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Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
 5.3
 2K
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, adventure, heroes, fighting the system, save the world, journalism, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, chaos, escapades, rivalry, assassination, race against time, bank robbery, casino, tornado, death, hurricane, theft, storm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas

Most similar movies to Category 6: Day of Destruction

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and tense films with plots about danger, race against time, escapades, forces of nature, chases and races, heroes and chaos mostly in Thriller, Action and Adventure 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, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: apocalypse, natural disaster, tsunami, catastrophe, global warming, scientist, end of the world, forces of nature, chaos, evacuation, climate change, post apocalyptic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, new delhi, antarctica, california ...
⇓ 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: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, survival, save the day, secret agents, escapades, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, forces of nature, chases and races, demolished city, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, maryland, utah, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 2K
Supervolcano (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action, 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, suspenseful, serious
Plot: natural disaster, escapades, future dystopia, apocalypse, optimism, survival, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, race against time, danger, heroes, 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, exciting, suspenseful, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, survival, danger, chaos, collision, forces of nature, save the world, doomsday, tsunami, race against time, mars ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evacuation, adventure, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, chaos, save the day, escapades, chases and races, race against time, danger, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: save the day, space and aliens, adventure, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, chases and races, heroes, escapades, bio weapon, environmentalism, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
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, earthquake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, save the day, forces of nature, rescue, apocalypse, save the world, race against time, husband wife relationship, earthquake, time travel, aging ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 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, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: solar eclipse, global warming, evacuation, save the world, extinction, contingency plan, survival, ecological disaster, chaos, demolished city, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.8
 275
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Manhattan fireman Mark Decker visits, for the first time, his Steven in his ex Emma's new apartment in one of her dad Donald Richardson's development estates, at the foot of Diamand-back Mountain. But Don's ambitious executive Stewart ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, race against time, save the day, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades, adventure, heroes, pregnancy, survival, poison, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, forces of nature, danger, race against time, chaos, missing child, save the world, escapades, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.2
 786
Storm War (2011)
Genre: Action, 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
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, parents and children, heroes, chases and races, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, save the day, escapades, forces of nature, danger, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sky's on Fire (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The ozone is depleted and as a result of this all sorts things are happening like lethal insects flying around. A scientist tries to warn everybody about this but no one seems to believe him. When his predictions come true they now turn to him for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, deadly, rescue, survival, chaos, danger, race against time, chaos and mayhem, heroes, save the day, future dystopia, forces of nature ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, serious
Plot: snow, earthquake, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, survival, danger, race against time, vacation, holiday, catastrophe, ice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, serious
Plot: tidal wave, tornado, forces of nature, chases and races, heroes, escapades, adventure, evacuation, danger, race against time, helicopter, explosion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, captivating, suspense
Plot: save the world, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, small town, escapades, christmas, teenage girl, survival, disaster film, rescue, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: rough, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Plot: end of the world, earthquake, destruction, danger, race against time, chases and races, space and aliens, adventure, chaos, apocalypse, forces of nature, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, suspenseful, serious
Plot: chases and races, escapades, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, chaos, danger, race against time, apocalypse, rescue, escape, airplane, snow ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, iceland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, chaos, danger, race against time, forces of nature, save the day, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, heroes, burned alive, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, adventure, forces of nature, spouse in danger, survival, control room, danger, heroes, escapades, save the day, death of protagonist, volcano ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
 1K
Ice Quake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As the permafrost melts in Alaska, underground rivers of volatile liquid methane form which sets off a series of devastating earthquakes. Forced apart by this violent occurrence, one family must find each other during the holidays and work to stop ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, save the world, winter, survival, race against time, danger, heroes, daring rescue, family in danger, deadly, geologist, earthquake ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, serious, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, undercover, adventure, heroes, technology gone awry, forces of nature, escapades, chaos, save the world, save the planet, conspiracy, nuclear weapon ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
NYC: Tornado Terror (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unexplained, local split in the atmosphere causes a series of total unpredictable, yet devastating tornadoes. Rookie fireman Brian Flynn gets trapped in the underground sewage with his girlfriend, deputy mayor James 'Jim' Lawrence and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: global warming, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, ecological disaster, nasa, danger, race against time, weatherman, save the day, heroes, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
2012: Ice Age (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A volcanic eruption in Iceland sends a glacier towards North America, causing everything in it's path to freeze. A family man struggles to escape the onslaught of the coming ice age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ecological disaster, ice age, family relations, evacuation, adventure, escapades, forces of nature, chases and races, survival, race against time, family in danger, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, adventure, forces of nature, race against time, chaos, save the world, supernatural, danger, heroes, chases and races, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, talky, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, tornado, save the day, survival, apocalypse, secret agents, forces of nature, adventure, danger, self sacrifice, disaster film ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, england, europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 609
Storm Cell (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, hurricane, obsession, danger, race against time, global warming, heroes, parents and children, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 61K
Into the Storm (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The town of Silverton is in one day destroyed by the unprecedented power of a series of tornadoes. The population is at the mercy of the unpredictable and deadly cyclones, while hunters warn that the worst is yet to come. Most people find shelter, ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: tornado, adventure, small town, rescue, chaos, teenage life, danger, forces of nature, obsessive quest, family relations, buddies, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Exploding Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, sun, danger, survival, outer space, spouse in danger, save the world, chaos, space travel, race against time, control room, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 799
Alien Siege (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alien Siege is a 2005 Sci-Fi Channel Original Movie about an alien race that comes to Earth seeking a cure to a deadly virus, for which the antidote is human blood.
Style: serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, chases and races, save the world, chaos, supernatural, rescue, evil alien, alien encounter, deadly, parents and children, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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