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Skatetown, U.S.A.

Rating:PG (N/A)
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:October 1, 1979
Running time:98 minutes
Cast:Scott Baio, Flip Wilson, Ron Palillo, Maureen McCormick, Melissa Sue Anderson
Director:William A. Levey
Producer:Lorin Dreyfuss, William A. Levey
Writer:Nick Castle, Lorin Dreyfuss, William A. Levey
Distributor:Columbia Pictures

Description: The short-lived roller-disco craze of the late 1970s served as inspiration for this dated comedy, which follows the patrons of a popular roller-disco palace as they prepare for a major race. Naturally, the climactic showdown features a wholesome, upright hero (Greg Bradford) facing the fearsome challenge of a leather-clad villain (a pre-fame Patrick Swayze).~ Judd Blaise, All Movie Guide

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