Skip Nav
Netflix Roundup
38 New Movies and TV Shows You Can Binge on Netflix in June
Summer
15 Shirtless TV Moments That Will Make You Sweat This Summer
Celine Dion
Celine Dion Hated "My Heart Will Go On" at First, and 13 Other Wild Facts About the Song

Chasing Mavericks Movie Trailer

Chasing Mavericks Trailer: Gerard Butler Is the Mr. Miyagi of Surfing

Jay Moriarty was a famous surfer who was sadly killed in an accident when he was just 22 years old. You'd never get wind of that tragedy in the trailer for Chasing Mavericks, which is based on his life as a teenager and his rise to surfing stardom. Determined to ride a gargantuan wave at Mavericks (off the coast of Northern California), Jay (Jonny Weston) is taken under the tutelage of veteran surfer Frosty Hesson (Gerard Butler). Though Frosty is initially reluctant to take a kid under his wing, he's soon got Jay practicing holding his breath and diving into treacherous waters.

Gerard Butler doesn't typically take on softer films, and I was pleasantly surprised to watch his onscreen relationship with Weston evolve into a father/son bond. Seeing Jay train to overcome bullies, sharks, and the like all feels a bit familiar, but aren't we all suckers for inspirational sports movies? The movie hits theaters on Oct. 26, and you can watch the trailer after the jump.

Photo courtesy of Fox 2000 Pictures

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Love Actually Characters Then and Now
It Remake Trailer 2017
The Big Sick Trailer
Celebrity Pictures Weekend of Dec. 14, 2014
Blade Runner 2049 Movie Trailer
It Comes at Night Horror Movie Trailer
Red Nose Day Actually Video
What Happens in Fifty Shades Freed?
Celebrities at Coachella 2013
The Beguiled Trailer 2017
From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds