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Super Eruption (2011)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Movie 2011
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The super volcano under Yellowstone erupts after thousands of years, putting millions at risk, and it's up to Rangers Charlie Young and Kate to save the day.

Director:

Matt Codd

Writer:

Rafael Jordan (screenplay)
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Richard Burgi ... Charlie
Juliet Aubrey ... Kate
MyAnna Buring ... Claire
Alex Wyndham ... Josh
Peter Vollebregt ... George Howe
Emma Davies ... Tamara
Trevor White ... Simon
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Sarah Brown ... Blind Woman
Mallorie Woodruff Mallorie Woodruff ... River Girl 1
Daniel S. Ehrlich Daniel S. Ehrlich ... River Guy 1 (as Dan Ehrlich)
Lincoln Frager Lincoln Frager ... Helotech
Owen Davis ... Geyser Guy
Emilia Klayn Emilia Klayn ... Tourist 1
Michelle Lee Michelle Lee ... Female Newscaster
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The super volcano under Yellowstone erupts after thousands of years, putting millions at risk, and it's up to Rangers Charlie Young and Kate to save the day.

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Good-natured SyFy disaster movie
19 April 2015 | by Leofwine_dracaSee all my reviews

This one's nearly as entertaining as AIRPLANE VS VOLCANO! SUPER ERUPTION is a good natured SyFy Channel-made disaster movie about a volcano erupting at Yellowstone National Park, although it was actually filmed in Bulgaria with a mainly British cast. Whichever way you look at it, it's a film with an involved storyline, lots of entertaining actors, and plenty of incident to propel the narrative along.

Lame CGI effects are the bane of this sub-genre but to be fair they're not too shabby here and could have been - and often are - a lot worse. The narrative is actually well written for the most part and I loved the extra sci-fi twist thrown in along the way. The last third is a little weak but the early scenes generated enough fun for me not to mind too much.

Actors involved in the shenanigans include likable ex-DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star Richard Burgi, making a fine double act with British TV actress Juliet Aubrey. The ubiquitous MyAnna Buring (THE DESCENT) puts on a relatively convincing American accent throughout, while Alex Wyndham (ROME) bags the minor role of a park ranger. SUPER ERUPTION is no classic, that's for sure, but when you've seen enough of these low rent disaster flicks you'll learn to appreciate even a middling production like this one.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A szupervulkán See more »

Filming Locations:

Sofia, Bulgaria

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