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Heavenly Bodies (1984)

A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score.

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Samantha Blair
Richard Rebiere ...
Steve
Walter George Alton ...
Jack Pearson
Laura Henry ...
Debbie Martin
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Joel Blair
Patricia Idlette ...
KC
Pam Henry ...
Patty
Linda Sorensen ...
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Reiner Schwarz ...
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Cec Linder ...
Walter Matheson
Micki Moore ...
T.V. Reporter
Sean Sullivan ...
Real Estate Salesman
Mac Bradden ...
Nick
Michael Tait ...
Mr. Howard
Murray Westgate ...
Coach Hudson
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A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score. Written by Kevin Thom <kthom@chat.carleton.ca>

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A Fúria da Dança  »

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This was Stuart Stone 's first film. See more »

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[top] When the women inspect their soon-to-become new studio. See more »

Crazy Credits

Alternate takes of workout sequences at the Heavenly Bodies club are shown over the end credits. See more »

Connections

References Never Cry Wolf (1983) See more »

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Out Of Control
Performed by The Tubes with Fee Waybill
Produced by Richie Zito and Arthur Barrow
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19 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I thought it was enjoyable. People are judging it a little harshly, I don't think it was meant to be Shakespeare exactly. It might have worked better as a t.v. movie, but still, I thought it was a fun little drama and got some smiles out of it. They could have used a little more variety in the soundtrack--I think we hear several repeats of about four songs--but it was capitalizing on the then-dawning workout craze, and that's what you might expect. They could have done some more character development. We should have seen some more conversations or in other ways gotten to know more about the characters. It really plays a lot like a workout tape itself, it's more about the club than the people...but it's not worse than some other movies which have gotten more praise.


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