Entertainment The Best Frankie Avalon Movies  

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List of the best Frankie Avalon movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Frankie Avalon's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Frankie Avalon movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Frankie Avalon movies will be at the top of the list. Frankie Avalon has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Frankie Avalon movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Frankie Avalon films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Frankie Avalon role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Frankie Avalon performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

A list made up of films like Charlie Gracie: Fabulous! An Intimate Portrait of a Rock Pioneer and Muscle Beach Party.

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John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy-drama film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. It is based on Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs' 1971 musical of the same ...more
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Vincent Price, Annette Funicello, Yvette Vickers
Beach Party was the first of several beach party films from American International Pictures aimed at a teen audience. This film is often credited with creating the beach party film genre.
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Don Rickles, Linda Evans, Annette Funicello
Beach Blanket Bingo is an American International Pictures beach party film, released in 1965 and was directed by William Asher. It is the fifth film in the beach party film series. The film ...more
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John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Frankie Avalon
The Alamo is a 1960 American historical epic film about the 1836 Battle of the Alamo produced and directed by John Wayne and starring Wayne as Davy Crockett. The picture also stars Richard ...more
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Stevie Wonder, Elizabeth Montgomery, Don Rickles
Bikini Beach is a 1964 American teen film directed by William Asher and starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. The film belongs to the beach party genre of movies, popular in the 1960s. ...more
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James Brown, Annette Funicello, Yvonne Craig
Ski Party is a 1965 American comedy film directed by Alan Rafkin, and released by American International Pictures, starring Frankie Avalon and Dwayne Hickman. Ski Party is part of the 1960s ...more
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Don Rickles, Annette Funicello, Peter Lorre
Muscle Beach Party is the second of seven beach party films produced by American International Pictures. It stars Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello and was directed by William Asher, who also ...more
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O. J. Simpson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lori Loughlin
Back to the Beach is a 1987 comedy film starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello, directed by Lyndall Hobbs. The original music score is composed by Steve Dorff. The film generated a total ...more
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Teri Garr, Buster Keaton, Don Rickles
Pajama Party is a 1964 beach party film starring Tommy Kirk and Annette Funicello. This is the fourth in a series of seven beach films produced by American International Pictures. The other ...more
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Ray Milland, Frankie Avalon, Jean Hagen
Panic in Year Zero!, sometimes known as End of the World, is a 1962 science fiction film directed by and starring Ray Milland. The original music score was composed by Les Baxter. It was written ...more
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Vincent Price, Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon
Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine is a 1965 American International Pictures comedy film directed by Norman Taurog and starring Vincent Price, Frankie Avalon, Dwayne Hickman, Susan Hart and ...more
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Mickey Rooney, Carol Channing, Burgess Meredith
Skidoo is an American comedy film directed by Otto Preminger, starring Jackie Gleason and Carol Channing, written by Doran William Cannon and released by Paramount Pictures on December 19, 1968.
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Mickey Rooney, Elizabeth Montgomery, Buster Keaton
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini is a 1965 Pathécolor beach party film from American International Pictures. The sixth entry in a seven-film series, the movie features Mickey Rooney, Annette ...more
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Barbara Eden, Joan Fontaine, Peter Lorre
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is an American science fiction film, produced and directed by Irwin Allen, released by 20th Century Fox in 1961. The story was written by Irwin Allen and Charles ...more
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William Shatner, Frankie Avalon, Jim Backus
Operation Bikini also released as The Seafighter is a film released in 1963 by American International Pictures. It was directed by Anthony Carras and starred Tab Hunter, Frankie Avalon, and ...more
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Jeanne Crain, Frankie Avalon, Alan Ladd
Guns of the Timberland is a 1960 feature film starring Alan Ladd and Jeanne Crain. It was made by Ladd's Jaguar Productions and released through Warner Bros..
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Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon, Fabian
Fireball 500 is a stock car racing film, blended with the beach party film genre. A vehicle for stars Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, and Fabian, it was one of a string of similar racing ...more
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Frankie Avalon, Shirley Eaton
The Million Eyes of Sumuru is a 1967 British spy film produced by Harry Alan Towers, directed by Lindsay Shonteff and filmed at the Shaw Brothers studios in Hong Kong. It stars Frankie Avalon ...more
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Bob Hope, Tuesday Weld, Frankie Avalon
I'll Take Sweden is a 1965 comedy film directed by Frederick de Cordova, and starring Bob Hope, Frankie Avalon, and Tuesday Weld.
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Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, Connie Francis
Jamboree, known as Disc Jockey Jamboree in the United Kingdom, is the name of a black and white 1957 rock and roll film, directed by Roy Lockwood. Its story is about a boy and girl, Pete Porter ...more
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Charlie Gracie: Fabulous! An I... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Frankie Avalon Movies
Charlie Gracie: Fabulous! An Intimate Portrait of a Rock Pioneer Paul McCartney, Frankie Avalon, Graham Nash
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Movie Songs Live Debbie Reynolds, Lulu, Frankie Valli
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Buster Keaton, Cesar Romero, Eve Arden
Sergeant Dead Head is a 1965 musical comedy film written by Louis M. Heyward and directed by Norman Taurog.
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The Haunted House of Horror Frankie Avalon, Dennis Price, Jill Haworth
The Haunted House of Horror, also titled Horror House and The Dark, was an early type of teen "slasher film" set in late 60's England. It starred Frankie Avalon and Jill Haworth as ...more
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Robert Wagner, Frankie Avalon, Carolyn Jones
Sail a Crooked Ship is a film directed and written by Irving Brecher.