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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

Writers:

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

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Drama | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

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

When Mengele comes out of the bunker holding his neck, a boom mic is visible. See more »

Quotes

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

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Alcoholic's Anthem
Performed by The Tazers
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Thank god for 'Mama' Washington!
7 April 2004 | by vertigo_14See all my reviews

Troma movies are supposed to be bad. Well, I mean, they're supposed to be cheap and kind of stupid, but there always seems to be some element of fun in there...somewhere.

But Surf Nazi's Must Die was just plain awful, even for Troma. The movie plot is simple--a gang of homicidal surf nazi's run the beach. They meet their doom when they kill a young black man. His mama, Eleanor Washington, not a feeble woman at all despite their treatment of her in the nursing home, is going to take revenge on the gang who took her boy from her. And man, is she one awesome hero out to put an end to those dreadful fashion victims, the surf nazi's.

The whole movie is stupid, but the end is the real cheeser with surf nazi's battling Mama Washington in actions scene on the water on a half chopped motor boat. I think I partly cheered on Mama Washington because she was the only one to serve up a slice of revenge on some of the most annoying characters ever to be burned into film. If it weren't for her, this movie would just be pure pain on the eyes.


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