Can you believe it has been nearly 30 years since the classic love story “Dirty Dancing” first hit the big screen.
The now iconic movie starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey was originally a low-budget with no major stars in it. After its launch, people instantly fell in love with it and Dirty Dancing became a massive box office hit.
Believe it or not, it was the first film to It was the first film to sell more than a million copies on VHS.
Not only that, the soundtrack to Dirty Dancing generated two multi-platinum albums and multiple singles, including “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life”, which won both the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Song, and a Grammy Award for best duet.
Below is a list of 12 facts you probably never knew about the movie.
Can you believe it has been 30 years since the release of the classic movie Top Gun?
The movie was based around the Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School where the best of the best train to improve their elite flying skills. When hotshot fighter pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) goes to the school, his reckless attitude and cocky demeanor put him at odds with the other pilots. The main rival he comes across is of course Iceman (Val Kilmer). But Maverick isn’t only competing to be the top fighter pilot, he’s also fighting for the attention of his beautiful flight instructor, Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis). Yes we all loved Kelly!
There were very few boys who watched this movie who didn’t at one point wish they were a fighter jet pilot.
But how much do you remember about Top Gun? This little quiz has been designed to test your knowledge.
Good luck Goose!
But for those of you eager to not be alone on the holiday that couples dominate, let us help you out – we can tell you who your TV valentine will be this year, and then if you’re still single by February 14th then you can curl up on the sofa with your fictional valentine and your favourite snacks. Sounds ideal, personally…
Should you spend the day in the strong, protective arms of Luke Cage?
Or maybe you’ll be spending it being serenaded by Lucious Lyon from Empire?
The little test below has been put together to test your spelling skills.
You will be shown a series of words with letters missing. Below each word will be a number of multiple choice options showing various spellings for the word. All you need to do is to select the word with the correct spelling from the options.
If you manage to get them all correct, go ahead and share your scores on Facebook.