|Modern and mythical worlds collide in this thunderous fantasy-adventure starring Pierce Brosnan, Kevin McKidd and Uma Thurman as you've never seen them before! Percy Jackson is no ordinary teenager...he's just learned he's the son of Poseidon and is accused of stealing Zeus' lightning bolt - the most powerful weapon ever created! With storm clouds brewing, Percy embarks on an incredible cross-country journey to prove his innocence, recover the bolt and prevent a war amongst the gods that could destroy our world!|
"...an entertaining mix of buddy movie, road trip, "Clash of the Titans," archetypal quest and a coming-of-age tale about misfits making their way despite, or because of, absent parents. Amy Biancolli, San Francisco Chronicle
Editor's NoteThis adaptation of Rick Riordan's remarkably popular fantasy book series tells the tale of accident-prone teenager Percy (Logan Lerman), who discovers that he's actually a demigod, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his newfound skills in order to prevent a war between the gods that could devastate the entire world. The film is directed by Chris Columbus, and co-stars Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan, and Sean Bean.
Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief - Blu-Ray DVD Review
By: Blake Matthews Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 7/8/2010 1:59 PM
|The Percy Jackson books by author Rick Riordan are a successful series that started in 2005. The books follow the tales of a demigod (one parent is a god, the other mortal), Perseus "Percy" Jackson, who is the son of Poseidon. The series has become increasingly popular over the years, so it makes sense that a film adaptation of the series would be attempted. In the film Percy Jackson (Logan Lerman) is a boy living with his mom Sally (Catherine Keener) and step-dad Gabe (Joe Pantoliano), who Percy doesn’t get along with....read the full review|
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