Do You Know How Many Times NYC Has Been Devastated By Movies?

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How Many Times Has NYC Been Destroyed In Movies

Apparently the best way to show levels of disasters is to use all your special effects in urban places. But we still can’t believe how many times NYC has been used in movies! 70 TIMES!! Here are the movies and how they have destroy the city:


1. Tsunami
Tsunami New York Distroyed
[Screen Rant]

Deluge (1933) and The Day After Tomorrow (2004) 

2. Ice Age
Ice Age New York
[Wall Paper Beta]

Absolute Zero (2005) and 2012: Ice Age (2011)

3. Storm
Tornado New York
[Pop Sci]

A Troll in Central Park (1994), Category 7: The End of the World (2005) and NYC: Tornado Terror (2008) 

4. Earthquake
Earthquake New York

Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999) and Doomsday Prophecy (2011) 

5. Diseases 
Diseases New York

The Stand (1994) and The Happening (2008) 

6. Multiple Natural Disasters and Others
Natural Disasters New York
[Live Journal]

When Worlds Collide (1951), The Day the Sky Exploded (1961), End of the World (1977), Solar Crisis (1990), A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York (2006), Disaster Movie (2008), Knowing (2009)Aftermath: Population Zero (2008) and Life After People (2008)

7. Monsters
Monster New York
[Media Medusa]

King Kong (1933), The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)Destroy All Monsters (1968), Q (1982), Ghostbusters (1984), Godzilla (1998), Godzilla: Final Wars (2004), King Kong (2005), Cloverfield (2008)Atlantic Rim (2013), Spiders 3D (2013) and Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014)

8. Nuclear Disaster
New York after nuclear blast
[Blog Spot]

Five (1951), Invasion U.S.A. (1952), The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959), Fail-Safe (1964), Watchmen (2009) and The Divide (2011)

9. Alien Invasion
Alien Invasion New York
[Deviant Art]

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956), Independence Day (1996), Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001), War of the Worlds (2005), The Day The Earth Stood Still (2008), The Day the Earth Stopped (2008), War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008), Skyline (2010), Oblivion (2013), Pixels (2015) and The 5th Wave (2016)

10. Meteor Strike
Meteor Strike New York

Meteor (1979), Armageddon (1998), Deep Impact (1998), Tycus (2000) and The Time Machine (2002)

11. Zombies
Zombies New York
[Max Level Geek]

Zombi 2 (1979) and  I Am Legend (2007) 

12. Unknown Reasons
Destroyed New York

Captive Women (1952), Planet of the Apes (1968), Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970), 2019, After the Fall of New York (1983), Children of Men (2006) and Battle: Los Angeles (2011) 

13. Superheros 
Superheros New York
[Wall Paper Craze]

The Avengers (2012), The Incredible Hulk (2008)

14. Robots
Robots New York
[Digital Spy]

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004) and Devil Man (2004) 

15. Other Reasons
New York Destroyed

Escape from New York (1981), Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) and Daylight (1996)

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