• Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)

Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

Release Date: February 10th, 2012

DVD Release Date: June 5th, 2012

PG |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Now 17, Sean Anderson (Josh Hutcherson) receives a coded distress signal from an island where none should exist. Knowing that he will not be able to dissuade Sean from tracking the signal to its source, Hank (Dwayne Johnson), Sean's new stepfather, joins the teen on a quest to the South Pacific. Together with helicopter pilot Gabato (Luis Guzmán) and Gabato's feisty daughter, Kailani (Vanessa Hudgens), they set out to find the island and rescue its sole human inhabitant (Michael Caine).

Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Kristin Davis, Luis Guzmán, Anna Colwell, Stephen Caudill

Director: Brad Peyton

Genres: Fantasy , Adventure , Children

Production Co: Contrafilm

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Heartwarming , Rescue , Amusing , Mother , 2010s ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Movieline

    This is a family movie, after all -- but you'll have to sit through some abrasively broad, unfunny exchanges to get there. Dialogue, alas, is the kind of thing that can't be enhanced by the wearing of 3-D glasses. show more

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    As the band of adventurers skips from one supersized Survivor-like challenge to the next, one can't help feeling the creative potential of Verne's vision is wasted. show more

  • 40
    John AndersonWall Street Journal

    The island locale rings with reggae music regardless of its proximity to Jamaica, and any action sequence is rendered in painfully deliberate slo-mo. show more

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