A scientist, races against a deadline to place a shield between the Earth and the oncoming blast-wave from a Supernova. As well as the efforts of doom cult to sabotage the project believing it to be God's Will Course" and allow the population of the Earth to be consumed by the intense radiation in the wave.
Did You Know?
In the beginning of the movie when the bad guys are chasing Kelvin and his family, they jump into a semi-truck to get away and he turns the key and the engine starts right up. A semi-truck like that has a diesel engine with glow plugs. You have to turn on the ignition and wait while a warning alarm beeps, then when the alarm stops, you can turn the key and the engine starts. See more
Followed by 2012: Ice Age