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Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
 5.3
 2K
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, save the world, heroic mission, adventure, journalism, danger, forces of nature, chaos, race against time, catastrophe, hurricane, power outage, heroes, fighting the system, obsessive quest, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, escapades, rivalry, assassination, heat wave, bank robbery, casino, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, las vegas

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Most similar movies to Category 6: Day of Destruction

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, disaster movie and exciting films with plots about catastrophe, danger, escapades, race against time, disaster film, forces of nature and heroes mostly in Thriller, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Category 6: Day of Destruction: The Day After Tomorrow (2004), 10.5: Apocalypse (2006), Supervolcano (2005), Quantum Apocalypse (2010), 40 Days and Nights (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After years of increases in the greenhouse effect, havoc is wreaked globally in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and the beginning of a new Ice Age. Paleoclimatologist, Jack Hall tries to warn the world while also ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: catastrophe, apocalypse, natural disaster, end of the world, tsunami, global warming, scientist, forces of nature, chaos, evacuation, climate change, post apocalyptic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, new delhi, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, survival, save the world, rescue, chaos, race against time, apocalypse, forces of nature, escapades, save the day, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, texas, kansas, utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 2K
Supervolcano (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yellowstone is a park, but it's also the deadliest volcano on Earth. Beneath it, a sleeping 'dragon' is stirring. When an earthquake opens a crack for magma to seep through, other warning signs of an eruption start popping up, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, survival, forces of nature, apocalypse, heroes, chaos and mayhem, race against time, danger, optimism, volcano, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Quantum Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of talented but rebellious 'rock-star scientists' find themselves in a race against time to save Earth when a comet makes an unexpected turn towards our blue planet where all life may cease to exist within days if our small town ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, danger, survival, chaos, collision, forces of nature, save the world, doomsday, tsunami, mars, anti hero ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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40 Days and Nights (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a colossal tectonic shift causes the sea level to start rising, a microbiologist gathers the DNA of as many species as she can, while the military creates an "ark" in a desperate attempt to preserve life on Earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evacuation, save the day, survival, apocalypse, danger, chaos, race against time, forces of nature, scientist, mass destruction, disaster film, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 204K
San Andreas (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, disaster movie ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: catastrophe, adventure, natural disaster, survival, forces of nature, earthquake, danger, daring rescue, chaos and mayhem, rescue mission, father daughter relationship, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 2K
Earthstorm (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it's discovered that the moon's structure is now entirely unstable -- threatening all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, moon, race against time, danger, apocalypse, space and aliens, adventure, heroes, ocean or sea, save the world, chaos, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: houston texas, florida, chicago illinois, colorado, mexico city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Meltdown: Days of Destruction (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Despite scientist Nathan's warnings, his boss continues an experiment meant as publicity for his satellite firm: exploding an asteroid. Instead it splits, and the major piece, the size of Iceland, changes course to earth. It is deflected but so ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, survival, race against time, danger, police detective, chaos, heroes, escapades, adventure, law enforcement, forces of nature, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 3.6
 501
Deadly Skies (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sky is literally falling in this thriller as one of the nation's leading astronomers, Madison Kelsey believes she is tracking a huge rogue asteroid rocketing toward earth. However, she can't get anyone in authority to take her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, save the world, survival, adventure, escapades, danger, race against time, rescue, scientist, catastrophe, asteroid, anti hero ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Seattle Superstorm (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An object is shot down over Seattle and the debris begins to effect the local weather ultimately threatening the whole world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: catastrophe, forces of nature, save the day, chaos and mayhem, adventure, family in danger, race against time, chaos, environmentalism, weather, storm, bio weapon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 2.9
 1K
Deep Core (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A powerful laser machine rips the core of the earth causing earthquakes and tsunamis, and only one man and his team can save the planet from destruction. Will they succeed? Action, suspense and disaster for fans of the genre.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, forces of nature, heroes, technology gone awry, adventure, undercover, chaos, escapades, save the world, save the planet, nuclear weapon, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 6K
Flood (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Timely yet terrifying, The Flood predicts the unthinkable. When a raging storm coincides with high seas it unleashes a colossal tidal surge, which travels mercilessly down England's East Coast and into the Thames Estuary. Overwhelming the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, talky, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, disaster film, rescue, race against time, save the day, survival, apocalypse, danger, secret agents, adventure, forces of nature, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, europe, england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.3
 814
Descent (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When cracks in the Earth's crust large enough to swallow a city block appear, a team of scientists must go deep into the Earth to find a way to stop the destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, volcano, burned alive, trespassing, chaos, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, danger, dishonesty, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Absolute Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: INTER SCI climatologist Dr. David Kotzman has evidence that a shift in the Earth's polarity triggered the last Ice Age...in a single day. Now, it's happening again, and there's no time to escape. As the temperature plummets, Miami is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice, survival, apocalypse, save the world, rescue, save the day, forces of nature, race against time, husband wife relationship, earthquake, time travel, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: disaster movie, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, apocalypse, chaos, race against time, danger, save the world, forces of nature, escapades, adventure, parents and children, space and aliens, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 1.8
 2K
Age of Ice (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Massive earthquakes open the Arabian tectonic plate, resulting in unstable weather and freezing temperatures that will be unsurvivable by nightfall. Attempting to reach safety, a vacationing family in Egypt must battle the rapidly cooling ...
Style: suspenseful, disaster movie, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: snow, catastrophe, adventure, survival, race against time, danger, forces of nature, escapades, earthquake, vacation, ice, collapsing building ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, suspense, captivating
Plot: forces of nature, danger, catastrophe, heroes, chases and races, escapades, evacuation, tornado, tidal wave, partners, survival, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The 12 Disasters of Christmas (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just in time for the joyous holiday season, this film connects the ancient Mayan prophecy of worldwide destruction at the end of 2012, and the iconic holiday song, The 12 Days of Christmas. But there is hope: a father learns that his daughter is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, disaster movie, captivating ...
Plot: save the world, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, apocalypse, small town, escapades, christmas, teenage girl, survival, rescue, stars ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, captivating ...
Plot: forces of nature, apocalypse, rescue, danger, chaos, escapades, climate change, natural disaster, snow, catastrophe, scientist, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Fire from Below (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Digging at a nearby cave, a careless industrialist unearths a vein of pure base Lithium and inadvertently brings it to the surface, where the Lithium combusts when coming into contact with water and begins to wreak havoc on the country side.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, adventure, save the day, forces of nature, danger, race against time, heroes, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, escapades, burned alive, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.9
 3K
Arctic Blast (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super chilled air towards the earth, it then sets off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice and begin a new Ice Age.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, disaster movie, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: solar eclipse, global warming, survival, save the world, forces of nature, ecological disaster, ice age, chaos, extinction, danger, evacuation, contingency plan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.2
 814
Storm War (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of freak weather occurrences around Washington D.C. reunites two estranged brothers who are the sons of a once prestigious climate scientist. One of them suspects their father is behind it and upon further investigation, they discover that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: race against time, danger, chaos, chaos and mayhem, escapades, save the day, heroes, forces of nature, siblings relations, parents and children, mad scientist, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspense, futuristic ...
Plot: earthquake, forces of nature, danger, race against time, destruction, chaos, adventure, apocalypse, disaster film, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.0
 390
Tornado (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 166 min.
Story: The hottest summer in years: Meteorologist Jan returns from Oklahoma, where he has studied twisters up close, after faring a traumatic catastrophe during his dangerous research. Back in Berlin, he comes to face with his past and his ex-girlfriend ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: tornado, adventure, forces of nature, save the day, obsessive quest, race against time, escapades, heroes, chases and races, danger, fear, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, oklahoma, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
2012: Supernova (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two hundred years ago a supernova exploded somewhere in the Lyra constellation. Now the lethal burst of radiation is headed straight for Earth, and time is swiftly running out. The only thing standing between humanity and complete devastation is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, danger, save the planet, race against time, heroes, astronomer, scientist, catastrophe, society, chases and races, disaster film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 2K
Meteor (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Somewhere on the outskirts of our solar system, the unthinkable occurs. A giant asteroid collides with a smaller one and changes direction - headed directly toward The Earth. The burning meteor rain that beats down with devastating force, is only a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, save the world, comet, apocalypse, race against time, chaos and mayhem, meteor, meteorite, danger, contests and competitions, adventure, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Airplane vs. Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, control room, danger, survival, adventure, save the day, heroes, spouse in danger, forces of nature, military, escapades, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: apocalypse, save the world, heroes, forces of nature, adventure, danger, catastrophe, store, space and aliens, escapades, disaster film
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
2012 Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On December 21, 2012 four strangers on a journey of faith are drawn to an ancient temple in the heart of Mexico. For the Mayans it is the last recorded day. For NASA scientists it is a cataclysmic polar shift. For the rest of us, it is Doomsday.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, adventure, forces of nature, save the world, chaos, race against time, supernatural, danger, heroes, imaginary, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2012
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 915
Solar Attack (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the sun's increasing expulsions of plasma threaten to ignite methane in our atmosphere, international tensions rise while scientists race for a solution to avoid natural disaster.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, heroic mission, save the world, forces of nature, danger, escapades, survival, sun, scientist, ex husband ex wife relationship, military officer, race against time ...
Place: new zealand, russia, shanghai china, detroit, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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