The Impossible

2012 • 1 h 53 min Drama United States, Spain

Movie. In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

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Is The Impossible on Netflix South Africa?

Yes, The Impossible is available to stream on Netflix South Africa. It was added to the streaming service on May 13, 2024.

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'The Impossible' is rated 13, suitable for viewers aged 13 and above. This classification implies the movie includes content such as moderate violence, brief sequences containing strong language, or themes that require a more mature perspective.

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