The Wave Movie

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Who's Involved:

Jonas Oftebro, Roar Uthaug, Ane Dahl Torp, Kristoffer Joner

Release Date:

Friday, March 4, 2016 Limited

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

The experienced geologist Kristian Eikfjord has accepted a job offer out of town. He is getting ready to move from the city of Geiranger with his family, when he and his colleagues measure small geological changes in the underground. Kristian gets worried and his worst nightmare is about to come true, when the alarm goes off and the disaster is inevitable. With less than 10 minutes to react, it becomes a race against time in order to save as many as possible including his own family.

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Who's making The Wave: Crew List

A look at the The Wave behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Roar Uthaug last directed Tomb Raider.


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Production: What we know about The Wave?

Filming Timeline

  1. 2015 - November: The film was set to Completed  status.

The Wave Release Date: When was the film released?

The Wave was a Limited release in 2016 on Friday, March 4, 2016. There were 14 other movies released on the same date, including Zootopia, The Other Side of the Door and London Has Fallen.

As a Limited release, The Wave will only be shown in select movie theaters across major markets. Please check Fandango and Atom Tickets to see if the film is playing in your area.

The Wave DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Wave was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 .

The Wave VOD & Digital: When was the film released digitally?

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The Wave was released across all major streaming and cable platforms on Friday, March 4, 2016. Digital rental or purchase allows you to instantly stream and download to watch anywhere and anytime on your favorite devices. Available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Apple, Vudu and others.

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