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.
Bailey Chase has caught the lead role in indie drama "Tao of Surfing" with Chase's "Longmire" co-star Lou Diamond Philips directing.
Surfing serves as the unlikely focal point of "Otelo Burning," a skillfully layered exploration of life in a South African township during the last years of apartheid.
The outstanding big-wave footage proves more credible than the overfamiliar dramatics in "Chasing Mavericks," an earnest account of how Jay Moriarity became a Northern California teen surfing legend…
The twin Australian ideals of outdoor adventure and ecstatic camaraderie achieve harmonic convergence in the visceral, extreme-sport thrill-ride "Storm Surfers 3D."
Surfing meets sociology in "Splinters," a compelling docu about the sport's arrival in the Papua New Guinea village of Vanimo. Following four riders whose quest for glory is surrounded by factional…
Walden Media's tapped Gerard Butler ("300") to portray Rick "Frosty" Hesson in its upcoming surf pic "Mavericks," to be directed by Curtis Hanson.
Peter Schlessel and Bob Berney's newly formed FilmDistrict is teaming with TriStar Pictures on "Soul Surfer," based on the real-life story of surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm during a shark…
Hollywood is looking to catch a new Gidget wave.
"Hollywood Don't Surf!" will make its world premiere next month on the Croisette.
Walden Media will produce a yet-to-be-titled surfing film set at Maverick's in Northern California.