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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)

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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, all the while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising.

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Thor Freudenthal

Writers:

Marc Guggenheim (screenplay by), Rick Riordan (based upon the novel "Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters" written by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Logan Lerman ... Percy Jackson
Alexandra Daddario ... Annabeth
Douglas Smith ... Tyson
Leven Rambin ... Clarisse
Brandon T. Jackson ... Grover
Jake Abel ... Luke
Anthony Head ... Chiron (as Anthony Stewart Head)
Stanley Tucci ... Mr. D
Connor Dunn Connor Dunn ... Tereus
Paloma Kwiatkowski ... Thalia
Nathan Fillion ... Hermes
Alisha Newton ... Young Annabeth
Bjorn Yearwood ... Young Grover
Samuel Braun ... Young Luke
Katelyn Mager Katelyn Mager ... Young Thalia
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Storyline

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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 August 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Sea of Monsters See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$90,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,401,054, 11 August 2013

Gross USA:

$68,559,554

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$199,850,315
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

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 »

Goofs

The movie flip-flops on whether cyclopes can pass through the barrier surrounding the camp. Tyson could do so on his own, due to being a son of Poseidon, while the cyclopes who killed Thalia could not. In the original books, as in Greek mythology, all cyclopes were sired by Poseidon, meaning any of them could've entered the camp at any time, according to the reasoning used for Tyson. See more »

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Mr. D: [Mr. D poured some wine into a glass but it turned to water immediately - a punishment from Zeus] You know, the Christians have a guy who can do this trick in reverse,
[looking up at the sky, as if speaking to Zeus]
Mr. D: now that's a god.
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My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light 'Em Up)
Written by Andrew Hurley, Joe Trohman, Patrick Stump, Pete Wentz (as Peter Wentz), Butch Walker and John Hill
Performed by Fall Out Boy
Courtesy of The Island Def Jam Music Group
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A decent sequel
6 August 2013 | by abraham-abeachSee all my reviews

Keying in my first review in IMDb after watching a premiere show for the first time.

Percy Jackson: Sea Monsters is a decent effort as a sequel to the lighting thief. It is not entirely necessary to watch the first part to watch. The story is good on its own. However I did notice that there were many dialogs just out of line. The script might have over worked to make it humorous.

The visual effects are not up to the mark overall but some places are pretty sweet and worth watching in 3D otherwise the depth is not that great. With that one can easily notice work of CG in not so important parts of the movie.

The actors have done well and delivered the script good that the subtle jokes and wits were understood and 95% effective. I was pretty much impressed by the actress in the lead and supporting roles than the men.

Overall, the movie is a good watch but not a great effort. If you really into 3D movies, I would watch in on the big screen with the expectation some weakness in CG. Otherwise I would wait for BluRay. I give it a 7 of 10.


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