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to cry at the end of dirty dancing?

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stuffitunderthebed Sun 17-Jun-12 19:54:12

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LadyKooKoo Sun 17-Jun-12 19:55:29

Me too smile

ErikNorseman Sun 17-Jun-12 19:56:48

YAnbu!

sensuallettuce Sun 17-Jun-12 19:56:49

YANBU

JamieandTheOlympicTorch Sun 17-Jun-12 19:58:20

Me too. I think it's especially poignant because Patrcik Swayze died prematurely.

It is a fairly crap film though - great but crap

SofaKingOld Sun 17-Jun-12 19:58:59

YANBU

Me too. Dh has just gone hmm and told DS 'it's a bird thing'. I still get butterflies when they do the jump at the end smile.

ohdarcy Sun 17-Jun-12 19:59:17

I have no idea how many times i have seen this film and it still makes me swoooooooon

Tuppence2 Sun 17-Jun-12 20:08:18

YANBU at all!
Today was the first time I've watched since Patrick Swayze died, and the first time I've cried! Although I started at the point where he jumps off the stage and dances down the aisle by himself! I never really fancied him until now either!
Although what did spring to mind, was that all my friends and I used to practise the dance routines in the playground back in primary school. It now seems slightly inappropriate, looking back blush

MWB22 Sun 17-Jun-12 20:16:59

I cry every time, but do find the film unsatisfying as they don't get together in the end! I like my sap to fit the formula! Endings that are happily ever after, not the start of a new life.

smogwod Sun 17-Jun-12 20:19:19

No definitely YANBU. Gets me every time!

StrawberrytallCAKE Sun 17-Jun-12 20:19:19

YANBU

I did the same tuppence

stuffitunderthebed Sun 17-Jun-12 21:08:32

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WhitesandsofLuskentyre Sun 17-Jun-12 21:11:09

YA totally NBU - see my post at 20:13!

whydoialwaysgetitwrong Sun 17-Jun-12 21:16:46

I love this film,I always wish there was more, so we can see them living together happilly ever after.

MrsHelsBels74 Sun 17-Jun-12 21:19:17

How does everyone know they don't end up together? Am I missing something?

Sparklingbrook Sun 17-Jun-12 21:20:54

What is wrong with everybody? Stop crying at that awful film. grin

LeQueen Sun 17-Jun-12 21:23:02

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stuffitunderthebed Sun 17-Jun-12 21:24:39

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Sparklingbrook Sun 17-Jun-12 21:25:39

Dance instructor from holiday camp takes virginity of young girl. Do we ever find out how old she was supposed to be?

CelstialNavigation Sun 17-Jun-12 21:27:15

If they did not end up together, one has to hope her future sexual partners were not a disappointment after the rather high standards that had been set.

Sparklingbrook Sun 17-Jun-12 21:28:40

I am no film buff. I love St Elmo's Fire and About Last Night. blush

besmirchedandbewildered Sun 17-Jun-12 21:29:18

sparkling she must be 17/18 because she's going to university after the summer ("Mount Holyoke in the Fall", to be precise)

It pains me to reveal I remember it in that level of detail blush

MrsHelsBels74 Sun 17-Jun-12 21:30:16

Doesn't she say at the beginning she's 17?

Sparklingbrook Sun 17-Jun-12 21:32:24

Mmm that makes it slightly better. grin

stuffitunderthebed Sun 17-Jun-12 21:35:36

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