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Side Out (1990)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 30 March 1990 (USA)
A law student comes to California for the summer and ends up playing professional volleyball.

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Monroe Clark
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Zack Barnes
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Samantha
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Kate Jacobs
Christopher Rydell ...
Wiley Hunter
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Uncle Max
Randy Stoklos ...
Rollo Vincent
Sinjin Smith ...
Billy
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Louie
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Marie
Martha Velez ...
Mrs. Salazar
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Maid
Lynna Hopwood ...
Law Office Receptionist
Ollie Lake ...
Security Lady
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Policeman
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Midwestern law student comes to California for summer work. Instead, hangs out at the beach and chases waitresses. Meets up with a washed-up King of the Beach, and the rookie wins the biggest tournament of the year in only his second tournament. Written by Todd Christensen <todd.christensen@atlantaga.ncr.com>

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Summer just got a lot hotter!

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30 March 1990 (USA)  »

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Atemloser Sommer  »

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$449,868 (USA)
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Goofs

When Monroe pops the champagne at the pool while Samantha is swimming in the pool, he pours a glass that is bubbling over the top. A split-second later he walks towards the pool, and the champagne is completely void of bubbles. See more »

Connections

References Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

BUSHFIRE
Written by Fred Schneider (as Frederick Schneider), Kate Pierson (as Catherine Pierson), Keith Strickland & Cindy Wilson
Performed by The B-52's
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Best V-Ball Movie EVAR!
15 June 2004 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This is one of the truly great volleyball movies of all time. Not that I can think of any other volleyball movies that were released. Anyway, I thoroughly enjoyed it when I first saw it. Remember, this came out in 1990, so of course it may not be up to par with todays standards of movies, but the same could be said about the original Star Wars trilogy. This movie is what got me into volleyball back in the day (my high school years). I'd recommend it to anyone. In fact, it comes out on DVD in early July. It's at least worth the rent! I'd give it 9 out of 10 stars.


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