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.
The famous line, "Nobody puts Baby in the corner." is also the title of a Fall Out Boy song, from their 2005 album "From under the Cork Tree".
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 ...
When Johnny approaches Baby after he dances "Do You Love Me," he asks his cousin what Baby is doing there. She answers, "I carried a watermelon." In the next shot, while Johnny is walking away, she mouths the words but there's no sound. In the shot immediately after, she says the line again.
DEM 335,283 (West Germany) (15 October 1987)
$63,952,836 (USA) (12 October 1997)