This one was the good one. A highly recommended natural disaster that has it all including the obligatory dog to really heighten your angst and wetten your hankie when the lava flows. If you hate the genre, this film will only give you more ammo to use against it. Stan, how long’s this light been blinking? People’s safety is being set against economical interests. Hansford Rowe as Warren Cluster. Pierce Brosnan as Harry Dalton. Will the end be predictable?
You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Now lets be honest here, there is a standard setup for disaster films which is usually always followed and somehow keeps on working. Jeremy Foley as Graham Wando. Grant Heslov as Greg. Bucknell University Press, The survivors are left to fight for their lives as they attempt to escape the sinking ship. One hero tries to help the people inside find their way to safety.
Will Harry and the Mayor get romantically involved? But it’s a disaster movie, so you can’t judge it on just those weaknesses. I hated the Ruth character. Sheriff Turner Carole Androsky If you hate dantelv genre, this film will only give you more ammo to use against it.
However, when he places her on the ground they aren’t there.
Paul Dreyfus Grant Heslov Full Cast and Crew. Well soon it’s too late to evacuate properly and a bunch of earthquakes daanteov devouring the town.
The easy plot builds up many characters so we get to know them plus links to other folk so when it all kicks off we feel the emotion run deep. Harry’s investigation leads him to believe that a volcanic catastrophe is imminent, although his disbelieving superior refuses to warn the townsfolk.
An unusually intense storm pattern catches some commercial fishermen unaware and puts them in mortal danger. University of Chicago Press, Les Worrell Lee Garlington Why are disaster movies so frequently disasters?
You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. 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. The survivors are left to fight for their lives as they attempt to escape the sinking ship. Smith as Town Meeting Woman. A college coed falls for her teacher and will kill anyone who gets in her way.
I can’t recommend it, but it has my undying affection.
Dante’s Peak () – IMDb
However, when he places her on the ground they aren’t there. Poison Ivy Poison Ivy. Hansford Rowe as Warren Cluster. Unsurprisingly, Jeff does not take the request well, and Ali is soon forced to use her remaining senses to fight for her life.
Disaster in a New York tunnel as explosions collapse both ends of it. The movie revolves around volcano expert Harry Brosnanwho decides to go and take a look at dilm volcano in a small US town where there seems to be some minimal activity. I really enjoyed Dantes Peak, maybe not the best disaster movie by volcanoe but nevertheless an enjoyable one! ActionFantasyHorrorThriller. The only way to save Earth from catastrophe is to drill down to the core vfh set it spinning again.
Is it possible the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed to believe Shaw is a war hero as part of a plot to seize the White House? A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake as it strides into New Rvh City.
Heather Stephens as Hot Springs Woman. Melvin White Super Reviewer.
I must admit Brosnan is pretty good here, never really liked him before but his calm heroic demeanor is very soothing amidst all the terror and tension, I really wanted him to survive with the woman and kids. A vulcanologist arrives at a countryside town recently named the second most desirable place to live in America, and discovers that the long dormant volcano, Dante’s Peak, may wake up at any moment.
Now lets be honest here, there is a standard setup for disaster films which is usually always followed and somehow keeps on working. Trivia The dogs that played Roughy were wolf hybrids part wolf and part Airedale Terrier. Amal works as a security guard in a mall and is tempted by the world of wealth surrounding him.
Tim Haldeman as Elliot Blair. He warns the town Mayor Hamilton the old volcano looks like she’s gonna blow and she should look at evacuating the town ASAP.
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