Starring Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Martha Hyer, Don Rickles, Harvey Lembeck and John Ashley, "Bikini Beach" (also known as "Sexy building - bikini beach") is a Comedy/Musical/Romance film directed by William Asher, released in the USA on July 22 of 1964.
It's where the girls are BARE-ing... the guys are DAR-ing and the surf's RARE-ing to GO-GO-GO
Who directed "Bikini Beach":
Bikini Beach was directed by William Asher, an American director, writer, and producer.
Before Bikini Beach, William Asher had directed Muscle Beach Party, released in 1964, Johnny Cool (1963), Beach Party (1963), The 27th Day (1957), The Shadow on the Window (1957), and Mobs, Inc. (1956). Since, he directed Beach Blanket Bingo, released in 1965, Fireball 500 (1966), Night Warning (1983), Movers & Shakers (1985).
When was "Bikini Beach" released:
Bikini Beach was initially released on Wednesday, July 22, 1964, in the United States. Other films released on Wednesday, July 22, 1964 are Good Neighbor Sam (dir. David Swift), Marnie (dir. Alfred Hitchcock), and Shock Treatment (dir. Denis Sanders). This was fifty-five (55) years ago.
It has been released on Sunday, July 25, 1965 in the United Kingdom and on Wednesday, July 31, 2002 in Germany.
Who is at the casting of "Bikini Beach":
At the casting of Bikini Beach we find Frankie Avalon, previously seen in Muscle Beach Party (1964) and Beach Party (1963); Annette Funicello (Muscle Beach Party (1964), The Misadventures of Merlin Jones (1964)); Martha Hyer (The Carpetbaggers (1964), The Man from the Diner's Club (1963)) [ more... ]
- Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Don Rickles, Harvey Lembeck, John Ashley, Jody McCrea, Donna Loren and Timothy Carey also appeared together in Beach Blanket Bingo, released in 1965.
- Donna Loren and Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Don Rickles, John Ashley, Jody McCrea, Candy Johnson, Delores Wells also worked together in Muscle Beach Party, released in 1964.
- Delores Wells and Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Harvey Lembeck, John Ashley, Jody McCrea, Candy Johnson, Meredith MacRae have all also be seen in Beach Party, released in 1963.
- Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Don Rickles, Harvey Lembeck, Jody McCrea, Candy Johnson and Donna Loren also appeared together in Pajama Party, released in 1964.
- Harvey Lembeck and Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello also appeared together in Fireball 500, released in 1966.
- Harvey Lembeck and Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello also appeared in Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine, released in 1965.
What is the Storyline of "Bikini Beach":
School is out and the teenagers head for the beach. All is well until millionaire Harvey Huntington Honeywagon III (Wynn) comes around, convinced that the beachgoers are so senselessly obsessed with sex that their mentality is below that of a primate ? especially Honeywagon's wunderkind pet chimp Clyde, who can surf, drive, and watusi better than anyone on the beach. With the teenagers demoralized and discredited, Honeywagon plans to turn Bikini Beach into a senior citizens retirement [...]
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