• Submergence (2018)


Release Date: April 13th, 2018

DVD Release Date: May 15th, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

Clinging to life in a cell in Africa, James is brutally interrogated by jihadis. Worlds away, Danielle prepares to descend into the Arctic Sea. Facing life-or-death ordeals, they must rely on their deep emotional connection.

Cast: James McAvoy, Alicia Vikander, Alexander Siddig, Celyn Jones, Reda Kateb, Mohamed Hakeemshady, Julien Bouanich, Loïc Corbery

Director: Wim Wenders

Genres: Romance , Drama

Production Co: Morena Films, Lila 9th Productions, Umedia, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Green Hummingbird Entertainment, Backup Films, Backup Media, Neue Road Movies

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    Wim Wenders’ latest is a handsome production which, although it is rich with symbolism, is ultimately not quite as satisfying as it should be. show more

  • 50
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    The audience is left, then, submerged in two very different movies where the protagonists are going to sink or swim – but unsatisfyingly – not together. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    James McAvoy and Alicia Vikander make a photogenic pair in this sometimes sweepingly romantic film, the most roundly satisfying fiction feature Wenders has made since, well, that first one about the angel so in love he gives up immortality. show more

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