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Surf School (2006)

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A rag-tag bunch of seniors, complete outsiders at their surf-crazed Laguna Beach High School, decide to crash the biggest team surf contest. In order to prevail, however, they must do one ... See full summary »



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A rag-tag bunch of seniors, complete outsiders at their surf-crazed Laguna Beach High School, decide to crash the biggest team surf contest. In order to prevail, however, they must do one important thing...learn to surf! We're taking your classic Cinderella story into the world of surfing, complete with hi-jinx and the aesthetic beauty of surf mecca Costa Rica, our spectacular set location. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Sport

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Rated R for sex-related humor/dialogue and brief partial nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

1 September 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Escola de Surf  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Harlan Williams was asked why he didn't list it in his film credits. His response, "You actually saw that piece of sh*t?" See more »


Obvious stunt double when Taz is surfing. See more »


Tillie: Well, as you know, every revolution requires a secret mission or two to level the battlefield, so Boris and I whipped up a little something that might even the odds tomorrow.
Taz: What is this?
Tillie: Microscopic crabs. Kind of tough to focus on your surfing when you got those cute little critters dancing in your shorts.
Boris: In 1971, I put the crabs like that into the jockstrap of President Nixon. I was towel boy in racquet club, and there is famous film of Nixon shaking the hand of Chinese premier, and then ...
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References Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) See more »


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Written by Chet Powers
Performed by Laura Bell Bundy
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A really LOL movie
20 September 2010 | by See all my reviews

Ha, You guys just don't have a sense of humor.

Let's put it this way - the sound effects alone made me laugh, like when they play a scream every time the goth chick shows up, or the swayed sound whenever the burnt-out blond surf dude says something. I don't know there's something I just like about this movie, like it's actually a meta flick somehow, like the director is just making fun of people who make fun of this movie. It's not really a comedy at all, it's a meta comedy. And I love it.

"Larry, you should be spanking the monkey, not dreaming about it". Come on, that's hilarious. Tacky but fun. You have to watch thousands of tacky American comedies to find one gold nugget like this that is actually funny no matter what the haters say.

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