Poseidon

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Publisher:
Warner Home Video,
Pub. Date:
[2006]
Edition:
Full screen ed.
Language:
English
Description
Set adrift in the vast waters of the North Atlantic for a luxury New Year's Eve party staged in the ship's magnificent ballroom, the massive ocean-liner Poseidon receives an unexpected jolt when a rogue, 100-foot wave rolls it completely upside down, forcing the surviving passengers to fight their way to safety in Das Boot director Wolfgang Petersen's waterlogged blockbuster. Trapped beneath the waterline and implored by the captain to remain in place until a rescue team arrives, the panicked survivors struggle to keep their cool as the water begins to rush in, infernos blaze all around, and a loss of electricity plunges the doomed vessel into total darkness. Seasoned gambler Dylan Johns (Josh Lucas) isn't willing to wage his life on the prompt arrival of help, though, and as he attempts to navigate the treacherous, inverted maze of death, he is flanked by desperate band of like-minded seafarers including eight-year-old Conor (Jimmy Bennett) and his mother, Maggie (Jacinda Barrett), reticent stowaway Elena (Mía Maestro), suicidal Richard (Richard Dreyfus), and concerned father Robert (Kurt Russell), whose missing daughter may still be somewhere onboard along with her frightened fiancé. With a little luck and a little help from onboard waiter Marco (Freddy Rodriguez), the desperate team may just live to see the morning after. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
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Grouping Title poseidon
Grouping Author warner home video
Grouping Category movie
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auth_author2 Badelt, Klaus., Barrett, Jacinda., Dreyfuss, Richard., Gallico, Paul, 1897-1976., Lucas, Josh., Petersen, Wolfgang., Rossum, Emmy, 1986-, Russell, Kurt., Seale, John, 1942-
author2-role Badelt, Klaus., Barrett, Jacinda., Dreyfuss, Richard., Gallico, Paul,1897-1976.Poseidon adventure., Lucas, Josh., Petersen, Wolfgang., Rossum, Emmy,1986-, Russell, Kurt., Seale, John,1942-, Warner Home Video (Firm)
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display_description Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts.
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subject_facet Action and adventure films, Cruise ships -- Drama, DVDs for the hearing impaired, Disaster films, Disasters -- Drama, Drama, Feature films, Ocean travel -- Drama, Video recordings
title_display Poseidon
title_full Poseidon [DVD videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Radiant Production/Next Entertainment/Irwin Allen Productions/Synthesis Entertainment production ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen ... [and others] ; screenplay by Mark Protosevich ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
title_short Poseidon
topic_facet Cruise ships, Disasters, Ocean travel
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