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Under the Boardwalk (1988)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  April 1989 (USA)
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Nick Rainwood and Allie Yorpin are a modern day Romeo and Juliet living in southern California, separated by the unbridgeable gulf of their backgrounds and torn between loyalty to their "gangs" and their real desires.

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Nick Rainwood and Allie Yorpin are a modern day Romeo and Juliet living in southern California, separated by the unbridgeable gulf of their backgrounds and torn between loyalty to their "gangs" and their real desires.

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It's the last weekend of summer. They'll be friends. They'll be rivals. They'll be falling in love.

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Last cinema film of Sonny Bono. See more »

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Midos: [Hands surfboard to Nick] Hey, it's just dying in here. A stick is meant to be rode.
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surfing version of "Thrashin'"
31 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the surfing version of the skateboard movie "Thrashin'" (I am not sure which one was made first). Plot is guy falls for girl and finds out she is the sister of his enemy. Subplot is whether or not he wants to become mainstream sponsored or not. It is entertaining for an 80s movie. Roxanna Zal as "Gitch" is hot, at least from what I remember. This movie is not as good as "North Shore" but it is entertaining none the less. I am still waiting for it to come out on DVD, I just have a copied version on VHS. Other good surf movies to watch are "Big Wednesday" and "In God's Hands". "North Shore" offers the most catch phrases but all four are entertaining surfing movies.


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