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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy  |  7 August 2013 (USA)
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In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden Fleece while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising.

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In this retelling of Rick Riordans book, "The Sea of Monsters", Percy Jackson, accompanied by his friends Annabeth Chase, Clarisse La Rue and Tyson, his half brother, goes on a journey to the Sea of Monsters to retrieve the Golden Fleece and save Camp Half-Blood. Written by Michelle Stone

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Rated PG for fantasy action violence, some scary images and mild language | See all certifications »

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7 August 2013 (USA)  »

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Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Sea of Monsters  »

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$90,000,000 (estimated)

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$14,401,054 (USA) (9 August 2013)

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$68,558,662 (USA) (24 January 2014)
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The head Confederate zombie is named Reardon, a veiled reference to the author of the book series, Rick Riordan, which is pronounced differently. See more »

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In the Washington DC scenes, there are skyscrapers in the background. The Heights of Buildings Act of 1910, limits the height of building, the tallest being 210 feet, not the blue glass building shown in the background. See more »

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Kronos: Percy Jackson! Your destiny was written long ago.
Percy Jackson: I write my own destiny!
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Waltz in A-Flat Major, Op. 39, No. 15
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All in all entertaining
10 August 2013 | by (stoke) – See all my reviews

The film was a good adaptation of the book. It had funny bits in, a nod to firefly and Anthony Head in it (loads better than Pierce Bronson). The film starts with a action scene showing the growth of Percy. The film doesn't have any slow parts in my opinion.

There are two main issues with the film that fans of the books will pick out. One is the fact that Percy has not shown his ability to talk to horses or sea life. The second thing is on the andromada that will make the other adaptation of the films more difficult to keep on track with the books.

In conclusion the film is a must for kids will keep them entertained for the length of the film. For fans of the books fun to talk about the differences.


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