Beach Party In , Beach Party, the first official "beach party" movie, was released and became a box-office smash. One indispensable figure of almost all the beach party films, including Bikini Beach, was Harvey Lembeck in his memorable role as Eric Von Zipper. Teenagers all over America flocked to see the surfing, the mildly amusing jokes and gags, and—let's be honest here—the very healthy young people in their extremely well-fitting swim suits. Paul Lynde acts as comedic relief and, believe it or not, the indomitable Buster Keaton is present to do a few brilliant pratfalls. According to Rooney, his agent gave him hell for accepting the role; he had been approached by American-International directly and his agent had no part of the deal. It's good clean fun, and I think you'll have a wonderful time doing it. The money he earned probably came in handy, too, as Rooney had recently declared bankruptcy.
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Y] 16 July The beach party movie genre reached its apogee in with what is almost unanimously regarded as the finest beach party film, Beach Blanket Bingo. To meet girls, and to learn to ski. Last year the fest tried to break the Guinness World Record of the largest gathering of people dressed as Chaplin. Ride the Wild Surf English-language films s comedy films s sequel films s teen films films American comedy films American films American International Pictures films American sequel films Beach party films Films directed by William Asher Mermaids in film Films about singers Films set on beaches Films adapted into comics.
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It is still in use today. Beach Blanket Bingo is a great movie by all accounts. Please Sign In again, to make changes to your account. A bronze statue of him resides in town. The London-born Chaplin had a penchant for marrying teenage women, and ended up fathering 11 children.
Description: In , because of his alleged Communist politics, the U. When the film became a hit, and the inevitable sequel featured Jason as the new killer, Miller was disappointed. Films directed by William Asher. Yes No Report this. The final classic beach party film and I use the term film loosely was 's Ghost in the Invisible Bikini.