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When a major earthquake hits Los Angeles, the various residents of the city cope with the chaos and destruction. Successful architect Stewart Graff (Charlton Heston) argues with his demanding wife, Remy Royce-Graff (Ava Gardner), as the disaster hits. Later, when he checks in on his flirtatious friend Denise Marshall (Geneviève Bujold), they begin an affair. As the personal dramas continue, the city is threatened by aftershocks and possibly even greater quakes.

Release details

Rated: PG
Release date: Friday November 15 1974
Duration: 122 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Mark Robson
Screenwriter: George Fox, Mario Puzo
Cast: Charlton Heston
Ava Gardner
George Kennedy
Lorne Greene
Genevieve Bujold
Richard Roundtree
Marjoe Gortner
Barry Sullivan
Lloyd Nolan
Walter Matthau
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