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Frank's Movie Log

My life at the movies.

Dirty Dancing

1987 | United States | 100 min | More...
A still from Dirty Dancing (1987)
  • Watched on B-: 4 stars (out of 5)
    on Sat Aug 21, 2021 via Vudu

    Not the dance musical I expected. Instead, it proffers a coming-of-age drama closer to The Karate Kid than West Side Story. It’s shot with a male gaze and even features even a training montage. Great sense of atmosphere and good chemistry between Swayze and Grey.