Pugwall

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Family series, 42 ep
Year:
1989-1991
Year in film:
1990s
Country:
Australia
Who in shorts:
teen boys ~13
Who in shorts 2:
men
Available on DVD: yes
I own:
no
Clothing occurence:
low ?
Rating
3/10
Rating:
***
Comment: Some teen boys in different shorts, but probably most shorts aren’t shiny. Maybe the red and yellow ones. Also the red shorts of a man look shiny. Pics from s1e9 The Race. Other colors include dark blue, black, medium green, light blue and light pink (Pugwall, but not shiny). Pic 1 on left showing the drummer Orfo sitting in red shorts; my favourite band member.

Also young men shirtless in board shorts also a boy in season 2 but very brief scenes and from a distance. I don’t know all episodes (especially season 1 needs to be rechecked) but obviously few or no scenes in other episodes.

Interesting series, I used to watch back then. Also a girl and older teen boy in bib overalls, other blog, rating 5. For shorts, rating ~3-4 only.

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Sítio do Pica-Pau Amarelo

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Different fantasy family film, series, 1920 novels by Monteiro Lobata
Year:
1977, 1980s, 2001-2007
Year in film:
1977 ?
Country:
Brazil
Who in shorts:
boys ~8-12 ?
Who in shorts 2:

Available on DVD: no ?
I own:
no
Clothing occurence:
low ?
Rating
4/10 ?
Rating:
****
Comment: Some boys (and maybe girls and men?) in at least medium blue and red 70s shorts (but maybe not shiny). Red shorts also sitting, but side view. Also Daniel Lobo probably in shiny white shorts and sleeveless white/red shirt in 1986 (I currently can’t access this YouTube vid mdf0YFuqsrk). Pics should be from episode 1 of 1977.

Also boys, girls, men and women in bib overalls or similar on my other blog, rating 8 (soon to be updated). Also nice rooms.

Vids of the 80s are quite rare and most vids have a bad image quality. There are also some (publicity) pics.

So needs to be rechecked.

Update: also shirtless scenes in red shorts in 1985.

Update: Just for Kicks (2003) brand Score

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Some new pics of this one. It was difficult to identify some brands, luckily I found a close-up pic. So, the medium blue shorts in the main entry and probably one black pair (pic 4) are from the US brand Score Sports. I think I also have them elsewhere.

As said, the long yellow shorts and the red ones of Dylan (pic 2) are from Adidas. Pic 3 showing Cole in the light blue ones (also sitting but from a distance).

Also interesting the purple shorts, unknown brand, 2 yellow stripes.

Main entry, still rating 6 at

/2018/07/26/just-for-kicks-2003/

I also identified a logo, which I think had before (maybe in Cebollitas ?). It’s Golddigga.

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Just for Kicks (2003)

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Family soccer film starring the Sprouse twins
Year:
2003
Year in film:
2000s
Country:
USA
Who in shorts:
Cole, Dylan ~10
Who in shorts 2:
other boys, men
Available on DVD:
yes
I own:
no, partly TV recording ?
Clothing occurence:
often
Rating
6/10 ?
Rating:
******
Comment: Cole and Dylan Sprouse and other boys in mainly longer, medium blue shiny Soccer shorts (also sitting), the other team in longer red shorts (also a team in black ones), goalkeeper in black and also yellow ones. Also at least one boy in yellow shorts outside the field. I think Cole in light blue shorts but not sure if shiny, Dylan in black ones, woman in pink (probably not shiny).

How could I forgot this Soccer movie?

Dylan Sprouse (pictured in glasses, Cole without) also in bib overalls (since 2011 on my bib overalls blog, rating 4).

I haven’t seen this movie for a long time and have to recheck it. Also shirtless and cycling and bunk bed scenes.

I don’t like at all Dylan’s glasses and the boys are quite young, but I think I have to give at least rating 6-7. DVD title: Just 4 Kicks.

Update: I have briefly checked it. More scenes than assumed. Cole or Dylan in red Adidas shorts (brief scene) and the longer yellow shorts (other boy) are also Adidas. I think, I can identify 1 or 2 more brands. Also boys briefly in white and purple shorts. More pics soon. Not sure if it’s worth buying. I think rather few good scenes. Boys are young and mostly not that handsome. Update 2: Brand of medium blue and black is Score Sports.

/2018/07/27/update-just-for-kicks-2003-brand-score/

Stöppelkids

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Kids game show. City festival
Year:
2017, other
Year in film:
2017
Country:
The Netherlands
Who in shorts:
boys ~11-12 ?
Who in shorts 2:
girls ?
Available on DVD:
no
I own:
no
Clothingoccurence:
often- *
Rating
6/10 ?
Rating:
******
Comment: Some boys and maybe some girls in (shiny) short. Pic from the 2017 contest showing 2 boys in black and yellow shorts, both Adidas. Sitting, standing. Also a brief scene of a young boy shirtless in a pool in swim shorts.

I found this by coincidence or better hard research on YouTube. Obviusly a local contest. Not sure if broadcasted on local TV or most-likely just online.

I haven’t checked all episodes.

There are also girls in shorts, but most or all shorts aren’t shiny.

Rating even 6-7 for now.

Originally, I wanted to post “Double Dare” today. But the shorts turned out to be long jogging pants interrupted with a knee pad.

Rallyplaneten

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Kids game show, parts of Kosmos & Co
Year:
1997
Year in film:
1990s
Country:
Sweden
Who in shorts:
boys, girls ~11-12 ?
Who in shorts 2:

Available on DVD:
no
I own:
no
Clothing occurence:
very often ?
Rating
6/10 ?
Rating:
******
Comment: Some boys and girls in (at least) black Adidas Junior shorts, also wet games. Some shorts appear longer (two shorts ?). Handsome blonde kids. Maybe also some in the audience in shorts?

Another, older suggestion. Thanks very much! And sorry, I forgot these.

3 YouTube clips titled Rally Planeten, but Rallyplaneten is the correct title.

Based on the British show “Run the Risk” (and earlier Double Dare). There are also some other shows in other countries, mainly in the 90s like “Drops!” in Germany but mainly the Nickelodeon shows. But I don’t remember shiny shorts in there. Needs to be rechecked for other and upcoming clips.

No entry on IMDb. Aired on TV4. Hosts: David Hellenius and Sofia Eriksson.

Me’ever Layam

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Drama by Jacob Goldwasser
Year:
1991
Year in film:
1960s
Country:
Israel
Who in shorts:
boys ~9 ?
Who in shorts 2:
older boy
Available on DVD:
yes
I own:
no
Clothing occurence:
low
Rating
3/10
Rating:
***
Comment: Some, mainly younger boys in shorts, most notable these 2 boys in dark blue and dark green shorts. Maybe not shiny as set in the 1960s. Few scenes at 17 minutes. One older boy or young man in black shorts and a teen girl in dark blue shorts.

So rating 3-4 only. Also soon on my bedroom blog.

English title: Over the Ocean (Beyond the Sea), Hebrew title: מעבר לים

 

Update: Dallas (1978)

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I have briefly checked several episodes, mainly of seasons 8-12 (and I own seasons 13+14). I found some few more pool scenes of younger Christopher and John Ross. junior and others.

Pic 1 showing Christopher shirtless in brown/colorful or similar wet swim shorts (not shiny) in s10e3 (sitting and also walking rear view, distance). Pic 2 probably John Ross jun. in s9e27 I think in shiny swim shorts (white and black ?). Underwater scenes, also over water but few and brief scenes and distance.

Christopher also in bathing trunks, light blue or similar in s10e5, John Ross jun. in red speedos in s8e2 and a toddler (Eric Farlow as Christopher ??) in dark blue shiny shorts sitting in s8e2. There are probably more swimming scenes (of others, mainly men) in earlier episodes, but I don’t have the time to check all episodes.

Much better, of course, is older Omri Katz in purple shorts (rating 10, TOP#1)

/2016/11/06/dallas-1978/

ABC Weekend Specials: Little Lulu

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Like ABC Afterschool Specials. 82 episodes, s2e5
Year:
1978
Year in film:
1970s
Country:
USA
Who in shorts:
boys ~10-12
Who in shorts 2:
girls ~10-12
Available on DVD:
no ?
I own:
no
Clothing occurence:
medium+
Rating
6/10
Rating:
******
Comment: Several boys and girls in 70s shorts. Most shorts of the boys aren’t shiny like jeans shorts and bermudas. One blonde boy, I think Robbie Rist in white Adidas shorts or pants (and) white 70s shorts. At least 2 girls in light blue shorts. Other girls in white, light red, yellow and tight dark blue shorts. Some shorts maybe not shiny.

I found this by coincidence and like these ABC and CBS Afterschool movies (rating 10, TOP#3 on my bib overalls blog). Some few other entries here, rating up to 6.

Also soon on my pigtails blog, rating ~4-5.

For shorts rating ~6. Nice camp plot including tents and canoes. Unfortunately few boys in shiny shorts.

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Update: Baywatch (1989)

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I have briefly checked most episodes of season 1. 2 more and better pics, both from s1e3. Brandon Call and other boys in dark blue, shiny shorts. The rear view of Brandond Call looks somehow a bit strange. Maybe he’s a bit too thin.

Lots of supporting actors especially on the beach but mainly very brief scenes and from a distance.

Most men in red shorts. I have to check the later seasons (Jeremy Jackson and for supporting actors and girls/women).

Main entry, rating 8

/2017/01/24/baywatch-1989/