20 Movies Like Hunger

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The Road

The Road
The Road
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award5 wins & 34 nominations total
Writer: Joe Penhall, Cormac McCarthy
Actors: Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Kodi Smit-McPhee
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Road” is a post-apocalyptic film that follows a father and son as they navigate a desolate and dangerous landscape in search of safety and hope, while facing the challenges of survival and maintaining their humanity.

The Book of Eli

The Book of Eli
The Book of Eli
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 47%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 16 nominations
Writer: Gary Whitta
Actors: Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Book of Eli” is a post-apocalyptic film about a lone wanderer named Eli who is on a mission to protect a sacred book that holds the key to saving humanity. As he battles through a dangerous and desolate landscape, he encounters various obstacles and adversaries who seek to possess the book’s power for their own gain.

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road
Mad Max: Fury Road
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 6 Oscars. 245 wins & 233 nominations total
Writer: George Miller, Brendan McCarthy, Nick Lathouris
Actors: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult
Language: English, Russian
Country: Australia
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“Mad Max: Fury Road” is a post-apocalyptic action film set in a desert wasteland, where a drifter named Max Rockatansky joins forces with a rebel warrior, Furiosa, to escape a tyrannical warlord and liberate a group of women being held captive.

Children of Men

Children of Men
Children of Men
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 49 wins & 89 nominations total
Writer: Alfonso Cuarón, Timothy J. Sexton, David Arata
Actors: Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Language: English, German, Italian, Romanian, Spanish, Arabic, Georgian, Russian, Serbian
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Japan
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“Children of Men” is a dystopian science fiction film set in a future where humanity has become infertile. The story follows a former activist who is tasked with protecting a pregnant woman, the first in 18 years, as they navigate a dangerous and chaotic world.

Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer
Snowpiercer
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 35 wins & 108 nominations
Writer: Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand, Jean-Marc Rochette
Actors: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton
Language: English, Korean, French, Japanese, Czech, German
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
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“Snowpiercer” is a dystopian sci-fi film set in a future where the remnants of humanity survive on a perpetually moving train after a failed global warming experiment. The movie follows a group of lower-class passengers as they revolt against the oppressive social hierarchy on the train, aiming to reach the front and gain control of their own destiny.

The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 4 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Noah Oppenheim, Grant Pierce Myers, T.S. Nowlin
Actors: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Will Poulter
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Maze Runner movie is about a group of young boys who find themselves trapped in a mysterious maze with no memory of their past. As they try to escape, they uncover dark secrets about their purpose and the world they live in.”

Divergent

Divergent
Divergent
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Awards: 7 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Evan Daugherty, Vanessa Taylor, Veronica Roth
Actors: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Divergent movie is set in a dystopian future where society is divided into factions based on personality traits. The story follows a young woman named Tris who discovers she is “divergent,” meaning she doesn’t fit into any one faction, and must navigate a dangerous world of political intrigue and rebellion.

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 142 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award34 wins & 49 nominations total
Writer: Gary Ross, Suzanne Collins, Billy Ray
Actors: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Hunger Games movie is set in a dystopian future where teenagers are forced to compete in a televised battle to the death. The story follows a young girl named Katniss Everdeen as she becomes a symbol of rebellion against the oppressive government.

Battle Royale

Battle Royale
Battle Royale
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 7 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Koushun Takami, Kenta Fukasaku
Actors: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto
Language: Japanese, English
Country: Japan
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The Battle Royale movie is a dystopian thriller set in a future Japan where a class of high school students is forced to participate in a government-sanctioned game of survival, where they must kill each other until only one remains. It explores themes of violence, morality, and the struggle for survival in a brutal and unforgiving society.

The Giver

The Giver
The Giver
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 35%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Michael Mitnick, Robert B. Weide, Lois Lowry
Actors: Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep
Language: English
Country: United States, South Africa, Canada
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“The Giver” is a dystopian film set in a society where all emotions and memories have been eradicated. When a young boy named Jonas is chosen to receive the memories of the past, he discovers the dark secrets behind his seemingly perfect world and becomes determined to change it.

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 48%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: T.S. Nowlin, James Dashner
Actors: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials” is a dystopian science fiction film where the protagonist, Thomas, and his fellow Gladers navigate a desolate post-apocalyptic world, known as the Scorch, while evading deadly creatures and uncovering a sinister conspiracy orchestrated by the organization WCKD.”

The 5th Wave

The 5th Wave
The 5th Wave
Internet Movie Database: 5.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 17%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Susannah Grant, Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinkner
Actors: Chloë Grace Moretz, Matthew Zuk, Gabriela Lopez
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The 5th Wave movie is about a teenage girl named Cassie who must survive and find her younger brother after a series of deadly alien attacks on Earth. Along the way, she must navigate through deception and trust in order to uncover the truth about the invaders.

Elysium

Elysium
Elysium
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 10 nominations
Writer: Neill Blomkamp
Actors: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley
Language: English, Spanish, French, Afrikaans
Country: United States, Canada
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The Elysium movie is set in a dystopian future where the wealthy live on a luxurious space station called Elysium, while the rest of humanity struggles to survive on an overpopulated and polluted Earth. A man named Max, played by Matt Damon, undertakes a dangerous mission to bring equality and access to healthcare to the people of Earth by infiltrating Elysium.

The Colony

The Colony
The Colony
Internet Movie Database: 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Metacritic: 28/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Jeff Renfroe, Svet Rouskov, Patrick Tarr
Actors: Kevin Zegers, Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton
Language: English
Country: Canada, United States
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“The Colony” is a post-apocalyptic thriller set in a future where Earth has frozen over. The film follows a group of survivors living in an underground colony who must confront a violent faction in order to protect their community and ensure their survival.

The Purge

The Purge
The Purge
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: James DeMonaco
Actors: Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, Max Burkholder
Language: English
Country: United States, France
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“The Purge” is a dystopian horror film series set in a future America where, for one night each year, all crime, including murder, is legal. The movies explore the consequences and moral dilemmas faced by individuals as they navigate through this annual event.

The Island

The Island
The Island
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Writer: Caspian Tredwell-Owen, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Djimon Hounsou
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Island” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where clones are created to provide organs for their human counterparts. Two clones, Lincoln Six Echo and Jordan Two Delta, discover the truth about their existence and escape the facility in search of their freedom and true identities.

The Postman

The Postman
The Postman
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 10%
Metacritic: 29/100
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Runtime: 177 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 7 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: David Brin, Eric Roth, Brian Helgeland
Actors: Kevin Costner, Will Patton, Larenz Tate
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Postman” is a post-apocalyptic film set in a future where a drifter poses as a postman and inadvertently inspires hope in a war-torn America, leading to a rebellion against a tyrannical regime.”

Waterworld

Waterworld
Waterworld
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 46%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 6 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Peter Rader, David Twohy
Actors: Kevin Costner, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Dennis Hopper
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Waterworld movie is set in a post-apocalyptic future where the polar ice caps have melted, leaving Earth mostly submerged. The story follows a lone drifter, known as “The Mariner,” who reluctantly becomes a hero when he helps a woman and a young girl find dry land.

I Am Legend

I Am Legend
I Am Legend
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Awards: 9 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Mark Protosevich, Akiva Goldsman, Richard Matheson
Actors: Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan
Language: English
Country: United States
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“I Am Legend” is a post-apocalyptic film about a scientist, played by Will Smith, who is the last survivor in New York City after a virus turns humans into bloodthirsty creatures. He struggles to find a cure while fighting off the infected and maintaining his sanity.

The Book of Eli

The Book of Eli
The Book of Eli
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 47%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 16 nominations
Writer: Gary Whitta
Actors: Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Book of Eli” is a post-apocalyptic film set in a desolate future, where a lone wanderer named Eli guards a sacred book that holds the key to saving humanity. As he battles through dangerous territory, he becomes the target of a tyrannical ruler who seeks to possess the book’s power.

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