YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE...MAYBE TWICE!
How about the televison shows that feature post-apocalyptic themes or topics.
The Colony is a reality television program. The series was filmed in an industrial area bordering the Los Angeles River on the edge of downtown Los Angeles, and follows ten cast members in an environment that simulates life after a global catastrop
The year is 2021, 15 years after a plague has killed nearly everyone over the age of puberty (both the event and the virus itself are referred to as "The Big Death"). The children who survived are now grown, and find themselves faced with two choices: either continue to scavenge off the diminishing remains of the old world, or begin trying to rebuild.
There is a Twilight Zone episode, that i really liked, it didn't so much take place in a post-apocalyptic world, but it's staged where these people are shacked up in a room to keep same from a nuclear bomb, but throughout the show most of the people leave because they're either tired of waiting, can't stand each other, or want to face the threat itself. Except one man stayed, and when he finally comes out, the world is deserted. However, he is surrounded by books, and he was so excited to read them because now he had all the time in the world ... thats until his glasses broke. :(
you can read more about it here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_Enough_at_Last