The exploits of four boys who leave Sydney and head out for a weekend of surfing and adventure. Unfortunately the fun takes a serious turn when they find themselves involved in a murder.

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Sandy
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Robbie
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Boo
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Scollop
James Elliott ...
Caroline's Father (as James Elliot)
Debbie Forman ...
Caroline
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Woman in Pub
Ward 'Pally' Austin ...
Himself
Judith Woodroffe ...
Waitress
Carl Rorke ...
Giuseppe
Ross Bailey ...
Nail
Hank Tick ...
Caveman
Bruce Cole ...
Man in Car
Vicki Hekimian ...
Donna
Karen Williams ...
Gloria
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The exploits of four boys who leave Sydney and head out for a weekend of surfing and adventure. Unfortunately the fun takes a serious turn when they find themselves involved in a murder.

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A one way trip into the sixties where everyone has their last fling!

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Surf's Up in Summer City
20 February 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Firstly, this is an old film so don't expect state of the art production, sound values etc as some reviewers have expected. This film is a warm ride through the past annals of Aussie film history. Mel Gibson's first true role, Steve Bisley in an emergent role...even Abigail, bless her sexy cotton socks makes an appearance. This film was the start of Producer, Phil Avalon's long career in indie film making and he's still doing it today! A sort of surf story wrapped around the road trip of four good friends, this one started a trend which has finally arrived at the point where surf movies are now big screen box office hits. So sure, the acting's not the best, production, direction and audio are poor for our 21st Century ears...but watch it and smile for a lot of talent was squeezed out of this little gem. And, I'd love to hear Chris Fraser's 'behind the scenes' story one day!!


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