Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid

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  • 2008
  • 2 hr
  • 5.6  (234)

Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid, released in 2008, is a delightful comedy, family-adventure movie that is perfect for the whole family to enjoy. The film stars Aria Wallace as Roxy Hunter, a spunky, young and curious 9-year-old girl who is always on the lookout for new mysteries to solve. In the movie, Roxy is spending her summer vacation in her sleepy town of Serenity Falls. She, along with her best friend Max (played by Demetrius Joyette), is on the hunt for the perfect story to report in her newspaper. One day, while playing on the nearby lake, Roxy sees something strange beneath the water, and she becomes determined to uncover the mystery. Soon, she discovers a mermaid caught in a fishing net, and with her curiosity piqued, she decides to investigate further.

Roxy's investigation soon leads her to seek out the help of her Grandpa (played by Denis Akiyama) and her father (played by Yannick Bisson), both of whom usually find her antics to be a bit too risky. Together, they try to unravel the mystery behind the mermaid and her sudden appearance. But they soon discover that the mermaid is not the only inhabitant of the lake, and Roxy may have to solve some more dangerous mysteries if they want to help the mermaid return home safely.

The plot of the film is simple and easy to follow, making it ideal for younger audiences. The movie does a great job of blending the world of kids with adult themes, creating a story that can be relatable to everyone. The humor in the film is also on point, with plenty of laugh-out-loud moments that are sure to keep the whole family entertained.

One thing that stands out in the movie is the excellent acting by the young cast members. Aria Wallace, in particular, gives an outstanding performance as Roxy Hunter, showcasing her natural talent and charisma on screen. Demetrius Joyette's Max is an excellent foil to Roxy's energetic personality, and the two create an excellent duo that drives the plot forward.

Additionally, the movie has great cinematography, with some beautiful shots of the lake and the surrounding countryside. The special effects used to create the mermaid are also impressive, and they add an extra layer of magic to the movie.

Overall, Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid is an enjoyable movie that can be watched by the whole family. It is a refreshing and delightful adventure-comedy that is bound to leave the audience with a smile on their faces. The film is perfect for a lazy weekend afternoon, and it is sure to keep the kids engaged with its engaging storyline and lovable characters.

In short, Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid is a family-friendly adventure-comedy that is highly recommended for kids of all ages. With its charming storyline, excellent acting, and impressive special effects, it is a film that's sure to be enjoyed by the whole family.

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    5.6  (234)