Surf's Up

2007, Adventure/Animation, 1h 25m

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Surfing means everything to teenage penguin Cody Maverick (Shia LaBeouf). Followed by a documentary film crew, he leaves his home in Antarctica for Pen Gu Island, site of the the Big Z Memorial Surf Off. Cody wants to be respected and admired, and he believes that winning the competition will bring him what he craves. However, an encounter with washed-up surfer Geek (Jeff Bridges) teaches Cody about what is truly important.

Cast & Crew

Shia LaBeouf
Cody Maverick
Voice
Jeff Bridges
Geek
Voice
Zooey Deschanel
Lani Aliikai
Voice
Jon Heder
Chicken Joe
Voice
James Woods
Reggie Belafonte
Voice
Mario Cantone
Mikey Abromowitz
Voice
Kelly Slater
Kelly
Voice
Sal Masekela
SPEN Announcer
Voice
Dana Belben
Edna Maverick
Voice
Jenny Fulle
Executive Producer
Ivan Bilancio
Film Editor
Mychael Danna
Original Music
Paul Lasaine
Production Design
Ron Lukas
Art Director
Marcelo Vignali
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  • May 29, 2012
    An animated documentary about penguins that go on a surfing competition, who'd have thought of that? Disappointed by the casting people.... Why can't you find anyone, I mean ANYONE to do the voice for Cody??
    Sylvester K Super Reviewer
  • Apr 29, 2012
    One of the most underrated animated films of the last 10 years or so. A smart parody of surfing documentaries and the cynical world of professional sports, "Surf's Up" is a hilarious, laid back trip that brings inventive twists to the familiar conventions for films of these kind.
    Tyler C Super Reviewer
  • Dec 02, 2011
    I enjoyed this, it was a fun animated mockumentary. Had a few problems though like the disgusting moments and Chickeb Joe being funny and having no real point in the film . But overall it was funny and really good.
    Bradley W Super Reviewer
  • Nov 04, 2011
    When Surf's Up was released I think people were tired of penguins. Due to the inconvinient releases of "Happy Feet" and "March of the Penguins". But Surf's Up was the most unique. It has a very witty mockumentary style that's never really been seen in an animated film before. The animation is brilliant and undeniably realistic. Furthermore, its also the only fox animated film that i've seen that actually has the heart a pixar film would have. All the characters in the film also bring the humour expected, particularly Jeff Bridges.
    Directors C Super Reviewer

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