London: Naomi Watts @ “The Impossible” UK Premiere

Naomi Watts

Naomi Watts stars opposite Ewan McGregor in the English-language Spanish drama film directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, The Impossible. After having made its premiere at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, the film is set for US release on December 21st. For more info, visit The Impossible official website.

The film tells the true story of a Spanish couple, played by Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor, and their three children. It starts as the family begins their Christmas vacation in Thailand, with the intention of spending a few days at a tropical paradise resort. However, their idyllic vacation is interrupted on the morning of December 26, 2004, when a devastating tsunami interrupts their relaxation and destroys the coastal zone, separating the family and triggering a frantic search. The father with two sons and the mother with one, gets separated till they find out each other as the movie ends. As the credit rolls, it is shown that the family reunites. [Wiki]