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VHS cover - 411 VM Best of Volume 4

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Best of Volume 4
411 VM
1997, 45 minutes
Current Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

This Best of 411 Volume 4 contains: <b>Profiles</b> of Marc Johnson, Andrew Reynolds, Rune Glifberg, Rodney Mullen and Daewon Song. <b>Rookies</b> with Chad Fernandez, Sad, Pat Channita and Brad Hayes. <b>Wheels of Fortune</b> with Jerry Hsu, Cairo Foster, Jon West, Adrian Lopez, Jim Greco and Enrique Lorenzo.

Joe Flesci February 06, 2002

411 Best of issue 4 reminds me of an issue of Transworld magazine. Transworld magazine reminds me of a textbook, except for most textbooks don't have ads. Technically, the substance and variety of terrain is all there, but it's kind of boring. Maybe this means I'm a sucker for gimmicks, but Lance Mountain's different intros are kind of funny for each video and often are the only part which doesn't follow the 411 textbook format. Bottom line: filmed well, produced well, good skateboarding and a variety of music, but probably belongs in the generic section of your local mall shop.

Joe Flesci

P.A.T. 3000 June 24, 2002

This video gets a big hoo-ha for the fact that it's actually a magazine. No, not a magazine that you would keep in your bathroom or go to Borders to not pay for, but a video magazine. It even includes all the advertisements that we love. Besides those advertisements, there is also lots and lots of skating. I mean lots. 45+ minutes of power to be exact. During those 45+ minutes you can see profiles of Marc Johnson, who I think is talking to Fruit of the Loom for a calf-high crew sock sponsorship, Andrew Reynolds, who likes to kickflip 13 stairs at a time with a 10 foot runway, Rune Glifberg, with his Denmark style of ass-kicking, and also Rodney Mullen and Daewon Song, who make me feel dumb about skating but smart at the same time from Rodney's science reading. This video has an arsenal of hard-hitters so you're guaranteed to get some of what you want. One thing that makes this video viewing worthwhile is Jesse Paez' big frontside 180 noseblunt. I found that when I watched it over and over again I reflexively made this sucking-air noise with my mouth followed by some super rad comment like, "hella."

P.A.T. 3000

What to Expect:

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Featured Skaters:
Pat Channita
Chad Fernandez
Cairo Foster
Rune Glifberg
Jim Greco
Brad Hayes
Jerry Hsu
Marc Johnson
Adrian Lopez
Enrique Lorenzo
Rodney Mullen
Andrew Reynolds
Daewon Song
Jon West

Sound Track:
If you dig the music from Best of Volume 4, check out the soundtrack for it.

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