Movies about skaters

Movies about skaters
List of the best skate movies selected by our site visitors: Skater Girl, Gleaming the Cube, The Kids Are All Right, Lords of Dogtown, Skate Kitchen, Catfish, North Hollywood, Skate Or Die, Mid90s, Chasing Mavericks.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, family, sport
CountryIndia, USA
CharactersTeens, Skaters, Poor
StyleWomens in main roles

Prerna, a teenager growing up in rural India, comes of age when she’s introduced to the sport of skateboarding. As a result, she has to fight the odds to follow her dreams and compete in the national championship.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, drama, detective
CharactersTeens, Blonde girls, Criminals, Losers
PlotAbduction, Revenge, Motorcycles, Friendship, Adoption
StyleAction, To cry, Serious, Disturbing

An Orange County teenager's carefree life of ditching class and skateboarding abandoned pools comes to a screeching halt when someone close to him dies. The cops rule the death a suicide, but the bereaved skater believes he was murdered. It's up to him to solve the case, with a skateboard.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, France
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Parents
PlotFriendship, Mystery

Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting when the father, two mothers and children start to become attached to each other.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, documentary, biography, sport
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersTeens, Friends, Skaters
PlotFriendship, Surfing, First love, Success, Jealousy
StyleExciting, To cry, Serious, For men

The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970s.

Markimdb: 6.9
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Brazil
CharactersTeens, Horses, Heroes, Skaters, Warriors
PlotSocial Media, Jealousy, Female friendship
PlaceEgypt, Party, Deserts, USA
TimeWorld War I
StyleTo cry, Soulful, For girls, Fascinating, Touching

Camille's life as a lonely suburban teenager changes dramatically when she befriends a group of girl skateboarders. As she journeys deeper into this raw New York City subculture, she begins to understand the true meaning of friendship as well as her inner self.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrereality TV
CharactersMusicians, Models, Photographers, Friends, Artists
PlotTravel, Friendship, Loneliness, Love with age difference
PlaceNew York
StyleSoulful, Tense, Fancy

Nev, a 24-year-old New York-based photographer, has no idea what he's in for when Abby, an eight-year-old girl from rural Michigan, contacts him on Facebook, seeking permission to paint one of his photographs. When he receives her remarkable painting, Nev begins a friendship and correspondence with Abby's family. But things really get interesting when he develops a cyber-romance with Abby's attractive older sister, Megan, a musician and model. Prompted by some startling revelations about Megan, Nev and his buddies embark on a road trip in search of the truth.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama, sport
PlaceVillage, Russia, USSR
TimeWorld War II

A kid must decide between choosing the future his father wants and following his dream of becoming a pro skater.

Markimdb: 4
Genreaction, comedy, musical, crime
CharactersTeens, Police
PlotAdventure, Chase, Intrigue, Mystery

Jérôme and Benjamin are two young skateboarders whose carefree existence is turned upside down when they witness the murder of a drug dealer. Rumbled by the assassins they manage to escape. Taking refuge in a police station they then discover that the criminals are actually the crooked cops. Then begins a relentless chase through the streets of Paris as Jérôme and Benjamin attempt to outwit their unscrupulous pursuers... Utilising real Paris locations and two of France's top street skaters, Skate Or Die is an adrenalin rush thriller for the Red Bull generation.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersDogs, Teens, Friends, Difficult teens, Single mothers
PlotFight, Money, Friendship, Chase
PlaceGhetto, Party, Los Angeles
TimeNew Year
StyleLight, Deep Meaning, Makes me think

Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for somewhere to belong. He finds it at the Motor Avenue skate shop.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, biography, sport
CharactersTeens, Friends, Trainers, Surfers
PlotOn real events, Obsession, Friendship, Surfing, Shipwreck
PlaceUSSR, Beach, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Serious

Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryFrance, USA
StyleSoulful, Serious, Disturbing

The teenager and skateboarder Alex is interviewed by Detective Richard Lu that is investigating the death of a security guard in the rail yards severed by a train who was apparently hit by a skate board. While dealing with the separation process of his parents and the sexual heat of his virgin girlfriend Jennifer, Alex writes his last experiences in Paranoid Park with his new acquaintances and how the guard was killed, trying to relieve his feeling of guilty from his conscience.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, adventure, sport
CharactersDogs, Teens, Friends, Skaters, Partners
PlotTravel, Friendship, Rivalry
PlaceCollege, England, London

Four skaters follow their idol on his summer tour in an attempt to get noticed, get sponsored, and become stars themselves.

Markimdb: 6.7
CountryItaly, France
PlotDancing, Life, Friendship, Family life
PlaceSchool, Italy, Party
StyleSoulful, By books, Touching, Serious

Rome, 1984, Aria is nine-year-old girl. On the verge of divorce, Aria's infantile and selfish parents are too preoccupied with their careers and extra-marital affairs to properly tend to any of Aria's needs. While her two older sisters are pampered, Aria is treated with cold indifference. Yet she yearns to love and to be loved. At school, Aria excels academically but is considered a misfit by everyone. She is misunderstood. Aria finds comfort in her cat - Dac and in her best friend - Angelica. Thrown out of both parents' homes, abandoned by all, even her best friend, Aria finally reaches the limit of what she can bear. She makes an unexpected decision in her life.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredocumentary, sport
CountryUSA, India

Meru is the electrifying story of three elite American climbers—Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin, and Renan Ozturk—bent on achieving the impossible.

Markimdb: 6.5
PlotChess, Gifts

An optimistic, talented teen clings to a huge secret: she's homeless and living on a school bus. When tragedy strikes, can she learn to accept a helping hand?

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersParents, Housewives
PlaceSmall cities
StyleSoulful, Explicit scenes, Makes me think, Serious

The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their vulnerabilities and temptations.

Markimdb: 6
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Strong women, Surgeons, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Fight, Friendship, Dolls, Computers
PlaceSchool, Trains, New York
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

A teenager transitions from female to male, and his family must come to terms with that fact.

Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersTeens, Blonde girls, Friends
PlotRacing, Adventure, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Serious

Corey and his band of skater buddies sometimes make mischief, but they're more interested in girls and having fun on their boards than in getting into any real trouble. Notorious enemy crew the Daggers, led by Tommy Hook, get their kicks terrorizing the locals at Venice Beach. When Corey starts dating Tommy's kid sister Chrissy, the Daggers are furious. The boys then take their beef to the "L.A. Massacre," a deadly skate race down a canyon road.

Markimdb: 8.1
CharactersTeens, Neighbors, Single mothers

A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.

Markimdb: 5.7
PlotDancing, Friendship
PlaceParty, Greece

Harris, a 16 year old boy spends his day skateboarding aimlessly around Athens with his friends. Vassilis, a middle aged cop, is frustrated with his dead-end job and crammed in his small apartment with his family.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, comedy, documentary
PlotBoxing, Fight

Johnny Knoxville and his crazy friends appear on the big screen for the very first time in Jackass: The Movie. They wander around Japan in panda outfits, wreak havoc on a once civilized golf course, they even do stunts involving LIVE alligators, and so on. While Johnny Knoxvile and his pals put their life at risk, they are entertaining people at the same time. Get ready for Jackass: The Movie!!

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical, adventure, family, cartoon, music
CountryUSA, Australia, France, Canada
CharactersTeens, Family, Celebrities
PlotTravel, Friendship, First love
PlaceSchool, Los Angeles

Though Goofy always means well, his amiable cluelessness and klutzy pratfalls regularly embarrass his awkward adolescent son, Max. When Max's lighthearted prank on his high-school principal finally gets his longtime crush, Roxanne, to notice him, he asks her on a date. Max's trouble at school convinces Goofy that he and the boy need to bond over a cross-country fishing trip like the one he took with his dad when he was Max's age, which throws a kink in his son's plans to impress Roxanne.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, family, cartoon, crime, detective
CharactersAnimals, Wolves, Criminals, Actors
PlotChase, False accusations

Little Red Riding Hood: A classic story, but there's more to every tale than meets the eye. Before you judge a book by its cover, you've got to flip through the pages. In the re-telling of this classic fable, the story begins at the end of the tale and winds its way back. Chief Grizzly and Detective Bill Stork investigate a domestic disturbance at Granny's cottage, involving a karate-kicking Red Riding Hood, a sarcastic wolf and an oafish Woodsman.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Fathers, Girlfriends
PlotDancing, Revenge, Money, Friendship, Computers
PlacePrison, Mexico, USA, Casino
StyleTense, Explicit scenes, Touching

Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.

Markimdb: 8.1
CharactersTeens, Friends
StyleFor a group of friends

Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Students, Punks
PlotBasketball, Money
PlaceSchool, Ghetto, Party, Los Angeles
StyleSoulful, Gloomy, Serious

Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous parents.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryHong Kong, Japan
CharactersTerrorists, Heroes, Womanizers
PlotTravel, Martial Arts, Hostage

A self-indulgent private investigator winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.

Markimdb: 7.3
CharactersHeroes, Friends
PlotFriendship, Dreams, Rivalry
PlaceMansions, USA
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, Black humor, Serious

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, crime
CountryHong Kong
CharactersHeroes, Tough guys
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Fight, Karate, Chase
PlaceItaly, Castle
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, For men

Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective, to save the beautiful Sylvia, a pickpocket.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CharactersRobots, Gods, Police, Photographers, Criminals
PlotDancing, Soccer, Fight, Money, Friendship
PlaceTrains, Ghetto, Party, Cemetery
StyleTense, Makes me think, Disturbing

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.