May 28, 2004
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
A sudden climate shift causes a series of unusual storms all over the world. As scientist scramble to understand what is happening, a climatologist, Jack Hall, proposes a shocking theory. Jack and his team work on a model to predict the most likely changes to the world's climate. Meanwhile, Jack's son, Sam, is in New York with two friends for a school competition. As the unusual storm activity increases, the competition is cancelled and the students are sent home. Sam and his friends try to leave New York and quickly learn traveling is impossible. They take shelter in a library with several others to try to survive the dawn of a new ice age. Jack and two of his closest friends set out on a dangerous mission to rescue Sam.