The Best Disaster TV Shows on Hoopla
Finding a good Disaster TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Disaster TV shows of all time streaming on Hoopla.
1. Frank Herbert's Children of Dune
What it's about: Frank Herbert's Children of Dune is a three-part miniseries written by John Harrison and directed by Greg Yaitanes, based on Frank Herbert's novels Dune Messiah and Children of Dune. First broadcast in the United States on March 16, 2003, Children of Dune is the sequel to the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune and produced by the Sci Fi Channel. As of 2004, this miniseries and its predecessor were two of the three highest-rated programs ever to be broadcast on the Sci-Fi Channel.
Where to Watch: 3 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).
What it's about: Revealing the dark truth that aviation safety improves one crash at a time, Mayday investigates legendary aviation disasters to find out what went wrong and why.Based on cockpit voice recorders, accident reports and eyewitness accounts, every episode also features interviews, state-of-the-art CGI and gripping reenactments.
Where to Watch: 170 episodes (74%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access, Smithsonian Earth, Sundance Now & 2 others). 163 episodes (71%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
What it's about: Frank Scott, a wealthy American, crashes his plane into the Caribbean. His two teenaged sons, Karl and David, survive, only to find themselves castaways on Dinotopia. Karl and David are constantly at odds, even as they struggle to adjust to life in their strange new world where talking dinosaurs live side by side in an uneasy alliance with humans.
Where to Watch: 3 episodes (23%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV & Vudu). 3 episodes (23%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).
What it's about: It's Mayday in a small town steeped in pagan traditions where the crowning of the May Queen is the highlight of the day until suddenly she goes missing.
Where to Watch: 6 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, AcornTV & Hoopla). 5 episodes (83%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).
5. 10.5: Apocalypse
What it's about: Deadly seismic activities that peaked with a 10.5 earthquake and devastated the West Coast have altered the core structure of the earth and now threaten to jeopardize North America and the Western hemisphere. In a desperate bid to save lives - and the country - President Hollister calls once again upon one of the nation's top seismologists, controversial scientist Dr. Samantha Hill and her supervisor and former boyfriend Dr. Jordan Fisher, to interpret the latest onslaught of quakes.
Where to Watch: 2 episodes (67%) are available to watch free online (Tubi). 3 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Hoopla).