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Thrashin' (1986)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Romance | 29 August 1986 (USA)
Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.

Director:

David Winters

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Brolin ... Corey Webster
Robert Rusler ... Tommy Hook
Pamela Gidley ... Chrissy
Brooke McCarter ... Tyler (as Brooke McCarter Jr.)
Josh Richman Josh Richman ... Radley
Brett Marx Brett Marx ... Bozo
David Wagner David Wagner ... Little Stevie
Chuck McCann ... Sam Flood
Tony Alva ... T.A.
Mark Munski Mark Munski ... Monk
Sherilyn Fenn ... Velvet
Gary Goodrich Gary Goodrich ... Skate Club Announcer (as Zachary)
Rocky Giordani ... Skate Club Bouncer
Steve Whittaker ... Bus Driver
Per Welinder Per Welinder ... Per - Venice Freestyler
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Storyline

Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.

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Taglines:

Nobody takes a girl from 'The Daggers' and gets away with it. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 August 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Corsa al massacro See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Skaters Chris Cook, Lance Mountain, and Allen Losi were stunt doubles for Josh Brolin. See more »

Goofs

When Corey first approaches Chrissy, a background extra is seen intentionally breaking the fourth wall as the camera follows Corey through the crowd. See more »

Quotes

Radley: Okay let's get this off.
[takes the hood off Bozo's father's car]
Corey Webster: Good work, Radster!
Bozo: [shocked] He's gonna murder me!
Radley: What? If my shop teacher saw me doing this instead of them stupid ashtrays he had me doing!
Bozo: But it looks like an ashtray!
Radley: No it does not. You know what you got here? This is a 'Kabriolet' man!
Bozo: What's that?
Radley: That's um, Hungarian for 'fast car'.
Bozo: [smiles in relief] Really?
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Crazy Credits

Catherine Hardwicke appears on-screen in the opening credits during her credit as Production Designer. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Staring Down the Demons
Performed by Animotion
Written by Don Kirkpatrick and Randy Sharp
Courtesy of Polygram
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- it still gives a real freedom-kick after all these years!!
24 February 2004 | by sanktajuliaSee all my reviews

This movie is absolutely fantastic; it's got everything to get that teen-feel going!!! Romance, action, good music, and grreat gear. I don't think they make movies like this anymore, or maybe the nostalgia is just an important factor in these kind of feel-good movies. This thing makes me want to go out & go really fast; -it still gives a real freedom-kick after all these years!!


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