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The Impossible

Directed by: Juan Antonio Bayona

Cast: Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland

Running Time: 1 hr 54 mins

Rating: PG-13

Release Date: January 4, 2013 (Portland)

Plot: A family (Watts, McGregor, Holland) struggles to reunite after being in the middle of a deadly tsunami.

Who’S It For? For the right-aged family, The Impossible could make for one heck of an experience at the movies; one that will equally entertain, and also remind all to cherish the non-guaranteed bonds of family.

Read Allen’s interview with Director Juan Antonio Bayona for ‘The Impossible


The Impossible, the latest film from the director who previously helmed The Orphanage, is based on a true story (one that would be better not to look up, or see previews beforehand). However, this is one piece of nonfiction without a sense of safety, but instead one with a rushing magnitude of emotions. It is a horror story of a monstrous tsunami, »

- Nick Allen

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