Chasing Mavericks 2012
Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.
Directors: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
Top cast: Gerard Butler, Jonny Weston, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer, Leven Rambin
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