List of disaster films
This list of disaster and doomsday films represents over half a century of films within the genre. Disaster films are motion pictures which depict an impending or ongoing disaster. The films typically feature large casts and multiple storylines and focus on the protagonists' attempts to avert, escape, or cope with the disaster presented.

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List of disaster films - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This list of disaster and doomsday films represents over half a century of films within the genre. Disaster films are motion pictures which depict an impending or  ...
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Disaster film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A disaster film is a film genre that has an impending or ongoing disaster as its ... Disaster themes are almost as old as the film medium itself. .... The Book of Lists.
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IMDb: TOP 100 BEST DISASTER FILMS - a list by bkv1969
TOP 100 BEST DISASTER FILMS. by bkv1969 created 14 Mar 2012 | last updated - 14 Mar 2012. IMPENDING DOOM! My Top 100 favorite disaster films.
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IMDb: Disaster Movies - a list by Angel_Athariel
MIT professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ultimate catastrophe.
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IMDb: The top 50 disaster movies, by sid1996 - a list by sid1996
After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the ...
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IMDb: Great Natural Disaster Movies - a list by vainuymir-584-397507
Great Natural Disaster Movies. by vainuymir-584-397507 created 8 months ago | last updated - 8 months ago. The not-so-comprehensive list. Showing all 6 ...
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End of the World Apocalyptic Disaster Films and movies which - IMDb
Jul 6, 2012 ... MIT professor John Koestler links a mysterious list of numbers from a time capsule to past and future disasters and sets out to prevent the ...
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Top 5 End Of The World Disaster Movies Of All Time (In Honor Of ...
Dec 5, 2012 ... Note: I avoided alien invasion flicks and zombie movies for this list. Instead, these are virtually all naturally occurring world-ending scenarios, ...
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Natural Disaster Movies - DisasterFlicks.com
Natural Disaster Movies. Below is a list of natural disaster ...
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All Disaster Movies | Natural Disaster Films List - Ranker
Items 1 - 25 of 367 ... A list of all Disaster movies ever made. This Disaster movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This List of disaster films also ...
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Disaster film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A disaster film is a film genre that has an impending or ongoing disaster as its subject and primary plot device. Such disasters include natural disasters such as earthquakes or asteroid collisions, accidents such ..... Columbia University Press.
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In 1977, he began attending University of Television and Film Munich with the ... with 2004's blockbuster The Day After Tomorrow, another disaster film about a ...
List of disaster films - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This list of disaster and doomsday films represents over half a century of films within the genre. Disaster films are motion pictures which depict an impending or  ...
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compile a aster list of all movie and television films with a disaster theme. Although there are many movies with disaster themes prior to 1970,.such as.
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The First Golden Age of Disaster Movies ... Log in to copy items to your own lists. ..... Davey Fenwick leaves his mining village on a university scholarship intent ...
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Toho Distrubted Science fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Disaster films (Complete list ) ..... Japanese university students investigate a series of suicides linked to an ...
Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe (Short Cuts): Stephen ...
Stephen Keane's history of the disaster genre offers a detailed analysis of films ... of 9/11 and an analysis of disaster movies in light of recent natural disasters. .... Stephen Keane is lecturer in film at the University of Leeds, Bretton Hall Campus.
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Dec 5, 2012 ... Note: I avoided alien invasion flicks and zombie movies for this list. Instead, these are virtually all naturally occurring world-ending scenarios, ...
Genres, Styles, Categories, Series - Film Studies Research Guide ...
Oct 7, 2013 ... A guide to conducting research in Film Studies at Yale University, including key ... The first is a list of films by title, providing a one-sentence synopsis, its genre(s), ... Horror. A-Z of horror films. Howard Maxford. SML Reference ...
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Disaster Movies: A Loud, Long, Explosive, Star-studded Guide ...
Disaster Movies: A Loud, Long, Explosive, Star-studded Guide ...
Glenn Kay, Michael Rose, 2006
Presents reviews of 150 disaster movies and includes a rating on whether they are worth watching and a description of the most gruesome moment in each movie.
Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival
Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival
Joe Simpson, 2004
Concise and yet packed with detail, Touching the Void, Joe Simpson's harrowing account of near-death in the Peruvian Andes, is a compact tour de force that wrestles with issues of bravery, friendship, physical endurance, the code of the mountains, and the will to live. Simpson dedicates the book to his climbing partner, Simon Yates, and to &qu...
Ecology and Popular Film: Cinema on the Edge
Ecology and Popular Film: Cinema on the Edge
Robin L. Murray, Joseph K. Heumann, 2009
Keane's work most closely examines what he calls "disaster dramas" (121) from the 1970s through 2000. For Keane, disaster films are serious. Yacowar, however, ends his list of disaster genre types with an extensive discussion of comic ...
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
Jung Chang, 2003
In Wild Swans Jung Chang recounts the evocative, unsettling, and insistently gripping story of how three generations of women in her family fared in the political maelstrom of China during the 20th century. Chang's grandmother was a warlord's concubine. Her gently raised mother struggled with hardships in the early days of Mao's revo...
The Multi-Protagonist Film
The Multi-Protagonist Film
María del Mar Azcona, 2011
... Earthquake (1974), and Meteor (1979) are the best-known examples of the long list of disaster movies that were released in the 1970s (see Keane 2001: 19) . The narrative structure of this prolific trendis repeatedfrom onefilm tothe next.
The Sultana Tragedy: America's Greatest Maritime Disaster
The Sultana Tragedy: America's Greatest Maritime Disaster
1992
On the night of April 27, 1865, a wooden-hulled steamer overloaded with war-weary Union soldiers exploded and sank on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. More than 1,800 soldiers, veterans of some of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War and survivors of the Andersonville and Cahaba prison camps, died en route to their homes and familie...
Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe
Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe
Stephen Keane, 2006
Through detailed analysis of films such as The Towering Inferno, Independence Day, Titanic and The Day After Tomorrow, this book looks at the ways in which disaster movies can be read in relation to both contextual considerations and the ...
Epicenter 2.0: Why the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your Future
Epicenter 2.0: Why the Current Rumblings in the Middle East Will Change Your Future
Joel C. Rosenberg, 2008
From the author who predicted 'a kamikaze attack on the U.S.' a war with Saddam, the death of Yasser Arafat and Iran's nuclear threat against Israel come 10 new predictions that will change your world. Epicenter gives you the headlines before they happen. Epicenter explains what is happening in the Middle East and how it will impact ...
Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe
Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe
Stephen Keane, 2013
The opposite attraction of disaster movies, however, is that sometimes the stars do not survive. They may die ... of the film. Yacowar's list is interesting in that it does establish The Towering Inferno's clever mix of old and new Hollywood stars.
Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives
Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives
2003
The book explains how to maintain service continuity, organise temporary accommodation and reparation, and manage financial and insurance issues before and after the event. A chapter is also devoted to protection of cultural property during armed conflict, covering roles of organisations such as UNESCO, the Red Cross and the Blue Shield Organisatio...
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The 8 Biggest Film Box Office Disasters of All Time
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As we ring in 2014, are there any blockbusters you're anticipating? Or has anticipation been replaced with a sense of obligation or the hope they'll be good?
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Yes! Very interested now in The Rock's new motion picture that is pulling together titled SAN ANDREAS. The movie is slated to begin lensing in Brisbane, Australia in April with an anticipated 2015 release.
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Films That Matter: From Bollywood to Hollywood : The Good, Bad, and Ugly Bollywood films of 2013
The year of 2013 for Bollywood has seen some huge blockbuster hits; some surprise gems and of course had its fair share of disasters along the way. But unlike 2013, what stood strong in 2012 was the rise of such unconventional films like Kahaani, Vicky Donor, Barfi and English Vinglish which held their mark against the mainstream films.
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Two New Film Series: Reconsidering The Ultimate Top Ten List, And Disaster Films That Helped Spawn The Summer Blockbuster | FrontRow
During June and July, The Big Movie series will pair classic social dramas and a couple of landmark blockbusters.
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Disaster Movies: List of the Best Disaster and Apocalypse Films Ever
These are the most entertaining, the most fun, the greatest disaster movies ever made, ranked by movie experts and film fans alike. There is a long history of these kinds of movies...
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The Extra List: Top 10 Disaster Movies of All Time | ExtraTV.com
As East Coast denizens brace themselves for Hurricane Sandy, aka “Frankenstorm,” making its destructive way into the Northeast later on Monday, one is reminding of some of the great disaster movies of all time.
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