Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand, looking forward to a few days in tropical paradise. But on the morning of December 26th, as the family relaxes around the pool after their Christmas festivities the night before, a terrifying roar rises up from the center of the earth. As Maria freezes in fear, a huge wall of black water races across the hotel grounds toward her.
In late October, Hurricane Sandy delivered a reminder of how devastating the forces of nature can be. The Impossible, the harrowing story of a family caught in the unbelievable carnage of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami - unbelievable, but true - offers another chilling illustration. Chilling, yet thrilling as well. » Read more
PG-13for intense realistic disaster sequences, including disturbing injury images and brief nudity
Cast:Marta Etura; Oaklee Pendergast; Sönke Möhring; Ewan McGregor; Tom Holland; Samuel Joslin; Naomi Watts; Geraldine Chaplin
Directed by:Juan Antonio Bayona
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Genre:Action, Adventure; Drama