Sharknado movie debuts on SyFy Thursday night

The movie depicts tornadoes hitting the Pacific Ocean and dropping sharks in Los Angeles. Photo: SyFy

Television viewers will find out Thursday night exactly what happens when you combine one of the most terrifying forces of Mother Nature with one of the fiercest predators in the sea.


SyFy will debut its new film, Sharknado, Thursday night. It stars Tara Reid, who made her name by appearing in the American Pie series of films.

The premise of the film is simple - tornadoes strike the Pacific Ocean, sucking sharks out of the water and dropping them in Los Angeles. Terror ensues.