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A group of teenagers have a band, Mystery, with Jennie as the lead singer. They go to a bar at the coast and play during the summer. Jennie falls in love with the owner of the bar, Martin. ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Jennie Lee
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Martin Falcon
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Mooch
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Nickie
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Billy
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Tina (as Debbie Harry)
Chris Nash ...
Frankie
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Bunny Slotz
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Hubba
Kevin Haley ...
Josh
Peter Craig ...
Mig
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Sal
Sheryl Ann Martin ...
Bunny's Girl
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Girl at Campfire
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A group of teenagers have a band, Mystery, with Jennie as the lead singer. They go to a bar at the coast and play during the summer. Jennie falls in love with the owner of the bar, Martin. They get an offer to play in Europe and perhaps become famous. But are they ready for it? Written by Mattias Thuresson

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12 February 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Femmine sfrenate  »

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$8,253,123 (USA)
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Trivia

The title was changed to "Girls Of Summer" for the film's television debut, ostensibly to fool viewers who had already seen the film or perhaps because it was a dud at the box office. See more »

Quotes

Martin Falcon: [walks in, drunken, to find his guard dog soothed by intruders] What have you done to my dog? You broke my dog!
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Crazy Credits

The Mystery performs "Satisfaction" on stage through most of the closing credits. See more »


Soundtracks

C'mon Everybody
Performed by Jennie Lee & The Mystery
Composed by Eddie Cochran & Jerry Capehart
© 1958 Courtesy of SBK Unart Catalog Inc. (BMI)
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Nostalgia factors huge into my review....
26 May 2003 | by (Fenton, MO) – See all my reviews

I haven't seen this in ages but I can tell you, as a teen I watched it over and over and over. I'm not sure how it would hold up to new viewers, though. It's a really fun film about a girl band trying to "make it" and facing all the dilemmas that can pop up when a bands just starting to get a feel for themselves and their music. Each member has a unique personality that really meshes in a fun way. I hope they issue this one out on DVD at some point because I'll be first in line to purchase.


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