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Zuma Beach (1978)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  27 September 1978 (USA)
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A fading rock singer goes to the beach to get away from it all and winds up getting involved in the lives of the teenage beachgoers.



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A fading rock singer goes to the beach to get away from it all and winds up getting involved in the lives of the teenage beachgoers.

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Comedy | Drama





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27 September 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Playa Zuma  »

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Don't Run Away
Written by Dick Halligan and Carol Connors
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A great fun movie to watch. By 2006 standards...
22 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hi people. Hey, this movie came out when I was about 21 and I remember feeling about the same way everyone did in this movie. I was in Los Angeles (Hermosa Beach-Hi Terry) and was unsure of myself as were most of the people in this cute movie. O.k, it lacks critical substance and Ms. Sommers seems to glide throughout the movie like her acting is similar to her character of not knowing what is up with her life. But, hey, who hasn't been there, done that, and wondered where there next step in life should be or as in the proverbial saying from my brother in law, Nick, if 'if's and but's were candy and nuts, oh what a wonderful Christmas we would all have. This simply means just watch the movie and quit trying to blame yourselfs for everything in life you did right or wrong which is what all of the characters are trying to cope with here. It is a good movie and a clean one from the long gone year of 1978 and will always remain true to my heart since I live in a land commonly now hated by the Dixie Chicks called Lubbock Texas.... Hey, you all, watch it on a late evening channel and enjoy!!!!!!!

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