Gerard Butler- John Garrity
Morena Baccarin- Allison Garrity
Roger Dale Floyd- Nathan Garrity
Scott Glen- Dale
Gerard Butler is back to save humanity from an apocalyptic event in the new action flick “Greenland”.
John Garrity (Butler), a structural engineer building a skyscraper in downtown Atlanta, cuts out of work early to spend the weekend with his estranged wife Allison (Baccarin) and son Nathan. John makes it out to the suburbs and walks in to a “frigid” greeting from his wife but then is greeted with a hug from his son Nathan when he gets home from school. Allison sends the pair to the store for some last-minute items for weekend BBQ party with the neighbors, Nathan fills his dad in on the news of the Comet that is going to just mis the Earth as it flies by in 2 days.
While in the store John’s phone alert goes off and he gets a call from homeland security. Garrity answers the phone and he is instructed by Homeland security to gather 1 bag and his wife and child and make his way to the army base for extraction. Nathan and John get back to the house and all their friends are there and he pulls Allison aside and tells her about the call just as the alert happens again and this time it broadcasts on Allison’s TV for everyone to see. The Garrity’s gather their belongings and Nathan and enough of his insulin to last the trip to wherever they are going.
Within the next hour as John and his family are pulling out of the driveway, the National broadcast system announces that in fact the comet is going to impact Earth and in 2 days a piece the size of a football stadium is going to hit outside of Paris and is a global killer. Smaller parts of the comet begin to hit the earth resulting in fiery destruction. Allison’s friends converge on the Garrity’s car begging them to take their kids with them, with John telling them they can’t. Homeland only has room for his family.