The Impossible Movie

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Who's Involved:

Naomi Watts, Juan Antonio Bayona, Tom Hollander, Geraldine Chaplin, Sergio G. Sanchez, Ewan McGregor, Marta Etura

Release Date:

Friday, December 21, 2012 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: N/A

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The Impossible Plot: What's the story?

Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) 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.

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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The Impossible?

  1. A powerful story based on one family's survival of the 2004 tsunami.

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making The Impossible?

A look at the The Impossible behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Juan Antonio Bayona last directed Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and A Monster Calls.

Production Company

Apache Entertainment

Production Timeline: When did the The Impossible come together?

On or about February 22, 2012 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about January 26, 2011 • The film was in Post-Production status.

On or about May 18, 2010 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

The Impossible Release Date: When was it released?

The Impossible was released in 2012 on Friday, December 21, 2012 (Nationwide release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including THIS IS 40, Jack Reacher and Barbara.
United States
December 21, 2012 Nationwide
December 21, 2012

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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