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Combining cutting-edge 3D technology and bravura filmmaking, STORM SURFERS 3D is the ultimate big-wave thrill ride. The film follows best friends and surfing legends Tom Carroll and Ross Clarke-Jones, along with surf forecaster Ben Matson, as they track and chase giant storms in their quest to ride the Pacific's biggest and most dangerous waves. Using state-of-the-art miniature 3D cameras that put audiences inside the barrel of the waves, STORM SURFERS 3D is a visually stunning cinematic adventure unlike any other. (c) Xlerator
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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"Theaters showing Storm Surfers 3D ought to create a splash zone. This exuberant documentary about the perennially stoked team of big-wave stalkers Tom Carroll and Ross Clarke-Jones takes audiences right into the barrel of the beast."
‑ Michael Sragow, Orange County Register
"A bit thin on plot, but an unequivocal technical tour de force ..."
‑ Liam Lacey, Globe and Mail
"Shot after shot provides the most convincing simulation of spending shack time in the barrel that most landlubbers will ever want or need."
‑ Marc Mohan, Oregonian
"Storm Surfers 3D is a thrilling ride into the world of surfing. If you can find it playing at a theatre near you, I highly recommend checking it out, whether you're into the sport or not."
‑ Ben Kenber, We Got This Covered
"Surf's up! In fact, in this sports documentary, it's waaaay up and it's in 3D that really wraps you up in the action."
‑ Jennifer Merin, About.com
"We slowly learn to see the water through their eyes, recognizing the different perils between lazy deep sea giants and the more brutish, tight curls that spit the brave straight onto the rocks."
‑ Amy Nicholson, Los Angeles Times
"It's as real as a blast of saltwater to the face, and the film's moments of human self-doubt are as fascinating as the superhuman antics on view."
‑ Peter Howell, Toronto Star
"Non-surfers may wish for a few more internal human conflicts to go with all of the man versus nature big-wave riding."
‑ James Plath, Movie Metropolis
"It's dramatic, visually arresting and features two pretty interesting guys who love life, but it always feels safe and just a little predictable."
‑ Katherine Monk, Canada.com
"This is no spiritual journey, it's a meteorological one, out the capture aquatic ferocity and personal victory using the latest in industry trends."
‑ Brian Orndorf, Blu-ray.com
"The 3-D images of extreme surfing in "Storm Surfers 3D" feel groundbreaking. Or is that wave-breaking?"
‑ G. Allen Johnson, San Francisco Chronicle
"The twin Australian ideals of outdoor adventure and ecstatic camaraderie achieve harmonic convergence in the visceral, extreme-sport thrill-ride Storm Surfers 3D."
‑ Eddie Cockrell, Variety
"Filmic evidence of both mankind's folly and its boundless capacity for thrill-seeking still connected to the natural world."
‑ Brent Simon, Shockya.com
"Just when you think you've seen enough, Mother Nature throws a few more breathtaking compositions your way."
‑ Radheyan Simonpillai, NOW Toronto
"As giddyingly involving as the sports action is (and, at times, it is positively vertigo inducing), it is the themes of mateship, ageing, fatherhood and legacy that resonate most profoundly."
‑ Simon Foster, Screen-Space
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