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The Kellerman's Song, Layers in Bed, Orbach and I/Me?

When it comes to eighties movies, I’m not as solid on Dirty Dancing as I am on Fletch, but I watched it recently with my children, because what I remembered about it as I flipped through OnDemand Family Movies was the Kellerman’s song, and I had definitely forgotten how much of the plot hinges on back alley abortion. 483 more words


Death by Sequel

I’m not entirely sure what compels a production company to sign off on awful sequels to incredible films, but it can often ruin the original for many of its fans. 293 more words


(Not Remotely) Forgotten Classics: "Dirty Dancing"

(Not Remotely) Forgotten Classics: Dirty Dancing

I had the pleasure of seeing an outdoor screening of this 80’s classic in Williamsburg Brooklyn yesterday( ducks flying tomatoes) and seeing as I’d never actually watched it all the way through before and therefore had no attachment to it why not take this opportunity to ask that age old question……. 680 more words


Why's everyone such a dick in this movie?

There was a very intense period in my life, from about 8-13 years old when I watched Dirty Dancing almost daily.  I reenacted the dances in my living room and wore white keds just like Baby.   708 more words

Know Your Audience Before You Open Your Mouth

The Theatre Royal in Plymouth is a clumsy concrete and glass structure which lacks the charm and romance of the more historical theatres such as the Alhambra in Bradford but to be fair it’s played host to a number of excellent touring productions over the years including Wicked, Cats and the Lion King. 349 more words


The Day I Danced with God

Psalm 139:1-4 (NIV) “Oh Lord, You have searched me and You know me. You know when I sit and when I rise; You perceive my thoughts from afar. 1,078 more words


"Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights" (2004)


Director: Guy Ferland

Stars: Diego Luna, Romola Garai, John Slattery

What’s the word for a reunion that happens before a cast formally meets? 831 more words