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Charlie Don't Surf is the seventh episode of the fifth season. It was released on 14 November 2008.

The father of a childhood friend of Don and Charlie asks for Don's help when Don's old pal, a former pro surfer, is found dead.


From a song by The Clash, wich is inspired by a quote of 1979 blockbuster movie "Apocalypse Now" in the first place


The title of this episode "Charlie don't surf" is a famous line from the movie Apocalypse Now. It is also the name a song by the Clash.

The episode is called "Charlie don't surf," but in fact, Charlie goes out twice to attempt surfing.


Surfers are seen riding extremely large waves (50ft according to opening numbers) a boat picks up a surfer and motors away. The ocean is now completely flat, no surf-able waves at all.

Crazy Credits[]

[This appears on the beginning of the episode] 60 knot winds 96 hour storm 1500 miles of open ocean 50 foot waves