Blue Crush
Blue Crush (2002)

Nothing gets between Anne Marie and her surfboard. Living in a beach shack with three roommates including her rebellious younger sister, she is up before dawn every morning to conquer the waves and count the days until the Rip Masters surf… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 14, 2003
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Critic Score: 61% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The surfing sequences are exhilarating, but the plot is pretty forgettable and trite.

Hazel-Dawn Dumpert
L.A. Weekly

In all, American girls could do worse than have Blue Crush as their own summer action movie.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

A pure celebration of riding the waves.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Affable yet forgettable...

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Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

The movie isn't nearly dumb enough to be much beach fun.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

A big, sexy, sun-splashed thrill ride.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Tough yet tender surfer heroine story.

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Dennis Lim
Village Voice

The body-doubling and face-pasting are unfortunately blatant.

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Scott Foundas
Variety

Blue Crush has all the trappings of an energetic, extreme-sports adventure, but ends up more of a creaky "Pretty Woman" retread, with the emphasis on self-empowering schmaltz and big-wave surfing that gives pic its title an afterthought.

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Todd Gilchrist
IGN Movies

Sporting a cast of up-and-coming actresses, John Stockwell's surfing flick offers up a slice of entertainment that acknowledges its roots and whose throw away pleasures arrive with no guilt.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Jay Hutchinson
The viewer stands to gain little from watching this film. Its boring, recycled plot can be found in many sports movies. Athlete is good at his/her sport, gets… More
Film Crazy
i quite liked this movie, its sweet enough not a movie i'd watch again though i dont think , although i liked the friendship and it is quite amusing in… More
Melvin White
Kate Skarratt: And when I tell you to go, you gotta go. You gotta paddle your little heart out. You can't hesitate, you can't pull back, you… More
Anthony Lawrie
Who would have thought a film with three beautiful girls in bikinis? would be so un-entertaining! This is awful but beautifully shot.
KJ Proulx
A solid chick flick that delivers when it comes to the oceans and its small stories that flow with it's average dialogue. I can only mildly recommend this,… More
Daniel Perry
ACTUAL TRANSCRIPT OF RECORDED MARKETING MEETING, BILLABONG INC., JUNE, 2002* MARKETING DIRECTOR: Alright, word's just come down from the board that we… More