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Beach Fever (1987)

A young Japanese entrepreneur is set on a quest by his wealthy father to find the world's best opening line in order to "get the girl". But when they stumble upon a sure-fire love potion, ... See full summary »

Director:

Alexander Tabrizi

Writers:

Francis X. Cronan (screenplay), Larry W.W. Talbot (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kato Kaelin ... Chat Frederick IV (as Brian 'Kato' Kaelin)
Rodney Ueno Rodney Ueno ... Sake
Judea Brittain Judea Brittain ... Sandy
Jeffrey Asch ... Ernie
Aaron Biston Aaron Biston ... Mario
Ron Reis Ron Reis ... Gus
Gary Roberts Gary Roberts ... Les
Lisa Carroway Lisa Carroway ... Lisa
Gloria Morrison ... Female News Reporter
George Tsaki George Tsaki ... Sake's Father
Anne Marie Hardin Anne Marie Hardin ... Fat Girl
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nina Arvesen ... Decent Girl #2
Jennifer Asch Jennifer Asch ... Girl Singer #3
Cynthia Baker Cynthia Baker ... Hooker #2
Marjorie Berg Marjorie Berg ... Lady in Leather
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A young Japanese entrepreneur is set on a quest by his wealthy father to find the world's best opening line in order to "get the girl". But when they stumble upon a sure-fire love potion, mayhem ensues. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 July 1989 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Beach Fever - kuumaa huumaa See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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At one point in production, the entire crew simply walked off the set without reason, which resulted in key scenes either being cut out of the film or never even shot and re-shoots never took place for any scenes that were shot in a less-than-stellar fashion. See more »

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The best bad movie EVER!
4 March 2008 | by misterneizgeitSee all my reviews

The most convoluted, peculiar beach movie ever made, Kato Kaelin's first movie, and one of the first films dubbed by Mystery Science Theater 3000: all these should give you some idea of how wonderfully bad this movie is. The premise involves Kato, a beach bum who has run (unknowingly) afoul of the pimp Big Daddy, meeting both the girl of his dreams, her nerdy brother, and a Japanese immigrant Saki trying to learn how to hit on women and dodge a guitar-playing beach bully. Nerdy brother invents a love potion that turns women into seductive fawning love-slaves, and Kato and Saki plan to get rich by selling it on the beach, exhibiting its properties first-hand. Unfortunately, Big Daddy gets this love potion and with beach bully's help kidnaps its creator, using its pheromones to lure all the women on the beach to him to become prostitutes for him, including Kato's love interest. Add into the fact that the movie includes sound effects, nudity in the opening credits, and a bikini-clad trio of girls providing a singing narrative, and you will agree that this movie must be watched just as an experiment to see how atrocious a film can be without spontaneously combusting.


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