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After a series of small tremors in Los Angeles, Dr. Clare Winslow, a local seismologist, pinpoints the exact location and time of when the long awaited earthquake--"The Big One"--will strike southern California. With this information, she must battle city officials to release this information to the general public. Also, she hopes that her family is out of harms way when the quake strikes. Subplots show how other families and people cope with the the tremors that strike before the impending "Big One."

  1. Larry Elikann

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  2. Paul Huson

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  3. William Bast

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Joanna Kerns

    Joanna Kerns

    Dr. Clare Winslow

  2. Dan Lauria

    Dan Lauria

    Steve Winslow

  3. Bonnie Bartlett

    Bonnie Bartlett

    Anita Parker

  4. Lindsay Frost

    Lindsay Frost

    Laurie Parker

  5. Alan Autry

    Alan Autry

    Matt

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The Great Los Angeles Earthquake
The Great Los Angeles Earthquake

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Status Released

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  • November 11, 1990
    TV

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Original Language English

Runtime 3h 0m

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