The Filmaholic
10th May 1996
1h 53m
Jan de Bont


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Twister is a 1996 Action Adventure film released on 10th May; Jan de Bont directed the film which stars Bill Paxton, Helen Hunt, and Philip Seymour Hoffman. A sequel, Twisters, is expected to be released in 2024. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $402,471,524 on its budget.

Bill and Jo Harding, advanced storm chasers on the brink of divorce, must join together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 8:56am.
Bill Paxton Bill Paxton Bill Harding
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Helen Hunt Helen Hunt
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Philip Seymour Hoffman Philip Seymour Hoffman
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Joey Slotnick Joey Slotnick
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Cary Elwes Cary Elwes
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Lois Smith Lois Smith
Age at Filming ≈ 65
Abraham Benrubi
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Sean Whalen Sean Whalen
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Zach Grenier Zach Grenier
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Jake Busey Jake Busey
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Alan Ruck Alan Ruck
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Rusty Schwimmer Rusty Schwimmer
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Patrick Fischler Patrick Fischler
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Jeremy Davies Jeremy Davies
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Darryl Cox
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Scott Thomson
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Jami Gertz Jami Gertz
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Gregory Sporleder Gregory Sporleder
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Todd Field
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Richard Lineback
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Anthony Rapp
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Alexa PenaVega Alexa PenaVega
Age at Filming ≈ 7
Ben Weber
Age at Filming ≈ 23

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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

3% 0-12
28% 20-29
31% 30-39
14% 40-49
3% 60-69
21% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

24% Female
76% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

3% Good
97% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

10% Storm Chaser
90% Unknown

Frequently Asked Questions

Who plays the lead role(s) in Twister?
The lead roles are played by Bill Paxton in the role of Bill Harding and Helen Hunt.
Is Twister on Netflix?
No, Twister is not currently available on Netflix in the United States
Is Twister on Amazon Prime?
No, Twister is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States
Is Twister on Disney Plus?
No, Twister is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States