Most Popular "Environmental Disaster" Titles
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1. Deepwater Horizon (2016)
PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
A dramatization of the disaster back in April 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the Deepwater Horizon created a giant explosion, which created the worst oil spill in American history.
Votes: 103,599 | Gross: $61.28M
3. WALL·E (2008)
G | 98 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.
Votes: 797,833 | Gross: $223.81M
4. Sunshine (2007)
R | 107 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A team of international astronauts are sent on a dangerous mission to reignite the dying Sun with a nuclear fission bomb in 2057.
Votes: 203,789 | Gross: $3.68M
5. Soylent Green (1973)
PG | 97 min | Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
In the world ravaged by the greenhouse effect and overpopulation, an NYPD detective investigates the murder of a big company CEO.
6. The Colony (I) (2013)
Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Forced underground by the next ice age, a struggling outpost of survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature.
7. An Inconvenient Truth (2006)
PG | 96 min | Documentary
Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment.
Votes: 72,714 | Gross: $23.81M
9. Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990–1996)
TV-Y7 | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A quintet of teenagers work together to encourage environmentally responsible behaviour and can summon a superhero to deal with ecological disasters.
10. Fire Down Below (1997)
R | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Environmental protection agent Jack Taggart is fighting big business types led by Orin Hanner who are dumping toxic waste somewhere in the Kentucky hills region. They also killed his fellow... See full summary »
Votes: 14,513 | Gross: $16.23M
11. Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995)
PG | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Jesse becomes reunited with Willy three years after the whale's jump to freedom as the teenager tries to rescue the killer whale and other orcas from an oil spill.
Votes: 13,876 | Gross: $30.08M
12. Time of the Wolf (2003)
R | 114 min | Drama, Romance
When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.
Votes: 8,027 | Gross: $0.06M
13. Battle for Terra (2007)
PG | 85 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Votes: 10,387 | Gross: $1.65M
14. The 11th Hour (I) (2007)
PG | 95 min | Documentary
A look at the state of the global environment including visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planet's ecosystems.
Votes: 5,224 | Gross: $0.70M
15. Virtuality (2009 TV Movie)
87 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Twelve extremely talented men and women have been chosen to be part of the Phaeton mission, a 10-year trek to explore a distant planetary system. In order to endure the stress of being ... See full summary »
16. The Undefeated (2011)
PG-13 | 118 min | Documentary, Biography
A documentary that chronicles Sarah Palin's pre-political life; her tenure as Governor of Alaska, and her time spent as John McCain's running mate.
18. You've Been Trumped (2011)
Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary
In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on celebrity tycoon Donald J. Trump as he buys up one of Scotland's last wilderness areas to build a golf resort.
Votes: 1,976 | Gross: $0.03M
19. Solar Crisis (1990)
PG-13 | 112 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
A huge solar flare is predicted to fry the Earth. Astronauts must go to the Sun to drop a talking bomb (Freddy) at the right time so the flare will point somewhere else. Giant IXL Corp CEO ... See full summary »
21. Doomwatch (1972)
PG | 92 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
The waters surrounding an island become contaminated by chemical dumping, and people who eat fish caught in those waters become deformed and violent.
22. Trashed (2012)
Not Rated | 98 min | Documentary
Jeremy Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, ... See full summary »
24. Habitat (1997)
R | 120 min | Sci-Fi
In a future world where Earth's ozone layer has been completely destroyed, a brilliant but obsessed scientist, Hank Symes uses illegally obtained biological materials for an experiment that... See full summary »
25. The Yes Men Fix the World (2009)
87 min | Documentary, Comedy
Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events.
Votes: 4,725 | Gross: $0.19M
27. Black Stone (2015)
Not Rated | 93 min | Drama
While his parents are toiling away in a food processing plant in Seoul, Shon Sun is drafted in the army. But being prey to abuse, he deserts. Back in Seoul he finds out his parents have ... See full summary »
29. Libelle (2012 TV Movie)
36 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
The Forest Scientist, Sonia, makes an environmental discovery that could change the world, but gets kicked off from her research project before she can collect the final evidence. Ann ... See full summary »
30. Gasland Part II (2013)
Not Rated | 125 min | Documentary
A documentary that declares the gas industry's portrayal of natural gas as a clean and safe alternative to oil is a myth, and that fracked wells inevitably leak over time, contaminating ... See full summary »
31. Sewer Shark (1992 Video Game)
In the future, much of humanity has been forced to live underground. The player takes the role of a pilot who flies through sewers beneath the paradise Solar City and exterminates creatures at the order of evil Commissioner Stenchler.
32. Hey, Happy! (2001)
Unrated | 75 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
DJ Sabu's overactive libido leads him into teenaged pregnancy. His mythic quest for two thousand boys ends with Happy, a paranoid UFO-ologist to whom aliens promise to appear (as his love ... See full summary »
35. Betrayed (2003 TV Movie)
120 min | Drama
Betrayed is the story of a town suffering from an outbreak of severe water contamination. The fictional town under attack stands in for communities next door and around the world. Inspired ... See full summary »
36. Oil & Water (I) (2014)
77 min | Documentary, Action, Biography
'Oil & Water' is the story of two boys coming of age in the middle of one of the world's worst toxic disasters: the contamination of Ecuador's Amazon region by reckless oil drilling. Hugo ... See full summary »
87 min | Documentary
A shocking political expose, and an intimate ethnographic portrait of Pacific Islanders struggling for survival, dignity and justice after decades of top-secret human radiation experiments conducted on them by the U.S. government.
41. Burisuta (2000)
108 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
Yuji and his friends are members of the extensive Japanese sub-culture of "otaku" or science-fiction fanatics. Yuji's particular obsession is collecting plastic figures, still inside their ... See full summary »
54 min | Documentary
'Devil's Oven' is a still-burning century-old mine fire, set during a labor dispute in 1884. The fire's origin tells a deep and troubling story of an age when the mining of fossil fuels, a ... See full summary »
Director: Valda Lewis
43. Canning Paradise (2012)
90 min | Documentary
After decades of overfishing, the global tuna industry has now invaded the waters of Papua New Guinea. And it comes at a high cost. A human cost now affecting the last places on earth uncovering the full impact of globalization.
Director: Olivier Pollet
48. Nunca máis (2003)
40 min | Documentary, Short
Nunca Máis is an account - through images and sensations - of the accident involving the Prestige, the petrol tanker which sank near the coasts of Galicia on the 13th of November 2002, with... See full summary »
Short, Drama, Sci-Fi
A three part sci-fi drama dealing with three possible scenarios of what can go wrong with atomic, biological and chemicals weapons and substances.
50. Cry of the Forgotten Land (1995 Video)
25 min | Documentary, Short
New Guinea, second largest island on earth, is home to over 100,000 species found nowhere else on earth, and to ancient human cultures, including the Moi people. The future of the Moi's ... See full summary »
Director: Ian Mackenzie