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Volcano (1997)

Tommy Lee Jones , Anne Hache , Mick Jackson  |  PG-13 |  DVD
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Product Details

  • Actors: Tommy Lee Jones, Anne Hache
  • Directors: Mick Jackson
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, NTSC, Widescreen, Anamorphic
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Starz / Anchor Bay
  • DVD Release Date: October 1, 2013
  • Run Time: 103 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00E8G5HQE
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #15,266 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Editorial Reviews

Something unspeakably chilling is heating up The City of Angels. Beneath the famed La Brea Tar Pits, a raging volcano pushes to the surface, raining a storm of deadly fire bombs and an endless tide of white-hot lava upon the stunned city. Experience the pulse-pounding thrills as the dream capital of the world erupts into the stuff nightmares are made of.

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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great! October 2, 2013
By Fred
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
exellent Movie Tommy Lee Jones Is Great and the plot was exciting and quick paced. You will really like this movie.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Volcano January 3, 2014
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It was alright A nice disaster movie based on A volcane that no one new was there.Before they new before they could blink it blew.The movie set in LA the cast of the film did A wonderful job To me they may it sound as if it was happening for real.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great movie, love old and cheesy January 2, 2014
By alex
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Great movie, love old and cheesy. A classic in my book. Who doesn't love a good movie night. Not me.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Wasted Upgrade April 29, 2014
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Great Movie, but the blu-ray disc sucks - Big Time!! It's a bare bones release, auto play loop. Only the High-Def movie. No Menu. No Scene Selection. No Language setting. No Subtitles Settings. No extras. The DVD release is better. It, at least, has a menu and disc settings. I give it two thumbs down. I wanted to upgrade, but I feel ripped off by the release.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Volcano December 29, 2013
By Angela
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Bought this for my uncle he loves this movie i also like it...i give it 5 stars Tommy Lee Jones is a great actor!
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5 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars COULD THIS HAPPEN IN LA? October 2, 2013
By sasha
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Volcano is the story of the eruption of a volcano in the middle of Los Angeles causing rivers of lava to run thru the streets destryoing everything in the path of the lava. The special effects are terrific and the solution is ingenious. Tommy Lee Jones performs heroic acts aided by Anne Heche.

The volcano erupts shortly into the movie so you are immediately drawn in to this disaster. Interestingly enough there were two facts noted in the movie that are actually true. The La Brea Tar Pits located in Los Angeles actually exist and tar seeps from the ground. This is a very simplified version of a complicated area - if you wish to know more - google it. My husband has seen the tar pits and they are remarkable. In Volcano the tar pits grow hotter and hotter; a small earthquate shakes LA and strange happenings in the tunnels occur.

When the volcano erupts underneath the tar pits and lava begins running thru the streets the action begins. Tommy Lee Jones is the manager of the disaster prepardness in LA; Anne Heche studies earthquakes and volcanos. When Jones asks Heche how a volcano can have such force she remarks that the eruption of St. Helens released thermal energy 1600 times the energy from the atomic bomb dropped in Hiroshima. I checked it out and that is true. So a volcano in LA is more than a disaster - it threatens everything; buildings; life; trees; cars; trucks etc.

The only reason I did not give this 5 stars is it does not rise to the level of Irwin Allen's productions i.e. The Towering Inferno; Hanging by a Thread or even the Hallmark 10.5 (which I personally love). Irwin Allen always introduced his characters and you knew them before the action started or in snippets during the action.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars June 28, 2014
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Enjoy Tommy Lee Jones movies. Family enjoyed it too.
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5.0 out of 5 stars good June 24, 2014
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Love this movie I can watch this over an over all the time never gets old hope they make other movies like this
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5.0 out of 5 stars Volcano
Great action movie about the possibility of a volcano erupting in Los Angeles, CA. Tommy Lee Jones and Anne Heche do a good job playing those "in charge" of trying to... Read more
Published 1 month ago by rifv15
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Movie
I watch this movie and it really good. Show how people come together and try to stop a volcano. Cool
Published 1 month ago by Mrs. Mr.. Mumford Jr.
3.0 out of 5 stars Great
I like the firm, but as you know this was a low budget firm. I give it a five on the effects and action.
Published 2 months ago by Timothy Lipscomb
5.0 out of 5 stars Volcano
good movie have been wanting it for a long time and with my multi-zone blu-ray player i was able to get it
Published 2 months ago by Richard
5.0 out of 5 stars Eciting and wild
Not a bedtime story. Action packed natural disastor. Just plain enjoyable to watch. Also nice to see how people can pull together when necessary.
Published 2 months ago by Maureen E Flynn
5.0 out of 5 stars great action movie
I had seen this in the past and love it. It is a great action movie that keeps your attention throughout.
Published 2 months ago by jesso lourenco
5.0 out of 5 stars Volcano is Great
Excellent and Exciting movie, plus a lot of action features in this movie. Everybody must watch this movie if you can.
Published 2 months ago by Roger
3.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic volcanic scenes burns a weak script and average acting
The special effects scenes are spectacular to watch and hear. The film delivers as an action film BUT ... the script is quite weak (an expected fact in these type of films). Read more
Published 3 months ago by Jaime Contreras
5.0 out of 5 stars Edge of your seat movie
Great storyline , great drama and great actors in this movie, edge of your seat kind of movie, lots of action and heat
Published 3 months ago by Angela Axtman
5.0 out of 5 stars happy
I love this movie also. I love all kinds of movies this is another movie great. Keep them coming. Wonderful
Published 3 months ago by Debria Bradford
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