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Best Apocalypse Movies


  • The Day After Tomorrow

    The Day After Tomorrow (PG-13, 2004)

    Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ian Holm, Emmy Rossum, Sela Ward
    What if we are on the brink of a new Ice Age? This is the question that haunts climatologic Jack Hal... read morel. Hall's research indicates that global warming could trigger an abrupt and catastrophic shift in the planet's climate. While Jack warns the White House of the impending climate shift, his 17 year-old son Sam finds himself trapped in New York City where he and some friends have been competing in a high school academic competition. He must now cope with the severe flooding and plummeting temperatures in Manhattan. Having taken refuge inside the Manhattan Public Library, Sam manages to reach his father by phone. Jack only has time for one warning: stay inside at all costs. As full-scale, massive evacuations to the south begin, Jack heads north to New York City to save Sam. But not even Jack is prepared for what is about to happen--to him, to his son, and to his planet.
    • Dhvilmain
      Dhvilmain: Since I love apocalypse films and seeing Battle LA have made me want to watch other films of that sort I look bac
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • fb668149774
      fb668149774: This tale of enviromental apocalypse scared the shit out of my 9 year old, have yet to decide whether this is a good or a bad
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
    • Budgeburgess
      Budgeburgess: "The Revolution will not be televised" - here, post-9/11, there is live television coverage of the apocalypse. You suspect that millions of TV viewers in Buenos Aires, Sydney, and Cape Town are glued
      Reviewed 5 years days ago
  • Carriers

    Carriers (PG-13, 2009)

    Lou Taylor Pucci, Chris Pine, Piper Perabo, Emily VanCamp, Christopher Meloni
    An apocalyptic tale of a viral pandemic that sweeps across the United States, and four fleeing frien... read moreds who discover that they are far more dangerous to one another than any airborne pathogen.
    • fb1682423622
      fb1682423622: Run of the mill virus-apocalypse movie. Very anti-climactic
      Reviewed 16 months days ago
    • fb670330313
      fb670330313: love post-apocalypse anything and everything. this wasn't as fun.
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • shawneanderson
      shawneanderson: Nothing new to the contagion apocalypse sub-genre. Worse, its just boring.
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
  • Battle: Los Angeles

    Battle: Los Angeles (PG-13, 2011)

    Aaron Eckhart, Ramon Rodriguez, Will Rothhaar, Cory C. Hardrict, Jim Parrack
    For years, there have been documented cases of UFO sightings around the world - Buenos Aires, Seoul,... read more France, Germany, China. But in 2011, what were once just sightings will become a terrifying reality when Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant (Aaron Eckhart) and his new platoon to draw a line in the sand as they take on an enemy unlike any they've ever encountered before. -- (C) Sony