The Impossible, helmed by The Orphanage director J.A. Bayona, tells the mostly true story of one family's traumatic experience during the devastating 2004 tsunami that devoured the western coast of Thailand. The premise is deceptively simple. At the start more
You don't have to be a parent to appreciate the horror, the challenge and the determination involved in the story of The Impossible -- or to be plunged into the mindset of "What would I have done?"
But if you are, you'll have an extra appreciation fo more
Remember the extended tsunami scene that occurred early on in Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter" (2010)? That seems a mere rivulet compared with the rushing waters coming at you, again and again, in "The Impossible," a film that movingly chronicles one fa more
'The Impossible' starts out on an airplane. A lovely British family, Maria Bennet (Naomi Watts), her husband, Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three young sons are off to Thailand for an idyllic Ch... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Two_Jews_On_Film/2012/12/ more
Say a prayer that The Impossible is the closest that you or I or anyone anywhere will get to the kind of catastrophe that makes this movie so harrowing, riveting — and uneasily ''uplifting.'' The story is based on a true one, about a Spanish f more
Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, and Tom Holland star in the wrenching, visceral tsunami drama 'The Impossible,' and we've got a review from the Toronto Film Festival. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/motion-captured/posts/review-ewan-mcgregor-and-naomi-watts-strug more