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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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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Matt McLaughlin: Does it hurt?
Dr. Susan Foxley: Only when I look at it
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References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »

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What a stinker!
26 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

and I don't mean the sulfur coming up through the vents.

The plot is as thin as the earth's crust after these dweebs drilled. Any death in this movie is deserved due to the bad acting.

The CG effects look cheap and cartoonish, the lame tie-in and obvious shot at the anti-terror task forces are ridiculous.

Other than the fact that the city of New York is facing total destruction, I found little of any redeeming value is this laugher.

Michael Ironside must really be desperate for money. The dude from Galactica needs to rethink his career choices after being pitched as an overzealous government type.


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