Alex Owens is a female dynamo: steel worker by day, exotic dancer by night. Her dream is to get into a real dance company, though, and with encouragement from her boss/boyfriend, she may get her chance. The city of Pittsburgh co-stars. What a feeling! Written by
Stewart M. Clamen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Every day, she works in a man's world. Every night, she dances through the universe that is her dream.
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Did You Know?
was Jennifer Beals
' body double for the dancing scenes. Jahan was kept hidden from the press because the filmmakers did not want to ruin the illusion. Alex's leap through the air in the audition scene was done by gymnast Sharon Shapiro
and the break-dancing was done by Crazy Legs
. Jahan appeared in the music video for "Maniac". See more
In the opening scene when Alex stops to pet the kitten while on her bicycle going to work, she has a construction helmet on the back of her bicycle. A few seconds later, as she descends down the hill, the helmet is not there. See more
I'll bring him a doggy bag if you'll have dinner with me.
I told you, I don't think it's a good idea to go out with the boss.
OK. Have it your way. You're fired. I'll pick you up tomorrow at eight.
Performed by Donna Summer
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Music and Lyrics by Pete Bellotte
and Sylvester Levay
Produced by Giorgio Moroder
and Pete Bellotte See more