Back to the Beach
Back to the Beach (1987)

Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello not only starred in the delightfully "retro" Back to the Beach, but also served as executive producers. Appropriately set 25 years after such drive-in faves as Beach Blanket Bingo, the film… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 7, 1987
DVD Release Date: June 1, 2004
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Clint Morris
Film Threat

As fgood as taking a time-machine back to the 60's

Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

Silly, but with some great one-liners.

Dustin Putman

"Back to the Beach" is, by no means, a deep and thought-provoking motion picture, [but] when you're dealing with Frankie and Annette, what more could you ask for?

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Nell Minow
Movie Mom

Silly fun.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Face it, it just doesn't work

Blake Davis
KFOR Channel 4 News

A bouncy, high-energy spoof and one of the best movie musicals of the last couple of decades.

Scott Weinberg

Weirdly entertaining little retro flashback, full of bizarre cameos and endearingly goofball music.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
James Alvarez
I saw this in the theatre and now I have Aids.