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1.
United 93 (2006)
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A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on September 11th, 2001 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot. (111 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
 
2.
2012 (2009)
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A frustrated writer struggles to keep his family alive when a series of global catastrophes threatens to annihilate mankind. (158 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
3.
Earthquake (1974)
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Various interconnected people struggle to survive when an earthquake of unimaginable magnitude hits Los Angeles. (123 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
4.
When Time Ran Out... (1980)
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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. (121 mins.)
Director: James Goldstone
 
5.
St. Helens (1981)
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Dramatization of the 1980 eruption of Mt. St. Helens. The movie begins with the volcano's awakening on March 20 and ends with its eruption on May 18... (90 mins.)
Director: Ernest Pintoff
 
6.
Night of the Comet (1984)
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A comet wipes out most of life on Earth, leaving two Valley Girls fighting against cannibal zombies and a sinister group of scientists. (95 mins.)
Director: Thom Eberhardt
 
7.
The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake (1990 TV Movie)
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After a series of small tremors in Los Angeles, Dr. Clare Winslow, a local seismologist, pinpoints the... (180 mins.)
Director: Larry Elikann
 
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Twister (1996)
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Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes. (113 mins.)
Director: Jan de Bont
 
9.
Dante's Peak (1997)
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A vulcanologist arrives at a countryside town recently named the second most desirable place to live in America and discovers that the long dormant volcano, Dante's Peak, may wake up at any moment. (108 mins.)
Director: Roger Donaldson
 
10.
Asteroid (1997 TV Movie)
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With the discovery of an incoming asteroid, the government of America formulate a plan to destroy it... (122 mins.)
Director: Bradford May
 
11.
Volcano (1997)
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A volcano erupts in downtown Los Angeles, threatening to destroy the city. (104 mins.)
Director: Mick Jackson
 
12.
Deep Impact (1998)
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Unless a comet can be destroyed before colliding with Earth, only those allowed into shelters will survive. Which people will survive? (120 mins.)
Director: Mimi Leder
 
13.
Armageddon (1998)
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After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the planet. (151 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
 
14.
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999 Mini-Series)
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A devastating earthquake hits New York City, with survivors left fighting for their lives amongst the ruins. (170 mins.)
Director: Mikael Salomon
 
15.
The Core (2003)
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The only way to save Earth from catastrophe is to drill down to the core and set it spinning again. (135 mins.)
Director: Jon Amiel
 
16.
Nature Unleashed: Earthquake (2005 Video)
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An earthquake destroys a Russian Nuclear Power plant.
Director: Tibor Takács
 
17.
Magma: Volcanic Disaster (2006 TV Movie)
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When a volcano expert becomes convinced that a cataclysmic natural disaster is about to unfold, a volcanologist... (86 mins.)
Director: Ian Gilmour
 
18.
Anna's Storm (2007 TV Movie)
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The mayor of a town must contend with a destructive meteor shower while searching for her missing daughter.
 
19.
MegaFault (2009 TV Movie)
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When miner Charley 'Boomer' Baxter sets off a series of massive mining detonations in West Virginia... (90 mins.)
 
20.
Stonehenge Apocalypse (2010 TV Movie)
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When a group of archaeologists dig up a human skeleton near the historical monument of STONEHENGE, an... (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Ziller
 
21.
Doomsday Prophecy (2011 TV Movie)
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Based on the 2012 end-of-world prophesy where two unlikely characters team up to solve a mystery that just might save the world. (92 mins.)
Director: Jason Bourque
 
22.
Miami Magma (2011 TV Movie)
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Follows prodigy vulcanologist Antoinette Vitrini and her sister Emily as they attempt to blow the whistle on an illegal oil drilling scheme before it sets off the eruption of a super-volcano directly beneath Miami. (87 mins.)
Director: Todor Chapkanov
 
23.
Earth's Final Hours (2011 TV Movie)
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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. (84 mins.)
Director: W.D. Hogan
 
24.
Impact (2009 Mini-Series)
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While the entire world watches the largest meteor shower in 10,000 years, a rogue asteroid, hidden by the meteor field... (180 mins.)
 
25.
The Impossible (2012)
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The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. (114 mins.)
Director: J.A. Bayona
 
26.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
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At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. (165 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
27.
Airport '77 (1977)
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Art thieves hijack a 747, hit fog and crash into the ocean, trapping them and the passengers under 100 feet of water. (114 mins.)
Director: Jerry Jameson
 
28.
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
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When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster. (138 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
29.
Airport (1970)
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A bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved. (137 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
30.
Airport 1975 (1974)
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A 747 in flight collides with a small plane, and is rendered pilotless. Somehow the control tower must get a pilot aboard so the jet can land. (107 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
31.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
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Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist, must make a daring trek across America to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age. (124 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
32.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. (117 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
33.
Poseidon (2006)
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On New Year's Eve, the luxury ocean liner Poseidon capsizes after being swamped by a rogue wave. The survivors are left to fight for their lives as they attempt to escape the sinking ship. (98 mins.)
 
34.
The Poseidon Adventure (2005 TV Movie)
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A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape. (174 mins.)
Director: John Putch
 
35.
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
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Adventurers return to the overturned ship, seeking a fortune. (114 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
36.
The Big Bus (1976)
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The ultimate disaster film parody. A nuclear powered bus is going Non-stop from New York to Denver and... (88 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
 
37.
Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York (2006 TV Movie)
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Illegal experimentation accidentally rips open a previously unknown hidden magma reserve directly under Manhattan! (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Lee
 
38.
The Hindenburg (1975)
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A film that chronicles the events of the Hindenburg disaster in which a zeppelin burst into flames. (125 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
39.
Daylight (1996)
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Disaster in a New York tunnel as explosions collapse both ends of it. One hero tries to help the people inside find their way to safety. (114 mins.)
Director: Rob Cohen
 
40.
10.5 (2004 Mini-Series)
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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. (165 mins.)
Director: John Lafia
 
41.
Titanic (1997)
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A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic. (194 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
 
42.
Titanic (2012 Mini-Series)
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The world's largest ship, the Titanic, meets with disaster when it strikes an iceberg on its maiden voyage. (190 mins.)
 
43.
Titanic (1996 Mini-Series)
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The story of the 1912 sinking of the largest luxury liner ever built, the tragedy that befell over two thousand of the rich and famous as well as of the poor and unknown passengers aboard the doomed ship. (173 mins.)
 
44.
Night of the Twisters (1996 TV Movie)
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The residents of a small town come face to face with a deadly and unpredictable series of tornadoes. Among them is one boy struggling to keep his family safe in the dangerous weather. (92 mins.)
Director: Timothy Bond
 
45.
Meteor (2009 Mini-Series)
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Two episode TV mini-series covering a meteor, Kassandra, heading to Earth on a collision course, an "extinction level event". (188 mins.)
 
46.
Meteor (1979)
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The USA must join forces with the USSR in order to destroy a gigantic asteroid heading straight for Earth. (108 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
47.
Backdraft (1991)
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Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose. (137 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
48.
Knowing (2009)
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M.I.T. professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe. (121 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
 
49.
Flood (2007)
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Timely yet terrifying, The Flood predicts the unthinkable. When a raging storm coincides with high seas it unleashes a colossal tidal surge... (110 mins.)
Director: Tony Mitchell