Michael Small

Reviews

Mobsters (1991)
Orphans (1987)
Black Widow (1987)
The Driver (1978)
Marathon Man (1976)

Blog Posts

Far Flungers

The China / Fukushima Syndrome

While I heard the alarming reports coming from the Fukushima I nuclear power plant, an unforgettably intense sequence from "The China Syndrome" (1979) immediately came to my mind. An earthquake occurs without warning. The power plant is automatically shut down. They get a problem with the level of the coolant. The plant is on the verge of nuclear meltdown. The catastrophe of epic proportions may happen as a consequence.

May contain spoilers