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The impossible (2012)  link to The impossible on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 766

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IMDb Rating:
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7.6/10 (107032 votes)

Country: Spain, 114 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Swedish, Thai

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, History

Director(s): J.A. Bayona

Cast: Naomi Watts (as Maria), Ewan McGregor (as Henry), Tom Holland (as Lucas), Samuel Joslin (as Thomas), Oaklee Pendergast (as Simon), Marta Etura (as Simone), Sönke Möhring (as Karl), Geraldine Chaplin (as Old Woman), Ploy Jindachote (as Caregiver), Johan Sundberg (as Daniel)

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Storyline: A regular family - Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three kids - travel to Thailand to spend Christmas. They get an upgrade to a villa on the coastline. After settling in and exchanging gifts, they go to the pool, like so many other tourists. A perfect paradise vacation until a distant noise becomes a roar. There is no time to escape from the tsunami; Maria and her eldest are swept one way, Henry and the youngest another. Who will survive, and what will become of them?

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1