Twister Movie

Don't Breathe. Don't Look Back.

Twister movie poster
Twister - movie still

Who's Involved:

Bill Paxton, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Cary Elwes, Helen Hunt, Jami Gertz, Jan de Bont, Michael Crichton, Anne-Marie Martin

Release Date:

Friday, May 10, 1996

intense depiction of very bad weather

Runtime: 1 hr, 53 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weatherfront to sweep through mid-America’s Tornado Alley in 50 years. By launching electronic sensors into the funnel, the storm chasers hope to obtain data to create an improved warning system. But to do so, they must intercept the twisters’ deadly path.

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Who stars in Twister: Cast List

... Dr. Jo Harding

"I See You" , "The Night Clerk"  

... Bill Harding

"Edge of Tomorrow" , "Titanic"  

... Dr. Jonas Miller

"The Unholy" , "Little Murder"  

... Dr. Melissa Reeves

"I Want You Back" , "Keeping Up With the Steins"  

... Dustin Davis

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" , "Punch-Drunk Love"  

Who's making Twister: Crew List

A look at the Twister behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jan de Bont last directed Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life and Stopping Power.

Production Company

Warner Bros. Pictures

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Production: What we know about Twister?

Filming Timeline

  1. December 1969: The film was in Completed status.

Twister Release Date: When was the film released?

Twister was released in 1996 on Friday, May 10, 1996 ().

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