Surfer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant surfer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, feel good, sexy and entertaining films and TV shows about / with surfer, beach, surfing, surfboard, friends, youth, love and romance, friendship, bikini and flashback plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Australia, Japan and other countries.
surfer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as surfer: Psycho Beach Party (2000), Point Break (1991), Chasing Mavericks (2012), Wild Wheels (1969), Surf II (1984), The Shallows (2016), Escobar: Paradise Lost (2014), Surf's Up (2007), Orange County (2002), In God's Hands (1998).

List of surfer movies

Psycho Beach Party (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Spoof of 1960's Beach Party/Gidget surfing movies mixed with slasher horror films. A not-so-innocent girl in 1960's Malibu becomes the first girl surfer at Malibu Beach, only she suffers from dissociative identity disorder and occasionally ...
Style: not serious, witty, dark humor, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, surfer, slasher, beach, revenge, surfing, teenage life, serial killer, psychopath, youth, friends, party ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: italy, europe, florence
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Point Break (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves The Ex-Presidents commit their crimes while wearing masks of Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, bank robbery, undercover, surfing, extreme sports, surfer, special agents, working undercover, fbi, ex athlete, wave, track down ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hawaii
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Chasing Mavericks (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.
Style: uplifting, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: surfing, sport, ambition, friends, lifestyle, coach, teenage life, mentor protege relationship, obsession, surfer, wave, progress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Wild Wheels (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of surfers use dune buggies to protect their beach from a gang of invading bikers.
Plot: surfer, biker, motorcycle gang, biker gang, musician, police, motorcycle, fight
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Surf II (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Nerd Menlo wants to get revenge on some surfers by selling a bad batch of soda called Buzz Cola which turns people into mutant zombies. Its up to Jocko, Chuck, Bob and their surfer buddies to save the day.
Style: scatology, gross out humor
Plot: mutant, surfer, blonde, sexual humor, concert, water, autopsy, shorts, high school teacher, frog, geek, arcade ...
Place: california, southern california
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The Shallows (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An injured surfer stranded on a buoy needs to get back to shore, but the great white shark stalking her might have other ideas.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: survival, shark, trapped, island, surfing, ocean, death, strong female character, shark attack, lone hero, young woman, stranded ...
Place: tijuana mexico, mexico, australia, texas
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Escobar: Paradise Lost (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, Belgium, Panama
Duration: 120 min.
Story: For Pablo Escobar family is everything. When young surfer Nick falls for Escobar's niece, Maria, he finds his life on the line when he's pulled into the dangerous world of the family business.
Style: touching, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: drug dealing, murder, surfer, fall in love, love and romance, romance, gangsters, drugs/alcohol, crimes, crime, siblings relations, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1991, 1990s
Place: colombia
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Surf's Up (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Cody is a surfing penguin from Shiverpool who dreams of making it big and being like his idol Big Z. On his journey he discovers his talents are not all he thinks they are and he must learn to accept that their is more to surfing than fame and ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, entertaining, stylized, witty ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: surfing, friendship, jungle, surfboard, island, mentor, athlete's life, hopes, follow your dream, ambition, world champion, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, hawaii, california
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Orange County (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shaun Brumder is a local surfer kid from Orange County who dreams of going to Stanford to become a writer and to get away from his disfunctional family household. Except Shaun runs into one complication after another starting when his application is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, college, family relations, teenage life, eccentric family, high school life, lifestyle, parents and children, love and romance, teachers and students, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, yale university, southern california, mexico
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In God's Hands (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three pro surfers - gifted Shane, once-great Mickey and rising young star Keoni travel to Madagascar, Bali and Hawaii in search for the ultimate wave.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, travel, surfing, wave, surfboard, surfer, adventure, contests and competitions, escapades, sport, love and romance, track down ...
Place: latin america, usa, hawaii, mexico
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Blue Crush (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets between Anne Marie and her board. Living in a beach shack with three roommates, she is up before dawn every morning to conquer the waves and count the days until the Pipe Masters competition. Having transplanted herself to Hawaii with ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: surfing, sport, friendship, beach, sea, american football, surfer, romance, coming of age, siblings relations, love and romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, california, new jersey
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Teen Beach Movie (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Cowabunga! Catch a perfect wave of fun in the sun, splashed with excitement, surprises and budding romance. Life's a beach for surfers Brady (Ross Lynch) and McKenzie (Maia Mitchell) – until a rogue wave magically transports them inside the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, summer, getting home, parallel world, time travel, surfer, teenager, love and romance, surfing, beach, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 21st century, 2010s ...
Place: usa
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Blue Crush 2 (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Haunted by the memory of her deceased mother, Dana leaves Malibu behind and heads to South Africa to fulfill her mother's dream of surfing Jefferys Bay.
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, ocean, beach, surfer, ocean or sea, best friends, youth, parents and children, fall in love, follow your dream, love and romance, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, beverly hills, africa
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The Brice Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wannabe surfer parties on the French Riviera while awaiting the perfect wave.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: surf, disorder, ambition, friends, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, failed attempt, surfer, mermaid
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, riviera, europe, france, mediterranean sea
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Caught Inside (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Surfing charters are meant to be a trip to Paradise. With six male surfers stuck on a boat, there's bound to be some friction. When two of the surf crew are replaced at the last minute with girls - the heat is turned way up. The one single girl ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: ocean or sea, friends, danger, isolation, rivalry, survival, psychopath, ship, confined, losing-it hero, surfing, yacht ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia
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Surf Party (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Arizona youth enjoy sun, surf and music in Malibu, Calif.
Plot: beach, surfer, coming of age, gigolo, surfing, pier
Place: california
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The State I Am In (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With 1970s Germany in the background, this film depicts the story of a family from the “R.A.F. Terrorist” group and their search for a normal life and their inner self.
Style: sentimental, gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: chases and races, eccentric family, teenage love, coming of age, family relations, fugitives, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love, family in crisis, family problems, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, portugal, europe, brazil
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Malibu Spring Break (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two Arizona girls head out to the Malibu beaches for a springbreak of partying and fun in the sun. Malibu Spring Break is a 2003 comedy starring Playboy Bunny Pilar Lastra. It also stars Kristin Novak and Charity Rahmer.
Style: sexy
Plot: beach, surfer, summer, black panties, panties, female nudity, blue panties, mini skirt, female removes her clothes, panties pulled down, housekeeper, sex scene ...
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Love Has Many Faces (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman (Lana Turner) lives in Acapulco with moochers and a husband (Cliff Robertson) who married her for her money.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: beach, rescue, americana, estrangement, love and romance, doctors and patients, romance, crimes, fall in love, dishonesty, deadly, wooing ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, rebelliousness, friends, love and romance, looking for sex, twentysomething life, music, adolescence vs adulthood, rock ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
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Ride (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.
Plot: surfing, aspiring writer, young man, beach, driver, surfer, mother son relationship
Place: california, pacific ocean
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Garage Sale Mystery: The Beach Murder (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Annie Winters is a long-time customer of Rags-to-Riches and her husband Garret is a wealthy internet entrepreneur. When Garret’s dead body is found washed up on the beach, it looks like an apparent surfing accident. But Annie doesn’t believe the ...
Plot: teenage crush, business partner, amateur sleuth, murder disguised as accident, murder, death of husband, husband wife conflict, murder of husband, murder by drowning, murder investigation, school play, surfer
Time: 2010s
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American Beach House (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What happens when six lucky strangers, three handsome young guys and three beautiful sexy young women, from all over the world, win a random contest-- an all expenses paid trip to an amazing beach house in glamorous Malibu, California, thanks to a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: beach, bikini, holiday, disorder, couples, buddies, friendship, comedy of errors, isolation, confined, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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Newcastle (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 17-year old Jesse lives in the shadow of his older brother Victor's failure to become surfing's Next Big Thing. Even when he's in his natural habitat of magnificent surf breaks, his blue-collar future is brought home by the coal ...
Style: realistic, feel good, sexual, sexy, serious
Plot: friendship, youth, family relations, surfing, love and romance, gays and lesbians, buddies, twins, lifestyle, siblings relations, teenage love, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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Gewoon Vrienden (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about two young men, their relationship and their relationship with their mothers.
Plot: gay relationship, gay, homosexuality, gay love, gay brother, gay son, gay couple, love, romance, youth, cultural difference, homophobic slur ...
Place: amsterdam
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High School Debut (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the best selling manga, Haruna Nagashima (Ito Ono) devoted herself to softball while in middle school. Now that she is in high school, Haruna believes its time find a boyfriend. Unfortunately for Haruna, she didn't pay attention to ...
Plot: walking on a beach, japanese girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, calling for help, japanese schoolgirl, pencil, first date, corridor, girlfriend, teenager, cinema ...
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Baywatch (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, entertaining, gross out humor ...
Plot: lifeguard, drug dealer, beach, rookie, chase, police car, disguise, conspiracy, party, crime, sea, yacht ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, california
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Beach Ball (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Edd Byrnes tries to get an ethnic-music-studies grant to buy instruments for his rock and roll group.
Style: offbeat, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: beach party, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, relationship vs career, love and romance, music, college, ambition, disorder, buddies, siblings relations, performer's life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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SPF-18 (2017)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 18-year-old Penny Cooper spent years pining for Johnny Sanders Jr., but when a mysterious musician shows up on the beach, Penny is torn.
Plot: beach, perfume, male objectification, female voyeur, naked in public, beach house, hollywood, awkward situation, country singer, grief, binoculars, male nudity ...
Place: malibu california
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Gidget's Summer Reunion (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gidget's Summer Reunion is a 1985 television film produced by Columbia Pictures Television for television syndication. It was written by Robert Blees and George Zateslo and directed by Bruce Bilson and starred Caryn Richman as Gidget.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: surfer, beach, birthday, surfing
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