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Flood: A River's Rampage (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  1 August 1998 (UK)
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After heavy rain, the Mississippi is breaking it's banks flooding small towns. Richard Thomas and Kate Vernon realise their town is next on the hit list. Lots and lots of sand bags might ... See full summary »

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Pat Mallory
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Beth Dellenbach
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Allie Dellenbach
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Malcolm Oswald
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Trish Caroselli
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After heavy rain, the Mississippi is breaking it's banks flooding small towns. Richard Thomas and Kate Vernon realise their town is next on the hit list. Lots and lots of sand bags might not do the trick but a huge explosion might. In the meantime the plot is filled up with a predictable story about a family dreading their mistake of staying behind when they become entrapped in their own home. Written by Scott Dawson <sdawson@easynet.co.uk>

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Rated PG for mild flood related peril | See all certifications »
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The Mississippi is on the rise!

A river is on the rise in this wet TV movie with stereotypical characters and cliched dialogue. After heavy rain, the Mississippi is breaking it's banks flooding small towns. Richard Thomas and Kate Vernon realise their town is next on the hit list. Lots and lots of sand bags might not do the trick but a huge explosion might. In the meantime the plot is filled up with a predictable story about a family dreading their mistake of staying behind when they become entrapped in their own home.


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