MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 32 this week

Thrashin' (1986)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Drama  |  29 August 1986 (USA)
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 2,299 users  
Reviews: 30 user | 8 critic

Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 30 Oct 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 24 Mar 2012
 
a list of 40 titles
created 29 Jul 2012
 
a list of 37 titles
created 28 Aug 2012
 
a list of 40 titles
created 20 Jan 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Thrashin'" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Thrashin' (1986)

Thrashin' (1986) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Thrashin'.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Brian's adopted brother is killed when he discovers that the shop he works in sends weapons to Vietnam instead of medications. To the police it looks like suicide, but Brian knows better so... See full summary »

Director: Graeme Clifford
Stars: Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Richard Herd
Documentary | Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When a reporter too laid-back for his own good is told his last chance to keep his job is to get some good photos for a story on skateboarding, he seeks out a group of four boarders who ... See full summary »

Director: Julian Pena
Stars: Huck Andress, Gregg Ayres, Ray Ban
Rad (1986)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The story of one young man, Cru Jones, who has the intensity and desire to win a BMX race called Helltrack.

Director: Hal Needham
Stars: Bart Conner, Lori Loughlin, Bill Allen
Documentary | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A documentary exploring the rise and fall of 80s skateboard legend Mark "Gator" Rogowski.

Director: Helen Stickler
Stars: Mark 'Gator' Rogowski, Stacy Peralta, Tony Hawk
Freewheelin' (1976)
Documentary | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director: Scott Dittrich
Stars: Stacy Peralta, Camille Darrin, Russell Howell
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

CIA guy and IRA guy reluctantly team up to catch IRA guy's rogue brother.

Director: James Brolin
Stars: Jennie Garth, James Brolin, Patrick Foy
Documentary | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

We Are Skateboarders is a 'as real as it gets' documentation of the soul of skateboarding, and how some of the legendary skateboarders feel its soul has changed over the years. Since the ... See full summary »

Director: Ben Duffy
Stars: Kristos Andrews, Steve Caballero, Rob Dyrdek
Skateboard (1978)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A Hollywood agent finds himself in debt to a powerful bookie. To make a fast buck, he creates a team of exceptionally talented skateboarders and enters them in a downhill race. If they win, they will get $20,000.

Director: George Gage
Stars: Allen Garfield, Kathleen Lloyd, Leif Garrett
Documentary | Short | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A Day At The Pool sheds new light on the story of skateboarding's history and particularly calls into question the validity of Stacy Peralta's 2001 documentary, Dog Town and Z-Boys. ... See full summary »

Directors: Ian Douglass, Eric Fulford
Stars: Jay Adams, Tony Alva, Kevin 'Worm' Anderson
Prison for Children (TV Movie 1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Sentenced to incarceration until 21, a boy plans his desperate escape.

Director: Larry Peerce
Stars: Raphael Sbarge, Kenneth Ransom, Jonathan Chapin
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The Bones Brigade travels around California, Nevada, and Hawaii to different skate spots in search of a wisened old man, Won Ton "Animal" Chin. The movie is of the old-school nomadic, ... See full summary »

Director: Stacy Peralta
Stars: Steve Caballero, Skip Engblom, Rob Roy Fitzgerald
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Upon graduation from high school eight teens take a seaplane trip, intending to celebrate on Keith's parents' private island. Stormy weather causes the plane to crash and they end up on a ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Holzman
Stars: Martin Hewitt, Betsy Russell, Claudia Udy
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Chrissy
...
Tyler (as Brooke McCarter Jr.)
Josh Richman ...
Radley
Brett Marx ...
Bozo
David Wagner ...
Little Stevie
...
Sam Flood
...
T.A.
Mark Munski ...
Monk
...
Velvet
Gary Goodrich ...
Skate Club Announcer (as Zachary)
...
Skate Club Bouncer
...
Bus Driver
Per Welinder ...
Per - Venice Freestyler
Edit

Storyline

Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Reckless! Totally Insane! See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 August 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Corsa al massacro  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Johnny Depp auditioned for the role of Tommy Hook. See more »

Goofs

When the Daggers do a back flip off the white truck, there are camera tracks visible in the foreground, just before the shot from the skaters perspective rolls . See more »

Quotes

Tommy Hook: That wild Indian picture happens to be stylin', you don't know what you're talkin' about.
See more »

Crazy Credits

Catherine Hardwicke appears on-screen in the opening credits during her credit as Production Designer. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jackass: Episode #3.9 (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't Think Twice
Performed by France Joli
Written by Britta Phillips, Ned Liebman, Derek Meade
Produced by Mike Piccirillo & Gary Goetzman
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great 1980s teenager movie.
19 September 2007 | by (Belgrade,Serbia) – See all my reviews

I was a nearly a kid when this movie appeared on TV and I had an opportunity to watch it again a month ago.

What else to say except that all people which lived in '80s will adore this movie because it will remind them on times when life was simpler,when all people around the world respected each other much more and when young people could do anything they wanted with their lives. Skateboards however, survived,and maybe good feeling of '80s will repeat again! However,for todays kids this movie will probably be "lame" or even funny,which will only show us what have we made of world for this 20 years.

Well,in waiting of new "peace era of '80s" watch this and enjoy "Trashin"!


14 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
sex scene sjrst21
Need to find song..... Abe-Froman
Why was Velvet such a bitch? sanja_86
Need song ID SpunKid
Other skate related movies? Curb_Dog
similar movie, but with rollers? renatakol4
Discuss Thrashin' (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?