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"It Takes A Champ To Stay In Line."
  • PG
  • 1998
  • 1 hr 39 min
  • 6.9  (6,859)

In the late 90s, Disney Channel was home to a variety of original movies, including the beloved sports-themed flick, "Brink!" The movie centers on Andy "Brink" Brinker (Erik von Detten), a teenage rollerblader and leader of the in-line skating crew called the "Soul Skaters". In the film, Brink's crew is a group of friends who live and breathe rollerblading. They love to ride together and have a great time doing so. However, when Brink's family hits hard times financially and he learns that the super-cool X-Blades rollerblading crew is looking for new members, he decides to try out for the squad instead.

As Brink tries to juggle the two groups, he starts to lose sight of what really matters to him: his true friends and the joy of rollerblading. Brink's once carefully balanced life starts to unravel as he realizes the price of selling out and must make some difficult decisions.

Throughout the movie, Brink finds himself stuck in the middle of an intense rivalry between the Soul Skaters and X-Blades. As he tries to keep his foot in both worlds, the two groups collide in a high-stakes rollerblade race to determine which crew truly reigns supreme.

Along the way, Brink learns tough lessons about friendship and loyalty, and how important they are for growing up and building lasting relationships. With excellent performances from the young cast, some impressive rollerblade stunts, and a feel-good soundtrack, "Brink!" is an entertaining trip back to the late 90s that will leave you feeling nostalgic for a simpler time.

The trio of Erik von Detten, Sam Horrigan, and Christina Vidal play off each other brilliantly, and you can't help but root for them to come out on top in the end. The characters are well-developed, and the movie's central conflicts feel natural and convincing.

Though it may not reinvent the wheel or push any boundaries, "Brink!" succeeds at what it sets out to do: entertain, inspire, and promote positive values. The movie's message about the importance of staying true to oneself and never giving up on what you love is a timeless one that still resonates today.

Overall, "Brink!" is a classic Disney Channel movie that has stood the test of time. It's the perfect film for a fun family movie night or for anyone who loves a feel-good sports story with a heart. Roll on, Soul Skaters!

Brink! is a 1998 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9.

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  • Runtime
    1 hr 39 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (6,859)