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Director:
Writer:
Paul Bales (screenplay)
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Release Date:
10 October 2009 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Plot:
When miner Charley 'Boomer' Baxter sets off a series of massive mining detonations in West Virginia... See more » | Full synopsis »
User Reviews:
Horrible misleading film doesn't know what earthquakes are See more (52 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Brittany Murphy ... Dr. Amy Lane

Eriq La Salle ... Charley 'Boomer' Baxter

Bruce Davison ... Dr. Mark Rhodes

Justin Hartley ... Dan Lane

Paul Logan ... Major Boyd Grayson
Jack P. Downing ... General Banks
Jack Goldenberg ... Sebastian
Miranda Schwein ... Miranda Lane
Jessica Stratton ... Dravinski
Sarah Garvey ... Jerry Blair
Jeff Ashcraft ... Major
Gloria Long Collins ... Vanessa
Trevor Collins ... Norman
Mary Cunliffe ... Joanne Raye
Richard 'Goose' Giesecke ... Glen
Kaitlyn Makelbust ... Katie
Paul Melvin Walker III ... Doug
Andrew Stephen Pratt ... Armstrong (as Andrew Pratt)
Christine Van Vooren ... Mona
Whitney Engstrom ... Captain
Justin Stewart ... Aide
Lloyd Keppy ... Army Truck Driver
Henry Pacha ... Amry Truck Driver
Arnold Kaufman ... Army Truck Driver
Diane Kauffman ... Red Cross Worker
Brad Nelson ... Red Cross Worker
Larry McBride ... Army General
Scott Keppy ... Army Truck Driver
Ben Pacha ... Army Truck Driver
Jim Pacha ... Army Truck Driver
Clint Hardesty ... Army Solider
Richard Ralfs ... Army Soldier
Trevyn Rupp ... Army Pilot
Anya Benton ... Radio Dispatcher
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Heather Adams ... Background person
Matthew Aimone ... Background person
Katie Allen ... Background person
Kein Allensworth ... Background person
Sonny Alvarez ... Background person
Julie Anders ... Background person
A.J. Haut ... Background guard (as David 'AJ' Haut)
Sheila Heubach ... Background
Dana Tomasko ... Female Tech (voice)

Reila Aphrodite ... Kate (uncredited)

Directed by
David Michael Latt 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Paul Bales  screenplay

Produced by
Paul Bales .... associate producer
Ray Cannella .... associate producer
Adam Blake Finer .... line producer
David M. Garber .... producer
Rachel Goldenberg .... line producer
David Michael Latt .... producer
Karen O'Hara .... associate producer
Chris Regina .... associate producer
David Rimawi .... executive producer
Thomas P. Vitale .... producer
 
Original Music by
Adam Knapp 
Ralph Rieckermann 
 
Cinematography by
Adam Silver 
 
Film Editing by
David Michael Latt 
 
Production Design by
Hillary Harper 
 
Art Direction by
Andrea Metzler 
 
Makeup Department
Tenille Shockey .... makeup department head
 
Production Management
Stephen Fiske .... unit production manager
Mark Quod .... post-production supervisor
Jude Tucker .... unit production manager: Reshoots (as Jude Tucker Fitzmorris)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mark Atkins .... second unit director
Burchenal Benton .... second second assistant director
Rachel Goldenberg .... first assistant director (as Rachel L. Goldenberg)
Alexander X. Hutchinson .... second assistant director (as Alexander Hutchinson)
 
Art Department
Chris Bevauns .... graphic designer (as Chris Warren)
Jeremy Eble .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Brett Bach .... dialogue editor
Brett Bach .... supervising sound editor
Lisa Ries .... sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Joseph Cornell .... special effects foreman
Corinne Foster .... special effects supervisor (as Corinne Dutra)
Josh Foster .... special effects supervisor
Richard L. Hill .... special effects coordinator
Ryan Jenkins .... special effects assistant
Graham Schofield .... special effects assistant
 
Visual Effects by
Ross Edgar .... visual effects coordinator
David Jones .... visual effects supervisor
Tiny Juggernaut .... visual effects
Lorenzo Mastrobuono .... visual effects artist
Iva Petkova .... visual effects
Derek Serra .... visual effects artist
Jason Shulman .... visual effects
 
Stunts
Jason Gray .... utility stunts
Paul Logan .... stunt coordinator
Cole S. McKay .... stunt coordinator
Todd Rogers Terry .... stunt double
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Robert M. Barr .... second assistant camera
Victor Bruno .... cinematography assistant
Lawrence Daufenbach .... film loader
Lawrence Daufenbach .... first assistant camera: "c" camera
Kevin Fannon .... best boy grip
David Favenyesi .... best boy electric
Jess Haas .... camera operator: "b" camera
Jess Haas .... steadicam operator
A.J. Haut .... Steadicam assistant
A.J. Haut .... grip
Lincoln Lewis .... gaffer
Michelle Paulsen .... still photographer
Rick Pilcher .... electrician
Paul Saunders .... first assistant camera
Marc-Antoine Serou .... gaffer: second unit
Joel Swanner .... second assistant camera: second unit
Jeff Urbanowicz .... key grip
John Waterman .... film loader
John Waterman .... first assistant camera: second unit
 
Editorial Department
Mark Quod .... colorist
Danny Maldonado .... additional editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Ralph Rieckermann .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Burchenal Benton .... production assistant (as Burchie Benton)
Christopher D'Aiuto .... production assistant: Los Angeles
Tyler Drayton .... production assistant
Gina A. Dumania .... production accountant
Nora L. Ferris .... insurance broker
Jeehye Kim .... production assistant
John Douglas Miller .... film consultant: Motion Pictures Midwest: Doug Miller
Mitch Payne .... production assistant
Mitch Payne .... production intern
Marquita Reynolds .... production coordinator
Noah Richardson .... production assistant
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for some disturbing disaster images (special edition)
Runtime:
90 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Singapore:PG | USA:PG-13 (certificate #45754) (special edition)
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Trivia:
Brittany Murphy's final TV production.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: While driving the tractor trailer to Denver the pipeline on the side of the road disappears and reappears numerous times.See more »
Movie Connections:
References 10.5 (2004) (TV)See more »

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32 out of 45 people found the following review useful.
Horrible misleading film doesn't know what earthquakes are, 10 October 2009
Author: graysonagent from United States

There should be a negative score for film this bad. The writers have no idea what earthquakes are. They seem to think an earthquake is like a tear in fabric and if you can stay ahead of the rip you will be OK. Nonsense. Actress is so unprepared for the role she looks at her technical equipment like she's never seen it before. All the actors stand around uncomfortable knowing they have no lines. The failure is no ability to tell the truth. The writers know nothing about the underlying science of seismology and lied that they could write a story on the topic. No one on the project could tell the truth that the script was awful. The producers lied that they had a viable film. The nitwits at Syfy lie that they are able to develop or produce science fiction. At least they changed the spelling to spare the science fiction genre from guilt by association.

Work this poor is an affront to drama, to science, and to the audience.

Best line in the film: Because I'm holding a bottle of water, I'm more prepared for the next earthquake than most people. (sic) True.

Dumbest line in the first 30 minutes: (looking at a hole in the ground) "That was a 7 on the Richter scale." Total nonsense.

I turned it off.

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