Run time: 116 mins
Seth Gordon directs this action comedy reboot of the classic US television series starring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario.
Tasked with protecting the beaches of Florida on a daily basis, Emerald Bay Beach Patrol chief Mitch Buchanan (Johnson) is forced to accept brash newcomer Matt Brody (Efron) into his dedicated team of lifeguards. A disgraced former Olympian recruited by county officials as a PR stunt to try and boost the team’s brand, Matt’s careless attitude and wild lifestyle immediately cause tension with Mitch.
However, when a dead body suddenly turns up on their patch, the pair are forced to put aside their differences and work together in a bid to uncover a criminal plot which could threaten the future of the bay.
The cast also includes Priyanka Chopra, Kelly Rohrbach and Ilfenesh Hadera.