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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 151 min
Ratings
37% critics Rotten Tomatoes
73% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 13+ Common Sense Media
Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Release 07/01/98
Actors Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Ben Affleck
Directors Michael Bay
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results. As high-ranking officials play politics with the effort, the drilling team all faces deep personal issues which may jeopardize humanity's last chance...
Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Release 07/01/98
Actors Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Ben Affleck
Directors Michael Bay
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results. As high-ranking officials play politics with the effort, the drilling team all faces deep personal issues which may jeopardize humanity's last chance...