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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

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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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Where there are gods there are monsters. See more »


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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, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$68,559,554

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$199,850,315
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2.39 : 1
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While filming the yacht and lifeboat scenes, Alexandra Daddario learned she was prone to seasickness. Coincidentally, her character in the books becomes seasick on the Queen Anne's Revenge. See more »

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Percy Jackson: Why are you in a dress?
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The Power of the Golden Fleece
23 August 2013 | by bkoganbingSee all my reviews

Nearly all of the principal characters in the first Percy Jackson movie returned for this sequel Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters. The one notable exception was Pierce Brosnan and his role as a centaur is now played by Anthony Head.

Young Logan Lerman has come to grips with his semi-divine nature and he now lives in the camp his mother brought him to in the first film, a place with a barrier put there by Zeus to protect the demi-gods from those on the outside who wish to do them harm. That first film taught us there were many.

Now the barrier has been smashed and the tree that gave it life is dying. To save the tree and the camp Lerman goes on a quest for the legendary Golden Fleece which can heal all things. His is the second quest, another demi-god kid Leven Rambin who is most competitive with Lerman is taking her own team.

And there's Jake Abel who is another demi-god kid who went over the dark side in the first film. He's back with his own agenda and it involves nothing less than destroying the community of immortals on Olympus.

One new regular came on board here. I was really impressed by young Douglas Smith in his portrayal of Tyson who is a half brother to Lerman and a young cyclops. He was very charming in a goofy sort of way and proves to be valuable in the clinch.

As I wrote in the first Percy Jackson film, the Lightning Thief it's good entertainment and if it gets kids interested in classical Greek history and mythology so much the better. Sea Of Monsters continues in that tradition.


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