Movies like Devil Winds

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Devil Winds (2003)
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Devil Winds (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A brilliant meteorologist returns to his hometown in Oklahoma to try to stop the biggest tornado ever.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, adventure, haunted by the past, save the day, escapades, forces of nature, environmentalism, race against time, laboratory, tornado, father daughter relationship, death of wife, homecoming, natural disaster, car chase, police detective, catastrophe, heroes, crimes, a.i., journalism, obsessive quest, dealing with death, scientist, weatherman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa, portland oregon

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Most similar movies to Devil Winds

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and tense films with plots about escapades, disaster, danger, race against time, catastrophe, forces of nature and heroes mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Devil Winds: Tornado (2006), 2012: Ice Age (2011), Storm War (2011), Seattle Superstorm (2012), Landslide (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, realistic, exciting, bleak
Plot: tornado, disaster, adventure, save the day, obsessive quest, race against time, forces of nature, heroes, escapades, fear, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, oklahoma, berlin germany
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100%
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, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice age, glacier, natural disaster, ecological disaster, disaster, winter, survival, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, family relations, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 925
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, humorous, captivating, tense
Plot: disaster, chaos and mayhem, chaos, save the day, escapades, race against time, siblings relations, parents and children, forces of nature, family relations, disorder, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: disaster, catastrophe, storm, save the day, forces of nature, alien, bio weapon, chaos, soldier, escapades, adventure, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington state, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Killer Flood: The Day the Dam Broke (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When the dam in the town of Rutland starts to show signs of wear. David Powell, the architect who originally worked on the dam but was removed and who left town after he was black balled by Walker, the man who only cares about making a profit; ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dam, disaster, race against time, daring rescue, rescue, save the day, survival, forces of nature, escapades, adventure, mentally unstable, architect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.8
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Landslide (2005)
Genre: 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the day, escapades, race against time, adventure, pregnancy, rescue, disaster, father son relationship, natural disaster, heroes, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 511
Tornado Valley (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Liz McAdams is haunted by the memories of a tornado that destroyed her home 25 years ago. Now a professional storm tracker, she and her family are in danger once again as another devastating twister rapidly gains momentum. Caught in the path of ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: disaster, tornado, natural disaster, forces of nature, race against time, salvation, storm, catastrophe, widower, farm, adventure, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.3
 261
Heat Wave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a sudden, unexplained rise in local temperatures threatens to turn Los Angeles County into a parched, lifeless desert, one scientist must put her theories to the test in a desperate effort to prevent the catastrophe.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: natural disaster, race against time, disaster, heat wave, save the day, forces of nature, catastrophe, escapades, scientist, crimes, heroes, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, save the world, hurricane, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, race against time, journalism, adventure, forces of nature, chaos, tornado ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: weatherman, disaster, global warming, ecological disaster, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, heroes, save the day, race against time, evacuation, couple relations, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Atomic Twister (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When tornadoes hit a nuclear power plant, critically damaging the plant's cooling system, the results could be catastrophic. Atomic Twister, a countdown to disaster, traces an extraordinary day in the lives of small town citizens who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: tornado, disaster, race against time, heroes, nuclear reactor, nuclear power plant, natural disaster, friends, weather, police, chief of police, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.2
 918
Miami Magma (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When an offshore-drilling rig in the Gulf bursts into flames and sinks, Antoinette Vitrini (Rachel Hunter) - a beautiful and insightful volcanologist - investigates the area with startling results. Confirming her theory that a long-dormant ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, volcano, save the day, adventure, forces of nature, race against time, escapades, chaos, family relations, corporate greed, destruction, burned alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Nature Unleashed: Earthquake (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Lithuania, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An earthquake destroys a Russian Nuclear Power plant.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, earthquake, save the day, daring rescue, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, natural disaster, empire, catastrophe, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, disaster, survival, save the day, adventure, spouse in danger, heroes, forces of nature, military, air disaster, volcano, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, race against time, forces of nature, heroes, escapades, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, disaster, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, burned alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, race against time, space station, collision, adventure, escapades, save the day, meteorite, scientist, society, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, captivating, suspense
Plot: disaster, tornado, forces of nature, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, lava, chase, partners, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: adventure, save the world, race against time, heroic mission, environmentalism, heroes, escapades, chaos, forces of nature, weatherman, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: disaster, survival, save the day, rescue, save the world, apocalypse, forces of nature, race against time, earthquake, husband wife relationship, winter, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, christian, tornado, apocalypse, adventure, escapades, race against time, missing child, parents and children, forces of nature, catastrophe, chaos ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 731
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: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hurricane, tornado, disaster, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, save the day, storm, fleeing, rape, weather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 589
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, special agents, rivalry, confined, race against time, undercover, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.8
 464
Frozen Impact (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Rutland, Vermont, Forestry Service supervisor Dan Blanchard and his wife Dr. Christy Blanchard hope life will return to normal now a transplant liver is expected for their brave son Jason (12). Daughter Marie was ordered to bring Jason to perform ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: escapades, save the day, heroes, survival, race against time, daring rescue, one man army, adventure, against the odds, child illness, forces of nature, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, race against time, survival, save the world, law enforcement, escapades, heroes, adventure, police detective, chaos, journalism, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Neptune Factor (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an underwater ocean lab is lost in a earthquake, an advanced submarine is sent down to find it and encounters terrible danger.
Style: psychotronic, experimental, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, disaster, ocean, monster, scuba diving, giant monster, diving, sea, octopus, laboratory, catastrophe, save the day ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 2K
Ice Twisters (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlie Price, a former scientist turned science fiction author, starts living one of his novels when the Federal Science Foundation's weather experiments escape control and turn disastrous.
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: disaster, tornado, experiment gone awry, forces of nature, race against time, survival, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, secret project, evil alien, natural disaster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 1K
Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: christmas, disaster, snow, forces of nature, chaos, save the day, heroes, small town, adventure, winter, ecological disaster, natural disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, mass destruction, natural disaster, evacuation, survival, save the day, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, chaos, adventure, race against time, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.9
 4K
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, suspense, apocalyptic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, ice age, ecological disaster, solar eclipse, freezing, save the world, survival, forces of nature, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem, race against time, extinction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 7K
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: disaster, tornado, survival, apocalypse, rescue, race against time, save the day, adventure, secret agents, forces of nature, flood, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, europe, england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%