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What to Watch If You Love 'Survivor'

Updated April 1, 2021 865 votes 146 voters 8.2k views35 items

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

Survivor is one of the first reality competition shows to work in the United States, and its success is evidenced by the fact that it's been running for 30+ seasons. If you’re searching for ideas about what to watch after Survivor, these TV shows and movies are a great place to start. The best movies and shows like Survivor feature unscripted competitions in an interesting setting. In this list, you'll find everything from The Amazing Race to Big Brother to Quiz Show.

What programs will you vote to the top of this list? Maybe you're a fan of The Truman Show, a movie about a man who didn't know he was trapped inside a reality TV show. If you’re looking for more reality competition shows, Fear Factor is a gross yet interesting TV series to dive into if you want to see people do whatever is necessary to win the game. Some other notable movies and shows to watch if you like Survivor include American Ninja Warrior, Wipeout, and The Biggest Loser.

Which shows and movies are the best for Survivor 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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  • Naked and Afraid is an American docudrama series that airs on the Discovery Channel and premiered on June 23, 2013. Each episode chronicles the lives of two survivalists who meet for the first time and are given the task of surviving a stay in the wilderness naked for 21 days. After they meet in the assigned locale, the partners must find and/or produce water, food, shelter, and clothing within the environment....  more
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  • The Circle (Netflix, 2020) is an American reality competition series. The players move into an apartment building and never meet face-to-face, but instead communicate solely using their profiles on a specially-designed social media app that allows them to portray themselves in any way they choose....  more
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    Castaways (ABC, 2018) is an American reality television show. Contestants are stranded on remote islands and are forced to survive and find other survivors with only the scattered resources available on the beach and island....  more
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    American Ninja Warrior is a sports entertainment competition spin-off of the television series Sasuke, in which competitors try to complete a series of obstacle courses of increasing difficulty called "stages". The series began on December 12, 2009, in Los Angeles, with the top 10 competitors moving on to compete at "Mount Midoriyama" in Japan. American Ninja Warrior succeeded G4's American Ninja Challenge as the qualifying route for Americans to enter Sasuke. Beginning with the fourth season in 2012, regional finalists and wild card competitors competed on a nearly identical Mount Midoriyama course in Las Vegas, Nevada, rather than traveling to Japan to compete on Sasuke. NBC announced in...  more
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