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Gidget ★★ 1959

A plucky, boycrazy teenage girl (whose nickname means girl midget) discovers romance and wisdom on the beaches of Malibu when she be comes involved with a group of college aged surfers. First in a series of Gidget/ surfer films. Based on a novel by Freder ick Kohner about his daughter. 95m/C VHS . Sandra Dee, James Darren, Cliff Robertson, Mary Laroche, Arthur O'Connell, Joby Baker; D: Paul Wendkos; W: Gabrielle Upton; C: Burnett Guffey.