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Best Post-Apocalyptic Movies in 2023 You Don’t Want to Miss

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What a year 2022 has been in terms of post-apocalyptic movies! The list for the past year contained several amazing features, and this year promises to be just as good, if not better.

In this article, we are going to list some of the forthcoming post-apocalyptic films that you won’t want to miss. This covers both those having a confirmed release date in 2023 and those whose release is only anticipated to take place “soon.” In addition, be sure to have a look at our calendar, which is kept up to date on a daily basis and details all of the forthcoming post-apocalyptic media, including movies, television episodes, novels, video games, and more!

Let’s take a look at the best post-apocalyptic movies in 2023.

Upcoming Best Post-Apocalyptic Movies in 2023


Starring Kang Soo-youn, Kim Hyun-joo, and Ryu Kyung-soo, JUNG_E is about a scientist working in an artificial intelligence lab in a near-future post-apocalyptic world who takes the initiative to clone the brain of a valiant soldier – her mother — in an attempt to bring an end to a bloody civil war.  It will premiere on Netflix Friday, January 20th.

Dune: Part 2

In his quest for vengeance against the conspirators who were responsible for the death of his family, Paul Atreides forms an alliance with Chani and the Fremen. He must stop a horrific destiny that only he can see coming forth in order to protect the one person he loves more than everything else in the world and the fate of the whole universe. Dune Part 2 is scheduled to be released on HBO Max on November 3, 2023.

Knock at the Cabin

A little girl and her parents are kidnapped by four armed strangers while they are on holiday in a secluded cabin. The kidnappers demand that the family make an impossible decision in order to stop the impending end of the world. Because they have very little contact with the outside world, the family has to determine what they believe prior to everything being lost.

M. Night Shyamalan is the director of the film Knock at the Cabin, which is scheduled to make its debut on February 3rd, 2023.

Tomorrow Before After

A young lady seeks for other survivors in a post-apocalyptic world with the assistance of an abandoned dog. At the same time, she is attempting to come to terms with the fact that she is pregnant and that her unborn child is developing inside of her. Directed by Alfonso Quijada (Time Cop, X-2: X-Men United). Scheduled to release February 4, 2023.

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is the title of a forthcoming dystopian action-adventure film that is based on the book of the same name, which was published in 2020 by Suzanne Collins. The novel will be both a sequel and a prequel to Collins’s The Hunger Games trilogy.

The plot of the film will center on a youthful version of Coriolanus Snow, who would go on to become president of Panem, as he prepares a tribute for the 10th Hunger Games. These games pave the way for Snow’s autocratic dominance over the nation of Panem. The release date is planned for November 17, 2023

The Pod Generation

The Pod Generation is an impending science fiction romantic comedy film that will be directed by Sophie Barthes. The plot of the film will take place in the not-too-distant future, at a time when artificial intelligence (AI) is all the rage and nature is slipping into oblivion. Rachel and Alvy, a young couple living in New York City, are the focus of the narrative. They are excited about the prospect of starting a family with the assistance of a cutting-edge reproductive technology developed by the multinational technology company Pegasus.

No scheduled dates at the time of this writing, but the movie is expected to be released in 2023.

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The Last Train to New York

The film, which will be distributed by New Line Cinema and directed by Timo Tjahjanto (The Night Comes for Us, May the Devil Take You, V/H/S/94), will be a remake of the South Korean zombie epic Train to Busan and will be titled The Last Train to New York. Its theatrical release date was recently announced as April 21, 2023, but needed to be delayed after the slot was taken by another movie. The new release date is not determined at this date.

The original story begins with the outbreak of a zombie virus in South Korea, during which time passengers aboard a train travelling from Seoul to Busan are fighting for their lives. 

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credit: IMDB

This list might grow in the future, so make sure to bookmark this page and check it out in the future! Think we missed one? Let us know!

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    Valerie Anne is a Type 1 diabetic, mother, tree-hugger, self-proclaimed granola who loves a good horror story through literature, video games, and movies. She also streams art over at

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