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Terror Peak (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Adventure  -  8 March 2003 (USA)
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A thrill-seeking couple disregard warnings and scale a volcano in New Zealand--and quickly learn why the locals call it "Terror Peak".

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Dr. Janet Fraser
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Rangi
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Emma Storry ...
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Joanne Baker ...
Kendall
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Paki Cherrington ...
John The Maori Elder (as Te Paki Cherrington)
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Dirksen Thatcher
Patricia Ngawati Faiers ...
Moana
Cherie McQuilain ...
Tour Guide
Peter Muller ...
Gary Green
Emma Aubin ...
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Melanie Fraser has a problem. Her mother, Dr. Janet Fraser, thinks that she can bond with her stepfather by accompanying mom and dad on a simple business excursion to see if a small tour guide company is a good investment for clients. The fact that the trip will take the threesome to the site of a volcano in New Zealand is nothing for Melanie to worry about. Old "Mount Extreme" is inactive and mom is a former volcanologist who should know a safe hill when she sees one. So what's the problem? Answer: somebody forgot to tell the gods in charge of lava control that they were about to host a family therapy session. Mount Extreme decides to live up to its name just in time to make Melanie's quality time with the folks seem like a big mistake. Written by Anonymous

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Middling disaster movie
3 December 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The one thing setting this low budget disaster picture apart from myriads of others is its New Zealand setting ,which at least ensures we have some attractive scenery to look at when the main activity gets a little predictable .

Lynda Carter plays a vulcanologist who is in New Zealand with her second husband and daughter by a previous marriage .He is the owner of an adventure holiday company scouting the island for a possible new venture when a volcano long believed dormant erupts trapping the daughter and a young Kiwi guide below ground .Carter organises the overall rescue attempt while the husband -played by Parker Stevenson -tries to rescue the trapped couple .

Stirred into the brew are the owner of the local tourist lodge and his former partner ,a Maori -and these play a key role in the climax of the movie .There is also some rather half-baked mysticism in the form of a Maori prophetess and this does not really work too well

There is nothing new here -we even have the standard ploy of the authorities refusing to give creedence to warnings of impending catastrophe until it is almost too late ,and the bringing together of the family group in the face of danger

Budgetary restrictions are evident in the scenes of eruption and the acting is no more than adequate but it is a passable time waster


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