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The Skateboard Kid (1993)

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No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will ... See full summary »

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Earl
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Zack
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Ham
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Utilityman
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Mr. Banks
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No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will change. But they want nothing to do with him. Then Zack makes the discovery of his life: a talking wisecracking, magical skateboard. And suddenly, skateboarding rises to entirely new heights. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Why take the road when you can fly?

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Rated PG for mild language
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Trivia

Trevor Lissauer's TV debut. See more »

Goofs

The skateboard's headlights switch from on and off between cuts during the "cleaning up the house" sequence while moving the couch. See more »

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Followed by The Skateboard Kid II (1995) See more »

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User Reviews

 
Great movie!
28 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

Wow this is the best movie ever! Don't listen to everyone who is saying that it is bad. Most of them have all of the facts wrong which leads me to believe they were on the phone instead of paying attention to the movie.

Yes, there is a talking skateboard. The skateboard is so cool! I have one just like it now. It talks and everything! I found it on ebay.

I really have never seen such a funny, dramatic, and action packed film that was made with a low budget. There is even a love scene between the skateboard and Zack. It's kind of creepy the first time but it's really fun after you've seen it.

Go rent this movie! You will not regret it!


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