May 31, 1889, marked the day that the South Fork Dam burst, causing one of the most horrific disasters in American history. The city of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, was consumed by a 40-foot wall of water that raced through its streets, killing 2,200 people along the way. Narrated by actor Richard Dreyfuss, this film conveys the panic and heartache of survivors who watched as Johnstown was left in ruins.
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- Mark Bussler
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; mini documentary.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it