The Prince and the Surfer 24 years old

Surfer's Rule!

The classic Twain story "The Prince and the Pauper" gets a modern slant when Prince Edward of Gelfland switches places with Southern California surfer Cash Canty. Both discover a new world of romance, danger, and adventure beyond their wildest dreams.


The Prince and the Surfer Cast

Name Character
Linda Cardellini She was 24, now 49 years old as Melissa
Jennifer O'Neill She was 51, now 76 years old as Queen Albertina
Robert Englund He was 52, now 77 years old as Kratski
Arye Gross He was 39, now 64 years old as Vince
Gregory Poppen He was 36, now 60 years old as Bodybuilder
C. Thomas Howell He was 33, now 57 years old as Dean
Vincent Schiavelli He was 51, 57 years old when he died as Baumgarten
Katie Johnston as Galina
Jason Strickland as CT
Sean Kellman as Cash Canty / Prince Edward of Gelfland
Allyce Beasley She was 45, now 70 years old as Constance
Alyse Mandel as Maid
Shepard Koster He was 34, now 59 years old as Peter
Lawrence DiBlasio as Bodyguard
Steven Green He was 14, 28 years old when he died as Bodyguard

The Prince and the Surfer Crew

Name Department
Arye Gross as Director. He was 39 (now 64) years old Directing
Mark Twain as Novel. He was 164 (74) years old when He died Writing
Gregory Poppen as Screenplay. He was 36 (now 60) years old Writing
Gregory Gieras as Director. Directing
The Prince and the Surfer poster
The Prince and the Surfer (24 years)

Surfer's Rule!

  • Release day: Tuesday, December 21, 1999
  • Runtime: 89 minutes