A look at the movies releasing today
From Chasing Mavericks to Stolen, Wreck-It Ralph to Keymon and Nani in Space Adventure and Top Cat The Movie, there's a lot to chose from this weekend. Read all about the movies inside and take your pick.hollywood Updated: Nov 09, 2012 01:21 IST
Genre: Sports drama
Cast: Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler and Elisabeth Shue
Director: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
Synopsis: The inspirational true story of real life surfing phenomenon Jay Moriarty. When 15-year-old Jay discovers 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. As Jay and Frosty embark on their quest to accomplish the impossible, they form a unique friendship that transforms both their lives, and their quest to tame the waves becomes about more than surfing.
Cast: John C Reilly, Jack McBrayer and Jane Lynch
Director: Rich Moore
Synopsis: Wreck-It Ralph, a video game villain, longs to be as beloved as his game’s perfect Good Guy, Fix-It Felix. Problem is, nobody loves a bad guy. But they do love heroes. So when a modern, first-person shooter game arrives featuring tough-as-nails Sergeant Calhoun, Ralph sees it as his ticket to heroism and happiness. He sneaks into the game with a simple plan — win a medal, but soon wrecks everything, and accidentally unleashes a deadly enemy that threatens every game in the arcade.
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Malin Akerman and Josh Lucas
Director: Simon West
Synopsis: Will Montgomery is a master thief who after being double-crossed in a heist-gone-awry, is sent to prison for eight years. On his release, he’s ready to leave his criminal past behind and try to rebuild a relationship with his estranged daughter Allison. The FBI and his old cohorts believe that he hid the loot from the last heist, $10 mn in bonds. To get his hands on it, his old partner Vincent kidnaps Allison and demands the entire $10 mn as ransom. Montgomery only has one day to get the $10 mn ransom, but much to the disbelief of the FBI on his trail and Vincent, Will doesn’t actually have it. Instead, he must trust his instinct and his old partner in crime, the sexy and smart Riley, to do one more heist to get his daughter back alive.
Keymon and Nani in Space Adventure
Synopsis: Two boys, Keymon and Rohan, are packed off to Goa to visit their Nani for a short vacation. The two are having the best time with their adventurous Nani, until one night, when she mysteriously disappears into the wild following a meteor shower. What follows next is a series of adventurous events, with Keymon and Rohan having to rescue Nani from the aliens, which becomes a lifetime adventure experience for both of them.
Top Cat The Movie
Cast: Jason Harris, Chris Edgerly and Bill Lobley
Director: Alberto Mar
Synopsis: Top Cat and the gang face a new police chief called Strickland, who is not at all happy with the poor officer Dribble’s performance in trying to prevent Top Cat’s scams and mischief. The new police chief will test the Top Cat and his gang while proving to be the greatest foe Top Cat has ever encountered in his adventurous and mischief-filled life.