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San Andreas (2015)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 29 May 2015 (USA)
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In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey with his ex-wife across the state in order to rescue his daughter.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Raymond Gaines
... Emma Gaines
... Blake Gaines
... Daniel Riddick
... Serena Johnson
... Dr. Lawrence Hayes
... Ben Taylor
... Ollie Taylor
... Dr. Kim Park
... Susan Riddick
... Joby O'Leary
... Marcus
... Harrison
... Alexi
... Phoebe
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Storyline

In San Andreas, California is experiencing a statewide earthquake that goes on record as easily the biggest earthquake in history. Dwayne Johnson plays Ray Gaines, a helicopter rescue pilot for the Los Angeles Fire Department, who is trying to find his daughter, Blake (Alexandra Daddario), who is in San Francisco amidst the chaos. Ray's estranged wife, Emma, is forced to turn to Ray for help, as he is her last resort. Together they journey to save their daughter. Written by The Twiz

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San Andreas. We always knew this day would come. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for intense disaster action and mayhem throughout, and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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29 May 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Terremoto: La Falla de San Andrés  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$110,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$54,588,173, 31 May 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$155,190,832

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$473,990,832
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

San Andreas is the name of the tectonic fault line that runs through most of California. Seismologists have been predicting for years that California is due for a massive earthquake caused by this particular fault. See more »

Goofs

There is a scene where everyone is running down the street in San Francisco, but on the side of the street, you see a Bank of Bendigo (and Australian bank) sign. See more »

Quotes

Serena Johnson: Are you saying you think the whole San Andreas fault might go off?
Lawrence Hayes: Yes, that's exactly what I'm saying.
Phoebe: Who should we call?
Lawrence Hayes: Everybody.
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Crazy Credits

The end credits scroll with a bend at the top and bottom of the screen, as though they are on a rotating seismograph drum. Seismic lines, increasing in intensity, can be seen on the left side of the frame. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: San Andreas/Aloha (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

California Dreamin'
Written by John Phillips and Michelle Phillips
Produced by Oliver Kraus
Co-Produced by Jesse Shatkin
Performed by Sia
Sia appears courtesy of Monkey Puzzle Records/RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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It was like the best part of every action/disaster movie for 2 hours
1 June 2015 | by See all my reviews

Yes, The Rock says every single clichéd action movie line I can remember. And yes, every one is hilariously predictable.

Yes, the hot girl is wet and her cleavage is showing for most of the movie.

Yes, every shot is crammed with mind-numbing amounts of CGI. Normally that bothers me, in this movie it just works. If you see it in 3D you will be drooling.

Go see it right now, seeing this in theaters is the absolute best waste of 2 hours you will spend all year, and I am extremely confident that you will have fun.

Remember that moment in Independence Day when the aliens blew up the white house? or in the Dark Knight when batman flips the whole 18 wheeler front-ways with his motorcycle? or how about when the entire city of London was demolished in GI Joe Retaliation? the handful of cool scenes in that weird Godzilla reboot?

San Andreas is basically 2 hours of jaw-dropping destruction, epic sequences, death scenes, and interspersed one-liners. It's great. I'd watch the whole thing again right now.

See it while it's in theaters. Don't think about it, just go.


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