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Comment on 2012: L.A. Earthquake

Release: 2009-11-13
L.A. Earthquake Scene
Clip Description
Jackson (John Cusack) comes to the rescue of his ex-wife Kate (Amanda Peet) and his kids during a massive earthquake in Los Angeles. The whole family jumps into Jackson's limousine to begin their escape the damage caused by the earthquake.
Movie Description
Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.
Roland Emmerich
Columbia Pictures