• Race to Witch Mountain (2009)

Race to Witch Mountain

Release Date: March 13th, 2009

DVD Release Date: August 4th, 2009

PG |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Jack Bruno (Dwayne Johnson), a Las Vegas taxi driver, is swept up in the adventure of a lifetime when he meets Sara (AnnaSophia Robb) and Seth (Alexander Ludwig), a pair of extraterrestrial youths who possess paranormal powers. In order to prevent an invasion of Earth, Jack must help the youths reach their spaceship, which is buried within Witch Mountain. But the task will not be easy, for government operatives and an alien bounty hunter are fast on their trail.

Cast: Dwayne Johnson, AnnaSophia Robb, Alexander Ludwig, Carla Gugino, Ciarán Hinds, Tom Everett Scott, Chris Marquette, Billy Brown

Director: Andy Fickman

Genres: Children , Action , Science Fiction , Adventure

Production Co: Gunn Films

Distributors: Disney

Keywords: Suspenseful, Brother, 2000s, Pursuit, Engaging, Sister, Mystery, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Michael SragowBaltimore Sun

    May not make adults feel as if they're 10 again, but it will awaken their memories of Saturday matinees that upped children's adrenaline without blinding them with Day-Glo colors or insulting their intelligence. show more

  • 80
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    It's entertaining with a crafty mixture of action, humor and drama. show more

  • 75
    TV Guide Magazine

    Race to Witch Mountain isn't some kind of action watershed, or science-fiction milestone, but it most certainly is a finely crafted reboot of a franchise that was ripe for an updating. show more

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