An endless string of minor tremors near the already unstable San Andreas Fault threatens to set in motion an unprecedented swarm of earthquakes in bustling Los Angeles when a greedy oil company uses the controversial fracking technique. With his teenage daughter heading straight into the epicentre of the problem, the engineer and fracking operation supervisor, Jack, along with the discredited geologist, Gladstone, and the young USGS scientist, Emily, must come up with an effective countermeasure before a super-earthquake--the dreaded Big One--obliterates the entire city. Can they avert the ultimate geological Armageddon?
The Time Of The Big One Is Coming.
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Did You Know?
The exterior shots of the USGS is actually Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado Bl., Pasadena, CA. Emily is seen entering PCC's Harbeson Hall. See more
When Jack and Hector become trapped on the stairs, Hector begins praying out loud the Hail Mary. Hector says the first part of the prayer correctly, then uses words that are not a part of the Hail Mary. See more