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Thrashin' (1986)

 -  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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Chrissy
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Tyler (as Brooke McCarter Jr.)
Josh Richman ...
Radley
Brett Marx ...
Bozo
David Wagner ...
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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Skate Club Bouncer
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Bus Driver
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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Nobody takes a girl from 'The Daggers' and gets away with it. See more »

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29 August 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Corsa al massacro  »

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Trivia

Catherine Hardwicke began her career in motion pictures as a production designer on this film. After becoming a film director herself, her second film would would be the period skateboard film Lords of Dogtown (2005). See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Tommy Hook: That wild Indian picture happens to be stylin', you don't know what you're talkin' about.
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Catherine Hardwicke appears on-screen in the opening credits during her credit as Production Designer. See more »

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Tequila
Written by Chuck Río (as Chuck Rio)
Published by J.A.T. Music
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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"!


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