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Surf Nazis Must Die (1987)

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When the son of a gun-wielding woman is murdered by neo-Nazi surf punks in the post-apocalyptic future, his Mama hunts them down for some bloodthirsty revenge.

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Peter George

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Jon Ayre (screenplay), Peter George (original story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gail Neely ... Eleanor 'Mama' Washington
Robert Harden ... Leroy
Barry Brenner ... Adolf
Dawn Wildsmith ... Eva
Michael Sonye Michael Sonye ... Mengele
Joel Hile ... Hook
Gene Mitchell Gene Mitchell ... Brutus
Tom Shell ... Smeg
Bobbie Bresee ... Smeg's Mom
Tom Demenkoff Tom Demenkoff ... Ariel (as Ty Thomas)
John Williamette John Williamette ... Mex
Rand Hogen Rand Hogen ... Teeth
Daniel Kong Daniel Kong ... Wang
Steve Reid Steve Reid ... Yin
Terry Lee Terry Lee ... Yang
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Storyline

When the son of a gun-wielding woman is murdered by neo-Nazi surf punks in the post-apocalyptic future, his Mama hunts them down for some bloodthirsty revenge. Written by JD-2 <Badge19@hotmail.com>

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Taglines:

The Beaches Have Become Battlefields... The Waves Are A War Zone!

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Action | Comedy | Drama | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Official Sites:

Official site | Troma

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 July 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Faszystowscy surferzy musza zginac See more »

Filming Locations:

California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Troma Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD) | (Director's Cut DVD)

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The cover to King Crimson's 1969 debut album "In the Court of the Crimson King, An Observation by King Crimson" is painted on a wall. See more »

Goofs

Throughout the movie the surf-nazi swastikas are facing different directions. Which also changes the meaning behind the symbol. See more »

Quotes

Eva: Slime-sucking Neanderthal! How dare you question my loyalty?
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Alternate Versions

The UK video was cut by 25 secs to remove footage of nunchakus and swords during fight scenes. The cuts were waived for the 2012 Arrow release. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Troma Tour 5000 (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Alcoholic's Anthem
Performed by The Tazers
Copyright 1986 The Tazers
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Beneath Teeth?
3 September 2012 | by govettSee all my reviews

Folks, eat your heart out. I know Rand Hogen, who plays Teeth. His death-scream still resonates throughout Hollywood — and Bollywood, for that matter — as the model scream for all on-screen dust-biting. As for Rand himself, I know that from his incomparable acting you'd expect him to be a glitzy, world-traveling, supercilious snob, but he's actually quite a nice guy. (Thought the same can't be said about his brother, Rory, who, while no actor himself, fancies himself God's gift to the unevolved.) The rumor through the grapevine is that two rainmaking produces in Hollywood are bruiting about a project called Surf Nazis Are Fixin' to Die II, but it hasn't got enough funding yet. It seems to be a prequel filmed in the South on the Gulf of Mexico. I think they need to raise about $200. I sure hope that Rand gets the opportunity to reprise his role as Teeth, though by now he'll probably go by the sobriquet Dentures, which more befits a superannuated man. An Oscar awaits him, no doubt. Or at least a Reynaldo.


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