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Meteorites! (1998)

A meteor shower threatens a small American town.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Johnson
Cath Johnson
Abby Meates ...
Renee Johnson / Miss UFO
Darrin Klimek ...
Mac Johnson
Pato Hoffmann ...
Sheriff John Whitehorse
Mayor Cass Cassidy
Amiel Daemion ...
Crystal Cassidy
Leo Taylor ...
Tracey-Louise Smith ...
Tina McConnell
Bob Newman ...
Arnold McConnell
Monette Lee ...
Sadie McConnell
Myfanwy Tucker ...
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Roger Sennett
James Kable ...
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A meteor shower threatens a small American town.

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They've traveled a billion years to destroy the earth in one night.

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for disaster-related violence and some sexual content | See all certifications »




Release Date:

3 June 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Météorites  »

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1.33 : 1
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17 April 2015 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Yeah, this one's worse than even the SyFy Channel productions or the various Asylum movies. It's a homage of sorts to the big budget blockbuster flicks like DEEP IMPACT and Armageddon, except that it's made on a tiny budget which means the titular meteorites are horrid CGI monstrosities. Even worse, the narrative unwisely takes a jokey, comic approach to the material which falls flat from the very beginning.

I mean, there's nothing very funny about meteorites, so the film has to rely on groan-introducing character humour to work. This is a film where we're asked to identify with and like a cast of various oddballs, including dedicated heroes and annoying teenagers, and journey with them as they fight against the outer space menace. Except you won't, because the script is dire, the acting worse, and you'll be wishing death upon everyone in the cast before long. I think it's true to say that METEORITES! is probably the worst disaster movie you'll see.

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