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Krakatoa: Volcano of Destruction (2006)

Krakatoa: The Last Days (original title)
A documentary on the 1883 eruption of Krakatoa in the Sunda Strait of Indonesia, bringing tsunamis, rains of pumice and ash, and a deadly flow of hot steam, sulfuric acid, and ash. More than 36,000 died; survivors had bad burns.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Willem Beijerinck
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Johanna Beijerinck
Kevin McMonagle ...
Rogier Verbeek
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Tokaya
David Dennis ...
Karim (as David Denis)
Lee-Ann Van Rooi ...
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Angelique Kotze ...
Wilhelmina Beijerinck
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Declan Dreyer ...
Baby Beijerinck
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Jacob Schuit
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Catharina Schuit
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Jansen
Bill Flynn ...
Gerrit Schuit
Darrell D'Silva ...
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In 1883, the volcanic island of Krakatoa erupted, killing 36,000 people and unleashing a series of terrifying tsunamis. This docu-drama uses eye witness accounts to tell the true story of one of the most destructive natural disasters in history. Written by Alan eyres

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11 June 2006 (USA)  »

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£2,200,000 (estimated)
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Bad !!
2 November 2010 | by (Indonesia) – See all my reviews

I'm Indonesian, this poor movie i ever watch. Foreign language part is not "Bahasa Indonesia" but "melayu" (malaysian) "javanese" people speaking "melayu" very strange dialect. The people around Krakatau's must be Sundanese not Javanese, west Java is Sundanese, very different between Sundanese and Javanese, both language and culture.

See when earthquake happen what the people do?? very funny, no panic there! So i think this movie never make a survey about Indonesia situation and people..

Specially please understand the west Java people, Indonesia culture (note: Indonesia not Malaysia). When we watch this movie I feel strange with my country and culture.


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