With a name like Hoops McCann, he's bound to get that basketball scholarship after high school, right? Wrong! What Hoops really wants to do is write and illustrate a love story. To help him find his way, his friend George invites Hoops to come with him and his sister to spend the summer on Nantucket. The friends Crazy Summer begins when they pickup Cassandra on the way--she's being chased by a motorcycle gang. From here on in, it only gets crazier. Once on the island, Hoops and George, along with George's island friends the Stork twins and Ack-Ack (son of a marine), must help Cassandra save her grandfather's house from the greedy Beckersted Family. Along the way, Hoops must find a way to write his cartoon love story - and maybe a real one of his own. Written by
April M. Cheek <Aravis2713@aol.com>
They're out of school, out on Nantucket, and out of their minds. With this crowd, anything can happen!
Did You Know?
When Calamari picks up two women at the dance, the strawberry blonde on the right is director Savage Steve Holland
's sister, whose childhood nickname was Squid and is the basis for the little girl in the film, also named Squid. See more
When George is buried in the sand it's early afternoon, when Hoops helps Cookie put her boat in the water the sun is setting, but when the group goes back for George it appears to be early afternoon again. See more
If you don't come home with that trophy, we lose it all! No more pools, no more Ferrari. And you know what happens then?
Don't say it, Dad!
That's right, Ted. You'll have to go to..
[covering his ears
WORK, Teddy, WORK!
Don't say that word! I'll win! Please just don't say that word!
At the end of the credits: THE FILM'S OVER... YOU CAN GO NOW See more
Written by Billy Preston
and Joe Greene
Performed by Billy Preston
Courtesy of A & M Records See more