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Baby Speaks! A 'Dirty Dancing' Rewind

by David Weiner 9:02 AM PDT, August 23, 2012
Playing Baby Speaks! A 'Dirty Dancing' Rewind

Nobody puts Baby in a corner! Dirty Dancing opened in theaters 25 years ago this week, and in celebration we've got a vintage interview with Baby herself, Jennifer Grey!

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From Patrick Swayze's smooth moves to its hit soundtrack and quotable lines, Dirty Dancing may have started a bit slow out of the gate at the box office back in the dog days of summer '87, but it soon became a word-of-mouth hit and a pop culture phenomenon, making it the No. 1 home video rental of 1988.

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Watch our video as Jennifer talks about her struggles with the film's choreography, her chemistry with former Red Dawn co-star Swayze – and what her hopes were for the film's legacy…

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