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Crack in the World (1965) (3/4)

Crack in the World

Dr. Steven Sorenson (Andrews) plans to tap the geothermal energy of the Earth's interior by means of a thermonuclear device detonated deep within the Earth. Despite dire warnings by fellow scientist Ted Grampian (Moore), Dr Sorenson proceeds with the experiment after secretly learning that he is terminally ill. This experiment causes a crack to form and grow within the earth's crust, which threatens to split the earth in two if it is not stopped in time.

Directed by: Andrew Marton
The cast includes: Dana Andrews (Dr. Stephen Sorenson), Alexander Knox (Sir Charles Eggerston), Peter Damon (John Masefield), Jim Gillen (Rand), Gary Lasdun (Markov), John Karlsen (Dr. Reynolds)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 96 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related categories: Nature Runs Amok

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