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Thrashin' (1986)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Drama  |  29 August 1986 (USA)
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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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Tyler (as Brooke McCarter Jr.)
Josh Richman ...
Radley
Brett Marx ...
Bozo
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Little Stevie
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Sam Flood
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T.A.
Mark Munski ...
Monk
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Velvet
Gary Goodrich ...
Skate Club Announcer (as Zachary)
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Per Welinder ...
Per - Venice Freestyler
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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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It's not a kid's game anymore. See more »

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29 August 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Corsa al massacro  »

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Alan Sacks:  During the Hollywood Boulevard skating scene he can be seen three different times. He is wearing sunglasses, a black leather jacket and black trousers. He can also be seen in the crowd watching the Ramp Locals skate the half-pipe at the start of the movie. See more »

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When Corey and his friends complete the ramp and they run up it, the order of the characters changes when they get on top of the ramp. See more »

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Tommy Hook: That wild Indian picture happens to be stylin', you don't know what you're talkin' about.
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Thrashin
15 November 2007 | by (Belgrade,Serbia) – See all my reviews

THRASHIN' is The Movie! Everything is right in this '80 classic. There are greater movies. More profound movies. Movies of greater artistic vision or originality or political significance. There are other titles I would put above it on my list of the best films of all time. But when it comes right down to the movies we treasure the most, when we are—let us imagine—confiding the secrets of our heart to someone we think we may be able to trust, the conversation sooner or later comes around to the same nine words: "Well what do you thrash?" "What do you got!" Life shod be like Thrashin': not to complicated,with good friends,not so bad enemies,sweet girlfriend and YES a happy ending !!! My candidate for the best Hollywood '80. movie.Good race!!!


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