City on Fire
City on Fire (1978)

This disaster film concerns an oil-refinery explosion in a small town. After initial casualties are brought to the hospital, doctors and nurses are themselves threatened by the fire.

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Gilbert Adair
Monthly Film Bulletin

The attractions of City on Fire may be encapsulated thus: Fire destroys city. Not many stars killed. Except that 'dull', as criticism, scarcely does justice to the ludicrous contrivance of this disaster movie.

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jay nixon
Closing in on the bottom of the barrel disaster flick makes no sense picking up and dropping plot points at random intervals. Shelley Winters at least tries to… More
Sylvester Kuo
A campy B-disaster film about a resentful pyromaniac caused the explosion at a local refinery in Canada and somehow set the entire town on fire. Shockingly,… More