It's New Year's Eve on the Poseidon. Partying voyagers lift glasses to toast the future. The future comes in a rush: a 150-foot rogue wave flips the cruise ship over... and a desperate struggle to survive begins.
) returns to the sea with a thrill-packed, cutting-edge screen adaptation of Paul Gallico's novel
. Josh Lucas, Kurt Russell, Richard Dreyfuss, Emmy Rossum and more portray the passengers who must rely on each other as they seek safety through the water, flames and wreckage of a world turned upside down. There's another active player in this spectacular nail-biter: the 13-deck, 20-stories tall Poseidon as it shifts, lurches and implodes. The sights dazzle. The suspense surges. All hands on deck, movie fans!
||Widescreen 2.40:1 Color (Anamorphic)
||English; French; Spanish
||ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
SPANISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
||Single Side, Dual Layer
|No. of Disks/Tapes
||Poseidon: A Ship On A Soundstage: The Complexities Of Making A Modern Adventure Movie.
Plot Outline: On New Year's Eve, the luxury ocean liner, Poseidon, capsizes after being swamped by a rogue tidal wave. The survivors are left to fight for survival as they attempt to escape the sinking ship.
User Comments: A 'Bad' movie can still be fun to watch
Also Known As:
The Poseidon Adventure (USA) (working title)
Runtime: 99 min / Philippines:98 min (cut)
MPAA: Rated PG-13 for intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril.