Best new Post-Apocalyptic movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best post-apocalyptic movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are our new post-apocalyptic genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

Nothing displays the streng of humans like when they are left to their own devices. Tons of movies play with the post-apocalyptic genre, but only some of them rise above the zombie or action flick, and show us something more about what it means to be a human.

New post-apocalyptic movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018

  • Mortal Engines

    DIRECTOR: Christian Rivers
    CAST: Hugo Weaving Stephen Lang Robert Sheehan |

    Produced by Peter Jackson, this New Zealand dystopian epic could very well become the 'Mad Max' of 2018. Taking place after the so-called 60 Minutes War, the earth is almost out of natural resources. Autonomous city states on giant wheels crawl the surface of the earth, fighting each other over food and resources. Read more

    RATING: 84/100

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  • Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade

    DIRECTOR: Jee-woon Kim
    CAST: Woo-sung Jung, Dong-won Gang, Hyo-ju Han

    Based on a story by Mamoru Oshii (the man behind the 1995 manga classic 'Ghost in the Shell'), 'Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade' takes place in the distant future. North and South Korea are united. But things do not go smoothly, with uprisings on both sides. When total chaos seems inevitable, a team of special forces is set up. Read more

    RATING: 80/100

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  • Luxembourg

    DIRECTOR: Myroslav Slaboshpytskyi

    Shot in and around Chernobyl, Ukraine, this upcoming post-apocalyptic tale evolves around a group of people that have to work and live together in order to survive a permanent nuclear winter. Read more

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  • I Think We’re Alone Now

    DIRECTOR: Reed Morano
    CAST: Peter Dinklage, Elle Fanning

    The human race has been wiped out, except for Del (Peter Dinklage). in a small town, he lives a simple life, always alone. Which he likes the best. When all of a sudden a young girl (Elle Fanning) appears, he is baffled and wants her to go, but she insists to stay. Read more

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Best post-apocalyptic movies of 2017

Top rated 2017 post-apocalyptic movies

  • It Comes at Night

    DIRECTOR: Trey Edward Shults
    CAST: Joel Edgerton Riley Keough Christopher Abbott

    Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put... Read more

    RATING: 85/100

    RELEASE DATE: August 16th, 2018

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Best post-apocalyptic movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

2010's best rated post-apocalyptic movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).