Last of Us Finale: 12 Best Films and Shows like ‘The Last of Us’ You Can Watch on OTT Platforms in India

Shows that pack action, adventure and drama with sci-fi and fantasy elements have gained popularity over the years. Largely made in the west, the shows have a different group of audience who love to binge on this genre. With the introduction of such features on the OTT platforms’ libraries, users in India can watch these shows with just a click.

A recent addition to this list is ‘The Last of Us‘, which revolves around the struggles faced by a hardened survivor who has taken charge of raising a 14-year-old girl, the last hope for humanity. Set against the backdrop of a global pandemic, the show features the obstacles and challenges in a different world altogether. The show started airing on January 15, 2023 and is available on Disney+ Hotstar. It has a huge fan following and enjoys an IMDb rating of 9.1. Most fans are happy with the finale episode that was aired on March 13, 2022.  Like most other HBO shows, Last of US will also be leaving Disney+ Hotstar on March 31, 2023. If you are planning to watch it now or rewatch it, then now would be a good time. Also, if you are looking for other shows in similar genre, we have you covered. There are several movies and web series on popular platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and Disney+ Hotstar that you can watch now.

List of recommended films and shows like ‘The Last of Us’

The Last of Us is extremely popular in India, and many people have to mute themselves on Monday to avoid spoilers. If you, too, love the show and looking to watch some more shows of a similar genre, then we have you covered. Here are some popular shows with their IMDb rating and the OTT platform.

Title Platform IMDb Rating
Westworld Disney+ Hotstar 8.5
Logan Disney+ Hotstar 8.3
The Leftovers Disney+ Hotstar 8.3
Walking Dead Netflix 8.1
Children of Men Amazon Prime Video 7.9
Happiness Netflix 7.9
Sweet Tooth Netflix 7.8
The 100 Netflix 7.6
All of Us Are Dead Netflix 7.5
A Quiet Place Amazon Prime Video 7.5
The Last Ship Amazon Prime Video 7.4
Black Summer Netflix 6.6

1) Westworld

Released in 2016, the synopsis of the HBO Max drama mystery said, “At the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past waits a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence. Westworld received a positive response for the show and other aspects. The show was created by Lisa Roy and Jonathan Nolan

Where to Watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 8.5/10

Cast: Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood and others

2) Logan

Presented as an action drama directed by James Mangold, Logan is set in the future and revolves around the time when “mutants are nearly extinct. An elderly and weary Logan leads a quiet life; however, when Laura, a mutant child pursued by scientists, comes to him for help, he must get her to safety.” Written by James, Scott Frank and Michael Green, Logan received immense popularity from the audience and critics.

Where to Watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 8.3/10

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Dafne Keen and others

3) The Leftovers

Based on the book by Tom Perotta and created as a show by Damon Lindelof, The Leftovers is a three-part series which revolves around how “Three years after the disappearance of 2% of the global human population, a group of people in a small New York community try to continue their lives while coping with the tragedy of the unexplained nature of the event.”

Where to Watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 8.3/10

Cast: Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, and others

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4) The Walking Dead

Created by Frant Darabont, this drama horror revolves around how Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes learns the world is in ruins post he wakes up from a coma. He then gets on a mission to keep the group of survivors alive. The official synopsis shared by Netflix reads, “In the wake of a zombie apocalypse, survivors hold on to the hope of humanity by banding together to wage a fight for their own survival.”

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 8.1/10

Cast: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus and others

5) Children of Men

Starring popular names, this 2006 feature, Children of Men, was set against the backdrop of the futuristic 2027, where the “women have somehow become infertile, and now a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea.” The feature has been co-written and directed by Alfonso Cuaron.

Where to Watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 7.9/10

Cast: Julian Moore, Clive Owen, and others

6) Happiness

The 2021 Korean-language film received a positive response from the audience. The premise, as shared on Netflix, reads, “Residents of a high-rise building fight for survival when a deadly disease breaks out and turns infected into blood-lusting zombies.”

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 7.9/10

Cast: Han Hyo-joo, Park Hyung-sik, and Jo Woo-jin

7) Sweet Tooth

One of the popular action-adventure shows released in 2021 was Sweet Tooth, the story of which was said to be unique, whereby a boy – half human and half deer – has landed in the post-apocalyptic world and has to learn to survive among the other hybrids. He is in search ‘for a new beginning with a gruff protector.’

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 7.8/10

Cast: Nonso Anozie, Christian Convery and others.

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8) The 100

First released in 2014, The 100, a horror drama, is set in a time zone which is 97 years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization. Futuristic in nature, the show is about how 100 juvenile delinquents are sent back to earth from the spaceship, which has been the home to humanity’s lone survivors. These 100 humans have the sole task of repopulating the planet. The 100 is created by Jason Rothenberg.

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 7.6/10

Cast: Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, and Bob Morley

9) All of Us Are Dead

This Korean action drama instantly gained popularity among the fans of the genre. The show’s story revolves around “A high school which becomes ground zero for a zombie virus outbreak. What follows are a series of events where the trapped students must fight their way out or turn into one of the rabid infected.” Created by Lee JQ, Chun Sung-il, and Kim Nam-su, and released in 2022 under the original title Ji-geum u-ri hak-gyo-neun, All of us are dead has a total of 13 episodes and a new season of the show is expected to release this year. 

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 7.5/10

Cast: Park Ji-hu,Yoon Chan-young,Cho Yi-hyun

10) A Quiet Place

One of the spine-chilling horror drama films released in 2018 was The Quiet Place, the premise of which was set against the background of a post-apocalyptic world whereby “a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.” Co-written and directed by John Krasinski, the film stars him, his wife – Emily Blunt and others. A sequel to the film, A Quiet Place 2, was also released by the makers after a few years.

Where to Watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 7.5/10

Cast: John Krasinski, Emily Blunt and others

11) The Last Ship

The premise of Steve Kane and Hank Steinberg’s 2014 action drama, The Last Ship, revolves around a time when the pandemic has killed most of the earth’s population and how a group of naval destroyers confront the reality of facing the challenges and obstacles in the new existence.

Where to Watch: Amazon Prime Video

IMDb Rating: 7.4/10

Cast: Eric Dane, Adam Baldwin and others

12) Black Summer

Released in 2019 as a Netflix series, Black Summer is about how complete strangers come together to survive in the dark during the early days of a zombie apocalypse. Together, their only aim is to return to their loved ones and to do so; they need to gather strength to fight the zombies. Black Summer was created by Karl Schaefer and John Hyams.

Where to Watch: Netflix

IMDb Rating: 6.6/10

Cast: Jaime King, Justin Chu Cary and others


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