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Stock up your storm shelter because these are the best disaster movies on Netflix, ranked by blockbuster movie lovers like you. Disaster movies come in many forms and Netflix Instant has them all. Some of these Netflix disaster films are based on true events and some are just non-stop, over the top fun. Some of these disaster movies are even comedies, because what's funnier than utter destruction?

Armageddon is one of the best disaster movies streaming on Netflix, combining romance with chaos to create one of the best disaster movies of all time. The classic disaster movie shows what happens when a meteor threatens humanity. Other great disaster movies on Netflix right now include Bokeh, How It Ends, and the oddly-entertaining Sharknado.

Do you have some favorite disaster films to watch on Netflix? Let us know which deadly disaster movies are the best ever by voting up your all-time favorites on the list below!

Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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Armageddon is a 1998 American science fiction disaster thriller film, directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, and released by Touchstone Pictures. The film follows a group of blue-collar deep-core drillers sent by NASA to stop a gigantic asteroid on a collision course with Earth. It features an ensemble cast including Bruce Willis, Ben Affleck, Billy Bob Thornton, Liv Tyler, Owen Wilson, Will Patton, Peter Stormare, William Fichtner, Michael Clarke Duncan, Keith David and Steve Buscemi. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler, Steve Buscemi, Owen Wilson, + more

Initial Release: 1998

Directed by: Michael Bay

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Europa Report is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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Europa Report is a 2013 science fiction film directed by Sebastián Cordero, and starring Christian Camargo, Anamaria Marinca, Michael Nyqvist, Daniel Wu, Karolina Wydra, and Sharlto Copley. A found footage film, it recounts the fictional story of the first crewed mission to Europa, one of Jupiter's moons. Despite a disastrous technical failure that loses all communications with Earth mission control and a series of dangerous crises, the crew continues their mission to Europa and encounters a baffling mystery. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Sharlto Copley, Embeth Davidtz, Christian Camargo, Daniel Wu, Dan Fogler, + more

Initial Release: 2013

Directed by: Sebastián Cordero

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Bokeh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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Actors: Maika Monroe, Matt O'Leary, Arnar Jónsson, Gunnar Helgason

Initial Release: 2017

Directed by: Geoffrey Orthwein, Andrew Sullivan

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No Escape is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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The Coup is an upcoming action thriller film, which tells the story of a businessman trapped with his family in a war zone area. It stars Owen Wilson, Pierce Brosnan and Lake Bell, set to be directed by John Erick Dowdle, who co-wrote the script with his brother, Drew Dowdle, who himself will be producing the film. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Pierce Brosnan, Owen Wilson, Lake Bell, Spencer Garrett, Russell Geoffrey Banks, + more

Initial Release: 2014

Directed by: John Erick Dowdle

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