In order to escape the real-life troubles of disapproving parents, overbearing teachers, and bullies who tease him, 10-year-old Max creates a comic-book world where his friends are superheroes. Two of the characters, Sharkboy and Lavagirl, magically come to life to help them save their home planet from the forces of darkness. Taylor Lautner, Taylor Dooley, Cayden Boyd, George Lopez, and Kristin Davis star in this whimsical adventure from director Robert Rodriguez. Not in 3D. 93 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish; audio commentary; featurette.