Dante's Peak Movie Analysis

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(Dante’s peak)

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I. Movie Review

Without warning, day becomes night, air turns to fire, and solid ground melts beneath hot lava. Dante’s peak an American dramatic disaster thriller film that revolves around a volcanologist, Dr. Harry Dalton, which was assigned by his boss to investigate seismic activity at Dante’s peak. He then was offered by the town’s mayor, Rachel Wando a trip to take some readings on the mountain just to discover two roasted bathers in the springs. Believing the excessive heat is result of volcanic activity, he then asked his boss Paul to send a team to conduct more studies about the mountain. The team arrives with Paul but never do they corroborate Harry’s fear and concern to evacuate the city for there is a little concern and politics and economics would gravely affect the town when the eruption never happen. But later do they regret that all of …show more content…

And all of these things were enough signs but the death of two bathers gave Harry his very conclusion. Typically water once more will gain chemicals and minerals causing the water to be super-heated or acidic from minerals, and in this instance it heated enough to boil two people alive.

E. How did Harry know when the last eruption of Dante’s peak was when he picked up a rock?

Harry did know and concluded when the last eruption of Dante’s peak when picked up a rock by understanding cross section of a volcano. They can determine how often a volcano “usually” erupts by dating each of these layers using a variety of methods. It is about understanding how old each layer is, then predicting the next eruption using the age gaps that are acquired.

F. What type of volcano is Dante’s peak considered?

The type of Volcano Dante’s peak is a stratovolcano. A stratovolcano are characterized by a steep profile and periodic, explosive

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