Drift (II) (2013)

R  |   |  Drama, Sport  |  2 July 2013 (USA)
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In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.




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In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.

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Two Brothers. One Dream. No Rules.


Drama | Sport

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Rated R for language and drug content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

2 July 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Drift - Besiege die Welle  »

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AUD 11,000,000 (estimated)

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2.35 : 1
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Craig Anderson:  the surfer in JB's projected films - when Jimmy says "It doesn't even look like me." See more »


Near the beginning of the movie, the characters visit the Seacliffe hotel, however at the end of the movie the "Drift" store is located next door to the "Nannup Hotel" where the movie was filmed. See more »


Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.199 (2011) See more »


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Excellent wave shots, easy going story
6 August 2013 | by (San Diego , ca) – See all my reviews

Big surf, cool 70's vibe. Give this movie a chance, make popcorn and have a beer. Excellent surf photography, beautiful, rough coastline of Australia. You will enjoy this film if you remember the big boards and OP board shorts. Goes slow but gets better just like the waves!. There are great scenes where old style cameras and wetsuits are used. The actors are good, you will recognize one of the actors from the film 'Clash of the Titans'! The plot could use some help but the feel of the film is very hippie style. There is a few drug scenes but they didn't mess that up too bad. The surfing is definitely the best. Real pros in every scene with old boards used for the film to keep it true to the time. Enjoy dude!

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