Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that teens will be excited about the great special effects in this adventure movie, although they may be disappointed by the thin plot. Parents should know that the main characters are a soon-to-be-divorced couple who are still sexually attracted to each other. All of the characters put themselves in dangerous situations as part of their job. In the opening scene, a girl watches as a tornado carries her father away, and there are several frightening scenes involving the destructive storms.
One character is a "reproductive therapist" whose academic views on human sexuality provide comic relief.
Jo's dad is killed by a tornado, as well as a few others. A man is impaled by flying debris. In the opening scene, a girl watches as a tornado carries her father away. There are many very intense encounters with the tornadoes.
Moderate profanity, with one "F" word.
All of the characters put themselves in dangerous situations as part of their job, to study tornadoes. Some sex-related humor.
Drugs / Tobacco /
There's a mention of a character being drunk and naked.