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Tornado Warning (2002)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama  -  13 September 2002 (USA)
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A scientist (Gerald McRaney) perfects a tornado-warning system and tries to convince residents of a nearby town that a deadly twister is approaching.

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Dr. Jake Arledge
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Dee Mazur
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Kirt Reid
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Mark Scott
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Mayor McAnders
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Blake Taylor ...
Ted
Rhiannon Benedict ...
Norma (as Valerie Wynne)
Pauline Broderick ...
Marie
Raimey Gallant ...
Sarah
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Mrs. Whiteson
Robert Huculak ...
Mr. Whiteson
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Sheriff Miller (as Dave Brown)
Mariam Bernstein ...
Nancy Pat
Gordon Tanner ...
Stormchaser #1 (as Gord Tanner)
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A scientist (Gerald McRaney) perfects a tornado-warning system and tries to convince residents of a nearby town that a deadly twister is approaching.

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It's the storm of the century. Only one man knows where it will strike... and they won't believe him!

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"Smoke'n Bob's" Hot Dog cart, seen in one of the town scenes, is a dead giveaway for the Winnipeg shooting location. Also recognizable: the Garry Theatre. See more »

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It was almost a comedy
21 September 2002 | by (Indianapolis) – See all my reviews

The special effects, the acting, and the script were so bad that at times I couldn't figure out if this movie was a drama or just a bad comedy. The mayor was especially awful.

The special effects were pretty lousy, too. In one scene, the good guys are driving with the mayor following, yelling through her bullhorn that everything's alright. She then gets swept away. But a few moments later, down the same road, the tornado is seen about a mile away off in the field.

I'm sorry, but I was expecting a thriller and got a lame, unbelievable sci-fi pseudocomedy.


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