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Dance 'Til Dawn (1988)

TV Movie  |  Unrated  |   |  Comedy  |  23 October 1988 (USA)
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It's prom night and the kids of Hoover High will be having a night they will never forget. Popular girl Shelley ditches her prom and ends up spending the night with unpopular Dan; Popular ... See full summary »

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It's prom night and the kids of Hoover High will be having a night they will never forget. Popular girl Shelley ditches her prom and ends up spending the night with unpopular Dan; Popular guy Kevin goes out with nerdy Angela because he heard she was easy; Patrice continues to blame her boyfriend Roger for everything that doesn't go the way she wants it to. The adults also have there problems to contend with: Nancy and Larry must find out a way to patch up their marriage or get a divorce; Jack spends the night tracking down his son Dan to find out why he didn't go to the prom; and overprotective Ed and Ruth keep tabs on their daughter Angela throughout the night. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

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Dancing 'Til Dawn  »

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Alyssa Milano and Chris Young dated shortly while filming, according to Milano. She said that they later drifted apart. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Lefcourt: You are Jack Lefcourt's boy, and the acorn doesn't fall far from the tree!
Dan: That's right, Dad. I'm an acorn.
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Great 80s fun
6 July 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Many TV stars from the 1980s show up in this movie about a senior prom and the various problems happening to the different characters. Kelsey Grammer is a hoot as Tracey Gold's overprotective father, as is Edie McClurg as his wife. Brian Bloom plays a sleazeball very well. If you were in high school during the 80s, especially, you'll get a kick out of this cute little film.


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