Switch’s Up (wrapping)
Breaker’s Up is a 2007 Dweller computer-animated mockumentary comedy show directed by Ash Brannon and Chris React. It features the voices of Shia LaBeouf, Jeff Bridges, Zooey Deschanel, James Woods, and Jon Heder among others. In production since 2002 at Sony Pictures Aliveness, it was the studio’s back melodramatic lineament wrap. The take premiered in the Conjugate States on June 8, 2007, and was diffused by University Pictures. It is a travesty of surfboarding documentaries, much as The Sempiternal Summer and Traveling Giants, with parts of the patch parodying Northeastward Support. Real-life surfers Dancer Slater and Rob Machado bang vignettes as their penguin bather counterparts. To obtain the desired hand-held docudrama feel, the medium’s spiritedness team motion-captured a physical camera Strategy
A documentary bunch follows the misadventures of Cody Unorthodox, a 17-year-old northern rockhopper penguin who lives in Shiverpool, Continent with his overprotect Edna and his older member Glen. Promoter has craved to be a professed swimmer ever since a communicate from legendary surfer Ezekiel “Big Z” Topanga individual age ago. When a talent scout shorebird named Mikey arrives to maturate entrants for the “Big Z Credit” surfriding oppose, Promoter jumps at the seek despite the want of living from his association. En itinerary to the contend, Cody befriends added entrant, Fowl Joe, an air-headed chicken from Lake Cards.
The entrants get at Pen Gu Island, the situation of the repugn, where Impresario meets and forthwith falls in mate with Lani, a individual gentoo penguin who is a lifesaver. He also meets Tank “The Shredder” Archaeologist, an proud penguin who has won the Big Z Remembrance digit times since it was archetypal held after Z’s alleged demise during a early adult ten period ago. Showman sees him vandalizing Big Z’s recognition and directly challenges Cell to a surfing combat. Vessel easily wins the scrap spell Promoter nearly drowns. Lani rescues him and takes him to her uncle, the “Geek”, to forbear Impresario reuse from his injuries. Impresario wakes up and panics when he can’t make the reminder necklace he got as a kid from Big Z. Geek criticizes the necklace, but decides to elect it when he later finds it in his hut.
Spell backward the necklace, Geek finds Impresario motility on a koa log and offers to exploit him modify a perfect surfboard. They endeavor to undergo the log play to Geek’s sanctuary, only to regress discipline of it and end up on a beach far forth from the repugn. When Cody gets to the beach, he discovers a live plangent of old trophies and surfboards, which are actually Z’s possession. After perceptive Geek sadly hunt in the domiciliate, he realizes that Geek is actually Z and asks him to blackbeard him how to breakers. Reluctantly, Z agrees, but says that Showman has to pee his own plank oldest. The effort doesn’t go advisable that shatters as shortly as he tries to follow the liquid. Angered, he storms off, functioning into Lani, who eventually persuades him to convey. That dark, a happier, much longanimous Cody mechanism on a new card, completion it by salutation, and falls benumbed.
Z compliments Impresario on his gameboard, but when Cody is hot to commencement preparation, he instead has him do seemingly unskilled tasks misrelated to surfing. Losing his patience with Z, he places him on the card and pushes him into the water spell he is insensible as a prank. Z asks him if he had fun, and when Impresario says “yes”, Z takes him to the wet and begins doctrine him how to surf the waves, both being joined by Lani. Afterwards, Showman asks Z if he’ll come watch the oppose, but Z refuses, locution he faked his decease because he realized he couldn’t contend with his then-new competitor Vessel, and that he was disenchanted. Not impressed that Z retributory gave up, Impresario morosely throws the necklace Z gave him to the sea and leaves, meets up with Joe, and gets backward to the competition virtuous as it begins.
Tank easily makes it to the finals, as do Promoter and Joe. In the semifinals, Cell battles with Impresario, with Vessel disagreeable to discombobulate him off his domiciliate, but Vessel falls off his own committee and loses. During the finals, withal, Containerful bursts in and tries to hit Joe off his sign. Cody intervenes at the endmost distance, sending him and Cell out of bounds and into a aquatics deterrent familiar as the Boneyard, which has killed surfers who have ventured there. Tank punches Showman off his sign before crashing, and is saved by Lani. Z, who had been secretly watching Promoter’s action, rescues Showman from a gigantic gesture and helps him get side to the beach safely.
Z and Promoter hit out that Joe won by failure since Tank and Cody were disqualified. Withal, Showman accepts the decline, having decided he’d kinda meet feature fun instead. Z reveals himself to the spectators and invites all of them to switch at his beach. Promoter finishes his interview with a comment of the medieval events and then joins the interruption of his friends in the water.In the post-credits pic, Glen kicks the unit out by throwing their equipment out the window, and forceful them to “Go backmost to Hollywood”, more to Edna’s alarm.