Post-Apocalyptic Horror Movies

The table below shows the movies in our database that have a post-apocalyptic setting (they occur following a disaster that has caused societal breakdown). Movies set at the beginning of a major disaster where there is still a functioning society are not included here (e.g. World War Z).

Movie Name Director Year Jump Count Jump Scare Rating Netflix (US)
10 Cloverfield Lane Dan Trachtenberg 2016 8 2.5 No
28 Days Later Danny Boyle 2002 10 3.0 No
28 Weeks Later Juan Carlos Fresnadillo 2007 17 3.5 No
Bird Box Susanne Bier 2018 4 0.5 Yes
Cargo Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke 2017 2 0.5 Yes
Day of the Dead George A. Romero 1985 10 3.0 No
Extinction Miguel Ángel Vivas 2015 12 3.0 No
Here Alone Rod Blackhurst 2016 2 0.5 Yes
Hidden Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer 2015 6 1.5 No
I Am Legend Francis Lawrence 2007 9 2.5 No
It Comes at Night Trey Edward Shults 2017 5 1.5 No
Maggie Henry Hobson 2015 4 0.5 No
Night of the Comet Thom Eberhardt 1984 2 0.5 No
Patient Zero Stefan Ruzowitzky 2018 6 1.5 No
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Paul W.S. Anderson 2016 29 4.5 No
Stake Land Jim Mickle 2010 1 0.5 No
The Girl with All the Gifts Colm McCarthy 2016 3 1.0 No
Zombieland Ruben Fleischer 2009 9 3.0 No
Zombieland: Double Tap Ruben Fleischer 2019 2 0.5 No