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The Prince and the Surfer (1999)

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The classic Twain story "The Prince and the Pauper" gets a modern slant when Prince Edward of Gelfland switches places with Southern California surfer Cash Canty. Both discover a new world ... See full summary »

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The classic Twain story "The Prince and the Pauper" gets a modern slant when Prince Edward of Gelfland switches places with Southern California surfer Cash Canty. Both discover a new world of romance, danger, and adventure beyond their wildest dreams. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG for brief mild language | See all certifications »
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The scenes in Edward's suite were filmed on location during a particularly hot August. The Gelfland costumes were mostly wool, and very thick. Because air conditioners create unwanted noise over dialogue, they were shut off. The room temperature often climbed past 105 degrees. See more »

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Jennifer O'Neill's last name is misspelled as "O'Neal" in the closing credits. See more »

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Version of The Adventures of the Prince and the Pauper (1969) See more »

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GREAT FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT!
28 December 1999 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

I rented this for the family (two boys 6 and 12, two girls, 8 and 10). Not only did the kids enjoy the movie, both my wife and myself loved it! We were pleasantly surprised... most the time, these type of made-for-video movies are a waste. But this one had a surprising amount of warmth, adventure, great characters, and even romance! Truly something for everybody. I you haven't seen it yet, go out and get it!


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