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Dance 'Til Dawn (1988)

TV Movie  -   -  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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teenager | 1980s

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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 »

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"Red Hot" Ruth Strull: Hey, I remember you! Look, Ed, it's the weenie!
Ed "Wild Man" Strull: Hey, Weenie, how's it going?
Dr. Lefcourt: I'm a doctor now. It's *Dr.* Weenie - I mean, Dr. Lefcourt.
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Ah, 80s nostalgia.
13 April 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A group of typical 80s teens worry about their prom on that very special night. Great fun for those of us who grew up in the 1980s. This film is exceptionally notable for its roster of future stars such as Christina Applegate, Alyssa Milano, Kelsey Grammer, Tracey Gold, etc.


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