Roland Emmerich has given movie watchers several apocalyptic films in the past in INDEPENDENCE DAY and THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW, and he offers another look at the end of the world in 2012. This action film stars John Cusack, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Amanda Peet.
John Cusack - American actor, SAY ANYTHING/GROSSE POINTE BLANK
Amanda Peet - Actress
Oliver Platt - Actor, BEETHOVEN
Roland Emmerich - Director
Mark Gordon - Producer
Ute Emmerich - Associate Producer
Woody Harrelson - Woody of TV's "Cheers"
Harald Kloser - GERMAN COMPOSER
Thandie Newton - British actress, FLIRTING
Danny Glover - American actor
Larry J. Franco
Michael Wimer - Producer, 10,000 B.C.
Dean Semler - Director Of Photography, STEALTH (2005)
Thomas Wander - Composer
"The movie is an undeniable visual spectacle....At its best, 2012 is preposterous fun, with boggling special effects." - 11/13/2009 USA Today
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "2012 delivers what it promises....This one ends the world, stomps on it, grinds it up and spits it out." - 11/13/2009 Chicago Sun-Times
"[F]un, loud, optimistic and excessive....The state of the art in global woe..." - 11/13/2009 Movieline
"[E]normously satisfying, astonishingly accomplished, reprehensible-yet-irresistible...the crowning achievement in Emmerich's long, profitable career as a destroyer of worlds." - 11/13/2009 Washington Post
"[S]imultaneously spectacular and risible....The visual effects are pretty sensational, delivering the cutting-edge CGI goods auds want and expect." - 11/09/2009 Variety
"Cusack, with his one-of-the-guys face and his nice way with child actors, does creditable work....[A] rock-solid disaster-pic..." - 12/10/2009 Entertainment Weekly