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Big Wednesday (1978)

PG
120 min | Drama, Sport

The lives of some California surfers from the early 1960s to the 1970s.
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Karen Rea (as Karen Rea Grossman)
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$ 11,000,000
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Release date
May 26, 1978 (United States)

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64 cast members
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Jan-Michael Vincent
Matt Johnson Matt Johnson   See fewer
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William Katt
Jack Barlow Jack Barlow   See fewer
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Gary Busey
Leroy Smith Leroy Smith   See fewer
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Patti D'Arbanville
Sally Jacobson Sally Jacobson   See fewer
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Lee Purcell
Peggy Gordon Peggy Gordon   See fewer
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Darrell Fetty
Jim 'Waxer' King Jim 'Waxer' King   See fewer
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Gerry Lopez
Gerry Lopez Gerry Lopez   See fewer
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Hank Worden
Shopping Cart (as Hank Warden) Shopping Cart (as Hank Warden)   See fewer
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Joe Spinell
Psychologist Psychologist   See fewer
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Steve Kanaly
Sally's Husband Sally's Husband   See fewer
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Barbara Hale
Mrs. Barlow Mrs. Barlow   See fewer
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Reb Brown
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Keith Davis
Ostrich Ostrich   See fewer
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Johnny Fain
Breathman Breathman   See fewer
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Rick Dano
Panhead Panhead   See fewer
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Geoff Parks
Crusher Crusher   See fewer
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Ivar Arai
Boogie Boogie   See fewer
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Frank McRae
Sergeant Sergeant   See fewer
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Perry Lang
Tall Kid Tall Kid   See fewer
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Michael Raden
Denny (as Mike Raden) Denny (as Mike Raden)   See fewer
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Kathy McCullen
Party Girl Party Girl   See fewer
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Charlene Tilton
Party Girl Party Girl   See fewer
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Terry Bolo
Party Girl Party Girl   See fewer
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Kevan Dignam
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Sherry Lee Marks
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Cindy Daly
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Lynn Theel
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Janet Julian
Party Girl (as Janet Johnson) Party Girl (as Janet Johnson)   See fewer
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Lorie Busk
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Jack Bernardi
Tailor Tailor   See fewer
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Arthur Rosenberg
Official Official   See fewer
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Stephen Mendillo
Orderly Orderly   See fewer
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Todd Lookinland
Surfer (as Todd Lookingland) Surfer (as Todd Lookingland)   See fewer
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Gary Boyle
Surfer Surfer   See fewer
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Sascha Jensen
Surfer (as Sasha Jensen) Surfer (as Sasha Jensen)   See fewer
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Christopher Woods
Lifeguard Lifeguard   See fewer
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Jimmy Bracken
Kid Surfer Kid Surfer   See fewer
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Kevin Schultz
Surfer Surfer   See fewer
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Stacy Keach Sr.
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Iris Korn
Old Woman Old Woman   See fewer
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Ollie O'Toole
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Celia Milius
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Brain Damage Vincent
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Clete Roberts
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Herb Voland
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John Milius
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Jeffrey Paul Morgan
Inductee (uncredited) Inductee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard O'Neal
Veteran surfer (uncredited) Veteran surfer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lora Marie Taylor
Party Girl (uncredited) Party Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marty Thomas
Pipeline Seth (uncredited) Pipeline Seth (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorinda Townsend
Party Girl (uncredited) Party Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dana Winseman
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7.3 / 10 | 5,314 votes