PG-13 | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it's a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone.
Catastrophic consequences of weather control by space-based stations is also a major plot point in Das Arche Noah Prinzip (1984), Roland Emmerich's directorial debut. Emmerich and Dean Devlin were long-time collaborators.
Ask Max, he knows. Science is all about playing God. Sometimes God doesn't play so nice.
Max Lawson: You know what my brother would say?
Leonard Dekkom: What?
When Max is watching a news report on the Rio de Janeiro storm, the map shown on screen puts Rio de Janeiro almost outside of Brazil to the south. It should be to the northeast of the larger concentration of lights (city of São Paulo).
Thunderclaps can be heard in the background of the opening logos, which lead to the opening scene of the film, in which a hurricane is approaching Shanghai.
English, Cantonese, Russian, Hindi, Spanish
AUD 1,539,180 (Australia) (22 October 2017)
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