Meteor Apocalypse

Theatrical Release: February 23, 2010
DVD Release: June 1, 2010
Meteor Apocalypse


An enormous meteor explodes near Earth’s atmosphere, raining down deadly debris across the globe. In three days the city of Los Angeles will be destroyed, leaving one desperate father on a frantic race to find his wife and daugther before it’s too late.

Dove Review

This is an engaging film. The story is realistic as it deals with nuclear warheads which explode in space and the resulting meteor showers and debris which threatens the earth as it poisons the water. David (Joe Lando) is a husband and father and his twelve-year-old daughter Alison feels as if her father doesn’t take her seriously. David loves his family but has become sidetracked. When Alison wakes up in the night for fear of what is happening to the earth, he ignores her. But he soon learns the penetrating truth that not only was Alison right, but that she has become poisoned after taking a drink of water.

Joe’s family is quarantined and he finds himself on the run, attempting to find an antidote and to find his family from whom he is separated due to the tragic events happening to the earth. The special effects are very well done in this film as is the acting. Joe winds up helping some others out along the way including a woman named Lynn. He saves her life with CPR and they struggle ahead with her goal of finding medical attention and Joe’s goal of locating his wife and daughter and helping his daughter with the antidote.

This is a gripping story which places the viewer in the film and the viewer may well ask himself or herself what he or she would do in like circumstances. We gladly award this movie our Dove “Family-Approved” Seal. Remarkable!

Content Description

Sex: A woman a man helps out hugs him in appreciation and he says, "No, we can't," meaning they can't allow it to go further.
Language: H-1; Pastor prays reverently "Jesus, help us"; a character cries out, "Lord, have mercy!"
Violence: A blast in space releases meteorites to earth; buildings are smashed and a church is hit and burns; a man who drank the poisoned water is seen lying on a floor and dead; a woman is seen choking on the ground; a jeep is hit by meteor and explodes; a few characters are shot at; the FBI fires at bad guys on the run; exchange of gunfire with cyclists; a detention center is struck; girl has seizures.
Drugs: An experimental antidote is used.
Nudity: None
Other: A man has to give CPR to save woman's life; scripture references and comments; talk of attending church on Sunday; people panic and leave their home in the middle of the night; a woman is heard vomiting; pastor prays as antidote is given to girl; some deaths in the film.


Company: Faith Films
Director: Micho Rutare
Genre: Action
Runtime: 88 min.
Industry Rating: Not Rated
Reviewer: Edwin Carpenter