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Red Surf (1989)

Video  -  Drama  -  21 April 1990 (USA)
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Remar and Attila are a couple of surfers who also deal drugs to make a living. They are trying to set up a final deal with local drug lord, Calavera, when their friend True Blue is busted ... See full summary »

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Remar
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Attila
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Rebecca
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True Blue
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Calavera
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Doc
Vincent Klyn ...
Noga
Eddie Frias ...
Bullet
Marco Hernandez ...
Eliseo
Rudy Negrete ...
Ortez
James Medina ...
Manuel (as Jimmy Medina Taggert)
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Flaco
Donovan Haylock ...
Donovan
Noel Alumit ...
Scar (as Noel Angelo Alumit)
Everett Lamar ...
Taboo (as Everette Lamar)
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Remar and Attila are a couple of surfers who also deal drugs to make a living. They are trying to set up a final deal with local drug lord, Calavera, when their friend True Blue is busted by the cops. Blue talks too much in the police station and Calavera is out for revenge because of the betrayal. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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H. Gordon Boos... Hangin' Ten!
10 November 2002 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

This picture was released straight to video/cable...I can not, for the life of me figure out why! Many may describe this as a guilty pleasure, but I would not. Boos' direction flows in this tale of suspense and intrigue. Shot purposely on what seems to be video, the film can be described as a surfers dream gone pipeline wipe-out nightmare. Is it a heist gone to blunder? I think not! Its a soul searching revenge piece with a twist of Hitchcockian suspense!

Clooney gives one of his most memorable performances...Doug Savant proves he is better than his Melrose Place performances would show...DeeDee Pfeifer is wonderful as usual...Phillip McKeon shows he will be something special.

Look for Gene Simmons in a key role.

*** out of ****


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