The Best Disaster TV Shows on PlutoTV
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 PlutoTV.
1. Modern Marvels
What it's about: HISTORY’s longest-running series moves to H2. Modern Marvels celebrates the ingenuity, invention and imagination found in the world around us. From commonplace items like ink and coffee to architectural masterpieces and engineering disasters, the hit series goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. This series tells fascinating stories of the doers, the dreamers and sometime-schemers that create everyday items, technological breakthroughs and manmade wonders. The hit series goes deep to explore the leading edge of human inspiration and ambition.
Where to Watch: 16 episodes (2%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV & History). 192 episodes (23%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Philo & History Vault). 181 episodes (22%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (History). 110 episodes (13%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).
2. Aftershock: Earthquake in New York
What it's about: Aftershock: Earthquake in New York is a 1999 four-hour disaster miniseries that was broadcast in the United States on CBS in two parts, with the first part aired on November 14 and the second on November 16. It was released to VHS in 2000, and on DVD in 2001. It is based on a book written by Chuck Scarborough. Starring Charles S. Dutton, Sharon Lawrence, Tom Skerritt, Lisa Nicole Carson, Jennifer Garner, Rachel Ticotin and Frederick Weller. under the direction of Mikael Salomon, the miniseries follows five groups of people in the aftermath of a large earthquake hitting New York City. It was nominated for an Emmy Award for its special effects. While critics praised the special effects and cast, they heavily panned the film for its implausible scenario, predictability, and lack of realism.
Where to Watch: 2 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV, IMDb TV & The Roku Channel). 1 episodes (50%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
What it's about: Following an unparalleled series of meteor fireballs plummeting toward Earth, a renowned scientist, his assistant, and an on-target conspiracy theorist race against time to expose a government cover-up, reveal the truth, and prevent a massive meteor from destroying the planet.
Where to Watch: 2 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, IMDb TV & 1 other). 2 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
4. CAT. 8
What it's about: When a breakthrough in global defense malfunctions, the result is a fireball four times the size of Earth streaking toward the planet. As fires blaze and panic spreads, a renegade scientist comes to the world’s rescue.
Where to Watch: 3 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Tubi & PlutoTV).
5. Tornado Chasers
What it's about: Reed Timmer from the show Storm Chasers shows you the everyday grind chasing tornadoes in the Central United States.
Where to Watch: 12 episodes (39%) are available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV & IMDb TV). 12 episodes (39%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Xive TV). 12 episodes (39%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).