Search - Tornado Warning on DVD

Tornado Warning
Tornado Warning
Actors: Gerald McRaney, Thea Gill, David Millbern, Steve Braun, Joan Van Ark
Director: Tibor Takacs
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Television, Mystery & Suspense
UR     2004     1hr 40min

Tornado Warning (View amazon detail page) ASIN: B00024JAKK Binding: DVD


Larger Image

Movie Details

Actors: Gerald McRaney, Thea Gill, David Millbern, Steve Braun, Joan Van Ark
Director: Tibor Takacs
Creators: Barry Gravelle, Ellen Fine, Bob Neufeld, Paul Colichman, Stephen P. Jarchow, Brett Thompson, Lisa Morton
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Television, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Family Life, Kids & Family, Television, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Peter Pan
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 06/22/2004
Original Release Date: 09/13/2002
Theatrical Release Date: 09/13/2002
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 1hr 40min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 3
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Languages: English

Similar Movies

Storm Cell
Director: Steven R. Monroe
   PG-13   2009   1hr 32min
Director: Noel Nosseck
   PG   2000   1hr 29min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Director: Guillermo del Toro
   R   1998   1hr 45min
Independence Day
   PG-13   2010
The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring
Platinum Series Special Extended Edition
Directors: Joel Gallen, Michael Pellerin, Peter Jackson
   PG-13   2002   3hr 28min
The Bourne Identity
Full Screen Collector's Edition
   PG-13   2003   1hr 59min
The Passion of the Christ
Full Screen Edition
Director: Mel Gibson
   UR   2004   2hr 7min
Shrek 2
Full Screen Edition
Director: Andrew Adamson
   PG   2004   1hr 33min
Riding the Bullet
Widescreen Edition
Director: Mick Garris
   R   2005   1hr 38min
V for Vendetta
Full Screen Edition
Director: James McTeigue
   R   2006   2hr 12min
The Nutty Professor
Director: Tom Shadyac
   PG-13   2007   1hr 35min
Full Metal Jacket
   R   2007   1hr 56min

Movie Reviews

erica | Chattanooga, TN | 07/18/2005
(4 out of 5 stars)

"This is a PAX network film about 90 minutes long. It stars Gerald McRaney (Promised Land, Major Dad and Simon and Simon fame)as a meteorologist (storm chaser) who at the beginning predicts a tornado and it doesn't happen due to a computer snafu. His daughter is part of a newteam of storm chasers covering the tornadoes. Enter a young man who helps him discover the computer snafu and presto!! the warnings in the state of Oklahoma are there for everyone to believe in or not. There is a city that is celebrating its 100th anniversary where a tornado is to hit on the day of the festivities. The town mayor is played by TV veteran Joan Van Ark. Her character is the one flaw in the film because her acting is so bad which is unusual for Van Ark. Anyhow she convinves the people not to believe in the Tornado warning and that all will go on as scheduled.

This movie is predictable, yet fun to watch. The acting, with the exception of Joan Van Ark who is really quite terrible (why she chose to do this film is beyond me...) is quite good. Gerald McRaney is at his solid, stalwart best, as usual. The girl who plays his daughter is fine and the boy who fixes the computer snafus and becomes McRaney's partner is o.k. What makes this film palatable are the special effects. They are really great and the movie is informative as well as to what to do if you are involved in a tornado or one is in your path. There are some implausible and unbelievable actions by the characters but for the most part, I enjoyed this film immensely. The DVD quality is fine. No extras are included. For PAX entertainment, wholesome family values this film is great to watch."
Good Plot and Great Special Effects
Lisa Verson | Dayton, OH | 01/01/2006
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This PAX original movie has wonderful special effects--some of the tornadoes look like actual tornadoes instead of CGI! The plot is good as well. Gerald McRaney (Promised Land) gives an outstanding performance as Jake Arledge, a storm chaser who tries to prove to his estranged daughter (Thea Gill) and nearly everyone else that his tornado warning system really DOES work.

If you're a fan of tornadoes or family movies I highly recommend this!"