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FULL SYNOPSIS

Professor Bob Cummings is an anthropologist who uses a telescope to study the mating habits of teenagers, namely Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. However, Cummings' secretary Dorothy Malone wishes that his boss would get his mind off bikinis and surfers. Meanwhile trouble brews when Eric Von Zipper (Harvey Lembeck) tries to abduct Annette. Watch for cameo appearances by Vincent Price and Elizabeth Montgomery. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

  • Release date:July 14, 1963

Cast

Robert Cummings
as Prof. Sutwell
Dorothy Malone
as Marianne
Frankie Avalon
as Frankie
Annette Funicello
as Dolores
Harvey Lembeck
as Eric Von Zipper
Jody McCrea
as Deadhead
John Ashley
as Ken
Morey Amsterdam
as Cappy
David Landfield
as Ed
Dolores Wells
as Sue
Valora Noland
as Rhonda
Duane Ament
as Big Boy
Andy Romano
as J.D.
Candy Johnson
as Perpetual Motion Dancer
Roger Bacon
as Tour Guide
Yvette Vickers
as Yogi Girls
Dick Dale
as Musician
Margaret Mason
Dick Dale
as Musician

Crew

William Asher
Director
Lou Rusoff
Producer
Samuel Z. Arkoff
Producer
James H. Nicholson
Producer
Lou Rusoff
Screenwriter
Kay Norton
Cinematographer
Les Baxter
Composer (Music Score)
Homer Powell
Editor
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