A disaster movie opening with an enormous multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 in California. After the opening stunt-filled action, a flashback of the crash victims' lives prior to and leading up to the accident. The closing replays the entire "smash up" from various angles and in slow motion, depicting much carnage and indifference to the victims.
15 Lives Bound Forever in One Shattering Second ... The Most Awesome Automobile Accident Ever Filmed!
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Buddy Ebsen and his daughter, Bonnie Ebsen, and Harriet Nelson and her son, David Nelson, are among the film's ensemble cast. See more
For the entire film, Sgt. Marcam's CHP cruiser is a then-new 1976 Dodge Monaco (an intermediate sized car). For the crash sequence at the end of the film, his car changes into a much larger 1973 Dodge Polara (no doubt a budget consideration, as the car is wrecked). See more