Elly Zulaikha
March 26, 2020
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Since we’re all still staying at home and doing all kinds of things to occupy ourselves, we’ve compiled a list of disaster/survival movies you can watch. Make yourself some popcorn and ask your family to join in as well!



1. Light of My Life (2019)


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Parent and child journey through the outskirts of society a decade after a pandemic has wiped out half the world's population. As a father struggles to protect his child, their bond, and the character of humanity, is tested.



2. A Quiet Place (2018)


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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.



3. Bird Box (2018)


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Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a mother and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.



4. Train to Busan (2016)


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While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.



5. 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)


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After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.



6. Mad Max Fury Road (2015)


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In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, a woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in search for her homeland with the aid of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max.



7. Interstellar (2014)


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A team of explorers travel through a wormhole in space in an attempt to ensure humanity's survival.



8. World War Z (2013)


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Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop a zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatens to destroy humanity itself.



9. Contagion (2011)


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Healthcare professionals, government officials and everyday people find themselves in the midst of a pandemic as the CDC works to find a cure.



10. The Way Back (2010)


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Siberian gulag escapees travel four thousand miles by foot to freedom in India.



11. 2012 (2009)


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A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind.



12. Zombieland (2009)


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A shy student trying to reach his family in Ohio, a gun-toting tough guy trying to find the last Twinkie, and a pair of sisters trying to get to an amusement park join forces to travel across a zombie-filled America.



13. Cast Away (2000)


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A FedEx executive undergoes a physical and emotional transformation after crash landing on a deserted island.



14. Armageddon (1998)


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After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the planet.



15. Titanic (1997)


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A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.