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Step Into Liquid

By Nell Minow, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

All about the sights, which are glorious.

Movie PG 2003 90 minutes
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age 10+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 9+

Inspiring, beautiful, heartfelt stories about surfing

Surfers from around the world, from different backgrounds, ages and capabilities tell their stories about what surfing and being in the ocean means to them. Amazing cinematography and created by the son of the creator of "Endless Summer".

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age 11+

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The classic 1966 documentary The Endless Summer by Bruce Brown introduced audiences around the world to the glories of surfing and made the search for the perfect wave thrilling and epic. Brown's son Dana created STEP INTO LIQUID, another movie about surfing and also a stirring tribute to waves, sun, and the people who believe that they best honor nature and the farthest potential of the human spirit by riding on the waves.

You may believe that, too, as you see the heart-stoppingly magnificent swells on the most beautiful beaches of the world and the intrepid and deeply devoted people who surf them. The stories are striking, but this movie is all about the sights, and they are, simply, glorious. The cameras take us inside the pipe waves so that we can almost smell the saltwater. It is a very sweet ride.

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