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Arctic

Release date: February 8, 2019

When the cargo plane he's on crashes, Overgard (Mads Mikkelsen) finds himself stranded in the Arctic. Hoping for rescue, he carves a giant S.O.S. in the snow, turns the plane into a makeshift cabin and ice fishes for food. Weeks pass, but he reasons that by staying put in the downed plane he has a better chance of surviving than if he set out on the frozen tundra.

When a helicopter flies overhead, he hopes for rescue, but the chopper is caught in a powerful draft and also crashes, killing the pilot and seriously injuring the co-pilot. He pulls the co-pilot out and fixes a gash she's sustained. The helicopter provides him with a lighter and a sled, which leads him to debate putting the woman, who slips in and out of consciousness, on the sled in an effort to leave the crash site and find civilization.

Additional details

Runtime: 98 min

Director: Joe Penna

Studio: Elevation Pictures

Producers: Christopher Lemole, Tim Zajaros, Noah C. Haeussner

Screenplay: Joe Penna, Ryan Morrison

Cast: Mads Mikkelsen,Maria Thelma Smáradóttir

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