Gleaming the Cube (1989)

The cult classic 80’s B-film where the slacker skateboarder gets off his butt and cases down criminals. A skateboarding boy named Brian played by Christian Slater has a pretty normal life until his brother dies. The cops think it’s a suicide yet he won’t believe it and follows some Vietnamese guys he thinks did it when he gets into a lot of trouble and has to ride his skateboard to save the day.

Directing:
  • Graeme Clifford

Writing:
  • Michael Tolkin

Stars:
Release Date: 1989-01-13
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  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 109
  • Revenue: $2,777,280
Ed Lauter
Ed Lauter
Mr. Kelly
Steven Bauer
Steven Bauer
Al Lucero
Charles Cyphers
Charles Cyphe...
Harvey McGill
Christian Slater
Christian Sla...
Brian
Max Perlich
Max Perlich
Yabbo
Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk
Tony Hawk
Stacy Peralta
Stacy Peralta
Stacy Peralta
Rodney Mullen
Rodney Mullen
Rodney Mullen
Peter Kwong
Peter Kwong
Bobby Nguyen
Richard Herd
Richard Herd
Ed Lawndale
Art Chudabala
Art Chudabala
Vinh Kelly
Micole Mercurio
Micole Mercur...
Mrs. Kelly
Christian Jacobs
Christian Jac...
Gremic