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Heavenly Bodies (1984)

A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score.

Director:

Lawrence Dane

Writers:

Lawrence Dane (screenplay), Ron Base (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cynthia Dale ... Samantha Blair
Richard Rebiere Richard Rebiere ... Steve
Walter George Alton ... Jack Pearson
Laura Henry Laura Henry ... Debbie Martin
Stuart Stone ... Joel Blair
Patricia Idlette Patricia Idlette ... KC
Pam Henry Pam Henry ... Patty
Linda Sorensen ... T.V. Producer
Reiner Schwarz Reiner Schwarz ... T.V. Director
Cec Linder ... Walter Matheson
Micki Moore ... T.V. Reporter
Sean Sullivan ... Real Estate Salesman
Mac Bradden Mac Bradden ... Nick
Michael Tait Michael Tait ... Mr. Howard
Murray Westgate Murray Westgate ... Coach Hudson
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Storyline

A small "Dance-ercize" studio fights for its existence against the unscrupulous owner of a rival club. The conflict boils down to a "Dance Marathon" to settle the score. Written by Kevin Thom <kthom@chat.carleton.ca>

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She's reaching for the top, with everything she's got. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Fúria da Dança See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,114,635, 3 February 1985

Gross USA:

$1,839,623
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This was Stuart Stone 's first film. See more »

Goofs

[top] When the women inspect their soon-to-become new studio. See more »

Crazy Credits

Alternate takes of workout sequences at the Heavenly Bodies club are shown over the end credits. See more »

Connections

References Star 80 (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Love Always Wins
Performed by Joe La Mont
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A real feel-good movie
23 February 2003 | by DaysFan79See all my reviews

A real, feel-good movie. A movie that one may like to watch when they are feeling sad. But make no mistake, one may also like watching this because it's just a great movie all around. One of my personal favorites! This came out in the wake of 'Flashdance' which was very successful. However, I think this one is much better. I think we can all relate to this in some way as it is about following your dreams with a touch of romance added in. It's a cute yet low-budget Canadian film, but they make it work anyway. The ending is classic and this is one film that is truly unique in every sense of the word. The actors were good, the music is good, the story is good. I can't say how much I love this movie! This is one worth checking out. If you enjoy cheesy yet lovable movies like Girls Just Want To Have Fun or Teen Witch, this is one for you!


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