In the 2012 movie, people in the world is in panic because of the Maya prophecy about the end of the world came true. Statue of Christ the Redeemer that stands firmly in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, went to pieces. Meteor shower followed by a great earthquake shake the world. No less thrilling, the Church of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, collapsed. Even the USS John F Kennedy hit with a super storm and sunk.
In 2012 The movie budgeted US$ 200 million, director Roland Emmerich who had directed The Day After Tommorrow and Independence Day, put a number of great names in this movie. John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Danny Glover, Oliver Platt, and Woody Harelson is some of the notable artist played in this 2012 The Movie.
In it's premier day on November 13th, this movie is watched by millions of people around the world. There's a huge crowd in every cinema in every country. In Indonesia, the movie is rumored will be banned because MUI critize the movie. Let's hope that we can still watch it before get banned.
* John Cusack as Jackson Curtis, a science fiction book writer who occasionally works as a limousine driver
* Chiwetel Ejiofor as Adrian Helmsley, scientific advisor to the President
* Amanda Peet as Kate Curtis, Jackson's ex-wife
* Morgan Lily as Lilly Curtis, Jackson and Kate's daughter
* Liam James as Noah Curtis, Jackson and Kate's son
* Thomas McCarthy as Gordon, Kate's current boyfriend and a plastic surgeon.
* Danny Glover as Thomas Wilson, the President of the United States
* Oliver Platt as Carl Anheuser, the President's Chief of Staff
* Thandie Newton as Laura Wilson, the First Daughter
* Chin Han as Tenzin, a worker in Tibet
* Zlatko Burić as Yuri Karpov, a Russian billionaire
* Osric Chau as Nima, a Buddhist monk and Tenzin's brother
* Johann Urb as Sasha, a Russian pilot* Beatrice Rosen as Tamara, Yuri's Russian girlfriend
* George Segal as Tony Delgatto, an elderly traveling musician going on a cruise with his friend and Adrian Helmsley's father Harry, who along with Tony perished when the cruise ship they have boarded was capsized by an undersea earthquake. He had a family back on land, who also had perished during an earthquake.
* Woody Harrelson as Charlie Frost, a conspiracy theorist disguised as Yellowstone hermit who prophesies the end of the world and is considered crazy by others. Harrelson compared his character to the mythological Greek figure Cassandra, whose predictions were dismissed
* Jimi Mistry as Satnam, a scientist who helps discover the events that are to come in India.