Mitchell Goosen is sixteen/seventeen year old kid from California who loves to surf and roller blade. Yet, his parents, who are two zoologists were given a grant to work in Australia. The ... See full summary »

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Patrick Thomas O'Brien ...
Uncle Louis (as Patrick O'Brien)
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Owen Stadele ...
Blane
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Walt
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Tony Banducci
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Mark Banducci
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Mr. Goosen
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Mrs. Goosen
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Mitchell Goosen is sixteen/seventeen year old kid from California who loves to surf and roller blade. Yet, his parents, who are two zoologists were given a grant to work in Australia. The only problem was: Mitchell couldn't go with them. So, he gets sent to stay with his aunt, uncle, and cousin in Cincinnati, Ohio. When he arrives, he meets his cousin who is also his new roommate for the next six months: Wiley. Mitchell then goes to school and gets on the bad side the high school hockey players. Mitchell and Wiley end up enduring weeks of torture from the guys. Then, the big guys and Mitchell and Wiley have to learn to get along to try to beat the Central High School rivals in a competition down Devil's Backbone. Written by Meagan Olds<morning_star_s_darkmist@yahoo.com>

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Heroes aren't made. They're AIRBORNE. See more »


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Rated PG for language and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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17 September 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cool Blades - Nur der Sieg zählt  »

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$2,600,000 (estimated)

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$2,850,263 (USA)
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Though never given credit, a decent portion of the movie is filmed in Newport and Covington, KY as well as Hamilton, OH. Wiley's house, the restaurant, double date scenes, and some of the races scenes are from these locations. Bellevue, KY is the only Kentucky city ever given credit. See more »

Goofs

Early shots show the school grounds covered in snow. An when Mitchell first arrives in the classroom, you can clearly see outside the classroom windows and there is no snow on the ground. See more »

Quotes

Aunt Irene: That's the hole where the sausage factory used to be.
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Connections

Referenced in Family Guy: Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) See more »

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What God Wants (Part one)
Written by Roger Waters
Performed by Roger Waters
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Today's kids need more movies like this.
1 May 1999 | by (Rancho Santa Margarita, Ca) – See all my reviews

Almost every movie you see nowadays there's a fight or someone getting shot. In this movie Mitch plays a kid who is not afraid to say "I won't fight you." Instead when he is forced to fight for the girl, he uses his wit and skills. Everyone in this movie does a great job especially Seth Green. Nobody plays the misunderstood kid better than he does. Airborn has drama, action, and a whole lot of comedy.


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