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20 Movies Like 2012 (2009)

Geostorm (2017) poster

1 Geostorm (2017) ★ 5.3

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When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004) poster

2 The Day After Tomorrow (2004) ★ 6.4

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Earth is moving steadily towards a global ecological catastrophe: in one part of the world all life is dying of drought, in another part, the raging water element is demolishing cities.

The proximity of the catastrophe forces a climate scientist, trying to find a way to stop the global warming, to go in search of his missing son to New York, which has entered a new ice age...

Greenland (2020) poster

3 Greenland (2020) ★ 6.4

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John Garrity, his estranged wife and their young son embark on a perilous journey to find sanctuary as a planet-killing comet hurtles toward Earth. Amid terrifying accounts of cities getting level-led, the Garrity's experience the best and worst in humanity. As the countdown to the global apocalypse approaches zero, their incredible trek culminates in a desperate and last-minute flight to a possible safe haven.
Independence Day (1996) poster

4 Independence Day (1996) ★ 7.0

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A signal is received on Earth, sent by a source of apparently extraterrestrial origin. This source approaches, and the entire planet is alerted. No one, however, expected that the aliens would be so huge and in such numbers.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) poster

5 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) ★ 5.5

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The story of an alien who arrived on our planet with a warning: if wars and destruction are not stopped, Earth will be destroyed from the outside, because it poses a threat to the rest of the universe!
Pacific Rim (2013) poster

6 Pacific Rim (2013) ★ 6.9

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When legions of monsters known as kaiju rose from the depths of the sea, a war broke out that was destined to take millions of lives and reduce "human resources" to almost nothing in just a few years. To fight the aliens, a special weapon was created: huge robots called Jaegers, they are controlled simultaneously by two pilots whose minds are linked by neural communication.

But even the Jaegers are almost powerless in the face of the ruthless kaiju. On the brink of defeat, the defenders of humanity have no choice but to turn to two highly questionable heroes - a washed-up former pilot and an inexperienced trainee - who team up to lead the once legendary but now obsolete gamekeeper into battle. Together they prove to be humanity's only hope, the last obstacle before the impending apocalypse.

Extinction (2018) poster

7 Extinction (2018) ★ 5.8

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Peter has the same nightmarish dream in which humanity is attacked by unknown aliens with superior powers and technology. When these visions begin to interfere with daily life, Peter gives in to the entreaties of his wife and boss and visits a sleep clinic. And there he discovers that such visions do not come to him alone. One day that terrible day comes, the dream comes true, and aliens arrive on Earth, sowing death, destruction, and horror.

Into the Storm (2014) poster

8 Into the Storm (2014) ★ 5.8

In just one day, an incredible "invasion" of tornadoes virtually destroyed the town of Silverstone. All of its residents have been left to the mercy of unpredictable and deadly tornadoes, with meteorologists saying that the worst is yet to come. Most seek shelter, while a few brave ones go out to face the elements, testing themselves to see how far a "tornado hunter" can go for a single - but what! - photo.
Knowing (2009) poster

9 Knowing (2009) ★ 6.2

M.I.T. professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe.

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The Happening (2008) poster

10 The Happening (2008) ★ 5.0

The story is about a family trying to escape from the threat that threatens all of humanity. Trouble comes out of nowhere, coming suddenly, forcing people everywhere to commit suicide. A terrible plague, an epidemic or a new disease? What is it? No one knows...
Poseidon (2006) poster

11 Poseidon (2006) ★ 5.7

On New Year's Eve, a luxury cruise ship, the Poseidon, is in distress in the Atlantic Ocean after being capsized by a giant tidal wave. While hundreds of surviving passengers, following the captain's instructions, remain in the main ballroom waiting for help from shore, professional card player Dylan Jones searches for his way to salvation.

Keeping Dylan company against his wishes are nine-year-old Conor and his mother Maggie, Robert Ramsey, trying to find his daughter named Jennifer, and her fiancé Christian. They are joined by a shy stowaway, an elderly gay man intent on suicide, and a young waiter. They all make an incredible effort to escape from the sinking ship to the surface...

Deep Impact (1998) poster

12 Deep Impact (1998) ★ 6.2

A comet is discovered to be on a collision course with Earth. As doomsday nears, the human race prepares for the worst.
Battleship (2012) poster

13 Battleship (2012) ★ 5.8

We send signals into space and wait for a response. But are we sure we want it? What if aliens are potentially dangerous? In 2009, at a conference in Washington, DC, astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who had been to the moon, made a sensational statement about the existence of extraterrestrial life. Now we know, contact is not just possible, it is inevitable!
The 5th Wave (2016) poster

14 The 5th Wave (2016) ★ 5.2

The first wave left the mist behind. Only the luckiest managed to escape the second. But you can hardly call those who survived the third wave lucky. And the fourth wave erased all human laws, and instead established its own, the only one: if you want to live - do not trust anyone. And now the fifth wave is rolling in...
War of the Worlds (2005) poster

15 War of the Worlds (2005) ★ 6.5

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No one would have believed at the beginning of the 21st century that beings more advanced than man were keeping a watchful eye on everything that was going on on Earth; that while people were going about their business, they were being investigated and studied.

With endless complacency, men went to and fro all over the globe, busy with their own affairs, confident in their power over matter. Meanwhile, across the abyss of space, beings with a highly developed, cold, emotionless intellect were looking at the Earth with eyes full of envy, and slowly but surely were working out their plans, hostile to us...

War of the Worlds (2005) is on #15 spot of movies related to 2012 (2009). War of the Worlds (2005) was released in 2005, made by Steven Spielberg and has average rating 6.5 in 2022. Main stars of the War of the Worlds (2005) film are: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Tim Robbins.

San Andreas (2015) poster

16 San Andreas (2015) ★ 6.1

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Ray is a rescue helicopter pilot who has spent his whole life helping other people. During all his work he has seen a lot of terrible things and more than once found himself in very difficult situations. Despite all obstacles, he rushed to help, not even knowing that the worst was ahead of him.

A powerful earthquake hits California, killing hundreds of people and creating a huge crack in the ground. In the general chaos, Ray has to find his daughter, but it will not be easy. Hoping that his child is still alive, he embarks on a deadly journey across the state...

San Andreas (2015) film was made by . Main stars of the movie: Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, Alexandra Daddario. You can find San Andreas (2015) in the the next genre categories: Action, Adventure, Thriller and San Andreas (2015) has average rating 6.1, according to Screench user votes.

Armageddon (1998) poster

17 Armageddon (1998) ★ 6.7

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The shadow of a giant asteroid lies on Earth. The fateful collision is only days away. Armageddon, the tragic finale of world history, is upon us. To avert the catastrophe, a miracle - or the combined efforts of the best of the best, together with the technological power of everything man has created - is required. Can a handful of people withstand the universal elements?
The Core (2003) poster

18 The Core (2003) ★ 5.5

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The Earth's core has stopped spinning. Disasters are happening around the globe, including; animals acting in bizarre ways, monstrous thunderstorms. Dr. Josh Keyes and his crew of 5 go down to the centre to set off a nuclear device, hoping to make the core start spinning again, or humanity will cease.

The Core (2003) movie was filmed by as Director, starring Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo. The Core (2003) belongs to the next genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi and has average rating 5.5, according to user votes.

World War Z (2013) poster

19 World War Z (2013) ★ 7.0

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Jerry Lane, a former UN employee, finds himself in the middle of an epidemic of an unknown virus that turns people into zombies in a matter of seconds. Trying to find an antidote to the virus, Lane travels with his group almost all over the world affected by the epidemic. Now the fate of the world hangs in the balance, and Jerry is his only hope.

World War Z (2013) is one of the last movies similar to 2012 (2009) and it was released in 2013. Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz are the main stars of the film and it belongs to the next genres: Action, Adventure, Horror and has average user rating of 7.0 according to IMDB and Screench votes.

Oblivion (2013) poster

20 Oblivion (2013) ★ 7.0

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One day, a small group of Scavs appeared on the outskirts of George Pierce's hometown. They were highly trained and had advanced weapons for their size that led many people to believe they came from another planet in order to steal Earth's resources. This scared them so much that nobody dared go near these strange creatures until one brave soul shot at one with his shotgun, revealing it as an ordinary human trying only to find food and shelter like anyone else would do when faced with disaster.

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