October 26, 2012
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Directors: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
MPAA Rating: PG (for thematic elements and some perilous action)
Screenwriter: Kario Salem
Starring: Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer, Jonny Weston, Leven Rambin
Official website: LiveLikeJay.com
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.