Twister is a 1996 American disaster drama film starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton as storm chasers researching tornadoes. It was directed by Jan de Bont from a screenplay by Michael Crichton and Anne-Marie Martin. Its executive producers were Steven Spielberg, Walter Parkes, Laurie MacDonald and Gerald R. Molen. Twister was the second-highest grossing film of 1996 domestically, with an estimated 55 million tickets sold in the US. In the film, a team of storm chasers try to perfect a data-gathering instrument, designed to be released into the funnel of a tornado, while competing with another...
|Release date:||May 10, 1996|
|Directed by:||Jan de Bont|
|Producer:||Michael Crichton, Kathleen Kennedy, Ian Bryce, Steven Spielberg|
|Music by:||Mark Mancina, Anthony Kiedis, Chad Smith, Gioacchino Rossini, Ennio Morricone, Dave Navarro, Flea|
|Cinematography:||Jack N. Green|
|Screenplay by:||Michael Crichton, Anne-Marie Martin|
|Genre:||Disaster Film, Action Film, Adventure Film, Thriller|