TOP 10 SURVIVAL MOVIES
10. The Revenant - A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.
9. Alive - A Uruguayan rugby team stranded in the snow swept Andes are forced to use desperate measures to survive after a plane crash.
8. Behind Enemy Lines - A Navy navigator is shot down over enemy territory and is ruthlessly pursued by a secret police enforcer and the opposing troops. Meanwhile his commanding officer goes against orders in an attempt to rescue him.
7. The Day After Tomorrow - Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist, must make a daring trek from Washington, D.C. to New York City, to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age.
6. Lone Survivor - Marcus Luttrell and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. Marcus and his team are left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare.
5. The Hunger Games - Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.
4. 127 Hours - Based on a true story, this is about a hiker who is trapped in a cavern for five days and must find a way out in order to survive.
3. Book of Eli - A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
2. I Am Legend - Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.
1. Cast Away - Amazing story of survival on a desert island after a man’s plane crashes. One of Tom Hanks’ most impressive performances.