Climate change movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant climate change movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with climate change, catastrophe, danger, global warming, chaos, snow, explosion, distopia, disaster film and race against time plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Denmark and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as climate change: The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Geostorm (2017), Ice (2011), Weathering with You (2019), Unnatural (2015), Ragnarok (2020), Incorporated (2016), First Reformed (2017), 100 Degrees Below Zero (2013), Age of Ice (2014).

List of climate change movies

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, futuristic, exciting, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: catastrophe, apocalypse, natural disaster, end of the world, global warming, tsunami, scientist, chaos, post apocalyptic, climate change, forces of nature, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: antarctica, los angeles, usa, new york, new delhi ...
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Geostorm (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: ...
Style: apocalyptic, exciting, suspenseful, disaster movie, psychotronic ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, storm, catastrophe, tsunami, climate change, humanity in peril, global warming, disaster film, hurricane, conspiracy, brother brother relationship ...
Time: future, near future, year 2019
Place: shanghai china, madrid, washington d.c., moscow russia, tokyo ...
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Ice (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 184 min.
Story: It is 2020. Findings by environmental scientist Professor Thom Archer suggest that Halo, the corporate energy company drilling on the Greenland Glacier are causing it to melt. Archer's warnings are ignored, so he heads to the Arctic to find ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, disaster movie
Plot: global warming, climate change, ecological disaster, catastrophe, evacuation, danger, escapades, forces of nature, chaos, iceberg, chaos and mayhem, survival ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: greenland, antarctica
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Weathering with You (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hodaka, a high school boy who moves from his isolated island home to the city of Tokyo, who immediately becomes broke! After finally finding work at a shady occult magazine, the sky rains every day until amidst the hustle and bustle of the big city, ...
Style: captivating, touching, exciting, feel good, light
Plot: weather, magical power, love, girl, friendship, climate change, fall in love, magical girl, couples, teenager, global warming, falling in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
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Unnatural (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Global climate change prompts a scientific corporation to genetically modify Alaskan polar bears with horrific and deadly results.
Style: dark, tense, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: polar bear, animal attack, climate change, environment, creature, danger, genetics, mutant, death, monster, blood, photographer ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska
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Ragnarok (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A small Norwegian town experiencing warm winters and violent downpours seems to be headed for another Ragnarök -- unless someone intervenes in time.
Style: sincere, realistic, emotional, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: norse mythology, supernatural power, end of the world, salvation, climate change, catastrophe, uncover truth, social relations, forces of nature, society, melting, teenage protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scandinavia, norway, eastern europe
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Incorporated (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Set in a near future where corporations have unlimited power, a young executive conceals his true identity to infiltrate a dangerous corporate world to save the woman he loves.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: climate change, megacorporation, business, secret past, corporate greed, mind reading, paranoia, cyberpunk, hacking, global warming, competition, distopia
Time: future
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
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First Reformed (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: church, minister, priest, pastor, environment, climate change, environmentalism, reverend, faith, corruption, religion, church choir ...
Time: year 2017
Place: new york
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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, suspenseful, serious, disaster movie, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, forces of nature, rescue, chaos, danger, escapades, climate change, natural disaster, snow, catastrophe, scientist, evacuation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
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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, exciting, tense ...
Plot: snow, survival, race against time, adventure, danger, forces of nature, escapades, earthquake, catastrophe, vacation, climate change, collapsing building ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
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Thin Ice (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Iceland, France
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The series takes place in Greenland and revolves around a climate meeting for the Arctic Council, which is in the process of agreeing on a new and historic climate agreement that prohibits all environmentally harmful oil drilling in the area. Lena ...
Style: suspense, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: police investigation, police detective, kidnapping, disappearance, hostage, politician, parent child relationship, global warming, oil company, arctic, oil, climate change ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, greenland, eastern europe
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Woman at War (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iceland, France, Ukraine
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A middle aged woman declares war on the heavy industry in her town. She resorts to sabotage and is willing to risk everything for nature and these virgin highlands… until a Ukrainian orphan enters her life.
Style: visually appealing, light, feel good, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: twin sister, political persecution, flood, little girl, dog, blood, sister sister relationship, drone, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, female protagonist, sister, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, ukraine
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Quintet (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the game with living pieces, and only the winner survives.
Style: futuristic, psychological, stylized, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: ice age, isolation, future dystopia, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, society, chaos, survival, apocalypse, obsession, glacier ...
Time: future
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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: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, chaos, save the world, race against time, adventure, forces of nature, imaginary, heroic mission, supernatural, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2012
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, california, san diego california
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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The crew of an atomic submarine battle to save the world from global destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, talky, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, submarine, survival, moral dilemma, rescue, betrayal, nuclear missile, danger, heroic mission, underwater, daring rescue, save the world ...
Time: future, frogman, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york
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Christmas Icetastrophe (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This Christmas, a super frozen object is going to slam into the Earth. In the middle of a small town, and very quickly, dreams of a "White Christmas" will turn into a FROZEN NIGHTMARE.
Style: apocalyptic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, disaster movie
Plot: frozen, catastrophe, meteorite, evacuation, panic, disaster film, small town, climate change, danger, global warming, secret, paranoia ...
Place: usa
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Green Legend Ran (1992)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The mysterious Rodo fell to earth ages ago, stealing away the air, water and life from the planet. It's up to Ran, a daring young man, and Aira, a silver-haired girl with a mysterious connection to the Rodo, to save the planet.
Plot: climate change, desert, alien invasion
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The Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
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, catastrophe, climate change, politics, weather, scientist, natural disaster, weather manipulation, disaster film
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Yellowstone: Wildest Winter to Blazing Summer (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Story: Yellowstone is one of the most remarkable places on the planet. It’s home to North America’s most iconic wildlife, including grizzly bears, wolves, great grey owls, beavers and bison. Every year they must survive extreme weather as the thaw ...
Style: nature documentary
Plot: grizzly bear, owl, climate change, beaver, bison
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Danny's Doomsday (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Due to climate change a new race of flesh eating predators arise, who invade and eat everything living on earth. In a residential neighbourhood in a Danish suburb nightmare like scenes are being experienced first hand through the eyes of two teenage ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: monster, teenager, global warming, sibling relationship, first love, school, post apocalypse, adventure, danger, deadly, cannibalism, climate change ...
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It's All About Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Canada, Spain, USA, Japan, Sweden, UK, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of two lovers and their attempts to save their relationship in a near-future world on the brink of cosmic collapse. John, and world-famous ice skating star, Elena, are about to sign divorce papers when they realise that, in spite of ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, philosophical, enigmatic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cloning, apocalypse, lovers on the run, romance, chaos, future dystopia, couple relations, danger, life is a bitch, estrangement, airport, divorce ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Scorched Earth (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bounty hunter named Atticus Gage tracks down criminals in a post-apocalyptic Earth.
Style: apocalyptic, tense, semi serious, brutal, exciting ...
Plot: future dystopia, post apocalypse, bounty hunter, survival, fight, female protagonist, criminal, anti heroine, near death experience, presumed dead, frontier town, abandoned factory ...
Time: near future
Place: montana
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Badlands 2005 (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In 1995, a severe drought forced Americans to flee the West for the cities. Water became more precious than gold. Now in 2005, settlers are coming back, meeting new challenges, and age-old adversaries. A U.S. Marshal and his cyborg partner patrol ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: climate change, bar, arranged marriage, red eyes, female boss, watching a movie, breaking through a wall, armored truck, sexist, global warming, androids, mail order bride ...
Time: year 2005, future
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Camp Camp (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Three kids, Max, Neil and Nikki, spent the summer vacation at a dysfunctional campsite called 'Camp Campbell' which is currently in the hands the camp counselors, the overly cheerful David and the less optimistic Gwen.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: camp, friendship, adventurer, rebelliousness, rebel, escape, summer vacation, camp counselor, camping, children, rivalry, wolf ...
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Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, suspenseful, allegory, rough ...
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, revolution, post apocalypse, social differences, survival, train, chaos, snow, resistance, society, winter ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, year 2014, 2010s ...
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Odysseus and the Stars (1976)
Genre: Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of children are investigating a chain of mysterious events during the seventies.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: worker, troublemaker, shaving, outer space, child protagonist, drawing, counting money, explosion, flying, mother daughter relationship, construction site, teacher ...
Time: year 2000, 2000s, year 1975, future
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Battle of the Worlds (1961)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr. Fred Steele (Umberto Orsini) and Eve Barnett (Maya Brent) work together at an astronomical station on a bucolic island. The station's scientists learn they must deal with a rogue planet -- "The Outsider" -- that has entered the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cigar smoking, greenhouse, telescope, outer space, scientist, race against time, climate change, hammock, space war, radioactivity, observatory, professor ...
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Oasis (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A Scottish chaplain embarks on an epic journey through space. Based on Michel Faber's 'The Book Of Strange New Things'.
Plot: priest, outer space, female nudity, naked woman, hallucination, hallucinations, climate change, breasts, water shortage, desert
Place: london
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A Sweet Spot in Time (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Sweet Spot in Time is the personal journey of a 15-year-old fighting for his generation's future. In an environmental battle that puts his destiny at risk, first-time director and musician Jonah Bryson gives audiences a new look at this ...
Plot: deforestation, environmental issue, climate change, global warming, environmental issues
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Rain Shadow (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rain Shadow is an Australian television drama series which premiered on 7 October 2007 on ABC TV. It aired on Sundays at 8.30 pm. The six-part series was produced by Southern Star. Music from The Audreys features in the soundtrack for the show, ...
Plot: small community, land, shadow, rain, funeral, climate, strong female lead, animals, climate change, debt, veterinarian, farmer ...
Place: australia, south australia
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