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Dogtown and Z-Boys

HD   PG-13 Closed Captioning

Stacy Peralta

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About the Movie

This award-winning, thrilling story is about a group of discarded kids who revolutionized skateboarding and shaped the attitude and culture of modern day extreme sports. Featuring old skool skating footage, exclusive interviews and a blistering rock soundtrack, DOGTOWN AND Z-BOYS captures the rise of the Zephyr skateboarding team from Venice's Dogtown, a tough "locals only" beach with a legacy of outlaw surfing.


Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 95
  • Fresh: 87
  • Rotten: 8
  • Average Rating: 7.5/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Package is lively, if loosely structured. – Dennis Harvey, Variety, Jul 7, 2010

Fresh: You want to know more about their private lives than you get. But most viewers may be too stoked by the sheer adrenaline rush of the subject to care. – David Ansen, Newsweek, Aug 1, 2008

Fresh: Few sports films catch their time, place and sport so well. – Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune, Jul 7, 2010

Fresh: The film has an infectious enthusiasm and we're touched by the film's conviction that all life centered on that place, that time and that sport. – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, Jul 7, 2010

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Customer Reviews

Dogtown and the Z-boys

Dogtown and The Z-boys is an insanely good documentary. you learn so much about how skateboarding even started. every skater should see this

must see

This documentary is sick it is a must see for anyone intrested in the history of skateboarding

would like to see to BUY

It looks cool, and it's the 99 cent of the week but I'd like to see these 99c movies to buy for 99cents, not just rent

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