• Publication date: March 18, 2010

Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster

Fact-based drama chronicling the aftermath of the horrific oil spill in 1989, leaving ...

Fact-based drama chronicling the aftermath of the horrific oil spill in 1989, leaving thousands of birds and animals dead and larges areas of coastline covered in oil. Matters are made worse when the clean-up is complicated by bureaucratic struggles between the state, the corporation and the government. The film uses actual footage of the incident to illustrate problems with the clean-up procedure and asks why the operation was delayed. Starring:Karen Austin, Christopher Lloyd, John Heard, Myron Natwick and Michael Murphy star.