Apocalypse movies let normal folks like us experience wild, life changing situations from the comfort of our living rooms. And thankfully, Netflix, Prime, and other streaming services are loaded with them. On the downside, there are so many to choose from, you might not know where to start. So we’ve curated a list of our favorites.
This is a list of the best apocalypse movies on Netflix, Prime, Hulu, HBO Go, and other streaming services:
The Darkest Dawn
Release Date: 2016
Actors: Bethan Leadley, Cherry Wallis, Jess Cleverly
Genre: Action, Adventure, Alien Invasion, British
Description: This movie is shot from the perspective of a 16 year old girl’s new video camera that she got right before an alien invasion. And good news for us — she doesn’t like to film anything boring. We enjoyed this one – fast paced, entertaining, and intense.
Rim of the World
Release Date: 2019
Actors: Miya Cech, Jack Gore, King Bach, Anthony Cavalero
Genre: Action, Thriller, Comedy
Description: Rim of the Earth is the story of kids at an outdoor camp during an alien invasion.
Release Date: 2019
Actors: Stanley Tucci, Kiernan Shipka, Miranda Otto
Genre: Suspense, Thriller
Description: This exciting movie follows a deaf girl and her family as they navigate a treacherous world being overrun by fast, giant, bat-like creatures that are attracted to sound.
Release Date: 2017
Actors: Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess
Description: Geostorm is fun a movie about a climate-driven apocalypse in a not-so-distant future. Gerard Butler is the only one who can save us now.
Release Date: 2010
Actors: Dennis Quaid, Paul Bettany, Charles S. Dutton
Genre: Thriller, Action, Fantasy
Description: Legion is an exciting movie that takes place entirely in a diner in the middle of a roadside dinner in the middle of the U.S. A group of random strangers bands together to fight against the end of humanity after God loses faith in humankind.
If you like the movies in this list, you might also like our list of post-apocolyptic movies on Netflix, Prime, and Hulu and our list of awesome streaming zombie movies.