yes, what we need is another apocalyptic film!
2012 is an upcoming sci-fi disaster film directed by roland emmerich (the day after tomorrow). the plot is about global cataclysm occurs which leads to the end of the world and has survivors struggling for their lives.
the film is inspired by 2012 millenarianism, a present-day cultural meme proposing that cataclysmic or transformative events will occur in the year 2012. the forecast is based primarily on what is claimed to be the end-date of the mesoamerican long count calendar, which is presented as lasting 5,125 years and as terminating on december 21, 2012, along with interpretations of assorted legends, scriptures, numerological constructions and prophecies.
the ensemble cast, includes john cusack, amanda peet, danny glover, thandie newton, oliver platt, chiwetel ejiofor, and woody harrelson. the film is scheduled to release on november 13, 2009.