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The Endless Summer 2 (1994)

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Bruce Brown, king of surfing documentaries, returns after nearly thirty years to trace the steps of two young surfers to top surfing spots around the world. Along the way we see many of the... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Robert 'Wingnut' Weaver Robert 'Wingnut' Weaver ... Principal Surfer
Patrick O'Connell Patrick O'Connell ... Principal Surfer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert August Robert August ... Surfer
T.J. Barron T.J. Barron ... Surfer
Jeff Booth Jeff Booth ... Surfer
Bruce Brown ... Narrator (voice)
Todd Chesser Todd Chesser ... Surfer
Tom Curren Tom Curren ... Surfer
Mike Diffenderfer Mike Diffenderfer ... Surfer
Darrick Doerner Darrick Doerner ... Surfer
Herbie Fletcher Herbie Fletcher ... Surfer
Sunny Garcia Sunny Garcia ... Surfer
Johnny Boy Gomes Johnny Boy Gomes ... Surfer
Craig D. Gree Craig D. Gree ... Surfer
Laird Hamilton ... Surfer (as Laird John Hamilton)
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Bruce Brown, king of surfing documentaries, returns after nearly thirty years to trace the steps of two young surfers to top surfing spots around the world. Along the way we see many of the people and locales Bruce visited during the filming of Endless Summer (1966). Written by Rick Morton <RNMorton@aol.com>

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Rated PG for brief nudity and some mild language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Endless Summer II See more »

Filming Locations:

Indonesia See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$657,292, 5 June 1994

Gross USA:

$2,155,385

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,155,385
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1.85 : 1
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[As a pride of Lions attack the buggy they're driving in]
Patrick O'Connell: I thought the locals at Huntington were mean!
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Referenced in Empire Records (1995) See more »

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Not as good as the original but better than the rest
23 August 2003 | by mab8485See all my reviews

A follow-up 30 years later shows how surfing has changed in that time. The same commentary style of Bruce Brown remains entertaining. The production quality is of course improved. And the surfing footage is still excellent. One could sense Brown's disappointment when he revisited Cape St Francis, the location of the "perfect wave" in the original to see that the wave had been spoiled by development - something that one who has observed NSW's North Coast and SE Qld's changes over the past 30 years will identify with. All in all, as interesting as the original, modified for a later era, and almost as good.


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