A Nebraska farm community is plagued by a storm with a series of tornados acting against normal patterns. Dan is left at home to look after his baby brother Ryan along with his friend Arthur while Dan's mother is at work. His stepfather goes to check on his grandmother. When a tornado destroys the house, Dan and Arthur attempt to re-unite the family
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A family fights to survive nature's deadliest force
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Did You Know?
An overpass isn't the ideal shelter for a tornado and neither a firetruck. See more
In Nebraska, there is no town named Blainsworth, though there is an Ainsworth that would be similar in size to the town portrayed in the movie. However, Ainsworth is over 130 miles NNW of Grand Island, Nebraska, where the tornado outbreak actually took place. Grand Island would've had a population of 35,000 or so in 1980, which is considerably larger than fictional Blainsworth's population. See more
[the words "TORNADO WARNING" are flashing on the TV screen
What does that thing mean?
It basically means we're in deep trouble.
The ending credits do not display the full cast. See more