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Teen Beach Movie (2013)

Not Rated | | Family, Fantasy, Musical | TV Movie 19 July 2013
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Two surfing lovers, whose doomed relationship is nearing to a close, find themselves swept into a a dimension traversing wave that sends them into a beach movie musical in the 60's.

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Jeffrey Hornaday

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Vince Marcello (story by), Mark Landry (story by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ross Lynch ... Brady
Maia Mitchell ... McKenzie / Mack
Gracie Gillam ... Lela (as Grace Phipps)
Garrett Clayton ... Tanner
John DeLuca ... Butchy
Chrissie Fit ... Cheechee
Suzanne Cryer ... Aunt Antoinette
Barry Bostwick ... Big Poppa
Kevin Chamberlin ... Dr. Fusion
Steve Valentine ... Les Camembert
Jordan Fisher ... Seacat
Kent Boyd ... Rascal
Mollee Gray ... Giggles
William T. Loftis ... Lugnut (as William Loftis)
Jessica Lee Keller ... Struts
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Storyline

Life's a beach for surfers Brady and McKenzie -- until a rogue wave magically transports them inside the classic '60s beach party flick, Wet Side Story, where a full-blown rivalry between bikers and surfers threatens to erupt. There, amidst a sea of surfing, singing and dancing, Brady and Mack accidentally change the storyline, and the film's dreamy hero and heroine fall for them instead of for each other! Written by The Disney Channel

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Getting trapped in a movie,,, is no day at the beach


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TV-G | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Teen Beach Musical See more »

Filming Locations:

Puerto Rico

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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Trivia

Prior to the opening credits, the premiere of the Teen Beach Movie (2013) included a dedication to beach party film legend and original Mousekateer Annette Funicello, who passed the same year as Teen Beach Movie's premiere following a long, valiant battle against MS. The dedication read, "In memory of Disney Legend Annette Funicello, the world's most beloved beach movie star." See more »

Goofs

During "Surf's Up", the hem on Macks's shorts goes from being folded up, and then back to normal, then folded again. See more »

Quotes

[while he and McKenzie are captured by Les Camembert]
Brady: It could be worse. At least my favorite movie wasn't "Tarantulas on a Train."
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Crazy Credits

Outtakes play during the end credits, followed by an additional scene: the characters from the 1960s are transported to the 2010s and are frightened by modern artifacts such as camera-phones, leading into the story of Teen Beach 2 (2015). See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

Cruisin' for a Bruisin'
Written by Mitch Allan, Jason Evigan, Jason Charles Miller and Nikki Leonti
Produced by Mitch Allan and Jason Evigan
Performed by Ross Lynch, Gracie Gillam and Jason Evigan
Courtesy of Walt Disney Records
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Not Bad At All.
26 September 2014 | by RascutinSee all my reviews

Good storyline (a used one though), great actors and actresses, excellent costumes, beautiful film location, and catchy songs. The TBM was like a combination of the movies Back To The Future, 17 Again, and West Side Story. I had never really been a huge fan of Ross Lynch before so I had no idea how good this movie was going to be. As I was listening to Ross speaking, I didn't find his voice to be "attractive". But then everybody broke out into singing and I was amazed! I later found out that Ross was the lead singer of a band with his two brothers, sister, and close friend called R5 and now I'm a fan. Anyway, TBM was a great little movie. Can't wait for the sequel! 7/10 stars.


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