If you build a better volcano, audiences will beat a path to your door. This utterly formulaic throwback to the disaster movies of yesteryear is 1997's good
volcano movie, the one in which a big ol' volcano pokes its nose out from the La Brea tar
pits and vomits lava all over some pricy downtown Los Angeles real estate. ( DANTE'S PEAK was the bad one, in case you've already forgotten.) Mike Roark (Tommy Lee Jones) of the Office of Emergency Management has to sort out the mess of biblical proportions ("It is a foolish man who builds his
house upon the sand," Jones intones gravely) with the help of a spunky lady seismologist (Anne Heche), and that's about it f...