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Extraterrestrials appear as destructive "electrical tornadoes" on Earth.

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Jeff Burr

Writer:

Paul A. Birkett
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Credited cast:
Stacey Asaro ... Kelly Walker
Marcus Lyle Brown ... Con
Claire Conti Claire Conti ... Denise Gordan
Jeff Fahey ... Judd Walker
David Jensen ... Armstrong
Terry Kiser ... Mike Hardy
Willard E. Pugh ... Norm Mackey
Caleb Tourres Caleb Tourres ... Barney
Kari Wuhrer ... Gail Curtis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James Clement James Clement ... Parnell
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Aliens are lured to Earth by a strange signal and appear as destructive electromagnetic tornadoes. Brilliant high school student with her father and blogger involved in the study of tornadoes are struggling against time to prevent further disasters and disable the signal to make aliens leave the planet. Written by ryder12222

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 April 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alien Storm See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Also titled as Alien Tornado on SyFy channel See more »

Goofs

When Gale arrives in town, she is wearing blue jeans and a white tank top. She then immediately chases after a tornado, with Denise, and is seen standing outside the car in the same clothes. When we next see her,confronting the Government Officials, she is wearing black pants and an orange tank top, despite having no time or opportunity to change clothes. See more »

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Armstrong: The bastards took out the ballpark.
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A bad alternative for just about anything
30 September 2014 | by degeneraattiSee all my reviews

Giving a bad review to a SyFy movie is not really a challenge. It's so blatantly obvious thing to do that one has to think twice if it is even worth the time to type the bashing these films more often than not deserve. I'm beginning to feel like this is SyFy's strategy: keep churning out junk under the guise of light entertainment, because there are enough people that kinda enjoy passing their time watching these films and then there are those, like myself, who end up watching these in hopes something has changed.

Nothing has changed here. The images and the characters both are flat, the CGI is sub-par, and the script would again benefit from proofreading. Not that I don't trust the writers' English skills, but maybe a few more brains in the works would help in creating more passable builds of suspense, more pronounced motivations for characters etc. You know, a bit more oomph than tornadoes that are of alien origin coupled with the stock characters one can expect in such circumstances.

I've seen worse acting, and I've spent my time more foolishly, but to say that seeing a certain film is NOT the stupidest thing one can do is not really a compliment, now is it?


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