I'm kind of shocked I liked this as much as I did, but as San Andreas was going, I could see what was different about this one vs. 2012, The Day After Tomorrow and Volcano. Outside of the all-around likable cast, these collective choices tipped the scale from mindless, which is how I feel about most disaster movies, to mindful:
- Medium scale disaster. Meaning, Volcano was too small and 2012 was too big. Keeping the carnage between two major…
Lee: I like to let people talk who like to talk. It lets me find out how full of shit they are.
Carter: What the hell did you just say?
Carter: This is the LAPD. We're the most hated cops in all the free world. My own mama's ashamed of me. She tells everybody I'm a drug dealer.
Lee: Why would they not want my help?
Carter: Because they don't give a damn about you! They don't like…