Skateland (2010)

PG-13   |    |  Drama


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In the early 1980s, in small-town Texas, dramatic events force a 19-year-old skating rink manager to look at his life in a very new way.

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  • Melinda McGraw in Skateland (2010)
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  • Brett Cullen in Skateland (2010)
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9 November 2011 | jsballfamily
Where's the Skating in Skateland?
At the end my son turned to me and said, "That's it?" I graduated hs in 1983 and my 13yo son loves rollerskating so we thought this would be a great movie to watch together. I've never seen Adventureland (mentioned by some other reviewers) but I'll admit to hoping this might have some similarity to Saturday Night Fever (disco vs skating) but don't get your hopes up. Some good: the acting and the music. Some Annoying and Bad; the oh so slow, wandering plot (what plot?), the lack of actual skating scenes and the unrealistic portrayal of 'small town' Texas (not everyone dressed with the best style all the time, not all girls were hot and brainless and not all boys had perfect hair and muscles - the young men in this movie look to be in their mid to late twenties and since when did small towns have a mall?). All in all, it was a pretty boring movie and we really wish there would have at least been some crazy fun skating scenes to make the movie more exciting.

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(at around 9 mins) When Ritchie, Brent and Michelle are driving down the road, the car transmission is clearly in the "Park" position.


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Space Age Love Song
Written by
Frank Maudsley (as Francis Reynolds Maudsley), Ali Score (as Alistair M. Score), Michael Score, Paul Reynolds
Published by Universal Music - Z Tunes LLC.
on behalf of Imagem London Ltd. (ASCAP)
Performed by A Flock of Seagulls
Courtesy of Jive (UK) and The RCA/Jive Label Group, A unit of Sony Music Entertainment
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing

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