In the 1920s, a beautiful young woman named Charlotte Bruckner (Mia Farrow) arrives in Pago Pago, a Pacific island under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Navy and lorded over by her uncompromisingly cruel father Captain Charles Bruckner (Jason Robards).
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Box office bomb that came towards the end of the disaster movie fad is misconceived on near every level. Casting is atrocious especially Mia Farrow who would reinvent herself after this film. Scripting is just terrible and by the time the effects finally kick in you're cheering for the storm.