Geophysicist Dr. Josh Keyes discovers that an unknown force has caused the earth's inner core to stop rotating. With the planet's magnetic field rapidly deteriorating, our atmosphere literally starts to come apart at the seams with catastrophic consequences. To resolve the crisis, Keyes, along with a team of the world's most gifted scientists, travel into the earth's core. Their mission: detonate a device that will reactivate the core.
- Year: 2003
- Country: United States of America, Canada, Germany
- Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure, Science Fiction
- Studio: Paramount, David Foster Productions, HorsePower Entertainment, Core Productions, LivePlanet, Munich Film Partners New Century & Company (MFP) Core Productions
- Keyword: saving the world, natural disaster, magnetic field, survival, disaster, golden gate bridge, scientist, crash landing, center of the earth, disaster movie, environmental disaster
- Director: Jon Amiel
- Cast: Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Delroy Lindo, Stanley Tucci, Tchéky Karyo, DJ Qualls