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7.6/10
81%
DramaHistoryThriller
Release Date: 4-1-2013

Who worked on this film

  • J.A. Bayona
    Director
  • Ewan McGregor
    Actor
  • Naomi Watts
    Actor
  • Geraldine Chaplin
    Actor
  • Sam Holland
    Actor
  • Tom Holland
    Actor
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The Impossible

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The Impossible

7.6/10
81%
Release Date: 4-1-2013
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Synopsis

Based on the true story of Spaniard Maria Belón and her family’s survival of the devastating Boxing Day 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, this movie follows a fictional family, the Bennetts, as they struggle through the terrifying ordeal.

The Bennetts travel to Khao Lak, Thailand, for their Christmas holiday and, on Boxing Day, they are caught in the path of destruction made by one of the deadliest natural disasters ever.

As the water floods the land, the family become separated. Maria (Naomi Watts) and one of her sons Lucas (Tom Holland) are together, with Maria having been seriously injured during the initial impact of the water. They are helped by locals to find medical assistance at a local hospital.

Meanwhile, Maria’s husband Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their other two sons have also survived. Henry relies on another family who are fleeing the carnage as he sets out to find Maria and Lucas and reunite his family.

The Bennetts face unbelievable odds to be reunited amidst the chaos, and their story shows how in a time of disaster and destruction, people came together to help one another.

Who worked on this film

  • J.A. Bayona
    Director
  • Ewan McGregor
    Actor
  • Naomi Watts
    Actor
  • Geraldine Chaplin
    Actor
  • Sam Holland
    Actor
  • Tom Holland
    Actor
See more

Streaming The Impossible - can you stream this movies with Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu or anywhere else?


Currently you can stream The Impossible online with a Netflix subscription in the United States. If you've already got a Netflix account you won't need to pay any extra to stream The Impossible, so check it out! If you don't have Netflix then you can try it free for 30 days. We will update this page if we find more streaming options for The Impossible.


Can you buy or rent The Impossible to watch online?


If you don't have a Netflix subscription then you can still buy or rent The Impossible to watch online from a few different digital platforms including VUDU, Redbox, FandangoNOW, Google Play Movies and iTunes for as little as $3.99 to rent the movie and $7.99 to buy the movie.


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