Top 6 Twister Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Twister facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Twister film message.

The storm-chasers hands get cut to shit after making the tornado measurement devices out of discarded soda cans.

In the 1996 film Twister, the tanker truck that flies towards Bill & Jo bears the name "Benthic Petroleum" - The fictional company that owns the Deep Core platform in 1989's The Abyss.
In the 1996 film Twister, the tanker truck that flies towards Bill & Jo bears the name "Benthic Petroleum" - The fictional company that owns the Deep Core platform in 1989's The Abyss.

Twister Hidden Details

: The stormchasers' hands are scratched up from cutting hundreds of aluminum cans.

1 - After the first tornado in Twister (1996), Melissa passes the wreck of the tractor that was on the bridge, foreshadowing Jo's truck landing in the road moments later.
After the first tornado in Twister (1996), Melissa passes the wreck of the tractor that was on the bridge, foreshadowing Jo's truck landing in the road moments later.
1 - If you pause it just right you can see cows fly! Freaking amazing detail.
If you pause it just right you can see cows fly! Freaking amazing detail.
Twister poster
Twister poster

Twister Plot

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.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Twister. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Thriller
Director Jan de Bont
Stars Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, Cary Elwes, Jami Gertz
IMDB score 6.4