Movies written by Stacy Peralta

  • Lords of Dogtown

    I have watched this movie twice. The first time was the last time on .

    8

    A fictionalized take on the group of brilliant young skateboarders raised in the mean streets of Dogtown in Santa Monica, California. The Z-Boys, as they come to be known, perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport and eventually moving into legend.

  • Riding Giants

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    A semiserious, often rollicking, multigenerational insider's look at the origins of surfing, the colorful and subversive birth of surf culture, and the mythology and lure of the big wave.