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In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'

August 19, 2012, 1:47 pm
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • 'Dirty Dancing' was about a teenage girl's romance with her dance instructor. It was released in the August, 1987.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • American actors Patrick Swayze (1952 - 2009) and Jennifer Grey were the actors in the film 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey enjoy a post-coital moment in the film 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • 'Dirty Dancing' was made with relatively unknown faces, thus its huge success surprised trade pundits.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • American actor Patrick Swayze, right, and his wife Lisa Niemi, left, are interviewed by the media during a party for the premiere of his film 'Dirty Dancing' in August 1987 in New York City, New York.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'

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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze attend the premiere of 'Dirty Dancing' at the Gemini Theater on August 17, 1987 in New York City.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Patrick Swayze poses for a photo at a party for the premiere of his film 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Jennifer Gray poses for a photo at a party for the premiere of her film 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey, costars of director Emile Ardolino's film 'Dirty Dancing,' embrace in front of a curtain at the Academy Awards, Los Angeles, California.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Songwriters Franke Previte, John DeNicola and Donald Markowitz hold their Best Song Oscars for 'Dirty Dancing' at the Academy Awards April 11, 1988 in Los Angeles.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Actress Jennifer Grey attends the kick-off event for the Skinny Cow celebration tour of the 25th anniversary of 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Kendra Spann photographs the cove used for practicing 'the lift' from the movie 'Dirty Dancing'.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Guests attend the kick-off event for the Skinny Cow celebration tour of the 25th anniversary of Dirty Dancing with Jennifer Grey at Best Buy Theater on May 22, 2012 in New York City.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • Guests attend the kick-off event for the Skinny Cow celebration tour of the 25th anniversary of 'Dirty Dancing' with Jennifer Grey at Best Buy Theater on May 22, 2012 in New York City.
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  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'
  • In pics: Celebrating 25 years of Hollywood blockbuster 'Dirty Dancing'