Netflix The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant  

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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!

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The Wave
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Actors: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro

Released: 2015

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No Escape is listed (or ranked) 2 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

Released: 2014

Directed by: John Erick Dowdle

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Extinction is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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Extinction is a 2018 American science-fiction horror thriller film directed by Ben Young. When the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction, a father (Michael Peña) fighting for his family comes to realize an unknown strength to keep them safe from harm. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Lizzy Caplan, Michael Peña, Mike Colter, Lilly Aspell, Emma Booth, + more

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ben Young

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How It Ends is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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How It Ends is a 2018 American action thriller film directed by David M. Rosenthal. A desperate father (Theo James) tries to return home to his pregnant wife (Kat Graham) after a mysterious apocalyptic event turns everything to chaos. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Theo James, Forest Whitaker, Kat Graham, Mark O'Brien

Released: 2018

Directed by: David M. Rosenthal

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