Songs from Movies

Back to the Beach (1987)

Cowabunga! The surfing '60s ride into the new wave as Frankie and Annette star in this hip update of their old-time, good-time beach movies. With special appearances by Bob Denver, Tony Dow, Pee-Wee Herman, Jerry Mathers and other familiar faces. Frankie and Annette grow up and have kids in the midwest. They return to LA to visit their daughter who is shacked up with her boyfriend and tries to hide the fact. They begin to have marriage problems when Frankie runs into Connie, who has erected a shrine to him in her night club. Their punk son has joined up with the local surf toughs, and things all come to a head when the toughs challenge the good guys to a surfing duel

The movie Back to the Beach, released in 1987, features 27 songs from artists like Private Domain, Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon , Connie Stevens & Dick Dale and Eddie Money. What is your favorite song from Back to the Beach?


Songs from Back to the Beach

The Loco-Motion
Absolute Perfection
Private Domain
As Beauty Does
Annette Funicello
California Sun
Frankie Avalon , Connie Stevens & Dick Dale
Catch a Ride
Eddie Money
Going Back to the Beach
Catch a Wave
Jan & Dean
Jamaica Ska
Annette Funicello & Fishbone
I Hate You
Edge of Etiquette
Limbo Rock
Chubby Checker
Like We Used To Do (Gonna Have a Party)
The Lonely Bull
Love on the Rise
Dick Dale
Pajama Party
The Raiders March
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Dick Dale
Sign of Love
Aimee Mann
Some Things Live Forever
the cast
Sun, Sun, Sun, Sun, Sun
Marti Jones
Surfin' Bird
Paul Reubens (as Pee-Wee Herman)
The Lettermen
Frankie Avalon
Watch My Body
Linda Moore
When I Go To The Beach
The Slickee Boys
Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)
Wooly Bully
Wipe Out
Herbie Hancock

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