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Skatetown, U.S.A. (1979)

PG | | Comedy | October 1979 (USA)
At a roller disco competition, two rivals find themselves becoming good friends while competing for a prize of $1000 in cash.

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Dave Mason ...
Himself
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Jimmy
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The Drunk
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Skatetown Doctor
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The Wizard
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At a roller disco competition, two rivals find themselves becoming good friends while competing for a prize of $1000 in cash.

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The Rock and Roller Disco Movie of the Year!

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Skate Town  »

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Trivia

The skate gang was called the West Side Wheelers. See more »

Connections

Featured in 42nd Street Forever, Volume 2: The Deuce (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Boogie Nights
Written by Rod Temperton
Performed by Heatwave
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This movie rules man!
10 April 2008 | by See all my reviews

I really loved this movie it was so cool and oh man Patrick Swayze looked so hunky. I am also a big fan of Kelly Lang she is one of my favorite actresses from Bold and the Beautiful she was so young and beautiful and she still looks hot. I would love to see this movie again again and again I love 70's disco skating movies. I love all the wonderful skating tricks that are performed it really was just great. Also the blonde guy in the movie was pretty hot too is he in any other popular movies? Also I really liked that little short guy he really made the movie fun and wonderful to watch as well as miss Marcia Brady herself in that nice little outfit she wore wow! She has good taste in skating attire. Oh and let us not forget the skate town doctor he was really just funny man cool guy love the actor. You just got to watch this movie.


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