MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,981 this week

Accidental Icon: The Real Gidget Story (2010)

 |  April 2010 (USA)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 13 users  
Reviews: write review | 2 critic

Young female surfers have been nicknamed 'Gidget' for almost 50 years and yet the true story of Kathy Kohner Zuckerman, the real 'Gidget,' and how her account of surfing Malibu in the mid-... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(screenwriter)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 122 titles
created 09 Sep 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Accidental Icon: The Real Gidget Story (2010)

Accidental Icon: The Real Gidget Story (2010) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Accidental Icon: The Real Gidget Story.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

3 Weeks To Daytona is the story of a down on his luck stock car racer with one dream left to hold onto: drive with the best. Unfortunately, with a busted car, zero money, and a bad job, Chuck's limelight could be fading fast.

Director: Bret Stern
Stars: Scott Cohen, Jorja Fox, David Angelo
Gidget (1959)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young girl discovers surfing and love (in that order) during one transitive summer.

Director: Paul Wendkos
Stars: Sandra Dee, James Darren, Cliff Robertson
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An elite team of police forensic evidence investigation experts work their cases in Las Vegas.

Stars: Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads
CSI: Miami (2002–2012)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The cases of the Miami-Dade, Florida police department's Crime Scene Investigations unit.

Stars: David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodriguez
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Gregory Ruzzin
Stars: Candice Azzara, Michael Des Barres, Jorja Fox
Untitled CSI Finale (TV Movie 2015)
Crime
Director: Louis Shaw Milito
Stars: Marg Helgenberger, Melinda Clarke, Ted Danson
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Layne Beachley ...
Herself
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Narrator
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Young female surfers have been nicknamed 'Gidget' for almost 50 years and yet the true story of Kathy Kohner Zuckerman, the real 'Gidget,' and how her account of surfing Malibu in the mid-1950s became the basis for a best-selling novel and spurred a national cultural phenomenon has never been explored until now. This touching look at a unique father/daughter relationship and the connection to so many lives and pop culture stories is as original as it is fun. Capturing both a love for our beaches and a love for surfing Accidental Icon is a real California story that could only come to life at the movies. Written by Newport Beach Film Festival

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

April 2010 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Release date laurmartin

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?