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Director:
Writers:
William Asher (written by) and
Leo Townsend (written by)
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Release Date:
14 July 1965 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
FOR BEGINNERS AND EXPERTS... an interesting course in THE BIRDS... THE BEES and BIKINIS See more »
Plot:
Frankie, on naval-reserve duty in Tahiti, doesn't trust Dee Dee to stay faithful, so he hires Bwana... See more » | Add synopsis »
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(12 articles)
User Reviews:
Thank You MGM!! See more (16 total) »

Cast

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Annette Funicello ... Dee Dee

Dwayne Hickman ... Ricky

Brian Donlevy ... B.D. 'Big Deal' MacPherson

Harvey Lembeck ... Eric Von Zipper
Beverly Adams ... Cassandra
John Ashley ... Johnny
Jody McCrea ... Bonehead
Marianne Gaba ... Animal

Len Lesser ... North Dakota Pete

Irene Tsu ... Native Girl
Arthur Julian ... Dr. Melamed

Bobbie Shaw Chance ... Khola Koku (as Bobbi Shaw)

Buster Keaton ... Bwana
The Kingsmen ... Themselves
Alberta Nelson ... Puss
Andy Romano ... J.D.
John Macchia ... Rat Pack

Jerry Brutsche ... Rat Pack
Bob Harvey ... Rat Pack
Myrna Ross ... Rat Pack
Allen Fife ... Rat Pack (as Alan Fife)
Sig Frohlich ... Ad Man
Tom Quine ... Ad Man
Hollis Morrison ... Ad Man
Guy Hemric ... Ad Man
George Boyce ... Ad Man
Charlie Reed ... Ad Man
Patti Chandler ... Patti
Michael Nader ... Mike (as Mike Nader)
Salli Sachse ... Bookend #2
Luree Holmes ... Beach Girl

Marianne Gordon ... Chickie

Sheila MacRae ... Secretary (as Sheila Stephenson)
Rosemary Williams ... English Girl
Jo Collins ... Beach Girl

Mary Hughes ... Beach Girl
Ed Garner ... Beach Boy
Sue Hamilton ... Peanuts (as Sue Williams)
Tonia Van Deter ... Italian Girl
Uta Stone ... German Girl
Johnny Fain ... Beach Boy (as John Fain)
Mickey Dora ... Beach Boy
Bruce Baker ... Beach Boy
Ned Wynn ... Beach Boy
Kerry Berry ... Beach Boy
Rick Jones ... Beach Boy
Ray Atkinson ... Beach Boy
Ronnie Dayton ... Beach Boy (as Ron Dayton)

Linda Bent ... Bookend #1 (as Linda Opie Bent)
Stephanie Nader ... Beach Girl
Jeannine White ... Beach Girl
Janice Levinson ... Beach Girl
Toni Harper ... Barbarette
Michele Barton ... Manicurist

Victoria Carroll ... Shoeshine Girl (as Victoria Carrol)

Mickey Rooney ... Peachy Keane

Frankie Avalon ... Frankie
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Michele Carey ... Michele (uncredited)

Elizabeth Montgomery ... Bwana's Daughter, The Witches Witch (uncredited)
Christopher Riordan ... Beach Boy (uncredited)

Directed by
William Asher 
 
Writing credits
William Asher (written by) and
Leo Townsend (written by)

Produced by
Samuel Z. Arkoff .... producer
Anthony Carras .... co-producer
James H. Nicholson .... producer
 
Original Music by
Les Baxter 
 
Cinematography by
Floyd Crosby (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Fred R. Feitshans Jr.  (as Fred Feitshans)
Eve Newman 
 
Art Direction by
Howard Campbell 
 
Set Decoration by
George R. Nelson  (as George Nelson)
 
Makeup Department
Ted Coodley .... makeup artist
Ray Forman .... hair stylist (as Ray Foreman)
 
Production Management
Jack Bohrer .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dale Hutchinson .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Karl Brainard .... properties (as Karl R. Brainard)
Ross Hahn .... construction coordinator
Richard M. Rubin .... properties
 
Sound Department
Gene Corso .... sound editor
James M. Falkinburg .... sound editor (as James Nelson)
Don Rush .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Bill Ferrier .... special effects
Roger George .... special effects
 
Stunts
Ronnie Dayton .... stunts (uncredited)
Mickey Dora .... stunts (uncredited)
Bud Ekins .... motorcycle stunts (uncredited)
Johnny Fain .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jack Beckett .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
Jack Kinney .... animator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Richard Bruno .... costume supervisor
Laurie Riley .... costumer (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Milton Lustig .... music editor
Al Simms .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Jack Baker .... choreographer
Jack W. Cash .... production assistant (as Jack Cash)
Art Clokey .... title designer: main titles
George Dockstader .... motorcycle coordinator
Christopher Riordan .... assistant choreographer (uncredited)
Phil Sauers .... surfing coordinator (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
93 min
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Color:
Color (Pathécolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Annette Funicello was pregnant during filming was shot mainly in close-up or wearing baggy clothing.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: At the start of the road race, the starter has a green flag. When we cut away to the stock footage, the starter has a red flag.See more »
Quotes:
Ricky:Maybe that's why I like you so much... you don't tempt easy.See more »
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Soundtrack:
If It's Gonna HappenSee more »

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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Thank You MGM!!, 18 July 2000
Author: Jackie19 from Texas USA

I purchased the DVD version of this movie and would like to inform other 'Beach Party' movie lovers that MGM has done a great job on the video and sound. I have in the past had to suffer through very low quality VHS copies of the Beach Party movies, where I wound up throwing away the tape and putting a VHS tape that I recorded off TV into the box. That won't be the case here! (even if I could record a DVD) As for the movie ... Well, it is my least favorite of the Frankie and Annette Beach Party movies ... And I think I'm in the majority there. But if you love the Beach Party genre of movies you have to have this one too and you don't need me to tell you about it.

<standing salute to MGM>

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