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Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2010
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 7 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Pittsburgh DVD Flashdance
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Pittsburgh
Call Number  DVD Flashdance
Carnegie Library of Homestead AV DVD Flas
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Collection  AV
Call Number  DVD Flas
North Versailles Public Library DVD NVDVD 2365
Location  North Versailles Public Library
Collection  DVD
Call Number  NVDVD 2365
Northland Public Library Audio Video Musical FLASHDANCE (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Audio Video
Call Number  Musical FLASHDANCE (DVD)
Sewickley Public Library AV - DVDs DVD FLA
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Collection  AV - DVDs
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Collection  Videos
Jennifer Beals stars as Alex Owens, a Pittsburgh steel-mill welder by day, and bar dancer by night. Harboring dreams of a career in ballet, she is given financial support in this endeavor by her boss Nick Hurley (Michael Nouri) and moral support by demanding but big-hearted instructor Hanna Long (Lilia Skala). The film's signature scene is, of course, Alex's water-drenched dance audition, largely performed in long shot by her dance double Marine Jahan. Essentially an old-fashioned backstage yarn, Flashdance was given a contemporary spin by its pulsating, musical score featuring the Oscar-winning Best Song, Flashdance...What a Feeling, (music by Giorgio Moroder, lyrics by Keith Forsey and Irene Cara). ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
Additional Information
Subjects Dancers -- Drama.
Dance -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Hollywood, Calif. :Paramount Pictures,2010
Edition Special collector's ed., Widescreen.
Contributors Lyne, Adrian, director.
Simpson, Don, 1945-1996, producer.
Bruckheimer, Jerry, producer.
Hedley, Tom, screenwriter.
Eszterhas, Joe, screenwriter.
Beals, Jennifer, actor.
Nouri, Michael, actor.
Bauer, Belinda, actor.
Skala, Lilia, actor.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, production company, publisher.
Polygram Pictures, production company.
Participants/Performers Jennifer Beals, Michael Nouri, Belinda Bauer, Lilia Skala.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Don Peterman ; music, Giorgio Moroder.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language English
In English, French, Portuguese or Spanish, with English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983.
Special features: The history of Flashdance; The look of Flashdance; Flashdance: music and songs; Flashdance: the choreography; releasing the Flashdance phenomenon; teaser trailer; theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround, mono.
Description 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1415755914
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