Volcano movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant volcano movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with volcano, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, chases and races, race against time, survival, lava and rescue plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, New Zealand, Canada and other countries.
volcano
 228
volcano movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as volcano: Dante's Peak (1997), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), Supergator (2007), Mountains of the Moon (2013), Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018), The Boy from Andromeda (1991), Geo-Disaster (2017), When Women Lost Their Tails (1972), Descent (2005), Salt and Fire (2016).

List of volcano movies

 5.9
 73K
Dante's Peak (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Volcanologist Harry Dalton comes to the sleepy town of Dante's Peak to investigate the recent rumblings of the dormant volcano the burg is named for. Before long, his worst fears are realized when a massive eruption hits, and immediately, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: catastrophe, small town, volcano, natural disaster, mayor, rescue, scientist, volcanic eruption, forces of nature, adventure, danger, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mine
Is relevant ?
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, expedition, fantasy world, adventurer, chase, volcano, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, rescue, research ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
Is relevant ?
Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, ...
Style: funny, colourful, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: fireworks, volcano, explosion, crystal, meteor shower, prophecy, animals, talking animals, family, adventure, asteroid, ice age ...
Time: prehistoric, prehistoric times
Is relevant ?
 3.1
 836
Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, danger, island, dangerous animal, mutant, animal horror, laboratory, escapades, chaos, volcano, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, prehistory
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Mountains of the Moon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Chander Pahar follows Shankar Choudhury, a 20 year-old that takes a job working for the Uganda Railway, and winds up quitting his job in search of diamonds and the Kenya's Mountain of the Moon. Based on the popular Bengali adventure novel of ...
Style: serious, exciting
Plot: expedition, adventurer, volcano, treasure, deadly, heroes, ambition, danger, treasure hunt, escapades, follow your dream, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: africa
Is relevant ?
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, stylized, entertaining, sinister, gothic ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, dinosaur, volcano, genetic engineering, rescue mission, tyrannosaurus rex, natural disaster, wild animal, poetic justice, maid, punched in the chest, crashing through a window ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
The Boy from Andromeda (1991)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On a holiday to Mt Tarawera, teenager Jenny finds an odd shard of metal. In this third episode of the kids sci-fi series she meets its owner: 'Drom' — a survivor of an alien mission to deactivate a planet-annihilating space gun (aka ...
Plot: volcano, children, alien, spacecraft, star, robot, monster, child, computer, outer space, boy, extraterrestrial
Place: new zealand
Is relevant ?
 2.6
 655
Geo-Disaster (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A chunk of dark matter shoots right through earth, causing various worldwide disasters. A family in Los Angeles struggles to survive the ordeal.
Plot: volcano, tornado, earthquake, tidal wave, lightning, natural disaster, volcanic eruption, tsunami, end of the world, father son relationship, disaster film, lava ...
Is relevant ?
Fire Monsters Against the Son of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wandering strongman Maxxus comes upon two warring tribes, the Sun worshipers and the Moon worshipers...and fights monsters !
Plot: sea creature, battle, sacrifice, hercules, volcano, earthquake, giant monster, dragon, cave, sword and sandal, cavemen, marriage ceremony ...
Is relevant ?
When Women Lost Their Tails (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sexy
Plot: pig, volcano, caveman, oppression, polygamy, baby, money, fat woman, gate, chimpanzee, laughter, slingshot ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
Is relevant ?
 3.3
 733
Descent (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When cracks in the Earth's crust large enough to swallow a city block appear, a team of scientists must go deep into the Earth to find a way to stop the destruction.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, volcano, trespassing, burned alive, dishonesty, save the world, chaos, danger, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, heroic mission, chases and races ...
Place: seattle washington
Is relevant ?
Salt and Fire (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Mexico, Bolivia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A scientist blames the head of a large company for an ecological disaster in South America. But when a volcano begins to show signs of erupting, they must unite to avoid a disaster.
Plot: environmental, airport, volcano, ecology, library, airplane trip, man in a wheelchair, tickling, salt, brushing hair, german abroad, airplane ticket ...
Place: south america
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 3.4
 744
Miami Magma (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: volcano, chaos, family relations, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, siblings relations, chases and races, escapades, adventure, save the day, heroes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida, united states
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 4K
Tanna (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Vanuatu
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a traditional tribal society in the South Pacific, a young girl, Wawa, falls in love with her chief’s grandson, Dain. When an inter-tribal war escalates, Wawa is unknowingly betrothed as part of a peace deal. The young lovers run away, refusing ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: tradition, beach, indigenous, volcano, arranged marriage, pacific island, tribe, love, forbidden love, death of protagonist, campfire, forest ...
Is relevant ?
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hunting artifacts attributed to Zenon (an ancient scientist from Atlantis), MacGyver and his old professor end up searching for the lost city.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: volcano, hidden treasure, heroes, adventurer, treasure hunt, righting the wronged, danger, race against time, obsessive quest, chase, archaeologist, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
The People That Time Forgot (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes to search for his friend (Doug McClure) who has been missing in the region for several years. McBride's party find themselves in a world ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: island, monster, cave woman, pterodactyl, dinosaur, volcano, prehistoric creature, expedition, spider, rescue, ship, adventure ...
Time: prehistoric times, 1910s, 20th century, prehistory, 80s
Place: antarctica
Is relevant ?
Krakatoa: East of Java (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A team of maritime salvage workers are about to embark on a recovery dive. However the 1883 Krakatoa Volcano eruption provides more pressing problems.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, 70mm film, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, tsunami, volcano, adventurer, survival, ocean or sea, save the day, forces of nature, daring rescue, chases and races, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Is relevant ?
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The 5th film in the original Godzilla franchise marked a turning point in the series. Godzilla, Rodan and Mothra must put aside their quarrelsome ways to become allies and defend earth from 3 headed Dragon King Ghidorah.
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: alien possession, alien, dragon, amnesia, monster, helicopter, volcano, giant monster, princess, hypnotism, chaos, save the world ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Valley of the Dragons (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 1881, Michael Denning, an American soldier, and Hector Servadac, a French aristocrat, are about to have a duel over a woman that they both are infatuated with. However, just as the two men are about to shoot at each other, a comet strikes the ...
Plot: lava, duel, spider, comet, lizard, volcano, dinosaur, snake, stock footage, swimming, gunpowder, giant snake ...
Time: prehistoric times
Is relevant ?
 4.7
 2K
Lavalantula (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Giant lava breathing tarantulas – Lavalantulas – erupt out of ancient volcanos in the Santa Monica Mountains, raining death and destruction upon Los Angeles. With the City of Angels on the verge of incineration, only a washed up ‘90s action ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: chaos, danger, volcano, mutant, monster, spiders, lava, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, save the day, disorder, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
Is relevant ?
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this direct-to-video remake, when an accident leaves a group of researchers trapped beneath the earth's crust, it's up to a drill team, led by Joseph Harnet (Greg Evigan), to rescue them. But once underground, the team discovers a ...
Style: serious, captivating, offbeat
Plot: volcano, adventure, chases and races, escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, deadly creature, dangerous animal, daring rescue, androids and robots, adventurer, deadly ...
Time: prehistoric
Is relevant ?
You Only Live Twice (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A mysterious space craft kidnaps a Russian and American space capsule and brings the world on the verge of another World War. James Bond investigates the case in Japan and meets with his archenemy Blofeld. The fifth film from the legendary James ...
Style: exciting, witty, suspenseful, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, nasa, helicopter, espionage, assassin, island, world domination, undercover, faked death, astronaut, good versus evil, volcano ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: russia, asia, japan, hong kong, england ...
Is relevant ?
When Time Ran Out... (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An active volcano threatens a south Pacific island resort and its guests as a power struggle ensues between the property's developer and a drilling foreman.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, hotel, resort, survival, volcano, volcanic eruption, escape, race against time, danger, heroes, daring rescue, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s
Place: pacific ocean
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 5.5
 67K
Volcano (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An earthquake shatters a peaceful Los Angeles morning and opens a fissure deep into the earth, causing lava to start bubbling up. As a volcano begins forming in the La Brea Tar Pits, the director of the city's emergency management service, Mike ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: race against time, danger, tunnel, subway, volcano, lava, adventure, heroes, warning, escapades, chases and races, forces of nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, iceland, antarctica ...
Is relevant ?
 3.1
 2K
Pterodactyl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A dormant volcano deep with the Turkish forest holds within it a deadly secret. Perfectly preserved, a nest of pterodactyl eggs are ready to hatch...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pterodactyl, volcano, adventure, dangerous animal, gory, rescue, heroic mission, anti heroes, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, forces of nature, escapades ...
Is relevant ?
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from ...
Style: exciting, serious, sexy, entertaining, harsh ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, survival, desert, volcano, adventure, heroes, love affair, escapades, heroic mission, misfit, rescue ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 31K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: island, isolation, young heroes, adventure, danger, family, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, exotic island, scientist, rainstorm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, san francisco
Is relevant ?
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, escape, jungle, survival, shark, dance, hippopotamus, jealousy, hunger, zebra, zoo, volcano ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, warrior, friendship, imaginary, battles, save the world, sword and sorcery, ancient, journey, magical ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
Is relevant ?
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, epic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, fantasy world, imaginary, sword and sorcery, save the world, journey, mythology, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: mine, new zealand
Is relevant ?