PG-13 | | Drama, Music, Romance
Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle.
Although many people assumed Patrick Swayze was a physical fitness fanatic, in reality he smoked 60 cigarettes a day and struggled with alcoholism throughout his life.
Radio disc jockey:
Hi, everybody, this is your Cousin Brucie. Whoa! Our summer romances are in full bloom, and everybody, but everybody's in love. So cousins, here's a great song from The Four Seasons.
Baby: That was the summer of 1963 - when everybody called me Baby, and it...
In the scene where Johnny is teaching Baby how to dance on a log of wood over a river, the safety mats for the actors are visible on the river bed for a quick second.
$3,900,000 23 August 1987