On the one hand this is a movie with the usual story - the teenager wants to conquer the wave madly, he is aided in this experienced surfer. A dream fulfilled - a wave conquered. But on the other hand - is much deeper.
The film is based on real events and is dedicated to the young surfers Jay Moriarty. He fell in love with the wave in childhood and dedicated his life to ensure that they conquer. His dream became a legend-wave Mavericks, appearing only once a year and continued throughout the 12 weeks.
Remember the phrase "You have to appreciate all that you have. This is one of the most important things in life. Just appreciate everything around, because life is given to us only one, and it is not very long, so enjoy it "(Jay Moriarty), and then you have everything in life to turn out.