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Zuma Beach (1978)

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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Lee H. Katzin

Writers:

John Carpenter (teleplay), William A. Schwartz (teleplay) (as William Schwartz) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Suzanne Somers ... Bonnie Katt
Steven Keats Steven Keats ... Jerry McCabe
Mark Wheeler ... David Hunter
Kimberly Beck ... Cathy
Perry Lang ... Billy
Michael Biehn ... J.D.
Biff Warren Biff Warren ... Norman
Les Lannom ... Stan
Rosanna Arquette ... Beverly
Gary Imhoff ... Frank
Leonard Stone ... Johnson
Steve Franken ... Rick
Richard Molinare Richard Molinare ... Frank
Tanya Roberts ... Denise
P.J. Soles ... Nancy
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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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Don't Run Away
Written by Dick Halligan and Carol Connors
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I can think of worse...
5 July 1999 | by corky-27See all my reviews

I can definitely think of worse ways to spend a weekend afternoon than watching this 70's jigglefest that is so reminiscent of the scads of beach movies that originated in the early 60's. Not nearly as engrossing as the best of the genre (see California Dreaming), but it does provide early screen work from Timothy Hutton, "Terminator"'s Michael Biehn, and a fantastically scrumptious Rosanna Arquette. Credits indicate an appearance by Delta Burke; look fast for I did not see her.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Playa Zuma See more »

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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