2012 - Movie Synopsis & Plot
Never before has a date in history been so significant to so many cultures, so many religions, scientists, and governments. "2012" is an epic adventure about a global cataclysm that brings an end to the world and tells of the heroic struggle of the survivors.
The world isn't safe when Roland Emmerich is behind the camera. The master of disaster, the whore of death, the eater of souls, Roland Emmerich is back at it, looking to top his previous epics with his magnum opus of destruction films. Not content with wiping out much of the world's population by aliens (Independence Day
) or bad weather (The Day After Tomorrow
), Emmerich embraces the end of the Mayan calendar by unleashing 2012
upon movie audiences. Let's just say that more people die in this movie than all of his other films combined. And then some. Read our 2012 movie review »