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A 1995 post-apocalyptic science fiction film set in the distant future. The polar ice caps have completely melted, causing the sea level to rise hundreds of meters, covering nearly all the land. The plot of the film centers on an otherwise nameless antihero, "The Mariner," a drifter who sails the Earth in his trimaran. The most expensive film ever made at the time, it released to mixed reviews and was unable to recoup its massive budget at the box office.

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How did Waterworld flood?

At the beginning of Waterworld, we learn that the entire world is completely submerged "The future: The polar icecaps have melted, covering the Earth with water" Edited opening sequence However,...
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In the movie Waterworld, what's the new sea level height compared to the actual?

In the movie Waterworld, starring Kevin Costner, what's the new sea level height compared to the actual? In the opening credits, we see the universal logo and the last portion non flooded is the ...