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Gogo, a Martian teenager, is sent to Earth to prepare the way for an invasion. The first Earthling he meets, one Aunt Wendy, is a rich widow who runs a dress shop catering to teenagers. Her... See full summary »

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Gogo, a Martian teenager, is sent to Earth to prepare the way for an invasion. The first Earthling he meets, one Aunt Wendy, is a rich widow who runs a dress shop catering to teenagers. Her nephew, Big Lunk, is a volleyball-loving guy with little interest in romance, which causes frustration for his girlfriend Connie. Naturally, Gogo meets Connie and they fall in love. Meanwhile, Aunt Wendy's shady neighbor and his gang concoct a scheme to part Aunt Wendy from her cash. Also meanwhile, the local motorcycle gang wants revenge on the volleyball players for... getting footprints on their beach. Somehow all the subplots come together at the pajama party. Written by George S. Davis

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11 November 1964 (USA)  »

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The Maid and the Martian  »

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$200,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Toni Basil:  During the 'fashion show' at Dorothy Lamour's store, watch for the last model who comes out - it's young choreographer, and eventual singer of "Mickey", Toni Basil. See more »

Goofs

During the chase scenes, the woman who lands on J.D.'s motorcycle is seen on the back of the motorcycle minutes before she actually lands on the back of the cycle. See more »

Quotes

Big Bang The Martian: [Talking about Go-Go the Martian to Socum] It's not that I don't like him, it's just I can't stand him!
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Referenced in Drive-in Movie Memories (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

There Has to Be a Reason
by Guy Hemric and Jerry Styner
Performed by Annette Funicello (uncredited) and Tommy Kirk (uncredited)
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Cult Beach Film obviously inspired "Rocky Horror"
26 August 2003 | by (Land Of Lincoln) – See all my reviews

I just watched this beach flick and I'm certain that the music in Rocky Horror was influenced by this awesome surf and skin flick. There's even a scene where Tommy Kirk has a "Transducer". The story is less than ridiculous and that makes it enjoyable camp from the summer in America before the Beatles. West Side Story it's not, but the dancing and music are so expertly snychronized you'll think the actors are computerized. Look for Buster Keaton as "Cowabunga", he steals the show!


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