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* NaturalDisasterCascade: Earth's [[WeatherControlMachine weather-controlling satellites]] going haywire causes them to inflict ApocalypseWow level natural disasters around the world, including a GiantWallOfWateryDoom that rivals the Burj Khalifa in height and a heat wave that ignites gas pipelines. Worse yet, the malfunction threaten to create a [[TitleDrop massive geostorm]]. It turns out that [[spoiler:the weather satellites didn't malfunction but were programmed to behave as they did by an {{Eagleland}} villain]]. Also worthy of note, freak weather disasters were already occurring in the setting's backstory due to ClimateChange, before the satellites were built to stabilize the climate.


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* YoureInsane:YoureInsane: [[spoiler:President Palma]] accuses [[spoiler:Secretary of State Dekkom]] of genocide after learning that he masterminded the titular Geostorm by having the satellites hacked, which will cause billions of deaths, so he could [[spoiler:wipe out every non-American nation]].


''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin and starring Creator/GerardButler, Creator/JimSturgess, Creator/EdHarris, Creator/AbbieCornish, Richard Schiff, Alexandra Maria Lara, Creator/RobertSheehan, Creator/DanielWu, Creator/EugenioDerbez, and Creator/AndyGarcia.

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''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin and starring Creator/GerardButler, Creator/JimSturgess, Creator/EdHarris, Creator/AbbieCornish, Richard Schiff, Alexandra Maria Lara, Creator/AlexandraMariaLara, Creator/RobertSheehan, Creator/DanielWu, Creator/EugenioDerbez, and Creator/AndyGarcia.


* BigBad: [[spoiler: Dekkom is revealed to be the one who perperated the Geostorms]].

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* BigBad: [[spoiler: Dekkom [[spoiler:[[CorruptPolitician Secretary of State Leonard Dekkom]]]] is revealed to be the one who perperated ordered the Geostorms]].hacking of the Dutch Boy satellites and perpetrated the titular Geostorms.

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* BigBad: [[spoiler: Dekkom is revealed to be the one who perperated the Geostorms]].


* AlternativeForeignThemeSong: The theme song for the Japanese release is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jMk3NVatas "Dinosaur"]] by B'z.

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* AlternativeForeignThemeSong: The theme song for the Japanese release is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jMk3NVatas "Dinosaur"]] by B'z.Music/{{Bz}}.


''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin and starring Creator/GerardButler, Creator/JimSturgess, Creator/EdHarris, Creator/AbbieCornish, Creator/RichardSchiff, Creator/AlexandraMariaLara, Creator/RobertSheehan, Creator/DanielWu, Creator/EugenioDerbez, and Creator/AndyGarcia.

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''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin and starring Creator/GerardButler, Creator/JimSturgess, Creator/EdHarris, Creator/AbbieCornish, Creator/RichardSchiff, Creator/AlexandraMariaLara, Richard Schiff, Alexandra Maria Lara, Creator/RobertSheehan, Creator/DanielWu, Creator/EugenioDerbez, and Creator/AndyGarcia.


''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin.

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''Geostorm'' is a 2017 disaster film directed by Dean Devlin.
Devlin and starring Creator/GerardButler, Creator/JimSturgess, Creator/EdHarris, Creator/AbbieCornish, Creator/RichardSchiff, Creator/AlexandraMariaLara, Creator/RobertSheehan, Creator/DanielWu, Creator/EugenioDerbez, and Creator/AndyGarcia.


** ArtisticLicensePhysics: The film was made by one of the guys responsible for ''Film/{{Stargate}}'', so ''Geostorm'' following in its footsteps shouldn't be too much of a surprise. One of the most blatant examples is probably the Hong Kong scene where [[spoiler:a weather control machine ''in space'' somehow manages to heat up subterranean gas pipelines until they glow red-hot and ''melt through the tarmac above'' while the people in the streets merely go through a stifling heat wave instead of being cooked alive]]. Then as people look on, the camera also pans over to a car's computer screen which displays the current temperature - in Fahrenheit, a system not used outside of the US. But hey, [[RuleOfCool it looks awesome, so it's okay]].

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** * ArtisticLicensePhysics: The film was made by one of the guys responsible for ''Film/{{Stargate}}'', so ''Geostorm'' following in its footsteps shouldn't be too much of a surprise. One of the most blatant examples is probably the Hong Kong scene where [[spoiler:a weather control machine ''in space'' somehow manages to heat up subterranean gas pipelines until they glow red-hot and ''melt through the tarmac above'' while the people in the streets merely go through a stifling heat wave instead of being cooked alive]]. Then as people look on, the camera also pans over to a car's computer screen which displays the current temperature - in Fahrenheit, a system not used outside of the US. But hey, [[RuleOfCool it looks awesome, so it's okay]].


* ArtisticLicensePhysics: The film was made by one of the guys responsible for ''Film/{{Stargate}}'', so ''Geostorm'' following in its footsteps shouldn't be too much of a surprise. One of the most blatant examples is probably the Hong Kong scene where [[spoiler:a weather control machine ''in space'' somehow manages to heat up subterranean gas pipelines until they glow red-hot and ''melt through the tarmac above'' while the people in the streets merely go through a stifling heat wave instead of being cooked alive]]. But hey, [[RuleOfCool it looks awesome, so it's okay]].

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* ** ArtisticLicensePhysics: The film was made by one of the guys responsible for ''Film/{{Stargate}}'', so ''Geostorm'' following in its footsteps shouldn't be too much of a surprise. One of the most blatant examples is probably the Hong Kong scene where [[spoiler:a weather control machine ''in space'' somehow manages to heat up subterranean gas pipelines until they glow red-hot and ''melt through the tarmac above'' while the people in the streets merely go through a stifling heat wave instead of being cooked alive]]. Then as people look on, the camera also pans over to a car's computer screen which displays the current temperature - in Fahrenheit, a system not used outside of the US. But hey, [[RuleOfCool it looks awesome, so it's okay]].

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* RightBehindMe: When Jake is in the virtual conference room, he starts complaining about the politicians he's going to be talking to, just as the screen comes on behind him.
-->'''Jake:''' All right so, who are the yahoos in Washington we're gonna deal with on this?\\
'''Dekkom:''' I guess I would be the head yahoo.

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* BadassBoast: [[spoiler: When Palma, with the help of the Secret Service, escapes Dekkom's attempt to kill him with a rocket launcher, Dekkom asks how he did it. Palma replies, "How? Because I'm the goddamn President of the United States of America!"]]


--> '''Palma:''' ''[to Max]'' [[FunnyMoments Marry her!]]

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--> '''Palma:''' ''[to Max]'' [[FunnyMoments [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments Marry her!]]

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* SciFiWritersHaveNoSenseOfScale: The movie's series of satellites, Dutch Boy, are a network of various satellites working together to affect the climate. Some of the technologies depicted are plausible, such as seeding the atmosphere to manipulate water vapor. However, the movie goes into egregiousness by showing that the Dutch Boy network is an actual NET. [[EpicFail A PHYSICAL NET OF SATELLITES STRUNG TOGETHER IN LOW EARTH ORBIT]]. The resources needed to BUILD such a colossal structure would take centuries to collect, without even going into processing and manufacture, and that's assuming Earth even has the raw iron, semiconductive materials, and copper to construct a metal net larger than the Earth itself.

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* ChekhovsGun: Early in the film, Max mentions a code he and Jake used to use as kids. Jake claims to not remember it. Later, however, Jake is able to send a message to Max using the code: [[spoiler:"Proof of sabotage at the highest levels of government. Trust no one."]]


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* PublicSecretMessage: While on the ISS IV, Jake sends a video message to Max, a long diatribe about their father regarding a fishing trip. However, with the help of his hacker friend, Max uses [[ChekhovsGun a code he and Jake developed as kids]] to discover a hidden message regarding a set number of words within: [[spoiler:"Proof of sabotage at the highest levels of government. Trust no one."]]

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