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Brink! (1998)

Andy "Brink" Brinker and his in-line skating crew--Peter, Jordy, and Gabriella--who call themselves "Soul-Skaters" (which means they skate for the fun of it, and not for the money), clash ... See full summary »

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Val
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Maddie Brinker
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Jimmy
Patrick Levis ...
Peter
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Arne
Asher Gold ...
Jordon
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Boomer (as Walter Emanuel Jones)
Katie Volding ...
Katie Brinker
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Ralph Brinker
Jake Elliot ...
B. J.
Brian Fenwick ...
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Skateboard Leader
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Science Teacher
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Andy "Brink" Brinker and his in-line skating crew--Peter, Jordy, and Gabriella--who call themselves "Soul-Skaters" (which means they skate for the fun of it, and not for the money), clash with a group of sponsored skaters, Team X-Bladz--led by Val--with whom they attend high school in southern California. When Brink discovers his family is in financial trouble, he goes against the wishes of his parents and his friends and joins Team X-Bladz. Brink tries to lead a double life but will be able to pull it off? Written by Anonymous

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It Takes A Champ To Stay In Line.

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Drama | Family | Sport

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TV-G

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29 August 1998 (USA)  »

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Patinando con el corazón  »

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Trivia

Gabriella (played by Christina Vidal) is from Peru. See more »

Goofs

Before the first downhill race, there's a close-up of Gabriella as she speaks to Brink. In it, her helmet is buckled. In the next shot when she takes off, her helmet is visibly unbuckled. In the shot after that when she tucks down, her helmet is buckled again. See more »

Quotes

Gabriella: [describing her mother's reaction to her being suspended from school] There was screaming, yelling, and then there was crying and hugging. It was very Peruvian. How'd your family deal with it, Jordi?
Jordi: There was sitting and staring. And afterwards, there was more sitting and staring. And for all I know, my parents are still in the living room, sitting and staring.
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Connections

Featured in Horse Sense (1999) See more »

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Sooner or Later
Performed by Fastball
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A Family Favorite
5 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have been watching and enjoying Brink with my family since I was 10 years old in 1998. It's a favorite of mine and my family and it always will be. I think anyone who enjoys underdog stories will like this one and they should definitely check it out. It's for sure one of the Disney Channel's best releases.

Erik von Detten is great in his part, as well as Patrick Levis, Sam Horrigan and everyone else. The story is very simple but also very fun and light hearted. I also should mention that I really enjoyed the soundtrack to this one as I am a big punk and ska fan. Check this one out with your whole family if you can get a hold of it.


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