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Lords of Dogtown

Based on the true story of a group of kids from Vince Beach, California (played by Heath Ledger, Stephanie Lamb, Emile Hirsch, Victor Rasuk, and John Robinson), who formed a skateboarding team and revolutionized the sport with their extreme moves and attitude. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: D+
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 107
Theater Release: 02 Jun 2005
Video Release: 26 Sep 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Lords of Dogtown is rated PG-13: for drug and alcohol content, sexuality, violence, language and reckless behavior - all involving teens

Cast: Emile Hirsch, Heath Ledger, Nikki Reed
Studio: 2005 Sony PIctures

Detailed Review

Skateboard parks have sprung up in urban centers around the world. But it wasn't always so. In the mid-60s, the popular teen fad of the 1950s had practically disappeared.… 
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