Asteroid is an Earth based science fiction which was released in 1997 and is directed by Bradford May.
A made-for-TV movie about the expected collision of an asteroid on Dallas, Texas. The story follows different characters as they deal with the impeding doom. There are no spaceships with nuclear weapons that can save the day. The only hope is to break the asteroid up using Earth using lasers on aircraft. Whilst two out of the three laser aircraft work, the other fails.