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The Prince and the Surfer (1999)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Family, Fantasy  |  21 December 1999 (USA)
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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sean Kellman ...
Cash Canty / Prince Edward of Gelfland
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Kratski
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Baumgarten
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Queen Albertina
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CT
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Melissa
Shepard Koster ...
Peter (as Shepard Kostner)
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Vince
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Dean
Katie Johnston ...
Galina (as Katie Johnson)
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Constance
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Bodybuilder (as Greg Poppin)
Steven Green ...
Bodyguard
Lawrence DiBlasio ...
Bodyguard (as Lawrence Diblasio)
Alyse Mandel Kenny ...
Maid (as Alyse Mandel)
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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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Screenwriter Gregory Poppen plays the surfer thug who chases Edward and Melissa away from his car. See more »

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Jason Strickland's last name is misspelled as "Stickland" in the closing credits. See more »

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

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Terminally silly remake of the Prince and The pauper
21 August 2002 | by (NYC/FL) – See all my reviews

Good hearted remake of the prince and the pauper tale transplanted to modern day California. Not a bad flick if you're 11 years old. don't expect to enjoy it if you're any older unless you're seriously chillin' dude.


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