Account IconLogin|Sign Up
netflix
amazon_prime
hulu_plus
disney_plus
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Apocalypse
arrow
AllAction & AdventureBiographyComedyCrimeCultDocumentaryDramaFamilyFantasyHistoryHorrorLGBTQMusicalMysteryRomanceScience-FictionSportStand-up & TalkThrillerAbout AfricaAdaptationAlienAnimalApocalypseBased on BooksBased On True StoryBoxingCarCartoonChristmasClassicCollegeComic BookComing of AgeDanceDark ComedyDatingDisasterDisneyDoctorDogDrugDystopiaEscapeFeel-goodFemale DirectorFightingFriendshipFuturisticGangGangsterGeniusGhostHeroismHigh SchoolHolidayHuntingImaginationKidnappingMagicMartial ArtsMatureMedievalMilitaryMonsterMusicNew YorkParisParodyPetPolicePoliticalPrisonPsychologyRacingReligionRevengeRiverRobotRomeRoyaltyScienceSerial KillerShortSingingSpaceSportsSpySuperheroSupernaturalSurvivalSuspenseTankTeacherTechnologyTeenTime TravelVampireVideo GamesWarWorld War IIZombie
arrowarrow
Movies
arrow
Movies & TV ShowsMovies
Get recommendations and notifications when movies & shows come to your streaming services.
On
Cinemax
arrow
Every Service
Every Service
Free Services
Free Services
Your Services
Your Services
Netflix
Netflix
Prime Video
Prime Video
HBO MAX
HBO MAX
HBO
HBO
Showtime
Showtime
Hulu
Hulu
Starz
Starz
Plex
Plex
Disney+
Disney+
Peacock Premium
Peacock Premium
Philo
Philo
fuboTV
fuboTV
Epix
Epix
AMC Premiere
AMC Premiere
AMC
AMC
Shudder
Shudder
The Criterion Channel
The Criterion Channel
Fandor
Fandor
Hoopla
Hoopla
Kanopy
Kanopy
Tubi
Tubi
PlutoTV
PlutoTV
Peacock
Peacock
Vudu
Vudu
IMDb TV
IMDb TV
PopcornFlix
PopcornFlix
Crackle
Crackle
Cinemax
Cinemax
Syfy
Syfy
TBS
TBS
TNT
TNT
TCM
TCM
Paramount+
Paramount+
TVision
TVision
arrowarrow
Want to Select more than one service? Add your services to your free Reelgood account to see everything you can watch!

The Best Apocalypse Movies on Cinemax

Finding a good Apocalypse movie to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Apocalypse movies of all time streaming on Cinemax.

VIEW: best
backdrop
cinemax

1. Twelve Monkeys

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
8.0/10
Reelgood Logo
81/100
Released: 1995Rated: R
Science-Fiction, Mystery

What it's about: In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when Cole is mistakenly sent to 1990 instead of 1996, he's arrested and locked up in a mental hospital. There he meets psychiatrist Dr. Kathryn Railly, and patient Jeffrey Goines, the son of a famous virus expert, who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, the Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

backdrop
cinemax

2. Planet of the Apes

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
8.0/10
Reelgood Logo
75/100
Released: 1968Rated: G
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: An U.S. Spaceship lands on a desolate planet, stranding astronaut Taylor in a world dominated by apes, 2000 years into the future, who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

backdrop
cinemax

3. Equilibrium

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7.4/10
Reelgood Logo
74/100
Released: 2002Rated: R
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

backdrop
cinemax

4. The Running Man

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.7/10
Reelgood Logo
69/100
Released: 1987Rated: R
Science-Fiction, Action & Adventure

What it's about: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and U.S. society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight for their lives, including the gladiator-style The Running Man, hosted by the ruthless Damon Killian, where “runners” attempt to evade “stalkers” and certain death for a chance to be pardoned and set free.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

backdrop
cinemax

5. Rapture-Palooza

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.2/10
Reelgood Logo
54/100
Released: 2013Rated: R
Fantasy, Comedy

What it's about: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

backdrop
cinemax

6. The Poseidon Adventure

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7.1/10
Reelgood Logo
65/100
Released: 1972Rated: PG
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: When their ocean liner capsizes, a group of passengers struggle to survive and escape.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

Find the perfect movie or tv show with the Reelgood mobile app.