Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. Team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall. A small group of military officers and scientists dwell in an underground bunker as the world above is overrun by zombies.
A man's uneventful life is disrupted by the zombie apocalypse. Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.
A night at a local bed and breakfast turns into a bloody supernatural fight to the death. Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.
During a fictional series of Big Brother, a zombie outbreak occurs, but the house-mates are unaware of the impending doom outside the Big Brother House. A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
A cemetery man must kill the dead a second time when they become zombies. After an odd new medical student arrives at campus, a dedicated local and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue.
Five friends travel to a cabin in the woods, where they unknowingly release flesh-possessing demons. The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holes up in a cabin with a group of strangers while the demons continue their attack.
A sardonic hardware store clerk is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must retrieve the Necronomicon and battle an army of the dead, so he can return home. A special military unit fights a powerful, out-of-control supercomputer and hundreds of scientists who have mutated into flesh-eating creatures after a laboratory accident.
A young man's mother is bitten by a Sumatran rat-monkey. She gets sick and dies, at which time she comes back to life, killing and eating dogs, nurses, friends, and neighbors.
A ski vacation turns horrific for a group of medical students, as they find themselves confronted by an unimaginable menace: Nazi zombies. After tragedy strikes, a grieving father discovers an ancient burial ground behind his home with the power to raise the dead.
After he's institutionalized in order to cover for his sister, a young man encounters a doctor who is turning his patients into flesh-eating psychopaths. An end of the world battle between gangsters, cops and zombies.
A mockumentary following a police force as they deal with various perpetrators who are mostly supernatural in nature. Space radiation turns the dead into Zombies.
Common fights zombies and finds ways to pacify and use them. On pre-teen Timmy's (Begun Lower's) 1950s suburban street, they all have a zombie doing menial chores.
Timmy's zombie becomes his pet and friend, and is named Fido (Sir Billy Connolly). A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC, after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.
While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Susan. A grave robber reflects on his life of crime.
A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkle, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces traveling across a zombie -filled America. Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop a zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatens to destroy humanity itself.
An experiment in genetic engineering turns harmless sheep into bloodthirsty killers that terrorize a sprawling New Zealand farm. A comedy-horror-thriller in which a doctor and his teenage daughter are terrorized by flesh-eating zombies at a truck stop.
A man wakes up in the wilderness, in a pit full of dead bodies, with no memory and must determine if the murderer is one of the strangers who rescued him, or if he himself is the killer. An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies.
An infection spreads from slaughtered animals to humans, which causes the dead to rise and feed on the living. Myelitis, Marina, Jenny, and Vakirtzis are still on the run from the endless horde of ... See full summary ».
A radio host interprets the possible outbreak of a deadly virus which infects the small Ontario town he is stationed in. Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again.
Three not-so-cool school friends decide to try an old voodoo ritual. Later, they die in a car accident, but live on as zombies.
On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their undead relatives back to their human state. On the night of the big High-School Prom, the dead rise to eat the living, and the only people who can stop them are the losers who couldn't get dates to the dance.
Doctors Herbert West and Dan Cain discover the secret to creating human life and proceed to create a perfect woman from dead tissue. After 13 years in prison, the mad scientist from Re-Animator (1985) gets a new chance to experiment with the arrival of a young prison doctor, who secretly hopes to learn to reanimate dead people.
A teenage boy and his father move to his recently-deceased mother's hometown, where they encounter the ancient Native American cemetery with the power to raise the dead. The Walking Dead, zombie, In the Flesh, and other TV series that tackle the undead have found ravenous audiences both with the critical brains who write about them and the meat sacks who watch.
We bit into our Tomato meter scores to find the best reviewed zombie shows on TV, including a few of those that feature zombie characters even if the’re not the show’s main focus. Synopsis: Reality game show that sees ten contestants trying to survive in a simulated zombie apocalypse....
Whether it's a nuclear bomb, a zombie outbreak, a deadly virus (UHF...), environmental disaster, or our own carelessness, our favorite shows and movies about life after civilization give us a morbid look at what the world will look like after we've destroyed it. In case you've been living under a rock the past 10 years, The Walking Dead follows Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) after he wakes up from a coma to find the hospital abandoned and zombies, aka walkers, roaming the earth.
Netflix Set in post-apocalyptic Glendale, Calif., Daybreak follows the story of 17-year-old Josh Wheeler (Colin Ford) as he tries to navigate a brutal (and yet highly comedic) world in which all adults have been turned into mindless, bloodthirsty zombies thanks to a nuclear explosion. He joins forces with a small band of misfits on a quest to find his missing girlfriend, avoiding roving gangs of other teenagers to survive this totally bizarre apocalypse.
Though this series was canceled by Netflix after only one season, it's still a solid investment of your time and a lighter take on the apocalypse than other options. The enemy in The Last Ship is actually a global pandemic that strikes while the crew of the USS Nathan James was isolated on a mission in the Arctic.
This series manages to mix the existential crises that come with the breakdown of human society with the jump scares of an apocalyptic thriller, making it an excellent choice for your next binge. Set 97 years after a nuclear apocalypse, the only human survivors live on an orbiting space station called The Ark.
When overpopulation becomes a problem, however, 100 juvenile delinquents are jettisoned from the ship and sent to a radioactive Earth to test whether the atmosphere is habitable. SY FY, Ben Mark Goldberg/Kyffin a blend of the sci-fi and pandemic genres, 12 Monkeys follows James Cole's (Aaron Stanford) mission through time to stop the release of a deadly virus.
While most humans have been wiped out in Scandinavia where the series is set, two siblings survived the epidemic by sheltering in a bunker for six years. They emerge to search for their father and end up joining forces with another group of survivors in the hopes of finding a quarantine zone.
While many apocalypse narratives are caused by human corruption and greed, some like Salvation are just built on bad luck. This series, which lasted two seasons, is set in the present day as scientists discover an asteroid heading straight for earth.
Chris Wood, Claudia Black, Kristen Guthrie, David Gas, Christina Moses, Containment When a mysterious epidemic hits Atlanta, an unprecedented quarantine is enforced on the city's Zone 6, leaving those inside desperate and fighting for survival.
Though this series only ran for one season on The CW, it will definitely suck you in and remind you why social distancing is so important during an outbreak. The series follows a CDC doctor, Ephraim Good weather (Corey Still), as he investigates a viral outbreak that, essentially, turns humans into bloodthirsty vampires.
As New York City slowly but surely gets overrun, humans are faced with the possibility of extinction if they don't learn to fight off this new species of predator. This blockbuster hit that totally cashed in on the Mayan Calendar hysteria postulates that the world will end in a simultaneous set of earthquakes, volcanos, tsunamis, and every other climate catastrophe you can possibly imagine.
Through it all, one family attempts to escape California and make it to China, where the governments of the world have banded together to create state-of-the-art arks to preserve the human race. Contagion tells the story of a deadly viral outbreak that begins in Asia and slowly spreads to the U.S. and eventually the entire world.
As the CDC attempts to contain the virus and find a cure, society begins to break down as the mortality rate climbs. Specialist who is taken hostage in exchange for a cure, and the CDC virologists who race to understand and overcome the virus before it wipes out billions.
After seven years of starvation and destitution, the citizens of the caboose start a revolution and launch their mission to make it to the front car, where the train's creator and ruler, Mr. Wilford (Ed Harris) lives. Set in a post-invasion world, A Quiet Place follows one family's struggle to survive bloodthirsty aliens who hunt by sound by relying on sign language and clever means of soundless travel.