As is, this summer lark has its moments but hardly merits hitting the "save" button.
This underdog story manages to get a fair bit right about early 1970s surf culture when it isn't trafficking in the hoariest of David-vs.-Goliath cliches.
A fine performance by Peter Bogdanovich lends some -- but not nearly enough -- vitality to this middling dysfunctional-family dramedy.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
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Guardians of the Galaxy
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Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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