Blue Crush Synopsis
A surfer (Kate Bosworth) falls for an NFL quarterback (Matthew Davis) in Hawaii.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The final 20 minutes of Blue Crush can stand as one of the few highlights in a movie summer of mostly hollow action-carnival fireworks. The...
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75

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
Surprisingly smart and satisfying.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Frankly, with so much to feast my dazzled eyes upon, I barely noticed that the plot was missing in action. And that's because the action...
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Fun and frivolous, packed wave to wave with gorgeous young creatures reveling in their physical prowess.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I expected another mindless surfing movie. Blue Crush is anything but.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
That's what Blue Crush is getting at: girls going for the gold in a sport that's traditionally been the domain of men.
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70

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Bosworth is a star in the making, but even she can't outshine the surfing footage, which is flat-out spectacular.
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Not the sanctioned wet T-shirt contest you might be anticipating. The Pacific is the hottest body here. And director John Stockwell handles...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Just one big wipeout.
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40

Wall Street Journal

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Be warned: Although it was filmed on the North Shore of Hawaii's Oahu island, this is a surf movie, not a surfing movie. As for the...
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Rated PG-13 | For Language, Fight, Sexual Content and Teen Partying
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 13+ Tough yet tender surfer heroine story.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF