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Local Boys (2002)

PG-13 | | Drama | 23 February 2002 (USA)
Two brothers and their surfing buddies face new challenges and adventures over the course of a memorable summer.

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Randy Dobson
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Jessica Dobson
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Skeet Dobson
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Willy
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Da Cat
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Zack
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David Kamelamela
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Samantha
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Nicole (as Hilary Salvatore)
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Natalie
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Rick
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Crew Member #1
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Cop #1
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Ray (as Wade Andrew Williams)
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Two brothers and their surfing buddies face new challenges and adventures over the course of a memorable summer.

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, drug content, language and sensuality | See all certifications »
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Mark Harmon is well known for playing Leroy Jethro Gibbs in NCIS. Eric Christian Olson plays Marty Deeks in a NCIS spin-off NCIS: Los Angeles. See more »

Quotes

Ray: Hey. Your Mom home?
Randy Dobson: No, Ray, she's not.
Ray: When's she coming back?
Randy Dobson: For you? Never.
Ray: Fine. I can wait.
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Gonna Get Ya (Payback)
Written and Performed by Gary G-Wiz and Amani K. Smith
Produced by Urbanscore
Courtesy of Pressure Network Inc.
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Top of the line Action / Drama!

Every minute is important in this movie! Hit the pause button when you need to go to the bathroom, because every moment counts here! Of course there is a lot of cool surfing action, but that is not all this movie is about! It is about family, emotion and standing up for what is right! If you like "Searching For Bobby Fischer" you should like this one as well! Not to mention (or should I??)--> The sound track is perfect!


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