The Impossible - Rotten Tomatoes

Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand, looking forward to a few days in tropical paradise. But on the morning of December 26th, as the family relaxes around the pool after their Christmas festivities the night before, a terrifying roar rises up from the center of the earth. As Maria freezes in fear, a huge wall of black water races across the hotel grounds toward her.
Based on a True Life story of a family that survived the 2004 tsunami that hit Thailand December 26th. Rotten Tomatoes gives it a rating of 80% the critics 83%. Bring lots of tissues it is emotional.

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Already one of the biggest blockbuster films in Spain's history, and a huge hit in Thailand, where the movie was set, The Impossible is a story of survival and in the face of massive upheaval, there are no easy answers.
Rate PG-13