The Day After Tomorrow

The Day After Tomorrow

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Jake Gyllenhaal and Dennis Quaid star in this 2004 natural disaster flick from director Roland Emmerich (Independence Day). More

After years of increases in the greenhouse effect, havoc is wreaked globally in the form of catastrophic hurricanes, tornadoes, tidal waves, floods and the beginning of a new Ice Age. Paleoclimatologist, Jack Hall tries to warn the world while also shepherding to safety his son, trapped in New York after the city is overwhelmed by the start of the new big freeze.

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2004124 minsUSAThe Mark Gordon Company, Mel's Cite du Cinema, Lions Gate Films, Centropolis Entertainment, 20th Century Fox
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The Day After Tomorrow | Reviews

45%220 reviews

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

The special effects are on such an awesome scale that the movie works despite its cornball plotting.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

The Day After Tomorrow isn't satisfying in every way, but in the ways that really matter, it's one superior disaster movie.

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Seattle Times

Seattle Times

The Day After Tomorrow is less about serious issues and more about big-money special effects and shameless sentimentality.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

It's the Weather Channel on steroids.

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The Day After Tomorrow | Release Details

The Day After Tomorrow is available to stream in Australia now on Google Play and Apple TV and Disney+ and Prime Video Store.