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Ride the Wild Surf (1964)

A group of friends go to Hawaii in order to practice surfing, their favorite sport. But this is not all they do there - they also find love...

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Cast

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Jody Wallis
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Brie Matthews
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Chase Colton
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Augie Poole
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Steamer Lane
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Lily Kilua
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Eskimo
John Anthony Hayes ...
Frank Decker (as Anthony Hayes)
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Charlie
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Mrs. Kilua
Murray Rose ...
Swag
Robert Kenneally ...
Russ
David Cadiente ...
Ally
Mark LeBuse ...
Phil (as Alan LeBuse)
Paul Tremaine ...
Vic
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A group of friends go to Hawaii in order to practice surfing, their favorite sport. But this is not all they do there - they also find love... Written by Volker Boehm

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RIDE THE WILD SURF IN HAWAII!...with the world's "wild water" champs...who ride and romance Waimea Bay...the Big Surf Daddy of them all! See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Sport

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5 August 1964 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Al romper las olas  »

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Trivia

Fabian shaved off his chest hair in order to give his torso a smooth look for his many "beefcake" scenes. See more »

Goofs

When Jody Wallis (Fabian) takes refuge from a rain storm in a closed hut, outside in the rain his short is soaked, but when he comes through the door inside his short is mostly dry with a few water spots on it. See more »

Quotes

Brie Matthews: [to Jody Wallis] You're a funny boy. One minute you're shooting harpoons at someone and the next, you're very nice.
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Connections

Featured in Riding Giants (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Ride the Wild Surf
by Jan Berry, Brian Wilson and Roger Christian
Sung by Jan & Dean (as Jan and Dean)
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Best campy surf movie out there.
29 December 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a great film, much better than the other campy beach movies. Good story, good music and a young Barbara Eden.....yahoo. Beautiful Hawaiian scenery with huge waves that any surfer would drool over are prominent throughout the film. The story is set around a surfing contest of who will be bravest and toughest to ride the wild surf, the biggest waves in the world that come in only once in a long while. The vintage look and sound of the movie will bring you to the 1960's surf scene where girls look cute in bikinis and the guys are all tan and muscular. Even though you can easily spot the studio filmed scenes, the real footage of surfers tackling giant waves is truly exciting. After watching this movie you are going to want to by a Willy's and a long board and hit the beach. Aloha!


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