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Disaster Movie -- A spoof of many recent superhero and other disaster movies
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Writers (WGA):
Jason Friedberg (written by) &
Aaron Seltzer (written by)
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Release Date:
29 August 2008 (USA) See more »
Not another shallow Hollywood movie. See more »
Over the course of one evening, an unsuspecting group of twenty-somethings find themselves bombarded by a series of natural disasters and catastrophic events. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Matt Lanter ... Will

Vanessa Lachey ... Amy (as Vanessa Minnillo)
Gary 'G. Thang' Johnson ... Calvin (as Gary 'G-Thang' Johnson)

Nicole Parker ... Enchanted Princess / Amy Winehouse Look-A-Like / Jessica Simpson Look-A-Like

Crista Flanagan ... Juney / Hannah Montana

Kim Kardashian ... Lisa

Ike Barinholtz ... Wolf / Javier Bardem Look-A-Like / Police Officer / Hellboy / Batman / Beowulf / Prince Caspian

Carmen Electra ... Beautiful Assassin

Tony Cox ... Indiana Jones

Tad Hilgenbrink ... Prince

Nick Steele ... Underwear Model

John Di Domenico ... Dr. Phil Look-A-Like / Love Guru

Jason Boegh ... Male Carrie

Valerie Wildman ... Samantha

Abe Spigner ... Flava-Flav Look-A-Like

Noah Harpster ... Jonah

Austin Michael Scott ... McLover (as Austin Scott)

Devin Crittenden ... Michael Cera Look-A-Like
Dana Seltzer ... Head On Voice (voice)

Michelle Lang ... Hot Girl

Jonas Neal ... Justin Timberlake Look-A-Like

Walter Harris ... Hancock
Ty Miller ... Kid (as Ty Wesley)
Gerard Facchini ... Iron Man
Jacob Tolano ... Bruce Banner (as Jacob Tolano Wood)

Roland Kickinger ... Hulk
Christopher Johnson ... Michael Jackson Look-A-Like

Preston James Hillier ... Cowboy Fan

Johnny Rock ... Male Enchanted Princess

David Born ... Referee
Genevieve Guzchack ... Bikini Girl (as Genevieve Gurchak)
Hilary Kennedy ... Bikini Girl
Lloyd Arnold II ... Jojo

Jared S. Eddo ... Speed Racer (as Jared Eddo)
Yoshio Iizuka ... Kung Fu Panda

Lauren Gottlieb ... Cheerleader Dancer

Katrina Norman ... Cheerleader Dancer
Monica Soto ... Cheerleader Dancer

Audra Griffis ... Cheerleader Dancer

Amaris Davidson ... Cheerleader Dancer

Courtney Shay Young ... Cheerleader Dancer (as Courtney Young)
Clinton Huff ... Basketball Dancer
Devin Walker ... Basketball Dancer
Dominique Kelley ... Basketball Dancer

Jeremy Barthel ... Basketball Dancer
Billy Jackson ... Basketball Dancer

Luke Sexton ... Basketball Dancer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Byrnes ... (Middle) Hulk (uncredited)

Jon Dainty ... Partygoer (uncredited)
Lacey Ford ... Party Goer (uncredited)
Brandon B. Helmes ... Bloody pedestrian (uncredited)
Holli Hicks ... Party Girl (uncredited)

Brandy Moon ... Bikini Girl (uncredited)

James Paul ... Street Pedestrian (uncredited)
Halley Rachal ... Sweet Sixteen Party Guest (uncredited)
Sarah J. Thompson ... College Partygoer / Bloody Pedestrian (uncredited)

Jamey Whitley ... Party Goer (uncredited)
Kenny Yates ... Hop Sing (uncredited)
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Directed by
Jason Friedberg 
Aaron Seltzer 
Writing credits
Jason Friedberg (written by) &
Aaron Seltzer (written by)

Produced by
Jason Friedberg .... producer
Jerry P. Jacobs .... co-producer
Hal Olofsson .... executive producer
Peter Safran .... producer
Aaron Seltzer .... producer
Kenny Yates .... associate producer
Original Music by
Christopher Lennertz 
Cinematography by
Shawn Maurer 
Film Editing by
Peck Prior 
Casting by
Tara Duncil 
Production Design by
William A. Elliott 
Art Direction by
Daniel A. Lomino 
Set Decoration by
Teresa Visinare 
Costume Design by
Frank Helmer 
Makeup Department
Leslie Devlin .... key makeup artist
Roxanne Ferguson .... key hair stylist (as Heather Roxanne Ferguson)
Chris Grondin .... special makeup effects lab technician
Jamie Hess .... special effects makeup coordinator
Matthew Jorgensen .... makeup effects supervisor: WM Creations and SAG puppeteer
Robert Wesley Knight .... super hero suit fabricator
Jack Lazzaro .... makeup artist
Robert Miller .... costume designer/fabricator: WM Creations
Matthew W. Mungle .... special makeup effects designer
Douglas Noe .... makeup department head
Gary J. Perticone .... hair department head
Richard Redlefsen .... key special makeup effects artist
Shunika Terry .... assistant hair stylist
Turner Walker .... special makeup effects lab technician: W.M. Creations, Inc.
Tony Ward .... hair stylist
Clinton Wayne .... special makeup effects artist
Crystal Woodford .... hair stylist
Andrea Young .... hair department head
Andrea Young .... second key hair stylist
Production Management
Terra Abroms .... post-production supervisor
Jennifer Booth .... production supervisor
Jerry P. Jacobs .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Berke .... second assistant director
John Mattingly .... second second assistant director
Hal Olofsson .... first assistant director
Art Department
Kenneth Brown .... carpenter
Eddie Burcham .... set dresser
Daniel Coe .... construction coordinator
Lisa Akes Crouch .... greens person
Matthew L. Crowson .... painter
James Diggs .... lead painter
Kevin Gaspard .... graphic designer
Shannon Harrelson .... set designer
Anthony J. Henderson .... sculpture foreman
Kathleen Kat Holton .... construction buyer
Phillip Joffrion .... set dresser
Julie Kobsa .... property assistant
Blake Le Vasseur .... gang boss
Robert Lucas .... leadman
Don Miloyevich .... property master
Tianna Mockett .... art department coordinator
Audra Muslow .... art department production assistant
David Myers .... painter
Darren Patnode .... on-set dresser
Sonda L. Rowland .... painter
Steven M. Saylor .... set designer
Cindy Seay .... painter
John Eric Seay .... constructor foreman
Gordon Thomas .... gang boss: set dressing
Jason Wilson .... gangboss
John N. Wood .... set dresser
Jeff Broome .... construction medic (uncredited)
Jeffrey Broome .... construction medic (uncredited)
Sound Department
Shane Bruce .... foley artist (2009)
Misty Conn .... boom operator
Destin E. Gautier .... sound utility
Glynna Grimala .... sound effects editor
Jeff Gunn .... foley artist
Xavier Horan .... sound editor
Adam Jenkins .... sound re-recording mixer
Larry Long .... sound mixer
Anna MacKenzie .... supervising sound editor
Andrew Morgado .... adr mixer
Peter Staubli .... sound effects editor
Orest Sushko .... sound re-recording mixer
Tami Treadwell .... adr mixer
Karen Vassar Triest .... sound effects editor (as Karen Vassar)
Jared Watt .... additional boom operator
James Wright .... Dolby Sound Consultant
Special Effects by
Graham Denman .... special effects
Jeremy Johnson .... special effects technician
J. Michael O'Brien .... special effects
Richard Redlefsen .... puppeteer
Visual Effects by
Eric Almeras .... digital compositor
Mandy Arnold .... digital restoration artist
Jeremy Hunt .... visual effects supervisor: Screaming Death Monkey
Sadie D. Johnson .... digital intermediate assistant producer
Chris E. Peterson .... digital artist: Screaming Death Monkey
Mark Robben .... digital compositor: At The Post
Wayne A. Shepherd .... visual effects supervisor: At The Post
Chris Soyer .... visual effects artist
Andranik Taranyan .... paint artist
Chris Watts .... visual effects supervisor
Keith Adams .... stunt coordinator
Brent Bernhard .... stunts
Brian Patrick Collins .... stunt double
Lateef Crowder .... stunt double
Jared S. Eddo .... stunt performer
Lena Fennema .... stunt double
Yoshio Iizuka .... stunt performer: Kung fu Panda
Henry Kingi Jr. .... stunt double
Brandon Loeser .... stunts
Deven MacNair .... stunts
Bridgett Riley .... stunts
Kym Stys .... stunt double:Carmen Electra
Ryan Watson .... stunt double
Camera and Electrical Department
Donald Akes .... rigging electric
Justin Babin .... grip
Darwin Montana Browne .... key grip
Scott Calcagno .... electrician
Jeffrey N. Civa .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Jayson S. Coddington .... electrician
Jayson S. Coddington .... rigging electrician
Sean Cruz .... lighting technician
Brandon Dauzat .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
John Gregory Edwards .... set lighting technician
Brouke Franklin .... first assistant camera
Chris Garner .... grip
Tonja Greenfield .... film loader
Danny Horne .... second assistant camera
Jeremy Launais .... gaffer
Brad Leidholdt .... grip
Chris Leidholdt .... rigging key grip
Dustin Logan .... video assist
Greg Lomas .... dolly grip
Luis Lopez DeVictoria .... best boy grip
Luis Lopez DeVictoria .... key grip: second unit
Darby Newman .... additional second assistant camera
Jason Prowell .... lighting technician
T.J. Sebren .... lamp operator
Tim Speed .... best boy electric
Todd Thompson .... rigging grip
Aaron Toups .... rigging grip
Charles B. Walker .... grip
Marvin Wright .... rigging electrician
Ty Zenter .... grip
Casting Department
Jamie Baremore .... location casting
Brinkley A. Maginnis .... extras casting
Benjamin G. Malbrough .... casting assistant
Caitlin McKenna-Wilkinson .... adr voice casting
Shawnia Willson .... extras casting assistant
Ashley-Anne Parker .... extras casting assistant (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tiana Aiello .... costumer
Doré Cermak .... costume production assistant
Paul Corricelli .... key costumer
Emily Dominguez .... costumer
Eva Fredrickson .... wardrobe assistant
Jennifer Kamrath .... key set costumer
Melissa Kidd .... costume assistant
Krystle Lamoreaux .... costumer: extras
Krystle Lamoreaux .... set costumer
Mary Matthews .... costume supervisor (as Mary Matthews-Smith)
Dalhia Schuette .... costumer
Anne Sweeney .... costume assistant
Rachel A. Walker .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Miguel Calvento .... apprentice editor
Valance Eisleben .... digital intermediate editor
Ryan C. Fill .... assistant editor
Harry Muller .... color timer
Carrie Oliver .... digital intermediate conformist
David M. Perkins .... colorist: dailies
Siobhan Prior .... assistant editor
Mike Sowa .... digital intermediate color timer
Music Department
Christine Bergren .... music legal and clearance
Nick Fevola .... score programmer
Dave Jordan .... music supervisor
Andrew Kinney .... orchestrator
Cory Milano .... music editor
Larry Rench .... additional orchestrator
Michael T. Ryan .... supervising music editor
Rebekah Touma .... music coordinator
Jeff Vaughn .... scoring mixer
Jojo Villanueva .... music supervisor
Philip White .... composer: additional music
Transportation Department
Greg Faucett .... transportation coordinator
Jesse Grillo .... driver
Gerald Hardy .... driver: honeywagon
Robert Jepson .... driver
Aaron D. Moore .... hair/make-up driver
Beverly Reeves .... driver
Jimmie K. Turner .... transportation
James Yeates .... transportation captain
Other crew
Coleen Aiello .... first assistant accountant
Kelly Airhart .... body double
Aaron Askew .... second assistant accountant
Jody Blose .... script supervisor
David Carmon .... dance double
Brooke Coleman .... production secretary
Christopher Crouch .... production assistant
Jeff Dash .... production accountant
Christina DeCharles .... location scout
Jaz Donaldson .... production assistant
Trena Edwards .... set production assistant
Charles Gibson .... office production assistant
Will Greenfield .... assistant production coordinator
Jeremy N. Hernandez .... production assistant
Letitia Hoaas .... set teacher
Jerad Janke .... location assistant
Ron Karkoska .... puppeteer
Cosmos Kiindarius .... production assistant
Ashley Kravitz .... clearances
Kenneth Lecompte .... travel coordinator
Sean K. Russell .... post production coordinator
Charity Schubert .... assistant: Mr. Jacobs
Caroline Seale .... key assistant location manager
Jack St. Martin .... assistant: Mr. Safran
Adam M. Stone .... product placement coordinator
Cat Stone .... product placement coordinator
Jim Swidarski .... payroll accountant
Greg Washington .... production assistant
Clinton Wayne .... puppeteer
Daryl Wilsford .... second assistant accountant
John A. Metoyer .... key assistant location manager (uncredited)
Roger J. Timber .... stand-in: G. Thang (uncredited)

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Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, language, drug references and comic violence
87 min | 88 min (unrated version)
Aspect Ratio:
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Occupied the #1 spot on the IMDb Bottom 100 for almost four months, from shortly after its August 2008 release until December, when it was dethroned by Sweetie Pie (2000), an obscure thriller starring Paris Hilton. The film returned to #1 on the Bottom 100 when Sweetie Pie disappeared from the Database.See more »
Continuity: Calvin gets out of the Mach 5 1/2 and starts running towards the front of the car, but when the Enchanted Princess gets out of the car, he's behind her when she runs away.See more »
[first lines]
Will:[after falling face-first into a pile of feces in his dream] Oh, shit.
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69 out of 96 people found the following review useful.
An honest comment from someone who has actually seen the movie, 29 August 2008
Author: Kristine ( from Chicago, Illinois

Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer, the way everyone talks about these guys are as if they are on America's Most Wanted List, boy there is a lot of hate before the release date of Disaster Movie. They have brought us the "stupid" comedies like Date Movie, Epic Movie, and Meet the Spartans, pretty much all those movies have had the same hate, I can understand why. Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer are like the kids in high school who just cruised by, just failing every class possible, being happy with the C's and D's, then they somehow get into Princeton because their parents had money or something, it's the exact same thing with movies. The way that I just happen to look at these movies is that they are like a MAD TV spoof, just mindless entertainment. I hated Date Movie, didn't mind Epic Movie, liked Meet the Spartans, Disaster Movie is a notch lower than Meet the Spartans. We have recycled jokes from the guy's previous movies, jokes that drag on and on to the point where you'll tear your hair out, and is of course, made badly.

Will has had a dream that he feels like the end of the world is coming. All of a sudden the city is attacked Cloverfield style, he and his friends run around trying to find shelter and figure out what is going on while bumping into one celebrity after another. But even Batman, Iron Man, The Hulk, and Hancock can not save this world. Will and his friends realize that they have to save the world on their own and fight evil chipmunks, aliens, and flying cows.

Disaster Movie, actually does have a couple laughs, I will admit that, I nearly died laughing during the Alvin and the Chipmunks parody, it was so badly funny, I just couldn't help but laugh. There are just some fun moments, I think it's ridicules that some people can not admit that. That's the reason for my title is because I saw a lot of comments from users that didn't even involve them seeing the movie, they were just complaining... this isn't the IMDb that I know, it's silly that people are just putting on comments that have nothing to do with their opinion on why they hate the movie before they even see it. Back onto the movie, my main thing that I'm upset with, this movie didn't need a script, it seems as if Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer just made it up as they went along. For some reason we have movies that were literally just released last month like Wanted and Hancock, not to mention The Dark Knight. I think they just coursed their way through this, while the movie has some funny moments, my HONEST opinion, if you want to see this I suggest the rental, this is straight to DVD quality.


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