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After an earthquake tears through New York City, turning it into a fiery concrete wasteland, the mayor and a former Fire Chief must set aside their political differences to wrench Manhattan... See full summary »

Director:

Mikael Salomon

Writers:

Paul Eric Myers (teleplay), David Stevens (teleplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Skerritt ... Thomas Ahearn
Sharon Lawrence ... Dori Thorell
Charles S. Dutton ... Mayor Bruce Lincoln
Lisa Nicole Carson ... Evie Lincoln
Jennifer Garner ... Diane Agostini
Rachel Ticotin ... Elizabeth Perez
Frederick Weller ... Nicholai Karvovsky
Erika Eleniak ... Jillian Parnell (as Erika Eleniak-Goglia)
Mitchell Ryan ... Frank Agostini
Cicely Tyson ... Emily Lincoln
Mark Rolston ... Bruce Summerlin, Co. 51
Ray J ... Clayton
JR Bourne ... Joshua Bingham (as J R Bourne)
Michal Suchánek ... Danny Thorell (as Michael Suchanek)
Jerry Adler ... Burt Hornstein
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Storyline

After an earthquake tears through New York City, turning it into a fiery concrete wasteland, the mayor and a former Fire Chief must set aside their political differences to wrench Manhattan out of the ashes. As chaos reigns and survivors struggle to stay alive - above ground and below - the mission to rebuild begins.

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Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

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Goofs

The subway train would need to be traveling extremely fast to have achieved the momentum and traveling distance that it did before it stopped. The train had derailed, and hit debris along the tracks which would have slowed it down considerably. But the action of the train speeding out of control down the subway tunnel goes on and on and on. See more »

Quotes

Thomas Ahearn: This is Fire Chief Ahearn. Do you read?
Jillian Parnell: I read you. This is Jillian Parnell, reporter for WCBS Television.
Thomas Ahearn: Jillian, are you airborne?
Jillian Parnell: Roger that. We're airborne. We just watched the whole damn city shake apart.
Thomas Ahearn: I'm downtown. Where are you?
Jillian Parnell: Right now, we are flying southwest over the Manhattan Bridge or what's left of it. I cannot believe what's happened down there. Oh, my God! Look at the Brooklyn Bridge. Cables have torn loose. I mean, they're... they're all over the roadway. The cars are just ...
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Country:

USA | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 1999 (USA) See more »

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