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The Adventures Of Sharkboy And Lavagirl

Certificate
U Certificate
Title
89 Mins
Released
2005
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Packshot of The Adventures Of Sharkboy And Lavagirl
Certificate
U Certificate
Duration
89 Mins
Released
2005

Max is a ten-year-old boy who is bullied at school. He has a very active imagination and has created a pair of super heroes in his mind. The first is Sharkboy (Taylor Lautner), a human-shark brought up by a pack of great whites. The other is Lava Girl, who can create heat and fire whenever she wants to. But what Max doesn't realise is that these characters really exist. With their planet in danger they come to Max for help. Starring David Arquette and Kristin Davis. Contains mild fantasy violence and peril.

Cast & Connections

Cast

  • Taylor Lautner,
  • Taylor Dooley,
  • Cayden Boyd,
  • George Lopez,
  • David Arquette,
  • Kristin Davis,
  • Jacob Davich,
  • Sasha Pieterse and
  • Rico Torres

Director

  • Robert Rodriguez

Screenwriters

  • Robert Rodriguez and
  • Marcel Rodriguez

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Everything that is or was began with a dream.

Did you know?

  • The story was conceived by director Robert Rodriguez's then seven-year-old son Racer Rodriguez, who receives on-screen acknowledgement as Story By in the credits.
  • Before Max runs into Sharkboy, a fast food bag for Big Kahuna Burgers is seen. This is a fictional fast food establishment that Quentin Tarantino made up.
  • The main character is called Max after Racer Rodriguez's middle name.
  • Kristin Davis, who plays Max's mum, found fame starring as Charlotte York on the hit television series Sex and the City.
  • Taylor Lautner, who stars as Sharkboy, went on to appear in the Twilight Saga.

Box Office

U.K.
£2.36 million
U.S.
$39.18 million

Source: Rentrak EDI

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