A plane crash becomes a blind date from hell in the mawkish and clumsy The Mountain Between Us

In The Mountain Between Us, an adaptation of a romance novel by Charles Martin, a charter plane crash strands a risk-taking American photographer (Kate Winslet) and a prickly English surgeon (Idris Elba) on a solemnly scenic snowy mountainside in the Rockies. Danger, the stock-in-trade of survival stories, ends up a…

Idris Elba and Kate Winslet tough it out in first The Mountain Between Us trailer

In the first trailer for The Mountain Between Us, Idris Elba and Kate Winslet make the incredibly ill-advised decision to take Beau Bridges’ prop plane instead of waiting for a commercial flight. Then, when that crashes, the two—he’s a doctor and she’s a journalist—are left stranded on a cold mountain and must find…