“On any day of the year, it’s summer somewhere in the world.” Everything about “The Endless Summer” is perfect. The motto, the movie title, the promotional posters, the soundtrack, the narration, and the waves. Here’s everything you need to know about Bruce Brown’s ultimate surfing movie.
Can you imagine the world without DVDs, smartphones, internet and websites? How would you plan you surf sessions without surf reports, forecasts and telecommunications? In the 1960s, the decade of “The Endless Summer,” surfing was harder, but it was simpler, too.
Bruce Brown was born on December 1, 1937, in San Francisco, California. He surfed his first waves when he was 11, at Long Beach’s Alamitos Bay.