Gleaming the Cube
Gleaming the Cube (1989)

Gleaming the Cube does for skateboarding what Over the Top did for arm wrestling -- i.e. not a hell of a lot. Christian Slater is the skateboarding star, playing Brian Kelly, a sneering and laconic teen outcast. He feels left out and… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: June 1, 1999
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Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Clint Morris
Film Threat

A Cool blast from the past that encompasses as many sensational skating sequences as it does cinematic suspense

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Sucked then, sucks now.

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Consider the cube duly gleamed.

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
AJ Verser
A very exciting thriller with the best skateboarding chase scenes I've ever seen. Slater is fantastic in this movie, and so cute. I loved it.
Sean Gillespie
This was an instant cult classic due to the cameo appearances of the most famous skaters in the world. As a film, it really doesn't stand on it's own.… More
xGary Xx
Dumb action thriller that tries to combine crime drama with skateboarding. Lacking in humour, and other than the preposterous title, completely forgettable.
Dean McKenna
This skateboarding teen action picture has Christian Slater riding out - that sucks.