Tag: Patrick Swayze

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: August 27, 1987

Let us return to a time when la vida seemed a little less loca....

Books, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: “Dirty Dancing: A Celebration”

For almost 80 years, Kirkus Reviews has served as the industry bible for bookstore buyers, librarians, and ordinary readers alike. Now...

AM Gold: 1963

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 8

And just like that, 1963 is in our rear-view mirrors. But before we speed ahead to '64 let's fire up the old transistor radio and check out...

Popdose Roundtable, Theatre

Popdose Roundtable: A Musical “Ghost” Haunts Broadway

There was no immediate warning about whether audience members in the first five rows might be spattered with stray bits of clay, but on...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Franke Previte

Franke Previte wrote "(I've Had) The Time of My Life" and sang "Sweetheart." He discusses his life and career with Rob Smith in the latest...

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Film, Listmania

Listmania: Top 10 Kick-Ass Movies

We've collected our top 10 favorite movies that are guaranteed to kick your ass. Bring your large soda and popcorn along as we count them...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar”

While you were mourning Patrick Swayze's death with a Ghost/Road House/Dirty Dancing marathon, Kelly Stitzel was doing...

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Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Random Road Movie Edition

Waldorf: "He's doing it! He's writing about road movies!" Statler: "Amazing!" Waldorf: "Astounding!" Statler: "Boooor-ing!" ...

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The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “The Beast”

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, you are well aware of Patrick Swayze’s battle with pancreatic...