Surf Ninjas
Surf Ninjas (1993)

A pair of hot young southern California surfers are shocked to discover that one of them is the crown prince of a little-known Southeast Asian country. This youth-oriented comedy chronicles their adventures as they try to avoid a pack of… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 20, 1993
DVD Release Date: September 3, 2002
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12%
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User Score
68%


Critic Score: 12% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times

Oh, gee, have I given too much away? Is there something in this lyrical narrative that can't be detected in the first five minutes?

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Janet Maslin
New York Times

Another of Hollywood's efforts to prove that the American mall mentality is at home in any corner of the globe.

TV Guide

[Boasts] a concise, witty script, an extremely likeable and attractive group of performers, and an abundance of exciting, well-staged kung-fu combat scenes.

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Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer

What do ninjas and surfers have to do with each other? You've got me, and I heroically sat through all of Surf Ninjas.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

It's a real riot when a guy goes tumbling and thudding down a 300-step flight of stone stairs only to climb back up and do it again. What inspired comedy!

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Stephen Hunter
Baltimore Sun

Here's the concept: These ninjas surf!

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Daniel M. Kimmel
Variety

Action is relatively mild for the genre and, unfortunately, so are the jokes.

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Richard Harrington
Washington Post

An inoffensive slice of summertime fun.

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Kevin A. Ranson
MovieCrypt.com

No, no, no, No, NO!

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Lenny Muggsy
As a kid, amazing, As a lost man, pathetically funny.
Steven Vincent Gee
This action-comedy family film mix of several different genres loses focus. A movie so bad, so stupid, so silly and outrageous that it makes you fall out of… More
EightThirty .
Heaps of fun with the Family ^_^
Patrick Dolan
I loved this as a kid, but I don't think I want to watch it again, I'm sure it won't hold up to my expectations.
Dean McKenna
Ninja nonsense! This action-comedy family film mix of several different genres loses focus, but kids will get a big kick out of it.
Leo L
A movie from my childhood. Hilarious!!