History Film / Twister

24th Feb '17 12:25:01 PM Tightwire
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* AnachronismStew: The first scene is set in 1969 and contains numerous errors of the time period. Jo's father mentions the tornado bearing down on his home as possibly an F5, when the Fujita scale wasn't established until 1972.

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* AnachronismStew: The first scene is set in 1969 and contains numerous errors of the time period. Jo's father mentions the tornado bearing down on his home as possibly an F5, when the Fujita scale wasn't established until 1972. And there were no tornadoes considered strong enough to class as F5s in 1969 anyway.
24th Feb '17 10:05:08 AM Tightwire
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The main duo are scientist Dr. Jo Harding (Helen Hunt) and her former husband [[TheDanza Bill]] Harding (Creator/BillPaxton). Among the many others is Dr. Melissa Reeves (Jami Gertz), Harding's current fiancee, providing a LoveTriangle of sorts. Also a tale of ''vengeance'' against the tornadoes that deprived a little girl of her father. Also a rival team of tornado chasers led by villainous Dr. Jonas Miller (Cary Elwes) that seek to beat Our Heroes to the punch at a scientific breakthrough.

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The main duo are scientist Dr. Jo Harding (Helen Hunt) and her former husband [[TheDanza Bill]] Harding (Creator/BillPaxton). Among the many others is Dr. Melissa Reeves (Jami Gertz), Harding's current fiancee, providing who would provide a LoveTriangle if she ever showed a fraction of sorts.affection towards Bill. Also a tale of ''vengeance'' against the tornadoes that deprived a little girl of her father. Also a rival team of tornado chasers led by villainous Dr. Jonas Miller (Cary Elwes) that seek to beat Our Heroes to the punch at a scientific breakthrough.
21st Jan '17 9:14:51 AM lorgskyegon
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* AmicableExes: Bill and Jo go back and forth, though it's mostly arguments about who should be in charge and who knows best. Aunt Meg, on the other hand, is thoroughly happy to see Bill.
17th Jan '17 12:16:24 PM Mdumas43073
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Directed by Jan de Bont (''Film/{{Speed}}'') and released in 1996, at the dawn of the DisasterMovie revival, ''Twister'' tells the story of a RagTagBunchOfMisfits who chase tornadoes for a living.

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Directed by Jan de Bont (''Film/{{Speed}}'') and released in 1996, 1996 at the dawn of the DisasterMovie revival, ''Twister'' tells the story of a RagTagBunchOfMisfits who chase tornadoes for a living.
17th Jan '17 12:15:17 PM Mdumas43073
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A film of 1996, at the dawn of the DisasterMovie revival. ''Twister'' tells the story of a RagTagBunchOfMisfits who chase tornadoes for a living. The main duo are scientist Dr. Jo Harding (Helen Hunt) and her former husband [[TheDanza Bill]] Harding (Creator/BillPaxton). Among the many others is Dr. Melissa Reeves (Jami Gertz), Harding's current fiancee, providing a LoveTriangle of sorts. Also a tale of ''vengeance'' against the tornadoes that deprived a little girl of her father. Also a rival team of tornado chasers led by villainous Dr. Jonas Miller (Cary Elwes) that seek to beat Our Heroes to the punch at a scientific breakthrough.

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A film of Directed by Jan de Bont (''Film/{{Speed}}'') and released in 1996, at the dawn of the DisasterMovie revival. revival, ''Twister'' tells the story of a RagTagBunchOfMisfits who chase tornadoes for a living. living.

The main duo are scientist Dr. Jo Harding (Helen Hunt) and her former husband [[TheDanza Bill]] Harding (Creator/BillPaxton). Among the many others is Dr. Melissa Reeves (Jami Gertz), Harding's current fiancee, providing a LoveTriangle of sorts. Also a tale of ''vengeance'' against the tornadoes that deprived a little girl of her father. Also a rival team of tornado chasers led by villainous Dr. Jonas Miller (Cary Elwes) that seek to beat Our Heroes to the punch at a scientific breakthrough.
19th Dec '16 9:12:33 PM b3900
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->''"When you used to tell me that you chase tornadoes, deep down I thought it was just a metaphor.''

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->''"When you used to tell me that you chase tornadoes, deep down I thought it was just a metaphor.metaphor".''
19th Dec '16 9:12:10 PM b3900
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->''"When you used to tell me that you chase tornadoes, deep down I thought it was just a metaphor.''
-->-- '''Melissa'''

18th Dec '16 12:04:20 AM alyawsevil
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*** Actually, there's a few Mountain Dew cans in there as well.
17th Dec '16 12:00:21 AM alyawsevil
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* OhCrap: After [[spoiler:successfully deploying the final Dorothy into the F-5 tornado, Bill and Jo triumphantly cheer. And then, the tornado changes direction right towards them.]] The smiles quickly leave their faces.
22nd Nov '16 6:01:26 AM Morgenthaler
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* DictionaryOpening: The movie opened with the dictionary definition of a tornado.
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