When Time Ran Out
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When Time Ran Out
After producer Irwin Allen highlighted the dangers of fire in the Towering Inferno and the dangers of water in the Poseidon Adventure, he is back to fire again but this time it is within the earth, at least for awhile. This fairly routine disaster film is set on a resort island with a volcano that is beginning to rumble. Stars include a long list of names: Paul Newman is Hank, the savvy oil driller who gets people to safety even against their will, Jacqueline Bisset is the woman he is interested in, William Holden, Eddie Albert, Barbara Carrera, Veronica Hamel and several others play… More

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"A real movie disaster."
‑ , Time Out
"With cheesy special effects (even the volcano isn't convincing, considering the film cost $20 million) and a hole-ridden script, this film offers precious little to like."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"...starts running out of entertainment value pretty early and continues on fumes until it sputters to a close."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
‑ , Film4
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