Into the Storm (2014)

Into the Storm (2014)

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The director of Final Destination 5 places a group of storm-chasers in the middle of a chaotic cyclone in this natural disaster thriller, where the whole town of Silverton could be wiped off the map. Stars Richard Armitage (The Hobbit) and Sarah Wayne Callies (TV’s The Walking Dead).

2014Rating: M, Adult themes89 minsUSA
Thriller

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Into the Storm (2014) | Reviews

Flicks, Aaron Yap

Flicks, Aaron Yap

Only two things separate Into the Storm from your garden variety DTV shlock from mockbuster specialists Asylum: there’s a higher level of digital finesse, and instead of employing F-list wash-ups and randoms, it features C-list faces you may recognise from telly but can’t name.

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Variety

Variety

Into the Storm can make it rain like nobody’s business, but when it tries to be smart, it comes out all wet.

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Total Film

Total Film

The found-footage format is undone by clunkingly unnatural dialogue and internal-logic inconsistencies.

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Time Out

Time Out

When the badass cyclones muscle into town, ripping up schools, banks and airports, the film is fairly fun. Sadly, everything else about it is, well, a bit of a disaster.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Into the Storm sets forth as a found-footage thriller before losing its thread and then doubling back on itself in abject disarray.

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The Dissolve

The Dissolve

Handles the CGI action with breathless intensity.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The script by John Swetnam is rudimentary, with only the most minimal and pallid stabs at characterization...

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Maybe we do deserve another Twister, but to showcase the advances in effects since you really need a bigger budget than this.

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Into the Storm (2014) | Release Details

Into the Storm (2014) is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Academy On Demand.