There's nothing more fun than watching skaters do their thing - except maybe actually skating! Whether or not you're an avid fan or not, you can't help but share in the adrenaline rush that skaters get when honing their craft. The new movie Waiting For Lightning hits theaters today and is the story of Danny Way, a young boy who came from a broken home and went on to attempt the impossible: jump the Great Wall of China on a skateboard!
In honor of the movie's release, from skateboarding to in-line skating, here are 5 fun skating movies:
Lords of Dogtown
Heath Ledger, Emile Hirsch and Nikki Reedstar in this movie about the real-life "Z-Boys," a group of skateboarders who revolutionized skating. Fun fact: Twilight movie director Catherine Hardwicke directed this movie!