Watch: Rip Curl's Postcards From Morgs

Craig Brokensha
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Rip Curl's latest vid is a return to the longer format, taking a more fictional narative and channelling the success of Red Monkey, Full Moon. It features Morgan Cibilic hooking up with other Rippy team members while chasing waves up and down the coast. Mick Fanning, Tyler and Owen Wright star, among others shredding the East Coast during July.

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donweather commented Thursday, 27 Aug 2020 at 4:16pm

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Craig commented Thursday, 27 Aug 2020 at 4:52pm

All good here Don. Want to try again?

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donweather commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 2:05pm

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simba commented Thursday, 27 Aug 2020 at 7:17pm

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More tubes please commented Thursday, 27 Aug 2020 at 5:56pm

Loved it!

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Pops commented Friday, 28 Aug 2020 at 10:11am

Yeah good fun and a top soundtrack.
If the aim was to build Morgs' profile/persona, that worked too.

He who hesitates is lost

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Pops commented Friday, 28 Aug 2020 at 12:23pm

Also, Owen always wearing the gath except for when he was in the water was classic.

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old-dog commented Friday, 28 Aug 2020 at 5:58pm

Great classic Aussie rat bag surf clip. Makes mad wax look lame. The music really captures the free spirit and fun of the surfing lifestyle. Loved it. The surf shop scene was hilarious. Cheers.

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ringmaster commented Friday, 28 Aug 2020 at 6:56pm

Got a feeling young Morgan would go alright with the chicks....

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sacash commented Friday, 28 Aug 2020 at 7:06pm

Be good to see the big o'dog do more airs in the comps

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joeyjojo commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 3:38pm

As soon as I saw this pop up I sorta wanted to hate it. Don’t know why; maybe It was because I never liked the Original “search” series With the pico soundtrack! But glad I pulled the pin and pressed play! Best movie in a long time. Showcases everything that represents Australian surfing to me. On par with https://www.instagram.com/tv/B_6QDwynlW7/?igshid=1ekijov80og1k
Good on ya champions; Made my day.
Check ya later pussycats!

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bluediamond commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 2:17pm

Pretty sick. Next time Hollywood decides to attempt a surf movie again, i would really hope they give Vaughan Blakey a call. He has a knack of transferring the realism of the lifestyle and the energy and joy of riding waves to the screen.
Kudos to Ripcurl for returning to this format of surf flicks. Much preferred.

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KevinHardwick commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 4:02pm

sick flick !!!

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Joeblowfly commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 6:52pm

Good old Aussie larrikin humour. Some of todays surf movie makers should take note... (V.Fr). Takin the piss. Kinda reminded me of Kongs Island and Chappy Jennings

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gannet commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 6:56pm

Is it just me?
Or are all the Rip Curl team surfin like Mason?

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wallpaper commented Saturday, 29 Aug 2020 at 7:12pm

nice work Blakeys

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Walk around G commented Sunday, 30 Aug 2020 at 3:27pm

Perfect lazy Sunday arvo viewing, totally surfed out, sinking an ice cold frothy, living the dream.

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old-dog commented Sunday, 30 Aug 2020 at 5:22pm

A cross between endless summer, mad wax and the Castle, they should produce a TV series, it could be bigger than Hannah Montana. The networks would be paying RipCurl to flog their merch. Cheers.

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kirwoods commented Sunday, 30 Aug 2020 at 6:59pm

Great soundtrack, especially liking Floodlights at the 6 min mark.

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JimmyMac commented Monday, 31 Aug 2020 at 10:11am

Brilliant! So many cool references to pop culture from Star Wars to Endless Summer.

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ouboet commented Monday, 31 Aug 2020 at 10:30am

This is Gold. So grateful they're not weary about the "my angelic innocent 15 yo will forever be corrupted by seeing his idols use such vile language, and indulging in several other foms of inappropriate behaviour" lobby.

What more proof is needed that we live in The Lucky Country? Global lockdown co-incides with a winter like this.

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zenagain commented Tuesday, 1 Sep 2020 at 6:54pm

Finally got around to watching this.

On the funny scale from 1-10 (1 being Viclocal and 10 being Dave Chappelle) I'm giving it a Steve Martin.

Oh the frivolity.

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Dannon commented Saturday, 5 Sep 2020 at 6:49am

Hahahaa Zen....
Thats hilarious!

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Johan Wohlleben commented Wednesday, 2 Sep 2020 at 11:32pm

That was so much fun to watch! Laughing with tears in my eyes!! Good to see no ego’s and just loving surfing. Doesn’t matter who you are it’s all about having fun!