A semi-found footage ripoff of Twister with improved special effects, higher damage toll & unengaging characters
High Fujita-scaled tornadoes, storm chasers who've been waiting all their lives for such a weather, shelters, victims, cool storm chaser toys, character seeing the inside of a tornado at the end - how is this not called a remake of the 1996 film Twister? Directed by Steven Quale (Final Destination 5) and written by John Swetnam (Step Up All In, Evidence), Into the Storm takes place in the town of Silverton, where it is ravaged an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. Single mother-storm tracker Allison Stone (Sarah Wayne Callies) follows Pete (Matt Walsh), a persistent and seemingly heartless storm chaser, to the town to find the biggest tornado around and document it. She later meets a macho single dad-teacher Gary Morris (Richard Armitage), whose looking for his missing son. Together they must find a way to survive while getting what they want.