Based on the true adventures of big wave surfing legend, Jay Moriarity, and his unique friendship with veteran surfer, Frosty Hesson. As a teenager, Jay takes on the massive and deadly waves, known as the Mavericks, off the coast of Half Moon Bay.
There are two monster waves in Chasing Mavericks, a surfing movie inspired by the life of Jay Moriarity, the Northern California teenager who in 1994 became an overnight celebrity in the surfing world after riding the infamous swells off Half Moon Bay known as Mavericks. » Read more
PGfor thematic elements and some perilous action
Cast:Leven Rambin; Elisabeth Shue; Alexander Kanellakos; Gerard Butler; Jonny Weston; Taylor Handley; Abigail Spencer
Directed by:Curtis Hanson
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