Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.2012 featuring John Cusack and Amanda Peet is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 5 others. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a less than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 40% and an average IMDb audience rating of 5.8 (319,320 votes).