The Great Los Angeles Earthquake


2h 1990

Brief Synopsis

A two-part miniseries about a young seismologist who finds herself at odds with city officials and her family when she predicts that a devastasting earthquake will occur in Los Angeles.

Film Details

Also Known As
Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake, Earthquake Los Angeles: The Big One
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Brian Kingman
Location
Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, California, USA; Burbank Studios Ranch Facilities, Burbank, California, USA; Universal Studios, Universal City, California, USA; Santa Clarita Studios, Santa Clarita, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A two-part miniseries about a young seismologist who finds herself at odds with city officials and her family when she predicts that a devastasting earthquake will occur in Los Angeles.

Crew

Stephen Adrianson

Editor

Wayne Artman

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Rick Avery

Stunts

Jeff Barry

Theme Lyrics

William E. Bast

From Story

William E. Bast

Screenplay

William E. Bast

Story By

William E. Bast

Producer

Michael Baugh

Production Designer

Simone Boisseree

Stunts

Gary Boulanger

Assistant Camera Operator

Kurt Bryant

Stunts

Steve Bryant

Technical Advisor

Mike Cassidy

Stunts

Priscilla Chelson

Production Accountant

Carl Ciarfalio

Stunts

Delia Circelli

Production Coordinator

Gil Combs

Stunts

Tom Cornwell

Sound Editor

Carrie Cullen

Stunts

Tom Dahl

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jeff Dashnaw

Stunts

Beatrice Deable

Hair Stylist

Tom Delsenio

Special Effects

Shane Dixon

Stunts

Anthony Doublin

Visual Effects

Anthony Doublin

Miniatures

Dianne Douglas

Production Supervisor

David Elliott

Construction Coordinator

Gary Epper

Stunts

Michael L. Fink

Visual Effects

David Frederick

Transportation

Lindsay Frost

Song Performer

David Fudge

Assistant Director

Larry Fuentes

Special Effects Coordinator

Jai Galati

Costume Designer

Robert Gandy

Technical Advisor

Michael Gastaldo

Property Master

Susanne Gervay

Negative Cutting

Susan Glicksman

Casting

Robert J Goldstein

Production Supervisor

Eval Gordon

Camera Operator

Bill Hansard

Other

Peter N Harrison

Sound Editor

Rich Harrison

Sound Editor

Freddie Hice

Stunts

Rick Hinson

Sound Editor

Barbara Hogan

Script Supervisor

Frank Holgate

Photography

Walter S Hoylman

Sound Mixer

Paul Huson

Producer

Paul Huson

Screenplay

Paul Huson

Story By

Paul Huson

From Story

Joe Iannolo

Special Effects

Jeff Imada

Stunt Coordinator

Frank Jones

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Lucy Jones

Technical Advisor

Brenda Kalosh

Assistant Director

Fred Karlin

Music

Jeri Kelley

Transportation

Edward Kennedy

Special Effects

Charlie King

Sound Editor

Brian Kingman

Production Insurance

Ken Kirchner

Assistant Set Decorator

Stratton Leopold

Production Manager

Stratton Leopold

Producer

Fred M. Lerner

Stunts

Denis Lewiston

Director Of Photography

Denis Lewiston

Other

Ray Marsh

Assistant Director

J C Matchet

Special Effects

David Mcklveen

Foreman

Tom Mcmullen

Sound Editor

Marshall Moore

Other

David J Negron

Visual Effects

Fern Orenstein

Casting

Tally Paulos

Sound Editor

Michael Petryni

Screenplay

Michael Petryni

Coproducer

Gregory Prange

Editor

Gregory Prange

Producer

Steve Purcell

Special Effects Foreman

Chad Randall

Stunts

Rick Rische

Matte Painter

Gene Rizardi

Visual Effects

Monty Rowan

Photography

Eric Sears

Editing

Robert M. Sertner

Executive Producer

Darrell Sheldon

Best Boy

Barbara Shiff

Costume Supervisor

David Shire

Music

Robert Simokovic

Special Effects

Davida W Simon

Makeup Supervisor

Lori Slomka

Music Editor

Lisa Smithline

Set Decorator

Laura Sode-matteson

Other

Mark Speake

Best Boy

Lon Thompson

Gaffer

Frank Tucker

Special Effects

Mark Tuminello

Assistant Editor

Tierre Turner

Stunts

Chris Ubick

Props Assistant

Frank Von Zerneck

Executive Producer

Frank Von Zerneck

Assistant Editor

Kevin Wadowski

Key Grip

Susan Weber-gold

Producer

Danny Weselis

Stunts

Veronica Wirth

Assistant Art Director

Danny Wong

Stunts

Ronald Zarro

Special Effects

Film Details

Also Known As
Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake, Earthquake Los Angeles: The Big One
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Brian Kingman
Location
Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, California, USA; Burbank Studios Ranch Facilities, Burbank, California, USA; Universal Studios, Universal City, California, USA; Santa Clarita Studios, Santa Clarita, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 11, 1990

Aired in United States November 12, 1990

Previous title: "Earthquake Los Angeles: The Big One."

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