Best Apocalyptic Movies

There have been many movies made about the end of the world
here's the Top 10 best ones.

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Other movies on this list are very good, but "2012" and "Day After Tomorrow" are simply the best! - nikola94

We are watching this movie in science class right now - Ajkloth

A Galactic Allignment Causes A Pole Shift And Natural Disasters To Wipe Out The Human Race -

2The Day After Tomorrow

A New Ice Age Happens Due To Global Warming -

3Independence Day

Alien Ships Hover Above The Earth -

4War of the Worlds

The Earth Is Invaded By Hostile Aliens -


A Asteroid The Size Of Texas Heads Straight For Earth -

6The Terminator

Intelligent Machines Attempt To Destroy The Entire Human Race -


Funny but would be a terrifying way to end the world. - Jetticus12

8Shaun of the Dead

Just because it's the apocalypse doesn't mean it can't be funny!

928 Days Later

Okay I like the movie but this would actually be defined as a post apocalyptic movie not an apocalyptic movie due to the fact that the plot takes place after the world ended. (Just saying) - the-rate-it-guy

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10Deep Impact

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?I Am Legend

One of the best movies ever made. Has great acting screenplay and plot.

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The Contenders

13I, Robot

Robots With Real Human Emotions Take Over The World -

14Terminator 2: Judgment Day
15Dawn of the Dead
1612 Monkeys
17The Matrix
18Children of Men

Absolutely phenomenal. Probably the most realistic apocalypse movie ever made. This is definitely my favorite movie.

19The Stand

I love this movie so much! A lot of people say Nicholas Cage is a terrible actor but I think he definitely delivered in this movie. Suspenseful, thrilling, and overall brilliant, this is one of the most underrated movies of all time.

A Father Decodes Messages About Natural Disasters That Destroy The World -

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Top Remixes (4)

1. Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
2. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
3. Deep Impact
1. 2012
2. The Day After Tomorrow
3. Independence Day
1. 2012
2. Independence Day
3. Armageddon

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