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?
As seen on the most recent DVD release of the film, originally the role of Kiani was played by another actress. However when she didn't work out they brought in Nia Peeples
to re-shoot all her scenes. The film's original ending can be seen in the special features of the DVD. See more
When Rick is working on new logo designs at Chandler's house, the one that he comes up with, that is ultimately selected, is already completed and on the table, while he is supposed to be developing it. See more
So this is where you work Turtle?
Only when da surf's bad, Barney. Cause' when da surf's good, nobody works!
Referenced in Blue Crush
Written by Rick Brewster
, Brent Eccles
and John Brewster
Performed by The Angels
(as Angel City)
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