WorldCat Identities

Brown, Bruce 1937-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 3,611 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Drama  Miscellanea  Personal narratives  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Cinematographer , Narrator, Creator, Other, Host, Scenarist
Classifications: GV840.S8, 797.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bruce Brown
The endless summer ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on the search for the perfect wave, in which two Californians take off with their surfboards for Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Tahiti and Hawaii
SpongeBob vs. the big one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded on a tropical island, SpongeBob and his friends find themselves being swept away by a giant wave. While trying to get back to Bikini Bottom they meet the infamous surf guru Jack Kahuna Laguna who tells them they must surf the legendary wave called 'The Big One' before they can get home
Step into liquid ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes you from the terrifying monstrous waves of Oahu's North Shore to the Texas waters of the Gulf of Mexico (where waves are created by massive oil supertankers) to the shores of Ireland and Rapa Nui. Told through the voices of legends, pros, and everyday surfers alike, it is not a film just for surfers, but for anyone with an appreciation for sport and an inkling of what it means to be "stoked."
The endless summer II ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The search for the perfect wave continues as a group of surfers travel the globe
On any Sunday ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the world of motocross and looks at the men who take chances with this dangerous sport -- from asphalt track contests and drag racing to cross-country and hill climbing competitions. Professional riders such as Mert Lawwill and Malcolm Smith are featured. Includes a special tribute to Steve McQueen
The endless summer revisited ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown and filmmaker son, Dana, have created an all new classic, featuring never-before-seen footage from "The endless summer" and other films. Embark on a journey of adventure, discovery, and the incredible challenge of facing a fifteen foot wall of water as the sport's greatest surfers look back on the thrills, the spills, and the movie that uniquely embraced the lifelong search for that perfect wave
The Dooley and pals show ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New Friend - Dooley and pals learn that we can become friends with all sorts of people, no matter how different or similar to us they are. Home Sweet Home - Dooley becomes a teacher and helps the kids explore space
Surfing hollow days ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown's fourth film (1961). Phil Edwards drops in on the first wave ever at Pipeline, 12 year old Peter Johnson rides Sunset Beach & Waimea, classic California at Tresties, Rincon, Brooks Street & the Wedge, first surf trip to Florida with Robert August, Mike Haley & Kemp Aaberg
Barefoot adventure ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the trials and tribulations of the barefoot adventurers from the Wedge to Waimea, Honolulu to Huntington, Santa Cruz to Kaui. Features a Bud Shank musical score, brand new narration and some of the biggest surf ever ridden, including the legendary Point surf at Makaha
Slippery when wet ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This was Bruce Brown's first surf film. It was 1958. The adventures of 5 expert California surfers on an action packed trip to Hawaii for surf and excitement. Surfers dream trip to Oahu, Del Cannon and Kemp Aaberg surfing big Sunset Beach, Henry Ford and Freddy Pfhaler ride Makaha
Surf crazy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown's second surf film made in 1959, includes on the road exploring for surf in old Mexico, Classic California surf at Rincon and Cottons, Vetzyland with Joey Cabell and Donald Takayama, huge Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach
Stoked : a history of surf culture by Drew Kampion ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surfin' shorts ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a collection of short films, tv programs and commercials made during the 1960's. The super surfer skateboard team shows off the miracle of clay wheels, P Cats surfing Dana Point, before the harbor, first ever surfing to Japan, unseen The endless summer segment, interviews with the world's best surfer, Phil Edwards & the young Corky Carroll
Water-logged ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This was Bruce Brown's fifth film. It was 1962. It's made up of highlights from his first four films, Slippery when wet, Surf crazy, Barefoot adventure and Surfing hollow days
A history of surf culture by Drew Kampion ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On any Sunday ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the world of motorcycling and motorcycle racing and looks at the men who take chances with this dangerous sport. Professional riders such as Mert Lawwill and Malcolm Smith are featured. Includes a special tribute to Steve McQueen
The endless summer collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Splash back into the surf with the landmark series that shaped half a century and changed the world of surfing forever! The breakthrough film for surfing's premiere filmmaker, Bruce Brown. The Endless Summer rides the globe in search of the perfect wave with California surfers pursuing their dream from West Africa to Tahiti. Paddle back out for the spray, speed and spills of The Endless Summer II, which picks up the adventure with a pair of surfing pros from Hawaii's Waimea to the Australian Shark's Bay. Conclude your journey with The Endless Summer Revisited featuring never-before-seen footage from the original classic complete with incredible footage of fifteen-foot walls of water and the further pursuit of life's greatest pleasure, the perfect wave."--Container
The Dooley and pals show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Four Seasons - A change of seasons raises Dooley's curiosity when it affects Mom's garden. Rainy Day Blues - Everyone has to cancel plans for a picnic when it rains, but the kids find a way to have fun indoors
Bruce Brown's the endless summer II ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the gigantic surf off Oahu's North Shore to a man made surfing park in Texas, they're in search of the ultimate wave. California's Robert 'Wingnut' Weaver and Patrick O'Connell, are chasing the sun around the globe as they journey on a non-stop, thrill-seeking adventure where it's always summer somewhere and the surf's forever pumping. Featuring spectacular footage from around the world this long awaited sequel to Bruce Brown's original hit is an unforgettable movie-going experience
The endless summer, plus, Endless summer revisited ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They call it The Endless Summer, the ultimate surfing adventure, crossing the globe in search of the perfect wave. Director Bruce Brown creates a film so powerful it has become a timeless masterpiece that continues to capture the imagination of every new generation. When it first played in theatres, audiences lined up to see it again and again, spellbound by its thrilling excitement and awesome photography. But in fact, the most compelling thing about the film is the sport of surfing itself, and once you've seen it, you'll never forget why. The endless summer revisited: Bruce Brown and his son, Dana, embark on a journey of adventure, discovery and the incredible challenge of facing a fifteen foot wall of water. Featuring never-before-seen footage from "The endless summer", the sport's greatest surfers look back on the thrills, the spills, and the movie that uniquely embraced the lifelong search for that perfect wave"--Container
 
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