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Poseidon (2006)  link to Poseidon on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1051

poster Poseidon

IMDb Rating:
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5.6/10 (92738 votes)

Country: USA, 98 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Drama, Adventure

Director(s): Wolfgang Petersen

Video Codec: Unknown

It is New Year's Eve, and over 2,000 passengers & crew are ringing in the New Year aboard the huge cruise ship 'Poseidon' when it capsizes on the open sea in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean! A small group of survivors find themselves unlikely allies in a battle for their lives. Preferring to test the odds alone, career gambler Dylan Johns ignores captain's orders to wait below for possible rescue and sets out to find his own way to safety. What begins as a solo mission soon draws others, as Dylan is followed by a desperate father searching for his daughter and her fiancée--a young couple who hours before couldn't summon the courage to tell him they were engaged and now face much graver challenges. Along the way they are joined by a single mother and her wise-beyond-his-years son, an anxious stowaway and a despondent fellow passenger who boarded the ship not sure he wanted to live but now knows he doesn't want to die. Determined to fight their way to the surface, the group sets ...



photo Josh Lucas Josh Lucas Dylan Johns
photo Kurt Russell Kurt Russell Robert Ramsey
photo Jacinda Barrett Jacinda Barrett Maggie James
photo Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss Richard Nelson
photo Emmy Rossum Emmy Rossum Jennifer Ramsey

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1