The Impossible

The Impossible

A vacationing couple and their three sons become caught up in Thailand's 2004 tsunami.

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The Impossible


Drama114 Mins2012PG-13

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.


  • Incredible
  • Gripping
  • Inspiring
  • Tense
  • Moving
  • Gritty