Aside from the great 'Dogtown and Z-Boys,' film makers have never really given skaters their proper due in the spotlight. Regardless of whether you think it's a sport or a hobby, skateboarding isn't easy and there's more to skateboarders than a complete disregard for their personal well-being.

After winning some major awards at this year's South by Southwest Film Festival, we're getting our hopes up that 'Dragonslayer' will do for skateboarding what 'The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters' did for video games. So click through to check out the debut trailer and weigh in on the rest of the trailers that broke this past week.
Fireflies in the Garden Movie Poster
Fireflies in the Garden
Based on 14 critics

Successful novelist Michael (Ryan Reynolds) visits his family in the Midwest, only to learn that his... Read More

The Rum Diary Movie Poster
The Rum Diary
Based on 37 critics

As the Eisenhower era draws to a close, journalist Paul Kemp (Johnny Depp) decides he's had enough of... Read More

Dragonslayer Movie Poster
Based on 11 critics

A professional skateboarder drifts through life with seemingly little regard for adult responsibilities,... Read More

George Harrison: Living in the Material World Movie Poster
George Harrison: Living in the Material World
In Theaters on 2011

Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews,... Read More

Stay Cool Movie Poster
Stay Cool
In Theaters on September 16, 2011

A successful author (Mark Polish) reunites with a high-school beauty (Winona Ryder) when he returns to... Read More

Tyrannosaur Movie Poster
Based on 18 critics

An angry, violent alcoholic (Peter Mullan) finds respite with a devout woman (Olivia Colman) whose husband... Read More