Susan and Paul are working late on the thirty-seventh floor of a Los Angeles skyscraper. Also in the building are the cleaning staff, security and some engineers installing sprinklers. As the water is switched off so that work on the sprinklers can continue, a fire starts on one of the lower floors (twelve).
Did You Know?
Based on the real-life 1988 fire at the First Interstate Bank Tower in downtown Los Angeles, California, the lobby scenes for this movie were shot at the neighboring Wells Fargo Bank building. Years later, Wells Fargo acquired First Interstate Bank and its various banking subsidiaries. See more
When the fire fighters are on the 10th floor fighting the fire. You can see the brush strokes on the wall where the fire gel was applied. See more