Director Joon-ho Bong
Year 2013
Starring Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton
Rating R
Run Time 126min
Age Policy

18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with a parent guardian. No children under the age of 6 will be allowed.

More Info IMDb

In this dystopian sci-fi thriller from director Bong Joon Ho (THE HOST, MOTHER), a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet.

The final survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers to revolt, the train thrusts full-throttle towards disaster.

The cast includes: Chris Evans, Song Kang Ho, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer, Ewen Bremner, John Hurt, Ed Harris.

"A visionary, thrilling work." - Oliver Lyttleton The Playlist

"An entertainingly off-kilter slice of pulpy mainstream filmmaking, executed with humour, verve and vision." - Alistair Harkness Scotsman

"Snowpiercer works brilliantly, the sum of extremely disparate parts that adds up to cinematic excellence." - Andrew Pulver The Guardian (UK)


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