Movies like Atomic Twister

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Atomic Twister (2002)
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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 unexpectedly find themselves facing the possibility of mass destruction.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, disaster movie
Plot: tornado, disaster, race against time, heroes, nuclear reactor, nuclear power plant, friends, adventure, escapades, boss and employee, police, chief of police, catastrophe, radio, sheriff, deputy, child in peril, dead girl, weather, danger, deadly, chases and races, exploding car, fire hose, disaster film ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa

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Most similar movies to Atomic Twister

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and tense films with plots about danger, disaster, race against time, catastrophe, escapades, chases and races and heroes mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Atomic Twister: Storm Cell (2008), Storm War (2011), Tornado (2006), Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004), Fall of Hyperion (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: tornado, hurricane, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, escapades, disaster, rape, storm, save the day, fleeing, global warming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
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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%
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 429
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, adventure, save the day, obsessive quest, race against time, forces of nature, heroes, escapades, disaster, fear, catastrophe, heat wave ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, oklahoma, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, tornado, survival, apocalypse, heroic mission, hurricane, race against time, journalism, adventure, forces of nature, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
55%
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: tornado, disaster, forces of nature, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, catastrophe, lava, chase, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: catastrophe, disaster, save the day, forces of nature, bio weapon, chaos, soldier, escapades, adventure, save the world, space and aliens, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.7
 675
Flesh Wounds (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: On a remote U.S. Army facility a group of scientists vanish while conducting experiments with a top secret weapon. An elite covert ops team commanded by Lt. Tyler (Kevin Sorbo) is sent on a rescue mission that quickly turns deadly. With time running ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, daring rescue, missing person, tough heroes, military, track down, race against time, terminator, secret weapon, human experiment, heroes, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, save the planet, race against time, heroes, scientist, astronomer, catastrophe, society, tornado, earthquake, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
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Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, destruction, strong female presence, farm, disaster, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: tornado, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, salvation, storm, natural disaster, catastrophe, adventure, unsupportive spouse, estrangement, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, experiment gone awry, tornado, forces of nature, race against time, survival, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, secret project, drone, evil alien ...
⇓ 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, apocalypse, adventure, tornado, escapades, race against time, missing child, parents and children, forces of nature, catastrophe, chaos, asteroid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: exciting, serious, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster, forces of nature, race against time, destruction, apocalypse, chaos, adventure, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, ecological disaster, disaster, survival, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, family relations, evacuation, family in danger, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Tornado! (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An accountant sent to produce an evaluation of a tornado research project, and the scientist running the project pursue tornadoes and each other.
Style: experimental, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tornado, disaster, research, storm, adventure, race against time, daring rescue, escapades, forces of nature, on the road, catastrophe, global warming ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, survival, save the day, adventure, spouse in danger, heroes, forces of nature, disaster, military, catastrophe, escapades, death of protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 4.9
 916
Toxic Skies (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A doctor must find a cure for a viral epidemic that is spreading through vapors from jets.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: supernatural, survival, race against time, life is a bitch, save the world, terminal illness, plague, chaos, future dystopia, escapades, isolation, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
American Meltdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The telefilm centers on a present-day nuclear plant disaster and its aftermath.
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear threat, terrorism, nuclear reactor, save the day, conspiracy, race against time, catastrophe, betrayal, scientist, terrorist, cancer, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Meteor Apocalypse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gigantic meteors enters Earth's orbit and begins to disintegrate, showering the entire planet with debris.
Style: exciting, bleak, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, meteor shower, asteroid, apocalypse, space and aliens, earth, chaos, race against time, heroes, adventure, society, bible ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.7
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Polar Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a piece of the massive comet "Copernicus" collides with the Earth, it knocks the planet off of its axis and unleashes a disaster never before witnessed. Dr. James Mayfield (Jack Coleman) and his highly trained research team are the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, collision, astronomer, comet, forces of nature, race against time, one last chance, family relations, save the day, survival, space and aliens, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Earth's Final Hours (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After dense matter from an imploded white hole hits Earth, the planet's rotation is devastated. A group of government agents must locate a lost satellite network that is the world's only hope for survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, satellite, race against time, government agency, heroes, special agents, dishonesty, escapades, forces of nature, extinction, government agent, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 3.7
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Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Plot: time travel, disaster, rescue, adventure, catastrophe, rivalry, escapades, forces of nature, volcano, ocean, lava, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, survival, save the world, chaos, forces of nature, collision, disaster, doomsday, tsunami, catastrophe, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
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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
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, apocalypse, survival, volcano, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem, heroes, race against time, optimism, escapades, forces of nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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, rescue, race against time, flood, survival, save the day, adventure, secret agents, apocalypse, forces of nature, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, london, europe, england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.0
 2K
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: earthquake, forces of nature, avalanche, winter, save the world, survival, heroes, daring rescue, race against time, family in danger, geologist, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
 485
Supercollider (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scientist working on an energy project discovers his family have undergone strange changes in their personalities, while a series of natural disasters are happening across the globe. He realises that his work has accidentally pushed the planet ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, save the world, experiment gone awry, space travel, forces of nature, chaos, escapades, time travel, disaster, adventure, plague, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, tense, captivating
Plot: disaster, forces of nature, apocalypse, rescue, chaos, escapades, climate change, snow, scientist, evacuation, volcano, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%