesh-craving zombie, who sires more teen undead while trying to control his, er, appetite for his beloved.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Country||United Kingdom, France, USA|
|Characters||Zombie, Losers, Friends, Cannibals, Actors|
|Plot||Relationship, Pursuit, Supernatural, Death|
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.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||action, melodrama, drama, military|
|Characters||Military, Pilots, Soldier, Friends|
|Plot||War, Survival, Love triangle, Death, Love|
|Place||Aircraft, Japan, USA, England, Asia|
|Time||World War II|
|Style||Long, Exciting, To cry, Patriotic|
The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval nurse Evelyn Johnson. But the rivalry between the friends-turned-foes is immediately put on hold when they find themselves at the center of Japan's devastating attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Characters||Zombie, Knights, Friends, Deer|
|Style||Disturbing, For men|
Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ancient chants from “The Book of the Dead.” As they play the recording an evil power is unleashed taking over Linda’s body.
|Mark||9.8 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Characters||Zombie, Friends, Demons, Monsters|
When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force from the surrounding forest.
|Characters||Partners, Military, Soldier, Spy, Terrorists, Snipers, Pilots, Robots|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Weapon, War, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Political, Bank robbery, Hostage, Fight|
|Style||Netflix, Unexpected ending, Cyberpunk|
In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Demons, Students, Teachers, Criminals|
|Plot||Sects, Supernatural, Survival, Loneliness, Fight|
|Style||Netflix, For a group of friends|
Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.
|Characters||Teens, Vampire, Friends, Gangsters|
|Plot||Supernatural, Pursuit, Fight|
Three gutsy kids from a rapidly gentrifying Bronx neighborhood stumble upon a sinister plot to suck all the life from their beloved community.
|Plot||Technology, Survival, Supernatural, Internet, Death, Computers, Viruses, Fear|
Six friends hire a medium to hold a séance via Zoom during lockdown — but they get far more than they bargained for as things quickly go wrong. When an evil spirit starts invading their homes, they begin to realize they might not survive the night.
|Characters||Friends, Actors, Directors, Mothers|
|Place||Russia, Los Angeles, USA|
From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote, and interviews with his family, friends, and colleagues, this film looks not just at Anton's impressive career, but at a broader portrait of the man.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Characters||Students, Quest rooms, Friends, Killers, Nurses|
|Plot||Survival, Survival, Death, Mental disorders|
|Place||USA, Rides, Labyrinths, Party|
|Style||Creepy, Tense, For a group of friends|
On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.
|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||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||10 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, military|
|Characters||Friends, Soldier, Fathers, Bartenders|
|Plot||War, Death, Money|
Thirty years after serving together in the Vietnam War, Larry "Doc" Shepherd, Sal Nealon and the Rev. Richard Mueller reunite for a different type of mission: to bury Doc's son, a young Marine killed in Iraq. Forgoing burial at Arlington National Cemetery, Doc and his old buddies take the casket on a bittersweet trip up the coast to New Hampshire. Along the way, the three men find themselves reminiscing and coming to terms with the shared memories of a war that continues to shape their lives.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||thriller, crime, detective|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Police, Friends, Detectives, Journalists, Reporters, Serial killers, Strong women|
|Plot||Death, Investigation, Motorcycles, Weapon, Funeral, Internet|
|Place||USA, School, Trains|
A homicide detective teams up with a criminal profiler to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children's game, Hangman.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Genre||drama, military, history|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Netherlands, France|
|Characters||Soldier, Lifeguards, Friends, Military, Pilots|
|Plot||War, Death, Survival|
|Place||England, Ships, Sea, France, Beach|
|Style||Best soundtracks, Tense, Disturbing, Atmospheric|
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.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 3.8)|
|Genre||action, thriller, crime, detective|
|Characters||Mafia, Dogs, Snipers, Tough guys, Warriors, Soldier, Military, Hired assassins, Bodyguards, Special Forces|
|Plot||Survival, Martial Arts, Death, Motorcycles, Chess|
|Place||USA, Aircraft, Hotels|
An elite team of DEA agents are assigned to protect a dangerous drug lord and take refuge in a luxury hotel while they await extraction. They soon find themselves at the center of an ambush as the drug lord's former associates launch an explosive assault on the hotel.
|Plot||Death, Money, Funeral|
Simone, a clumsy financier, falls in love with Claudia, who’s living on her grandma’s retirement checks. When the old lady dies Claudia hides the body in a freezer, and sets up a fraud with the help of some friends to avoid bankruptcy.