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Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York (2006)

Illegal experimentation accidentally rips open a previously unknown hidden magma reserve directly under Manhattan!

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An evil nasty doctor named Dr. Ironside who is trying to develop a source of geothermal energy and doing so he starts a volcanic rift under the Big Apple! And now that a volcano is beneath New York City seems unlikely yet...nothing else can explain the bizarre tremors and terrifying explosions wreaking havoc on the city! But Matt, his geologist ex-wife, and a team of unlikely heroes have only a few sticks of dynamite and a prayer to rescue the city from volcanic! Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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25 February 2006 (USA)  »

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Jose is shown wearing what looks like a straw hat while underground. Sandhogs and other underground workers in New York are required to wear hard hats at all times when underground. See more »

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Neil Kavanagh: I have reason to believe, sir, that a volcano has been inadvertently initiated.
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References Volcano (1997) See more »

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Plot isn't bad
1 March 2006 | by (Fort Collins, CO) – See all my reviews

While the plot of the movie wasn't bad and almost plausible, the camera work was extremely distracting and a bit annoying. The camera person seemed to zoom in and out and all over the place for no apparent reason. Saw something similar to that camera work during the 1989 earthquake of Northern California while attempting to film the World Series. Enough to make one motion-sick. Too bad since the acting was okay and the general theme wasn't bad. Special effects were acceptable. The movie was entertaining as far as disaster movies go. Probably wouldn't see it again but worth a peek if you can get past the camera work.


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