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Dirty Dancing Lives On Forever at the Mountain Lake Lodge

Here’s a getaway perfect for that one friend of yours that continues to make jokes about putting Baby in the corner even though you have asked them repeatedly to stop.

We Knew It Would Be Bad, But Did You Think the Dirty Dancing Remake Would Be This Bad?

There’s bad, there’s so bad it’s good, there’s so bad it’s gone past good and back to bad, there’s excruciating white heat on genitals, there’s eyeball rupturing, and then there’s the Dirty Dancing remake that aired on ABC last night. Wow, just wow. The entire idea of this needless update seemed to be to hit all of…

How Dirty Dare They How Dirty Dare They

How many layers of ersatz must a piece of culture be wrapped in before it buckles under the weight of its own falsity? Would you believe two? It’s true. The proof is on the soundtrack to ABC’s Dirty Dancing remake, which is airing next week and already has received scathing reviews (Variety’s Sonya Sariya calls it, “a…

ABC's Dirty Dancing Has Its First Nightmare Trailer

Once again, Debra Messing is delivering a painful reminder that ABC is releasing a three-hour, made-for-TV remake of Dirty Dancing. The new trailer includes a corny voiceover explaining that this was one of the most “beloved dance movies of all time” then provides about 20 more seconds of footage in which that movie…

ABC Appears to Have Put Baby in a Corner ABC Appears to Have Put Baby in a Corner

The first images of the upcoming Dirty Dancing remake that no one asked for but ABC is aggressively delivering anyway were released this week, and they look a lot like what you’d expect a 2017 made-for-TV production of a 1987 movie about the ‘60s to look like. This can roughly be described as something out of a…

Original Baby Jennifer Grey Won't Join Cast Of ABC's Dirty Dancing Remake Original Baby Jennifer Grey Won't Join Cast Of ABC's Dirty Dancing Remake

Nobody puts Jennifer Grey in a Dirty Dancing remake (sorry, it was low-hanging fruit). Although she was offered a role in ABC’s upcoming television movie, she respectfully declined.

Dirty Dancing Remake Starring Abigail Breslin Marches Determinedly Toward TV  Dirty Dancing Remake Starring Abigail Breslin Marches Determinedly Toward TV 

You might think Dirty Dancing’s status as a beloved classic would ensure nobody dares to remake it, but you would be wrong and also you maybe haven’t been paying attention to the entertainment industry for the last decade: ABC is getting close to green-lighting a TV remake featuring Abigail Breslin.

Watch Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth Try the Dirty Dancing Lift Watch Kate McKinnon and Chris Hemsworth Try the Dirty Dancing Lift

In this promo clip, SNL's Kate McKinnon says she's always fantasized about recreating the lift from Dirty Dancing. THOR, who's hosting this Saturday, helps fulfill those dreams in the weirdest way possible.

This Kid Just NAILS Your Favorite Dance Scene From Dirty Dancing This Kid Just NAILS Your Favorite Dance Scene From Dirty Dancing

Are you having the time of your life right now? If not, you should just go on ahead and click play on the video above, because this tiny tot nailing every goddamn move of the final scene from that movie where Patrick Swayze had amazing moves/the best mullet is going to give you life. (Unless you are actually suffering…

The Final Dirty Dancing Scene without Music Is So Very Awkward The Final Dirty Dancing Scene without Music Is So Very Awkward

I'd be willing to wager that the most iconic part of the extremely iconic final dance scene in Dirty Dancing is Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes' "Time of My Life." So what happens when strip the scene of its very essence? Well, very squeaky shoes and very awkward panting.

Jennifer Grey Was Still Reeling From Infamous Matthew Broderick Car Crash On the 1987 Red Carpet for Dirty Dancing Jennifer Grey Was Still Reeling From Infamous Matthew Broderick Car Crash On the 1987 Red Carpet for Dirty Dancing

In honor of the upcoming 25th anniversary of Dirty Dancing, low-fat dairy product company Skinny Cow is screening the film in venues across the country with star Jennifer Grey in tow.

Now Your Chance to Live Out Dirty Dancing Is Gone Forever Now Your Chance to Live Out Dirty Dancing Is Gone Forever

A hotel in the Catskills that inspired Dirty Dancing has burned down despite the best efforts of 43 fire companies and some 300 firefighters to save a little piece of cinematic history. Though the movie was filmed mostly in North Carolina, Brown's Hotel in the city of Loch Sheldrake inspired the story of a girl…

Sylvia Robinson Dead At 76 Sylvia Robinson Dead At 76

You may know Sylvia Robinson as "Little Sylvia." Or as one half of the duo "Mickey & Sylvia," who sang "Love Is Strange," which was a hit in 1957 — and again in 1987, as part of the Dirty Dancing soundtrack. But she also — along with her husband, Joe — founded Sugar Hill Records in 1979 and released the hip hop…

Dirty Dancing Game Is Coming To Facebook Dirty Dancing Game Is Coming To Facebook

Dirty Dancing has one of the most popular Facebook fan pages, and now Lionsgate is capitalizing on this by launching an online game based on the film. We were hoping for a virtual Johnny who could repeatedly perform lifts, pummel Robbie, and pull Baby from corners, but the studio is going with an interactive…

Enthusiastic Cops In Trouble For Dirty Dancing At Parade Enthusiastic Cops In Trouble For Dirty Dancing At Parade

Some NYPD officers were caught on video dirty dancing with revelers at last weekend's West Indian Day Parade. Their moves have sparked controversy.

How To Say "Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner" In German How To Say "Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner" In German

Will this alleged "reboot" of Dirty Dancing include the iconic line, "Nobody puts Baby in the corner?" All we know is that were it to be made in German, the line would translate to, "My baby belongs to me. Is this clear?"

Jezebel Event: Watch Dirty Dancing At Our Place Jezebel Event: Watch Dirty Dancing At Our Place

Hey, remember that awesome movie you used to watch all the time on basic cable and smuggled VHS tapes, and then you grew up and realized it also happened to have a strong female lead, a ridiculously hot sex scene, and pro-choice values? We do too! And we're excited to invite you to watch it with us on Monday, August 8…

A Tribute To The Singular Masculinity Of Patrick Swayze A Tribute To The Singular Masculinity Of Patrick Swayze

Patrick Swayze, who died a year ago today, had "incredible masculinity, real guy energy," said the choreographer of Dirty Dancing. His brother said he taught him to be a man. But Swayze's version of masculinity was always more complex.

Dirty Dancing Is The Greatest Movie Of All Time Dirty Dancing Is The Greatest Movie Of All Time

The greatness of Dirty Dancing was not lost on me in my near-daily viewings as a child and preteen, re-enacting every dance with my sister. What I learned a little later: it's a great, brave movie for women.

America's Got Talent... For Pole Dancing America's Got Talent... For Pole Dancing

New York's Pole-Ite Girls, known for pole dancing on the subway, have been invited to compete on America's Got Talent. Whatever your thoughts on pole dancing, judging from this video, their talent lies in wiggling next to a pole. [Gothamist]

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