Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)

Percy Jackson, the son of Poseidon, continues his epic journey to fulfill his destiny, as he teams with his demigod friends to retrieve the Golden Fleece, which has the power to save their home and training ground, Camp Half-Blood.

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 17, 2013
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Critic Score: 41% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: It's pretty and packed with action; unfortunately, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters is also waterlogged with characters and plots that can't help but feel derivative.

Michael Sragow
Orange County Register

Whiny, listless and repetitive.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

Even for those missing their Harry Potter fix, this is some weak, watered-down stuff.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...impressively fares almost as well as its above-average predecessor...

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William Goss
Film.com

Precious little about this is particularly memorable, but it's the odd touch of local color that makes these routine acts of derring-do a bit easier to bear.

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Christopher Orr
The Atlantic

Yes, this is the point in the summer when I outsource my critical judgment to my kids.

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Mark R. Leeper
Mark Leeper's Reviews

the film might have been more charming with Ray Harryhausen effects than with CGI

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Peter Hartlaub
San Francisco Chronicle

There are plenty of bad films to get riled up about in the summer. "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters" isn't one of them. This is harmless tween-centric fun.

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Bruce Ingram
Chicago Sun-Times

You might think it would be endlessly awesome being the offspring of an Olympian god, but it seems like kind of a drag, really, for young Percy Jackson.

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Russell Hainline
Movie Mezzanine

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters doesn't present a world with depth or originality... but as far as cinematic adaptations of young adult novels go, it thankfully strikes the right tone."

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Daniel Mumby
When I reviewed the first Percy Jackson film, I took great pains to put the film in context, particularly regarding its relationship to the Harry Potter series.… More
Phil Hubbs
Much better film title this time around, loving the sound of it, alas if only the film was actually as good. The franchise moves on, the next chapter adapted… More
Everett Johnson
I didn't expect much when the first "Percy Jackson" movie came out and was pleasantly surprised. I really enjoyed it and thought it was much… More
Apeneck Fletcher
Young nearly almost gods quest for the Golden Fleece ... no more, no less than mixing up of some of the old stories with the emphasis and appeal aimed squarely… More
Manu Gino
In Demi-gods we trust. Good Movie! Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters only settles for being an "okay" movie. There are constant deviations from the… More
KJ Proulx
It may not be as interesting or intriguing as the first instalment, but "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters" brings enough cheesiness to the table in… More