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What to Watch If You Love 'Survivor'

Updated February 4, 2021 815 votes 139 voters 7.7k views34 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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  • Big Brother
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  • The Challenge
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