Big Wednesday (1978)

Love them or hate them, here are Hollywood's best attempts at surf movies.

Alex Burd Alex Burd

Pretty much every American film made in the 1970s was about Vietnam – even surf movies. This film tells the story of three surfers who progress from bunking off High School to surf to one dying in ‘Nam.

The film was derided on its release and flopped massively but has now achieved cult status.

Best Line:Come on Jack, summers almost over, lets get radical!’

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