January 15, 2016
Studio: Columbia Pictures (Sony)
Director: J Blakeson
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for violence and destruction, some sci-fi thematic elements, language and brief teen partying)
Screenwriter: Susannah Grant
Starring: Chloe Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, Alex Roe, Maika Monroe, Liev Schreiber, Maggie Siff, Maria Bello, Ron Livingston, Zackary Arthur
Copyright Holder: N/A
In "The 5th Wave," set in the present day, four waves of increasingly deadly attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, 16-year-old Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal 5th wave, Cassie meets a young man who may become her final hope. Based on the book by Rick Yancey.