The Horror Of Party Beach (1964)
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Radioactive waste dumped off the coastline creates mutant monsters. The beasts attack slumber parties, beaches, tourists, and terrorize a waterfront community as a scientist, his daughter, her boyfriend and the local police try to find a way to stop them.
Weird! Horrifying! Fantastic!
Also Known As:
Invasion of the Zombies
Title: Horror Of Party Beach, The
Release Date: April 29, 1964
Runtime: 78 mins
All Genres: Horror, Music, Sci-Fi
Colors: Black and White
IMDB Rating: 2.2
Buried.com Rating: 3.2 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With H
MPAA Rating: Unrated
John Scott ...Hank Green
Alice Lyon ...Elaine Gavin
Allan Laurel ...Dr. Gavin
Eulabelle Moore ...Eulabelle
Marilyn Clarke ...Tina
Agustin Mayor ...Mike
Damon Kebroyd ...Lt. Wells
Munroe Wade ...TV announcer
Carol Grubman ...Girl in car
Dina Harris ...Girl killed by monster
Emily Laurel ...Girl in car
Sharon Murphy ...Girl
Diane Prizio ...Girl
Bob Osborne ...Himself (member of The Del-Aires)
John Becker ...Himself (member of The Del-Aires)
Gary Robert Jones ...Himself (member of The Del-Aires)
Ronnie Linares ...Himself (member of The Del-Aires)
The Del Aires ...Themselves
Robin Boston Barron ...Biker
Floyd Keeler ...Biker
Del Tenney ...Gas station attendant
Wayne Tippit ...Drunk killed by monster
Daniel Walker ...Drunk #1
Alan V. Iselin
"The Zombie Stomp"
"You Are Not A Summer Love"
More Movie Taglines:
- Weird! Horrifying! Fantastic!
- FOR YOUR PROTECTION! We will not permit you to see these shockers unless you agree
- Hear The Del-Aires Swing Out 6 Big Beat Songs!
- Weird atomic beasts...who live off human blood!
- Horrifying!!! Teenage slumber party attacked by demons from the dead!
- The first horror monster musical!
- Dr. Gavin: Of course! This creature needs the ordinary necessities of human life - proteins, fats, sugars and so forth. But since his organs are so decomposed it needs the only food which can keep it alive. Hank Green: Blood? Dr. Gavin: Human blood. If a human body - a drowned person - were attacked by tiny sea plants which became parasites and completely infiltrated that human body before it had a chance to decompse, would the body be considered dead or alive? Hank Green: Dead? Dr. Gavin: No - it's still alive. But it's changed into a - well, is it a plant or an animal? Hank Green: It's both? Dr. Gavin: It's a giant protozoa!
[a teenage couple embrace on the beach] Girl: Johnny, I never let anyone kiss me like this before! Irving: My name's not Johnny. Girl: Well, what is it? Irving: Irving! Girl: Irving? [she resumes her sexy voice] Girl: What's in a name?
Girl: Do you believe that kissing is unhealthy? Boy: I don't know. I've never been... Girl: [interrupting] You've never been kissed? Boy: No, I've never been sick.
Eulabelle: It's the voodoo, Dr. Gavin. It's the voodoo, I tells ya!
[Elaine is recovering in bed when Hank wakes her] Elaine Gavin: Hank! Hank Green: Hello, darling. How's the leg? Elaine Gavin: Oh, it's much better. Hank Green: I just saw your father, and he's been burned badly but he'll be fine.
- A promotional sign was posted at every theater showing this film which stated: "FOR YOUR PROTECTION! We will not permit you to see these shockers unless you agree to release the theatre of all responsibility for death by fright!" Moviegoers actually had to sign a "Fright Release" before they entered the theater.
Assistant director Wayne Tippit plays one of the two drunks killed by the monster.
Horror author Stephen King cites this as one of his favorite films.
Del Tenney shot this film back-to-back with his film The Curse of the Living Corpse (1964). It was released on double feature with The Horror of Party Beach.
Director Del Tenney was apprehensive about the films combination of the teen beach movie genre and the monster horror genre, not knowing how it would go over with an audience. Tenney said he was admittedly surprised by the films success.
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