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Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)

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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 ... See full summary »

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Janey Glenn
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Jeff Malene
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Lynne Stone
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Zach Glenn
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Maggie Malene
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Drew Boreman
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Natalie Sands
Margaret Howell ...
Mrs. Glenn
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Ira
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Mr. Malene
Kristi Somers ...
Rikki
Richard Blade ...
DTV Host
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J.P. Sands
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Colonel Glenn
Lee Arnone ...
Mrs. Lemsky
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Storyline

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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Getting into trouble is easy but getting out of it is all the fun! See more »

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12 April 1985 (USA)  »

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Dziewczyny chca sie bawic  »

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Kristi Somers was originally supposed to work only one day on this film. However, the director liked Somers as Rikki so much that a couple of additional scenes of Somers as Rikki were added into the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Janey, Lynne and Maggie are at the copy shop, Janey has a pink hair clip in her hair, when they're handing out the invites Maggie has it in her hair instead. See more »

Quotes

Drew: Mr. Sands, Drew Gorman. Gorman Enterprises. A pleasure to make your acquaintance.
J.P. Sands: [shaking hands] How do you do?
Drew: Oh fine. This is a beautiful party. Must have cost a bundle though.
J.P. Sands: Well, I'll probably recover.
Drew: Oh, I know you will. Natalie is worth every penny of it.
J.P. Sands: Yes, yes. Wonderful girl.
Drew: Oh, she's terrific.
J.P. Sands: Well, Mr. Gorman, it's certainly nice to see you.
Drew: It was a pleasure to meet you sir.
[they shake hands again]
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: I Spit on Your Grave: Part 2 (2013) See more »

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Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Performed by Deborah Galli with Tami Holbrook, Meredith Marshall
Written by Robert Hazard
Produced by Don Perry and Bob Summers
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Awesome movie!
31 January 2007 | by (London) – See all my reviews

Loved it- why had I not heard about this movie?! (my mate picked it up randomly in a sale!)

Big hair, leotards and leg warmers- dirty dancing meets fame, meets flash dance, meets many other cheesy 80s movies! I am now seeing SJP and Helen Hunt in a whole new light- they can dance! And Sarah Jessica Parker is HOT! Also, the soundtrack is brilliant...

Perfect for a night in with the girls with a bottle of wine!

If you haven't already BUY THIS MOVIE- you'll wanna see it more than once, and make sure all your friends see it too!

:-D


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