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A helicopter pilot work with a husband and his wife in the frozen North tagging foxes for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an avalanche hits the group, the husband is killed and only by the pilot's perseverance is the wife saved. Two years later, the wife takes on a corporation which wants to extend an oil pipeline across the tundra above Juneau. She is convinced that this will cause an avalanche on the town. Of course, she is rejected by the corporation executives. She recruits the pilot to try to aid her, but with no success.

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  1. Steve Kroschel

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Thomas Ian Griffith

    Thomas Ian Griffith

    Neal Meekin

  2. CF

    Caroleen Feeney

    Dr. Lia Freeman

  3. R. Lee Ermey

    R. Lee Ermey


  4. C. Thomas Howell

    C. Thomas Howell


  5. John Ashton

    John Ashton


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Original Title Avalanche

Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue -

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  • July 28, 1999



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