MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,523 this week

The Poseidon Adventure (2005)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Adventure, Action, Drama  |  20 November 2005 (USA)
4.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.2/10 from 2,569 users  
Reviews: 96 user | 11 critic

A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (teleplay)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 200 titles
created 27 Jan 2011
 
got
a list of 1209 titles
created 17 Sep 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 400 titles
created 13 Jan 2013
 
a list of 35 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie 2005)

The Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie 2005) on IMDb 4.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Poseidon Adventure.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When a big ocean liner's cargo of fertilizer catches fire, it causes an explosion and pretty soon, the whole ship is ablaze. A helpful newlywed passing by in a canoe and a stowaway help try to fight the fire.

Director: Mircea Dragan
Stars: Radu Beligan, Gheorghe Dinica, Toma Caragiu
Fatal Rescue (2009)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

The mystery surrounding Mike is that of Andy the mother's brother who disappeared in the woods one day.

Director: Stephen Manuel
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Aislinn Sands, Dominic Rickhards
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Jimmy (Guttenberg) and Kate (Watros) are in the middle of a break-up and completely oblivious to the fact that they're being robbed...by a gay guy. Kate splits, leaving Jimmy alone in the ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Guttenberg
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Cynthia Watros, Lombardo Boyar
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.

Director: John Guillermin
Stars: Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, William Holden
Poseidon Rex (2013)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

A small, secluded island off the coast of Belize suddenly finds itself terrorized by a deadly predator from the planet's distant past when deep sea divers accidentally awaken an ancient evil.

Director: Mark L. Lester
Stars: Brian Krause, Anne McDaniels, Steven Helmkamp
Quick to Duck (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Loose morals and cocaine lullabies are a way of life for the hard-living doctor/owner of a group home for wayward teens. With issues and tissues for miles and a bookie on his ass, he keeps the doors open and the patients revolving.

Director: Robin Mountjoy
Stars: Anthony Aveni, Erik Batykefer, Caryn Degrauwere
Home Team (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Performing community service for a children's home is Henry's punishment for his gambling addiction. Henry is given the chance to use his past soccer career to right the wrongs by helping ... See full summary »

Director: Allan A. Goldstein
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Sophie Lorain, Ryan Slater
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In the middle of the Mojave desert rests an abandoned phone booth, riddled with bullet holes, graffiti, its windows broken, but otherwise functioning. Its identity was born on the Internet ... See full summary »

Director: John Putch
Stars: Annabeth Gish, Steve Guttenberg, Christine Elise
Poseidon (2006)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

On New Year's Eve, the luxury ocean liner, Poseidon, capsizes after being swamped by a rogue wave. The survivors are left to fight for survival as they attempt to escape the sinking ship.

Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Kurt Russell, Emmy Rossum
The Last Hit (TV Movie 1993)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A retired asassin tries to make himself at home in New Mexico.

Director: Jan Egleson
Stars: Bryan Brown, Brooke Adams, Harris Yulin
Poseidon (TV Series 2011)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Si Won Choi, Si-young Lee, Sung-jae Lee
Overdrive (1998)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Reckless race-car driver Gary Stricker finds a woman who gives him a new reason to live - but she might also get him killed.

Director: Lev L. Spiro
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Robert Wagner, Kaela Dobkin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Jeffrey Eric Anderson
...
...
...
...
Rachel Clarke
...
...
...
Shelby Clarke
Rory Copus ...
Geoff Pierson ...
...
...
Shoshanna (as Nathalie Bollt)
Edit

Storyline

A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

THE GREATEST DANGER IS ALREADY ON BOARD


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 November 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Aventura do Poseidon  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$14,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

C. Thomas Howell's father worked as a stuntman on the original film. See more »

Goofs

The commandos blow a nice clean "hole" in a roll-up steel door and the commandos enter the building. In the next scene, only seconds later the entire door is missing. See more »

Quotes

Badawi: You'll die with me.
Mike Rogo: Not today.
See more »

Connections

Version of Poseidon (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Waste of film
7 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a total waste of film and your time. What a dismal attempt to benefit from a classic disaster film. Top 5 reasons this film is a failure. One - Dylan Clarke video taping everything; Two - no real reason for the ship capsizing; Three - Sylvia Syms poor attempt at acting; Four - Amber Sainsbury another sad attempt at acting; Five - all the whimpering. John Putch should have walked away from this film from day one. Alex Kingston needed something to do after her departure from "ER" but this should not have been it. She has the potential to be one of the great dramatic actors of our day and I hope she will get better roles in the future. Dumbest line - "Remember we talked about plan B, this is it. - Alan Baldwin"


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
No way the ship could have capsized! stephaniegalpal
Why, WHY!!?? JJ-McCayCay
Worst remakes ever... wildaboutbonghits
Who saw the original version before this? esg2006
Rented By Accident: EXCEEDINGLY Angry cheerbearsmiles
doctor ballard + shelby clarke puzzled1980
Discuss The Poseidon Adventure (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?