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Gidget’s Hawaiian Dream

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961): Deborah Walley and Michael Callan. Advertisements

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Hawaiian Lobby Cards

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961): 19 year old Deborah Walley and 23 year old  James Darren.    

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Gidget goes water-skiing

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961): James Darren (born 1936), Vicki Trickett (born 1938), Michael Callan (born 1935), Bart Patton (born 1939), Deborah Walley (1941 – 2001), Jan Conaway (born 1938), Robin Lory (? – ?), Don Edmonds (1937 – 2009), Arnold … Continue reading

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Michael Callan

Michael Callan (born Martin Harris Calinieff, 22 November 1935, Philadelphia PA) Moondoggie’s rival in Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1959), his fifth feature film appearance. Other credits include Because They’re Young (1960) with Dick Clark, Warren Berlinger, James Darren; The Flying Fontaines … Continue reading

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Hawaiian autographs

James Darren (born 1936), Deborah Walley (1941 – 2001), Michael Callan (born 1935) — Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961).

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WOW What a figure!

Gidget Goes Hawaiian is outgrossing the first Gidget by 52% in its first 152 engagements! from Columbia!

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she had left her heart in California

Gidget Goes Hawaiian by Frederick Kohner | BUT — She had left her heart in California and nothing — well, almost nothing — could make her forget… See Deborah Walley, the new Gidget, in the sparkling motion picture GIDGET GOES … Continue reading

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As performed in the motion picture…

Not to be outdone by “Tammy” (and her faithful goat), “Gidget” is also back in a sequel — a broad but bouncy one — with some pretty Hawaiian scenery for armchair travelers. Replacing Sandra Dee, as the briskly virtuous teen-ager … Continue reading

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pretty Hawaiian scenery for armchair travelers

Not to be outdone by “Tammy” (and her faithful goat), “Gidget” is also back in a sequel — a broad but bouncy one — with some pretty Hawaiian scenery for armchair travelers. Replacing Sandra Dee, as the briskly virtuous teen-ager … Continue reading

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James Darren

James Darren: born James William Ercolani, 8 June 1936, Philadelphia USA. First credit Rumble on the Docks (1956) with Timothy Carey. Selected credits: Gidget (1959 – Moondoggie) with Sandra Dee Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961 – Moondoggie) with Deborah Walley Gidget … Continue reading

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Joby Baker

Joby Baker: born Joseph N. Baker 26 March 1934, Montreal Canada. Along with James Darren, appeared in the first three Gidget movies.

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Marriage Contract

Pretty Deborah Walley Is Unhappy; Wants To Get Out Of Her Contract. Many girls dream of going under contract to a major movie studio, but not Deborah Walley. This tiny bundle of dynamite did just that. Now she wants to … Continue reading

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Gidget fishing

Deborah Walley; Actress, 57. SEDONA, Ariz., May 14, 2001 — Deborah Walley, who appeared in a series of 1960s beach movies, died on Thursday at her home. She was 57. The cause was esophageal cancer, said Julie Parrish, a friend. … Continue reading

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Gidget #2

Deborah Walley: Gidget #2, Bonnie Graham, Linda Hughes, Lucy Turner, Lili Morton, Les the drummer, and Delilah Dawes.

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There’s no tan like a Coppertone suntan

Michael Callan (born Martin Calinieff, 22 November 1935, Philadelphia USA) and Vicki Trickett (born 2 September 1938, Kansas City USA), co-stars in Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961). Trickett retired in 1963 after only four film credits, to leave Hollywood and bring … Continue reading

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Another beach movie quartet

James Darren, Deborah Walley, Michael Callan and Vicki Trickett in Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961).

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These boots are made for fishin’

  

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Get Happy! Get With It! Have Yourself A Hawaiian Holiday with Gidget!

James Darren, Deborah Walley, Vicki Trickett, Michael Callan in a photo + poster for Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961).

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Gidget in the 19th century

Deborah Walley and James Stacy in Walt Disney’s period movie Summer Magic (1963) starring Hayley Mills, Burl Ives, and Dorothy Maguire, with Pete Brown in a supporting role. This was Deborah Walley’s second Walt Disney movie, and her second movie … Continue reading

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Gidget and Moondoggie in Hawaii

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961) starring Deborah Walley and James Darren.

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Gidget #2

Deborah Walley (1941 – 2001)

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Deborah Walley – “She’s Kicking Up A Storm In Hollywood”

SCREEN STORIES November 1961 features Deborah Walley on the cover.

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Deborah Walley goes hawaiian

Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961) starring an 18 year old Deborah Walley

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James Darren

James Darren (born James William Ercolani, 8 June 1936, Philadelphia Pennsylvania) First credit: Rumble on the Docks (1956) Jimmy Smigelski … Gidget (Columbia 10-Apr-1959) Moondoggie (Jeff Matthews) Gidget Goes Hawaiian (Columbia 2-Jun-1961) Moondoggie (Jeff Matthews) Gidget Goes to Rome (Columbia … Continue reading

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Linda Benson

Linda Benson (born Linda Rae Benson, 24 May 1944 Encinitas, California Gidget (1959) stunt double Gidget Goes Hawaiian (1961) stunt double Muscle Beach Party (25 Mar 1964) surfer girl Bikini Beach (22-Jul-1964) beach girl Pajama Party (11 Nov 1964) pajama … Continue reading

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