The Day After Tomorrow is Roland Emmerich's 10th movie as a director. The film's idea is inspired by the book The Coming Global Superstorm by Art Bell and Whitley Strieber.
Plot outline of the film:
A climatologist tries to figure out a way to save the world from abrupt global warming. He must get to his young son in New York, which is being taken over by a new ice age.
The film was distributed by 20th Century Fox and released May 28th, 2004 worldwide.