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Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)

PG-13  |   |  Romance, Drama  |  27 February 2004 (USA)
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In November 1958, the American teenager Katey Miller moves with her parents and her younger sister to Havana. Her father is an executive of Ford expatriated to Cuba, and Katey is an ... See full summary »

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Troubador (as Donato)
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In November 1958, the American teenager Katey Miller moves with her parents and her younger sister to Havana. Her father is an executive of Ford expatriated to Cuba, and Katey is an excellent high school senior student that misses her friends. The family is lodged in a fancy hotel, where Katey accidentally meets the local teenage waiter Javier Suarez. Later she sees Javier dancing in a public square and they become friends, but he is fired from the hotel because her acquaintances have seen them together. Katey invites Javier to participate of a Latin Ballroom Contest in the local Palace club to help him to raise some money, and she secretly meets him in the La Rosa Negra nightclub for rehearsals. Later they fall in love for each other in times of revolution. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Have the time of your life... all over again. See more »

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Romance | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for sensuality | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,811,325 (USA) (27 February 2004)

Gross:

$131,416 (South Africa) (29 October 2004)
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Writer Peter Sagal (story) is the same Peter Sagal who hosts the National Public Radio program "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!" The script is loosely based on an earlier screenplay that Sagal had written as an original story, not as a Dirty Dancing sequel. See more »

Goofs

When Mrs. Miller is talking to Katey about her relationship with James, Katey's sleeve changes from on her shoulder to off and back. See more »

Quotes

Javier Suarez: [about Batista leaving] I can't believe it's real.
Katey Miller: Don't you wanna be out there celebrating?
Javier Suarez: No, I wanna be right here with you.
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Referenced in Brickleberry: Miracle Lake (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Descarga Negra
Written by Lester Mendez
Performed by Lester Mendez
Published by EMI Blackwood Music Inc. o/b/o Apollinaire Music
Courtesy of 100 Fuegos Productions
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This is awesome
21 November 2004 | by (Washington) – See all my reviews

I absolutely LOVED this movie. Deigo Luna was so hot! This was not as good as the first, but considering it wasn't really a sequel but more like a completely different movie I thought it was awesome. The acting was good, the dancing awesome, and the soundtrack even better. I loved the dance they did at the Palace and I would recommend this movie to anyone and everyone. Both the lead actors are new and I hope that we will be seeing a lot more of each of them. This is a sweet story of an interacial relationship in Cuba where the white girl from America falls in love with the sexy Cuban pool boy! They are so awesome together and it was a wonderful movie. With the sexy dancing and the sexy music and the typical(but good) storyline this is the perfect movie to watch anytime!

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