5 BEST SURVIVAL MOVIES
What comes to your mind when you think of survival movies? The main protagonist, few characters, limited equipment, and the main goal- to survive! This category of movies never fails to showcase the brutality of nature. Isn’t this what we watch these movies for? Well, the best part is the varied survival techniques and the wit the characters use to escape the situation! Not only do these movies provide great entertainment, but they also portray that one must never lose his nerves in a tense situation! Grab a bowl of popcorn and enjoy these 5 intense survival movies of all time!
- Frozen (2010)
When a ski resort decides to close early due to an incoming storm, three friends Dan Walker, Joe Lynch and Parker O’Neil are left stranded atop a ski lift chair for the weekend. This movie is definitely not what you expected it to be! Watch as these friends go through a harrowing experience in this game of survival! Will they make it?
- Crawl (2019)
After a massive hurricane hits the Florida hometown of Haley, she begins to search for her father Dave. Though she succeeds in finding her father in her family home, it becomes too late to escape. With the rising floodwater encroaching their house, soon they encounter a bigger problem- a pack of gigantic alligators waiting to maul them. How will they manage to survive?
- Gravity (2013)
Survival movies become more intense when the theme revolves around outer space! With very limited resources, Dr. Ryan Stone is left stranded in space after a cloud of debris destroys her shuttle. It also results in the death of her crewmembers. Left all alone in the outer space, will Dr. Stone be able to return to the earth? This movie will definitely give you the thrill you are looking for!
- The Grey (2011)
A plane crash leaves John Ottway and his team of seven workers stranded in the Alaskan wilderness. The movie follows some epic adventure and a game of survival when the eight men start their journey towards civilization and safety. Numbing ice cold weather and mortal injuries seem common, but will the men be able to fight back a pack of hungry wolves?
- Adrift (2018)
Everything seems to be fine between the romance of Tami Oldham and Richard Sharp. The story takes a turn when the couple start sailing across the ocean to deliver a 44 yacht. Soon the couple are trapped in a storm, with no signals and no help. To add on to their misery, they start hallucinating. Based on a real life story, what happens in this game of survival?
These movies definitely succeed in building up the tension as danger slowly starts unfolding. Survival is all about having a sharp mind and never losing hope. And these movies does a great job in portraying them. Making our heart rate go higher with every unexpected turn, these movies teach us that it is a dangerous world when it comes to survival and nothing should be taken lightly!