Dirty Dancing

(1987)

Overview

Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.

  1. Eleanor Bergstein

    Writer

  2. Emile Ardolino

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jennifer Grey

    Jennifer Grey

    Frances "Baby" Houseman

  2. Patrick Swayze

    Patrick Swayze

    Johnny Castle

  3. Jerry Orbach

    Jerry Orbach

    Dr. Jake Houseman

  4. Cynthia Rhodes

    Cynthia Rhodes

    Penny Johnson

  5. Jack Weston

    Jack Weston

    Max Kellerman

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 17, 1987
    PG-13
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • August 21, 1987
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • September 8, 1997
    PG-13
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • May 8, 2007
    PG-13
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue $213,893,795.00

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