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Thrashin' (1986)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama | 29 August 1986 (USA)
Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.



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


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

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Hot! Reckless! Totally Insane! See more »


Action | Drama


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29 August 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Corsa al massacro  »

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Did You Know?


The dagger in the black t-shirt and denim vest doing acid drops is pro skater Eddie Reategui. See more »


When Hook and Chrissy are in the kitchen talking, the camera changes back and forth from each of their perspectives and the earring in Hook's ear is there in one shot, missing in the next, there again in the next shot and missing again. See more »


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

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


Featured in Makin' Thrashin' (2003) See more »


That's Good
Performed by Devo
Written by Gerald V. Casale (as Gerald Casale) & Alan Mothersbaugh (as Alan) and Mark Mothersbaugh
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records
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This movie OWNS!!!!
18 August 2005 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

It doesn't matter if its a bad movie with bad 80's quality. It was after this movie that Europe started to get into some serious skating, including me as well ;) I'm sure that most of the living legends of skateboarding thinks this is a kick ass film. Its so 80's and that rules! BTW How many movies in the 80's where really good blockbusters? LOL. Well this movie has it all, skates, skaters, romance, cool 80's skate tricks, red hot chili peppers, and a hell of a romeo and juliet theme all over it. I have watched it like 300 times on a very bad copy VHS tape. Hehe to bad i doesn't have my old Powell Peralta board with kryptonics wheels still laying around. I recommend this movie to any and everyone. Hugs and kisses from me ;)

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