2012 is a visually impressive sci-fi disaster movie featuring an all-star cast, following a group of survivors navigating catastrophic events predicted by the 2012 phenomenon.
The Day After Tomorrow is a visually stunning, sci-fi disaster movie with an absurd yet entertaining plot, featuring a talented cast including Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Emmy Rossum.
This is the End is a hilarious apocalyptic black comedy featuring a star-studded cast, including James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, and Emma Watson, who all play fictionalized versions of themselves during a biblical apocalypse.
The World's End is an apocalyptic sci-fi comedy with a stellar British cast, as five friends attempt a pub crawl in their hometown, only to confront an alien invasion, in the final installment of Edgar Wright's Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy.
Zombieland is a hilarious post-apocalyptic zombie comedy featuring a fantastic cast, including Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, and Emma Stone, on a cross-country road trip to find sanctuary from the flesh-eating undead, with a sequel released in 2019.
A Quiet Place: post-apocalyptic horror with Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, and Millicent Simmonds surviving extraterrestrial creatures with hypersensitive hearing; sequel out in 2021, more in the works.
28 Days Later is a thought-provoking post-apocalyptic horror movie featuring Cillian Murphy as a man who wakes up from a coma to find society has collapsed due to a virus, with great drama, suspense, and gore, and a sequel, 28 Weeks Later, also worth watching.
Don't Look Up: satirical black comedy about two astronomers warning humanity of a comet's collision, featuring an all-star cast including DiCaprio, Lawrence, Hill, Chalamet, Grande, Blanchett, and Streep.
Quarantine is a found footage horror movie about a virus outbreak that turns people into zombies, shot in a claustrophobic style, and with a sequel released in 2011.
I Am Legend is a post-apocalyptic action thriller starring Will Smith as the last human in New York City after a virus turns most humans into hostile mutants, featuring strong performances and poignant questions about humanity.
"Snowpiercer": post-apocalyptic sci-fi action film about a train circling the globe after a climate-change experiment, with a great cast, stunning visuals and unique world-building.