Entertaining sequel to "Johnny Tsunami" finds Vermont-based snowboarding teen Johnny returning to his home state of Hawaii for his grandfather's wedding. While there, he helps his run his relative's surf shop and catches plenty of waves. But when his"uncle" (who happens to be the 12-year-old son of his new step-grandmother) gets involved with a dangerous gang of mountainboarders who threaten his family's business, Johnny steps in to save the day. Brandon Baker, Jake T. Austin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa star. 92 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; featurettes; music videos.
Directed by Eric Bross (STRANGER THAN FICTION), this sequel to the Disney channel original movie JOHNNY TSUNAMI introduces the sport of Dirtboarding into the mix. In JOHNNY KAPAHALA: BACK ON BOARD, teenage surfing and snowboarding sensation Johnny Kapahala (Brandon Baker) returns home to Hawaii for his grandfather, Johnny Tsunami's (Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa), wedding. Johnny quickly finds out that he has a new 12-year-old uncle, Chris, the son of his grandfather's wife. Chris is part of the Dirt Devils, a Dirtboarding team, and he gets Johnny involved in a conflict between local surfers and mountain boarders. Director Eric Bross Star Brandon Baker, Jake T. Austin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Robyn Lively, Mary Page Keller, Yuji Okumoto, Andrew James Allen, Special Features: Full Frame - 1.33 Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround - English Additional Release Material: Interview - DIRTBOARDING: Cast & Crew Interviews Bring You Into the World of this Extreme New Sport Featurette - 1. ANGLE ON: BOARD STUNTS Music Video - Music Performances Runtime: 92 minutes Year of Release: 2007.