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Chasing Mavericks

7 Books to Savor After the End of Time

Greg Archer | Posted 02.17.2013 | Books
Greg Archer

Fingers crossed, we should all still be around after the Mayan Calendar fades to black on Dec. 21. Still, it wouldn't hurt to have a few good books nearby -- you know, just in case.

Live From the Dubai International Film Festival: Day 5

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.13.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

At 71, director Michael Apted feels he's far from finished working in film -- though it gets increasingly difficult to make the kind of movies he most wants to make.

The Psychology of Big Wave Surfing

Zach Weisberg | Posted 01.08.2013 | Sports
Zach Weisberg

Greg has always struck me as a particularly interesting character in the world of professional surfing, which is a realization that comes about four sentences into any conversation with him.

Chasing Mavericks Tells the True Story of a Surfing Legend

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 12.30.2012 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Weston is perfectly cast as Moriarity. He can project just the right amount of innocence and wide-eyed enthusiasm necessary for the role without coming across as dumb or silly. He also seems perfectly capable of fulfilling the physical requirements of the role.

Weekend Box Office: 'Skyfall' Kills Overseas as 'Argo' Tops Four Weak New Releases

Scott Mendelson | Posted 12.28.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The big news was the overseas debut of Skyfall, the 23rd official James Bond film, which opened in the UK two weeks ahead of its U.S. debut, earning a massive $77 million in the 25 markets it debuted in.

'Argo' Leads Weekend Box Office

Posted 10.27.2012 | Entertainment

Three weeks after its premiere, "Argo" is leading the weekend box office. The Wrap is reporting that Ben Affleck's drama about the Iran hostage crisis...

Were These Critics Too Tough?

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.27.2012 | Entertainment

This week has seen the release of several highly anticipated movies and albums, and in their normal fashion, the critics were more than ready to expre...

Mavericks: Coming Soon To The Big Screen

San Jose Mercury News | Mark Conley | Posted 12.26.2012 | San Francisco

PETER MEL -- big-wave surfer, actor, movie consultant -- stood outside the Santa Cruz premiere of "Chasing Mavericks" wearing the look of a proud big ...

Live Like Jay: Love. Fear. And the Chasing Mavericks Premiere

Abigail Spencer | Posted 10.25.2012 | Los Angeles
Abigail Spencer

It's a beautiful and terrifying creature when things become bigger than you. Chasing Mavericks, the story of Jay Moriarity and Frosty Hesson, has become bigger than all of us.

Chasing Mavericks: Newcomer Jonny Weston on Bringing Surf Legend Jay Moriarity Back to Life (VIDEO)

Greg Archer | Posted 12.24.2012 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

Weston stars alongside A-lister Gerard Butler in Chasing Mavericks, which chronicles the captivating tale of the unique bond/mentorship between Santa Cruz legends Richard "Frosty" Hesson and Mavericks titan/the late Jay Moriarity.

Greg Long: An Exclusive Interview Part 2

Cyrus Saatsaz | Posted 12.24.2012 | San Francisco
Cyrus Saatsaz

Among the many talented and borderline insane big wave surfers to paddle into the world's largest waves, one stands out for his many accomplishments both competitively and in breaking new ground.

Greg Long: An Exclusive Interview Part 1

Cyrus Saatsaz | Posted 10.23.2012 | San Francisco
Cyrus Saatsaz

Among the many talented and borderline insane big wave surfers to paddle into the world's largest waves, one stands out for his many accomplishments both competitively and in breaking new ground.

WATCH: Gerard Butler's Near-Death Experience

Posted 10.22.2012 | Entertainment

Gerard Butler has fought legions of Persian soldiers ("300"), the Lord's Resistance Army ("Machine Gun Preacher") and even Katherine Heigl ("The Ugly ...

WATCH: Mavericks Gets Its Own Movie!

Sarah Medina | Posted 08.01.2012 | San Francisco

Picture Gerard Butler battling Northern California's most dangerous waves in an inspirational story about overcoming nature, and you'll understand why...