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Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island“When a teenaged boy breaks into a
  satellite facility to retrieve a message
  from his missing grandfather, he finds
  himself on a dangerous adventure
  to a strange and beautiful island that,
  according to the locals, cannot possibly
  exist in Journey 2: The Mysterious

STRAIGHT OUT OF THE PAGES OF CLASSIC ADVENTURES, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island is the culmination of an inspiration taken from master storytellers Jules Verne, Robert Louis Stephenson and Jonathan Swift, cleverly woven into a modern tale of danger and discovery.

Young Sean Anderson (Josh Hutcherson, reprising his role from the first film, Journey To The Center Of The Earth; and The Hunger Games) receives a coded message believed to be from his grandfather, Alexander Anderson (Michael Caine: The Dark Knight; Inception), who has not been heard from for two years.

Unable to get a clear message from his own radio equipment, he breaks into a satellite facility to retrieve the message and get the co-ordinates of the remote location. He is chased and caught by the Police, leaving his stepfather Hank (Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson: Fast And Furious 5; The Scorpion King) to bail him out.

Hank received a commendation when he was in the navy for his skill at breaking codes and although Sean resents his stepfather for moving him and his mother away from his home town and his schoolfriends, he reluctantly accepts his offer of help.

It seems that Alexander is on an island in the Pacific and the clues to its whereabouts and the necessary three parts of a map lie in three books: The Mysterious Island, Treasure Island and Gulliver's Travels. Sean wants to try to find the island and rescue his grandfather, but Hank tells him he is grounded.

However, eventually Hank relents and says he will go with Sean even though he is doubtful of the validity of the message. They make their way to the nearest port to try and find someone to take them to the island, but it at first proves difficult as the moment they mention the co-ordinates they are met with denials of the island's existence.

They are overheard in their negotiations by Gabato (Luis Guzmán: Carlito's Way; Boogie Nights), who owns an anything-but-luxury travel excursion company and offers to take Hank and Sean to the island = for a price.

Gabato's strong-willed daughter Kallani (Vanessa Hudgens: High School Musical franchise; Sucker Punch) tells Hank that the co-ordinates he has given her father are the most dangerous part of the ocean. As they approach the area there is an electrical storm that results in them crashing into the island, leaving their only means of escape scattered in pieces across the sand.

Making their way inland through the jungle they experience scary noises in dark caves, giant creatures, a mountain of gold, miniature elephants, large and beautiful butterflies and bees and a once-beautiful ruined city that hides a secret.

Alexander and Hank don't hit it off, but as clues unravel Sean believes he has found an answer to their prayers in the pages of Jules Verne's book, but that is not the only problem that awaits them. They are getting that sinking feeling…

Facing unforeseen dangers and difficulties, Sean and Hank race against time to rescue Alexander and find a way to escape with Gabato and Kallani before the island disappears beneath the waves until the next century.

Discover the incredible with this exploration of a lifetime as the must-have family movie bursts into life. Filmed in North Carolina and on location in Hawaii, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island is hilarious, riveting, fascinating and downright fun.

All disc versions feature UltraViolet Digital Copy and you can also experience the breathtaking beauty of the island as you jump into the action to escape a giant eel and soar through the air on giant bees with the stunning high definition Blu-ray release that puts you at the heart of this thrilling adventure.

Loosely-based on the Jules Verne novel The Mysterious Island, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island also features: Kristin Davis (Sex And The City; Couple's Retreat) as Liz; Anna Colwell as Jessica; and Stephen Caudill as Cop.

Screenplay is by Brian Gunn and Mark Gunn; Story is by Richard Outten and Brian and Mark Gunn; Director of Photography is David Tattersall, BSC; The beautiful Music is by Andrew Lockington; Produced by Beau Flynn, Trip Vinson and Charlotte Huggins; and Directed by Brad Peyton (Cats And Dogs; The Revenge Of Kitty Galore).

Who's up for an adventure? You will believe in the impossible as the action-packed BD adventure follow-up to Journey To The Centre Of The Earth takes you to the deadliest and deepest part of the ocean in the box office smash hit Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, coming to Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Triple Play, DVD and Digital Download, courtesy of Warner Home Video, on 28 May 2012. Running Time: 95 Minutes | RRP: Blu-ray 3D £29.99; Blu-ray Triple Play £24.99; DVD (Single Disc) £19.99.

Special Features

DVD: Gag Reel | Deleted Scenes | UltraViolet Digital Copy.

Blu-ray: Gag Reel | Deleted Scenes | "Can You Survive The Mysterious Island?" Interactive Game | UltraViolet Digital Copy.

"Journey 2: The Mysterious Island is hilarious, riveting, fascinating and downright fun" — Maggie Woods, MotorBar

"Riotous rollercoaster ride… surefire fun" — Daily Star

"A fabulous, fun-packed family adventure" — Sunday Mirror ****

"Hugely enjoyable… fast, funny and thrilling" — Sunday Express ****