03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

9 Ways Hollywood Has Destroyed The World (PHOTOS)

Hollywood loves to destroy the earth. Whether it comes in the form of an alien attack, a giant lizard, or just a good old fashioned asteroid, directors jump at the chance to wreak havoc on the planet. Apparently, there's no more appealing pitch than "I need 200 million dollars to blow up New York." We've sifted through the wreckage and picked out some doozies.

How Hollywood Has Destroyed The Earth