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Kathy Alva (Character)
from Lords of Dogtown (2005)

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Lords of Dogtown -- See how extreme sports got its start with this critically-acclaimed, true-life story of three teenage surfers and best friends in Venice, California, who radicalized the sport of skateboarding in the1970s.
Lords of Dogtown -- Director Catherine Hardwicke followed up her highly acclaimed debut Thirteen with this exhilarating drama about the origin of extreme sports culture, and the devastating effects it has on the lives of those who created it.

After a severe drought empties Southern California's swimming pools, "Z-Boys" Tony (Victor Rasuk), Stacy (John Robinson) and Jay (Emile Hirsch) move in with their boards and develop an entirely new style of skateboarding, heavily influenced by their surfing background. After winning numerous competitions, skateboarding and the Z-Boys both become a worldwide phenomenon, but this newfound success shreds their friendship.

Also starring Heath Ledger (Brokeback Mountain, The Dark Knight) Lords of Dogtown is one of the finest sports films of its generation, and Eureka Entertainment are proud to present the film for the first time in the UK in a special Dual-Format edition.
Lords of Dogtown -- Clip: A fight at a restaurant
Lords of Dogtown -- The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970's.
Lords of Dogtown -- Clip: Skating through traffic

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Kathy is the younger sister of Tony Alva. She initially becomes romantically involved with Stacey... See more »

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  1. Lords of Dogtown (2005) Played by Nikki Reed
    ... aka "American Knights" - Philippines (English title)

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From Lords of Dogtown (2005)
Kathy Alva: Should my weight be on my back foot?
Stacy: Yeah, well, that's how I do it. But it might be different, though, the whole center-of-gravity thing for girls.
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