Television (103)

Television category

Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future

Year: 1987–1988
Disaster type: Other
Network: Syndication
Director: Various
Actors: Tim Dunigan, Peter MacNeill
Synopsis: A group of guerilla fighters battle the evil machine forces that dominate a future Earth.
Links: IMDB


Year: 1973–1974
Disaster type: Other
Network: Fuji TV
Director: Noriaki Yuasa (created by Tatsuo Yoshida)
Actors: Ikuo Nishikawa, Masato Yamanouchi 
Synopsis: A teenager's brain is transplanted into the indestructible body of Kyashan to counter an uprising of robots.
Links: IMDB. Cine Cladestino

Category 6: Day of Destruction

Year: 2004
Disaster type: Ecological
Network: CBS
Director: Dick Lowry
Actors: Nancy McKeon, Thomas Gibson
Synopsis: Chicago faces a series of tornadoes from numerous changes occurring in the climate. This was followed in 2005 by Category 7: The End of the World.
Links: Wikipedia

Cowboy Bebop

Year: 1998–1999
Disaster type: Celestial
Network: TV Tokyo
Director: Shinichiro Watanabe
Actors: Kôichi Yamadera, Unshô Ishizuka
Synopsis: A man made disaster has caused Earth's moon to fragment, resulting in a constant rain of meteor strikes on the planet and forcing humanity to move out into the solar system. Anime.
Links: Wikipedia


Year: 1999
Disaster type: Biological
Network: TNT
Director: Varioius
Actors: Gary Cole, Tracy Scoggins
Synopsis: In this 13-episode spin-off from Babylon 5, a team of soldiers and scientists has five years to find a cure for a plague decimating Earth.
Links: Wikipedia, IMDB

Dark Angel

Year: 2000–2002
Disaster type: Nuclear
Network: Fox
Director: Various
Actors: Jessica Alba, Michael Weatherly
Synopsis: After terrorists detonate a nuclear weapon in the Earth's orbit, all computer data is destroyed, bringing about a economic collapse, but with minimal loss of life. Created by James Cameron and Charles H. Eglee.
Links: Wikipedia

Day One (Series Pilot)

Year: 2010
Disaster type: Aliens
Network: NBC
Director: Alex Graves
Actors: Julie Gonzalo, Derek Mio
Synopsis: Odd, mennacing things crash into the city and begin to grown. The seriesis not expected to air.
Links: IMDB

Dead Set

Year: 2008
Disaster type: Zombies
Network: E4
Director: Yann Demange
Actors: Jaime Winstone, Andy Nyman
Synopsis: A UK television series which chronicles a zombie outbreak.
Links: Wikipedia

Deathlands: Homeward Bound

Year: 2003
Disaster type: Nuclear
Network: -
Director: Joshua Butler
Actors: Vincent Spano, Jenya Lano, Colin Fox, Traci Lords
Synopsis: In the dwasteland created by a 2084 nuclear war, one man returns seeks to avenge his birthright against his mother and brother. Based on the Deathlands novel series.
Links: Wikipedia

Desert Punk

Year: 2004–2005
Disaster type: Other
Network: Mainichi Broadcasting System
Director: Takayuki Inagaki
Actors: Chihiro Suzuki, Chiwa Saitō 
Synopsis: In this anime series, Japan is a wasteland. In the Great Kanto Desert, scattered humans eke out a living in the hot sand.
Links: Wikipedia