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Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)

Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular ... See full summary »

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A musical coming of age story set during the 80's.

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Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular couple, Janey and Lynne are determined to audition. The only problem is that Janey's father doesn't approve of that kind of thing. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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Life will be serious soon enough. But for now... See more »

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Comedy | Music | Romance

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12 April 1985 (USA)  »

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Dziewczyny chca sie bawic  »

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$6,326,051 (USA) (23 May 1985)
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Trivia

Janey (Sarah Jessica Parker) mentions Captain Kirk. Morgan Woodward appears in this movie [as Natalie's (Holly Gagnier's) father], and has also appeared in Star Trek: The Omega Glory (1968) and Star Trek: Dagger of the Mind (1966). See more »

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When Jeff and his dad are at the dining room table, and his dad is asking him, "Can you win this thing?" the top of the sugar container is alternately on/off between shots. See more »

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Zach Glenn: We have met the enemy and she has B.O.
Janey: Zach!
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Hail to the Chief
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Written by James Sanderson
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The best of cheesy 80's flics!
28 June 1999 | by (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie - I've seen it probably a hundred times. Besides the all-star cast of Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt, Shannen Doherty and Jonathan Silverman - it's just a fun movie! The dancing is good - the music is fun! I just love it!!!


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