Chasing Mavericks

Release date:October 26, 2012

Studio:20th Century Fox

Directors:Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson

MPAA Rating:PG (for thematic elements and some perilous action)


Starring:Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer, Jonny Weston, Leven Rambin

Genre:Drama, Sports, Biography

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Plot Summary:

Based on the inspirational true story of surfing icon Jay Moriarty, "Chasing Mavericks" tells the story of a young man's quest to surf Northern California's most dangerous wave, and the local legend who takes him under his wing. What begins as a mentorship turns into a unique lifelong bond, as the two unlikely friends discover that there is nothing more powerful than pushing your limits and chasing a nearly impossible dream.