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Seasoned surfer Frosty Hesson (Gerard Butler) is reluctant to mentor a budding boarder, but Jay Moriarity (Jonny Weston) is persistent. Eventually the older man helps the teen prepare to tackle the biggest waves in Northern California, known as Mavericks. This movie is based on a true story.

MPAA Rating PG for thematic elements and some perilous action.
Theatrical Release October 26, 2012
Director Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
Cast Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer
Run Time 117
2012 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Official Movie Website

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