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Pritchard vs. Dainton

Matthew Pritchard, Lee Dainton

Directed by Jim Hickey
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April 9, 2003

When U.K. skateboarders Matt Pritchard and Lee Dainton meet their maker, they will urinate on him, throw up on him and then beat him with a high-top sneaker. Their gang of European degenerates are amazing skateboarders, but their joyfully vile antics overshadow the rail slides and ollies: In one memorable scene, a skater craps in his hands, smiles and grinds the excrement into his face. Pritchard vs. Dainton makes Jackass look like Elmo's World.

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