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Step Into Liquid (2003)

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Surfers and secret spots from around the world are profiled in this documentary.

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Dana Brown

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Dana Brown
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Credited cast:
Robert August Robert August ... Robert August
Rochelle Ballard Rochelle Ballard ... Self
Shawn Barron Shawn Barron ... Self
Layne Beachley Layne Beachley ... Self
Jesse Brad Billauer ... Self
Bruce Brown ... Self
Dana Brown ... Narrator
Taj Burrow Taj Burrow ... Self
Ken Collins Ken Collins ... Self
Ami DiCamillo Ami DiCamillo ... Self
Darrick Doerner Darrick Doerner ... Self
Richard Fitzgerald Richard Fitzgerald ... Self
Brad Gerlach ... Self
Laird Hamilton ... Self
Dave Kalama ... Self
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Surfers and secret spots from around the world are profiled in this documentary.

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No special effects. No stuntmen. No stereotypes. No other feeling comes close. See more »

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Rated PG for some language | See all certifications »

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The 66-foot wave ridden by Mike Parsons at the Cortez Bank is believed to have been the largest wave ever surfed at the time the movie was released. It has since been surpassed by a 70-foot wave ridden by Pete Cabrinha in 2004 at Peahi in Hawaii. See more »

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Dracula from Houston
Written by Nathan Calhoun and Gibby Haynes
Performed by Butthole Surfers
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Cowabunga, dude!! Surf's up in this valentine to the true extreme sport.
12 August 2003 | by george.schmidtSee all my reviews

STEP INTO LIQUID (2003) ***1/2 (Featuring as themselves: Rochelle Ballard, Shawn Barron, Layne Beachley, Jesse Brad Billauer, Taj Burrow, Ken Collins, Darrick Doerner, Brad Gerlach, Laird Hamilton, Dave Kalama, Keala Kennelly, Alex Knost, Jim Knost, Rob Machado, Chris Malloy, Dan Malloy, Keith Malloy, Peter Mel, Mike Parsons, Kelly Slater, Mike Waltze. Surf's up dude! Surfing enthusiast cum documentarian Dana Brown, son of filmmaker Bruce Brown who helmed the sport's quintessential flicks 'The Endless Summer' and 'The Endless Summer 2', picks up from his dad about the way of life for the thrill-seeking, daredevil and nature worshipping oceanographers of waycool as they embark on a globetrotting look at the awesome spectacle of catching a wave without it catching you! Jaw-dropping cinematography of 60 foot avalanches of ocean's crests glistening in glass clear blue water off Oahu, Ireland (!) and such exotic locales as Rapu Nui , Vietnam and Sheboygan, Wisconsin (!!!) Truly amazing for those uninitiated and for purists there is no substitute in realizing that it's a style of life and not a lifestyle. The real-life surfers show unbridled passion at what makes it all worth while – enjoying something you love; what's not to admire about that 'philosophy'.


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Country:

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Release Date:

29 August 2003 (USA) See more »

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Na Onda Certa See more »

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Hawaii, USA See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$135,985, 10 August 2003

Gross USA:

$3,681,803

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,041,588
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