Best Post-Apocalyptic Movies on Netflix, Hulu, and Prime

Netflix, Prime, and Hulu are a paradise for movies of any genre, especially post-apocalyptic movies. Here we list our favorite hidden gems for streaming, from the post-apocalyptic genre.

The world of streaming services is full of diverse and awesome post-apocalyptic movies. We’ve compiled a list of some of the greatest available on the most popular services, including Netflix, HBO Go, Tubi TV, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and more.


The Surface

Streaming Service: Amazon Prime

Genre: Suspense, Drama


This short post-apocalyptic features a world where mankind lives underground and many humans live by the use of mechanical lungs. A woman is forced to venture to the surface, facing the unknown, in order to find her son’s lungs a new power source.

There are no A-list actors in this one, but it’s a great story and a powerful film lasting only 20 minutes. Absolutely worth the watch.

Rating: 9/10


The Colony

Streaming Service: Hulu, Tubi TV

Genre: Suspense, Action, Drama

Notable Actors: Laurence Fishburne

Rating: 9/10


Goodbye World

Streaming Services: Prime, Tubi TV

Year: 2014

Genre: Suspense, Drama

Rating: 9/10


These Final Hours

Streaming Services: Hulu

Year: 2015

Duration: 1hr 26min

Genre: Drama

Rating: 9/10


The Road

Streaming Services: No Longer Available for Streaming 🙁

Year: 2009

Duration: 1hr 51min

Genre: Suspense, Drama

Rating: 9/10


The Midnight After

Streaming Services: Prime, Tubi TV

Year: 2014

Genre: Suspense, Drama

Rating: 9/10


The Survivalist

Streaming Services: Netflix

Year: 2015

Cast: Martin McCan, Mia Goth

Rating: 9/10


Z for Zachariah

Streaming Services: HBO Go

Genre: Drama/Science Fiction

Year: 2015

Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Chris Pine, Margot Robbie

Rating: 8/10


Best Post-Apocalyptic TV-Show

Yes, this is a list of post-apocalyptic-movies, but we also have to mention the best show we’ve found streaming.

The Rain

Genre: Drama, Action

Streaming Services: Netflix

Year: 2018

Cast: Alba August

Rating: 10/10


If you liked the movies from this list, you might also like our other lists, including the lists of best zombie movies and best comedy movies on popular streaming services.



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