Directors: Emile Ardolino
Cast: Max Kellerman: Jack Weston; Johnny Castle: Patrick Swayze; Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman: Jennifer Grey; Penny Johnson: Cynthia Rhodes; Dr. Jake Houseman: Jerry Orbach; Marjorie Houseman: Kelly Bishop; Stan: Wayne Knight; Billy Kostecki: Neal Jones; Lisa Houseman: Jane Brucker; Neil Kellerman: Lonny Price; Robbie Gould: Max Cantor; Tito Suarez: Charles ‘Honi’ Coles; Magician: ‘Cousin Brucie’ Morrow; Mrs. Schumacher: Paula Trueman; Mr. Schumacher: Alvin Myerovich
Taglines: Have The Time Of Your Life
First dance. First love. The time of your life.
Dancing to the beat of their hearts.
Storyline: Set in the summer of 1963, the sensual movie tells the story of Frances “Baby” Houseman (Jennifer Grey), an innocent, advantaged seventeen-year-old girl who spends the summer with her family at a resort hotel in the Catskill Mountains. She meets Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze), a handsome dance instructor experienced in matters of love and sex. Influenced by Rhythm and Blues and the seductive movements of Johnny’s dirty dancing, she instantly falls for him and takes wonderful lessons in dance and love.