20 Movies Like The Road

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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 protects and seeks to deliver a sacred book that holds the key to humanity’s future. As he faces various dangers and adversaries, Eli’s mission becomes a battle between good and evil in a desolate world.

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, and follows a former activist who must protect a pregnant woman in order to ensure the survival of the human race.”

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 dystopian future, where a woman named Furiosa rebels against a tyrannical ruler and teams up with Max, a former captive, to lead a daring escape across a desert wasteland.”

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 impersonates a postman to bring hope to a struggling community, ultimately inspiring them to resist a tyrannical warlord. It explores themes of survival, redemption, and the power of communication in a desolate 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 post-apocalyptic sci-fi film set on a perpetually moving train that houses the last remnants of humanity. The story follows a group of lower-class passengers as they revolt against the oppressive social hierarchy on board.

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 who becomes the last survivor in New York City after a virus transforms the population into bloodthirsty creatures, forcing him to find a cure while battling loneliness and danger.

28 Days Later

28 Days Later
28 Days Later
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 10 wins & 32 nominations
Writer: Alex Garland
Actors: Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Christopher Eccleston
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United Kingdom
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“28 Days Later” is a post-apocalyptic horror film about a man who wakes up from a coma to find himself in a deserted London, where a deadly virus has turned most of the population into aggressive zombies. He joins a group of survivors in a desperate fight for survival and a search for a safe haven.

The Day After Tomorrow

The Day After Tomorrow
The Day After Tomorrow
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award6 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: Roland Emmerich, Jeffrey Nachmanoff
Actors: Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum
Language: English, Japanese, French, Arabic
Country: United States
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“The Day After Tomorrow” is a disaster film that follows a climatologist and his son as they navigate through a series of extreme weather events triggered by global warming, leading to a catastrophic ice age and a race against time to save humanity.”

The Rover

The Rover
The Rover
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: David Michôd, Joel Edgerton
Actors: Guy Pearce, Robert Pattinson, Scoot McNairy
Language: English, Chinese
Country: Australia, United States
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The Rover is a dystopian thriller set in the Australian outback, where a man named Eric hunts down a gang who stole his car, forming an unlikely alliance with one of the gang members’ abandoned brother to get it back.

The Survivalist

The Survivalist
The Survivalist
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award3 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Stephen Fingleton
Actors: Martin McCann, Mia Goth, Olwen Fouéré
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
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The Survivalist is a post-apocalyptic thriller set in a world ravaged by famine, where a lone man living off the grid must navigate the dangerous landscape while protecting his isolated homestead from desperate intruders. As tensions rise and trust is tested, survival becomes a brutal battle of wits and instincts.

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 teenagers who are trapped in a mysterious maze and must find a way to escape while uncovering the secrets behind their confinement. As they navigate the treacherous labyrinth, they also discover the existence of a deadly virus that threatens their survival.

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 participate in a televised fight to the death called “The Hunger Games.” The story follows a young girl named Katniss Everdeen as she volunteers to take her sister’s place in the games and becomes a symbol of rebellion against the oppressive government.

War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 16 wins & 49 nominations total
Writer: Josh Friedman, David Koepp, H.G. Wells
Actors: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Tim Robbins
Language: English, Dutch, Russian, Czech, German
Country: United States, Russia, Japan, Mexico, South Korea
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The War of the Worlds movie is a science fiction thriller that follows a family’s struggle for survival as they witness an alien invasion and battle to escape the deadly attacks. The film explores themes of fear, resilience, and the indomitable spirit of humanity in the face of an overwhelming threat.

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place
A Quiet Place
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 37 wins & 128 nominations total
Writer: Bryan Woods, Scott Beck, John Krasinski
Actors: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds
Language: American Sign , English
Country: United States
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“A Quiet Place” is a suspenseful horror film set in a post-apocalyptic world where a family must live in silence to avoid being hunted by mysterious creatures that are attracted to sound. The film follows their struggle to survive and protect each other in a world where even the slightest noise can be deadly.

The Last Man on Earth

The Last Man on Earth
The Last Man on Earth
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
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Runtime: 32S min
Seasons: 4
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. 23 nominations total
Writer: Will Forte
Actors: Will Forte, January Jones, Cleopatra Coleman
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Last Man on Earth” is a post-apocalyptic science fiction film about a man who believes he is the only survivor of a global pandemic, until he discovers other survivors and must confront the challenges of rebuilding society.”

The Omega Man

The Omega Man
The Omega Man
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: John William Corrington, Joyce Hooper Corrington, Richard Matheson
Actors: Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Rosalind Cash
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Omega Man” is a post-apocalyptic science fiction film about the last surviving man in Los Angeles who battles against a group of nocturnal mutants while trying to find a cure for the plague that wiped out most of humanity.”

The Stand

The Stand
The Stand
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
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Runtime: 361 min
Seasons: 1
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: Won 2 Primetime Emmys. 3 wins & 7 nominations total
Writer: N/A
Actors: Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald, Jamey Sheridan
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Stand movie is a post-apocalyptic horror film based on Stephen King’s novel. It follows a group of survivors who must confront a deadly virus that has wiped out most of humanity, while also facing off against a malevolent supernatural entity.

The Mist

The Mist
The Mist
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 6 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Frank Darabont, Stephen King
Actors: Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Mist” is a horror film based on a Stephen King novella, where a small town is enveloped in a mysterious mist that hides deadly creatures. As a group of people seek refuge in a supermarket, they must confront their own fears and make harrowing decisions to survive.

Zombieland

Zombieland
Zombieland
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Awards: 10 wins & 29 nominations
Writer: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick
Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson
Language: English, Spanish, French
Country: United States
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Zombieland is a post-apocalyptic comedy film that follows a group of survivors as they navigate a world overrun by zombies and embark on a road trip to find refuge. Along the way, they form an unlikely family and learn to fight for their lives while also finding moments of humor and romance.

Dawn of the Dead

Dawn of the Dead
Dawn of the Dead
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Action, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 17 nominations
Writer: George A. Romero, James Gunn
Actors: Sarah Polley, Ving Rhames, Mekhi Phifer
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, Japan, France
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“Dawn of the Dead” is a 1978 horror film directed by George A. Romero. It follows a group of survivors who take refuge in a shopping mall during a zombie apocalypse, battling both the undead and their own deteriorating humanity.

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