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Killer Flood: The Day the Dam Broke (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama | Thriller  -  25 April 2003 (USA)
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An architect and his son become trapped inside a dam that is about to burst.

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David Arthur Powell
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Jeanine Mackey (as Lisa Young Robinson)
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Ken Sanders
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When the dam in the town of Rutland starts to show signs of wear. David Powell, the architect who originally worked on the dam but was removed and who left town after he was black balled by Walker, the man who only cares about making a profit; returns. He insists that the dam be drained and inspected but Walker claims it would take too long and would be too costly. David goes to the dam and notices a few anomalies. He then tries to warn the deputy mayor who happens to be his estranged wife but out of anger she refuses to listen. Also David tries to reconnect with his son who resents his desertion. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Loosely based on the real event when East Pittsford Dam was breached and Rutland was devastated in 1947. See more »

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David says that he measured with GPS that the dam has moved a few centimetres. But GPS accuracy does not allow that. See more »

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Edited from Dante's Peak (1997) See more »

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Appalling!
3 October 2003 | by (Woking, England) – See all my reviews

This is one of those made-for-TV B movies that is so awful it kind of endears.

Bad acting, predictable script and cheesy special effects that were pretty much some of the cheapest tat seen make you have to keep watching to see if it gets any better.

It doesn't!


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