The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake Trailer

The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake Trailer (1990)

11 November 1990 Drama, Action 106 mins

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."

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Joanna Kerns

as Dr. Clare Winslow

Dan Lauria

as Steve Winslow

Bonnie Bartlett

as Anita Parker

Lindsay Frost

as Laurie Parker

Alan Autry

as Matt

Joe Spano

as Chad Spaulding

Holly Fields

as Heather Winslow

Brock Peters

as David Motubu

Robert Ginty

as Warren Cates

Michael T. Weiss

as Larry, the Mayor's City Official Aide

Charles Siebert

as Mayor Frank Baldwin

Richard Herd

as Ray Goodrich

J. Kenneth Campbell

as Todd Harris


International Titles

Le Grand tremblement de terre de Los Angeles Trailer

International Releases Dates

United States 11 November 1990

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