• Released
  • June 14, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • NR , 1 hr 35 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Documentary
Storm Surfers 3D Synopsis
Aussie tow-surfer Ross Clarke-Jones and World Champion Tom Carroll surf giant waves.
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
What makes Storm Surfers 3-D mesmerizing is jaw-dropping footage shot inside brute waves that’s unlike any I’ve ever seen before.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

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The development of the GoPro camera has revolutionized extreme sports photography, but even so, the 3-D images of extreme surfing in Storm...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Amy Nicholson
Justin McMillan and Christopher Nelius' rah-rah documentary is most alive when it unearths old '80s footage of the friends partying it up...
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70

The New York Times

By Daniel M. Gold
The vistas are spectacular, the waves fearsome, the filming often amazing.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
A bit thin on plot, but an unequivocal technical tour de force.
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The real star, though, is the ocean itself, which is so stunning in its furious majesty that we fully understand every risk they’re willing...
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50

Village Voice

By Zachary Wigon
The stunning visuals captivate for much of the picture, but as the novelty wears off, and the beauty turns from stunning to repetitive, the...
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FEELS LIKE YOU ARE BIG WAVE RIDING

By nekko7
Best movie for getting the feeling of big wave riding..... closest you can get! The characters of the surfers and their friendship is funny....

Storm Surfers

By bycartmell
Best surf movie I have ever seen from the point of view of making you feel you were on the jet ski, you were being slung into the waves and best of all you were on the board, inside the tube. Really...

Waves Yes! Hot Air No!

By Cult Film Buff
Watching waves is good. Listening to adolescent Oz blather meant to "connect" with mass Market audience- painful. Walked out after 10' (although surfing for 50 years)...

Storm Surfers 3D

By daasla
Fantastic, incredible, unreal! Truly a must see movie. Great story, funny, beautiful, thrilling!...

amazing

By alias pail
amazing 3D, good bios, good editing and storytelling. a strong surf film....

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Rated NR
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 12+ Impressive "big wave" surf documentary is mainly for fans.
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