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A mysterious deadly vapor suffocates a small American coal town. Based on actual events.

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Kate Bailey ...
Lauren
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Noah
Rob Slocum ...
Greg
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Professor Alan
T.J. Horgan ...
Tye
Vanessa Leigh ...
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Matt Surette ...
Nathan
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Jen
Curt Fennell ...
Bradley
Scott Giangrande ...
Chris
Candy O'Terry ...
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Dave Suwalski ...
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A mysterious deadly vapor suffocates a small American coal town. Based on actual events.

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During the crossing the bridge scenes there is a person clearly visible in the distance, standing up, wearing a high visibility jacket. This person should be lying on the ground as they would have been poisoned by the gas. It looks like a crew member ensuring there is no moving traffic visible whilst the scenes are being shot. See more »

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Stuff Happens
11 July 2014 | by See all my reviews

There are some films where stuff happens, and when that stuff has happened, more stuff happens. Stuff keeps happening until the end of the film. Whether you find the stuff entertaining is up to you. This is a film where lots of stuff happens, and if you find the stuff entertaining then you probably need a lot of therapy, or to come of those weird drugs you're on.

The story revolves around another corrupt corporation that pumps tonnes of CO2 beneath a lake. Suddenly there's an earthquake and the gas starts to escape, bubbling up through the water of the lake, creating a vast cloud of CO2 that starts to fill the lake valley.

Most people die quickly soon after the earthquake and the film is the 'heroic' tale of the survivors, struggling to escape the valley before their oxygen runs out. Yeah, right.

Where did it all go wrong? For one thing, everything is far too obvious. You know that it's the fault of the big, evil corporation when you hear the 'lubrication speech'. You know the dad is bad because he beats his wife. You know someone is going to fall off the bridge because that's what happens with damaged bridges. You know the kid is going to survive because you can't kill a kid in a movie. The list goes on and on. All of this obviousness deflates all attempts to create tension.

Then there's the science, which is complete rubbish. I won't provide too many details, but CO2 poisoning doesn't work the way it does in this film, and fires will burn under the conditions shown in the film, and, if a match won't light, then the hydrogen sulfide that appears late in the film won't burn either.

The acting is just about OK. There are a few shaky scenes, but overall the acting is in line with most afternoon movies. The setting and scenery is OK, apart from the awful CGI bridge crossing scenes. Even the use of flashbacks to fill in the missing plot, that you've already guessed, isn't too bad.

What this film lacks is any effort. There are no convincing actors, no convincing action, everything moves along at the same dull level with almost no variation. It's just a lazy production, with poor dialogue, an obvious plot, no tension and little entertainment value. Unless you suffer from insomnia, avoid this film, otherwise you'll be comatose in the first 30 minutes, just like nearly everyone in the film.


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