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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Drew Barrymore
Kristen Bell
John Krasinski
Directors
Ken Kwapis
Screenwriters
Jack Amiel
Michael Begler
Running Time
106 minutes

Big Miracle
We can see Russia from here


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Big Miracle

Plot
News reporter John Krasinski calls on his ex, Greenpeace volunteer Drew Barrymore, to help his campaign to save a family of gray whales trapped under an Arctic ice sheet.


Verdict
This true-life tale takes some believing in the era of global warming (too much ice? Really?) but the sledgehammer emoting should let you know you're in a family drama.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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