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Big Miracle

Rating:PG (for language)
Genre:Drama, Romance
Release Date:February 3, 2012
Running time:123 minutes
Cast:Kristen Bell, Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, Tim Blake Nelson, Mark Ivanir
Director:Ken Kwapis
Writer:Jack Amiel, Michael Begler
Distributor:Universal Pictures

Description: Inspired by the true story that captured the hearts of people across the world, the rescue adventure Big Miracle tells the amazing tale of a small town news reporter and a Greenpeace volunteer who are joined by rival world superpowers to save a family of majestic gray whales trapped by rapidly forming ice in the Arctic Circle. Local newsman Adam Carlson can't wait to escape the northern tip of Alaska for a bigger market. Rachel Kramer is an outspoken environmentalist and she's is also Calson's ex-girlfriend. With time running out, Rachel and Adam must rally an unlikely coalition of Inuit natives, oil companies and Russian and American military to set aside their differences and free the whales.

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