Operation Bikini ★½ 1963
Although set in WWII, this AIP flick was aimed at the teen market with Avalon pop-singing his way through the unlikely action as part of a naval demolition team. Old salt Brady and his submarine crew must deliver Frankie and his pals to Bikini Island for a super-secret mission. 83m/C VHS . Frankie Avalon, Tab Hunter, Scott Brady, Jim Backus, Gary Crosby, Jody McCrea, Michael Dante, Eva Six; D: Anthony Carras; W: John Tomerlin; C: Gilbert Warrenton; M: Les Baxter.