PG | | Biography, Drama, Sport
When young Jay Moriarity discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it.
Final film for director Curtis Hanson.
We all come from the sea, but we are not all of the sea. Those of us who are, we children of the tides, must return to it again and again...
Early in the film, an aerial view of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in 1987 shows the tower of the Double Shot, a ride that was not installed until 2005.
$2,268,274 28 October 2012