Although anticipated, no one is really ready when the mountain pass above the scenic, narrow Norwegian fjord Geiranger collapses and creates an 85-meter high violent tsunami. A geologist is one of those caught in the middle of it.
“The Wave” is a Norwegian disaster movie that was released in 2015. The movie is directed by Roar Uthaug and stars Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Hoff Oftebro, and Edith Haagenrud-Sande.
The plot of the movie revolves around a geologist named Kristian, who is studying the mountains in Norway. He discovers that a rockslide is imminent and warns the authorities, but they do not take his warnings seriously. Kristian’s worst fears are realized when the rockslide occurs, causing a massive landslide and creating a huge tsunami.
The movie follows Kristian and his family as they try to survive the disaster and escape the impending wave. The story is a tense and gripping account of a natural disaster and its aftermath, exploring the themes of family, survival, and human resilience.
“The Wave” received critical acclaim for its realistic portrayal of a natural disaster and the emotional impact it has on the characters. The movie was also praised for its stunning cinematography, special effects, and intense action sequences.