Before entering art school next autumn, Rick sets out to spend the summer surfing at Hawaii. He knows nothing about the local habits, what causes him some starting problems, but by chance he gets a room in the house of guru Chandler. He teaches him the difference between 'soul surfers' and those who surf for fame and money. Also he manages to get the attention of a beautiful young native. (Features special appearances by real-life champions like Shaun Tompson, Derek Ho and others in many surfing scenes) Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
On a small stretch of coastline as powerful as a man's will, Rick Kane came to surf the big waves. He found a woman who would show him how to survive, and a challenge unlike any other.
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Did You Know?
In this movie is a short clip of the late singer/ukulele musician Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, best known for his song "Somewhere Over The Rainbow & What A Wonderful world". See more
Rick's shirt changes when he's running through the sugar cane field. See more
So this is where you work Turtle?
Only when da surf's bad, Barney. Cause' when da surf's good, nobody works!
Spoofed in Surf's Up
Written by Stiv Bators
(as Stiv Bator), Brian James
and Dave Tregunna
Performed by The Lords of the New Church
(as Lords of the New Church)
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