Best Apocalypse Movies

  • The Day After Tomorrow

    The Day After Tomorrow (PG-13, 2004)

    Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ian Holm, Emmy Rossum, Sela Ward
    Directed by Roland Emmerich, this mega-budget, special-effects-laden epic revolves around the onset ... read moreof an international series of crises brought on by the long-term results of the greenhouse effect. At the eye of the storm is paleoclimatologist (a professor dedicated to the study of weather patterns throughout the ages) Jack Hall (Dennis Quaid), who voluntarily takes on the preservation of the world in the dawn of the next ice age and all the disaster that comes along with it -- violent hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, tidal waves, massive floods, etc. Hall must also contact his son, Sam (Jake Gyllenhaal), who was in the middle of an academic competition in New York City when the chaos begun. In addition to facing the largest-scale onslaught of natural catastrophes in the history of humankind, Jack, in his journey north, must contend with the masses fleeing south in an attempt to resettle in a warmer climate. The Day After Tomorrow also features Emmy Rossum, Sela Ward, and Joe Cobden. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi
    • 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
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      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.
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      fb1682423622: Run of the mill virus-apocalypse movie. Very anti-climactic
      Reviewed 11 months days ago
    • fb670330313
      fb670330313: love post-apocalypse anything and everything. this wasn't as fun.
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • shawneanderson
      shawneanderson: Nothing new to the contagion apocalypse sub-genre. Worse, its just boring.
      Reviewed 3 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
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      fb100002819037319: , I was expecting it to suck but what I got were brutal merciless death scenes, action packed alien apocalypse,a mixture of halo and district 9, and tons of explosions. This film is a must see for sci
      Reviewed 24 months days ago