- Awesome Music: The movie has a genuinely good soundtrack, mostly songs written for it. "The Girls of Rock and Roll" was later used in The Chipmunk Adventure, with the Chipmunks and Chipettes singing the song.
- Best Known for the Fanservice: It's a teen Sex Comedy about a bikini shop, what else would you expect?
- Big-Lipped Alligator Moment: The fashion show changes into a sequence where Cindy is somewhere in a war zone and Kathy is modeling. Kathy is able to transport Cindy out of there with The Power of Friendship. It is implied to be a fantasy or dream sequence.
- Hilarious in Hindsight: The scene where women are running down the beach in bikinis made of water-soluble thread, leading to them getting exposed when they get splashed? Yeah, someone has done that on purpose.
- Hollywood Homely: Jane is dieting and being told to lose weight before her wedding, but is played by the slender Debra Blee.
YMMV / The Malibu Bikini Shop