Pipe (2011)

Not Rated | | Adventure | 1 May 2011 (USA)
The Banzai Pipeline has taken the lives of more surfers than all other waves in the world combined. Yet, each year, thousands - from international superstars to up-and-coming hopefuls - ... See full summary »

Director:

Cris Borgnine

Writer:

Kim Borgnine (script writer)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Mike Armstrong Mike Armstrong ... Pro Surfer
Dick Brewer Dick Brewer
Jeff Crawford Jeff Crawford ... Pro Surfer
Nathan Fletcher Nathan Fletcher
Ivan Florence Ivan Florence
John Florence John Florence ... (as John John Florence)
Nathan Florence Nathan Florence
Andy Irons Andy Irons
Bruce Irons Bruce Irons
Gerry Lopez
Barton Lynch Barton Lynch
Rob Machado
Liam MacNamara Liam MacNamara ... Pro Surfer
Max Madeiros Max Madeiros
Garrett McNamara Garrett McNamara
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The Banzai Pipeline has taken the lives of more surfers than all other waves in the world combined. Yet, each year, thousands - from international superstars to up-and-coming hopefuls - make the annual winter pilgrimage to Oahu's North Shore to make or break their careers on this treacherous and deadly wave. Pipe: The World's Most Infamous Wave is the first and only feature documentary that delves into the world famous Banzai Pipeline, examining the monster wave from social, economic and historical viewpoints. Veteran filmmaker Cris Borgnine weaves a tale of triumph and tragedy, featuring breathtaking hi- definition footage and an orchestral score complimented by popular licensed music from various genres. Drawing from interviews with over 50 legendary watermen spanning seven decades, rare archival photos and footage and never-before-seen vintage film from private collections, Pipe is a journey to the heart of the beast - an awe-inspiring and sometimes gritty glimpse into a world of ... Written by Chris Borgnine

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Adventure

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 May 2011 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

North Shore, O'ahu, Hawaii, USA

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Budget:

$400,000 (estimated)
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