The Best Survival Movies on CBS All Access
Finding a good Survival 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 Survival movies of all time streaming on CBS All Access.
1. Escape from New York
What it's about: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash lands on the island, the authorities turn to a former soldier and current convict to rescue him.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access, Shudder & The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
2. The Perfect Storm
What it's about: In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail. Magnificent foreshadowing and anticipation fill this true-life drama while minute details of the fishing boats, their gear and the weather are juxtaposed with the sea adventure.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).