|Directed by||:||Dean Devlin||Produced by||:||David Ellison, Dean Devlin, Dana Goldberg||Starring||:||Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Alexandra Maria Lara||Production company||:||Warner Bros. Pictures, Skydance Media, Electric Entertainment||Country||:||United States|
Geostorm is a 2017 American disaster film co-written, produced, and directed by Dean Devlin as his feature film directorial debut. The film stars Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Abbie Cornish, Richard Schiff, Alexandra Maria Lara, Robert Sheehan, Daniel Wu, Eugenio Derbez, and Andy García. The plot follows a satellite designer who tries to save the world from a storm of epic proportions caused by malfunctioning climate-controlling satellites.
Principal photography began on October 20, 2014, in New Orleans, Louisiana. After poor test screenings, re-shoots took place in December 2016 under executive producer Jerry Bruckheimer, writer Laeta Kalogridis and new director Danny Cannon. The film is the first co-production between Skydance Media and Warner Bros. The film was released by Warner Bros. in the United States on October 20, 2017, in 2D, 3D and IMAX 3D. It grossed $210 million worldwide and received negative reviews, with criticism focused on the "uninspiring" story and "lackluster" visual effects