Jamie Kennedy's favorite movie review site
Home Reviews  Articles  Release Dates Coming Soon  DVD  Top 20s Criticwatch  Search
Public Forums  Festival Coverage  Contests About 

Overall Rating

Awesome: 22.22%
Worth A Look66.67%
Just Average: 11.11%
Pretty Crappy: 0%
Sucks: 0%

1 review, 3 user ratings

Latest Reviews

Tammy and the T-Rex by Jay Seaver

Extra Ordinary by Jay Seaver

Daniel Isn't Real by Jay Seaver

Midsommar by Rob Gonsalves

Blood on Her Name by Jay Seaver

Parasite (2019) by Peter Sobczynski

American Fighter by Jay Seaver

Moon in the Hidden Woods, The by Jay Seaver

Homewrecker (2019) by Jay Seaver

Gemini Man by Jay Seaver

subscribe to this feed

Step Into Liquid
[AllPosters.com] Buy posters from this movie
by Elaine Perrone

"Before Riding Giants, there was the (superior) Step Into Liquid."
4 stars

Step into Liquid is an exhilarating paean to surfing and a gorgeous travelogue, in its own right.

Documentarian Dana Brown, himself a second-generation surfer (his father being Bruce Brown of Endless Summer fame), takes viewers on a glorious tour of the world's oceans and beaches, from Malibu to the South China Sea and Tahiti, from Maui to Lake Michigan, Ireland, and Rapa Nui, for some stunning action sequences and interviews with surfers whose entire lives seem to be spent in search of the next wave.

My only quibble with the movie is that some of the interviews with The Surfing Faithful do tend to get a bit hippy-dippy and Zen for their own good. ("Waves are where you find them," and "The perfect wave is a choice," are a couple sample observations.)

Even so, this is 88 minutes well spent in watching athletes perform their spectacular, and often death defying, feats in some of the most breathtaking locations on God's earth.

link directly to this review at https://www.hollywoodbitchslap.com/review.php?movie=8069&reviewer=376
originally posted: 07/24/04 00:08:21
[printer] printer-friendly format  
OFFICIAL SELECTION: 2003 Vancouver Film Festival. For more in the 2003 Vancouver Film Festival series, click here.
OFFICIAL SELECTION: 2003 Los Angeles Film Festival. For more in the 2003 Los Angeles Film Festival series, click here.

User Comments

3/05/04 Goofy Maxwell Gave this Great Lakes kid a new fascination for surfing! 5 stars
9/03/03 small OK visuals, but amaturish editing and sound 3 stars
8/04/03 Alex Bing Stunning, beautiful imagery, great music - don't miss it! 5 stars
Note: Duplicate, 'planted,' or other obviously improper comments
will be deleted at our discretion. So don't bother posting 'em. Thanks!
Your Name:
Your Comments:
Your Location: (state/province/country)
Your Rating:

Discuss this movie in our forum

  08-Aug-2003 (PG)
  DVD: 20-Apr-2004



Home Reviews  Articles  Release Dates Coming Soon  DVD  Top 20s Criticwatch  Search
Public Forums  Festival Coverage  Contests About 
Privacy Policy | | HBS Inc. |   
All data and site design copyright 1997-2017, HBS Entertainment, Inc.
Search for
reviews features movie title writer/director/cast