Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi (2006)
Movie: Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi
- Director: Cesario Montao
- Stars: Dennis Hopper, Jay Adams, Salman Agah, Micke Alba, Tony Alva, David Arquette, Rick Blackhart, Neil Blender, Myles Breiner, Eric ‘Tuma’ Britton, Bob Burnquist, Steve Caballero, Kareem Campbell, Don Cassel, Barrett Deck
- Release Date: April 07, 2006
- Run Time: 98 min
- Genre: Documentary, Sport
The rise, fall, and rebirth of Christian Hosoi, the young man who helped skateboarding re-emerge as a major cultural influence in the 1980s. The inventive skater and businessman was incarcerated in 2000 for trafficking controlled substances across state lines, and since his parole in 2004, the Born-Again Christian has dedicated his life to being a good father and positive influence on the sport.