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The Best Snowboarding Movies 

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Updated October 3, 2019 239 votes 117 voters 34.7k views 9 items

List Rules Only movies featuring snowboarding as a plot point.

A list of the best snowboarding movies. This is a list of films featuring snowboarding. We believe we've got them all, but if your favorite snowboarding film is missing, please feel free to add it to the list of best snowboarding films yourself. Unlike skiing, snowboarding is still a rather new sport. The proto-snowboard, known as a "snurfer", was created in the mid-60's, with the snowboard itself arriving in 1977.

Since then, snowboarding has gone mainstream, earning itself a place in the Olympics in 1998 and giving us myriad snowboarding movies for our entertainment. Hollywood, always one to jump onto any emerging fad, has featured snowboarding for decades and these are some of the best snowboarding films to date.

What are the best snowboarding movies? Take a look at this list and you'll find out that answer. If something is missing, feel free to add it.
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Chalet Girl is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Snowboarding Movies
PurpleRoses16 added Brooke Shields, Sophia Bush, Felicity Jones

Released: 2011

Directed by: Phil Traill

Felicity Jones, Ed Westwick, Sophia Bush Chalet Girl is a 2011 British romantic comedy film directed by Phil Traill. The film stars Felicity Jones, Bill Bailey, Ed Westwick, Sophia Bush, Brooke Shields and Bill Nighy. The film was ...more
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A. J. Cook, Victoria Silvstedt, Zach Galifianakis

Released: 2001

Directed by: Emmett Malloy, Brendan Malloy

Released: 2001 Out Cold is a 2001 American comedy film about a group of snowboarders in Alaska. It is the first feature film by the music video directing team The Malloys, after co-directing the surfing ...more

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Kate Kavanagh added That's It, That's All Terje HÃ¥konsen, Bryan Iguchi, Jake Blauvelt

Released: 2008

Directed by: Curt Morgan

Dedicated to everything snowboarding, Travis Rice and a dream team crew set out on a seek-and-destroy operation for the new zone, the new trick and the new perspective on the sport. New Zealand, ...more
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Bridgette Wilson, Devon Sawa, Rupert Graves

Released: 2002

Directed by: Christian Duguay

Released: 2002 Extreme Ops is a 2002 action thriller film directed by Christian Duguay, written by Michael Zaidan, Timothy Scott Bogart, and Mark Mullin, and starring Devon Sawa, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, ...more
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Zen Zasa added Dove Cameron, Luke Benward, Jeffrey Nordling

Released: 2014

Directed by: Paul Hoen

Cloud 9 is a 2014 American television film by Disney Channel Original Movie directed by Paul Hoen and written by Justin Ware, Don D. Scott and Katie Wech. It stars Luke Benward, Dove Cameron, ...more
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Released: 2007

Directed by: Jacques Russo

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Traci Lords, Peter Jason, Phil Morris

Released: 2005

Directed by: Jonathan Schwartz

Released: 2004 Frostbite is a 2005 film, starring Peter Jason, Traci Lords, Adam Grimes, and Phil Morris. Its main character Billy Wagstaff, played by Adam Grimes, has just been accepted to the notorious ...more
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Corey Haim, Brigitte Nielsen, Joe Flaherty

Released: 1996

Directed by: John Shepphird

Released: 1996 Snowboard Academy is a 1997 independent slapstick comedy film, starring Corey Haim, Jim Varney and Brigitte Nielsen.
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Samuel L. Jackson, Vin Diesel, Eve

Released: 2002

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Released: 2002 xXx, pronounced "Triple X", is a 2002 American action film directed by Rob Cohen and starring Vin Diesel as Xander Cage, a thrill seeking extreme sports enthusiast, stuntman and ...more

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