Cinematic Visions of the Apocalypse: A Supercut

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Thanks to CGI, Hollywood's depictions of the end of the world are more explosive than ever. Editor Zach Prewitt, who specializes in supercuts, compiled scenes from 23 films, all fairly recent. It would be interesting to see an edit that included older, pre-digital special effects, but this is a fascinating look at today's disaster movie zeitgeist. 

For more videos from Zach Prewitt, visit his YouTube channel

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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