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, tense, captivating and disaster movie films and TV shows about / with volcano, danger, escapades, catastrophe, adventure, heroes, chases and races, race against time, forces of nature and survival plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as volcano: Volcano (1997), Dante's Peak (1997), Descent (2005), Miami Magma (2011), Tanna (2015), Mountains of the Moon (2013), Geo-Disaster (2017), Lavalantula (2015), Bermuda Triangle (1996), The Last Days of Pompeii (1984).

List of volcano movies

 5.5
 70K
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, suspenseful, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, volcano, race against time, catastrophe, save the day, adventure, heroes, forces of nature, danger, tunnel, subway, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills, iceland ...
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 5.9
 78K
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: natural disaster, catastrophe, small town, volcano, mayor, rescue, scientist, volcanic eruption, forces of nature, adventure, race against time, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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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, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: fantasy world, dinosaur, expedition, adventurer, volcano, adventure, cave, obsessive quest, danger, natural disaster, research, mysterious place ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric times, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, italy
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 3.3
 814
Descent (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, volcano, burned alive, trespassing, chaos, heroic mission, heroes, save the world, danger, dishonesty, forces of nature, catastrophe ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
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 3.3
 812
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, exciting, serious, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: volcano, save the day, adventure, danger, race against time, family relations, chaos, forces of nature, escapades, corporate greed, destruction, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, florida, usa, united states
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 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: sentimental, captivating, realistic, psychological, tragic ending
Plot: volcano, tradition, pacific island, indigenous, native tribe, tragic love, forbidden love, lovers, warrior, rivalry, ceremony, forced marriage ...
Place: pacific ocean
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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, tense, entertaining, disturbing
Plot: expedition, adventurer, volcano, adventure, treasure hunt, hopes, escapades, heroes, follow your dream, gold, danger, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: africa
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 2.7
 761
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.
Style: disaster movie, scary, exciting, bleak
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: volcano, volcanic eruption, natural disaster, disaster film, tornado, earthquake, family, apocalypse, destiny, deadly, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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 4.6
 3K
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: creature, mutant, chaos, danger, monster, spider, spiders, volcano, human versus monster, supernatural, escapades, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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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, exciting, disturbing, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, volcano, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, dinosaur, imaginary, chases and races, dangerous animal, deadly creature, daring rescue, deadly ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric
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Bermuda Triangle (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a strange storm in the Carribean causes a boat to sink, a family finds itself stranded on an island in the "27th dimension".
Style: serious, captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: bermuda triangle, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, volcano, family in danger, forces of nature, escapades, danger, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: caribbean
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The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 245 min.
Story: This costume series portrays aspects of life in Pompeii, a coastal luxury resort near Naples catering for the very rich of imperial Rome, mainly before but culminating in the eruption of the Vesuvian volcano, which wipes it from the face of the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: volcano, ancient rome, roman empire, gladiator, social decay, intrigue, clergy, catastrophe, society, resort, palaces castles and temples, love and romance ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
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Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Illegal experimentation accidentally rips open a previously unknown hidden magma reserve directly under Manhattan!
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the day, survival, danger, rescue, experiment gone awry, forces of nature, race against time, undercover, catastrophe, volcano, secret project, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
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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: animals, fireworks, talking animals, volcano, crystal, explosion, meteor shower, prophecy, family, adventure, asteroid, ice age ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric
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 4.8
 213
Volcano (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a dormant volcano suddenly erupts into activity beneath Laach Lake in the Eiffel mountains, panic breaks out among the 500.000 residents.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: fire, escape, panic, danger, volcano, fright, lava, fear, volcanic eruption, chaos, rescue, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century
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 6.7
 2K
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, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, natural disaster, survival, forces of nature, apocalypse, heroes, chaos and mayhem, race against time, danger, optimism, volcano, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Nature Unleashed: Volcano (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on assignment covering a volcanic eruption journalist Russell Woods' life is shattered when his wife is killed in the ensuing carnage. Grieving he travels to the small village in Italy where she was born. There he is followed by a curious ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary
Plot: catastrophe, danger, forces of nature, riddles and clues, deadly, destiny, adventure, small town, survival, volcano, ghost, mass death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south america, europe, italy
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 7.1
 3K
Volcano (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Guatemala, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: María, a 17-year-old Kaqchikel Maya, lives with her parents on a coffee plantation at the foot of an active volcano. She is set to be married to the farm's foreman. But María longs to discover the world on the other side of the mountain, a ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating, gloomy
Plot: teenage life, unfulfilled love, love and romance, youth, poverty, pregnant teenager, lower class, pregnancy, arranged marriage, volcano, mother daughter relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: latin america, guatemala
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 3.0
 868
Supergator (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, survival, mutant, island, danger, dangerous animal, animal horror, laboratory, escapades, chaos, volcano, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, mexico
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 3.6
 1K
Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mysterious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: dangerous animal, scientist, creature, geologist, mountain, chaos, danger, escapades, deadly, monster, volcano, giant creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Burning Dead (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sheriff must rescue an estranged family from the impending eruption of a volcano, at the same time fighting off a horde of lava-filled zombies brought to life by the cursed mountains.
Style: cliffhanger
Plot: zombie, rescue, volcano, sheriff, estranged family member, grandfather granddaughter relationship, curse, father daughter relationship, bare breasts, mother daughter relationship, cliffhanger ending, campfire ...
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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, gothic, psychotronic ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, tyrannosaurus rex, volcano, rescue mission, genetic engineering, dinosaur, natural disaster, sea creature, smothered with a pillow, predator, wild animal, lion ...
Time: 2010s
Place: las vegas
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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, spacecraft, alien, children, monster, robot, extraterrestrial, boy, child, outer space, computer, star
Place: new zealand
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Anak Ng Bulkan (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Story: Remake of the 1959 film Anak ng Bulkan.
Plot: volcano, dinosaur, flying, friendship, boy, egg, bird
Place: the philippines
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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, battles, battle, sacrifice, cave, decapitation, caveman, volcano, dragon, giant monster, earthquake, sword and sandal ...
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When Women Lost Their Tails (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: erotic, sexy
Plot: volcano, pig, caveman, polygamy, oppression, female nudity, fish out of water, earring, ladder, hat, egg, lion ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
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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.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, touching
Plot: ecology, stranded, kidnapping, hostage, scientist, boy, stranded in the desert, interracial friendship, intergenerational friendship, brother brother relationship, blindness, breaking the fourth wall ...
Place: south america
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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, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: archaeology, hidden treasure, volcano, chase, rivalry, treasure hunt, danger, race against time, righting the wronged, adventurer, obsessive quest, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: balkan
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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, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: island, dinosaur, monster, rescue, spider, cave woman, volcano, caveman, expedition, pterodactyl, prehistoric creature, ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, 20th century, 1910s, prehistory, 70s ...
Place: antarctica
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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: disaster movie, tense, suspenseful, serious, 70mm film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, tsunami, ship, rescue, volcano, survival, adventurer, race against time, island, heroes, daring rescue, forces of nature ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: southeast asia, indonesia, asia
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