The Impossible (12A)

2012 (Spain)(Drama/History/Thriller)
Starring: Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland
Director: Juan Antonio Bayona

A regular family and their three kids travel to Thailand to spend Christmas. They get an upgrade to a villa on the coastline. After settling in and exchanging gifts, they go to the pool, like so many other tourists. A perfect paradise vacation until a distant noise becomes a roar. There is no time to escape from the tsunami; Maria and her eldest are swept one way, Henry and the youngest another. Who will survive, and what will become of them? (1hr 54m)