20 Movies Like Cloverfield (2008)

1 The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) ★ 5.5

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While the earthly world is on the brink of a war for resources, in space a group of scientists is testing a device that could solve the problem of the energy crisis. Several unsuccessful attempts lead the scientists to despair. Fuel is left for three launches, and when the device is launched successfully, the joy is short-lived as the team has to deal with very strange phenomena.

2 The Mist (2007) ★ 7.1

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A small town is covered by a supernatural fog that cuts people off from the outside world. A group of heroes, who find themselves in a supermarket at this moment, have to engage in an unequal battle with the monsters living in the fog.

3 A Quiet Place (2018) ★ 7.5

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In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

4 I Am Legend (2007) ★ 7.2

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An unknown virus has killed half the world's population and turned the other half into vampires. The only survivor with immunity to the disease keeps the ghouls under siege at night, and by day tries to find an antidote and get to the bottom of the epidemic.

5 Battle Los Angeles (2011) ★ 5.7

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An alien civilization tries to take over the Earth, exterminating all life in its path. Around the world begins a large-scale battle of humanity for survival. A squad of marines is assigned to free the besieged city of angels from the mysterious and deadly creatures at all costs...

6 The Host (2006) ★ 7.1

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A squid-like creature terrorized the Han River in 2013, leaving many people injured and a few dead. This monster was likely created through toxic chemicals leaking from an American military base of Yongson's drain six years ago.

7 Annihilation (2018) ★ 6.8

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8 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) ★ 7.2

After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter by a man who claims that the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

9 Rampage (2018) ★ 6.1

Primatologist Davis Okoye prefers to stay away from humans and befriends George, a remarkably intelligent male gorilla whom he has raised since birth. But an out-of-control genetic experiment turns the docile ape into a fierce monster. Moreover, it is soon discovered that other modified predators exist.

While freshly created monsters turn North America to rubble, wiping out everything in their path, Okoye, along with a disgraced genetic engineer, tries to invent an antidote, tearing through the endless battlefield, not only to prevent global disaster, but also to save the intrepid creature who was once his friend.

10 28 Days Later... (2002) ★ 7.6

A group of "green" extremists invade a primate research center and release a monkey infected with a virus of unstoppable aggression from a secret research laboratory. The deadly virus, transmitted through blood in a matter of seconds, causes instant infection and, in contact with any living creature, turns it into a bloodthirsty monster.

Twenty-eight days later, the entire United Kingdom is gripped by a terrible epidemic: many evacuate, others seek safety in the hope of escaping. Those who are lucky enough not to be infected are hiding in an abandoned house with a group of military personnel.

11 Underwater (2020) ★ 5.8

A group of employees of a large underwater drilling complex, located at the bottom of the Mariana Trench at a depth of 11 km, experiences the sudden destruction of the station and faces an unknown oceanic horror.

12 Super 8 (2011) ★ 7.0

During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.

13 Chronicle (2012) ★ 7.0

Three high school friends gain superpowers after making an incredible discovery underground. Soon they find their lives spinning out of control and their bond tested as they embrace their darker sides.

14 War of the Worlds (2005) ★ 6.5

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...

15 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.

16 District 9 (2009) ★ 7.9

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Violence ensues after an extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth finds a kindred spirit in a government agent exposed to their biotechnology.

17 Skyline (2010) ★ 4.5

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Strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, drawing people outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth.

18 Signs (2002) ★ 6.8

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A widowed former priest living with his children and brother on a Pennsylvania farm finds mysterious crop circles in their fields, which suggests something more frightening to come.

19 Spectral (2016) ★ 6.3

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There has been a war in Moldova for a number of years now. Lately, invisible creatures have been appearing in the war zone, instantly killing heavily armed trained professionals. Dr. Kline was involved in the development of the latest weapons that are powerless against these creatures, and now he must find out what they are and where they came from.

20 The Happening (2008) ★ 5.0

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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...

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