Beach Party
Beach Party (1963)

Professor Bob Cummings is an anthropologist who uses a telescope to study the mating habits of teenagers, namely Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. However, Cummings' secretary Dorothy Malone wishes that his boss would get his mind… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: August 7, 1963
DVD Release Date: September 5, 2000
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Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media

Silly '60s surf musical with stereotypes, sexual situations.

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David Cornelius

a barrage of live-action cartoon madness aimed at the in-the-moment entertainment atmosphere of, well, a party.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

First of the long-running series. Not that bad and good nostalgia

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Kevin M. Williams
A bearded scientist type goes to spring break to investigate what's happening with those kooky kollege kids dancing and wiggling around next-to-naked and… More
Aj V
This is the first of the "Beach" movies with Frankie and Annette, and it's the best one of them. If you only see one "Beach" movie,… More