Bikini Beach
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The Beach Party gang is back in this third episode. This time out, the gang is visited by the handsome British pop star Potato Bug (Frankie Avalon in a dual role) who has come to CA for a little r&r. When Potato Bug sees the perky Dee Dee (Annette Funicello), he falls head over heels. This doesn't set well with her boyfriend, Frankie. Later the kids all join forces to keep aged developer Harvey Huntington Honeywagon from buying their beach and using it to build a senior citizen's resort. Honeywagon is assisted by Brandoesque biker Eric Von Zipper while the kids are helped out by the… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A horrible juvenile comedy in which surfers fight cyclists and convert their elders to the pleasures of the bronzed physique."
‑ Eugene Archer, New York Times
"In an acting stretch, Frankie Avalon here plays both his usual surfing namesake and a vacationing mop-top English singer named the Potato Bug (the sort of British invader that sank Avalon's recording career)..."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"Bikini Beach isn't 'good'. It's just tremendously, wonderfully goofy."
‑ Tim Brayton, Antagony & Ecstasy
"If the first two Beach Party movies were anything goes, Bikini Beach is everything goes."
‑ David Cornelius, Popcornworld
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