Thought Catalog


New York has been subject to at least nine monster attacks, one creature attack, two climate disasters, four geologic events, three epidemic events, three man-made disasters, two alien invasions, four asteroids and seven superhero battles. This is just the events portrayed in film. Comics, novels and other written works also have torn the city of New York apart until there was nothing but dust. This is an astounding amount of devastation. But again, what is the fascination?

Summertime is the perfect time to catch up on your favorite shows and films you might have missed out on. With summer almost coming to an end you’ve probably reached the bottom of your binge craze and are looking for something new to sink your teeth into. Thankfully I’ve compiled just the list for you! Check out these underrated films that have made their way onto DVD. Lucky for you this means another week of lying in bed. Catch them before your summer rolls out!