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NEW YORK – June 28, 2011 – Film icon Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon, 2012) tracks down a Great White Dragon, while a super volcano threatens millions of people, in the Syfy July Saturday Original Movies.
In Super Eruption, premiering Saturday, July 16, at 9PM (ET/PT). a section of the super volcano under Yellowstone erupts after thousands of years, putting millions at risk. Yellowstone’s top geologist (Juliet Aubrey. Primeval/The Constant Gardner) and a park ranger (Richard Burgi, Friday the 13th/Desperate Housewives) try stopping the poisonous volcano clouds from spreading before the entire world becomes a permanent apocalyptic winter. The movie, a Mar Vista Production, also stars Myanna Buring (The Twilight Saga, The Descent 1&2).
Danny Glover stars in Age of the Dragons, premiering Saturday, July 30, at 9PM (ET/PT). Captain Ahab’s (Glover) obsession to seek revenge on a Great White Dragon that once slaughtered his family drives him, his crew and his adoptive daughter into the heart of danger. Once in the White Dragon’s lair, Ahab must battle the monster, confront a mutinous crew and reclaim the love of his daughter. The movie, a production of Koan, Inc., also stars Vinnie Jones (Swordfish, The Cape).
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