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What to Watch If You Love 'Fear the Walking Dead'

Updated November 18, 2019 189 votes 48 voters42 items

List RulesVote up the films and series you know other fans of Fear the Walking Dead will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Fear the Walking Dead.

Fear the Walking Dead tore from the minds of Robert Kirkman and the folks at AMC to offer a completely new way of telling the story found on The Walking Dead with new characters and a completely new setting. If you’re searching for ideas about what to watch after Fear the Walking Dead, these TV shows and movies are a great place to start. The best movies and shows like Fear the Walking Dead feature zombies, but that's not the only element of the series that makes it great; the people and their stories are why folks tune in week after week making Fear the Walking Dead a character-driven show more than anything. In this list, you'll find everything from iZombie to The Walking Dead to Dawn of the Dead.

What programs will you vote to the top of this list? Maybe you're a fan of Fido, a nontraditional zombie flick about a boy and his pet zombie. If you’re looking for more zombie gore, Santa Clarita Diet is a killer TV series to dive into zombie lore from an entirely new perspective. Some of the other notable movies and shows to watch if you like Fear the Walking Dead include Talking Dead, V, and The Strain.

Which shows and movies are the best for Fear the Walking Dead fans? Vote up the ones you would recommend to other fans, and be sure to check out the titles you haven’t seen yet.

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