Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief) is a 2009 fantasy-fiction comedy directed by Chris Columbus, premiered February 12, 2010 in North America.
The film begins with Zeus's declaration to the god Poseidon about the possibility of a war between the gods atop Olympus over the accusation of Percy Jackson, the son of Poseidon, of stealing his lightning blade. And the boy Percy is forced to embark on the adventure to stop the war that can bring this catastrophe to the human race. Some details: Percy has the ability to hold his breath under water for a long time, touch the water he will heal, change his code and listen to instructions from his father - the god Posiedon (as well as other Demigods). As a son of the sea god he can also control water, Percy's friend ,rover Underwood, is a guardian god, sent him to a school for the Gods, and he met Annabeth Chase, the daughter of Athena. For misunderstanding Hades, Zeus sent the bull god Minotaur to kill Percy's mother, forcing him to hand over the lightning rod. The trio embark on a search for 3 gems to save Percy's mother from hell. The culprit is the son of Hermes - Luke, he wants the gods to destroy each other to bring the titan to power.
Logan Lerman as Percy Jackson, the demigod son of Poseidon.
Brandon T. Jackson as Grover Underwood, Percy's protector, a satyr and Persephone's love interest.
Alexandra Daddario as Annabeth Chase, the demigod daughter of Athena, and Percy's romantic foil.
Jake Abel as Luke Castellan, the demigod son of Hermes.
Sean Bean as Zeus, god of the sky, thunder, lightning, king of the twelve gods of Mount Olympus and brother of Poseidon and Hades Kevin McKidd as Poseidon, Percy's father, god of the seas, earthquakes, and horses.
Steve Coogan as Hades, Percy's Uncle, god of the Underworld, the dead, and riches.
Melina Kanakaredes as Athena, Annabeth's mother, goddess of crafts, domestic arts, strategic warfare, peace and wisdom.
Rosario Dawson as Persephone, goddess of springtime, wife of Hades and admirer of Grover.