When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shockwaves through the lives of all who live there.
Charlton Heston head the all star cast as Stewart Graff, a rugged construction engineer who lives with his spoiled and wealthy wife, Remy. George Kennedy plays Lew Slade, a tough cop ina city of devastation. Lorne Green is Sam Royce, a construction company owner trapped in his own building.
Earthquake also features Genevieve Bujold, Marjoe Gortner, Lloyd Nolan, Barry Sullivan, Victoria Principal and Richard Rowntree plus some of the most chilling special effects ever filmed.
- " The true finding of the film is in its montage, work and grace of Dorothy Spencer. " – Alberto Abuín
- " Aside from accepting a poorly written script, director Mark Robson has done well with the suspense, building a tension in the first half of the film that can be cut with a knife. " – Jacoba Atlas
- " Not the greatest Disaster movie of the period, but still a fairly entertaining one. " – Scott Nash