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Meteor Storm (2010)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  30 January 2010 (USA)
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San Francisco becomes a target for waves of destructive meteors after a rogue comet orbits around the earth... For astronomer, Michelle Young, what was meant to be a once-in-a-lifetime ... See full summary »

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Lieutenant Ryan (as Anna Mae Routledge)
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San Francisco becomes a target for waves of destructive meteors after a rogue comet orbits around the earth... For astronomer, Michelle Young, what was meant to be a once-in-a-lifetime celestial event, soon turns into her worst nightmare as thousands of meteors break the surface of the atmosphere and bombard the city of San Francisco. Written by The Meteor

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The fury no one saw coming...

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Trivia

Attempts have been made to produce element 120, designated Unbinilium, but have not been successful. Expectations are that it could be the start of an "island of stability", i.e. have a nucleus with at least one relatively stable isotope. However, the most stable isotope of any element with an atomic number higher than 100 has a half-life of only 101 days. As the element's number increases, the length of the half-life decreases. Element 118 has a half-life of .89 microseconds; unless the theoretical island of stability exists and element 120 is in it, it could not exist long enough to be observed, much less sit at the bottom of San Francisco Bay for thousands or millions of years (current projections suggest a half-life of from 1 to 20 microseconds). Expectations of its chemical properties suggest that it would be highly reactive, oxidizing violently in air and explosively under water. See more »

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The meteor trails clearly show that a number of them are following distinctly different trajectories. If, as it was stated, they all originated from the same comet or asteroid, all meteor trails would be parallel. Michelle mentions that the radiant is in Cassiopeia; this means that all the meteors would appear to be coming from that point in the sky traveling directly towards the observer, not following transverse paths. See more »

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Jack: That might explain the Bay Area's historically bad cell phone service.
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References The Towering Inferno (1974) See more »

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Co-written by Rich Walters and Kevin Rintoul
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Disaster on a budget
20 February 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A typically inane disaster movie from the SyFy Channel. This one sees San Francisco assailed by a meteor storm that comes out of nowhere, destroying scenery and infrastructure before a dedicated team of scientists decide to do something about it. It's as cheesy, lightweight and predictable as it sounds, featuring terrible acting and even worse effects, and is very much par for the course for this genre.

Saying that, the film does have plenty of incident and a pace which keeps on moving, so it's never boring - just bad. By the time things take on an outer-space angle it all gets very derivative of Armageddon and its ilk. Fans of this kind of trash may get a kick out of the sub-standard CGI and overwrought performances; the rest of us will just sigh in exasperation.


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