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...


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...


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...


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...


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!" ...


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...