Gleaming the Cube

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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.

  1. Michael Tolkin


  2. Graeme Clifford


Top Billed Cast

  1. Christian Slater

    Christian Slater


  2. Tony Hawk

    Tony Hawk

    Tony Hawk

  3. Stacy Peralta

    Stacy Peralta

    Stacy Peralta

  4. RM

    Rodney Mullen

    Rodney Mullen

  5. Peter Kwong

    Peter Kwong

    Bobby Nguyen

  6. Steven Bauer

    Steven Bauer

    Al Lucero

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget -

Revenue $2,777,280.00

Homepage -

Release Information

  • January 1, 1989



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