Movies and TV shows like Superstorm

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Superstorm (2007)
 5.4
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Superstorm (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany, France, Japan
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Superstorm is a three-part British docudrama miniseries written and directed by Julian Simpson, about a group of scientists that try to divert and weaken hurricanes using cloud seeding. Superstorm originally aired on BBC One for a period of three weeks, totaling three 59 minute episodes, from 15 April 2007 to 29 April 2007. Each episode was followed by a half-hour documentary on BBC Two on extreme weather monitoring and forecasting, called The Science of Superstorms. The series was also aired on the Discovery Channel in the U.S. and Canada during the summer of 2007. Superstorm is a co-production of BBC Worldwide, Discovery Channel and ProSieben, in association with M6 and NHK. Ailsa Orr and Michael Mosley, who made also Supervolcano, are the executive producers for BBC, while Jack E. Smith is the executive producer for Discovery Channel. The miniseries was released on DVD in the United Kingdom on 2 July 2007.
Plot: natural disaster, hurricane, scientist, hurricane katrina, weather manipulation, storm, flooding, weather, vietnam war, cold war, cover up
Place: new york, miami

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Most similar movies to Superstorm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and suspense films and TV series with plots about scientist, danger, catastrophe, natural disaster, storm, hurricane and survival mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Superstorm: The Storm (2009), 500 MPH Storm (2013), Oceans Rising (2017), Hours (2013), Cold Lazarus (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 689
The Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Through his Atmospheric Research Institute, Robert Terrell (Treat Williams) has finally fulfilled his lifelong dream of completing "weather creation" technology, which has been a landmark event. However, during a test run, a team composed ...
Style: political
Plot: climate, weather manipulation, climate change, natural disaster, politics, scientist, weather, disaster film, catastrophe
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95%
500 MPH Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When an energy experiment goes haywire, a rash of massive hurricanes rips across North America. A high school science teacher must get his family to safety before the hurricanes merge, creating a "hypercane" with the power to wipe the US ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: disaster film, experiment, hurricane, scientist, nuclear reactor, tornado, storm, destruction, mass destruction, military, balloon, save the day ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Oceans Rising (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A scientist builds a massive ark after his warnings of an Earth-destroying flood are ignored. But when it's evident the disaster will occur, those who maligned the scientist now turn to him in desperation, boarding the ark and seeking his ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, end of the world, apocalypse, scientist, boat, storm, sea, society, deadly, danger, adaptation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 29K
Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A father struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, touching, tense
Plot: father, natural disaster, newborn baby, hurricane, childbirth, survival, evacuation, danger, child birth, parents and children, forces of nature, hurricane katrina ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2005
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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4365
cold war movies
554
miami movies
311
 7.7
 678
Cold Lazarus (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Dennis Potter's last production for television, screened alongside Karaoke.
Style: futuristic
Plot: distopia, technology, scientist, decadence, decapitated head, virtual reality, cryogenics, female scientist, future dystopia, writers, evil corporation, laboratory ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 739
Quatermass (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 204 min.
TV show
Story: After the mysterious destruction of the new space station, young people find themselves drawn to a stone circle in England, and other locations around Earth. They believe they'll be taken to a better place by a higher power. Only Professor ...
Plot: distopia, riot, british army, alien, scientist, stonehenge
Time: future
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 778
The Swell (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When a big storm in the Netherlands and Begium comes down should prime minister Hans Kreuger the order taking: Can we evacuate four million people? But the storm can login deflect and the evacuation of civilians, hospitals and prisons takes sure 4 ...
Style: suspenseful, intense, suspense, disaster movie, serious
Plot: storm, catastrophe, government, family relations, stranded, evacuation, flood, race against time, warning, environment, demolished city, hurricane ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 6K
The Hot Zone (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 277 min.
TV show
Story: Heroic U.S. Army scientist Dr. Nancy Jaax, working with a secret military specialized team, puts her life on the line to head off an Ebola outbreak before it spread to the human population.
Style: macabre, based on true events, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: virus, research, military, infection, scientist, disease, fear, female protagonist, death, doctor, victim, quarantine ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: africa, washington d.c., texas, virginia, cleveland ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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846
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5364
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3992
 6.1
 143
Sleepwalkers (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sleepwalkers is an American science fiction series which began airing on NBC in late 1997. It tells the story of a team of researchers who used technology to enter the dreams of psychiatric patients in order to diagnose their problems. The show was ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, atmospheric
Plot: scientist, dream, mystery, power relations, mental illness, doctors and patients, nightmare, psychological trauma, female scientist, symbolism, investigation, medical ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 24K
Extant (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: astronaut, artificial insemination, scientist, mystery, androids and robots, family relations, fate of humanity, fear, alien, space and aliens, a.i., parents and children ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 42
Age Unknown (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: A Swedish TV Mini-series directed by Richard Hobert.
Plot: experiment gone awry, explorer, doctor, human experiment, medical experiment, secret experiment, turtle, scientist
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 514
Mega Cyclone (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jupiter’s famous blemish, the Great Red Spot, has vanished. When massive storms are reported in North America, it quickly becomes apparent that the huge, high storm that has been swirling around Jupiter for hundreds of years has landed on Earth. ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: natural disaster, storm, hurricane, tornado, disaster film, teenage boy, humanity in peril, teenager, deadly, heroes, catastrophe, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 256
First Born (1988)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Edward Forester is a scientist with a godlike mission to improve the human race - but now desperately needs to undo his own creation.
Plot: hybrid, scientist, monkey, deoxyribonucleic acid, genetics
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Force of Nature (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gang of thieves plan a heist during a hurricane and encounter trouble when a disgraced cop tries to force everyone in the building to evacuate.
Style: tense, disturbing, exciting, heroic, captivating ...
Plot: natural disaster, art theft, hurricane, storm, robbery, police investigation, race against time, reluctant hero, retired cop, hunt down, fight scenes, police raid ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
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, rescue, save the world, chaos, apocalypse, forces of nature, escapades, danger, race against time, save the day, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, washington d.c., oregon, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 29K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, immortality, uncover truth, quarantine, deadly, danger, virus, secret place, escapades, save the day, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 4K
10.5 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: An earthquake reaching a 10.5 magnitude on the Richter scale, strikes the west coast of the U.S. and Canada. A large portion of land falls into the ocean, and the situation is worsened by aftershocks and tsunami.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, earthquake, survival, save the day, danger, adventure, race against time, government agency, heroic mission, forces of nature, building collapse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Childhood's End (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
TV show
Story: After peaceful aliens invade earth, humanity finds itself living in a utopia under the indirect rule of the aliens, but does this utopia come at a price?
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world domination, alien, space and aliens, spacecraft, demon, danger, utopia, alien invasion, dishonesty, humanity in peril, adaptation, evil alien ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future
Place: usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Christmas Twister (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a small Texas town during the holiday season, Ethan Walker, a meteorologist and part-time professor working at the local university studying tornadoes, is woken in the middle of the night for a call about a tornado that has just hit. His team is ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, christmas, disaster film, hidden truth, buried truth, natural disaster, forces of nature, hurricane, weatherman, storm, child in peril, warning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.2
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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, tense, humorous ...
Plot: disaster film, chaos and mayhem, chaos, race against time, save the day, danger, escapades, heroes, mad scientist, siblings relations, forces of nature, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Category 7: The End of the World (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: It's tornadoes, hurricanes, electrical storms, and mass destruction as the effects of global warming brew into a super storm that threatens to rend the earth with an unprecedented power. Beautiful scientist Faith Clavell, storm chaser Tommy ...
Style: disaster movie, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: global warming, tornado, apocalypse, forces of nature, survival, chaos, demolished city, save the day, imaginary, save the world, deadly, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san antonio texas, south dakota, new york, michigan, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 3K
ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: scientist, disease, save the world, investigation, virus, inventions and discoveries, heroes, global effort, genetic engineering, terrorism, plague, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.1
 3K
The Invaders (1967)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The Invaders, alien beings from a dying planet. Their destination: the Earth. Their purpose: to make it their world. David Vincent has seen them, for him it began one lost night on a lonely country road, looking for a shortcut that he never found. ...
Style: serious
Plot: evil alien, ufo, alien, imaginary, supernatural, danger, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, deadly creature, catastrophe, space travel ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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For All Mankind (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Explore an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams as told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers, and their families.
Style: disturbing, suspense, exciting, stylized, realistic
Plot: nasa, space race, moon, astronaut, space program, alternate reality, moon landing, historical event, rivalry, scientist, u.s. president, rocket ...
Time: year 1969, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 122
Condominium (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A new condominium is built right on the beach in Florida. Well, mother nature takes that as a challenge and decides to throw a hurricane at it. Of course, there is the mix of the mistress and wife finding out about each other, substandard building ...
Plot: condominium, hurricane, mistress, building, tidal wave, skyscraper, greed, lesbian love, extramarital affair, catastrophe
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.4
 43K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, mind bending, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: conspiracy, buried truth, scientist, danger, life turned upside down, politician, who to trust, dishonesty, graphic violence, mysterious character, top secret, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.7
 7K
Horizon Line (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple flying on a small plane to attend a tropical island wedding must fight for their lives after their pilot suffers a heart attack.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, intense, realistic
Plot: natural disaster, strong female character, save the day, island, male female relationship, plane crash, airplane, weather, heroes, hurricane, danger, flying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Man in the High Castle (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Philip K. Dick's award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle explores what it would be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: alternate reality, espionage, fascism, betrayal, resistance, disorder, political intrigue, working undercover, intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two, 1960s, year 1962
Place: usa, japan, new york, cuba, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.4
 226K
Fringe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surreal, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, mad scientist, special agents, scientist, fbi, experiment, investigation, alternate dimension, creature, top secret, danger, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Apple Tree Yard (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 223 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Yvonne Carmichael has a high-flying career, a beautiful home, and a loving family. But appearances can be deceptive, and when she is approached by a charismatic stranger, she soon finds herself taking risks that she had never dreamt of before.
Style: touching, sincere, psychological, captivating
Plot: lost love, married, scientist, rapist, murder trial, female scientist, mental disorder, mysterious man, love affair, betrayal, testimony, mother child relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%