Skateboarding movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant skateboarding movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating and serious films and TV shows about / with skateboarding, skateboard, teenager, family relations, friendship, friends, rivalry, youth, skateboarder and teenage life plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as skateboarding: Mid90s (2018), Lords of Dogtown (2005), Grind (2003), Betty (2020), The Last Day of Summer (2007), Gleaming the Cube (1989), Skate Kitchen (2018), Thrashin' (1986), The Skateboard Kid (1993), The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994).

List of skateboarding movies

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Mid90s (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for ...
Style: thought provoking, light, humorous, cynical
Plot: skateboarding, underage sex, skateboard, dysfunctional family, coming of age, friends, gay slur, teenager, teenage sex, skateboarder, foul language, misogyny ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1996
Place: los angeles, california, spain, paris france, florida ...
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Lords of Dogtown (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970s.
Style: exciting, sentimental, intense, stylized, motivational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, skateboarding, gang, fame, friendship, surfing, skateboard, rise and fall, first love, underdog, success, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: venice beach california, california, usa, los angeles, oregon ...
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 6.0
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Grind (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four skaters follow their idol on his summer tour in an attempt to get noticed, get sponsored, and become stars themselves.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: skateboarding, friendship, skateboard, road trip, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry, underdog, partners, contests and competitions, friendship between men, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, chicago illinois, santa monica california ...
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Dumb: The Story of Big Brother Magazine (2017)
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A look at the rise and fall of the subversive skateboarding magazine Big Brother, which rose to prominence in the mid-1990s and had a profound effect on the skating subculture with its unfiltered approach.
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, female nudity, urination, defecation, disneyland, alcohol, feces, drug use, pornography, male nudity, publishing ...
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Betty (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A diverse group of young women navigate their lives through the male-dominated world of skateboarding in New York City. Inspired by the critically acclaimed film Skate Kitchen.
Style: sincere, captivating, motivational, sentimental, touching
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, women, feminist, sisterhood, female friendship, friends who live together, skateboarder, teenage girl, running away from home, social media, family relations ...
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The Last Day of Summer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke Malloy is freaking out. He doesn't want tomorrow to come because tomorrow means starting Middle School...saying goodbye to summer break and hello to homework. And even worse, hello to getting picked on by Meat, the terrible torturer of new ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: time loop, skateboarding, summer, boy, introspection, youth, young heroes, teenage life, friends, hopes, mischievous children, imaginary ...
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Gleaming the Cube (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Orange County teenager's carefree life of ditching class and skateboarding abandoned pools comes to a screeching halt when his adopted Vietnamese brother dies. The cops rule the death a suicide, but the bereaved skater believes he was ...
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, murder, vengeance, dishonesty, social misfits, underdog, crimes, deadly, rivalry, amateur detective, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: los angeles
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Skate Kitchen (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Camille's life as a lonely suburban teenager changes dramatically when she befriends a group of girl skateboarders. As she journeys deeper into this raw New York City subculture, she begins to understand the true meaning of friendship as well ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, touching
Plot: mother daughter relationship, social media, skateboarding, female friendship, skateboarder, sisterhood, teenage girl, feminist, rebellious youth, party, jealousy, skateboard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Thrashin' (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Corey and his band of skater buddies sometimes make mischief, but they're more interested in girls and having fun on their boards than in getting into any real trouble. Notorious enemy crew the Daggers, led by Tommy Hook, get their kicks ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, skateboarding, gang, skateboard, kids in trouble, friends, skating, cliche, social differences, fall in love, teenage life, young lovers ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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The Skateboard Kid (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will change. But they want nothing to do with him. Then Zack makes ...
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, family relations, magical object
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The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Take a roller coaster ride full of high octane adventure as 12 year old Sammy takes to the skies. With the help of a magical flying skateboard, Sammy ends up the hottest skateboarder in town. But a group of local thrashers don't like the extra ...
Plot: skateboarding, family relations, skateboard, magical object
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The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.
Style: dark humor, sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: african american, racism, friendship, male friendship, skateboard, skateboarding, society, friends, rivalry, courage, heroes, ethnic slur ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 5.5
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Skateboard (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Hollywood agent finds himself in debt to a powerful bookie. To make a fast buck, he creates a team of exceptionally talented skateboarders and enters them in a downhill race. If they win, they will get $20,000
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, travel, team, competition, teenager, money, debt, manager, van
Time: 70s
Place: california
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Summer School (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Anita is the new girl at school. When Steve gets one look at the voluptuous transfer, it sets his girlfriend Donna into a tailspin and she'll stop at nothing to make sure these two never unite.
Plot: skateboarding, party, beach, teenager, skateboard, summer, pinball, beer drinking, frisbee, bridge, sneakers, jeans ...
Time: 70s
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 6.4
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Haggard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the true story about Ryan Dunn (played by himself) and his ex-girlfriend Glauren and how she cheated on him. After the break up Glauren is rumored to have been hooking up with heavy metal Hellboy. Ryan enlists the help of his friends Valo ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ex girlfriend, sexual humor, breakup, friendship, vengeance, infidelity, love and romance, obsessive quest, buddies, dishonesty, break up, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.6
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Hardflip (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hardflip follows the story of Caleb (Randy Wayne) a young skater whose ill mother (Rosanna Arquette) and absent father (John Schneider) leave him reaching for the only hope he has...becoming a sponsored skater. After his mother falls ill, Caleb ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: family relations, forgiveness, self discovery, youth, parents and children, ambition, teenager, skateboard, death of mother, suicide attempt, skateboarding, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san diego california
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The Smell of Us (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Self-destructive teens go skateboarding, use drugs and turn tricks in Paris.
Style: psychological, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, friendship, mother son incest, youth, underage sex, dysfunctional family, juvenile delinquency, prostitute, society, family problems, under the surface, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, comic, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: ninja, mutant, secret identity, adventure, martial arts, friendship, good versus evil, fighting crime, save the day, superhero, master villain, animal that acts human ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1990, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Life Is Ruff (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Calvin Wheeler is a scheming 13-year-old boy with everything going for him, except for an original issue of his precious comic book collection. When a prized show-dog chases him down while skateboarding one day, his owner inadvertently convinces him ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: teenager, friend, skateboard, scheme, escapades, justice, skateboarding, dog, adventure, comics, animal shelter, animal rights ...
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 7.5
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Little Children (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their vulnerabilities and temptations.
Style: sexual, sincere, thought provoking, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: adultery, strong sexual content, infidelity, sexual pleasure, extramarital affair, housewife, suburbs, love affair, unfaithful wife, parenthood, castration, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, california
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An Extremely Goofy Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: It's all extreme sports and a life of freedom as Max sets off for college -- but Goofy misses Max so much he loses his job and goes to finish college alongside Max and his friends. But as Goofy tries to get closer to Max, both must go to the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: college, friendship, goofy hero, buddies, ambition, parent child relationship, father son relationship, family relations, coming of age, school, single father, skateboard ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey
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All Together Now (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An optimistic, talented teen clings to a huge secret: she's homeless and living on a school bus. When tragedy strikes, can she learn to accept a helping hand?
Style: captivating, thought provoking, touching, psychological, uplifting
Audience: teen drama, teens, family outing
Plot: mother daughter relationship, school, death of mother, homeless, social relations, dream, parents and children, best friend, life is a bitch, friends, best friends, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Love at Second Sight (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Overnight, Raphael finds himself immersed in a world where he has never met Olivia, the woman of his life. How is he going to reconquer his wife, who has become a complete stranger?
Style: psychological, touching, surprise ending, humorous
Plot: publisher, husband wife relationship, love, alternate reality, alternate world, novelist, pretending to be gay, teacher, kiss, skateboarding, piano teacher, reading a book ...
Time: year 2009, 2000s
Place: paris france
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Struggling to keep them together, their rat sensei, Splinter, becomes worried when strange things begin to brew in New York City.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, ninja, martial arts, monster, mutant, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, save the world, computer animation, anthropomorphic animal, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2007, future
Place: new york, usa, latin america
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American Dragon: Jake Long (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: American Dragon: Jake Long is an American superhero animated television series. It produced by Walt Disney Television Animation created by Jeff Goode. It premiered on Disney Channel on January 21, 2005 and was discontinued on September 1, 2007.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, secret identity, teenage life, teenage protagonist, youth, working undercover, best friends, siblings relations, brother sister relationship, supernatural power, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
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Heal the Living (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. ...
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: hospital, organ transplant, surfer, organ donation, doctor, surgeon, surfing, surgery, operation, death, death of son, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgium
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Gerontophilia (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Lake is in a straight relationship with Desiree but finds himself becoming attracted to men at the pool. When he cannot control his desires any longer, he starts working at an adult home and starts a relationship with a much older man.
Style: touching, romantic, lyrical, sad, realistic ...
Plot: older man younger man relationship, gay bar, retirement home, unlikely couple, escapades, introspection, self discovery, golden years, aging, gay love, gay, age difference ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Veer! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jesse Sorensen ruled Florida as a pro skateboarder for over a decade. He had it all - a lucrative skateboarding contract, girls, fame and an extravagant lifestyle. Now six years later, past his prime and his usefulness in this youth-driven culture, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, skating, unfulfillment, road not taken, family relations, parents and children, skateboarder, responsibility, grownups, bar fight, self discovery, getting home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
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It's a Bikini World (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Male chauvinist Mike attempts to get an intelligent burgeoning feminist Delilah into his harem. When she resists, Mike then poses as his brother Herbert, but in the process falls in love with Delilah.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: beach, bikini, photographer, romance, womanizer, ambition, hidden identity, wooing, fall in love, battle of the sexes, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 60s
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 6.4
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Hitting Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private detective to track the killer down. She traces the murderer to ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: obsession, hit and run, crimes, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, boy, child killer, toy gun, skateboarding, woman crying ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, usa, new york, montreal
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