Directors: Michael Bay
Cast: Rockhound: Steve Buscemi; Lev Andropov, Russian Cosmonaut: Peter Stormare; Harry S. Stamper: Bruce Willis; Dan Truman, NASA Administrator: Billy Bob Thornton; A.J. Frost: Ben Affleck; Grace Stamper: Liv Tyler; Charles ‘Chick’ Chapple: Will Patton; Colonel William Sharp, Shuttle Freedom Pilot: William Fichtner; Oscar Choi, Geologist: Owen Wilson; Lt. General Kimsey: Keith David; Dr. Ronald Quincy, Research: Jason Isaacs; Jayotis ‘Bear’ Kurleenbear: Michael Clarke Duncan; Walter Clark: Chris Ellis; Max Lennert: Ken Hudson Campbell; Jennifer Watts, Shuttle Freedom Co-Pilot: Jessica Steen
Taglines: It’s Closer Than You Think.
Earth. It Was Fun While It Lasted.
The Earth’s Darkest Day Will Be Man’s Finest Hour
For Love. For Honor. For Mankind.
Take the Ride of Your Life!
All the time in the world is all they’ve got.
Prepare to Fight Like There’s No Tomorrow.
School’s out….. forever.
Time To Kick Some Asteroid
No more taxes…ever.
Nothing on Earth can prepare you
Storyline: 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…